WorldCat Identities

Memphis Slim

Overview
Works: 1,036 works in 1,647 publications in 3 languages and 9,184 library holdings
Genres: Music  Blues (Music)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Rhythm and blues music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Lyricist, Narrator, Dedicatee, Other
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.643
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Memphis Slim, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Memphis Slim
 
Most widely held works by Memphis Slim
Count Basie swings, Joe Williams sings by Count Basie ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic African-American ballads from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic piano blues from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King of the blues by B. B King ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Folkways years 1959-1973 by Memphis Slim ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A rare collection of performances by America's premier bluesmen at the peak of their artistry."--Container
Down home Saturday night ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in Multiple languages and English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chess blues ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pete Seeger at the Village Gate by Pete Seeger ( )
9 editions published between 1960 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A rare collection of performances by America's premier bluesmen at the peak of their artistry."--Container
Memphis Slim and the real boogie-woogie by Memphis Slim ( )
6 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Songs of Memphis Slim and "Wee Willie" Dixon by Memphis Slim ( )
6 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Willie's blues by Willie Dixon ( )
23 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chicago blues, boogie woogie and blues by Memphis Slim ( )
9 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memphis Slim Favorite blues singers by Memphis Slim ( )
6 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues by Jazz Gillum ( )
5 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues in the Mississippi night by Big Bill Broonzy ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These archival recordings present the recollections of Mississippi blues musicians Memphis Slim, Big Bill Broonzy, and Sonny Boy Williamson as told to Alan Lomax. Through a conversational dialogue with one another, the musicians explore the origins, meaning, and development of blues music among Black Americans in the South. Includes examples of each musician singing and playing the blues as well as prerecorded field recordings of Black folk songs
The American folk-blues festival the British tours 1963-1966 by Muddy Waters (McKinley Morganfield) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of performances in England by blues legends
 
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Alternative Names
Chatman, John 1915-1988
Chatman, John Len 1915-1988
Chatman, P.
Chatman, P. (Peter)
Chatman, Peter
Chatman Peter 1915-1988
Leroy
Leroy 1915-1988
Memphis Slim 1915-1988
P Chatman
Slim, Memphis
Slim Memphis 1915-1988
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