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Hendricks, Jon 1921-

Overview
Works: 318 works in 570 publications in 3 languages and 6,120 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Music  History  Documentary television programs  Jazz 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer, Printer, Lyricist, ntr, Instrumentalist, Composer, Interviewee, Narrator, Actor, Correspondent
Classifications: ML3508, 781.65
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Most widely held works by Jon Hendricks
Blood on the fields by Wynton Marsalis ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vocalese by Manhattan Transfer (Musical group) ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz by Ken Burns ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By 1924 to 1928, jazz is everywhere in America and spreading abroad. For the first time, soloists and singers take center stage, transforming the music with their distinctive voices. This episode traces the careers of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Artie Shaw, Sidney Bechet, Bessie Smith, Earl Hines, Ethel Waters, Bix Beiderbecke, the first great white jazz artist and Benny Goodman, the son of Jewish immigrants
Jazz by Ken Burns ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Between 1945 and 1955 jazz splinters into different camps: cool and hot, East and West, traditional and modern. One by one, the big bands leave the road, but Duke Ellington keeps his band together, while Louis Armstrong puts together a small group, the "All-Stars." Promoter Norman Granz insists on equal treatment for every member of his integrated troupes on his Jazz at the Philharmonic Tours. Meanwhile, bebop musicians Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker are creating some of the most inventive jazz ever played but a devastating narcotics plague sweeps through the jazz community, ruining lives and changing the dynamics of performance. And a number of great performers including Miles Davis, Dave Brubeck, Gerry Mulligan, Thelonious Monk, Paul Desmond, Bille Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and John Lewis find new ways to bring new audiences to jazz
Jazz by Ken Burns ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the late 1930s, as the Great Depression deepens, jazz thrives. The saxophone emerges as an iconic instrument of the music; this segment introduces two of its masters, Coleman Hawkins and Lester Young. Young migrates to Kansas City, where a vibrant music scene is prospering with musicians such as trumpeter Harry "Sweets" Edison and drummers Jo Jones and Chick Webb. Out of this ferment emerges pianist Count Basie, who forms a band that epitomizes the Kansas City sound. Billie Holiday cuts recordings while other women musicians, including pianist Mary Lou Williams and singer Ella Fitzgerald emerge on the jazz scene. Benny Goodman holds the first-ever jazz concert at Carnegie Hall while Duke Ellington tours Europe
Sing a song of Basie by Hendricks & Ross (Musical group) Lambert ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tribute to Count Basie by Count Basie ( Visual )
in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Count Basie, with the assistance of others, performs works spanning his fifty year career in one of his last televised performances. Includes a biographical film tribute preceding the concert
Footprints by Karrin Allyson ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everybody's boppin' by Hendricks & Ross (Musical group) Lambert ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Underground by Thelonious Monk ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York, N.Y. and Jazz in the space age by George Russell ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amid the hard times of the Depression new dances, the Lindy Hop and Swing, caught on at the dance halls of New York even as the jobless lined the streets and drought ruined Midwest farms. Jazz, during 1929 through 1935, lifted the nation's spirit. Record sales boomed while Armstrong became a major entertainer as singer, trumpeter, band leader, radio and film performer. Ellington's elegance, compositions, brilliant band films and recordings created a huge following in America and abroad. This segment also visits the careers of Fletcher Henderson, Benny Goodman, Billy Rose, Chick Webb, Fats Waller, Art Tatum and the record producer, John Hammond
The standard by Take 6 (Musical group) ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anita O'Day sings the winners by Anita O'Day ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
Freddie Freeloader by Jon Hendricks ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No more blues by Susannah McCorkle ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young lions & old tigers by Dave Brubeck ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1995 in Undetermined and English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sweet home cookin' by Karrin Allyson ( )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antonio Carlos Jobim an all-star tribute ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From Brazil comes this musical tribute to Antonio Carlos Jobim (1927-1994), co-founder and leading composer of the Bossa Nova
Jazz by Ken Burns ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of 10 episodes tracing the history of Jazz from its roots in the African-American community of New Orleans to its heights and continuing presence
 
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Alternative Names
Hendricks, J.
Hendricks, J. (Jon), 1921-
Hendricks, John Carl, 1921-
John Hendricks
Languages
English (97)
Dutch (1)
German (1)
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