WorldCat Identities

Dorsey, Jimmy 1904-1957

Overview
Works: 2,151 works in 3,153 publications in 3 languages and 12,884 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Jazz  Blues (Music)  Piano music (Jazz)  Dixieland music  Music  Drama  Musical films  History  War films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Composer, Actor, Arranger, Lyricist, Singer, Originator, Vocalist, Other, Interviewee, Adapter, Printer
Classifications: ML422.D67, 785.410924
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Most widely held works about Jimmy Dorsey
 
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Most widely held works by Jimmy Dorsey
Bix Beiderbecke by Bix Beiderbecke( Recording )

3 editions published in 1990 and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fabulous Dorseys by Alfred E Green( Visual )

54 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The rise and rise of the Fabulous Dorsey brothers is charted in this whymsical step down memory lane, Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey play themselves in this vehicle for their excellent music. From being raised by their father who insists on them learning music, to the split that just saw their careers rise even further"--Internet Movie Database
Jimmy Dorsey by Jimmy Dorsey( Recording )

33 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Pure Ella by Ella Fitzgerald( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of big band swing (1930-1955)( Recording )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bix Beiderbecke by Bix Beiderbecke( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 240 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 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contrasts by Jimmy Dorsey( Recording )

14 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

16 most requested polkas( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your Hit Parade : by Benny Goodman( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1957( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four Jills in a Jeep( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true-life adventures of the first female performers to join the U.S.O., Kay Francis, Carole Landis, Martha Raye and Mitzi Mayfair play themselves in the film adaptation of Carole Landis's "novel" by the same name
1941 by Duke Ellington( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

G.I. jukebox : songs from World War II( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your Hit Parade :( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bing Crosby and some jazz friends by Bing Crosby( Recording )

3 editions published in 1991 in Undetermined and English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1940( Recording )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war years by Vera Lynn( Recording )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most musically productive periods in history was during World War II. "This collection mixes the songs that were popular at home with those calculated to stir patriotic responses."
The words & music of World War II( Recording )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On container: An aural history on 2 CDs. Commemorates the 60th anniversary of Pearl Harbor. These are the actual songs and radio broadcasts of WWII. Contains musical performances by Benny Goodman, Gene Krupa, Kay Kyser, Gene Autry and many others. Also contains historic speeches from Ed Murrow, Franklin Roosevelt, Harry Truman and General Douglas MacArthur
Greatest hits by Andrews Sisters( Recording )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in Undetermined and English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Dorsey, J.

Dorsey, James

Dorsey, James 1904-1957

Dorsey, James Francis

Dorsey, James P. 1904-1957

Dorsey, Jimmie 1904-1957

Jimmy Dorsey Amerikaans orkestleider (1904-1957)

Jimmy Dorsey clarinettista e sassofonista statunitense

Jimmy Dorsey musicien américain

Jimmy Dorsey US-amerikanischer Jazzmusiker

Дорси, Джимми

ג'ימי דורסי

جیمی دورسی

지미 도시

スパイク・ヒューズ

Languages
English (140)

Spanish (1)

German (1)

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