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Calloway, Cab 1907-1994

Overview
Works: 1,940 works in 3,281 publications in 6 languages and 24,252 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Jazz  Operas  Road films  Romance films  Biography  Autobiographies  Swing (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Author, Conductor, Singer, Originator, Composer, Director, Dancer, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Other, Vocalist, Narrator, Contributor, Commentator, Lyricist, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Cab Calloway
 
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The Blues Brothers by John Landis( Visual )

55 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Jake Blues is released from prison, he and brother Elwood go to visit the old home where they were raised by nuns. They learn the church is no longer supporting the institution and will sell the place to the education authority. The only way to keep the place open is if the $5000 tax on the property is paid within the next 11 days. The brothers want to help and decide to put their blues band back together and raise the the money by staging a big show. As they set off on their "mission from god" they seem to make more enemies than friends along the way
Stormy weather by Andrew Stone( Visual )

33 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancing great Bill Williamson takes a look back on the beginnings of his career and his romance with fellow rising star Selina. Their romance is brief because Selina does not want to settle down. The movie includes an all-star show hosted by Cab Calloway
The Cincinnati Kid by Norman Jewison( Visual )

9 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in English and German and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kid thinks he's the best 5-card stud player in town, but The Man has never been beaten. It is therefore inevitable that they go head-on, and what a game it will be: a non-stop, stud poker duel-to-the-death to decide who will be the reigning king of the New Orleans gambling world
W.C. Fields comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You can't cheat an honest man: "W.C. Fields portrays Larson E. Whipsnade, ringmaster of the seedy circus Giganticus. Whipsnade gets nothing but trouble from his performers, and his daughter (Constance Moore) is torn between a wealthy cad and a charming ventriloquist, played by Edgar Bergen"--Container
Jammin' for the jackpot : big bands and territory bands of the 1930's by Edgar Hayes( Recording )

8 editions published between 1940 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swingin' uptown : Renaissance in Harlem( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1920s, African-American literature, art, music, dance, and social commentary flourished in Harlem, in uptown New York City. This cultural movement, which redefined African-American expression, became known as the Harlem Renaissance. Music became the centerpiece that this movement was built around, launching an artistic awakening rather than a social revolt. Featuring commentary from historians and the performers themselves, this program traces the roots of the music, its social impact on society and its eventual acceptance in mainstream culture
The fabulous swing collection( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Blues Brothers : original soundtrack recording by Blues Brothers( Recording )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hello, Dolly! : Broadway cast recording by Jerry Herman( )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1991 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are you hep to the jive? by Cab Calloway( Recording )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dizzy Gillespie : Ken Burns jazz by Dizzy Gillespie( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 4 complete Ed Sullivan shows starring the Beatles : and other artists, including original commercials and more( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Beatles stepped onto Sullivan's New York stage on Sunday, February 9, 1964 to make their American TV debut, 86 percent of all TVs on at that hour tuned in. The Beatles appeared on the Sullivan show four times and presented here are those uncut shows, including not only all of the other performances, but also all of the original commercials. Newly remastered also includes an interview between Ed Sullivan and the Beatles, additional footage, and more
The call of the jitterbug by Tana Ross( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swing musicians from the 1930s argue the derivation of the Jitterbug from the Lindy Hop
Nicky's jazz for kids( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Parents' Choice Silver Honor winner, this CD provides children with a fun and engaging introduction to jazz. Featuring specially selected original recordings by celebrated jazz masters Louis Armstrong, Count Basie, Tony Bennett, Cab Calloway, Nat King C
The Ed Sullivan show featuring the Beatles and various other artists( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the four complete one-hour Ed Sullivan Shows that launched the "British Invasion" of the music industry and introduced the Beatles to America. Includes the original commercials
The best of jazz & blues( Visual )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Musicals shorts, produced to merely fill out the film program, have in many cases acquired more value than the features they once supported. Filmed at the Paramount Studios in Astoria, Queens, these films offer unparalleled opportunities to see and hear great artists in action -- and sometimes present surprisingly gutsy subject matter via truly innovative film technique."--Container
Big band hit parade by Cincinnati Pops Big Band Orchestra( Recording )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theme songs( )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minnie the moocher by Cab Calloway( Recording )

70 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first complete recording of the opera based on Gershwin's original score, restoring the material cut by Gershwin during rehearsals for the New York premiere in 1935, was made by the Cleveland Orchestra under Lorin Maazel in 1976, in time for the U.S. Bicentennial"--Wikipedia (Feb 2007)
 
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Alternative Names
Cab Calloway

Cab Calloway americký jazzový zpěvák

Cab Calloway Amerikaans zanger

Cab Calloway amerykański piosenkarz jazzowy

Cab Calloway cantante e musicista statunitense

Cab Calloway chanteur et chef d'orchestre de jazz

Cab Calloway US-amerikanischer Jazz-Sänger und Bandleader

Cabell Calloway

Calloway

Calloway Cab

Calloway, Cab, 1907-

Calloway, Cabel 1907-1994

Calloway Cabell

Calloway Cabell 1907-1994

Hi-de-ho 1907-1994 Mr

Hi-de-ho Mr. 1907-1994

Kalovėjus Kebas

Kalovėjus Kebelis

Mr. Hi-de-ho 1907-1994

Καμπ Κάλογουεϊ

Кеб Келловей

Кэллоуэй, Кэб

קאב קאלוויי

קאב קאלוויי שחקן אמריקאי

کب کلووی

캡 캘러웨이 미국의 재즈 가수

キャブ・キャロウェイ

凱伯·凱洛威

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