Relationships

married: Harold "Shorty" Baker
John Williams (jazz saxophonist) (1927 – ????)
member of: Jeanette's Synco Jazzers
Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy
Mary Lou and Her Chosen Five
Mary Lou Williams and Her Kansas City Seven
Mary Lou Williams Trio
John Williams’ Synco Jazzers
has personal label: Cecilia Music Publishing Co.
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0000859820 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/59405 [info]
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/artist/10249 [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 105289239 [info]
Wikidata: Q126677 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Mary Lou Williams [info]
other databases: https://d-nb.info/gnd/122051920 [info]
picture: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mary_Lou_Williams_(Gottlieb_09231).jpg [info]

Appearances

Date Title Credited As Attributes Artist Length
arranger
1938-12-06 Mary's Idea (matrix no. 64783-A) Mary Lou Williams with Andy Kirk and His Clouds of Joy 3:00
47th Street Jive Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:16
Bearcat Shuffle Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:03
Dallas Blues Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:42
Dunkin’ a Doughnut Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:52
Froggy Bottom Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:12
Harmony Blues Mary Lou Williams with Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:51
Keep It in the Groove Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:01
Little Joe From Chicago Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:52
Lotta Sax Appeal Andy Kirk & His 12 Clouds of Joy 2:57
Mary's Idea Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:03
Mess-A-Stomp Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:41
Ring Dem Bells Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:46
Scratchin' the Gravel Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:10
Steppin' Pretty Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:51
The Count Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:11
Twinklin' Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:06
Walkin' and Swingin' Andy Kirk & His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:43
What's Your Story Morning Glory Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:07
Shafi
composer
Aquarius
Aries
Aries Mood (A Portrait of Ben Webster)
Cancer
Capricorn
Chief
Gemini
Ghost of Love
In the Land of Oo-Bla-Dee
Intermission
Jump, Jack, Jump
Kool Bongo
Leo
Libra
Little Joe From Chicago
Lonely Moments
Mary's Idea
Medi II
New Musical Express
O.W.
Pisces
Roll ’em
Sagittarius
Satchel Mouth Baby
Scorpio
Scratchin' In The Gravel
Shafi
Steppin' Pretty
Taurus
Virgo
Walkin' and Swingin'
What's Your Story, Morning Glory?
Why
You Know Baby
Zodiac Suite
instrument
1927-01 Midnight Stomp Mary Leo Burley piano Jeanette's Synco Jazzers 2:44
1927-02 Down in Gallion Mary Leo Burley piano John Williams’ Synco Jazzers 3:14
1929-11-07 Mess-A-Stomp piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:41
1929-11-11 Froggy Bottom piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:12
1930-04-24 Night Life piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 2:59
1930-10-09 Dallas Blues piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:42
1936-03-02 Lotta Sax Appeal piano Andy Kirk & His 12 Clouds of Joy 2:57
1936-03-02 Walkin' and Swingin' piano Andy Kirk & His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:43
1936-03-04 Bearcat Shuffle piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:03
1936-03-04 Steppin' Pretty piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:51
1936-03-07 Overhand (New Froggy Bottom) piano Mary Lou Williams Trio 2:47
1936-03-11 Clean Pickin' piano Mary Lou Williams Trio 2:47
1936-03 Froggy Bottom piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:20
1936-04-09 Mary's Special piano Mary Lou Williams 2:48
1936-04-09 Mary's Special celesta Mary Lou Williams 2:48
1937-02-15 Keep It in the Groove piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:01
1938-02-08 Little Joe From Chicago piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:52
1938-02-08 Twinklin' piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:06
1938-09-14 The Pearls piano Mary Lou Williams Trio 3:00
1938-10-25 What's Your Story Morning Glory piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:07
