Young, Lester (1909-1959)

Also known as
Pres (1909-1959)
Prez (1909-1959)
Young, Lester Willis (1909-1959)
Field of activity
Saxophonists; Jazz musicians
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  1. Linger awhile / Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Sound : 1938-1996 ]
    At 4 libraries
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  2. Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Published : 1997 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 59,541.5)

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  3. Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Published : 1997 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 59,258.773)

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  4. Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Sound, Printed music : 1951-2000 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content;English;N/A, [2 others]
    At 8 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 58,940.688)

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  5. "Lester swings" / Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Printed music : 1956 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
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  6. Blue Lester / composed by Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Printed music : 1948 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
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  7. The essential Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Sound : 2004 ]
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  8. Musica Jazz presenta Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Sound : 1989 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 57,756.109)

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  9. Pres box Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Sound : 1989 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 57,732.949)

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  10. Lester Young : Vol 3
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Book ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 57,623.871)

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Resources about Lester Young (22)

  1. Linger awhile / Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Sound : 1938-1996 ]
    At 4 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 85,426.281)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 85,426.281)

  2. The tenor saxophone and clarinet of Lester Young, 1936-1949 / [compiled by Jan Evensmo]
    Evensmo, Jan, 1939-
    [ Book : 1983 ]
    At WA State Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 80,218.234)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 80,218.234)

  3. A discography of Lester Young
    Jepsen, Jørgen Grunnet
    [ Book : 1968 ]
    At State Library S Aust
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71,834.273)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71,834.273)

  4. A Lester Young reader / edited by Lewis Porter
    Porter, Lewis, 1951-
    [ Book : 1991 ]
    View online (access conditions)
    At 4 libraries
    A Lester Young reader / edited by Lewis Porter
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 69,306.148)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 69,306.148)

  5. You got to be original, man : the music of Lester Young / Frank Buchmann-Moller ; foreword by Lewis Porter
    Buchmann-Moller, Frank
    [ Book : 1990 ]
    At 6 libraries
    You got to be original, man : the music of Lester Young / Frank Buchmann-Moller ; foreword by Lewis Porter
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 67,948.766)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 67,948.766)

  6. No eyes : Lester Young / David Meltzer
    Meltzer, David
    [ Book : 2000 ]
    No eyes : Lester Young / David Meltzer
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 64,886.066)

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  7. Prez : homage to Lester Young / Jamie Reid
    Reid, Jamie, 1941-
    [ Book : 1993 ]
    Prez : homage to Lester Young / Jamie Reid
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 64,619.492)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 64,619.492)

  8. Lester Young / Alain Gerber
    Gerber, Alain, 1943-
    [ Book : 2000 ]
    Languages: French
    Lester Young / Alain Gerber
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,701.223)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,701.223)

  9. [Lester Young, half-length portrait, seated, facing slightly left, holding saxaphone]
    [ Photograph : 1955 ]
    View online (access conditions)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,643.441)

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  10. [Lester Young, half-length portrait, standing, facing right, playing saxaphone]
    [ Photograph : 1956 ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,509.953)

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  1. Lester, John
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34,104.492)

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  2. Lester, Cecil
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  3. Lester, Neville
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  1. ECCLESIASTICAL JURISDICTION. In the will of Harry Lester Harvey, late of Moppity, near Young, in the Colony of New South Wales, shepherd, deceased.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 25 August 1876 [Issue No.299] p 3382

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... In the Supreme Court; of New South Wales. ECCLESIASTICAL JURISDICTION. In the will of Harry Lester ... Harvey,, late of Moppity, near Young, in the Colony of New South Wales, shepherd, deceased. NOTICE is ... 106 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,408.018)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,408.018)

  2. COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC SERVICE. Examination No. 990. FOR APPOINTMENT AS TELEGRAPH MESSENGER. Held 4th June, 1921.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 30 June 1921 [Issue No.56] p 1037

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... . Arithmetic. Total. VICTORIA. Boost. Young, Ronald .. | 60 I 75 | 01 13£ • jVYABRAM. Stokes, James Geoffrey ... 310 ' 287 270 Mount Larcom. Murphy, Ronald Lester Hariy I 55 I 98 I 100 I ?53 Stanthorpe. Leahy ... 1996 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 962.505)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 962.505)

  3. STATEMENT of RECEIPTS and EXPENDITURE of the PASTURES PROTECTION BOARD at YOUNG, New South Wales, for the Year ending 31st December, 1917.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 25 January 1918 [Issue No.8] p 454

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... STATEMENT of RECEIPTS and EXPENDITURE of the PASTURES PROTECTION BOARD at YOUNG, New South Wale ... Balance at Commercial Bank, Young, on 31st Decem ber, 1916 480 12 5 Less unpresenied cheques ... 3 7 1 477 ... 564 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 392.669)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 392.669)

