WorldCat Identities

Blake, Eubie 1887-1983

Overview
Works: 854 works in 1,196 publications in 1 language and 10,406 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Jazz  Original cast recordings  Music  History  Filmed interviews  Live sound recordings  Silent films  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Performer, Interviewee, Composer, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Arranger, Commentator, Lyricist, Actor, Dedicatee
Classifications: M1366.M37, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eubie Blake
Hallelujah( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Infused with spirituals, folk songs, blues, and jazz, Hallelujah follows the fortunes of Zeke, a poor cotton farmer. Love, loss, passion, redemption, make this cinematic milestone the first all-black feature from a major studio
Sissle & Blake's Shuffle along [an archival re-creation of the 1921 production, featuring members of the original cast] by Eubie Blake( Recording )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1921 musical comedy, Shuffle Along, was a soaringly successful Broadway show. Contained inside this show are songs that would eventually become staples in the repertoire, such as I'm Just Wild About Harry; and Love Will Find A Way. This musical also served a civil purpose. As an all black musical, the show desegregated theaters all across the country
Portrait of the artist as a young man 1923-1934 by Louis Armstrong( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest ragtime of the century( Recording )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2003 and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

35 song hits by great Black songwriters( )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The African American cinema II the scar of shame (1926) and Sissle and Blake (1923)( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sissle and Blake : a short filmed in Lee De Forest's New York studio with his sound-on-film process in 1923, four years before Hollywood began to experiment with sound. Pianist Eubie Blake and Noble Sissle perform their jazz composition "Affectionate Dan" and a jazzed-up spiritual
Memories of you by Eubie Blake( Recording )

26 editions published between 1930 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A definitive collection of music from the most prominent pianist of 19th century ragtime
Amtrak blues by Alberta Hunter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eighty-six years of Eubie Blake by Eubie Blake( Recording )

5 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benny Goodman Sextet featuring Charlie Christian, 1939-41 by Benny Goodman Sextet( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eubie! a new musical revue by Eubie Blake( Recording )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From these roots a review of the "Harlem Renaissance" by William Greaves( Visual )

9 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses still photographs and filmed sequences to recreate the social and political climate of the Harlem renaissance--a period of great artistic and cultural activity in the 1920's which had, and still has, a profound influence on Black American art and self-awareness and life-style
From spirituals to swing( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close enough for love by Shirley Horn( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marsalis standard time by Wynton Marsalis( Recording )

and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annees folles (Les)( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clifford Brown with strings by Clifford Brown( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American classic, Eubie Blake by Eubie Blake( Recording )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to Eubie Blake( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1983 episode of Tony Brown's Journal is a tribute to Eubie Blake and includes performance footage and interviews
The big black boom on the great white way( Visual )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Brown meets with producers Ken Harper and Melvin Van Peebles and composer/arrangers Eubie Blake and Harold Wheeler to discuss the history and success of the Black musical on Broadway
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Hallelujah
Alternative Names
Blake, James Hubert.

Blake, James Hubert 1883-1983

Blake, James Hubert, 1887-1983

Eubie Blake pianista e compositore statunitense

Eubie Blake US-amerikanischer Pianist und Komponist

Iacobus Hubertus Blake

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Languages
English (79)

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