WorldCat Identities

Oliver, Sy

Overview
Works: 1,456 works in 2,058 publications in 2 languages and 6,596 library holdings
Genres: Live sound recordings  Jazz  Big band music  Dance orchestra music  Swing (Music)  Trombone music (Jazz)  Jazz vocals  Popular music  Music  Juvenile works 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Arranger, Author, Singer, Composer, Instrumentalist, Director, Vocalist, Adapter, Lyricist
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sy Oliver
Ken Burns jazz the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Ella Fitzgerald Ken Burns jazz by Ella Fitzgerald( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of Preservation Hall Jazz Band by Preservation Hall Jazz Band( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yes, indeed! by Tommy Dorsey( Recording )

7 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tommy Dorsey by Tommy Dorsey( Recording )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last Decca years, 1949-1954 by Ella Fitzgerald( Recording )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final music Ella Fitzgerald recorded for the Decca label, featuring collaborations with Louis Armstrong and arranged by Sy Oliver, encompassed both jazz and popular music. Ranging from the light-hearted "Goody Goody" to the evocative "Angel Eyes", these sides display the incedible breadth of Ella's ability and illustrate why she would become widely known as the "Quintessenital jazz singer."
Hey, Mr. Spaceman( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 12 songs about extraterrestrials
Stomp it off by Jimmie Lunceford( Recording )

8 editions published in 1992 in Undetermined and English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satchmo serenades by Louis Armstrong( Recording )

14 editions published between 1952 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hey there! his 27 finest : 1949-1957 by Sammy Davis( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lunceford special by Jimmie Lunceford( Recording )

5 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dream band by Terry Gibbs( Recording )

1 edition published in 1986 and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I remember Tommy by Frank Sinatra( Recording )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and German and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's no business like show business the Ethel Merman collection by Ethel Merman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That sentimental gentleman by Tommy Dorsey( Recording )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris by Chris Connor( Recording )

7 editions published between 1953 and 2000 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fortuosity by Mills Brothers( Recording )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tribute to Dorsey by Tommy Dorsey( Recording )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome Matt by Matt Dennis( Recording )

7 editions published between 1959 and 1989 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first time by Count Basie Trio( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded, 22nd May 1974
 
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Audience level: 0.32 (from 0.19 for Hey, Mr. S ... to 1.00 for Oral histo ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Melvin "Sy" Oliver

Oliver, Melvin 1910-1988

Oliver, Melvin J. 1910-1988

Oliver, Melvin James

Oliver, Melvin James 1910-1988

Sy Oliver US-amerikanischer Jazztrompeter, Arrangeur, Komponist, Snger und Bandleader

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Languages
English (76)

German (2)