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Jones, Quincy 1933-

Overview
Works: 2,050 works in 4,046 publications in 6 languages and 50,901 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Music  Television programs 
Subject Headings: Composers 
Roles: Author, Performer, Conductor, Arranger, Composer, Producer, Narrator, Interviewee, Commentator, Author of introduction, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Host, Singer, Musician, Speaker, Actor, Adapter, Director, msd, Editor, Interviewer, Recording engineer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Quincy Jones
Publications by Quincy Jones
Most widely held works by Quincy Jones
Roots by Alex Haley( visu )
18 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 3,221 libraries worldwide
A black American's search for his family roots, covering over 100 years of American history from the Old South through the era of Reconstruction
The color purple by Alice Walker( visu )
46 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 3,004 libraries worldwide
The heart-wrenching story of a young black girl in the early 20th century who's forced into a brutal marriage and separated from her sister
Truman Capote's In cold blood by Richard,; 1912- ; Blake, Robert,; 1933- ; Wilson, Scott,; 1942- ; Forsythe, John,; 1918- ; Capote, Truman,; 1924- ; In cold blood. Columbia Pictures. ; Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm) Brooks( visu )
5 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and held by 1,409 libraries worldwide
A hard hitting docu-drama about two ex-cons who ruthlessly murder a Kansas family in 1959 in order to steal their non-existent stash of money
In the heat of the night by Norman Jewison( visu )
34 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,404 libraries worldwide
A small town Southern sheriff finds himself in an uneasy alliance with a big-city black homicide detective as they investigate a murder
The history of rock 'n' roll ( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,115 libraries worldwide
This ten episode documentary covers rock 'n' roll history from its humble beginnings in the '50s to Lollapalooza in the '90s. A kaleidoscope of musical memories, it features interviews with stars from Little Richard to Bono, as they recall the sound and songs that changed their lives. There are vintage clips examining: early stars during rock's first golden age, the turmoil of the British Invasion, the incandescent birth of soul, the death of the folk troubadour as Dylan went electric, the rise and fall of the counterculture, guitar heroes forever, the split personality of the 70s, the rise of punk, and the reinvention of rock to encompass MTV and festival mania in the 90s. Includes classic footage, concert performances, complete songs, and stars galore
Clark by Clark Terry( file )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 915 libraries worldwide
The pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet( visu )
6 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and held by 854 libraries worldwide
A long time ago, Sol Nazerman was a professor. He had a wife, children. Then the Germans came. Sol survived the concentration camp, his family did not. Now, as the pawnbroker in a shop owned by a racketeer, he grows increasingly bitter and callous, withdrawing still further from the world around him. His eager assistant Jesus looks to him as both a teacher and a father figure, but Sol eschews involvement or compassion. This detachment leads to a tragedy, which awakens Sol's humanity, wherein he can finally acknowledge his burden of grief and guilt
Fantasia Fantasia 2000 ( visu )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 843 libraries worldwide
Fantasia 2000: The sequel to the classic 1940 film Fantasia, presents a new selection of animated scenes set to classical music. Pieces include: Symphony No. 5 by Ludwig van Beethoven, Pines of Rome by Ottorino Respighi, Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin, Piano Concerto No. 2, Allegro, Opus 102 by Dmitri Shostakovich, Carnival of the Animals, Finale, by Camille Saint-Saëns, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, Pomp and Circumstance - Marches 1, 2, 3 and 4 by Sir Edward Elgar, and Firebird Suite - 1919 Version, by Igor Stravinsky
A great day in Harlem ( visu )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 733 libraries worldwide
A great day in Harlem tells the story of Art Kane's famous 1958 group photograph of the jazz greats of the period. Includes home movie footage of that day of the musicians arriving and greeting each other the morning of the shoot. Also includes conversations with musicians and archival performance footage
Off the wall by Michael Jackson( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 689 libraries worldwide
