WorldCat Identities

Long, Avon

Overview
Works: 75 works in 130 publications in 3 languages and 2,062 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Operas  Popular music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Jazz vocals  Film adaptations  History  Biography 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Lyricist, Composer, Author
Classifications: M1500.G47, 782.1
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Avon Long
 
Most widely held works by Avon Long
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 680 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 & Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

30 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 628 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)
Bubbling brown sugar the original musical revue by Loften Mitchell( Recording )

12 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ziegfeld follies original motion picture soundtrack( Recording )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cotton Club( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 46 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 Morse, and Fayard and Harold Nicholas. Presents vintage film clips of the artists and an impromptu performance by the group
Don't play us cheap( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 43 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
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 40 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
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 39 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
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 39 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
George Gershwin by George Gershwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 39 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 38 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
Blackbirds of 1928 Shuffle along : studio cast recording by Jimmy McHugh( Recording )

2 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 30 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

Porgy and Bess Selections from George Gershwin's folk opera by George Gershwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fly blackbird by C Jackson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beggar's holiday by Duke Ellington( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy and Bess selections : original cast and other early recordings by George Gershwin( )

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

Brown gal by Lil Hardin Armstrong( Recording )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks 1-6 recorded in Chicago on 27 October 1936; tracks 7-10 recorded in New York on 15 April 1937; tracks 11-14 recorded in New York on 23 July 1937
Brown gal by Ink Spots (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ANDERSON, Ray Old Bottles - New Wine( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.13 for Roots, the ... to 1.00 for [Programs] ...)

Languages
Covers
Roots, the next generationsRoots, the next generationsRoots, the next generationsRoots, the next generations