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Waters, Ethel

also:

 Howard, Ethel  birth name
 Mathews, Clyde   / Mrs.

actress, cast, composer, lyricist, vocals, singer


born: ? 31 Oct 1900 Source: 1  

born: 31 Oct 1896 Chester, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 2  
born: 31 Oct 1900 Source: 3,4,5,6,7  
born: ? 31 Oct 1896 Source: 1  

died: 01 Sep 1977 Chatsworth, California / state, USA Source: 2  
died: 00 Aug 1977 Source: 8  
died: ------------ Los Angeles, California / state, USA Source: 9,10  

date of Variety obit: 07 Sep 1977  

active from: 1921 Source: 2  

The Music Sack has 175 items with information about Ethel Waters
The first 100 are listed below (to view all 175 items click here)


 1999

Artist Index

p. 237-258 In:
MacKenzie, Harry
The directory of the Armed Forces Radio services series
Compiled by Harry Mackenzie
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1999

Number of People : 1,855


 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

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

Tucker, M.
In search of Will Vodery
Black Music Research Journal 16:123-82 N1 1996
       app bibliog discog mus notes score

Number of People : 1


 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

Giddins, Gary
Cabin fever
Village Voice: 41:80 Apr 30 1996
       illustr.
       Note: film: Cabin in the Sky

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews The Chronological, 1929-1931.
Jazz Journal International 48:46 Feb 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Neue CDs 1921-1923.
Jazz Podium 44:96 Jul-Aug 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Neue CDs 1923-1925.
Jazz Podium 44:96 Jul-Aug 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews Her Best Recordings 1921-1940.
Jazz Journal International 48:42 Mar 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews The Chronological 1921-1923.
Jazz Journal International 48:37 Aug 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Giddins, Gary
WeatherBird The way we weren't
Village Voice: 40:56 Feb 28 1995
       port
       Note: Vitaphone short films collected on MGM/UA's laser disc set Swing, Swing, Swing!

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews The Chronological, 1923-1925.
Jazz Journal International 48:45-6 Feb 1995

Number of People : 1


 1994

Billard, Francois
Les chanteuses de jazz
Lieu Commun, 1994, 289 p.

Number of People : 134


 1994

Brief encounters Ethel Waters 1935-1940.
Jazztimes: 24:100 N7 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Sonnier, Austin M.
A guide to the blues : history, who's who, research sources
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1994, 287 p.

Number of People : 346


 1994

Record reviews 1931-1934.
Jazz Journal International 47:46 Jun 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

CDs Cabin in the Sky.
Mississippi Rag: 21:26 Jan 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Rubiner, Julia M.
Contemporary musicians volume 11
Edited by Julia M. Rubiner
Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research, 1994, 316 p.

Number of People : 62


 1994

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

Number of People : 93


 1994

Record reviews 1935-1940.
Jazz Journal International 47:43-4 Oct 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

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

Number of People : 184


 1993

Record reviews The Chronological 1925-1926.
Jazz Journal International 46:43 Feb 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews 1926-1929.
Jazz Journal International 46:31 Aug 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews 1929-1939.
Jazz Journal International 46:31-2 Aug 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Schallplattenbesprechungen Ethel Waters.
Jazz Podium 42:92 Jul-Aug 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Reissues Cabin in the Sky (CD)
Cadence 19:17-19 Apr 1993

Number of People : 1


 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

Reitz, Rosetta
Big Mamas
Hot Wire 8:18-21 N3 1992
       port
       Note: Independent Women's Blues, Volume 2 album

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

Dorough, Prince
Popular-music culture in America
New York: Ardsley House Publishers Inc., c1992, 352 p.

Number of People : 96


 1991

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

Number of People : 385


 1991

Pitts, Michael R.
Parish, James Robert
Hollywood songsters
By James Robert Parish and Michael R. Pitts
New York: Garland, 1991

Number of People : 105


 1991

Reviews / resident
Variety 343:59 Jun 24 1991
       Note: play with music, Stringbean, at Dallas' Theater Three

Number of People : 1


 1990

Reitz, Rosetta
Ethel Waters : quintessential singer of American song
Hot Wire 6:20-22+ N1 1990
       biog ports

Number of People : 1


 1989

[major article]

The above item is part of :
Moll, Dieter
Das Buch des Blues
Konigswinter: Heel, 1989, 245 p.

