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Elling, Kurt

Overview
Works: 161 works in 420 publications in 4 languages and 5,589 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Live sound recordings  Songs  Popular music  Christmas music  Cover versions  Musical settings  Jazz vocals  Christmas films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Vocalist, Arranger, Composer, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Signer, Producer
Classifications: M1366.E4385, 782.42165
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kurt Elling
Christmas In New York by Renée Fleming( Recording )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a busy 2014, which included a performance of the national anthem at the Super Bowl, acclaimed soprano Renee Fleming releases her first ever holiday album. Included are appearances from Paul Simon, Alison Krauss, and more
Nightmoves by Kurt Elling( )

15 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"****1/2 out of five ... one of the few post-Baby Boom hardcore jazz artists who can live up to the term original."--Downbeat
Dedicated to you : Kurt Elling sings the music of Coltrane and Hartman : in concert from Lincoln Center's American songbook series by Kurt Elling( Recording )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Elling's mission here is not to imitate but to interpret a famed one-time coupling of talent, something he has done with respect, yet integrity."--Downbeat
Upward spiral by Branford Marsalis Quartet( Recording )

12 editions published in 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saxophonist Branford Marsalis and leading jazz vocalist Kurt Elling collaborate on a full album for the first time. Included are songs made famous by a broad range of artists including Nat King Cole, Abbey Lincoln, Sting, and more
The gate by Kurt Elling( Recording )

22 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired interpretations of songs by the Beatles, Herbie Hancock, Stevie Wonder, Joe Jackson, King Crimson, and more. Bob Mintzer of the Yellowjackets, John Patitucci, and Lenny Castro guest
Flirting with twilight by Kurt Elling( )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live in Chicago by Kurt Elling( )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man in the air by Kurt Elling( Recording )

19 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elling's vocals are brilliant on this 12-track 2003 recording that's sure to keep his devoted fans happy with both his sound and direction. Beautiful tunes like Resolution and A Secret I are more than enough to keep your ears perked for a long listen
This time it's love by Kurt Elling( )

17 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Time It's Love features love songs by the great jazz vocalist Kurt Elling. The most notable song on this album is the extremely passionate love tune Freddie's Yen For Jen
The messenger by Kurt Elling( )

18 editions published in 1997 in 5 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1619 Broadway : the Brill Building project by Kurt Elling( Recording )

8 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With 1619 Broadway The Brill Building Project, Kurt Elling honors the legendary location that the London Telegraph called 'the most important generator of popular songs in the Western world.' The 11-track collection features renditions of classic songs that came out of the Brill Building
Beautiful life by Jimmy Greene( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close your eyes by Kurt Elling( )

14 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rockin' in rhythm : a tribute to Duke Ellington by John Pizzarelli( Recording )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and German and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... A showcase work ... highly enjoyable ..."--Jazz Review
Passion world by Kurt Elling( Recording )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kurt Elling's most worldly album to date, as he casts his net far and wide, from Brazil to Ireland, Germany to Spain, Scotland to Cuba to Iceland. And it is indeed all about passions, the forces that shake our souls. The result is an album vibrant with diversity and variety, and at the same time a single-minded celebration of what makes us all human. In terms of its conceptual scope and its breadth of influences, this is the most ambitious project yet from the preeminent jazz male vocalist
Double exposure by John Pizzarelli( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leaves of grass by Fred Hersch Ensemble( Recording )

4 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Note of hope : [a celebration of Woody Guthrie] : a collaboration in words and music by Woody Guthrie( Recording )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Club Nocturne by Yellowjackets (Musical group)( Recording )

4 editions published in 1998 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legends of jazz with Ramsey Lewis : showcase( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live performances from the TV series Legends of jazz
 
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Alternative Names
Elling, Kurt August 1967-

Kurt Elling American jazz singer and songwriter

Kurt Elling Amerikaans zanger

Kurt Elling amerikansk sångare och musiker

Kurt Elling amerikansk sanger og musiker

Kurt Elling amerikansk songar og musikar

Kurt Elling cantante statunitense

Kurt Elling chanteur de jazz

Kurt Elling US-amerikanischer Jazzsänger

Эллинг, Курт

קורט אלינג

קורט אלינג זמר אמריקאי

کورت الینگ موسیقی‌دان و خواننده آمریکایی

カート・エリング

庫特·艾靈

Languages
English (139)

German (7)

French (2)

Dutch (2)

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