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Williams, Mary Lou

also:

 Winn, Mary Lou  birth name
 Winn, Mary Elfrieda  birth name
 Scruggs, Mary Elfrieda  birth name
 Burleigh, Mary Lou  

arranger, cast, piano, arranger, composer


born: 08 May 1910 Atlanta, Georgia / state, USA Source: 1  

born: - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 2,3,4,5  

died: 28 May 1981 Durham, North Carolina / state, USA Source: 1  
died: ------------ New York / city, USA Source: 2  

date of Variety obit: 03 Jun 1981  
date of Variety obit: 03 Jun 1981  

The Music Sack has 171 items with information about Mary Lou Williams
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 2001

Index of Artists

p. 855-906 In:
Cuscuna, Michael
Ruppli, Michel
The Blue Note label : a discography
Revised and expanded
Compiled by Michael Cuscuna and Michel Ruppli
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2001, 913 p.

Number of People : 5,313


 1996

[Artist Index]

The above item is part of :
Ruppli, Michel
The Decca labels. A discography. Volume 6
Record numerical listings & general artist index
Compiled by Michel Ruppli
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1996, 958 p.

Number of People : 10,351


 1996

[Index of Names]

The above item is part of :
Bloom, Ken
American song
The complete musical theater companion: 1877-1995. Volume 2: T-Z and indexes
Second edition
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 2093 p.

Number of People : 24,881


 1996

Records Zoning.
Musician N210:102 May 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

CD reviews Zodiac Suite
Down Beat 63:49-50 Apr 1996
       port

Number of People : 1


 1996

Claghorn, Charles Eugene
Women composers and songwriters.
A concise biographical dictionary
Lanham, Md: Scarecrow Press, 1996, 247 p.

Number of People : 994


 1996

Rounding up reviews Zoning.
Iajrc Journal 29:82 N2 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

CD reviews Zoning.
Down Beat 63:49-50 Apr 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Simpson, J.
The artistry of Mary Lou Williams
Piano Today 16:34-9+ N4 1996
       port score

Number of People : 1


 1996

Records Zodiac Suite.
Musician N210:102 May 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Torff, B.Q.
Mary Lou Williams : the Kansas City years
Jazz Research Papers (Iaje), 1996, p. 142-9
       bibliog biog notes

Number of People : 1


 1996

Reissues Zoning (CD)
Cadence 22:44-6 Jan 1996
       port

Number of People : 1


 1996

African American composers

The above item is part of :
Horne, Aaron
Baker, David N.
Brass music of black composers : a bibliography
Compiled by Aaron Horne
Foreword by David N. Baker
Westport: Greenwood Press, 1996

Number of People : 262


 1996

Reviews Piano Jazz with Mary Lou Williams (CD)
Cadence 22:99 Jan 1996

Number of People : 1


 1995

Ryan, H.J.
Rusch, Bob
Andrew Cyrille : (Part two) : interview
Cadence 21:17-28+ Feb 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Rusch, Bob
Ryan, H.J.
Andrew Cyrille : (Part one) : interview
Cadence 21:5-16 Jan 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Feather, Leonard
Metronome : the blindfold tests
Jazztimes: 25:39-40 N2 1995
       port
       Note: from the September 1946 issue

Number of People : 1


 1995

Women instrumentalists active in the 1980s and early 1990s

Appendix In:
Gourse, Leslie
Madam jazz : contemporary women instrumentalists
New York: Oxford University Press, 1995, 273 p.

Number of People : 325


 1995

Record reviews Key Moments.
Jazz Journal International 48:46 Sep 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Walker-Hill, Helen S.
Music by black women composers
A bibliography of available scores
By Helen Walker-Hill
Chicago: Center for Black Music Research Columbia College, 1995, 110 p.
      (Series: CBMR Monographs; 5)

Number of People : 135


 1995

Macnie, J.
Jazz blue notes
Billboard 107:29 Nov 4 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews The Chronological Mary Lou 1944.
Jazz Journal International 48:47 Oct 1995

Number of People : 1


 1994

Balen, Noel
L'odyssee du jazz
Paris: Liana Levi, 1994, 767 p.

