WorldCat Identities

Rainey, Ma 1886-1939

Overview
Works: 424 works in 632 publications in 3 languages and 13,441 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Blues (Music)  Jazz  Music‡vTexts  Poetry 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Composer, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Vocalist
Classifications: PS613, 811.508
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Ma Rainey Publications by Ma Rainey
posthumous Publications by Ma Rainey, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Ma Rainey
American poetry : the twentieth century by Randall Stewart ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,387 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
Rhapsodies in black music and words from the Harlem Renaissance ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The only collection in existence documenting the music, art and literature of the new negro of the Harlem Renaissance featuring digitally restored original recordings as well as new readings of renaissance literature plus a book containing rare previously unpublished photos, artwork and writings."
Ma Rainey by Ma Rainey ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ma Rainey's black bottom by Ma Rainey ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues masters ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete recordings by Bessie Smith ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woke up this mornin' : poetry of the blues ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete Aladdin recordings by Lightnin' Hopkins ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essential women in blues ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Warming by the Devil's fire a film by Charles Burnett ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and Czech and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The essential Jimmy Rushing by Jimmy Rushing ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The blues line : a collection of blues lyrics ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz women : A feminist retrospective ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bessie Smith, the complete recordings by Bessie Smith ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The immortal Ma Rainey first of the great blues singers by Ma Rainey ( Recording )
in English and Undetermined and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz, vol. 11 Addenda ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1953 and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ma Rainey the complete 1928 sessions in chronological order by Ma Rainey ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The paramounts chronologically 1924-1925 by Ma Rainey ( )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues the world forgot by Ma Rainey ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1968 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The very best of Ma Rainey by Ma Rainey ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.28 (from 0.06 for Shout, sis ... to 0.92 for Sandra Lie ...)
Alternative Names
Pridgett, Gertrude.
Pridgett Gertrude 1886-1939
Pridgett, Gertrude M. 1886-1939
Pridgett, Gertrude Malissa 1886-1939
Rainey Big Memphis Ma 1886-1939
Rainey Gertrude "Ma" 1886-1939
Rainey, Gertrude Malissa Nix Pridgett 1886-1939
Rainey, Ma
Rainey, Ma 1886-1939
Rainey, Ma Gertrude.
Languages
English (101)
Czech (1)
German (1)
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