1938-12-05 Dunkin’ a Doughnut piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:52
1938-12-06 Mary's Idea piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:03
1938-12-06 Mary's Idea (matrix no. 64783-A) piano Mary Lou Williams with Andy Kirk and His Clouds of Joy 3:00
1939-03-16 Arkansas Blues piano Mildred Bailey 3:01
1939-03-16 Barrelhouse Music piano Mildred Bailey 2:59
1939-03-16 There'll Be Some Changes Made piano Mildred Bailey 3:11
1939-10-12 Little Joe From Chicago piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 2:37
1940-01-26 Mary Lou Williams Blues piano Six Men and a Girl 3:21
1940-01-26 Zonky piano Six Men and a Girl 2:55
1940-06-25 Scratchin' the Gravel piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:10
1940-11-07 The Count piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:11
1940-11-18 Baby Dear piano Mary Lou Williams and Her Kansas City Seven 2:52
1940-11-18 Harmony Blues piano Mary Lou Williams with Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:51
1941-01-03 Ring Dem Bells piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 2:46
1941-07-17 47th Street Jive piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:16
1944-02 Blue Skies piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 2:23
1944-02 Yesterdays piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 2:17
1944-03-12 Roll 'em piano Mary Lou and Her Chosen Five 2:49
1944-04-19 Mary's Boogie piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 2:35
1944-04-19 St. Louis Blues piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 3:14
1944-08-10 You Know Baby piano Mary Lou Williams Trio 2:40
1944-12-15 Blue Skies piano Mary Lou Williams 2:23
1944-12-15 Song in My Soul piano Mary Lou Williams 3:07
1944-12-15 This 'n' That piano Mary Lou Williams 2:42
1944-12-15 Yesterdays piano Mary Lou Williams 2:17
1945-06-29 Aries piano Mary Lou Williams 2:18
1945-06-29 Scorpio piano Mary Lou Williams 3:11
1945-12-31 Virgo From the Zodiac Suite piano Mary Lou Williams 3:29
1946-07-24 Harmony Grits piano Mary Lou Williams Girl Stars 3:13
1946-10-07 All God's Children Got Rhythm piano Mary Lou Williams Trio 2:45
1947 Kool piano Mary Lou Williams & Her Orchestra 2:45
1948-08-20 Benny's Bop [Limehouse Blues] [Wardell's Riff] piano Benny Goodman Sextet 2:46
1949-03-18 Oo-Bla-Dee piano Mary Lou Williams Orchestra 2:43
1950-01-03 Willow Weep for Me piano Mary Lou Williams Trio 2:55
1951-03-07 In the Purple Grotto piano Mary Lou Williams 3:04
1951-06-11 Bobo piano Mary Lou Williams Trio 2:49
1952-07-11 Out of Nowhere piano Mary Lou Williams and Her Orchestra 4:07
1953-01-23 Titoros piano Mary Lou Williams Trio 3:02
1953-03-19 Rag of Rags piano Mary Lou Williams 1:53
1953-06-26 Musical Express piano Mary Lou Williams 2:16
1953-12-02 Lullaby of the Leaves piano Mary Lou Williams feat. Don Byas 4:09
1954-01-14 Autumn in New York piano Mary Lou Williams & Her Rhythm Blue Star Jazz 2:30
1954 Nancy Is in Love With the Colonel piano Mary Lou Williams 3:10
1954 Nicole piano Mary Lou Williams 3:29
1959-06 Chuck-A-Luck Jug Pt. 1 piano Mary Lou Williams 2:16
1959-06 Chuck-A-Luck Jug Pt. 2 piano Mary Lou Williams 2:12
1969-10-05 Amen piano Mary Lou Williams 0:21
1969-10-05 It Is Always Spring piano Mary Lou Williams 2:38
1969-10-05 Kyrie Eleison (Lord, Have Mercy) piano Mary Lou Williams 1:48
1969-10-05 O.W. piano Mary Lou Williams 2:20
1969-10-05 People in Trouble piano Mary Lou Williams 3:31
1969-10-05 Praise the Lord piano Mary Lou Williams 2:13
1969-10-05 The Lord Says piano Mary Lou Williams 1:55
1969-10-05 – 1970-02-13 Holy, Holy, Holy piano Mary Lou Williams 2:28
1969 I Have a Dream organ Mary Lou Williams 1:59
1969 Tell Him Not to Talk Too Long organ Mary Lou Williams 2:37
1970-02-13 Credo piano Mary Lou Williams 2:23
1970-02-13 Gloria piano Mary Lou Williams 1:56
1970-02-13 Lazarus piano Mary Lou Williams 4:41
1970-02-13 One piano Mary Lou Williams 1:27
1970-02-13 Our Father piano Mary Lou Williams 2:15
1971-09-03 Credo (instrumental) piano Mary Lou Williams 5:52
1971-09-03 Jesus Is the Best piano Mary Lou Williams 2:58
1971-09-03 Willis piano Mary Lou Williams 3:41
1972-01-07 Act of Contrition piano Mary Lou Williams 1:31
1972-01-07 In His Day / Peace I Leave With You / Alleluia piano Mary Lou Williams 0:57
1972-01-07 Lamb of God piano Mary Lou Williams 3:27
1972-01-07 Medi I and Medi II piano Mary Lou Williams 4:04
1972-01-07 Old Time Spiritual piano Mary Lou Williams 1:14
1972-01-07 Praise the Lord (Come Holy Spirit) piano Mary Lou Williams 3:59
