WorldCat Identities

Davis, Walter 1912-1963

Overview
Works: 118 works in 196 publications in 3 languages and 1,000 library holdings
Genres: Blues (Music)  Music  Gospel music  Carols  Sacred music  Songs  Christmas music  Boogie woogie (Music)  Popular music  Rock music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Composer, Singer, Scenarist, Lyricist
Classifications: M1630.18, 786.21643
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Most widely held works about Walter Davis
 
Most widely held works by Walter Davis
Piano discoveries : newly found titles & alternate takes (1928-1943)( )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic piano blues : from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born of ragtime and hard times, the piano blues migrated with its players from the deep South to the urban North. This collection features a selection of classic tracks from such legendary names as Leadbelly, Memphis Slim, and Willie Dixon
Where will you be Christmas day? by J. M Gates( Recording )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broke, black, & blue : an anthology of blues classics and rarities( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues( Recording )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty first St. stomp : the piano blues of St. Louis : classic recordings from the 1920's by Brown( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cripple Clarence Lofton & Walter Davis by Cripple Clarence Lofton( Recording )

5 editions published in 1971 in Undetermined and English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Favorite country blues : guitar duets, 1929-1937( Recording )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shot in the dark( Recording )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven hours to judgment( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A judge rules that three gang members who murdered a woman must be freed on a technicality. Her husband sets out to seek his own revenge
Symposium in blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Session 1 (side A); 'Rocks in My Bed' by Leroy Carr, 'I've Been Treated Wrong' by Washboard Sam, 'Lonesome Road' by Lonnie Johnson, 'What Have I Done Wrong?' by Walter Davis, 'I'm on My Last Go-round' by Leadbelly (Huddie Ledbetter), 'How Long, How Long Blues' by Wingy Manone. Session 2 (side B); 'Black, Brown and Beige: The Blues' Duke Ellington, 'Blues for Yesterday' by Louis Armstrong, 'That Ain't Right' by Mildred Bailey, 'Blues in the Night' by Artie Shaw / "Hot Lips" Page, 'Blues in My Heart' by Ethel Waters, 'Rocks in My Bed' by Joe Williams
Ain't times hard : political & social comment in the blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original Sonny Boy Williamson by Sonny Boy Williamson( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New deal blues (1933-1939)( Recording )

in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Davis. complete recorded works 1933-1952 in chronological order by Walter Davis( Recording )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big four 1933-1941( Recording )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Davis : complete recorded works 1933-1952 in chronological order by Walter Davis( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Davis. complete recorded works 1933-1935 in chronological order, 21 July 1939 to 12 July 1940 by Walter Davis( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Hooker Joe

Walter Davis Amerikaans pianist (1912-1963)

Walter Davis musicien américain

Walter Davis US-amerikanischer Blues-Musiker

Уолтер Девис

والتر ديفيس عازف بيانو من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

والتر دیویس

ウォルター・デイヴィス (ブルース・ミュージシャン)

Languages
English (27)

French (2)

Polish (1)