WorldCat Identities

Scheinman, Jenny

Overview
Works: 51 works in 130 publications in 3 languages and 3,706 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Folk music  Guitar music (Jazz)  Violin music (Jazz)  Country music  Music  Popular music  Folk-rock music  Live sound recordings  History 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Composer, Musician
Classifications: M1630.18.J666, 782.42165
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jenny Scheinman
Come away with me by Norah Jones( Recording )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and German and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The debut album from pianist and singer Norah Jones, featuring fourteen songs, including "Don't Know Why," "Come Away With Me," and "Nightingale."
History, mystery by Bill Frisell( Recording )

7 editions published in 2008 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Frisell has created a double album that is split between lighthearted tracks and moodier, overtly jazz-oriented tracks
Standing on the rooftop by Madeleine Peyroux( Recording )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acclaimed vocalist Madeleine Peyroux is back with a new captivating sound. Standin' On The Rooftop signals a major sonic shift for Peyroux, as she explores American roots music with a delicate touch and haunting resonance. The new album, out on Emarcy/Decca and helmed by noted producer Craig Street (Norah Jones, k.d. Lang, Cassandra Wilson), features Marc Ribot on guitar/banjo along with Me'shell Ndegeocello on bass and signals a new approach for Peyroux as she carries her jazz sensibilities into rootsier territory. Standin' On The Rooftop includes a gorgeously melancholic folk rendition of The Beatles' "Martha, My Dear," and the eerie, intimate new original song "The Things I've Seen Today," which Peyroux co-wrote with vocalist/violinist Jenny Scheinman. In addition to contributions from Ribot and Ndegeocello, the tracks feature drummer Charely Drayton (Neil Young, Johnny Cash) and guitarist Chris Bruce (Seal, John Legend). Standin' On The Rooftop, her fifth solo album, encompasses a wide spectrum from the lulling, gentle "Lay Your Sleeping Head, My Love" (adapted from the W.H. Auden poem of the same name) and the stunning, spare "Super Hero" to the clever, whimsical "Don't Pick a Fight With a Poet."
Disfarmer by Bill Frisell( Recording )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... a provocative soundscape that features a mixture of acoustic and electric guitars."--Billboard
Big Sur by Bill Frisell( Recording )

5 editions published in 2013 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features all-new music commissioned by the Monterey Jazz Festival which premiered at their festival in 2012. While staying at the Glen Deven Ranch, Frisell was captivated by the beauty and grandeur of the Big Sur, California coastline that inspired him to write this transcendent new music.--Midwest Tape
All we are saying-- by Bill Frisell( Recording )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eclectic, uncategorizable guitarist Bill Frisell takes his John Lennon seriously on "All We Are Saying," on which he makes no apologies for his love of Lennon and the Beatles. This is not a collection of wry covers. This is a record by a man who can unearth all sorts of nuggets in a familiar tune's nooks and crannies. Frisell's band, too, is made up of musicians who love to hang out in the place where rock, pop, folk, blues, and jazz intersect: violinist Jenny Scheinman, bassist Tony Scherr, drummer Kenny Wollesen, and second guitarist Greg Leisz. So what do we have here? Sixteen radio-length tracks that include a gorgeous, ethereal version of "Across the Universe" whose somber violin and country twang could bring on tears; a honky-tonk take of "Revolution" that makes you want to square-dance; a sleepy, dreamy redo of "Imagine" in which Frisell takes considerable care to pick just the right notes not only when he plays the melody but when he improvises; a folk cover of "Julia" that contains not an ounce of cynicism; and an almost ambient sketch of "Give Peace a Chance" that dares the listener to find the original melody buried deep within."--September 13, 2011, review by Steve Greenlee, Boston Globe Staff
Sign of life music for 858 quartet by Bill Frisell( Recording )

4 editions published in 2011 in Undetermined and English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Frisell and his 858 Quartet perform a new slate of jazz tunes with a classical twist on this 2011 release
Think free by Ben Allison( Recording )

3 editions published in 2009 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live at Tonic by Christian McBride( Recording )

2 editions published in 2006 and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young man in America by Anaïs Mitchell( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny Scheinman by Jenny Scheinman( Recording )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny Scheinman delivers a spellbinding take on Americana with fresh interpretations of classic songs from the worlds of rock and blues as well as original songs with touches of folk
12 songs by Jenny Scheinman( Recording )

5 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The littlest prisoner by Jenny Scheinman( Recording )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shalagaster by Jenny Scheinman( Recording )

5 editions published in 2004 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crossing the field by Jenny Scheinman( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rabbi's lover by Jenny Scheinman( Recording )

5 editions published in 2002 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Echoes in the wax by Dan Levinson's Roof Garden Jass Band (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From down there by Pablo Ablanedo( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disfarmer a portrait of America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the small mountain town of Heber Springs, Arkansas, a portrait photographer known as Mike Disfarmer captured the lives and emotions of the people of rural America during the two World Wars and the Great Depression. Critics have hailed Disfarmer's remarkable black and white portraits as "a work of artistic genius" and "a classical episode in the history of American photography." This feature documentary discovers an American master, his influence on the modern Manhattan art world, and the legacy he left behind in his hometown of Heber Springs"--Container
All hat original motion picture soundtrack by Bill Frisell( Recording )

3 editions published in 2008 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Jenny Scheinman amerikansk musikar

Jenny Scheinman amerikansk musiker

Jenny Scheinman US-amerikanische Jazzmusikerin

Τζένη Σίνμαν

Languages
English (19)

German (2)

French (2)