WorldCat Identities

Brown, Nacio Herb 1896-1964

Overview
Works: 1,319 works in 2,671 publications in 8 languages and 12,537 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Romance films  Musicals  Motion picture music  Romantic plays  Excerpts  Vocal scores  History 
Roles: Composer, Author, Lyricist, Musician, Performer, Arranger, Creator, Scenarist, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Nacio Herb Brown
 
Most widely held works by Nacio Herb Brown
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

152 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With fame, fortune and fans galore, silent screen idol Don Lockwood thought he had it all. But one look at aspiring actress Kathy Seldon, and he knew exactly what he was missing. Now he's swinging from lampposts, singing in the raindrops and ready for love. With talking pictures on the rise, Don sets out to make a musical with the woman of his dreams, but one thing stands in his way, his jealous co-star who wants Don--and the leading role--all to herself
The Broadway melody by Bei meng te( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Broadway Melody offers snarky, wiseacre humor, and effervescent charm. The Mahoney Sisters are successful singers in the boondocks, and now they've come to New York for the big time. Hank (Henrietta) is the smart one, while Queenie is the beautiful one--as Hank's fiancé Eddie Kearns says, they're "a coupla swell kids." Songwriter Eddie gets the girls a part in a revue featuring his song, "The Broadway Melody." Eddie, long engaged to Hank, falls for Queenie, whom he hasn't seen since she was a little girl. But Eddie and Queenie are both devoted to Hank, so Queenie gives in to the wooing of one of the show's rich backers, so as not to come between Hank and Eddie. This only causes more trouble, because both Hank and Eddie know exactly what kind of danger Queenie is courting by putting herself in a playboy's hands
San Francisco by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

2 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Barbary Coast saloon keeper and a Nob Hill impresario are rivals for the affections of a beautiful singer, both personally and professionally in 1906 San Francisco
Singin' in the rain by Nacio Herb Brown( )

84 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singin' in the rain : original motion picture soundtrack by Nacio Herb Brown( Recording )

11 editions published between 1952 and 1996 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Parker with strings : the master takes by Charlie Parker( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singin' in the rain : original motion picture soundtrack by Nacio Herb Brown( )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of Artie Shaw by Artie Shaw( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The band wagon: Tony Hunter is a famous singer/dancer/movie star who is feeling washed up. But his old friends Lily and Les Martin have an idea for a funny little Broadway show and Tony agrees to do it. Things begin to get out of hand when bigshot 'artistic' director/producer/star Jeffrey Cordova joins the production. He proclaims it's a modernistic Faust and insists on hiring a prima ballerina, Gabrielle Gerard, to star opposite Tony. It's hate at first sight. Her jealous choreographer isn't helping matters. The show looks doomed, but romance, an epiphany, and a triumphant opening are waiting in the wings
The birth of swing by Benny Goodman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First lady of song by Ella Fitzgerald( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singin' in the rain : original MGM soundtrack by Nacio Herb Brown( Recording )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cab Calloway : best of the big bands by Cab Calloway( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singin' in the rain by Nacio Herb Brown( Recording )

59 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actor and dancer Gene Kelly preforms "Singin' in the Rain" then discusses the song and his life. On "Good Morning America."
The doll dance by Nacio Herb Brown( )

32 editions published between 1924 and 1954 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Mister Kelly's by Sarah Vaughan( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lider ojf Jiddish( )

1 edition published in 2006 in Yiddish and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singin' in the rain : original cast recording by Nacio Herb Brown( Recording )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside Betty Carter by Betty Carter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broadway melody of 1936 by Roy Del Ruth( Visual )

8 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lovely, gifted Irene Foster hopes that her childhood sweetheart-turned Broadway producer Robert Gordon will recognize her--and her talent. Bob Gordon is staging a new Broadway Show, but he is short of money. He gets an offer of money by the young widow Lillian, if she can dance in his new show. Bert Keeler, a paper man, gets this information and is writing about this in his column in an slight unfriendly way. Gordon is too busy sparring with the dirt-dishing gossip columnist to notice, but his wisecracking, heart-of-gold secretary certainly does. She and Irene must use their wits to show him what he's missing! Lilian insists on getting the leading role herself, so Irene, Bert and Kitty start a little game to get Irene the leading role
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Singin' in the Rain
Alternative Names
Brown

Brown (1896-1964)

Brown, Herb 1896-1964

Brown, Herb Nacio.

Brown, Herb Nacio 1896-

Brown, Herbst Natio

Brown, Ignacio Herb.

Brown, Ignacio Herbert

Brown, Ignacio Herbert 1896-1964

Brown, N. H.

Brown, N. H. 1896-1964

Brown, Nacio H.

Brown, Nacio H. 1896-1964

Brown, Natio Herb

Brown, Natio Herb 1896-1964

Brown, Natio Herbst

Herb Brown, Nacio 1896-

Herb Brown, Nacio 1896-1964

Nacio Herb Brown Amerikaans muzikant (1896-1964)

Nacio Herb Brown cantautore e compositore statunitense

Nacio Herb Brown compositeur de comédies musicales

Nacio Herb Brown músico estadounidense

Nacio Herb Brown US-amerikanischer Songwriter

Nacio Herb Brown yhdysvaltalainen muusikko

Насио Херб Браун

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ניקו הרב בראון מוזיקאי אמריקאי

ناثیو ارب براون موسیقی‌دان آمریکایی

ナシオ・ハーブ・ブラウン

纳西欧·赫布·布朗

Languages
English (284)

German (11)

French (11)

Spanish (10)

Italian (4)

Swedish (2)

Yiddish (1)

Panjabi (1)

Covers
The Broadway melodySan FranciscoSingin' in the rain