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Fleck, Béla 1958-

Overview
Works: 391 works in 911 publications in 5 languages and 18,553 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Folk music  Jazz  Bluegrass music  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Alternative country music  Country music  Celtic music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Composer, Arranger, Producer, Musician, Film editor, Commentator, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.G1273, FIC
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The graveyard book by Neil Gaiman( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 963 libraries worldwide
Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard
Perpetual motion by Béla Fleck( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 683 libraries worldwide
Renowned banjo virtuoso Bela Fleck tackles the classics with special guest appearances by Joshua Bell, Evelyn Glennie, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile and John Williams
Heartland : an Appalachian anthology ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
The impostor by Béla Fleck( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2013 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 478 libraries worldwide
The world's premiere banjo player, Bela Fleck, has always been one to stretch boundaries and explore new musical territory. On the new album, Bela gives world-premiere recordings of two original compositions: The Impostor; and Night Flight Over Water. The Impostor; is a concerto for banjo and orchestra, performed with the Nashville Symphony Orchestra and conductor, Giancarlo Guerrero. The recording is taken from live performances in Schermerhorn Symphony Center in Nashville
Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn by Abigail Washburn( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Although they have worked on each other's projects in the past, this album represents the first true musical coming together of banjo royalty. Together, Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn continue to take the instrument to new heights
Throw down your heart : tales from the acoustic planet by Béla Fleck( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Grammy award winner Bela Fleck chronicles his journey to Africa with a boundary-breaking musical adventure
The hidden land by Béla Fleck( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 433 libraries worldwide
The banjo virtuoso and his band mark a stripped-down explosive return to roots with the release of their eleventh album. The DVD features a film by Bleck and Sascha Paladino, LONG WAY HOME: A FLECKTONE JOURNEY
Down the old plank road : the Nashville sessions by Chieftains( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
Uncommon ritual by Edgar Meyer( file )
9 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Throw down your heart by Béla Fleck( visu )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Multiple Grammy-winner Béla Fleck travels to Uganda, Tanzania, the Gambia, and Mali searching for the roots of the banjo. Part road movie, part historical document, this fascinating film demonstrates the power of music and musicians to reach across cultural boundaries and the limitations of language to create an instant and abiding connection. Whether plaintive or pulsating, the infectious music in Throw Down Your Heart transports viewers into the heart of Fleck's personal journey
Rocket science by Béla Fleck( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2011 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
Groundbreaking banjoist, composer, and bandleader Bela Fleck has reconvened the original Flecktones for their first new album together in almost two decades. While all manner of genres come into play, the result is an impossible-to-pigeonhole sound that is utterly indescribable
The enchantment by Chick Corea( Sound Recording )
15 editions published in 2007 in 4 languages and held by 366 libraries worldwide
" ... stellar disc."--Billboard
Outbound by Béla Fleck( Sound Recording )
16 editions published in 2000 in 4 languages and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Give me the banjo by Steve Martin( visu )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
The banjo has been an emblem of American culture for centuries, yet few realize the instrument's complicated, checkered past. Narrated by Steve Martin and featuring such banjo masters as Pete Seeger, Earl Scruggs and Bela Fleck, goes beyond the stereotypes and delves into the musical odyssey of the banjo, from its African roots to the present day
Follow me down by Sarah Jarosz( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Sarah Jarosz continues to avoid a creative rut with her second album, which showcases her expansive and vital approach to acoustic music. Along with original songs, the album features a cover of the Radiohead track The Tourist as well as Bob Dylan's Ring Them Bells
The melody of rhythm : triple concerto & music for trio by Béla Fleck( Sound Recording )
11 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Banjo legend Bela Fleck, tabla genius Zakir Hussain, and double-bass master Edgar Meyer join forces for an album that fuses together Indian classical rhythms, American roots music melodies, and big-sky orchestral horizons
The bluegrass sessions : tales from the acoustic planet, volume 2 by Béla Fleck( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 290 libraries worldwide
The best of Edgar Meyer by Edgar Meyer( file )
4 editions published in 2007 in No Linguistic Content and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Jingle all the way by Béla Fleck( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 282 libraries worldwide
The first holiday album from Bela Fleck & the Flecktones is Christmas music as it's never been heard before, with unique tonal textures
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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Bela Fleck
Béla Fleck American banjo player
Béla Fleck americký banjista
Béla Fleck Amerikaans zanger
Béla Fleck interprete de banjo estadounidense
Béla Fleck joueur de banjo américain
Béla Fleck suonatore di banjo e compositore statunitense
Béla Fleck US-amerikanischer Banjo-Spieler
Fleck, Béla Anton Leos
بلا فلک
フレック, ベラ
ベラ・フレック
貝拉·佛萊克
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