WorldCat Identities

Hammond, John 1910-1987

Overview
Works: 95 works in 184 publications in 2 languages and 4,263 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Blues (Music)  Popular music  Folk music  Autobiographies  Live sound recordings  Discographies  Bio-bibliography 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Performer, Production personnel, Commentator, Narrator, Composer, Editor, Speaker
Classifications: ML429.H26, 781.62
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 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new edition of the encyclopedia of jazz by Leonard Feather( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Dylan by Bob Dylan( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dylan's debut album which features two Dylan penned originals and several covers. The heavy influence of Woody Gutherie can be heard on the album, but it is the punk-like aggressivness to Dylan's singing and playing that set the folk singer apart
Billie Holiday : the ultimate collection by Billie Holiday( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 178 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 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1972 and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Dylan by Bob Dylan( Recording )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original recordings by Billie Holiday( Recording )

3 editions published in 1973 in Undetermined and English and held by 51 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 39 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 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amazing grace by Aretha Franklin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirituals to swing( Recording )

3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kansas City nights by Buck Clayton( )

1 edition published in 1974 and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
The new yearbook of jazz by Leonard Feather( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An award-winning documentary on the enigmatic bluesman Robert Johnson. Includes discography of Johnson recordings
Aretha Franklin : the first twelve sides by Aretha Franklin( Recording )

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

Too marvelous for words : the Basie bunch by Count Basie( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The producer : [John Hammond and the soul of American music]
Alternative Names
Hammond, John 1910-

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

約翰·哈蒙德

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