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Elling, Kurt

Overview
Works: 170 works in 459 publications in 4 languages and 5,709 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Songs  Live sound recordings  Christmas music  Popular music  Cover versions  Jazz vocals  Musical settings  Nonfiction films  Christmas films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Vocalist, Arranger, Composer, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Signer, Producer
Classifications: M1366.E548, 782.42165
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Most widely held works about Kurt Elling
 
Most widely held works by Kurt Elling
Christmas In New York by Renée Fleming( Recording )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a busy 2014, which included a performance of the national anthem at the Super Bowl, acclaimed soprano Renee Fleming releases her first ever holiday album. Included are appearances from Paul Simon, Alison Krauss, and more
Upward spiral by Branford Marsalis Quartet( Recording )

14 editions published in 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saxophonist Branford Marsalis and leading jazz vocalist Kurt Elling collaborate on a full album for the first time. Included are songs made famous by a broad range of artists including Nat King Cole, Abbey Lincoln, Sting, and more
Dedicated to you : Kurt Elling sings the music of Coltrane and Hartman : in concert from Lincoln Center's American songbook series by Kurt Elling( Recording )

17 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Elling is a master of vocal gymnastics."--BBC Music
Nightmoves by Kurt Elling( Recording )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"****1/2 out of five ... one of the few post-Baby Boom hardcore jazz artists who can live up to the term original."--Downbeat
The gate by Kurt Elling( Recording )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired interpretations of songs by the Beatles, Herbie Hancock, Stevie Wonder, Joe Jackson, King Crimson, and more. Bob Mintzer of the Yellowjackets, John Patitucci, and Lenny Castro guest
Flirting with twilight by Kurt Elling( Recording )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live in Chicago by Kurt Elling( Recording )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This time it's love by Kurt Elling( Recording )

18 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Time It's Love features love songs by the great jazz vocalist Kurt Elling. The most notable song on this album is the extremely passionate love tune Freddie's Yen For Jen
The messenger by Kurt Elling( Recording )

17 editions published in 1997 in 4 languages and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man in the air by Kurt Elling( Recording )

18 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elling's vocals are brilliant on this 12-track 2003 recording that's sure to keep his devoted fans happy with both his sound and direction. Beautiful tunes like Resolution and A Secret I are more than enough to keep your ears perked for a long listen
1619 Broadway : the Brill Building project by Kurt Elling( Recording )

12 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With 1619 Broadway The Brill Building Project, Kurt Elling honors the legendary location that the London Telegraph called 'the most important generator of popular songs in the Western world.' The 11-track collection features renditions of classic songs that came out of the Brill Building
Close your eyes by Kurt Elling( Recording )

14 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful life by Jimmy Greene( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inspired by his daughter Ana, who passed away in 2012 at Sandy Hook, Jimmy Greene creates a collection of songs that focus on the beauty of everyday life. Included are collaborations with Pat Metheny, Javier Colon, and Kenny Barron."
Rockin' in rhythm : a tribute to Duke Ellington by John Pizzarelli( Recording )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and German and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... A showcase work ... highly enjoyable ..."--Jazz Review
Passion world by Kurt Elling( Recording )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kurt Elling's most worldly album to date, as he casts his net far and wide, from Brazil to Ireland, Germany to Spain, Scotland to Cuba to Iceland. And it is indeed all about passions, the forces that shake our souls. The result is an album vibrant with diversity and variety, and at the same time a single-minded celebration of what makes us all human. In terms of its conceptual scope and its breadth of influences, this is the most ambitious project yet from the preeminent jazz male vocalist
The passion of Charlie Parker by Charlie Parker( Recording )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Parker's music is uniquely reimagined by living legends of the modern jazz scene, including Ben Monder, Madeleine Peyroux, Melody Gardot, and Gregory Porter
Leaves of grass by Fred Hersch Ensemble( Recording )

4 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Double exposure by John Pizzarelli( )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Club Nocturne by Yellowjackets (Musical group)( )

5 editions published in 1998 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beautiful day : Kurt Elling sings Christmas by Kurt Elling( Recording )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kurt Elling's first holiday album is truly beautiful and festive in a swinging way! Elling sings these classic Christmas and popular holiday songs with an ease and confidence proving once more that he is the best jazz singer of the time
 
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Elling, Kurt August 1967-

Kurt Elling

Kurt Elling American jazz singer and songwriter

Kurt Elling Amerikaans zanger

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Эллинг, Курт

קורט אלינג

קורט אלינג זמר אמריקאי

کورت الینگ موسیقی‌دان و خواننده آمریکایی

カート・エリング

庫特·艾靈

Languages
English (156)

German (8)

French (2)

Dutch (1)