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Marsalis, Wynton 1961-

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The war( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of ordinary people in four quintessentially American towns - Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and Luverne, Minnesota - and examines the ways in which the Second World War touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America
When the Levees Broke : a Requiem in Four Acts by Spike Lee( Visual )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world watched in horror as Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans on August 29, 2005. Many were shocked, not only by the scale of the disaster, but the slow, inept and disorganized response of the emergency and recovery efforts. Structured into four acts, each dealing with a different aspect of the events that preceded and followed Katrina's catastrophic passage through New Orleans. Tells the heartbreaking personal stories of those who endured this harrowing ordeal and survived to tell the tale
Unforgivable blackness : the rise and fall of Jack Johnson by Ken Burns( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jack Johnson, who was the first African American boxer to win the Heavyweight Champion of the World. Includes his struggles in and out of the ring and his desire to live his life as a free man in race-obsessed America
Squeak! rumble! whomp! whomp! whomp! : a sonic adventure by Wynton Marsalis( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Takes readers (and listeners) on a rollicking, clanging, clapping tour through the many sounds that fill a neighborhood"--
Moving to higher ground : how jazz can change your life by Wynton Marsalis( Book )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pulitzer Prize-winning musician Wynton Marsalis, discusses the different styles of jazz music and musicians, as well as its influence on music and society
Baroque duet by Kathleen Battle( Recording )

34 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz A-B-Z by Wynton Marsalis( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles twenty-six of the jazz greats of all time, from Count Basie to Louis Armstrong, through a review of their work, their life stories, and their greatest hits by one of today's top jazz performers. A is for "almighty" Louis Armstrong, whose amazing artistry unfolds in an accumulative poem shaped like the letter he stands for. As for sax master Sonny Rollins, whose "robust style radiates roundness," could there be a better tribute than a poetic rondeau? In an extraordinary feat, Pulitzer Prize-winning jazz composer Wynton Marsalis harmonizes his love and knowledge of jazz's most celebrated artists with an astounding diversity of poetic forms-from simple blues (Count Basie) to a complex pantoum (Charlie Parker), from a tender sonnet (Sarah Vaughan) to a performance poem snapping the rhythms of Art Blakey to life
A Carnegie Hall Christmas concert by Kathleen Battle( )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marsalis on music by Wynton Marsalis( Book )

17 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Korean and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manual that uses examples from jazz greats to teach the fundamentals of jazz & the elements of improvisation. Includes a CD
The African Americans : many rivers to cross( Visual )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., the evolution of the African-American people, as well as the multiplicity of cultural institutions, political strategies, and religious and social perspectives they developed-forging their own history, culture and society against unimaginable odds
Jackie Robinson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the story of Jack Roosevelt Robinson, a sharecropper's son who elevated an entire race and country when he broke Major League Baseball's color barrier in 1947. The film illuminates Robinson's place as a leader and icon of the civil rights movement whose exemplary life and aspirational message of equality continue to inspire generations of Americans
Tanglewood II : summoning the future of music education by Anthony John Palmer( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The culmination of a series of events held over two years by leading music educators in an homage to the famous Tanglewood symposium of 1967, this study prods the profession to examine what the future of music education is. It provokes a reevaluation of present programs and philosophies and tired methodologies while reinvigorating the role music educators play in the lives of their students. As the contributors explore the role of music, what it communicates, and what the impact of world music should be, they tackle questions such as, What is the latest research about nature versus nurture and its impact on music learning? How does the child-teacher relationship affect learning? and How does technology impact music learning, and what are the implications of future technologies? among others. Tanglewood II seeks to reenergize and reimagine the concept of music education and its impact on society
Hurricane Katrina : the storm that changed America( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On September 2, 2005, New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin issued a "desperate S.O.S." His city, one of America's most historic and gracious urban centers, had been devastated by Hurricane Katrina. Now eighty percent of it lay underwater, while some citizens huddled on rooftops waiting for rescue, and others turned the flooded streets into canals of anarchy. In the first decade of the 21st century, despair, disease and death had transformed a great American city into a scene of third-world privation. Heroic rescue workers battled to save lives, restore order and aid the suffering. Now Time chronicles the story of the greatest natural disaster in U.S. history in Hurricane Katrina, An American Tragedy. Here, in stunning pictures and gripping first-hand accounts, is the terrible tale of Katrina's deadly wrath and savage aftermath. Here is America's Gulf Coast--from New Orleans to Biloxi and Gulfport, Mississippi--in ruins. Here are the struggling survivors and their valiant rescuers, the looters and the police who fought to control them, the homeless refugees who poured across the southeast and the resourceful agencies that took them in. It is an epic tale, told as only Time can tell it. Award-winning pictures reveal the scope of the disaster. Oral histories offer unforgettable accounts of nature's power and man's resourcefulness. Illuminating graphics show how hurricanes form--and why New Orleans flooded. Powerful reporting puts readers on the scene, while insightful analysis explores the questions left in Katrina's wake: Could the tragedy have been prevented, and why was aid so late to arrive? Moving and informative, sweeping in scope and ringing with the voices of those who were there, Hurricane Katrina, An American Tragedy is the definitive account of a disaster that will haunt Americans for decades to come
In Gabriel's garden by Wynton Marsalis( Recording )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Burns jazz : the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Trumpet concertos by Wynton Marsalis( Recording )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men with the blues by Willie Nelson( Recording )

