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Waller, Fats [Thomas Wright]

cast, composer, piano, vocals, celeste, organ, vocals, organ, singer, bandleader, string bass, bells, composer, vocals


born: 21 May 1904 New York / city, USA Source: 1  

born: 25 May 1904 Source: 2  
born: ------- 1905 Source: 3  

died: 15 Dec 1943 Kansas City, Missouri / state, USA Source: 1  
died: ------------ Kansas City, Kansas / state, USA Source: 4  

date of Variety obit: 22 Dec 1943  

The Music Sack has 390 items with information about Fats [Thomas Wright] Waller
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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


 2000

Indice de Autores e Intepretes

p. 321-356 In:
Miranda, Francisco Alia
La musica en la radio : radio Ciudad Real EAJ 65 y sus discos de pizarra
Coordinador: Francisco Alia Miranda
Cuenca: Ediciones de la Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, 2000, 378 p.

Number of People : 2,443


 1998

Index

The above item is part of :
Larkin, Colin
The encyclopedia of popular music
Third edition
New York: Macmillan, 1998, 8 v.

Number of People : 43,747


 1996

Laurence, D.
Strum and stride : Django Reinhardt and Fats Waller for string quartet
Strings 11:37-8+ N4 1996
       biog il port score

Number of People : 1


 1996

Record reviews 1937 Vol. 2.
Jazz Journal International 49:40-41 Jun 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Record reviews 1937.
Jazz Journal International 49:40 Jun 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Studwell, William E.
The obscure popular songwriters' hall of fame : part 2, M-Z
Music Reference Services Quarterly 4:11 N4 1996
       abs biog

Number of People : 1


 1996

CD reviews I'm Gonna Sit Right Down : the Early Years, Part II, 1935-36.
Jazztimes: 26:108-9 N7 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Gillmor, S.
Unique Fats Waller recordings given to Wesleyan University
Mississippi Rag: 23:12-13 Jan 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

CD reviews Breakin' the Ice : the Early Years, Part I, 1935-36.
Jazztimes: 26:108-9 N7 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Record reviews The Chronological 1937-1938.
Jazz Journal International 49:33-4 Aug 1996

Number of People : 1


 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

Mancuso, Chuck
Popular music and the underground
Foundations of jazz, blues, country, and rock, 1900-1950
Dubuque, Iowa: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, 1996, 626 p.

Number of People : 288


 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

[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


 1995

Record reviews The Chronological, 1935-1936.
Jazz Journal International 48:43-4 Dec 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Broadbent, Terry
Broadbent, Marguerite
The melody lingers on
By Marguerite and Terry Broadbent
Wilmslow, Cheshire: North West Player Piano Association, 1995, 192 p.

Number of People : 10


 1995

Record reviews The Last Years 1940-1943.
Jazz Journal International 48:45-6 Dec 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews The Chronological, 1934-1935.
Jazz Journal International 48:42 Dec 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews The Middle Years Part I (1936-38)
Jazz Journal International 48:45 Dec 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews Ain't Misbehavin'
Jazz Journal International 48:46 Nov 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews Handful of Keys: 1929-1934.
Jazz Journal International 48:45 Apr 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews The Chronological, 1936.
Jazz Journal International 48:44 Dec 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews The Chronological, 1935.
Jazz Journal International 48:42-3 Dec 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews The Chronological, 1935 : Vol. 2.
Jazz Journal International 48:42 Dec 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Matthews, P.
Billy Taylor interview
Part one
Cadence 21:19-30+ Oct 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews The Indispensable Fats Waller Vol. 9/10 (1940-1943)
Jazz Journal International 48:44-5 Dec 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

CD reviews A Good Man Is Hard to Find
Jazztimes: 25:118-19 N7 1995
       port

Number of People : 1


 1995

Jazz-CDs The Indispensable, Volumes 1/2
Stereoplay N4:129 Apr 1995
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1995

Crumpacker, Bunny
Crumpacker, Chick
Jazz legends
Bunny and Chick Crumpacker
Layton, Utah: Gibbs, Smith, 1995, 93 p.

