Basie
biographical name William 1904-1984 Count Basie American bandleader & pianist

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  • Basie —   [ beɪsɪ], Count, eigentlich William (Bill) Basie, amerikanischer Jazzpianist und Bandleader, * Red Bank (N. J.) 21. 8. 1904, ✝ Hollywood (Fla.) 26. 4. 1984; leitete seit 1935 eigene Orchester (u. a. mit Jo Jones, Jimmy Rushing, Lester Young,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Basie — [bā′sē] William 1904 84; U.S. jazz pianist & bandleader: called Count Basie …   English World dictionary

  • Basie — Basie, William «Count» …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Basie — (William Bill, dit Count) (1904 1984) pianiste, compositeur et chef d orchestre américain de jazz …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Basie — (izg. béizi), Count (1904 1984) DEFINICIJA američki jazz glazbenik, skladatelj i pijanist …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Basie — Count Basie (links) 1975 während eines Konzerts in Köln William „Count“ Basie (* 21. August 1904 in Red Bank, New Jersey; † 26. April 1984 in Hollywood) war ein afroamerikanischer Jazz Pianist, Organist und berühmter …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Basie — /bay see/, n. William ( Count ), 1904 84, U.S. jazz pianist, bandleader, and composer. * * * …   Universalium

  • basie — abasie …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • Basie — Ba|sie, Count (1904 84) a US ↑jazz musician who played the piano, and led one of the most famous bands to play ↑swing (=jazz music of the 1930s and 40s) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Basie — Ba•sie [[t]ˈbeɪ si[/t]] n. big William (“Count”), 1904–84, U.S. jazz pianist, bandleader, and composer …   From formal English to slang

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