Number of People : 8


 1989

Les grandes voix du jazz
Paris: Editions de l'Instant, 1989, 126 p.

Number of People : 64


 1988

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

Number of People : 3,377


 1988

Philadelphia to induct 11 more musical acts to its Walk of Fame.
Variety 330:94 Jan 27 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988

Silverman, B.
Philly musicians honored
Billboard 100:70 Apr 16 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988

Eleven inducted into Philly Hall of Fame.
Variety 330:70 Apr 13 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988

Record reviews CDs : Cotton Club.
Jazz Journal International 41:17-18 Dec 1988

Number of People : 1


 1987

Wehling, P.
Die Rolle der Frau als Vokalistin im amerikanischen Jazz
Jazz Podium 36:7-8 Aug 1987
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1987

Floyd, Samuel A. Jr.
Black music biography : an annotated bibliography
White Plains, New York: Kraus International Publications, 1987

Number of People : 87


 1987

Reissues Ethel Waters, 1938-1939.
Cadence 13:26-8 Feb 1987

Number of People : 1


 1986

Whyatt, B.
Record reviews Harlem Lullaby
Jazz Journal International 39:25 May 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Mellers, Wilfred Howard
Angels of the night
Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1986

Number of People : 83


 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

McGuire, P.
Black music critics and the classic blues singers
Black Perspective in Music: 14:104-5+ N2 1986
       port

Number of People : 1


 1986

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


 1985

Jazz Ethel Waters (LP)
High Fidelity/musical America Edition 35:92+ Apr 1985

Number of People : 1


 1985

Concert reviews (Salute to Ethel Waters) (Kool Jazz Festival)
Variety 319:66 Jul 3 1985

Number of People : 1


 1985

Placksin, Sally
Jazzwomen : 1900 to the present their words, lives, and music
London: Pluto Press, 1985

Number of People : 66


 1985

Reissues Queen of Song.
Cadence 11:21+ May 1985

Number of People : 1


 1985

Bloom, Peter Anthony
Black and tan fantasy
High Fidelity/musical America Edition 35:64+ Feb 1985
       il port

Number of People : 1


 1985

Giddins, Gary
WeatherBird Embers of the Kool (Jazz Festival) ('Salute to Ethel Waters')
Village Voice: 30:80 Jul 23 1985

Number of People : 1


 1985 Source: 10

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


 1984

Gourse, Leslie
Louis' children : American jazz singers
New York: William Morrow, 1984

Number of People : 46


 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

Shows out of town
Variety 313:82 Nov 9 1983
       Note: biographical revue Shimmytime

Number of People : 1


 1983

Southern, Eileen
Readings in black American music
Second edition
Compiled and edited by Eileen Southern
New York: W.W. Norton, 1983, 338 p.

Number of People : 40


 1981

Slide, Anthony
The vaudevillians
A dictionary of vaudeville performers
Westport, Connecticut: Arlington House, 1981

Number of People : 123


 1981

Giddins, Gary
The Mother of Us All

p. 3-13 In:
Giddins, Gary
Riding on a Blue Note : Jazz and American Pop
New York: Oxford University Press, 1981. 313 p.

Number of People : 1


 1981

Applebaum, Stanley
Camner, James
Stars of the American musical theater in historic photographs
361 portraits from the 1860s to 1950.
Edited by Stanley Applebaum and James Camner
New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1981

Number of People : 408


 1981

Rye, Howard
Ethel Waters, 1921-1943.
Collector's Items no. 6 (June 1981):8-9.

Number of People : 1


 1981 Source: 1

Southern, Eileen
Biographical dictionary of Afro-American and African musicians
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1981, 478 p.

Number of People : 1,184


 1981

Ethel Waters dies.
Jazz Report 10:~17~ N2 1981

Number of People : 1


 1980 Source: 2

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1980

Feather, Leonard
The passion for jazz
New York: Horizon Press, 1980

Number of People : 24


 1980

Biographies

p. 330 In:
Sampson, Henry T.
Blacks in blackface
A source book on early black musical shows
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1980, 552 p.

Number of People : 123


 1980

Index

The above item is part of :
Perry, Jeb H.
Variety obits. An index to obituaries in Variety, 1905-1978
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1980, 311 p.

Number of People : 101,729


 1979

Harris, Sheldon
Blues who's who
A biographical dictionary of blues singers
New Rochelle, New York: Arlington House, 1979, 775 p.

