WorldCat Identities

Akst, Harry 1894-1963

Overview
Works: 1,239 works in 2,268 publications in 5 languages and 4,615 library holdings
Genres: Alternate takes (Sound recordings)  Jazz vocals  Drama  Detective and mystery films  Jazz  Film adaptations  Dixieland music  Comedy films  Songs and music  Vocal scores 
Roles: Author, Composer, Lyricist, Performer, Instrumentalist, Contributor, Arranger, Musician, Other
Classifications: M1366.G66, 781.65
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Most widely held works about Harry Akst
 
Most widely held works by Harry Akst
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

After you've gone : the original Benny Goodman Trio and Quartet sessions( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cab Calloway : best of the big bands( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early Ellington by Duke Ellington( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Icon : Menuhin and Grappelli by Yehudi Menuhin( )

3 editions published in 2009 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of Sheila( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quintessential Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original Dixieland Jazz Band : the 75th anniversary by Original Dixieland Jazz Band( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

B.G. and Big Tea in NYC by Benny Goodman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Splish splash : the best of Bobby Darin by Bobby Darin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dinah by Harry Akst( )

29 editions published between 1925 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The "Ragtime Band" sessions by Muggsy Spanier( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady of burlesque by William A Wellman( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most of the characters are typical burlesque types. The murder weapon offers a surprising element to the plot -- a g-string
The complete RCA Victor recordings by Louis Armstrong( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stringing the blues by Eddie Lang( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Am I blue? by Harry Akst( )

14 editions published between 1929 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of the State Theatre collection of cinema scores and parts, mainly used for silent movies, but including musical materials associated with talking pictures ca. 1900-1950, used by the State Theatre and various film distribution companies throughout Australia. Some items include performance annotations
Baby face by Benny Davis( )

24 editions published between 1926 and 1976 in 5 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of the State Theatre collection of cinema scores and parts, mainly used for silent movies, but including musical materials associated with talking pictures ca. 1900-1950, used by the State Theatre and various film distribution companies throughout Australia. Some items include performance annotations
Guilty by Gus Kahn( )

14 editions published between 1931 and 1956 in 3 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A smile will go a long long way by Harry Akst( )

10 editions published between 1923 and 1949 in English and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dearest, you're the nearest to my heart by Harry Akst( )

7 editions published between 1922 and 1924 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Akst

Akst H.

Harry Akst Amerikaans componist (1894-1963)

Harry Akst cantautore statunitense

Harry Akst compositeur, auteur et compositeur de chansons

Harry Akst Songwriter aus den USA

Гарри Экст

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