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Dent, Edward J. (Edward Joseph) 1876-1957

Overview
Works: 488 works in 1,635 publications in 8 languages and 19,938 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Manuscripts  Music  Librettos  History  Bibliography‡vCatalogs 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Arranger, Author of introduction, Contributor, Writer of accompanying material, Composer, Former owner, Honoree, Recipient, ed, Other
Classifications: M1503.M939, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Edward J Dent
 
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Most widely held works by Edward J Dent
Mozart's operas; a critical study by Edward J Dent( Book )

120 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foundations of English opera; a study of musical drama in England during the seventeenth century by Edward J Dent( Book )

43 editions published between 1928 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise of romantic opera by Edward J Dent( Book )

14 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera by Edward J Dent( Book )

87 editions published between 1925 and 1979 in 5 languages and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschiedenis van de opera
Alessandro Scarlatti: his life and works by Edward J Dent( Book )

49 editions published between 1905 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Founder of the Neapolitan School of Opera in the 18th century, Alessandro Scarlatti was a famous Italian Baroque composer. Inspired by Italy, his Christian faith and folklore, Scarlatti composed over 60 operas in his lifetime
Ferruccio Busoni : a biography by Edward J Dent( Book )

43 editions published between 1933 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dido and Aeneas : an opera by Henry Purcell( )

65 editions published between 1925 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sparkling miniature opera, filled with intense drama and elegant song, lasts no more than an hour, yet unfolds a virtuoso range of expressive music, from a high-spirited sailors{u2019} dance to Dido{u2019}s touching lament "When I am laid in earth." First presented in 1689, remains the oldest operatic work still popularly performed. Authoritative early edition
Psalmus Hungaricus : für Tenorsolo, Chor und Orchester = tenor szóló, énekkar és zenekarra = for tenor solo, chorus, and orchestra by Zoltán Kodály( )

59 editions published between 1924 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The marriage of Figaro = Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Book )

14 editions published between 1937 and 1996 in English and French and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans une collection destinée tant aux professionnels et aux étudiants du bel canto qu'au public des concerts et aux amateurs de disques, voici la traduction française et anglaise du libretto de ##Le nozze di Figaro##. Le texte de la version originale est doublé d'une traduction littérale avec une traduction littéraire disposée en regard, dans les marges
Handel by Edward J Dent( Book )

30 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Med værkfortegnelse
Selected essays by Edward J Dent( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The opera: a sketch of the development of opera by R. A Streatfeild( Book )

26 editions published between 1897 and 1971 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cupid and Death by Matthew Locke( )

25 editions published between 1951 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A theatre for everybody; the story of the Old Vic and Sadler's Wells by Edward J Dent( Book )

31 editions published between 1945 and 1979 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fidelio by Ludwig van Beethoven( Book )

15 editions published between 1938 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English National Opera Guides are ideal companions to the opera. They provide stimulating introductory articles together with the complete text of each opera in English and the original
The magic flute = Die Zauberflöte : opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

10 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Giovanni : ["dramma giocoso" in two acts] : complete orchestral and vocal score by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

11 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Unabridged republication of the edition by Georg Schünemann and Kurt Soldan ... originally published by C. F. Peters, Leipzig, n. d. (editorial matter dated `summer 1941'). ... Preliminary matter, editorial remarks in the score and the editors' commentary ... originally in German, appear in a new English translation ... by Stanley Appelbaum."
Duet for two voices : an informal biography of Edward Dent compiled from his letters to Clive Carey by Hugh Carey( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The marriage of Figaro = Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

6 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Unabridged republication of the edition by Georg Schünemann and Kurt Soldan, with German translation of the vocal text by Georg Schünemann, originally published by C. F. Peters, Leipzig, n. d. (publication number 11462; editorial matter dated `Summer 1941') ... All the preliminary matter and the Editors' commentary (Revisionsbericht), originally in German, appear in a new English translation ... by Stanley Applebaum."
The Barber of Seville = Il Barbiere di Siviglia ; Moses = Moïse et Pharaon by Gioacchino Rossini( Book )

6 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor. The two accompanying CDs contain the complete opera sung in Italian
 
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Alternative Names
Dent, E. J. 1876-1957

Dent, E. J. (Edward Joseph), 1876-1957.

Dent, Edward.

Dent, Edward J.

Dent, Edward J. 1876-1957

Edward Dent

Edward Dent englischer Musikwissenschaftler

Edward Joseph Dent musicologo inglese

Дент, Эдуард Джозеф

デント, エドワード・J

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Dido and Aeneas : an operaThe marriage of Figaro = Le nozze di FigaroHandelSelected essaysDuet for two voices : an informal biography of Edward Dent compiled from his letters to Clive CareyThe Barber of Seville = Il Barbiere di Siviglia ; Moses = Moïse et Pharaon