WorldCat Identities

Williams, Spencer 1889-1965

Overview
Works: 900 works in 1,765 publications in 3 languages and 6,276 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Blues (Music)  Drama  Alternate takes (Sound recordings)  Jazz vocals  Dixieland music  Scores  Live sound recordings  Popular music  Chamber music 
Roles: Author, Composer, Performer, Actor, Lyricist, Director, Contributor, Instrumentalist, Singer, Writer of accompanying material, Other, Arranger
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Spencer Williams
The legendary Sidney Bechet by Sidney Bechet( )

1 edition published in 1988 and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Louis Armstrong and Earl Hines by Louis Armstrong( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original Decca recordings, 1944-1950 by Billie Holiday( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bug music by Don Byron( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Blood of Jesus by Billy Graham( Visual )

22 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerns the accidental shooting of a woman and of the faith in Jesus that brings her back. As she lies dying, her soul goes on a symbolic journey in which it rejects Hell for Zion, Satan for God, at the foot of the cross. When she awakens recovered, the choir of sisters and brothers from the church come in to sing and celebrate the miracle. Offers a glimpse into Southern Baptist life from an African-American perspective
Royal Garden Blues : [for 2 euphoniums and 2 tubas] by Spencer Williams( )

28 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tempo di blues [tempo]
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 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete recordings by Bessie Smith( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bessie Smith, the complete recordings by Bessie Smith( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early Ellington by Duke Ellington( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ella Fitzgerald : 75th birthday celebration by Ella Fitzgerald( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From spirituals to swing by Count Basie( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bix Beiderbecke and the Chicago cornets by Bix Beiderbecke( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Bessie Smith. the complete recordings by Bessie Smith( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original Dixieland Jazz Band : the 75th anniversary by Original Dixieland Jazz Band( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basin Street blues by Spencer Williams( )

74 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Girl in room 20( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Girl in room 20: A Texas girl moves to New York to make it as a singer, but runs into trouble with a man who offers to be her agent. Meanwhile her boyfriend arrives from Texas to win her back
Piano man! by Earl Hines( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teddy Bunn (1929-1940) by Teddy Bunn( )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.30 for Ella Fitzg ... to 0.99 for Williams, ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Spencer Williams Amerikaans componist (1889-1965)

Spencer Williams amerikansk pianist och kompositör

Spencer Williams amerikansk pianist og komponist

Spencer Williams compositeur, pianiste et chanteur américain de jazz et de musique populaire

Spencer Williams compositore, pianista e cantante statunitense

Spencer Williams US-amerikanischer Musiker (Piano, Gesang) und Komponist im Bereich des frühen Jazz und der frühen Popmusik

Williams

Williams (kompozytor)

Спенсер Уильямс

اسپنسر ویلیامز آهنگساز و پیانیست آمریکایی

سبنسر وليامز

スペンサー・ウィリアムズ

Languages