WorldCat Identities

Long, Avon

Overview
Works: 81 works in 144 publications in 4 languages and 2,309 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Biographical television programs  Historical television programs  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Television melodramas  Original cast recordings  Biographical films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Lyricist, Composer, Author
Classifications: M1500.G47, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Avon Long
 
Most widely held works by Avon Long
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

37 editions published between 1951 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 667 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)
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roots, the next generations( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Bubbling brown sugar by Loften Mitchell( Recording )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bubbling brown sugar : the original musical revue by Loften Mitchell( Recording )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ziegfeld follies : original motion picture soundtrack by Flo Ziegfeld( Recording )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cotton Club( Visual )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the lifestyle and experiences of five jazz performers who appeared in the Cotton Club shows during the Harlem renaissance era, including Avon Long, Cab Calloway, Estrellita, the Nicholas Brothers, and Matt Robinson. Presents vintage film clips of the artists and an impromptu performance by the group
George Gershwin by George Gershwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical sketch of the composer, along with selected excerpts from his music
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Don't play us cheap( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy about two minions of the devil who crash a Harlem party, thrown by Miss Maybell, with high hopes of destroying its festive atmosphere
Blackbirds of 1928 ; Shuffle along : studio cast recording by Jimmy McHugh( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American musical theater by Lehman Engel( Recording )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't play us cheap( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy about two minions of the devil who crash a Harlem party, thrown by Miss Maybell, with high hopes of destroying its festive atmosphere
Porgy and Bess : selections from George Gershwin's folk opera by George Gershwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beggar's holiday by Duke Ellington( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fly blackbird by C Jackson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blackbirds of 1928 by Jimmy McHugh( Recording )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brown gal by Lil Hardin Armstrong( Recording )

2 editions published between 1937 and 1938 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy & Bess : original Broadway cast by George Gershwin( )

2 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in Undetermined and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three songs from a radio presentation of Porgy and Bess
 
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Alternative Names
Avon 1910-1984

Avon Long acteur américain

Avon Long American actor

Avon Long Amerikaans acteur (1910-1984)

Avon Long attore statunitense

Avon Long US-amerikanischer Bühnenschauspieler

Эвон Лонг

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