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O'Farrill, Chico 1921-2001

Works: 282 works in 502 publications in 5 languages and 4,483 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Concert films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Latin jazz  Rock music  History  Drama  War films  Comedy films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Performer, Conductor, Author, Arranger, Composer, Director, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Correspondent, Recipient
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Chico O'Farrill
Calle 54 by Fernando Trueba( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in Spanish and French and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le réalisateur Fernando Trueba réunit des musiciens du latin jazz dans un fameux studio new-yorkais de la 54e rue, "Calle 54". Venus de tous les coins du monde latino-américain (Cuba, Porto Rico, Saint Domingue, Argentine et Espagne), magnifiquement filmés et cadrés, les musiciens donnent le meilleur d'eux-mêmes lors de l'exécution intégrale d'un morceau où improvisation, virtuosité et émotion se conjuguent
Afro-Cuban jazz moods by Dizzy Gillespie( Recording )

23 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Dizzy Gillespie's Afro-Cuban music as played by Machito and his Orchestra
Calle 54 : music from the Miramax motion picture by Tito Puente( Recording )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carambola by Chico O'Farrill( )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heart of a legend by Chico O'Farrill( )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pure emotion by Chico O'Farrill( )

12 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuban blues : the Chico O'Farrill sessions by Chico O'Farrill( )

9 editions published in 1996 in 4 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basie's Beatle bag by John Lennon( )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guaguasi( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the disintegration of a young peasant's morality once he joins the revolutionary forces of Castro's Cuba. The naive peasant was expecting adventure but before his stint in the military has ended, whether he wants to be fully aware of it or not, he is a trained killer. When he falls in love with a chorus girl in Havana, Guaguasi turns to drugs and alcohol. His decline accelerates, putting both his lover and his friends at the mercy of his slipping hold on stability
Spanish rice by Clark Terry( )

12 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black tie white noise by David Bowie( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuba : island of music by Gary Keys( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behind the scenes documentary of the presence of Afro-Cuban music in the daily life and cultural identity of Cubans. Brings the viewer into the heart and soul of Havana through a vibrant mosaic of street musicians, big bands, dancers, religious rituals and classic cars. Shows Afro-Cuban music in New York City through the music and commentary of jazz and Afro-Cuban legends Billy Taylor, Candido Camero, and Chico O'Farrill. Director Gary Keys' style is raw and sensual, drawing out the warmth of Old Havana and the beat of the clave
Impulsive! Revolutionary jazz reworked( )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and German and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Familia : tribute to Bebo + Chico( Recording )

2 editions published in 2017 and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rough guide to the music of Cuba( Recording )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in Spanish and English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talkin' Verve( )

4 editions published in 1998 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inolvidables by Miguelito Valdés( )

7 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in Spanish and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impulsive! unmixed( )

3 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afro-Cuban jazz suite : cancion and mambo by Machito( )

in Spanish and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The house that Trane built : the story of Impulse Records( )

2 editions published in 2006 in French and English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The House That Trane Built features highlights from the four disc box set of the same name. This collection includes cuts from Art Blakey, John Coltrane, Earl Hines, Archie Shepp, and more artists from Impulse Records
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Alternative Names
Chico O’Farrill

Chico O’Farrill amerikanischer Komponist und Arrangeur

Chico O'Farril

Chico O'Farrill Amerikaans orkestleider (1921-2001)

O'Farrell, Chico 1921-2001

O'Farrill Arturo 1921-2001

O'Farrill Arturo "Chico" 1921-2001

Чико О'Фаррилл

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