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Jolson, Al 1886-1950

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Yes sir, that's my baby : the golden years of Tin Pan Alley, 1920-1929 ( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1921 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 734 libraries worldwide
Come, Josephine in my flying machine : inventions and topics in popular songs 1910-1929 ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1924 and 2007 in Undetermined and English and held by 481 libraries worldwide
The vintage Berlin by Irving Berlin( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Rhapsody in blue the story of George Gershwin by George Gershwin( visu )
12 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Biographical film about George Gershwin; his rise from music hall pianist to revered composer
American popular music : from minstrelsy to MTV by Larry Starr( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
The history of American popular music provides crucial insights into the establishment of a distinctively American culture. Authors Larry Starr and Christopher Waterman examine popular music in the United States from its beginnings to the end of the 20th century, furthering our understanding of the relationship between music, culture, and social identity. Using well-chosen examples, insightful, up-to-date commentaries, and an engaging writing style, American Popular Music: From Minstrelsy to MTV poses such questions as: Why do people make and listen to music? What do they want from it? What does it give them? Numerous listening examples (corresponding to the 2-CD package that accompanies the text) prompt readers to listen closely to popular music and to learn about its history and the people and institutions that have produced it. American Popular Music: From Minstrelsy to MTV integrates detailed discussions of particular popular songs and recordings with a thoughtful consideration of the broader historical and cultural context. Other distinctive features include a rich illustration program, strong pedagogy including numerous boxed inserts, inclusion of earlier American popular music, and well-organized listening charts with lyrics. Themes such as the multicultural roots of popular styles, the development of musical technology, and the operations and strategies of the music industry unify the text. This book is an ideal text for courses in American Studies, Cultural Studies, Popular Culture, and Music. Its accessible style and warm tone will captivate students and other readers, encouraging them to become more critically aware listeners of popular music [Publisher description]
Hallelujah I'm a bum ( visu )
7 editions published between 1933 and 2002 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
For Bumper, life is just a bowl of cherries. Living in New York City's Central Park, the happy-go-lucky hobo king spends his time singing and enjoying himself without a care in the world. But when he rescues a beautiful amnesiac from a park lake, his cares suddenly increase. Not only has he fallen in love with the pretty blonde, but he has also discovered she's the missing sweetheart of Bumper's good buddy, the Mayor of New York. Can a whimsical tramp compete with his playboy pal for the heart of their lady fair?
Rose of Washington Square ( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Rose Sargent dreams of being a star but can only find work singing in dive bars and speakeasies. When she meets the handsome charmer Bart Clinton the two instantly fall in love. But he's a gambler and a con artist who seems to always wiggle his way in and out of trouble. While singing at her friend Ted Cotter's party. Rose is discovered by a top agent and her life and career take off towards stardom. Rose quickly realizes she must choose which life and love she wants more
The Andrews Sisters 50th anniversary collection by Andrews Sisters( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
The Rodgers and Hammerstein collection by Richard Rodgers( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Billboard pop memories, the 1920s ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Al Jolson by Al Jolson( Sound Recording )
23 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Recording contains parts of various songs including "Alexander's Ragtime Band", "I've got the moon in my pocket", "Dancing cheek to cheek", and "Ida", sung by Jolson and other unidentified vocalists
The great war : an American musical fantasy ( file )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Monarchs of minstrelsy : historic recordings by the stars of the minstrel stage ( file )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
1916 : the country found them ready ( file )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
The anthology, 1931-1968 by Mills Brothers( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Shalom : music of the Jewish people ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and Hebrew and held by 109 libraries worldwide
More songs for sleepless nights ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in German and English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition. Songs of World Wars I & II by Sam M Lewis( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1918 in Undetermined and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The Jolson story by Larry Parks( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
La vie du célèbre chanteur de jazz Al Jolson
The jazz singer ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A Jewish cantor's son breaks with his family to become a popular music singer
 
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Alternative Names
AL JOLSON
Al Jolson American entertainer, actor, and singer
Al Jolson Amerikaans acteur
Al Jolson amerikai énekes
Al Jolson cantante e compositore statunitense
Al Jolson chanteur et acteur
Al Jolson pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat
Al Jolson US-amerikanischer Sänger und Entertainer
Jolie.
Jolie 1886-1950
Jollson, Al
Jolson.
Jolson, ... 1886-1950
Jolson, Al d. 1950
Jolson, Al m. 1950
Yoelson, Asa.
Yoelson, Asa 1886-1950
Эл Джолсон
אל ג'ולסון
אל ג'ולסון שחקן אמריקאי
ברינג, לו.
ג'ולסון, אל 1886-1950
יואלסון, אסא
על דזשאלסאן
آل جولسون
آل جولسون بازیگر و خواننده آمریکایی
알 졸슨
アル・ジョルソン
艾爾·喬遜
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English (156)
German (1)
Hebrew (1)
Spanish (1)
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