WorldCat Identities

Hammond, John 1910-1987

Overview
Works: 85 works in 149 publications in 2 languages and 4,292 library holdings
Genres: Discographies  Bio-bibliography  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Jazz  Encyclopedias  Blues (Music)  Popular music  Folk music  Live sound recordings 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Performer, Commentator, Production personnel, Composer, Narrator, Speaker, Editor
Classifications: ML102.J3, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Hammond
Bessie Smith : the collection by Bessie Smith( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The encyclopedia of jazz by Leonard Feather( Book )

11 editions published between 1960 and 1984 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Over 2000 biographies, over 200 photographs."
Bob Dylan by Bob Dylan( Recording )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Dylan is the debut album by the American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, released in March 1962 on Columbia Records. It features two original compositions, the rest being old folk standards, and was produced by Columbia's legendary talent scout John H. Hammond, who signed Dylan to the label
We shall overcome : the complete Carnegie Hall concert : historic recording of June 8, 1963 by Pete Seeger( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billie Holiday : the ultimate collection by Billie Holiday( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Billie Holiday The Ultimate Collection DVD features "rare TV and film performances, an especially rare radio interview with Mike Wallace, an audio-only rehearsal session with pianist Jimmy Rowles, audio interviews with friends and fellow musicians, an interactive timeline and an evocative photo-document gallery featuring hundreds of images, from rare photos to personal letters, plus Lady Day's complete recording history for major record companies. Performance highlights include three from 1956's Stars Of Jazz TV that are seen here for the first time since their original broadcast, Holiday's first appearance on film, Duke Ellington's "Saddest tale," and the classic "Fine and mellow" with Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins, and other jazz greats"--Container
From spirituals to swing( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solo flight : the genius of Charlie Christian by Charlie Christian( Recording )

1 edition published in 1972 and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taxation of business corporations in New York state by John Hammond( Book )

7 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original recordings by Billie Holiday( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
John Hammond : from Bessie Smith to Bruce Springsteen( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Few people outside the music industry knew his name, but John Hammond - though not a professional musician - exerted a greater influence on America's cultural life than most performers. Hammond was probably the greatest American talent scout since P.T. Barnum. But his instincts were fueled less by profit than by the belief that music could and should be a catalyst for social change
Rhythm is our business by Jimmie Lunceford( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
John Hammond's Spirituals to swing : 30th anniversary concert, 1967( Recording )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amazing grace : the complete recordings by Aretha Franklin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded over two days at Los Angeles' New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, AMAZING GRACE finds Franklin backed by her studio band and joined by a choir led by family friend and gospel icon James Cleveland
The new yearbook of jazz by Leonard Feather( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kansas City nights by Buck Clayton( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Aretha : from these roots by Aretha Franklin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography of the legendary rhythm and blues singer, from her Detroit childhood to her meteoric breakthrough success, along with motherhood, romance, faith, hard work, and inspiration
From Spirituals to swing : [Carnegie Hall concerts, 1938/39]( Recording )

3 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can't you hear the wind howl? : the life and music of Robert Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth documentary on the mysterious life of bluesman Robert Johnson
Too marvelous for words : the Basie bunch by Count Basie( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From spirituals to swing : the legendary 1938 & 1939 Carnegie Hall concerts produced by John Hammond by John Hammond( Recording )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Hammond, John Henry.

Hammond John Henry 1910-1987

Hammond John Henry jr 1910-1987

John H. Hammond americký hudební producent

John H. Hammond Amerikaans muzikant (1910-1987)

John H. Hammond amerikai zenei producer, polgárjogi aktivista, zenekritikus, 1910-87

John H. Hammond amerikansk musikar

John H. Hammond amerikansk musiker

John H. Hammond produttore discografico, musicista e critico musicale statunitense

John Hammond

John Hammond amerikkalainen tuottaja ja musiikkikriitikko

John Hammond US-amerikanischer Plattenproduzent, Musiker und Musikkritiker

Хэммонд, Джон Генри

ג'ון האמונד

ג'ון האמונד מוזיקאי אמריקאי

جان هموند موسیقی‌دان آمریکایی

ジョン・ハモンド

ハモンド, ジョン

约翰·哈蒙德

Languages
English (89)

Dutch (1)

Covers
The producer : [John Hammond and the soul of American music]