WorldCat Identities

Handy, W. C. (William Christopher) 1873-1958

Overview
Works: 1,393 works in 2,466 publications in 4 languages and 18,556 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Blues (Music)  Music  Jazz  Trumpet music (Jazz)  Jazz vocals  Scores  Chamber music 
Subject Headings: Musicians 
Roles: Author, Performer, Editor, Composer, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Vocalist, Lyricist, Interviewee, Originator, Conductor, Publisher, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Singer, Other
Classifications: PS613, 811.508
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Most widely held works by W. C Handy
American poetry : the twentieth century( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
Blues : an anthology : complete words and music of 53 great songs by W. C Handy( )

20 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This texts includes critical articles on the Blues, music scores, and illustrations. The music scores are for voice and piano and are accompanied by chord symbols
Ken Burns jazz : the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Louis Armstrong plays W.C. Handy by W. C Handy( Recording )

52 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally recorded July 1954, Chicago
And then we wrote : American composers and lyricists sing, play, and conduct their own songs by Victor Herbert( Recording )

5 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of the blues : complete words and music of 67 great songs from Memphis blues to the present day by W. C Handy( )

4 editions published between 1925 and 1949 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of the artist as a young man : 1923-1934 by Louis Armstrong( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negro authors and composers of the United States by W. C Handy( Book )

11 editions published between 1935 and 1976 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Louis blues by W. C Handy( )

105 editions published between 1914 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

G Major [key]
Unsung Americans sung by W. C Handy( )

5 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Standard-bearers of excellence by United States Air Force Tactical Air Command Band( )

2 editions published in 2010 and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues; an anthology edited by W.C. Handy by W. C Handy( )

12 editions published between 1926 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No 120. With piano and guitar
The best of Sidney Bechet by Sidney Bechet( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beale Street Blues : [for clarinet quartet] by W. C Handy( )

27 editions published between 1917 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 193 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

St. Louis blues by W. C Handy( Recording )

104 editions published between 1914 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vocal with orchestra accompaniment
Early Ellington by Duke Ellington( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz : the definitive performances by Count Basie Orchestra( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encompasses many of the century's greatest artists delivering their most compelling performances
Tidal wave by Fletcher Henderson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quintessential Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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American poetry : the twentieth century
Alternative Names
Handy

Handy, W. C.

Handy, W.C. 1873-1958

Handy, Wiliam Christopher.

Handy, William 1873-1958

Handy, William C. 1873-1958

Handy, William Christopher

Handy, William Christopher 1873-1958

Khėndi, V. 1873-1958

W.C. Handy

W. C. Handy compositore, cantante e trombettista statunitense

W. C. Handy US-amerikanischer Blues-Komponist

W. C. ハンディ

William C. Handy

William Christopher Handy

William Christopher Handy Amerikaans auteur

William Christopher Handy compositeur, cornettiste, chanteur et chef d'orchestre de jazz

Вільям Генді

Уільям Крыстафер Хэндзі

Хэнди, В 1873-1958

Хэнди, Уильям Кристофер

ויליאם כריסטופר האנדי

ハンディ, W. C

威廉·克里斯托弗·汉迪

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Blues : an anthology : complete words and music of 53 great songsNegro authors and composers of the United StatesBlues; an anthology edited by W.C. HandyW.C. Handy : the life and times of the man who made the bluesShaping words to fit the soul : the southern ritual grounds of Afro-modernismW.C. Handy : founder of the blues