WorldCat Identities

Stafford, Jo

Overview
Works: 1,248 works in 1,688 publications in 1 language and 9,278 library holdings
Genres: Music  Big band music  Dance orchestra music  Swing (Music)  Trombone music (Jazz)  Jazz vocals  Jazz  Portraits 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Arranger, Host, Vocalist
Classifications: M1630.18, 789.4
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Jo Stafford Publications by Jo Stafford
posthumous Publications by Jo Stafford, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jo Stafford
Pop music the golden era, 1951-1975 ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Santamental journey pop vocal Christmas classics ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Songs that got us through WWII ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's all so new by Frank Sinatra ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"At the height of the big-band era, radio-network disputes with music-publishing clearing house ASCAP led to a scramble to find new sources of songs. After Tommy Dorsey's band succeeded with 'I'll Never Smile Again, ' a submission from the unknown Ruth Lowe, his program regularly featured an amateur-songwriting contest. 'It's All So New!', drawn from broadcasts made between 1940 and 1942 and previously unavailable commercially, is comprised mostly of such tunes. Boy singer Frank Sinatra, along with vocalists Connie Haines, Jo Stafford, and the Pied Pipers, gamely and winningly tackles the likes of 'I've Got a Restless Spell' and 'Sunrise Over Taxco.' The real winners here, though, are the debut performance of the semiamateur 'Oh! Look at Me Now' (later revisited on Sinatra's 1957 classic 'A Swingin' Affair!') and Irving Berlin's "Be Careful, It's My Heart." As a revealing snapshot of the pre-solo Sinatra, 'It's All So New!' is a must, as is its companion 'Learn to Croon'". --Rickey Wright, Amazon.com review
Jo Stafford by Jo Stafford ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1945 ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Haunted heart by Charlie Haden ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sing cowboy sing the Gene Autry collection by Gene Autry ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tommy Dorsey by Tommy Dorsey ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1953 ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The one and only Tommy Dorsey by Tommy Dorsey ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1961 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The master original motion picture soundtrack by Jonny Greenwood ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny Mercer by Johnny Mercer ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sentimental journey. pop vocal classics ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sentimental journey. pop vocal classics ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
G.I. jukebox songs from World War II ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1944 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
They're playing our song. great romantic standards ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You're sensational Cole Porter in the '20s, 40's, & '50s by Cole Porter ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sentimental journey by Kathie Lee Gifford ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1992 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Edwards, Darlene
Edwards, Darlene 1917-2008
Jo Staffard
Stafford, Jo Elizabeth 1917-2008
Stafford, Jo Elizabeth 1920-2008
Stump, Cinderella G.
Stump, Cinderella G. 1917-2008
Tussie, Buttermilk
Weston, Jo Elizabeth 1917-2008
Weston, Jo Elizabeth Stafford
Weston, Jo Elizabeth Stafford 1917-2008
Languages
English (58)