WorldCat Identities

Higgins, Billy

Overview
Works: 1,045 works in 3,152 publications in 5 languages and 23,258 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Free jazz  Motion picture music  Excerpts  Alternate takes (Sound recordings)  Live sound recordings  Saxophone music (Jazz)  Songs and music  Bop (Music)  Trumpet music (Jazz) 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Author, Lyricist, Other, Musician, Singer, Proofreader, sde, 1yr
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Billy Higgins
The shape of jazz to come by Ornette Coleman( Recording )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... It's the entire album, which still has such freshness: it spills all over your idea of what jazz is but makes inherent sense, cohering with the like-mindedness of a suite."--New York Times Essential Library Jazz
The sidewinder by Lee Morgan( Recording )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2008 and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shape of jazz to come by Ornette Coleman( Recording )

36 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... It's the entire album, which still has such freshness: it spills all over your idea of what jazz is but makes inherent sense, cohering with the like-mindedness of a suite"--
Free jazz : a collective improvisation by Ornette Coleman Double Quartet( Recording )

7 editions published between 1961 and 2002 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Search for the new land by Lee Morgan( )

29 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lee Morgan continued to push the boundaries of jazz with one of his most creative albums
Change of the century by Ornette Coleman( Recording )

19 editions published between 1959 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Go! by Dexter Gordon( Recording )

5 editions published in 1999 and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takin' off by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

45 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wish by Joshua Redman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Go by Dexter Gordon( Recording )

46 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let freedom ring by Jackie McLean( Recording )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Works for me by John Scofield( Recording )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Round midnight : original motion picture soundtrack by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and German and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beauty is a rare thing : the complete Atlantic recordings by Ornette Coleman( Recording )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Contains the entirety of Ornette Coleman's recorded output for the Atlantic label, including the contents of the following albums: The shape of jazz to come; Change of the century; This is our music; Free jazz; Ornette!; Ornette on tenor; The art of the improvisers; Twins; To whom who keeps a record"--Container
The other side of Round midnight by Dexter Gordon( Recording )

17 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Round Midnight; Berangere's Nightmare #2; Call Sheet Blues; What is this thing called love; Tivoli; Society Red; As Time goes By; It's only a paper moon; Round Midnight
Mirrormirror by Joe Henderson( )

25 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gettin' around by Dexter Gordon( Recording )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornbread by Lee Morgan( Recording )

17 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landscape by Art PEPPER( )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sidewinder by Lee Morgan( Recording )

59 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enth.: The sidewinder. Totem pole. Gary's notebook. Boy, what a night. Hocus-pocus
 
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Billy Higgins

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Higgins, Bill

Билли Хиггинс

بيلي هيغينز عازف جاز من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

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Languages
English (61)

German (15)

French (2)

Spanish (2)

Dutch (1)