WorldCat Identities

Memphis Slim

Overview
Works: 255 works in 468 publications in 2 languages and 3,566 library holdings
Genres: Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Live sound recordings  Blues (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Lyricist, Composer, per, Narrator
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.643
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Memphis Slim
 
Most widely held works by Memphis Slim
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King of the blues by B. B King( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sing a song of Basie by Hendricks & Ross (Musical group) Lambert( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memphis Slim [pseud.] and Willie Dixon at the Village Gate by Memphis Slim( )

9 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago blues, boogie woogie and blues by Memphis Slim( )

11 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pete Seeger at the Village Gate by Pete Seeger( )

10 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memphis Slim Favorite blues singers by Memphis Slim( )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues in the Mississippi night by Big Bill Broonzy( Recording )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 161 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
Every day the best of the Verve years by Joe Williams( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memphis Slim by Memphis Slim( Recording )

48 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Jimmy Rushing by Jimmy Rushing( Recording )

in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano discoveries newly found titles & alternate takes (1928-1943)( )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rockin' the blues by Memphis Slim( Recording )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memphis Slim and the real boogie-woogie( )

2 editions published in 1959 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memphis Slim and the real honky tonk( )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues from Dolphin's of Hollywood by Pee Wee Crayton( )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The real folk blues by Memphis Slim( Recording )

17 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago blues masters by Muddy Waters( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.44 (from 0.28 for Chicago bl ... to 0.61 for Memphis Sl ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Chatman, John

Chatman John 1915-1988

Chatman, John Len

Chatman, John Len 1915-1988

Chatman, P.

Chatman, P. (Peter)

Chatman, Peter

Chatman, Peter 1915-1988

Leroy

Memphis Slim 1915-1988

Slim, Memphis

Slim, Memphis 1915-1988

Languages
English (102)

German (3)