WorldCat Identities

Shorter, Wayne

Works: 1,443 works in 3,897 publications in 9 languages and 34,055 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Live sound recordings  Jazz-rock (Music)  Biography  Jazz vocals  Popular music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  History  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Composer, Commentator, Arranger, Interviewee, Musician, per, Other, Lyricist, sax, Editor, Contributor, Singer, Conductor, Producer, Narrator
Classifications: M1366, 781.655
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Wayne Shorter
Bitches brew by Miles Davis( Recording )

27 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zum 40. Jubiläum des Meilensteins 'Bitches Brew' (1970) von Miles Davis erscheint die Platte in einer Sonderedition, in der das ursprüngliche Tracklisting um bisher unveröffentlichte Titel ergänzt wird. Ausserdem liegt eine DVD mit einem Livemitschnitt eines Auftrittes vom November 1969 in Kopenhagen, bei dem Teile des im April 1970 folgenden Albums gespielt wurden. Dieses Konzert ist ebenfalls unveröffentlicht. Die Besetzung ist jeweils beeindruckend: An der Studioaufnahme nahmen neben Miles Davis (Trompete) Wayne Shorter (Saxofone), Joe Zawinul und Chick Corea (beide Piano), Lenny White und Jack DeJohnette (beide Schlagzeug), John McLaughlin (Gitarre), Dave Holland (Bass) u.a. teil. Auf der Bühne spielte das Quintett Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, Chick Core, Dave Holland und Jack DeJohnette. Mit 'Bitches Brew' stiess der innovative Davis einmal mehr eine neue Tür auf, die Platte gilt - noch mehr als der Vorgänger 'In a silent way' - als Wegbereiter des Fusion-Jazz. ä'Bitches Brew' is so forward thinking, it retains its freshness and mystery in the 21st centuryä (
River : the Joni letters by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

15 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cet album est l'hommage d'Herbie Hancock à Joni Mitchell. Herbie a traversé les époques et les courants musicaux en laissant derrière lui des chefs d'oeuvres intemporels. Vénéré par les amateurs de funk, de soul, de hip hop et de jazz, il est une véritable légende vivante. Ensemble, ils partagent un besoin incessant et profond de création. Ils ont toujours eu le désir d'innover à chaque note. Ce disque en est la preuve
Speak no evil by Wayne Shorter( Recording )

51 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
In a silent way by Miles Davis( Recording )

33 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The imagine project by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

4 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 575 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
Sound-system by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gershwin's world by George Gershwin( Recording )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 509 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
Corazón by Santana (Musical group)( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Corazon" is Santana's first Latin music album of his iconic career and features collaborations with ChocQuibTown, Lila Downs, Gloria Estefan, Fabulosos Cadillacs, Juanes, Ziggy Marley, Miguel, Niña Pastori, Diego Torres, Samuel Rosa of Skank, Cindy Blackman Santana, Romeo Santos, Soledad, Wayne Shorter, and more. The album is executive-produced by Carlos Santana, Clive Davis, Santana's longtime collaborator and Chief Creative Officer, Sony Music Entertainment, and Afo Verde, Chairman and CEO for Sony's Latin Region, Spain and Portugal. The album boasts an expansive range of genres, including pop, rock, salsa, hip-hop, folk, reggae, traditional and bachata
Both sides now by Joni Mitchell( Recording )

12 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alegría by Wayne Shorter( Recording )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond the sound barrier by Wayne Shorter Quartet( Recording )

16 editions published in 2005 in 4 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

E.S.P. by Miles Davis( Recording )

37 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Without a net by Wayne Shorter Quartet( Recording )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary jazz saxophonist and composer releases this 9-track musical thrill ride that consists of live recordings from their European tour in late 2011, the one exception being the 23-minute tone poem 'Pegasus' which features the quartet with The Imani Winds recorded at Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles
Filles de Kilimanjaro by Miles Davis( Recording )

31 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Limited edition hybrid SACD version of Davis' 1968 release
I sing the body electric by Weather Report (Musical group)( Recording )

15 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam's apple by Wayne Shorter( Recording )

18 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live in Europe 1967 by Miles Davis Quintet( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This sounds kind of like that weird, aggressive stuff those kids were playing at the jam session the other Sunday."--NPR Music
Nefertiti by Miles Davis( Recording )

19 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footprints live! by Wayne Shorter( Recording )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sanctuary -- Masquelero -- Valse triste -- Go -- Aung San Suu Kyi -- Atlantis -- JuJu
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Wayne Shorter Amerikaans componist

Wayne Shorter amerikanischer Jazz-Saxophonist und -komponist

Wayne Shorter amerikansk komponist

Wayne Shorter amerikansk kompositör

Wayne Shorter amerykański muzyk jazzowy

Wayne Shorter sassofonista, musicista e compositore statunitense

Wayne Shoter

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