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: 57,558.543)

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  3. Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Published : 1997 ]
    At State Library of QLD
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  4. Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Sound, Printed music : 1951-2000 ]
    Languages: English;No linguistic content;N/A, [2 others]
    Possibly online
    At 7 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 57,280.227)

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  5. Blue Lester / composed by Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Printed music : 1948 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
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  6. The essential Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Sound : 2004 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 56,110.797)

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  7. Lester Young : Vol 3
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Book ]
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  8. Pres box Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Sound : 1989 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55,982.641)

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  9. Musica Jazz presenta Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Sound : 1989 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55,809.605)

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  10. A Lester Young memorial : volume 1
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Sound : 1963 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
    At Barr Smith Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55,398.699)

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  1. Linger awhile / Lester Young
    Young, Lester, 1909-1959
    [ Sound : 1938-1996 ]
    At 4 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 82,004.547)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 82,004.547)

  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: 77,962.102)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 77,962.102)

  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: 69,186.75)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 69,186.75)

  4. A Lester Young reader / edited by Lewis Porter
    Porter, Lewis, 1951-
    [ Book : 1991 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
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    At 4 libraries
    A Lester Young reader / edited by Lewis Porter
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 66,332.148)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 66,332.148)

  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: 65,102.328)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 65,102.328)

  6. 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: 62,383.105)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 62,383.105)

  7. 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: 61,926.82)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 61,926.82)

  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: 44,915.09)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 44,915.09)

  9. [Lester Young, half-length portrait, seated, facing slightly left, holding saxaphone]
    [ Photograph : 1955 ]
    View online
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 43,864.617)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 43,864.617)

  10. [Lester Young, half-length portrait, standing, facing right, playing saxaphone]
    [ Photograph : 1956 ]
    View online
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 43,859.289)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 43,859.289)

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  1. Lester, Cecil
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 19,721.824)

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  2. Lester, Nellie
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18,892.969)

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  3. Lester, Neville
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18,584.15)

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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: 1,412.108)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,412.108)

  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: 958.597)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 958.597)

  3. STATE OF QUEENSLAND.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Saturday 29 August 1914 [Issue No.64] p 2070

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    Extract: STATE OF QUEENSLAND. A. Abbott, Matthew ... ... 258 30 Abel, Henry (Lineman) ... 258 39 Abel, Henry (Telegraph Mes senger) ... ... 255 27 Abraham, Eric ... 15710 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 663.208)

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  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: 3,949.979)

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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: 3,597.019)

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  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: 3,575.19)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,575.19)

  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: 175.044)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 175.044)

  2. Bell and Brett Young Family papers
    Young, Brett, 1904-
    [ Published : 1890 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 174.728)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 174.728)

  3. [Afro-American pamphlets
    Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell), 1896-1976
    [ Published : 1827-1948 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 86.185)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 86.185)

  1. Lester Young
    Young, Lester
    [ Sound : 1959 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 678.628)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 678.628)

  2. YOUNG, Lester : Lester Leaps Again (1942-1944)
    Caesar, Irving
    [ Sound : 2005 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 494.344)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 494.344)

  3. 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: 484.074)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 484.074)

  4. Joyce Lester interviewed by Ian Jobling in the Sport oral history project
    Lester, Joyce, 1958-
    [ Sound : 2008 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Joyce Lester interviewed by Ian Jobling in the Sport oral history project
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 386.26)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 386.26)

  1. The Alison Lester collection / Alison Lester ; read by Stephanie Foxley
    Lester, Alison
    [ Audio book : 2014-2015 ]
    Possibly online
    At 60 libraries
    The Alison Lester collection / Alison Lester ; read by Stephanie Foxley
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 714.191)

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  2. Lester and Clyde / written and illustrated by James H. Reece
    Reece, James H. (James Herbert)
    [ Book : 1976-1997 ]
    At 23 libraries
    Lester and Clyde / written and illustrated by James H. Reece
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 499.171)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 499.171)

  3. BILLIE HOLIDAY WITH LESTER YOUNG (SOUND RECORDING)
    [ Book ]
    Languages: Undetermined
    At UNSW Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 497.438)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 497.438)

  4. YOUNG, Lester : Alternative Lester (The) (Original 1936-39 Recordings)
    Basie, Count, 1904-1984
    [ : 2011 ]
    Possibly online
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 493.976)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 493.976)

  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: 425.417)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 425.417)

  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: 417.706)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 417.706)

  3. Lester.(Book Review)(Young Adult Review)(Brief Article)
    Magpies
    [ Article : 1999 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 404.161)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 404.161)

  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: 247.296)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 247.296)

  1. lester
    lester
    Created by iwhen, 70 items.

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 344.806)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 344.806)

  2. Lester
    Lester
    Created by bradjc8, 15 items.

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 335.853)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 335.853)

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

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 105.643)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 105.643)

  1. Life's little ironies
    Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928
    [ Book, Map : 1968-2014 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    View online
    At 17 libraries
    Life's little ironies
    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0.008)

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  2. [Waverley subdivision plans]
    [ Map : 1822-1928 ]
    Possibly online
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0.004)

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