WorldCat Identities

Johnson, James P. (James Price) 1894-1955

Overview
Works: 1,104 works in 1,895 publications in 1 language and 15,606 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Blues (Music)  Alternate takes (Sound recordings)  Jazz vocals  Popular music  Symphonic poems  Folk music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Composer, Conductor, Lyricist, Arranger
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
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Ken Burns jazz : the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Jive at five : [the style-makers of jazz, 1920s-1940s] by Count Basie( Recording )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The style-makers of Jazz 1920's-1940's
The original James P. Johnson : (1942-1945: piano solos) by James P Johnson( Recording )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James P. Johnson was one of the best jazz-piano artists during the early to mid 1900's. He hailed from Harlem, New York and invented the 'Harlem Stride' style which became popular. Includes 20 tracks and the great tunes Sweet Lorraine and Daintiness Rag
Jazz : the Smithsonian anthology( Recording )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic piano blues : from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest ragtime of the century( Recording )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snowy Morning Blues by James P Johnson( Recording )

16 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original Decca recordings, 1944-1950 by Billie Holiday( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original James P. Johnson by James P Johnson( )

10 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victory stride : the symphonic music of James P. Johnson by James P Johnson( Recording )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amtrak blues by Alberta Hunter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birth of swing by Benny Goodman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bessie Smith : the world's greatest blues singer by Bessie Smith( Recording )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Bessie Smith, the complete recordings by Bessie Smith( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carolina shout by James P Johnson( Recording )

20 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered as one of the greatest pianists of all time, Johnson and his music influenced generations of greats with blues classics such as the title cut; Nervous Blues; Muscle Shoal Blues; and Harlem Strut
Jazz of the forties( )

3 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James P. Johnson by James P Johnson( Recording )

24 editions published between 1944 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solo & display music( Recording )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stride piano summit : a celebration of Harlem stride and classic jazz piano : featuring the music of Fats Waller and James P. Johnson( )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic jazz piano by Jelly Roll Morton( Recording )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
James P. Johnson

James P. Johnson American pianist and composer

James P. Johnson Amerikaans componist (1894-1955)

James P. Johnson amerikansk komponist

James P. Johnson amerikansk kompositör

James P. Johnson amerykański pianista jazzowy

James P. Johnson compositore e pianista statunitense

James P. Johnson US-amerikanischer Pianist und Komponist

Johnson

Johnson J.

Johnson J.-P.

Johnson, James 1891-1955

Johnson, James 1894-1955

Johnson, James P.

Johnson James P. 1894-1955

Johnson, James P. (James Price), 1894-1955

Johnson James Price

Johnson, James Price 1894-1955

Johnson, Jimmie 1894-1955

Johnson, Jimmy.

Johnson Jimmy 1894-1955

Джонсон Дж.

Джонсон, Джеймс

ג'יימס פ. ג'ונסון

برايس جونسون

جیمز اف. جانسون آهنگساز آمریکایی

ジェームズ・P・ジョンソン

詹姆士·P·約翰遜

Languages
English (71)