WorldCat Identities

James, Harry 1916-1983

Overview
Works: 2,716 works in 4,359 publications in 2 languages and 20,885 library holdings
Genres: Swing (Music)  Jazz  Musical films  Drama  Ragtime music  Live sound recordings  Nonfiction films  Popular music  Songs  Comedy films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Composer, Arranger, Singer, Lyricist, Actor, Originator, Contributor, Editor, Host, Interviewee, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Other
Classifications: M1366, 781.654
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harry James
Benny Goodman at Carnegie Hall, 1938 : complete by Benny Goodman( Recording )

7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-creates the 1938 concert starring Benny Goodman, including several previously unreleased numbers. Also includes Goodman's introductions, which were released to deejays at same time as the 1950 LP
Harry James : best of the big bands by Harry James( Recording )

49 editions published between 1965 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The call of the jitterbug by Tana Ross( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the jitterbug and lindy hop, a dance craze that swept the nation beginning in Harlem in the 1930s. Delilah Jackson, Mama Lu Parks, George Lloyd, Sugar Sullivan-Niles, Frank Manning, Sandra Gibson, and musicians Bill Dillard and Dizzy Gillespie also reminisce about dancing at the Savoy Ballroom and other popular clubs, which are seen in historical film footage. Parks and Manning are shown teaching the dance, which continues to be performed in clubs and on stage
1945 by Don Byas( Recording )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of the big bands by Harry James( Recording )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best foot forward( Visual )

8 editions published between 1943 and 2006 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to boost her waning popularity, a movie queen accepts the invitation of a young cadet to be his date at the senior prom
Carnegie Hall jazz concert by Benny Goodman( Recording )

17 editions published between 1950 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King James version by Harry James( Recording )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

16 most requested songs by Doris Day( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earl Hines plays Duke Ellington by Duke Ellington( Recording )

1 edition published in 1988 and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mario Lanza( Visual )

3 editions published between 1958 and 2000 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Films of 3 television programs: Shower of Stars from Sept. 30 and Oct. 28, 1954, and The Christopher Program from Oct. 31. 1957, featuring Mario Lanza, with Betty Grable and Harry James
The kings of swing by Benny Goodman( Recording )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Private Buckaroo by Edward Cline( Visual )

30 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Andrews Sisters, as well as Harry James and his orchestra get drafted and decide to put on a camp show for the soldiers
Trumpet kings by Burrill Crohn( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host and performer Wynton Marsalis presents an overview of twenty-two twentieth century jazz trumpeters as filmed and videotaped between 1933 and 1984. Among those seen and heard are Miles Davis, Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Freddie Hubbard and Harry James
Music from the motion picture The aviator( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

16 biggest hits by Rosemary Clooney( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 11 of her 16 biggest hits from this period, including her four number one singles, Come on-a My House; Half as Much; Hey There; and This Ole House, and more
Trumpet blues : the best of Harry James by Harry James( )

5 editions published in 1999 in 4 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The very best of Benny Goodman by Benny Goodman( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comin' from a good place by Harry James( )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carnegie Hall by Edgar G Ulmer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother determines to raise her son to be a classical pianist and play in Carnegie Hall. She takes him to performances by many of the greats, but he chooses a career in jazz. However, he does eventually play at Carnegie Hall
 
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Alternative Names
Hagg

Harry James Amerikaans trompettist (1916-1983)

Harry James amerikansk trompetist og orkesterleder

Harry James trombettista statunitense

Harry James US-amerikanischer Trompeter und Bandleader

James, H.

James Harry Haag 1916-1983

James, Harry Hagg 1916-1983

James, Henry Haag.

James, Henry Haag , 1916-1983

Lames, Harry 1916-1983

Гері Джеймз

Джеймс, Гарри

הארי ג'יימס

هاري جيمس

هری جیمز

ハリー・ジェイムス

Languages
English (157)

German (1)