WorldCat Identities

Morrison, Van 1945-

Overview
Works: 1,002 works in 3,372 publications in 6 languages and 37,605 library holdings
Genres: Rock music  Popular music  Blues (Music)  Rhythm and blues music  Jazz  Country music  Rock concert films  Documentary films  Concert films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Singer, Arranger, Director, Lyricist, Interviewee, Producer, Other, Conductor, Creator, Vocalist, Musician, Honoree
Classifications: M1630.18.M67, 782.42166
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Van Morrison
The last waltz by Band (Musical group)( Visual )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thanksgiving, 1976, San Francisco's Winterland: the Band performs its last concert after 16 years on the road. Some numbers they do alone, some songs include guest artists from Ronnie Hawkins (their first boss, when they were the Hawks) to Bob Dylan (their last, when as his backup and as a solo group, they came into their own). Scorsese's camera explores the interactions onstage in the making of music. Offstage, he interviews the Band's five members, focusing on the nature of life on the road. The friendships, the harmonies, the hijinks, and the wear and tear add up to a last waltz
Astral weeks by Van Morrison( Recording )

48 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Morrison uses the performance to breathe new life into the songs with a band that can follow anywhere he leads-jazz, folk or soul."--Billboard
Genius loves company by Ray Charles( Recording )

10 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enhanced CD. Program notes included. Ray Charles, vocals and piano; in duets with various performers
Moondance by Van Morrison( Recording )

63 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van Morrison, OBE is a Northern Irish singer-songwriter and musician
The best of Van Morrison by Van Morrison( Recording )

66 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of previously released material. Lyrics on container insert
The Sopranos : music from the HBO original series by Inc Sony Music Entertainment( Recording )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to sing : no plan B by Van Morrison( Recording )

22 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The subtitle of Van Morrison's 2012 album indicated the power that music still holds for the living legend. His first new album in four years, Born to Sing: No Plan B hears him weigh in on such topics as the global financial meltdown
The long black veil by Chieftains( Recording )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musique du monde - Irlande
Keep it simple by Van Morrison( Recording )

21 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The album features most of the various genres that Morrison has been influenced by such as jazz, folk, blues, celtic, country, soul and gospel
Horses by Patti Smith( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pairing poetry with rock and roll was difficult, but Smith pulled it off and she did it well. Produced by ex-Velvet Underground bassist John Cale, her debut album is considered to be one of the best rock albums of all time
Keep me singing by Van Morrison( Recording )

16 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 36th studio album from the legendary Van Morrison. The album contains thirteen tracks, with twelve original songs and a cover of the blues standard Share Your Love with Me
80 by B. B King( Recording )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to play guitar by Buddy Guy( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary blues icon Buddy Guy returns with the follow-up to his 2013 album, Rhythm and Blues. Joining him here are such guests as Van Morrison, ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons, Joss Stone, and Kim Wilson
Duets by Van Morrison( Recording )

8 editions published in 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van Morrison releases the 35th album of his storied career. Here he has re-recorded some of his favorite songs with the help of fellow artists including Michael Buble, Mavis Staples, and his own daughter Shana Morrison
Magic time by Van Morrison( Recording )

29 editions published in 2005 in 4 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pay the devil by Van Morrison( Recording )

33 editions published in 2006 in 5 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van Morrison brings his unique musical stylings to the country music genre, with fifteen songs inspired by traditional country artists, including "Playhouse", "Till I Gain Control Again", "Half as Much" and the title track, "Pay the Devil"
The last waltz by Band (Musical group)( Recording )

19 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Last Waltz was a concert by the rock group, The Band, held on Thanksgiving Day, November 25, 1976, at Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco. Billed as a 'farewell' concert after 16 years of touring, The Band was joined by more than a dozen special guests, including Eric Clapton, Neil Diamond, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Van Morrison, Ringo Starr, Muddy Waters and Neil Young. The event was filmed by director Martin Scorsese and made into a documentary of the same name, released in 1978
Roll with the punches by Van Morrison( Recording )

15 editions published in 2017 in 3 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van Morrison simultaneously hand-picked a selection of rhythm and blues classics and recorded a set of new self-written songs. It's an album that features raw, intimate interpretations of some of the cornerstones of rock n' roll alongside five new numbers
Tupelo honey by Van Morrison( Recording )

49 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal and Polydor Records present the first in an ongoing series of reissues of the classic albums from the legendary Van Morrison and with his early-'70s work, he is solid both sound and structure where he truly gets down to business with Wild Night
Blue light 'til dawn by Cassandra Wilson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cassandra Wilson's landmark album helped to define a new style of jazz when it was released two decades ago. It went on to sell nearly one million copies and earned Cassandra the title of America's best singer from Time magazine. The expanded 20th anniversary edition includes three previously unreleased live recordings from Wilson's 1994 European tour to the digitally remastered album
 
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Languages
English (407)

German (17)

Spanish (2)

Dutch (2)

French (1)

Czech (1)

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