1972-07-03 Bags' Groove piano Big Black, John Blair, Kenny Burrell, Stan Getz, Dizzy Gillespie, Bennie Green, Percy Heath, Milt Jackson, Max Roach, Mary Lou Williams 16:19
1972-07-03 Night In Tunisia piano Big Black, John Blair, Kenny Burrell, Stan Getz, Dizzy Gillespie, Bennie Green, Percy Heath, Milt Jackson, Max Roach, Mary Lou Williams 18:37
1974-01-17 Gloria piano Mary Lou Williams 4:42
1974-01 Syl-O-Gism piano Mary Lou Williams 3:30
1974-03-18 Gloria piano Mary Lou Williams 6:38
A Grand Night for Swinging piano Mary Lou Williams 9:16
Aquarius piano and solo Signs of The Zodiac 2:43
Autumn Leaves piano Mary Lou Williams 7:32
Blue Skies piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 2:15
Capricorn piano and solo Signs of The Zodiac 2:41
Caravan piano Mary Lou Williams 4:41
Cloudy/What's Your Story Morning Glory piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 2:20
Ghost of Love piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 4:59
Holy Ghost piano Mary Lou Williams 5:27
How High the Moon piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 2:15
I Can't Get Started piano Mary Lou Williams 5:08
Intermission piano Mary Lou Williams 2:25
Libra piano and solo Signs of The Zodiac 2:11
Lonely Moments piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 2:32
Lullaby of the Leaves piano Mary Lou Williams feat.Don Byas 4:09
Mack the Knife piano Mary Lou Williams 3:38
Medi I piano Mary Lou Williams 4:59
Medi II piano Mary Lou Williams 2:10
Moon piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 2:28
My Funny Valentine piano Mary Lou Williams 5:08
Olinga piano Mary Lou Williams 4:06
Pisces piano and solo Signs of The Zodiac 2:33
Play It Momma piano Mary Lou Williams 4:22
Praise the Lord piano Mary Lou Williams 6:40
Rosa Mae piano Mary Lou Williams 4:40
Sagittarius piano and solo Signs of The Zodiac 1:52
Satin Doll piano Mary Lou Williams 5:20
St. James Infirmary piano Mary Lou Williams 5:53
Stars piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 2:47
Syl-O-Gism piano Mary Lou Williams 3:28
The Jeep Is Jumpin' piano Mary Lou Williams 4:02
The Man I Love piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 2:25
The Surrey With the Fringe on Top piano Mary Lou Williams 3:00
These Foolish Things Remind Me of You piano and solo Mary Lou Williams 2:25
Virgo piano Mary Lou Williams 2:29
Wham Re Bop Boom Bam piano Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:03
What's Your Story Morning Glory? piano Mary Lou Williams 2:54
Without a Song piano Mary Lou Williams 6:58
You Can't Take That Away From Me piano Mary Lou Williams 4:04
Zoning Fungus II piano Mary Lou Williams 6:54
1953-01-23 First Lady of the Piano piano Mary Lou Williams
Jazz in Paris: I Made You Love Paris piano Mary Lou Williams
liner notes
Zodiac Suite Mary Lou Williams
lyricist
Chief
Satchel Mouth Baby
performer
Praise the Lord Freddy Fresh feat. Mary Lou Williams 5:23
producer
Act of Contrition Mary Lou Williams 1:31
Amen Mary Lou Williams 0:21
Credo Mary Lou Williams 2:23
Credo (instrumental) Mary Lou Williams 5:52
Ghost of Love Mary Lou Williams 4:59
Gloria Mary Lou Williams 6:38
Gloria Mary Lou Williams 4:42
Gloria Mary Lou Williams 1:56
Holy Ghost Mary Lou Williams 5:27
Holy, Holy, Holy Mary Lou Williams 2:28
I Have a Dream Mary Lou Williams 1:59
In His Day / Peace I Leave With You / Alleluia Mary Lou Williams 0:57
Intermission Mary Lou Williams 2:25
It Is Always Spring Mary Lou Williams 2:38
Jesus Is the Best Mary Lou Williams 2:58
Kyrie Eleison (Lord, Have Mercy) Mary Lou Williams 1:48
Lamb of God Mary Lou Williams 3:27
Lazarus Mary Lou Williams 4:41
Medi I Mary Lou Williams 4:59
Medi I and Medi II Mary Lou Williams 4:04
Medi II Mary Lou Williams 2:10
O.W. Mary Lou Williams 2:20
Old Time Spiritual Mary Lou Williams 1:14
Olinga Mary Lou Williams 4:06
One Mary Lou Williams 1:27
Our Father Mary Lou Williams 2:15
People in Trouble Mary Lou Williams 3:31
Play It Momma Mary Lou Williams 4:22
Praise the Lord Mary Lou Williams 6:40
Praise the Lord Mary Lou Williams 2:13
Praise the Lord (Come Holy Spirit) Mary Lou Williams 3:59
Rosa Mae Mary Lou Williams 4:40
Syl-O-Gism Mary Lou Williams 3:30
Tell Him Not to Talk Too Long Mary Lou Williams 2:37
The Lord Says Mary Lou Williams 1:55
Willis Mary Lou Williams 3:41
Zoning Fungus II Mary Lou Williams 6:54
vocal
1957-07-06 Carioca Dizzy Gillespie 3:42
1957-07-06 Selections From Zodiac Suite: Virgo / Libra / Aries Dizzy Gillespie 10:28
writer
Mary Lou Williams Blues
Satchel Mouth Swing
That's the Blues
The Devil