WorldCat Identities

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

Overview
Works: 1,278 works in 2,140 publications in 2 languages and 20,175 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Juvenile works  Interviews  Portraits  Blues (Music)  Scores  History  Chamber music 
Subject Headings: Musicians 
Roles: Author, Performer, Composer, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Editor, Lyricist, Originator, Publisher, Conductor, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Honoree, Other, Singer
Classifications: ML410.H18, 781.65
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Most widely held works by W. C Handy
Blues : an anthology : complete words and music of 53 great songs by W. C Handy( )

35 editions published between 1926 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,064 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 803 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 )

48 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 724 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 508 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 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of Preservation Hall Jazz Band by Preservation Hall Jazz Band( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 296 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( )

106 editions published between 1914 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 278 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 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete Capitol recordings by Art Tatum( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 and held by 220 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 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Sidney Bechet by Sidney Bechet( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birth of swing by Benny Goodman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tidal wave by Fletcher Henderson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SALOMON, Willie: Let Your Light Shine( )

in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annees folles (Les)( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BRUCE HOUSEKNECHT CONCERT BAND / ARCHIE RAYMOND MCALLISTER CONCERT BAND: Century of Musical Excellence (A)( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tharaud, Alexandre: Boeuf sur le Toit (Le) - Swinging Paris( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father of the blues, an autobiography by W. C Handy( Book )

19 editions published between 1941 and 1991 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beale Street, where the blues began by George W Lee( Book )

2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Negro authors and composers of the United States
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 compositore, cantante e trombettista statunitense

W. C. Handy US-amerikanischer Blues-Komponist

W. C. ハンディ

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

ハンディ, W. C

威廉·克里斯托弗·汉迪

Languages
English (198)

German (2)

Covers
Negro authors and composers of the United StatesFather of the blues, an autobiographyW.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 bluesContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community