WorldCat Identities

Oliver, Sy

Overview
Works: 1,369 works in 1,852 publications in 1 language and 4,404 library holdings
Genres: Big band music  Jazz  Dance orchestra music  Swing (Music)  Trombone music (Jazz)  Jazz vocals  Juvenile works  Music 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Arranger, Vocalist, Composer, Singer, Instrumentalist, Director, Lyricist, Adapter
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Sy Oliver Publications about Sy Oliver
Publications by  Sy Oliver Publications by Sy Oliver
posthumous Publications by Sy Oliver, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Sy Oliver
Ella Fitzgerald Ken Burns jazz by Ella Fitzgerald ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hey, Mr. Spaceman ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of 12 songs about extraterrestrials
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 178 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."
Tommy Dorsey by Tommy Dorsey ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lunceford special by Jimmie Lunceford ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yes, indeed! by Tommy Dorsey ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I remember Tommy by Frank Sinatra ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1998 in English and held by 79 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 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yes indeed! by Tommy Dorsey ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1956 and 1982 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satchmo serenades by Louis Armstrong ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1952 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 61 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
The best of Tommy Dorsey by Tommy Dorsey ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1967 and 2000 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spotlight on-- Mel Torme by Mel Tormé ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lady sings by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satchmo serenades by Louis Armstrong ( )
3 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black legends of jazz ( )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of the Decca years. the composer by Louis Armstrong ( )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
That sentimental gentleman by Tommy Dorsey ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jimmie Lunceford by Jimmie Lunceford ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
Stomp it off by Jimmie Lunceford ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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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
Languages
English (69)