Number of People : 93


 1994

Armstrong, T., Jr
Miller, C.
The life and musical times of Jay Allbright
Hot Wire 10:40-43 N2 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Reviews Marian McPartland Plays the Music of Mary Lou Williams (CD)
Cadence 20:83 Dec 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Monceaux, Morgan
Marsalis, Wynton
Jazz : my music, my people
By Morgan Monceaux
Foreword by Wynton Marsalis
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994, 64 p.

Number of People : 38


 1993

Reissues Mary's Idea (CD)
Cadence 19:25-6 Aug 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Rounding up reviews Live at the Cookery.
Iajrc Journal 26:72 N2 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Archives
Down Beat 60:55 Mar 1993
       port

Number of People : 1


 1993

Futterman, S.
Jazz notes
Rolling Stone N659:84 Jun 24 1993
       Note: album: Mary's Idea

Number of People : 1


 1993

CD reviews Mary's Idea.
Jazztimes: 23:70+ N5 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews The London Sessions.
Jazz Journal International 46:47 Dec 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Schwartz, S.
John Stubblefield interview
Cadence 19:5-10 Feb 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Grattan, Virginia L.
American women songwriters
A biographical dictionary
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1993, 279 p.

Number of People : 184


 1993

Artist Index

The above item is part of :
Ruppli, Michel
Novitsky, Ed
The Mercury labels : a discography
Compiled by Michel Ruppli and Ed Novitsky
Vol. V: record and artist indexes
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1993, 882 p.

Number of People : 9,175


 1992

Conte, Paolo
Bartletta, Omero
100 Immagini di jazz
Con una prefazione di Paolo Conte
Turin: EDT, 1992, 111 p.

Number of People : 82


 1992

Reissues Zodiac Suite (CD)
Cadence 18:30 May 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Record reviews The Chronological Mary Lou 1927-40.
Jazz Journal International 45:50 Oct 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Roach, Hildred
Black American music : past and present
Second edition
Malabar, Florida: Krieger Publishing Company, 1992, 3668 p.

Number of People : 119

More Details : (2 Sections)


 1992

CD reviews Live at the Cookery.
Jazztimes: 22:70 N2 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Julien, M. St.
Sacred music of the secular city from blues to rap : From the heart.
A reflection on the essence of jazz
Black Sacred Music 6:162-9 N1 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

CD reviews The Zodiac Suite.
Jazztimes: 22:63-4 N5 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Larkin, Colin
The Guinness encyclopedia of popular music
Edited by Colin Larkin
Enfield, Middlesex: Guinness Publishing, 1992, 4V p.

Number of People : 5,680

More Details : (1 Section)


 1992

Doerschuk, R.L.
Piano Jazz : Marian McPartland's award-winning radio show
Keyboard 18:72-9+ Mar 1992
       biog il mus ports
       Note: interview

Number of People : 1


 1992

CD reviews 1927-1940
Jazztimes: 22:75-6 N7 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Reda, Jacques
Les charmes de Mary Lou
Jazz Magazine (France) N416:36 Jun 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Walker-Hill, Helen S.
Piano music by black women composers
A catalogue of solo and ensemble works
New York: Greenwood Press, 1992
      (Series: Music Reference Collection; 35)

Number of People : 55


 1991

Horne, Aaron
Lerma, Dominique-Rene de
String music of black composers
A bibliography
Compiled by Aaron Horne
Foreword by Dominique-Rene de Lerma
New York: Greenwood Press, 1991
      (Series: Music Reference Collection; 33)

Number of People : 207


 1991

Record reviews Mary Lou Williams Live at the Cookery.
Jazz Journal International 44:34 Aug 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Reissues Live at the Cookery (CD)
Cadence 17:19-22 Oct 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Billard, Francois
Jazz anthology (1918-1939)
Paris: EPM, 1991, 391 p.