Number of People : 560


 1979

Shore, Dinah
Simon, George Thomas
The best of the music makers. From Acuff to Ellington to Presley to Sinatra to Zappa and 279 more of the most popular performers of the last fifty years
By George T. Simon and friends
Foreword by Dinah Shore
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1979, 635 p.

Number of People : 256


 1979 Source: 5

Robijns, Jozef
Zijlstra, Miep
Algemene muziek enciclopedie
hoofdred., J. Robijns en Miep Zijlstra
Haarlem: De Haan, [1979]-1984

Number of People : 16,262


 1978

Artists' Index

p. 1754-1845 In:
Rust, Brian
Jazz records 1897-1942
4th revised and enlarged edition
Vol. 2: Abe Lyman to Bob Zurke
New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House Publishers, 1978, 1996 p.

Number of People : 9,605


 1978

Kresh, Paul
Diahann Carroll Sings for Ethel Waters.
Stereo Review, vol. 41, December 1978. p. 107

Number of People : 1


 1978

Biagioni, Egino
Blues the (Blues-) World Forgot: 9. Teil: Down Home Blues : Ethel Waters.
Blues Notes [Austria] 10, nos. 32-33 (March 1978):10-14, 58.

Number of People : 1


 1978

Ethel Waters.
Music Educator's Journal, vol. 64, March 1978. p. 64-65

Number of People : 1


 1978

Index to music necrology : 1977 necrology
Notes (Music Library Association), 1978, p. 837

Number of People : 120


 1978

Constant, D.
Voix de femmes
Jazz Magazine (France) N270:46 Nov-Dec 1978
       port

Number of People : 1


 1978

Dekorte, Juliann
Finally Home
Old Tappan, N.J.: F. H. Revell Co., 1978
       Note: A biography of Waters written by the nurse who cared for her in her later years

Number of People : 1


 1978

Knaack, Twila
Ethel Waters : I Touched a Sparrow
Waco, Texas: Word Books, 1978
       Note: Biographical work by a friend during her last years

Number of People : 1


 1978

Records : a Tribute to Ethel Waters.
High Fidelity/Musical America, vol. 28, October 1978. p. 170-171

Number of People : 1


 1978

[Ethel Waters - obituary]
Black Perspective in Music: 6:241 N2 1978

Number of People : 1


 1978

Nevers, D.
Ethel Waters.
Jazz Hot, no. 346, February 1978. p. 42-45

Number of People : 1


 1977

Kunstadt, Len
Ethel Waters, Vocal Pioneer, 1896-1977.
Rolling Stone, no. 25, October 20, 1977. p. 26

Number of People : 1


 1977

[Ethel Waters - obituary]
down beat, vol. 44, November 3, 1977, p. 12

Number of People : 1


 1977

Ethel Waters, 76, Dies in California.
Billboard, vol. 89, September 10, 1977. p. 74

Number of People : 1


 1977

[Ethel Waters - obituary]
Coda, no. 157, September-October 1977. p. 31

Number of People : 1


 1977

[Ethel Waters - obituary]
Jazz Podium, vol. 26, October 10, 1977, p. 27

Number of People : 1


 1977

[Ethel Waters - obituary]
Neue Zeitschrift fur Musik, vol. 3, no. 6, 1977, p. 541

Number of People : 1


 1977

Gillespie, M.A.
Ethel Waters.
Essence, vol. 8, November 1977. p. 63

Number of People : 1


 1977

Stewart-Baxter, Derrick
[Ethel Waters - obituary]
Jazz Journal International, vol. 30, November 1977. p. 33

Number of People : 1


 1977

[Ethel Waters - obituary]
Jazz Forum, no. 49, 1977, p. 18

Number of People : 1


 1977

Giddins, Gary
Weatherbird : Ethel Waters : Mother of Us All.
Village Voice, vol. 22, October 10, 1977. p. 63

Number of People : 1


 1977

[Ethel Waters - obituary]
Living Blues N34:41 Sep-Oct 1977

Number of People : 1


 1977

[Ethel Waters - obituary]
Crescendo International, vol. 16, December 1977. p. 37

Number of People : 1


 1977

[Ethel Waters - obituary]
Jazz Magazine, no. 258, October 1977, p. 50

Number of People : 1


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