WorldCat Identities

Young, Lester 1909-1959

Overview
Works: 2,385 works in 4,008 publications in 5 languages and 22,888 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Music  Documentary television programs  Poetry 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Conductor, Other, Singer, Honoree, Dedicatee, Musician, Arranger, Contributor
Classifications: M1366.Y68, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Lester Young Publications about Lester Young
Publications by  Lester Young Publications by Lester Young
posthumous Publications by Lester Young, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Lester Young
Lester Young Ken Burns jazz by Lester Young ( Recording )
68 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
The complete Decca recordings by Count Basie ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bird the original recordings of Charlie Parker by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
11 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The "Kansas City" sessions by Lester Young ( Recording )
15 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great musician comes out for an overflow of classic performances
Lester Young with the Oscar Peterson Trio by Lester Young ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love songs by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pres and Teddy by Lester Young-Teddy Wilson Quartet ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Count Basie at Newport by Count Basie ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lester leaps in by Lester Young ( Recording )
52 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
The complete Aladdin recordings of Lester Young by Lester Young ( Recording )
19 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This two-disc set contains every item that Lester Young recorded for Aladdin including the rare 1942 trio session with Nat Cole and a 1946 Helen Humes date, from which comes a newly discovered instrumental"--Container
Classic tenors by Coleman Hawkins ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1972 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ultimate jazz ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Misty; Sarah Vaughan; (5:00) --; O.G.D. (aka "Road song"); Wes Montgomery; (6:05) --; Blue skies; Ella Fitzgerald; (5:46) --; Love you madly; Oscar Peterson; (7:55) --; Black water blues; Dinah Washington; (4:55) --; Somebody loves me; Lester Young; (3:52) --; I loves you, Porgy; Nina Simone; (2:30) --; Parisian thoroughfare; Bud Powell; (2:36) --; Lady sings the blues; Billie Holiday; (3:44) --; Cherokee; Clifford Brown; (5:45)
Lester swings by Lester Young ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1956 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of Lester Young by Lester Young ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The jazz giants by Lester Young ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1956 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete Lester Young by Lester Young ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lester Young Trio by Lester Young Trio ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1953 and 1994 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The quintessential Billie Holiday, volume V, 1937-38 by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The quintessential Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete Lester Young studio sessions on Verve by Lester Young ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Lester Youn
Pres.
Pres 1909-1959
Prez.
Prez 1909-1959
Young, L. 1909-1959
Young, Lester W. 1909-1959
Young, Lester Willis.
Young, Lester Willis 1909-1959
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