WorldCat Identities

Wills, Bob 1905-1975

Overview
Works: 1,084 works in 1,575 publications in 4 languages and 11,111 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Western swing (Music)  Songs and music  Music  Cajun music  Bluegrass music  Popular music  Country music  Cover versions  Short films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Composer, Originator, Instrumentalist, Singer, Actor, Conductor, Other, Lyricist, Musician
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.640973
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Most widely held works about Bob Wills
 
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Most widely held works by Bob Wills
Country music : south and west by Gene Autry( Recording )

7 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains such country songs as I wanna be a cowboy's sweet heart, Born to lose, and cotton eyed Joe performed by such artists as Jimmie Rodgers, The sons of the pioneers, and the Carter family
Ride with Bob by Asleep at the Wheel (Musical group)( Recording )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to Bob Willis and the Texas Playboys, featuring many of country music's most popular recording artists
American roots music( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in Multiple languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of American roots music in the 20th century. Covers blues, country, gospel, folk, Cajun, zydeco, bluegrass, tejano and Native American music
The best of big bands & swing( Visual )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents ten musical shorts along with bonus performances providing an opportunity to see and hear the best in the big band era
American popular music : from minstrelsy to MP3 by Larry Starr( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth edition of this textbook includes an enlarged overview of the roots of American pop; an expanded look at jazz; new coverage of Broadway and country music; and updated sections on music business and technology. Includes access to 60 downloadable music selections. With a preface, appendix, glossary, bibliography, and index. Color and black & white photos
Still the king : celebrating the music of Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys by Asleep at the Wheel (Musical group)( Recording )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asleep at the Wheel tribute to the music of Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys by Asleep at the Wheel (Musical group)( Recording )

7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We'll meet again : [the love songs of World War II] by Vera Lynn( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Wills by Bob Wills( Recording )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys : 1935-1947 by Bob Wills( Recording )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1941 by Gene Krupa( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology (1935-1973) by Bob Wills( Recording )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times Ain't Like they Used to Be : Early Rural and Popular American Music, 1928-1935( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depression-era musicians filmed by newsreel crews of that era and commercial shorts, including the only surviving film of Jimmie Rodgers
Ideas : from the Arithmetic teacher by George Immerzeel( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of reprints from the ideas section of the "Arithmetic Teacher," has been selected from those activities appropriate for students in grades 4 through 8. The selections have been reprinted just as they originally appeared in the journal. The ideas are grouped under the headings computation, fractions, problem solving, geometry, and measurement. On one side of each page is the pupil activity sheet; the teacher directions are on the back of the page. This booklet is perforated so that the pages can be easily removed and reproduced for classroom use. (Mp)
Buddy Emmons sings Bob Wills by Buddy Emmons( )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1992 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys by Bob Wills( Recording )

11 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of 105 songs recorded by Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys from 1932 to 1973
For the last time by Bob Wills( Recording )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The words & music of World War II( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a commemoration of the World War II years by combining legendary speeches by President Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, President Truman, General MacArthur and others, with musical favorites of those times by recording artists like Benny Goodman, Jimmy Dorsey, Les Brown, and many more
How low can you go? : anthology of the string bass (1925-1941) by Bill Johnson( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yonder come the blues( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
American popular music : from minstrelsy to MP3
Covers
My years with Bob WillsLone star swing : on the trail of Bob Wills and his Texas PlayboysThe king of western swing : Bob Wills rememberedFiddlin' man : the life and times of Bob WillsBob Wills : his life, times, and music
Alternative Names
Bob Willis

Bob Wills

Bob Wills Amerikaans acteur (1905-1975)

Bob Wills amerikansk musiker

Bob Wills cantante statunitense

Bob Wills chef d'orchestre, chanteur, violoniste de country music

Bob Wills pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Bob Wills US-amerikanischer Country-Musiker, Bandleader und Begründer des Western Swing

James Robert Wills

Robert, James 1905-1975

Willis, Robert George Dylan.

Wills

Wills B.

Wills James Robert

Wills James Robert 1905-1975

Wills, Jim Rob 1905-1975

Уиллс, Боб

باب ویلس

밥 윌스 미국의 웨스턴 스윙 음악가

ボブ・ウィルズ

鮑伯·威爾斯

鲍勃·威尔斯

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