WorldCat Identities

Hancock, Herbie 1940-

Works: 2,339 works in 7,478 publications in 7 languages and 64,373 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Jazz vocals  Biography  Cover versions  Songs  Autobiographies  Funk (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Composer, Actor, Arranger, Conductor, Interviewee, Musician, Singer, Other, Producer, Director, Lyricist, Author of introduction, Originator, Narrator, Contributor, Host, Compiler, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 781.65
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Herbie Hancock
Blowup by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

61 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London photographer takes some pictures of a couple in a park and discovers that he may have recorded evidence of a murder
Maiden voyage by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

123 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1: Maiden Voyage; 2: The eye of the Hurricane; 3: Little One; 4: Survival of the Fittest; 5: Dolphin Dance
River : the Joni letters by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

30 editions published in 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary pianist and innovator Herbie Hancock explores the words and music of another musical pioneer, Joni Mitchell, on his first new studio recording for Verve since 1998's Grammy Award winner Gershwin's World
Head hunters by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

105 editions published between 1923 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jazz masterpiece. The record that redefined Funk & made Herbie Hancocka superstar!"--Sticker on wrapper
'Round midnight by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

38 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the friendship between an aging alcoholic jazz musician and a young French jazz fan. Inspired by the real-life friendship between jazz pianist Bud Powell and Francis Paudras
In a silent way by Miles Davis( Recording )

51 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speak no evil by Wayne Shorter( Recording )

54 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Burns jazz : the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Sound-system by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

39 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

--Featuring Norah Jones by Norah Jones( Recording )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compliation of previously released cameos, duets and collaborations as a guest appearance
Perfect machine by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

31 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The imagine project by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

21 editions published in 2010 in 6 languages and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unprecedented international recording project featuring collaborations between Herbie Hancock and superstars from every region of the globe. It utilizes the universal language of music to express the central themes of peace and global responsibility
The best of Herbie Hancock by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

52 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1: Watermelon Man; 2: Driftin; 3: Maiden Voyage; 4: Dolphin Dance; 5: One Finger Snap; 6: Cantaloupe Island; 7: Riot; 8: Speak Like A Child; 9: King Cobra
Impressions by Chris Botti( Recording )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and German and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD When I Fall in Love, Chris Botti has become the largest selling American jazz instrumental artist. On his album Impressions, Chris Botti performs with superstars Vince Gill, Herbie Hancock, Andrea Bocelli, David Foster, and Mark Knopfler
Pilgrimage by Michael Brecker( Recording )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"**** Out of five ... the thrust here is of a musician living his last creative moments at the top of his game - and pushing beyond."--Downbeat
Death wish by Michael Winner( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and French and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bronson is an urban liberal who becomes a vigilante in search of the gang of thugs who raped his daughter and raped and murdered his wife
Empyrean isles by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

58 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Possibilities by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

25 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary jazz musician and composer Herbie Hancock reflects on a thriving career that has spanned seven decades. Hancock discusses his musical influences, colorful behind-the-scenes stories, his long and happy marriage, and how Buddhism inspires him both creatively and personally
On the shoulders of giants. an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar( )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listen as jazz critic Stanley Crouch describes the Roaring Twenties and Kareeem discusses how jazz influenced his life
Gershwin's world by George Gershwin( Recording )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"We worked very hard to personalize the Gershwin material while staying true to the spirit of jazz. Our intentions were to reach inside to the core of each piece in search of the composer's original impulses, and to take those elements and recompose and reconstruct them in our own way."--Container
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Hancock, H.

Hancock, H. 1940-

Hancock, H. (Herbie), 1940-

Hancock, Herb 1940-

Hancock, Herbert Jeffrey.

Hancock, Herbert Jeffrey 1940-

Hancock, Mwandishi Herbie 1940-

Herbi Henkok

Herbie Hancock Amerikaans pianist

Herbie Hancock amerykański muzyk jazzowy

Herbie Hancock compositeur et pianiste de jazz et jazz rock

Herbie Hancock en amerikanische Dschääs-Muusiker

Herbie Hancock pianista e tastierista statunitense

Herbie Hancock US-amerikanischer Jazz-Pianist und Komponist


Mwandishi 1940-

Χέρμπι Χάνκοκ

Гербі Генкок

Херби Хенкок

Хърби Хенкок

Хэнкок, Херби

הרבי הנקוק

הרבי הנקוק מוזיקאי אמריקאי

هربی هنکاک

হার্বি হ্যানকক

เฮอร์บี แฮนค็อก

ჰერბი ჰენკოკი

허비 핸콕


ハンコック, ハービー


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