WorldCat Identities

Toussaint, Allen

Overview
Works: 477 works in 871 publications in 2 languages and 12,354 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Rhythm and blues music  Blues (Music)  Rock music  Popular music  Live sound recordings  Jazz-rock (Music)  Gospel music  Piano music (Jazz)  Dixieland music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Arranger, Interviewee, Producer, Composer, Singer, Creator, Lyricist, Musician, Conductor
Classifications: M1630.18.L38, 782.42166
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The river in reverse by Elvis Costello( Recording )

28 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bonus DVD follows Elvis Costello and Allen Toussaint as they travel to New Orleans, a city still under a 2 AM curfew in the chaotic aftermath and recovery from Hurricane Katrina. The film captures the recording of songs written in and about the beleaguered city
Wrote a song for everyone by John Fogerty( Recording )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"5 out of 5 stars ... a testament to the continuing truth and power in Fogerty's greatest hits."--Rolling Stone
The bright Mississippi by Allen Toussaint( Recording )

24 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary singer and songwriter Allen Toussaint is back with his first solo album in nearly ten years. Here he explores the rich musical history of his native New Orleans by performing songs written by some of the city's other iconic musicians
Backatown by Troy Andrews( Recording )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and German and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A staple of the New Orleans music scene since age four, Trombone Shorty and his band, Orleans Avenue, go to town on Backatown, a record with a funk/pop/hip-hop jazz sound. Shorty studied at the prestigious New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts
Memphis blues by Cyndi Lauper( Recording )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"3 out of 4 ... Lauper freshens up even a much-worn blues ..."--USA Today
Down in New Orleans by Blind Boys of Alabama( Recording )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Blind Boys of Alabama explore the jazz and R&B sounds, as well as the heritage, of New Orleans with their first new studio album in three years
Let them talk by Hugh Laurie( Recording )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man known to millions of TV viewers as the cantankerous Doctor House, Hugh Laurie reveals more of his musical side with his first solo album. A celebration of New Orleans blues, Laurie performs a mix of classic standards and lost gems
Our New Orleans 2005 by Allen Toussaint( Recording )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jazz, blues, and assorted popular music
Live at Leeds by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edición especial remasterizada de 2 discos (CD-DA) de los conciertos en directo ofrecidos en 1970 en Leeds, primer disco, y cuya primera edición original en LP se editó en 1970 con sólo 6 canciones, al que se suma un segundo disco con el primer concierto de interpretación de su álbum "Tommy" ofrecido en 1969 en Londres
True blood : music from the HBO original series( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhythm country and blues by Willie Nelson( Recording )

4 editions published in 1994 in Undetermined and English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country music and R & B singers team for duets
Treme. music from the HBO original series( Recording )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features music from the first season of the HBO series Treme, the hit show about a New Orleans neighborhood of musicians, chefs, and ordinary New Orleanians who rebuild their lives, homes, and unique culture after Hurricane Katrina
Standing on the rooftop by Madeleine Peyroux( Recording )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acclaimed vocalist Madeleine Peyroux is back with a new captivating sound. Standin' On The Rooftop signals a major sonic shift for Peyroux, as she explores American roots music with a delicate touch and haunting resonance. The new album, out on Emarcy/Decca and helmed by noted producer Craig Street (Norah Jones, k.d. Lang, Cassandra Wilson), features Marc Ribot on guitar/banjo along with Me'shell Ndegeocello on bass and signals a new approach for Peyroux as she carries her jazz sensibilities into rootsier territory. Standin' On The Rooftop includes a gorgeously melancholic folk rendition of The Beatles' "Martha, My Dear," and the eerie, intimate new original song "The Things I've Seen Today," which Peyroux co-wrote with vocalist/violinist Jenny Scheinman. In addition to contributions from Ribot and Ndegeocello, the tracks feature drummer Charely Drayton (Neil Young, Johnny Cash) and guitarist Chris Bruce (Seal, John Legend). Standin' On The Rooftop, her fifth solo album, encompasses a wide spectrum from the lulling, gentle "Lay Your Sleeping Head, My Love" (adapted from the W.H. Auden poem of the same name) and the stunning, spare "Super Hero" to the clever, whimsical "Don't Pick a Fight With a Poet."
The last waltz by Band (Musical group)( Recording )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Band create a grand swan song with the film and double album The Last Waltz. Along with classics like The Weight, the album included many guest appearances including Eric Clapton, Neil Young, Muddy Waters, and Bob Dylan
American tunes by Allen Toussaint( Recording )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goin' home : a tribute to Fats Domino by Fats Domino( Recording )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceeds from the sales of this recording go to revitalize Fats Domino's neighborhood in the Lower 9th Ward of New Orleans and to benefit the programs of the Tipitina's Foundation that work to restore Louisiana's unique musical cultures
The art of McCartney by Paul McCartney( Recording )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Def Leppard, Billy Joel, Brian Wilson, and Bob Dylan are just some of the artists who pay tribute to one of the greatest musicians and songwriters of the twentieth century, Sir Paul McCartney
The wolf of Wall Street : music from the motion picture( Recording )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mix of contemporary and classic tracks fills the soundtrack to director Martin Scorsese's anticipated 2013 film. Included is Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings' take on the classic James Bond theme Goldfinger
Behind the scenes : [the complete series]( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the creative process behind the visual and performing arts. Goes behind the scenes with renowned artists and performers, covering fields of painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, music, dance and theater
Unfaithful music & soundtrack album by Elvis Costello( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 2-CD set is the music companion to Elvis' autobiography, Unfaithful music & disappearing ink
 
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Alternative Names
Allen Toussaint americký hudebník

Allen Toussaint Amerikaans zanger

Allen Toussaint amerikansk pianist och sångare

Allen Toussaint amerikansk pianist og sanger

Allen Toussaint amerikansk pianist og songar

Allen Toussaint chanteur, pianiste et compositeur de rhythm and blues, producteur de disques

Allen Toussaint musicista, compositore e produttore discografico statunitense

Allen Toussaint US-amerikanischer Musiker, Komponist und Musikproduzent

Neville, Naomi, 1938-....

Tousan, Al, 1938-....

Toussaint, Allain 1938-

Toussaint, Allain 1938-2015

Toussaint, Allen R. 1938-

Toussaint, Allen R. 1938-2015

Туссен, Алан

アラン・トゥーサン

艾伦·图森特

Languages
English (136)

German (6)

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