WorldCat Identities

Williams, Joe 1918-1999

Overview
Works: 524 works in 1,194 publications in 2 languages and 14,715 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographical films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Live sound recordings  Filmed performances  Concert films  Jazz  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Commentator, Instrumentalist, Composer, Editor, Speaker, Lyricist, Interviewee, Actor
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joe Williams
Count Basie swings, Joe Williams sings by Count Basie( Recording )

39 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
The atomic Mr. Basie : the complete atomic Basie : E=MC² =Count Basie Orchestra +Neal Hefti arrangements by Count Basie( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basie and his group give some of the best performances of his career as they bring a sultry, rich, and beautiful tones to the album
Nothin' but the blues by Joe Williams( Recording )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Count Basie at Newport by Count Basie( Recording )

18 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinderfella by Frank Tashlin( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a hilarious twist on the timeless fairy tale, the irrepressible Jerry Lewis plays the title role of Cinderfella - a hard-working and honest lad mistreated by his wicked stepmother (Judith Anderson) and his two boorish stepbrothers (Henry Silva, Robert Hutton). But miracles do happen - especially when your Fairy Godfather is the one-and-only Ed Wynn! With a little - okay, a lot- of wizardry and magic, the wacky Wynn manages to transform the klutzy fella into eligible, handsome bachelor, ready to win the hand of a suitable Princess Charming!
Midnight in the garden of good and evil : music from and inspired by the motion picture by Johnny Mercer( Recording )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happy anniversary, Charlie Brown! by Vince Guaraldi( Recording )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah Vaughan the divine one by Sarah Vaughan( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and French and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the stellar singer's career from her beginnings at the Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Newark, New Jersey, to her debut at the Apollo Theater and her pre-eminence in nightclubs, concert halls, and jazz festivals around the world
The definitive Joe Williams by Joe Williams( )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to Count Basie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Count Basie, with the assistance of others, performs works spanning his fifty year career in one of his last televised performances. Includes a biographical film tribute preceding the concert, entitled "A tribute to Count Basie."
Portrait of the blues by Lou Rawls( Recording )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues masters : the essential history of the blues( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rare performances and historical footage tracing the development of American blues music
I just want to sing by Joe Williams( )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Count Basie : swingin' the blues by Matthew Seig( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... a distinguished group of Basie alumni -- including early band members Sweets Edison, Earle Warren and Claude Williams and later stars like Buddy Tate, Illinois Jacquet and Joe Williams -- have come together to lend their insight to this film, in probing on-camera interviews and an unprecedented round-table reminiscence. Basie himself appears in revealing interview clips from various stages of his life. And, most importantly, there is the music: vintage performance footage beginning in the late 1930s, and master recordings of the greatest Basie sessions"--Container
Joe Williams live by Joe Williams( )

9 editions published between 1973 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1969 all-star White House tribute to Duke Ellington by Duke Ellington( Recording )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Count Basie & Sarah Vaughan by Count Basie( Recording )

4 editions published in 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verve presents The very best of Christmas jazz( Recording )

4 editions published in 2001 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urban blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Arlen by Harold Arlen( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Cinderfella
Alternative Names
Goreed, Joseph 1918-1999

Joe Williams Amerikaans jazzmuzikant (1918-1999)

Joe Williams amerikansk musikar

Joe Williams amerikansk musiker

Joe Williams amerykański wokalista jazzowy

Joe Williams cantante statunitense

Joe Williams chanteur de jazz

Joe Williams US-amerikanischer Jazz-Sänger

Williams Jumpin' Joe 1918-1999

Джо Уильямс

جو ویلیامز موسیقی‌دان آمریکایی

ジョー・ウィリアムズ

Languages
English (137)

French (1)

Covers
Blues masters : the essential history of the blues