WorldCat Identities

Tharpe, Rosetta 1915-1973

Overview
Works: 442 works in 663 publications in 2 languages and 5,478 library holdings
Genres: Music  Hymns  Blues (Music)  Rhythm and blues music  Gospel music  Spirituals (Songs)  Blues-rock music  Popular music  Rock music  Contemporary Christian music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Lyricist, Arranger, Vocalist
Classifications: M1630.18, 782.42166
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Rosetta Tharpe, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Rosetta Tharpe
The ladies sing the blues by View Video ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historic filmed performances of women blues singers from 1929 through the 1950's. Singers are Bessie Smith, Ethel Waters, Billie Holiday, Ida Cole, Sister Rosetta Tharp, Connee Boswell, Dinah Washington, Ruth Brown, Lena Horne, Sarah Vaughn, Helen Humes and Peggy Lee. Includes background information on the singers as well as the performances
Brighten the corner where you are black and white urban hymnody by Chas. H Gabriel ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Male voices with orchestra accompaniment
American roots music ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great gospel women ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1993 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gospel train by Rosetta Tharpe ( Recording )
32 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Goodbye, Babylon ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American folk-blues festival the British tours 1963-1966 by Muddy Waters (McKinley Morganfield) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of performances in England by blues legends
From spirituals to swing ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The gospel of the blues by Rosetta Tharpe ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essential women in blues ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Warming by the Devil's fire a film by Charles Burnett ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How sweet it was the sights and sounds of gospel's golden age ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A best of the best compilation covering a span of over 40 years. Compiled by gospel music expert Anthony Heilbut, this exciting multi-faceted package offers great film of gospel icons, filmed in the 1960s, as well as many all-time classic music tracks from the 1940s-1960s on the accompanying CD. Also includes booklet with biographical notes and photos
The original soul sister by Rosetta Tharpe ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great gospel women ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shout, sister, shout! a tribute to Sister Rosetta Tharpe by Rosetta Tharpe ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Last track is an audio/video clip recorded in the early 1960s from TV Gospel Time. Remaining tracks are modern day performances of songs previously performed and released by Sister Rosetta Tharpe
Together through life by Bob Dylan ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob Dylan's follow-up to the 2006 album Modern Times
Harlem roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Features four key band leaders: Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Cab Calloway and Lucky Millinder. These orchestras represent the cream of the crop. Here we see the swinging blues of Count Basie, the multidimensional beauty of Duke Ellington's compositions, the gospel inflected strains of Sister Rosetta Tharpe singing with Lucky Millinder and the high spirited rhythms of master showman Cab Calloway"--Container
Gospel warriors ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sorry but I can't take you women's railroad blues ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sister Rosetta Tharpe complete recorded works in chronological order by Rosetta Tharpe ( )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Nubin, Rosetta
Nubin, Rosetta 1915-1973
Nubin, Rosetta ca 1915-1973
Rosetta Tharpe
Sister Rosetta ca. 1915?-1973
Tharp, Rosetta 1915-1973
Tharp, Rosetta ca 1915-1973
Tharpe, Rosetta 1915-1973
Tharpe, Rosetta ca 1915-1973
Tharpe, Rosetta d. 1973
Tharpe, Rosetta Sister
Tharpe, Sister Rosetta
Tharpe Sister Rosetta 1915-1973
Tharpe, Sister Rosetta ca. 1915?-1973
Thorp, Rosetta
Thorp, Rosetta 1915-1973
Thorp, Rosetta ca 1915-1973
Languages
English (77)
German (1)
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