23 editions published in 2008 in 4 languages and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of country music's all-time legends teams up with one of jazz's greatest artists for a one-of-a-kind collaboration
Baroque music for trumpets by Wynton Marsalis( Recording )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz : a film by Ken Burns by Ken Burns( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode 8. Between 1945 and 1955, jazz splinters into different camps: cool and hot, East and West, traditional and modern. One by one, the big bands leave the road, but Duke Ellington keeps his band together, while Louis Armstrong puts together a small group, the "All-Stars." Promoter Norman Granz insists on equal treatment for every member of his integrated troupes on his Jazz at the Philharmonic Tours. Meanwhile, bebop musicians Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker are creating some of the most inventive jazz ever played but a devastating narcotics plague sweeps through the jazz community, ruining lives and changing the dynamics of performance. And a number of great performers, including Miles Davis, Dave Brubeck, Gerry Mulligan, Thelonious Monk, Paul Desmond, Bille Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and John Lewis, find new ways to bring new audiences to jazz
The London concert by Wynton Marsalis( Recording )

3 editions published in 1994 and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Moving to higher ground : how jazz can change your life
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Jazz A-B-ZMarsalis on musicHurricane Katrina : the storm that changed AmericaSweet swing blues on the roadWynton Marsalis : Skain's domain : a biographyWynton Marsalis : gifted trumpet playerWynton Marsalis : trumpet genius
Alternative Names
Dankworth, E. 1961-

Marsalis W.

Marsalis, Wynton

Skain

Uinton Marsalis

Vinton Marsalis

W. Marsalis

Wynton Marsalis

Wynton Marsalis Amerikaans componist

Wynton Marsalis amerikansk trompetist og komponist

Wynton Marsalis jazzman amerykański, trębacz i kompozytor

Wynton Marsalis trombettista e compositore statunitense

Wynton Marsalis trompetista estadounidense

Wynton Marsalis US-amerikanischer Trompeter

Wynton Marsallis

Винтон Марсалис

Уинтон Марсалис американский трубач и композитор, художественный руководитель Джазового Линкольн-центра

Уинтън Марсалис

וינטון מרסליס

وینتون مارسالیس

마살리스, 윈튼 1961-

마설리스, 윈턴 1961-

윈턴 마샐리스

ウィントン・マルサリス

マルサリス, ウィントン

溫頓·馬沙利斯

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