WorldCat Identities

Higgins, Billy

Overview
Works: 1,456 works in 4,258 publications in 4 languages and 24,736 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Saxophone music (Jazz)  Free jazz  Motion picture music  Excerpts  Alternate takes (Sound recordings)  Live sound recordings  Songs and music  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, bat, per, Composer, Author, Lyricist, Contributor, Other, Musician, v=v, Singer, Proofreader, sde, Creator, tam, 1yr
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Billy Higgins
The shape of jazz to come by Ornette Coleman( Recording )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coleman continues his ideals of freedom in jazz in this album pleasing loyal and casual fans alike
The shape of jazz to come by Ornette Coleman( Recording )

47 editions published between 1959 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... It's the entire album, which still has such freshness: it spills all over your idea of what jazz is but makes inherent sense, cohering with the like-mindedness of a suite"--
The sidewinder by Lee Morgan( Recording )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2008 and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Search for the new land by Lee Morgan( )

32 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lee Morgan continued to push the boundaries of jazz with one of his most creative albums
Wish by Joshua Redman( Recording )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2009 and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Change of the century by Ornette Coleman( Recording )

31 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free jazz : a collective improvisation by Ornette Coleman Double Quartet( Recording )

7 editions published between 1961 and 2002 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mirrormirror by Joe Henderson( )

29 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Go! by Dexter Gordon( Recording )

5 editions published in 1999 and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takin' off by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

55 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Go by Dexter Gordon( Recording )

54 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let freedom ring by Jackie McLean( Recording )

30 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Round midnight : original motion picture soundtrack by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and German and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Works for me by John Scofield( Recording )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beauty is a rare thing : the complete Atlantic recordings by Ornette Coleman( Recording )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Contains the entirety of Ornette Coleman's recorded output for the Atlantic label, including the contents of the following albums: The shape of jazz to come; Change of the century; This is our music; Free jazz; Ornette!; Ornette on tenor; The art of the improvisers; Twins; To whom who keeps a record"--Container
The other side of Round midnight by Dexter Gordon( Recording )

19 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Round Midnight; Berangere's Nightmare #2; Call Sheet Blues; What is this thing called love; Tivoli; Society Red; As Time goes By; It's only a paper moon; Round Midnight
Gettin' around by Dexter Gordon( Recording )

22 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornbread by Lee Morgan( Recording )

16 editions published between 1965 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God bless Jug and Sonny by Gene Ammons( )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sidewinder by Lee Morgan( Recording )

70 editions published between 1964 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enth.: The sidewinder. Totem pole. Gary's notebook. Boy, what a night. Hocus-pocus
 
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Alternative Names
Billy Higgins

Billy Higgins americký bubeník

Billy Higgins Amerikaans jazzmuzikant (1936-2001)

Billy Higgins amerikansk musikar

Billy Higgins amerikansk musiker

Billy Higgins amerykański perkusista jazzowy

Billy Higgins baterista estadounidense

Billy Higgins batterista statunitense

Billy Higgins batteur américain

Billy Higgins músicu de jazz estauxunidense (1936–2001)

Billy Higgins US-amerikanischer Jazz-Schlagzeuger

Higgins, Bill

Higgins , Bill <1936-2001>

Smiling Billy.

Билли Хиггинс

בילי היגינס מתופף ג'אז

بيلي هيغينز عازف جاز من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

빌리 히긴스 미국의 재즈 드럼 연주자

ヒギンズ, ビリー

ビリー・ヒギンス

Languages
English (73)

German (28)

French (2)

Spanish (2)