Number of People : 22


 1994

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

Number of People : 93


 1994

Reissues Volume II (The "Cream" Series) (CD)
Cadence 20:27-8 Feb 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Lichtman, I.
Words & Music Film songs score wins : Glover estate files suit
Billboard 106:57 Jun 11 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

CDs & LPs The Middle Years, Part 1 (1936-1938)
Mississippi Rag: 21:30 Apr 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Schallplattenbesprechungen Volume II.
Jazz Podium 43:70 Feb 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews Great Original Performances 1927-1940.
Jazz Journal International 47:45-6 Jun 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Schupp, R.
Ain't Misbehavin'
An analysis of Red Norvo's solo
Percussive Notes 32:44-5 N1 1994
       score

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews The Chronological 1929-1934.
Jazz Journal International 47:45-6 May 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Laverdure, M.
Remember Fats
Jazz Magazine (France) N438:26-7 Jun 1994
       discog ports

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews His Best Recordings 1928-1942.
Jazz Journal International 47:45-6 May 1994

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews 1927-1929.
Jazz Journal International 46:47 Jun 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Megill, Donald D.
Demory, Richard S.
Introduction to jazz history
3rd edition
By Donald D. Megill and Richard S. Demory
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1993, 337 p.

Number of People : 37


 1993

Record reviews Here 'Tis.
Jazz Journal International 46:47 Jun 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Reviews Hot Hats Including Fats (CD)
Cadence 19:86-7 Mar 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews The Complete Fats Waller and His Rhythm 1934-43.
Jazz Journal International 46:44-6 Dec 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews 1926-1927.
Jazz Journal International 46:46-7 Jun 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

More untimely deaths

p. 285 In:
Wheaton, Roma
Three steps to heaven : untimely deaths in the music world
London: Warner Books, 1993, 302 p.

Number of People : 37


 1993

Kumpf, Hans
Das Musical Ain"t Misbehavin"
Jazz Podium 42:31 Feb 1993
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews 1922-1926.
Jazz Journal International 46:46-7 Jun 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews 1929.
Jazz Journal International 46:50-51 Oct 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

CDs Fats and His Buddies.
Mississippi Rag: 20:30 Mar 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Giddins, Gary
Voice jazz : They wrote the songs : the bard of Basin Street: Spencer Williams
Village Voice: 38:13-4+ Jun 22 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Hawes, P.
Fats Waller : 50 years on
Jazz Journal International 46:14 Dec 1993
       port

Number of People : 1


 1993

CD reviews The Middle Years, 1936-38, Part I.
Jazztimes: 23:55-6 N3 1993

Number of People : 1


 1992

Record reviews Hallelujah! The Definitive Fats Waller Volume Two.
Jazz Journal International 45:40 Jun 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

Reissues Hallelujah V. 2 (CD)
Cadence 18:25 Apr 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Jazz & blues Fats and His Buddies.
Audio 76:126 Nov 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Mandel, Howard
Bedrock beauties
Down Beat 59:52 Aug 1992
       Note: And His Buddies

Number of People : 1


 1992

Blanc, Michael la
Contemporary musicians volume 7
Edited by Michael LaBlanc
Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research, 1992, 291 p.

Number of People : 62


 1992

Record reviews The Jazz Singer.
Jazz Journal International 45:38 Mar 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Reviews Unsaturated Fats (Marty Grosz & Keith Ingham) (CD)
Cadence 18:75 Mar 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Record reviews Fats and His Buddies.
Jazz Journal International 45:43 Dec 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

Record reviews Fats Sings Waller.
Jazz Journal International 45:38 Mar 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Schallplattenbesprechungen Fats and His Buddies.
Jazz Podium 41:85 Nov 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

LPs and CDs The Definitive Fats Waller, Volume Two: Hallelujah.
Mississippi Rag: 20:39 Dec 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

CD reviews Fats & His Buddies.
Jazztimes: 22:80-81 N6 1992

Number of People : 1


 1991

Popular music reviews The Last Years (1940-1943)
Stereo Review 56:74 Jul 1991
       port