Number of People : 385


 1990

Reissues First Ladies of Jazz.
Cadence 16:32 Apr 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

Hall of Fame : Mary Lou Williams
Jazz Podium 39:48 Nov 1990
       port

Number of People : 1


 1990

McDonough, J.
Mary Lou Williams
Down Beat 57:21 Sep 1990
       biog port

Number of People : 1


 1989

Moll, Dieter
Das Buch des Blues
Konigswinter: Heel, 1989, 245 p.

Number of People : 22

More Details : (2 Sections)


 1989

Record reviews LPs : First Lady of Piano.
Jazz Journal International 42:30 Jan 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Dance, Stanley
An afternoon with Mary Lou Williams
Jazz Journal International 42:8-10 Oct 1989
       cover port ports
       Note: 1964 interview

Number of People : 1


 1989

Kaplan, E.
"The lady who swings the band"
The legacy of American pianist, composer Mary Lou Williams
Jazz Research Papers (Naje) 9:129-39 1989
       bibliog biog mus

Number of People : 1


 1989

Record & CD reviews Roll 'Em.
Jazztimes: Mar 1989, p. 35

Number of People : 1


 1989

Myers-Spencer, D.
Bobo and Doodles by Mary Lou Williams
A rare display of contemporary elements
Jazz Research Papers (Naje) 9:166-8 1989
       biog

Number of People : 1


 1989

Records Roll 'Em (Trio)
Mississippi Rag: 16:24 Apr 1989
       port

Number of People : 1


 1989

Perlo, Don
Lyons, Len
Jazz portraits
The lives and music of the jazz masters
By Len Lyons and Don Perlo
New York: William Morrow, 1989, 610 p.

Number of People : 217


 1988

Record reviews LPs : Roll 'Em/1944.
Jazz Journal International 41:51 Dec 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988

Kernfeld, Barry Dean
The new Grove dictionary of jazz
Edited by Barry Kernfeld
London: Macmillan Press, 1988

Number of People : 3,377


 1988

Record reviews Zoning
Cadence 14:73 Feb 1988
       port

Number of People : 1


 1988

Rattenbury, K.
Thesis
Crescendo International 25:32-3 Nov-Dec 1988
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1988

Solomons, G.W. Jr.
Dance : Hail Mary Lou
Village Voice: 33:100 Jun 14 1988
       Note: Nanette Bearden Contemporary Dance Theater's Homage to Mary Lou

Number of People : 1


 1988

[Mary Lou Williams - obituary]
Second Line: 40:36 Fall 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988 Source: 4

Silvester, Peter J.
Harbinson, Denis
A left hand like God : a study of boogie-woogie
With a special contribution from Denis Harbinson
London: Quartet Books, 1988, 324 p.

Number of People : 61


 1988

Record reviews Mary Lou's Mass
Cadence 14:73 Feb 1988
       port

Number of People : 1


 1987

Tomkins, Les
The classic interview Mary Lou Williams
Crescendo International 24:16-18 Nov 1987
       biog ports

Number of People : 1


 1987

[Artist Index]

The above item is part of :
Porter, Bob
Ruppli, Michel
The Clef : Verve labels : a discography
Compiled by Michel Ruppli
With assistance of Bob Porter
Vol. II: the MGM era
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, c1987, 876 p.

Number of People : 2,595


 1987

Jones, Max
Talking jazz
By Max Jones
Basingstoke: MacMillan Press, 1987, 293 p.

Number of People : 39


 1986 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
Hitchcock, H. Wiley
The new Grove dictionary of American music
edited by H. Wiley Hitchcock and Stanley Sadie
New York, N.Y. : Grove's Dictionaries of Music, 1986. 4 v.

Number of People : 3,993


 1986

Whitburn, Joel
Joel Whitburn's Pop memories 1890-1954
The history of American popular music compiled form America's popular music charts 1890-1954
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin: Record Research Inc., 1986, 657 p.

