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Morrison, Van 1945-

Overview
Works: 977 works in 3,319 publications in 6 languages and 36,739 library holdings
Genres: Popular music  Rock music  Blues (Music)  Rhythm and blues music  Country music  Concert films  Soul music  Music videos  Country rock music  Jazz 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Composer, Singer, Arranger, Director, Lyricist, Producer, Interviewee, Other, Conductor, Creator, Musician, Vocalist
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 )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the Band's last performance together at the site of their first gig; interspersed with interview footage
Astral weeks by Van Morrison( Recording )

70 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,281 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 )

9 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

85 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

64 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of previously released material. Lyrics on container insert
Born to sing : no plan B by Van Morrison( Recording )

22 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 630 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 Sopranos : music from the HBO original series by Inc Sony Music Entertainment( Recording )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The long black veil by Chieftains( Recording )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 596 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 569 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 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wenn es ein Album gibt, das den Anstoss zur Punk-Revolution gegeben hat, dann ist das ganz sicher Patti Smiths Erstlling <<Horses>>. Zugleich ist es aber der Beweis, dass Punk tiefe Wurzeln in der Rock-Geschichte hat. -- Zu Patti Smiths Ikonen gehören Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix und Keith Richards, und auf <<Horses>> covert sie - auf ihre eigenwillige Weise - sogar <<Gloria>> von Them und den Soul-Klassiker <<Land of 1000 Dances>>. -- Patti Smith - inzwischen selbst eine Ikone der Rockgeschichte - war ursprünglich nicht nur Dichterin (inspiriert von Allen Ginsberg und der literarischen Beat-Bewegung), sie war auch Rock-Fan. Und in ihrer Band spielt mit Lenny Kaye sogar ein richtiger Rock-Kritiker! Trotzdem verkörpert sie das Punk-Ethos perfekt: Do-It-Yourself ist das Motto des Albums, die Gitarren sind verstimmt, und Patti deklamiert mehr, als dass sie singt. -- Und nicht zufällig hat eine Zeile aus dem Titelsong - <<The Boy Looked At Johnny>> - auch den Titel für ein berühmtes Punk-Buch der englischen Musikjournalisten Julie Burchill und Tony Parsons geliefert und wurde später auch Titel eines Songs von The Libertines. (Quelle: http://www.drs.ch/www/de/drs/themen/musik/pop-rock-musik/4968.50-meisterwerke.html, 16.10.2008)
Keep me singing by Van Morrison( Recording )

14 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 520 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
Born to play guitar by Buddy Guy( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 520 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
Pay the devil by Van Morrison( Recording )

33 editions published in 2006 in 5 languages and held by 513 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"
80 by B. B King( Recording )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magic time by Van Morrison( Recording )

28 editions published in 2005 in 4 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duets : re-working the catalogue by Van Morrison( Recording )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 499 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
The last waltz by Band (Musical group)( Recording )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and German 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
What's wrong with this picture? by Van Morrison( Recording )

26 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tupelo honey by Van Morrison( Recording )

46 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 (427)

German (18)

Spanish (3)

Dutch (3)

French (1)

Czech (1)

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