Number of People : 1


 1991

Schallplattenbesprechungen The Cream Series.
Jazz Podium 40:74 Dec 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Anderson, J.L.
Spreadin' rhythm around, Part II
Mississippi Rag: 18:19-22 Sep 1991
       bibliog ports

Number of People : 1


 1991

Records and CDs The Definitive Fats Waller.
Mississippi Rag: 18:23 Aug 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Record reviews The One and Only.
Jazz Journal International 44:49 Dec 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Fats Waller
Down Beat 58:32 Aug 1991
       port

Number of People : 1


 1991

Records and CDs Low Down Papa.
Mississippi Rag: 18:27 Jun 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Yanow, S.
A jazz trivia quiz
Jazztimes: 21:35 N2 1991
       port

Number of People : 1


 1991

Record reviews Phenomenal Fats.
Jazz Journal International 44:33-4 Aug 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Pling : Von Laurie Anderson bis Joe Zawinul

p. 79 In:
Naura, Michael
Jazz-Toccata : Ansichten und Attacken
Hamburg: Rowolt, 1991, 243 p.

Number of People : 14


 1991

In review Recordings : Dick Hyman Plays Fats Waller.
Keyboard 17:23 Mar 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Arnaud, Gerald
Chesnel, Jacques
Masters of Jazz
Gerald arnaud and Jacques Chesnel
Chambers, 1991, 248 p.

Number of People : 81


 1991

Schallplattenbesprechungen Turn on the Heat.
Jazz Podium 40:89 Nov 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Anderson, J.L.
Spreadin' rhythm around, Part I
Mississippi Rag: 18:1-4+ Aug 1991
       bibliog biog cover port ports

Number of People : 1


 1991

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

Number of People : 385


 1991

Record reviews La Selection 1934-1939.
Jazz Journal International 44:47 May 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Reissues Piano Solos (CD)
Cadence 17:23-4 Sep 1991

Number of People : 1


 1990

Record reviews The Definitive Fats Waller Volume One.
Jazz Journal International 43:42-3 Dec 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

Records and CDs Thomas "Fats" Waller, Volume 1
Mississippi Rag: 17:27 Mar 1990
       port

Number of People : 1


 1990

Records and CDs The Last Years (1940-1943)
Mississippi Rag: 17:27 Oct 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

Reissues The Definitive Fats Waller : Vol. 1.
Cadence 16:32+ Nov 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

Rust, Brian
Cliffe, Peter
Fascinating rhythm
Foreword by Brian Rust
Baldock, Hertfordshire: Egon Publishers Ltd, 1990, 282 p.

Number of People : 248


 1990

Reissues Classic Jazz from Rare Piano Rolls (CD)
Cadence 16:34+ Jul 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

In review Recordings : the Definitive Fats Waller
Keyboard 16:20 Nov 1990
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1990

Record & CD reviews The Last Years (1940-1943)
Down Beat 57:42 Apr 1990
       port

Number of People : 1


 1990

CD & record reviews The Last Years, 1940-48
Jazztimes: Apr 1990, p. 43
       port

Number of People : 1


 1990

Reissues The Last Years (CD)
Cadence 16:62-3 Mar 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

Reviews Kings of Harlem Stride, Intro. Stephen Beetle Henderson (LP)
Cadence 16:78-9 Aug 1990

Number of People : 1


 1989

Giddins, Gary
Jazz special Comedy tonight
Village Voice: 34:13-5 Aug 29 1989
       biog ports

Number of People : 1


 1989

Record reviews LPs : From the Beginning Volume 1.
Jazz Journal International 42:30 Jan 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Reissues Fascinatin' Fats (CD)
Cadence 15:30-31 Dec 1989
       port

Number of People : 1


 1989

Alexander, G.X.
Doerschuk, R.L.
Historic masters of jazz organ : burnin' on the big bad B-3
Keyboard 15:42-6+ May 1989
       discog il mus

Number of People : 1


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