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Gordon, Dexter 1923-1990

Overview
Works: 1,309 works in 3,645 publications in 7 languages and 24,072 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Medical films (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Jazz  Concert films  Musical films  Big band music  Film noir  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Actor, Composer, Conductor, Singer, Narrator, Musician, Other, Creator, Interviewee, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Dexter Gordon
Publications by Dexter Gordon
Publications by Dexter Gordon, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Dexter Gordon
Awakenings by Penny Marshall( visu )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 1,242 libraries worldwide
Dr. Malcolm Sayer (Robin Williams) is a shy research physician who uses an experimental drug to "awaken" the catatonic victims of a rare disease. The awakening of the first patient proves a rebirth for the doctor, too, as the patient reveals life's simple but sweet pleasures to the introverted doctor. Encouraged by Leonard's stunning recovery, Sayer administers the drug to other patients
'Round midnight by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
37 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 962 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the friendship between an aging alcoholic jazz musician and a young French jazz fan. Inspired by the real-life friendship between jazz pianist Bud Powell and Francis Paudras
Ken Burns jazz : the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 776 libraries worldwide
Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Go! by Dexter Gordon( Sound Recording )
80 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 757 libraries worldwide
Our man in Paris by Dexter Gordon( Sound Recording )
70 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 601 libraries worldwide
Jazz in revolution : big bands in the 1940's by Harlan Leonard( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 481 libraries worldwide
Dexter Gordon live in '63 & '64 by Dexter Gordon( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in No Linguistic Content and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Features three concerts that highlight the bebop style of one of the most influential saxophonists in jazz history, with side musicians such as Art Taylor and Kenny Drew
Dexter calling-- by Dexter Gordon( Sound Recording )
35 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Takin' off by Herbie Hancock( Sound Recording )
57 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Jazz : the Smithsonian anthology ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Ballads by John Coltrane Quartet( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Doin' allright by Dexter Gordon( Sound Recording )
39 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 321 libraries worldwide
The other side of Round midnight by Dexter Gordon( Sound Recording )
29 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Round Midnight; Berangere's Nightmare #2; Call Sheet Blues; What is this thing called love; Tivoli; Society Red; As Time goes By; It's only a paper moon; Round Midnight
The best of Dexter Gordon by Dexter Gordon( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 300 libraries worldwide
A swingin' affair! by Frank Sinatra( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in No Linguistic Content and Undetermined and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Jazz icons ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Features unseen unique performances from four of the artistis in the second series of Jazz Icons
Setting the pace by Booker Ervin( file )
23 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 272 libraries worldwide
One flight up by Dexter Gordon( Sound Recording )
29 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Round midnight by Berliner Philharmoniker( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Instrumentation: - Full score - Alto Sax 1 - Alto Sax 2 - Tenor Sax 1 - Tenor Sax 2 - Baritone Sax - Trumpet 1 - Trumpet 2 - Trumpet 3 - Trumpet 4 - Trombone 1 - Trombone 2 - Trombone 3 - Trombone 4 - Guitar - Piano - Bass - Drums
Dexter Gordon : more than you know by Don McGlynn( visu )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Through interviews and performances, traces the career of tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon
 
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Alternative Names
Dexter Gordon Amerikaans componist (1923-1990)
Dexter Gordon amerikansk komponist
Dexter Gordon amerikansk kompositör
Dexter Gordon jazzman amerykański, saksofonista tenorowy
Dexter Gordon sassofonista statunitense
Dexter Gordon US-amerikanischer Tenorsaxophonist
Gordon, Dexter Keith 1923-1990
Long Tall Dexter 1923-1990
LTD 1923-1990
Гордон, Декстер
Декстер Гордон
דקסטר גורדון
دکستر گوردون آهنگساز آمریکایی
デクスター・ゴードン
德克斯特·戈登
Languages
English (150)
German (17)
French (12)
Dutch (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Spanish (1)
Danish (1)
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