  1. A Lester Young Reader.(Brief Article)
    Weisenberg, C.M
    CHOICE: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries
    [ Article : 1992 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 435.004)

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  2. Lester Leaps In: The Life and Times of Lester 'Pres' Young.(Brief Article)
    Dietrich, K.R
    CHOICE: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries
    [ Article : 2002 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 423.3)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 423.3)

  3. Lester.(Book Review)(Young Adult Review)(Brief Article)
    Magpies
    [ Article : 1999 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 411.941)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 411.941)

  4. Lester Richard Hiatt, 1931-2008.(Obituary)(Obituary)
    Merlan, Francesca
    The Australian Journal of Anthropology
    [ Article : 2008 ]
    View online (conditions apply)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 251.897)

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  1. Lester Young
    Young, Lester
    [ Sound : 1959 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 697.136)

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  2. No eyes : looking at Lester Young / Emanuele Cisi
    Gambarini, Roberta
    [ Sound : 2018 ]
    View online (access conditions)
    At Edith Cowan Uni
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 598.926)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 598.926)

  3. YOUNG, Lester : Lester Leaps Again (1942-1944)
    Caesar, Irving
    [ Sound : 2005 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 506.707)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 506.707)

  4. Yami Lester
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 1999 ]
    View online
    At ABC Radio National
    Yami Lester
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 493.322)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 493.322)

  1. Bell and Brett Young Family papers
    Young, Brett, 1904-
    [ Published : 1890-1994 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 181.586)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 181.586)

  2. Bell and Brett Young Family papers
    Young, Brett, 1904-
    [ Published : 1890 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 180.929)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 180.929)

  3. [Afro-American pamphlets
    Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell), 1896-1976
    [ Published : 1827-1948 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 88.1)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 88.1)

  1. The Alison Lester collection / Alison Lester ; read by Stephanie Foxley
    Lester, Alison
    [ Audio book : 2014-2015 ]
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    At 59 libraries
    The Alison Lester collection / Alison Lester ; read by Stephanie Foxley
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 738.67)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 738.67)

  2. BILLIE HOLIDAY WITH LESTER YOUNG (SOUND RECORDING)
    [ Book ]
    Languages: Undetermined
    At UNSW Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 507.513)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 507.513)

  3. YOUNG, Lester : Alternative Lester (The) (Original 1936-39 Recordings)
    Basie, Count, 1904-1984
    [ : 2011 ]
    View online (access conditions)
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 506.762)

  4. Lester and Clyde / written and illustrated by James H. Reece
    Reece, James H. (James Herbert)
    [ Book : 1976-1997 ]
    At 22 libraries
    Lester and Clyde / written and illustrated by James H. Reece
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 505.163)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 505.163)

  1. LESTER v. LESTER.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Wednesday 6 March 1901 p 3 Article
    ... LESTER v. LESTER. Maggie Lester, formerly Hill, petitioned for a dissolution, of her marriage with ... Robert Chambers Lester, a clerk, on the ground of bigamy with adultery. The petitioner said she married ... 189 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,948.908)

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  2. LESTER -- CRIGAN
    The Sun (Sydney, NSW : 1910 - 1954) Sunday 17 February 1918 p 9 Article
    ... , younger daughter of the Rev. H. Crlgan, Murrumburrah. The bride was attended by Misses Crlgan, Lester, and ... ' LESTER— CRIGAN At the Church of England, I-Iarden-Mur-rurriburraK, on February 7, the Rev. 8). A ... 190 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,586.707)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,586.707)

  3. LESTER'S TALKIES.
    Laura Standard and Crystal Brook Courier (SA : 1917 - 1948) Friday 4 August 1944 p 3 Article
    ... LESTER'S TALKIES. The hilarious efforts of a henpecked millionaire to keep bis wife from knowing ... about iis entanglements with a trio of mercenary young women, make the basis of. "No, No, Nanette ... 90 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,568.043)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,568.043)

  1. lester
    lester
    Created by iwhen, 70 items.

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  2. Lester
    Lester
    Created by bradjc8, 15 items.

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  3. Chew - Cowra, Young districts
    Chew - Cowra, Young districts
    Created by Brewster, 123 items.

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  1. [Waverley subdivision plans]
    [ Map : 1822-1928 ]
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    At State Library of NSW
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  2. The goldfields of Queensland
    Lees, William
    The goldfields of Queensland. Mount Morgan, Rockhampton and Clermont, 1858 to 1899
    [ Book, Map : 1899 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    View online
    At 5 libraries
    The goldfields of Queensland
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