WorldCat Identities

Williams, Big Joe 1903-1982

Overview
Works: 723 works in 1,318 publications in 3 languages and 7,697 library holdings
Genres: Blues (Music)  Music  Popular music  Jazz  Ballads  Bluegrass music  Rhythm and blues music  Concert television programs  Televised performances  Television program excerpts 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Interviewee, Other, Arranger, Creator
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.643
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Most widely held works about Big Joe Williams
 
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Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues is a sound forged in hard times but powerful enough to bring on the good times. This collection covers nearly half a century of blues with styles including Delta, St. Louis, and Chicago blues by some of the genre's biggest legends
Smithsonian Folkways American roots collection( Recording )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smithsonian Folkway presents a panorama of American Roots music with styles including blues, folk, bluegrass, and jazz. This collection also features classic tracks from Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Lucinda Williams, Bill Monroe, and more
Mississippi's Big Joe Williams and his nine-string guitar by Big Joe Williams( )

11 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descriptive notes and texts inside sleeve
Classic delta blues by Big Joe Williams( )

15 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A rare collection of performances by America's premier bluesmen at the peak of their artistry."--Container
Shake your boogie by Big Joe Williams( )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Joe Williams at Folk City by Big Joe Williams( )

10 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American folk-blues festival : the British tours 1963-1966( Visual )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of performances in England by blues legends
Hell bound & heaven sent by Big Joe Williams( )

10 editions published between 1968 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legends of the blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delta blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic Delta and Deep South blues : from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diversity and dissemination of one of the most powerful and influential blues regions is celebrated in a collection that includes tracks from David 'Honeyboy' Edwards; Mississippi Fred McDowell; Bukka White; and more
Mojo hand : the Lightnin' Hopkins anthology by Lightnin' Hopkins( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the music, legend, and legacy of blues singer, composer, and guitarist Sam "Lightnin'" Hopkins
Going back to Crawford by Big Joe Williams( )

5 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takoma blues( )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the blues by Sonny Boy Williamson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues revival( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk, gospel & blues : will the circle be unbroken?( Recording )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program notes by Mary Katherine Aldin (60 p. : ill.)
The Sonet blues story by Big Joe Williams( )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Joe Williams by Big Joe Williams( Recording )

29 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Big Joe

Big Joe 1903-1982

Big Joe Williams

Big Joe Williams 1903-1982

Big Joe Williams American Delta blues guitarist, recording artist, singer and songwriter

Big Joe Williams Amerikaans straatartiest (1903-1982)

Big Joe Williams chanteur, guitariste, harmoniciste er accordéoniste, joue aussi du kazoo

Big Joe Williams chitarrista e cantante statunitense

Big Joe Williams US-amerikanischer Blues-Gitarrist, Sänger und Songschreiber

J.L. Williams

Joe Lee Williams

William

Williams

Williams, Big Joe

Williams, Big Joe 1903-

Williams, Big Joe 1903-1982

Williams, Joe.

Williams, Joe 1902-1982

Williams, Joe 1903-1982

Williams, Joe Lee.

Williams, Joe Lee 1903-

Williams Joe Lee 1903-1982

Williams, Joseph 1903-1982

Williams, Joseph Lee.

Williams, Joseph Lee 1903-1982

Williams, Po Joe Lee

Williams Po Joe Lee 1903-1982

Біг Джо Вільямс американський блюзовий співак, гітарист і автор пісень

Уильямс, Биг Джо

ביג ג'ו ויליאמס

ביג ג'ו ויליאמס מוזיקאי אמריקאי

بيج جو وليامز

بيغ جو وليامز

بیق جو ویلیامز

بیگ جو ویلیامز

ビッグ・ジョー・ウィリアムス

Languages
English (131)

German (7)

French (1)