WorldCat Identities

Carr, Leroy 1905-1935

Overview
Works: 311 works in 476 publications in 1 language and 4,894 library holdings
Genres: Music  Music‡vTexts  Poetry  Novelty songs  Blues (Music)  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Lyricist
Classifications: PS593.L8, 811.04
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Most widely held works by Leroy Carr
Let's get loose folk and popular blues styles from the beginning to the early 1940s( Recording )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Count Basie swings, Joe Williams sings by Count Basie( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
T-Bone blues by T-Bone Walker( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woke up this mornin' : poetry of the blues( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothin' but the blues by Joe Williams( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the blues( Recording )

2 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete early recordings of Skip James, 1930 by Skip James( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ella Fitzgerald 75th birthday celebration by Ella Fitzgerald( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legends of the blues( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every day the best of the Verve years by Joe Williams( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues before sunrise by Leroy Carr( Recording )

18 editions published between 1962 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Count Basie by Count Basie( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V. 1. Oh Lady be good -- Goin' to Chicago blues --Live and love tonight -- Love me or leave me --Rock-a-bye Basie -- Baby, don't tell on me --If I could be with you one hour tonight -- Taxi war dance --Jump for me -- Twelfth Street rag --Miss Thing --Lonesome Miss Pretty -- Nobody knows -- Pound cake --How long blues -- v. 2. I can't believe that you're in love with me -- Clap hands, here comes Charlie --Dickie's dream -- Lester leaps in -- The apple jump --I left my baby -- Volcano -- Between the devil and the deep blue sea -- I never knew -- Tickle toe --Louisiana -- Easy does it -- Let me see -- Blow top --Gone with "what" wind -- Super chief -- v. 3. The world is mad -- Moten swing -- I want a little girl --What's your number -- Love jumped out -- Broadway --Stampede in G minor -- Rockin' the blues -- Jump the blues away -- The jitters -- Tuesday at ten --Undecided blues -- I do mean you -- 9:20 special --Feedin' the "bean."
The roots of rap classic recordings from the 1920's and 30's( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of blues, country, gospel, and other songs from the 1920s and 1930s with spoken cadences that pre-dated, and influenced, rap music
The essential Jimmy Rushing by Jimmy Rushing( Recording )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leroy Carr & Black Boy Shine unissued test pressings and alternate takes 1934-1937 in chronological order by Leroy Carr( )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano discoveries newly found titles & alternate takes (1928-1943)( )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues line; a collection of blues lyrics by Eric Sackheim( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of blues lyrics heavily weighted to the so-called "country blues" but covering the whole spectrum of blues, from beginnings in Texas, the Mississippi delta, Alabama, and Georgia, as well as the female "city blues" singers of the mid-'20's, to later developments in such urban centers as Memphis, St. Louis and Chicago
That's Chicago's South Side( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Features gritty, gut-bucket blues songs that launched the rock & roll revolution. From the Delta crossroads to Chicago's toughest corners, CD includes original versions of raw roots classics that paved the way for the kings of rock & roll"--Container
Leroy Carr by Leroy Carr( )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back to the crossroads the roots of Robert Johnson by Robert Johnson( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Blues Johnson 1905-1935

Johnson Blues 1905-1935

Leroy Carr Amerikaans zanger (1905-1935)

Leroy Carr amerikansk sångare, kompositör och pianist

Leroy Carr amerikansk sanger, komponist og pianist

Leroy Carr amerikansk songar, komponist og pianist

Leroy Carr blues zongorista, énekes

Leroy Carr cantante, compositore e pianista statunitense

Leroy Carr musicien américain

Leroy Carr US-amerikanischer Blues-Musiker

Λιρόι Καρ

Карр, Лерой

لیروی کار خواننده، آهنگساز، و پیانیست آمریکایی

Languages
English (44)

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