WorldCat Identities

Jasen, David A.

Overview
Works: 145 works in 507 publications in 3 languages and 17,148 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Biographies  Humorous fiction  Short stories  Encyclopedias  Discographies  Bibliography  Music  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Compiler, Annotator, Writer of accompanying material, Interviewee, Secretary, Other
Classifications: PR6045.O53, 823.912
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about David A Jasen
 
Most widely held works by David A Jasen
P.G. Wodehouse: a portrait of a master by David A Jasen( Book )

28 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the creator of Jeeves, Bertie Wooster, and Psmith
Spreadin' rhythm around : Black popular songwriters, 1880-1930 by David A Jasen( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In sheer depth of research, new information, and full coverage, Spreadin' Rhythm Around offers a comprehensive picture of the contributions of black musicians to American popular song. For anyone interested in the history of jazz, pop song, or Broadway, this book will be a revelation
Rags and ragtime : a musical history by David A Jasen( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Definitive history of ragtime music and its composers by the two top experts in the field, profiling 48 major composers and 800 rags. Over 100 photographs. Index
The uncollected Wodehouse by P. G Wodehouse( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 1993 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compendium of Wodehouse's short stories, newspaper and magazine articles, verse, and the only mystery ever written by Wodehouse
The swoop! And other stories by P. G Wodehouse( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That American rag : the story of ragtime from coast to coast by David A Jasen( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black bottom stomp : eight masters of ragtime and early jazz by David A Jasen( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text tells the stories of the lives of eight figures in American music history, including Scott Joplin, Louis Armstrong, and Jelly Roll Morton. It also tells how ragtime and popular dance music fed into and changed the development of early jazz
Tin Pan Alley : the composers, the songs, the performers, and their times : the golden age of American popular music from 1886 to 1956 by David A Jasen( Book )

17 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eighteen-carat kid, and other stories by P. G Wodehouse( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not George Washington : an autobiographical novel by P. G Wodehouse( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The renowned British humorist takes on his own early career in this fictionalized account of how he got his start in the publishing world. Wodehouse's alter ego "James Orlebar Cloyster" stumbles and fumbles his way through ignominious assignments and false starts, but ultimately achieves success on his own terms
A century of American popular music : 2000 best-loved and remembered songs (1899-1999) by David A Jasen( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and German and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Complete piano rags by Scott Joplin( )

11 editions published in 1988 in 4 languages and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All 38 piano rags by the acknowledged master of the form, reprinted from the publishers' original editions complete with sheet music covers
Tin Pan Alley : an encyclopedia of the golden age of American song by David A Jasen( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 350 alphabetically arranged entries examine the history of American popular song from the turn-of-the-twentieth-century to World War II, including coverage of composers, music publishers, styles, and songs
Recorded Ragtime, 1897-1958 by David A Jasen( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and German and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alexander's ragtime band" and other favorite song hits, 1901-1911( )

2 editions published in 1987 in Undetermined and English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

R. Crumb's heroes of blues, jazz, & country by Stephen Calt( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents brief biographies of musical innovators in blues, jazz, and country music along with original illustrations by R. Crumb
Ragtime gems : original sheet music for 25 ragtime classics( )

5 editions published in 1986 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ragtime : an encyclopedia, discography, and sheetography by David A Jasen( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ragtime: an encyclopedia, discography, and sheetography is the definitive reference work for this important popular form of music that flourished from the 1890s through the 1920s, and was one of the key predecessors of jazz. It collects for the first time entries on all the important composers and performers, and descriptions of their works; a complete listing of all known published ragtime compositions, even those self-published and known only in single copies; and a complete discography from the cylinder era to today. It also represents the culmination of a lifetime's research for its author, considered to be the foremost scholar of ragtime and early 20th century popular music. Rare photographs accompany most entries, taken from the original sheets, newspapers, and other archival sources."--Information from electronic data provided by the publisher
Beale Street and other classic blues : 38 works, 1901-1921( )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

35 song hits by great Black songwriters( )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.21 for The eighte ... to 0.83 for [P.G. Wode ...)

Spreadin' rhythm around : Black popular songwriters, 1880-1930
Alternative Names
Jasen, Dave.

Jasen, Dave 1937-

Jasen, David A.

Jasen, David A. 1937-

Jasen, David Alan 1937-

Languages
English (169)

German (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Spreadin' rhythm around : Black popular songwriters, 1880-1930The uncollected WodehouseThat American rag : the story of ragtime from coast to coastBlack bottom stomp : eight masters of ragtime and early jazzA century of American popular music : 2000 best-loved and remembered songs (1899-1999)Complete piano ragsTin Pan Alley : an encyclopedia of the golden age of American song"Alexander's ragtime band" and other favorite song hits, 1901-1911