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Higgins, Billy

Overview
Works: 909 works in 3,040 publications in 5 languages and 22,292 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Free jazz  Alternate takes (Sound recordings)  Blues (Music)  Popular music  Jazz vocals  Saxophone music (Jazz)  History  Live sound recordings  Bop (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Author, Lyricist, Musician, Singer, Other, Proofreader, sde, 1yr
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Billy Higgins
Publications by Billy Higgins
Publications by Billy Higgins, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Billy Higgins
The shape of jazz to come by Ornette Coleman( file )
40 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,041 libraries worldwide
" ... It's the entire album, which still has such freshness: it spills all over your idea of what jazz is but makes inherent sense, cohering with the like-mindedness of a suite"--
The sidewinder by Lee Morgan( Sound Recording )
58 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 758 libraries worldwide
Enth.: The sidewinder. Totem pole. Gary's notebook. Boy, what a night. Hocus-pocus
Go! by Dexter Gordon( Sound Recording )
47 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 653 libraries worldwide
Wish by Joshua Redman( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 378 libraries worldwide
Change of the century by Ornette Coleman( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 1959 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Search for the new land by Lee Morgan( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Takin' off by Herbie Hancock( Sound Recording )
46 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Let freedom ring by Jackie McLean( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 306 libraries worldwide
Through the eyes and words of John Adams, the political and economic forces which culminated in the Declaration of Independence are revealed
The other side of Round midnight by Dexter Gordon( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 285 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
Works for me by John Scofield( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Something else!!! : the music of Ornette Coleman by Ornette Coleman( Sound Recording )
32 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Beauty is a rare thing : the complete Atlantic recordings by Ornette Coleman( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 263 libraries worldwide
"Contains the entirety of Ornette Coleman's recorded output for the Atlantic label, including the contents of the following albums: The shape of jazz to come; Change of the century; This is our music; Free jazz; Ornette!; Ornette on tenor; The art of the improvisers; Twins; To whom who keeps a record"--Container
Cornbread by Lee Morgan( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Gettin' around by Dexter Gordon( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Heart of gold by Ellis Marsalis( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Louis Armstrong and King Oliver by Louis Armstrong( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Mirrormirror by Joe Henderson( file )
23 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Landscape by Art Pepper( file )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Round midnight by Berliner Philharmoniker( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in German and held by 1 library 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
 
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Alternative Names
Billy Higgins americký bubeník
Billy Higgins Amerikaans jazzmuzikant (1936-2001)
Billy Higgins amerikansk musikar
Billy Higgins amerikansk musiker
Billy Higgins amerykański perkusista jazzowy
Billy Higgins batterista statunitense
Billy Higgins batteur américain
Billy Higgins US-amerikanischer Jazz-Schlagzeuger
Higgins, Bill
Билли Хиггинс
بيلي هيغينز عازف جاز من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية
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Languages
English (60)
German (16)
French (2)
Spanish (2)
Dutch (1)
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