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Donaldson, Walter 1893-1947

Overview
Works: 1,608 works in 3,998 publications in 6 languages and 10,852 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Documentary films  Records and correspondence  Jazz  Interviews  Portraits  Bop (Music) 
Roles: Author, Composer, Lyricist, Performer, Musician, Arranger
Classifications: PN1995.9.M86, 781.65
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Most widely held works by Walter Donaldson
The great Ziegfeld by Robert Z Leonard( Visual )

6 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of theatrical impresario Florenz Ziegfeld, whose show business empire begins when he stage-manages a tour for a strongman. With almost no money in the bank, he charms European stage star Anna Held to headline his "Follies". From 1907, Ziegfeld stages annual editions of Broadway's most fabulous revue. Eventually, Ziegfeld abandons Anna in favor of other beauties. Ziegfeld comes to realize that his new romance with Follies-girl Audrey Dane, is all wrong, settling instead for good-natured actress Billie Burke. Bankrupted by the Depression, Ziegfeld dies as he plans a spectacular comeback
Bix Beiderbecke by Bix Beiderbecke( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Body and soul by Coleman Hawkins( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "Kansas City" sessions by Lester Young( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great musician comes out for an overflow of classic performances
The complete Capitol recordings by Art Tatum( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My blue heaven( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular husband-and-wife entertainer team, making their move from radio to television, believe their lives will be complete when they can start a family. When they decide to adopt, they face problems and disappointments and are ultimately rewarded with an overabundance of babies
The complete Aladdin recordings of Lester Young by Lester Young( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This two-disc set contains every item that Lester Young recorded for Aladdin including the rare 1942 trio session with Nat Cole and a 1946 Helen Humes date, from which comes a newly discovered instrumental"--Container
The birth of swing by Benny Goodman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bix Beiderbecke and the Chicago cornets by Bix Beiderbecke( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Walkin' by Miles Davis All Stars( Recording )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The undeniable strength and conviction present in Miles Davis' performance on Walkin', underscores the urgency and passion with which he would rightfully reclaim his status as a primary architect of bop
The Walter Donaldson songbook by Walter Donaldson( )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whoopee by Walter Donaldson( Recording )

5 editions published between 1929 and 1978 in English and German and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quintessential Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love at the movies by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra( )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red by John Stevens( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vocal selections from Whoopee! : a musical comedy by Walter Donaldson( )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Count Basie by Count Basie( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My blue heaven : fox-trot ballad by Walter Donaldson( )

48 editions published between 1926 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of the State Theatre collection of cinema scores and parts, mainly used for silent movies, but including musical materials associated with talking pictures ca. 1900-1950, used by the State Theatre and various film distribution companies throughout Australia. Some items include performance annotations
I can't help it by Betty Carter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whoopee!( Visual )

7 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scrawny hypochondriac moves West for his health and soon becomes tangled up in some of the locals' romantic antics
 
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The great Ziegfeld
Alternative Names
Donaldow, Walter 1893-1947

Donaldson.

Donaldson & Kahn

Donaldson 1893-1947

Donaldson, W.

Donaldson, W. 1893-1947

Donaldson, W. (Walter), 1893-1947

Walter Donaldson amerikansk komponist og pianist

Walter Donaldson amerikansk kompositör och pianist

Walter Donaldson componist

Walter Donaldson compositeur américain

Walter Donaldson compositore statunitense

Walter Donaldson US-amerikanischer Komponist

Уолтер Дональдсон

ウォルター・ドナルドソン

華特·唐納森

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The Walter Donaldson songbook