Number of People : 1,376


 1986

Balliett, Whitney
American musicians : fifty-six portraits in jazz
New York: Oxford University Press, 1986

Number of People : 52


 1986

Holmes, Lowell D.
Jazz greats : getting better with age
New York: Holmes & Meier, 1986

Number of People : 12


 1985

Reda, Jacques
L'improviste II : jouer le jeu
Gallimard, 1985, 214 p.

Number of People : 15


 1985

Roach, Hildred
Black American music. Past and present
Vol. I
Malabar, Florida: Robert E. Krieger, 1985

Number of People : 62


 1985

Leder, Jan
Women in jazz. A discography of instrumentalists 1913-1968
Compiled by Jan Leder
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1985, 305 p.
      (Series: Discographies; 19)

Number of People : 203


 1985

Harrison, Paul Carter
Chuck Stewart's jazz files
Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1985

Number of People : 127


 1985

Artist Index

p. 863-899 In:
Daniels, Bill
Ruppli, Michel
The King labels : a discography
Compiled by Michel Ruppli
With assistance of Bill Daniels
Vol. 2
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1985, 899 p.

Number of People : 3,535


 1985

Chilton, John
Simmen, John
Who's who of jazz : Storyville to Swing Street
Foreword by John Simmen
London: Macmillan, 1985, 175 p.

Number of People : 1,172


 1985

Mitchell, J.R.
The legacy of Mary Lou Williams
Jazz Research Papers (Naje) 5:105-9 1985
       biog

Number of People : 1


 1985

Standifer, J.A.
Reminiscences of black musicians
Jazzforschung/jazz Research 17:205-22 1985

Number of People : 1


 1984

Porter, L.
Jazzwomen : "You can't get up there timidly"
Music Educators Journal 71:46-50 Oct 1984
       biog il ports

Number of People : 1


 1984

Dahl, Linda
Stormy Weather
The music and lives of a century of jazz women
By Linda Dahl
New York: Pantheon Books, 1984, 371 p.

Number of People : 82

More Details : (4 Sections)


 1984

Porter, L.
Jazzwomen
Music Educators Journal 71:47 Sep 1984
       port p51

Number of People : 1


 1984

Discography : performers and groups

p. 307 In:
Dahl, Linda
Stormy Weather
The music and lives of a century of jazz women
By Linda Dahl
New York: Pantheon Books, 1984, 371 p.

Number of People : 287


 1983

Lyons, Len
The great jazz pianists : speaking of their lives and music
New York: William Morrow, 1983

Number of People : 27


 1983

Holmes, L.D.
The jazz clock
A look at aging and creativity in jazz
Jazztimes: Apr 1983, p. 12-13
       port

Number of People : 1


 1983

[Portrait : Mary Lou Williams]
Village Voice: 28:68-9 May 10 1983

Number of People : 1


 1983

McDonough, J.
Old wine, new bottles
Down Beat 50:31 Mar 1983
       Note: LP: The Lady Who Swings the Band

Number of People : 1


 1983

Cordle, O.
Mary Lou fest debut a hit
Down Beat 50:11 Jul 1983

Number of People : 1


 1983

Unterbrink, Mary
Jazz women at the keyboard
London: Jefferson, N. C., 1983

Number of People : 58


 1983

McManus, Jill
Women jazz composers and arrangers.

The above item is part of :
Zaimont, Judith Lang
The musical woman. An international perspective : 1983
Judith Lang Zaimont, editor-in-chief
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1983, 406 p.

Number of People : 6


 1982

[Mary Lou Williams - obituary]
Jazz Report 10:~14~ N3 1982

Number of People : 1


 1982

Es starben.
Jazz Podium 31:7 Jan 1982

Number of People : 1


 1982

[Mary Lou Williams - obituary]
Crescendo International 20:6 Jan 1982

Number of People : 1


 1982

Anderson, E. Ruth
Contemporary American composers
A biographical dictionary
Second edition
Compiled by E. Ruth Anderson
Boston: G. K. Hall, 1982, 578 p.

Number of People : 3,986


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