WorldCat Identities

Blake, Eubie 1887-1983

Overview
Works: 933 works in 1,383 publications in 1 language and 11,141 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Filmed interviews  Excerpts  Jazz  Jazz vocals  Original cast recordings  Musicals  Demo recordings  History 
Roles: Author, Performer, Interviewee, Composer, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Conductor, Commentator, Lyricist, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Actor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eubie Blake
Hallelujah( Visual )

2 editions published between 1929 and 2006 in English and held by 506 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 )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sissle and Blake sing Shuffle along by Eubie Blake( )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs from the musical; compiled from recordings Eubie Blake and Noble Sissle made for Blake's EBM record label in the 1970s, acetates of demo recordings by Sissle and Blake for a proposed Shuffle along of 1950 Broadway show, historic recordings [undated], and a piano roll medley
Portrait of the artist as a young man : 1923-1934 by Louis Armstrong( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest ragtime of the century( Recording )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in 3 languages 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 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memories of you by Eubie Blake( Recording )

27 editions published between 1930 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A definitive collection of music from the most prominent pianist of 19th century ragtime
Benny Goodman Sextet featuring Charlie Christian, 1939-41 by Benny Goodman Sextet( Recording )

2 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amtrak blues by Alberta Hunter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 175 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 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scar of shame: In no film was the racial theme more apparent than in this story about an ill-matched marriage between a black concert painist and a poor, lower class black woman. Secretly ashamed of her, the young man keeps his wife hidden from his socially-prominent middle-class mother. Despite the melodrama, it is a strong statement on the issues of class and the color caste system which existed within the African-American community. This was the first film of the Colored Players Film Corp. of Philadelphia
Eubie! : a new musical revue by Eubie Blake( Recording )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 163 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 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a narrated montage of b & w photos, chronicles the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920's through a description of its social and artistic leaders and major events
Alone at the Vanguard( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Hersch is one of the fine jazz pianists of his generation. Here, listeners are treated to a series of recordings from his 2010 visit to the Village Vanguard in New York City
Close enough for love by Shirley Horn( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big black boom on the great white way( Visual )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 140 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
A tribute to Eubie Blake( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1983 episode of Tony Brown's Journal is a tribute to Eubie Blake and includes performance footage and interviews
Music legends( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition features the thoughts and music of some of the world's most talented legendary entertainers, including Eubie Blake, Chuck Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Lionel Hampton and Charles Brown
Marsalis standard time by Wynton Marsalis( Recording )

and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to Eubie Blake, 1979( Visual )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1979 episode of Tony Brown's Journal is a tribute to Eubie Blake and includes performance footage and interviews
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Hallelujah
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35 song hits by great Black songwritersReminiscing with Noble Sissle and Eubie Blake
Alternative Names
Blake

Blake, Eubie, 1883-

Blake, Eubie, 1883-1983

Blake J.

Blake James Hubert

Blake, James Hubert 1883-1983

Blake, James Hubert, 1887-1983

Eubie Blake Amerikaans straatartiest (1887-1983)

Eubie Blake pianista e compositore statunitense

Eubie Blake US-amerikanischer Pianist und Komponist

Iacobus Hubertus Blake

Юби Блейк

Юбі Блейк

ユービー・ブレイク

尤比·布萊克

Languages
English (102)