WorldCat Identities

Atkins, Chet

Overview
Works: 1,053 works in 1,937 publications in 4 languages and 14,609 library holdings
Genres: Country music  Popular music  Biography  Drama  Rhythm and blues music  Juvenile works  Biographical television programs  Documentary television programs  Songs  Rock music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Arranger, Interviewee, Conductor, Musician, Producer, Adapter, Other, Lyricist, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Chet Atkins
Stroszek by Werner Herzog( Visual )

18 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruno Stroszek is released from prison and warned to stop drinking. He has few skills and fewer expectations: with a glockenspiel and an accordion, he ekes out a living as a street musician. He befriends Eva, a prostitute down on her luck. After they are harried and beaten by the thugs who have been Eva's pimps, they join Bruno's neighbor, Scheitz, an elderly eccentric, when he leaves Germany to live in Wisconsin. That winter on the barren prairie, Bruno works as a mechanic, Eva as a waitress. They buy a trailer. Then, bills mount, the bank threatens to repossess the trailer, Eva wants privacy, and the promise of a happy life deserts Bruno
Les Paul : chasing sound!( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guitar wizard, inventor, Les Paul tell his own rags-to-riches story. Includes interviews with B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Tony Bennett, Jeff Beck, Merle Haggard, Steve Miller and many more
Country music in the modern era : [1940s-1970s] by Eddy Arnold( Recording )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artists included Eddy arnold, Lefty Frizzell, Ray Price, Hank Snow, Kitty Wells, Ernest Tubb, Patsy Cline, Chet Atkins, Elvis Presley, Jim Reeves, Marty Robbins, Loretta Lynn, Johnny Cash, Buck Owens, Roger Miller, Merle Haggard, Dolly Parton, Kris Kristofferson
Rhythm country and blues by Willie Nelson( Recording )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country music and R & B singers team for duets
Elvis, the king of rock 'n' roll : the complete 50's masters by Elvis Presley( Recording )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 4 includes an interview with Presley
The essential Chet Atkins by Chet Atkins( Recording )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chet Atkins made his mark both as a solo artist and as one of music's greatest sidemen. Along with his solo hits, this collection includes hits performed by other bands that feature Chet's stellar guitar skills
Neck and neck by Chet Atkins( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giggling & laughing : silly songs for kids( Recording )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection brings together the funniest favorites in the long, rich history of Music for Little People label on their 25th anniversary. Utilizing some of the most talented and silly entertainers around, this recording incorporates many styles and instruments to create a lighthearted ambiance certain to raise the mood of any family gathering
Celebration of country( Recording )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular music stars perform original and classic country songs with and for children
Further down the old plank road by Chieftains( Recording )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chester & Lester by Chet Atkins( Recording )

21 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary country musician Chet Atkins and vocal pop veteran Les Paul collaborated on this special 14-track recording
LAGQ's guitar heroes by Los Angeles Guitar Quartet( Recording )

3 editions published in 2004 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to guitarists who inspired the group. All selections arranged for four guitars
Another country( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Almost alone by Chet Atkins( Recording )

14 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of country guitar pieces performed by Chet Atkins
Celebration of stars : children's music by Grammy celebrated artists( Recording )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From rock and world music to country and jazz, some of Grammy's most recognized artists create an introduction to a wide array of genres with kid-friendly tracks. Featured artists include AC/DC lead singer Brian Johnson, Buckwheat Zydeco, Faith Hill, and Taj Mahal
Ray Charles, genius & soul : the 50th anniversary collection by Ray Charles( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 102 tracks remastered from the original tapes
The best of the Johnny Cash TV show, 1969-1971( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 66 performances by various musicians including Roy Orbison, Waylon Jennings, Bob Dylan, June Carter Cash and Johnny Cash, spanning the musical variety show's 58 episodes from 1969 to 1971
Come together : America salutes the Beatles by Beatles( Recording )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventeen performances recorded here at once pay tribute to the genius of the Beatles and help carry on a proud music tradition
Guitar legend : the RCA years by Chet Atkins( Recording )

5 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The day finger pickers took over the world by Chet Atkins( Recording )

16 editions published in 1997 in 4 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Atkins, C.

Atkins, Chester Burton

Atkins, Chester Burton 1924-2001

Atkins, Chester Burton "Chet"

Chet Atkins

Chet Atkins Amerikaans gitarist (1924-2001)

Chet Atkins amerikai gitáros, énekes, hegedűs, dalszerző, producer

Chet Atkins amerikansk gitarist

Chet Atkins amerikansk gitarrist

Chet Atkins amerikansk guitarist

Chet Atkins amerykański gitarzysta country

Chet Atkins c.g.p

Chet Atkins chanteur, guitariste de country music

Chet Atkins chitarrista, compositore e produttore discografico statunitense

Chet Atkins Guitarrista estadounidense

Chet Atkins US-amerikanischer Country-Musiker und Schallplattenproduzent

Mr. Guitar 1924-2001

Чет Аткинс

Чет Аткінс

צ'ט אטקינס

تشيت أتكينز

چت اتکینز گیتاریست آمریکایی

ჩეტ ატკინსი

쳇 앳킨스

チェット・アトキンス

切特·阿特金斯

Languages
English (116)

German (16)

French (2)

Spanish (1)