Introducing the world to the adult Michael Jackson, Off the Wall showcases some of his most soulful material. Includes the single Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough, along with previously unreleased demos
The Italian job by Troy Kennedy Martin( visu )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
Fresh from prison, Charlie begins to work on a heist that will either set him up for life - or send him up forever. Charlie and his unruly lot of thieves take on the mob, the police and the gridlocked traffic of Turin to rob a heavily armed shipment of gold bullion
On the shoulders of giants. [an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance] by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar( Computer File )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar examines some of the leading political and cultural figures of the Harlem Renaissance--including Marcus Garvey, W.E.B. Du Bois, Quincy Jones, Herbie Hancock, Langston Hughes, and many more
The two nations of black America ( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 627 libraries worldwide
There is a growing economic divide in black America. Today, America's black middle class is the largest in its history, yet roughly one-third of black America continues to live in poverty. This film measures the economic and social success of the civil rights movement and the gap between middle class and poor African-Americans through interviews with noted Afro-Americans and historical film footage
On the shoulders of giants. an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar( Computer File )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
Listen as jazz critic Stanley Crouch describes the Roaring Twenties and Kareeem discusses how jazz influenced his life
Get rich or die tryin' by 50 Cent( visu )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
A rap superhero is encased in muscular flesh like armor, his face is an impassive mask, he reaches out to destroy his enemies with his unique talent. Marcus is a gangster who breaks from his youthful life of crime to triumph as a rapper. Marcus's girlfriend helps him pull free the wires holding his jaw shut when he's recovered from being shot in the face. He even has a moment when a razor blade is thrown into his cell and is encouraged to kill himself. Instead, the self-reliant gangster uses it to carve his rhymes into the walls
Back on the block by Quincy Jones( Sound Recording )
32 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 535 libraries worldwide
Quincy Jones made his debut on his own label with his most extravagant, most star-studded, most brilliantly sequenced pop album to date. This album continues to impress and influence people to this date
Rhapsodies in black music and words from the Harlem Renaissance ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
"The only collection in existence documenting the music, art and literature of the new negro of the Harlem Renaissance featuring digitally restored original recordings as well as new readings of renaissance literature plus a book containing rare previously unpublished photos, artwork and writings."
Thriller by Michael Jackson( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 441 libraries worldwide
The album is a true ambassador of what pop music can be. Jackson whoops and dances through a suite of unforgettable melodies that should be danced to with a smile on your face. This album was originally released in 1982
They call me Mister Tibbs! by Gordon Douglas( visu )
6 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
A San Francisco prostitute is found murdered, and an anonymous phone call implicates Lt. Tibbs' friend and popular political activist, the Rev. Logan Sharpe
Out-of-towners by Arthur Hiller( visu )
5 editions published between 1969 and 2003 in English and held by 430 libraries worldwide
Jack Lemmon and Sandy Dennis are perfectly matched as the hapless Kellermans of Twin Oaks, Ohio, in Neil Simon's tumultuous comedy hit. The top candidate for a prestigious promotion at his company's corporate headquarters in New York City, George (Lemmon), accompanied by his wife Gwen (Dennis), is all set to take a bite out of The Big Apple -- only to quickly discover that The Big Apple can bite back! Their dream trip to the big city turns into a nightmare of diverted flights, forfeited reservations, missed trains, sinister strangers, paralyzing strikes, lost luggage ... and uproarious laughs for all who experience this hilarious screen classic, directed by Arthur Hiller ("The Hospital," "Silver Streak," "The In-Laws"). Beware the man in the black cape!
 
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Alternative Names
Jones, Delight Quincy jun. 1933-
Jones Jr. , Quincy Delight
Jones, Quincy D.
Jones, Quincy D. 1933-
Jones, Quincy Delight 1933-
Jones, Quincy Delight Jr
Jones Quincy Delight Jr 1933-....
Jones, Quincy Delight jun. 1933-
Quincey Jones
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