WorldCat Identities

Lincoln, Abbey

Works: 301 works in 829 publications in 5 languages and 8,019 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy films  Biography  Documentary television programs  Jazz vocals  Jazz  Music  Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Performer, Author, Actor, Singer, Composer, Vocalist, Lyricist, Instrumentalist, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Abbey Lincoln
Nothing but a man( Visual )

10 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in English and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the stirrings of the civil rights movement and a rising wave of burgeoning Black pride. This tells the story of Duff, a railroad section hand who is forced to confront racial prejudice and self-denial when he falls in love with Josie, an educated preacher's daughter. An uplifting story about a man and a woman whose love overcomes racial and class barriers
When Malindy sings : jazz vocalists, 1938-1961 by Oscar Brown( Recording )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For love of Ivy( Visual )

15 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy family, afraid of losing their housekeeper to a secretarial career, fix her up with a man-about-town, who is secretly involved in illegal gambling
You gotta pay the band by Abbey Lincoln( Recording )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1960s jazz fragments into the avant-garde and many divided schools of thought. Many jazz musicians like Dexter Gordon are forced to leave America in search of work while other use the music as a form of social protest: Max Roach, Charles Mingus, and Archie Shepp make overtly political musical statements. John Coltrane appeals to a broad audience before his untimely death. Saxophonist Stan Getz helps boost a craze for bossa nova music, but in the early 1970s jazz founders Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington pass away. Miles Davis leads a movement of jazz musicians who incorporate elements of rock and soul into their music and "fusion" wins listeners. By the mid-1980's jazz begins to bounce back led by Wynton Marsalis and a new generation of musicians. Now as it approaches its centennial, jazz is still alive, still changing and still swinging
Abbey is blue by Abbey Lincoln( Recording )

36 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Percussion bitter sweet by Max Roach( Recording )

10 editions published between 1961 and 1993 in Undetermined and English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A turtle's dream by Abbey Lincoln( Recording )

26 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That's him! by Abbey Lincoln( Recording )

28 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Abbey sings Abbey by Abbey Lincoln( Recording )

9 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary vocalist and composer Abbey Lincoln re-invents signature songs from her classic Verve recordings, including Bird Alone; Throw It Away; The Music Is the Magic; and more
When there is love by Abbey Lincoln( Recording )

17 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz lullaby( Recording )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and French and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A great selection of lullabies with a jazzy touch from an array of artists including Ella Fitzgerald, Bill Evans, Wes Montgomery, Ben Webster, and more
Over the years by Abbey Lincoln( Recording )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who used to dance by Abbey Lincoln( Recording )

15 editions published in 1997 in 4 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talking to the sun by Abbey Lincoln( )

18 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devil's got your tongue by Abbey Lincoln( Recording )

16 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anything goes : the Cole Porter songbook : instrumentals by Cole Porter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Interpretations of classic Cole Porter standards by the greatest jazz musicians
It's me by Abbey Lincoln( Recording )

14 editions published in 2003 in 5 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Painted lady by Abbey Lincoln( )

19 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We insist! : Max Roach's Freedom now suite by Max Roach( Recording )

12 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Nothing but a man
Alternative Names
Abbey Lincoln actrice américaine

Abbey Lincoln actriz estadounidense

Abbey Lincoln americká zpěvačka

Abbey Lincoln Amerikaans actrice

Abbey Lincoln Amerikai dzsesszénekesnő

Abbey Lincoln amerikansk musikar og skodespelar

Abbey Lincoln amerikansk musiker och skådespelare

Abbey Lincoln amerikansk musiker og skuespiller

Abbey Lincoln amerykańska wokalistka jazzowa

Abbey Lincoln cantante, compositrice e attrice statunitense

Abbey Lincoln US-amerikanische Jazzsängerin und Schauspielerin

Abbey Lincoln yhdysvaltalainen laulaja

Abby Lincoln

Anna Marie 1930-2010

Eibija Linkolna

Gaby, Lee

Lee, Gaby

Lee, Gaby 1930-2010

Lincoln, Abby

Lincoln, Abby 1930-2010

Moseka, Aminata

Moseka, Aminata 1930-2010

Wooldridge, Anna Marie

Wooldridge, Anna Marie 1930-2010

Wooldridge, Anna Marie Gaby 1930-2010

Wooldridge, Gaby 1930-2010

Wooldridge, Gaby Anna Marie 1930-2010

Woolridge, Anna Marie, 1930-

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