WorldCat Identities

Paul, Les

Overview
Works: 544 works in 1,094 publications in 3 languages and 11,154 library holdings
Genres: Methods (Music)  Popular music  Biography  History  Jazz  Biographical television programs  Documentary television programs  Music  Art music  Live sound recordings 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Conductor, Composer, Singer, Arranger, Other, Interviewee, Lyricist, Honoree
Classifications: MT580, 787.8719
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Les Paul
Les Paul : chasing sound!( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guitar wizard, inventor, Les Paul tell his own rags-to-riches story. Includes interviews with B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Tony Bennett, Jeff Beck, Merle Haggard, Steve Miller and many more
The war : a Ken Burns film : the soundtrack( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The soundtrack to Ken Burns' World War II television documentary "The War," featuring seventeen tracks, including "American Anthem," "In the Nick of Time," and "Solitude."
Rock 'n' roll party : honoring Les Paul by Jeff Beck( Recording )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeff Beck, one of rock's most admired guitarists and two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, pays homage to musical pioneer and guitar icon Les Paul with an electrifying tribute concert from the Iridium Jazz Club in New York City
The Gibson Les Paul book by Tony Bacon( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a model identification chart, a chronology of models and methods for dating guitars
Les Paul & friends : American made world played by Les Paul( Recording )

8 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to the father of the electric guitar, Les Paul, the man who changed the music
Tom Dowd & the language of music by Tom Dowd( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life and work of music producer/recording engineer Tom Dowd. Featuring music and appearances by Les Paul, Eric Clapton, John Coltrane, Ray Charles, Otis Redding, Ornette Coleman and other musical luminaries
The complete guitarist by Richard Chapman( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook featuring over 100 different guitars, with instructions for learning the guitar based on four generic types: classical/flamenco, steel-strung acoustic, archtop, and solid-bodied electric guitars
Silver linings playbook : original motion picture soundtrack( Recording )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original motion picture soundtrack from the movie starring Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence. Assorted playlist by such acts as Stevie Wonder, Bob Dylan, Rare Earth, Frank Sinatra, Ben Harper and Johnny Mathis
Chester & Lester by Chet Atkins( Recording )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary country musician Chet Atkins and vocal pop veteran Les Paul collaborated on this special 14-track recording
The best of the Capitol masters : 90th birthday edition by Les Paul( Recording )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and German and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We'll meet again : [the love songs of World War II]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentimental favorites( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adult pop--stylized vocal musings sophisticatedly flavored with jazz, classical, blues, county, and R & B--is the music that emerged at the end of WWII as the big bands faded away. Songs by Sinatra, Dean Martin, Peggy Lee, Kay Starr, Rosemary Clooney, and others
Les Paul by Les Paul( Recording )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1953( Recording )

2 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crazy rhythm by Les Paul( )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol : original motion picture soundtrack by Carter Burwell( Recording )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progressions : 100 years of jazz guitar( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentimental journey. pop vocal classics( Recording )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gibson Les Paul : the illustrated story of the guitar that changed rock by Dave Hunter( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A profile of the history, tone, and construction of the Gibson Les Paul electric guitar, as well as some of the more prominent players associated with the guitar. Illustrated with photographs of guitars, players, and relevant memorabilia"--
Before the music dies( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Never has the grass-roots American music scene been more diverse, or the broadcast and sale of music controlled by so few corporations. Filmmakers Andrew Shapter and Joel Rasmussen traveled the country to find out why, in the midst of so rich a tradition, mainstream music seems so packaged and repetitive, and what the future of American music may be
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.15 for Electric g ... to 0.81 for Wonderful ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Gibson Les Paul book
Alternative Names

controlled identityRhubarb Red

Les Paul & Friends

Les Paul Amerikaans gitarist (1915-2009)

Les Paul amerykański gitarzysta jazzowy, wynalazca-konstruktor

Les Paul chitarrista e inventore statunitense

Les Paul guitariste et inventeur américain

Les Paul guitarrista de jazz estadounidense

Les Paul US-amerikanischer Gitarrist

Less Pols

Lester Polsfuss

Paul, Les 1916-2009

Polfus, Lester.

Polfus, Lester 1915-2009

Polfus, Lester William.

Polfus Lester William 1915-2009

Polfuss, Lester, 1915-

Polfuss, Lester W. 1915-2009

Polfuss, Lester William.

Polfuss, Lester William 1915-2009

Pollfuss, Lester

Polsfuss, Lester

Polsfuss, Lester William

Polsfuss, Lester William 1915-2009

Лес Пол

Лес Пол американський гітарист, новатор в області звукозапису і один із творців електрогітари

לס פול

لس بول

لس پال گیتاریست آمریکایی

লেস পল

ലെസ് പോൾ

เลส พอล

레스 폴

レス・ポール

萊斯·保羅

Languages
English (107)

Spanish (1)

German (1)

Covers
The complete guitaristThe early years of the Les Paul legacy, 1915-1963The Les Paul guitar book : a complete history of Gibson Les Paul guitarsThe modern era of the Les Paul legacy, 1968-2009Les Paul : in his own wordsThe Les Paul legacyIcons of music : great guitarists