WorldCat Identities

Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958

Overview
Works: 1,102 works in 1,540 publications in 3 languages and 14,358 library holdings
Genres: Music  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folk songs, English  Folk songs  Folk music  Discography  Interviews  Records and correspondence  Blues (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Vocalist, Singer, Composer, Originator, Interviewee, Other, Lyricist, Collaborator, Narrator, Scenarist, Conductor, Photographer
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.643
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posthumous Publications by Big Bill Broonzy, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Big Bill Broonzy
Brother, can you spare a dime? American song during the Great Depression ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Let's get loose folk and popular blues styles from the beginning to the early 1940s ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Big Bill Broonzy sings folk songs by Big Bill Broonzy ( Recording )
60 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music from Big Pink by Band (Musical group) ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outtakes and reissues of songs by The Band from the 1960s
Classic folk music from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic protest songs ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War, social injustice, and calls for action have long fueled the creative musical fire for many passionate artists. Here some of folk's greatest artists are featured in some of music's most powerful songs for change
The Chess box by Muddy Waters ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic African-American ballads from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folksongs of Illinois ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trouble in mind by Big Bill Broonzy ( Recording )
9 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trouble in Mind captures acoustic blues guitarist Big Bill Broonzy late in his long career, but still outspoken in song. With a mix of controversial songs, rural blues, and spirituals, this CD showcases his brilliant vocals and intricate guitar work
Blues masters : the essential history of the blues ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rare performances and historical footage tracing the development of American blues music
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 182 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
Good time tonight by Big Bill Broonzy ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nothin' but the blues by Joe Williams ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legends of the blues ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues in the Mississippi night by Big Bill Broonzy ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These archival recordings present the recollections of Mississippi blues musicians Memphis Slim, Big Bill Broonzy, and Sonny Boy Williamson as told to Alan Lomax. Through a conversational dialogue with one another, the musicians explore the origins, meaning, and development of blues music among Black Americans in the South. Includes examples of each musician singing and playing the blues as well as prerecorded field recordings of Black folk songs
Big Bill's blues by Big Bill Broonzy ( Recording )
33 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Let freedom sing the music of the civil rights movement ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Big Bill
Big Bill, 1893-1958
Blues Boy Bill
Blues Boy Bill, 1893-1958
Bluesboy Bill, 1893-1958
Bradley, Lee, 1893-1958
Broomsley, Big Bill, 1893-1958
Broonsey, Willie Lee, 1893-1958
Broonzey, Bill 1893-1958
Broonzy, Big B. 1893-1958
Broonzy, Bill
Broonzy, Bill, 1893-1958
Broonzy, William, 1893-1958
Broonzy, William L. 1893-1958
Broonzy, William Lee Conley
Broonzy, William Lee Conley, 1893-1958
Broonzy, William Lee Conley 1893-1958 Wirklicher Name
Broonzy, Willie 1893-1958
Chicago Bill
Chicago Bill, 1893-1958
Conley, William Lee, 1893-1958
Hunter, Slim, 1893-1958
Johnson, Big Bill, 1893-1958
Litle Son, 1893-1958
Little Sam
Little Sam, 1893-1958
Little Son, 1893-1958
Natchez
Natchez, 1893-1958
Sampson, Sammy, 1893-1958
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