WorldCat Identities

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

Overview
Works: 448 works in 1,494 publications in 6 languages and 19,558 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Manuscripts  Music  History  Operas  Bibliography‡vCatalogs 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Arranger, Author of introduction, Writer of accompanying material, Composer, Former owner, Other, Contributor, Recipient
Classifications: M1503.M939, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward J Dent
Mozart's operas; a critical study by Edward J Dent ( Book )
88 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foundations of English opera; a study of musical drama in England during the seventeenth century by Edward J Dent ( Book )
39 editions published between 1928 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rise of romantic opera by Edward J Dent ( Book )
10 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opera by Edward J Dent ( Book )
61 editions published between 1925 and 1979 in 4 languages and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alessandro Scarlatti: his life and works by Edward J Dent ( Book )
47 editions published between 1905 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ferruccio Busoni, a biography by Edward J Dent ( Book )
41 editions published between 1933 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dido and Aeneas : an opera by Henry Purcell ( )
61 editions published between 1925 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The marriage of Figaro = Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Book )
13 editions published between 1937 and 1996 in English and held by 713 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
Psalmus Hungaricus : für Tenorsolo, Chor und Orchester = tenor szóló, énekkar és zenekarra = for tenor solo, chorus, and orchestra by Zoltán Kodály ( )
56 editions published between 1924 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handel by Edward J Dent ( Book )
27 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A character study and history of one of the greatest musical minds that has ever lived: Georg Friedrich Händel. A fantastic operatic composer, Handel's name is almost synonymous with the Baroque style. This is a comprehensive guide to the whole of Handel's life and works
Selected essays by Edward J Dent ( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The opera: a sketch of the development of opera by R. A Streatfeild ( Book )
25 editions published between 1897 and 1971 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cupid and Death by Matthew Locke ( )
23 editions published between 1951 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A theatre for everybody; the story of the Old Vic and Sadler's Wells by Edward J Dent ( Book )
28 editions published between 1945 and 1979 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The magic flute = Die Zauberflöte : an opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( )
12 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The barber of Seville : a comic opera in three acts by Gioacchino Rossini ( Book )
13 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in English and held by 333 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
Duet for two voices : an informal biography of Edward Dent compiled from his letters to Clive Carey by Hugh Carey ( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Giovanni : opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( )
12 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The marriage of Figaro = Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( )
9 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christmas cantata : Cantata pastorale per la natività di nostro Signore Gesu Cristo : for soprano solo, string quartet and harpsichord by Alessandro Scarlatti ( )
21 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Associated Subjects
Aeneas (Legendary character) Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini, Gioacchino) Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de, Busoni, Ferruccio, Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestra Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestra--Scores Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestra--Vocal scores with piano Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestra--Vocal scores with piano Christmas music Composers Dent, Edward J.--(Edward Joseph), Dido (Legendary character) Dido and Aeneas (Purcell, Henry) Don Juan (Legendary character) England Handel, George Frideric, Kodály, Zoltán, Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, Music Musicians Music--Instruction and study Nozze di Figaro (Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus) Old Vic Theatre (London, England) Opera Operas Operas (Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus) Operas--Chorus scores with piano Operas--Excerpts Operas--Excerpts, Arranged Operas--Excerpts, Arranged--Scores and parts Operas--Excerpts--Scores Operas--Excerpts--Scores Operas--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano Operas--Librettos Operas--Scores Operas--Scores and parts Operas--Vocal scores with piano Overtures--Scores Overtures--Scores Overtures--Scores and parts Piano music, Arranged Piano music (Pianos (2), 8 hands), Arranged Psalms (Music)--55th Psalm Psalms (Music)--55th Psalm Sadler's Wells Theatre (London, England) Scarlatti, Alessandro, Solo cantatas, Sacred (High voice)--Scores Solo cantatas, Sacred (High voice)--Vocal scores with piano Vég, Mihály, Wind octets (Bassoons (2), clarinets (2), horns (2), oboes (2)), Arranged
Alternative Names
Dent, E. J. 1876-1957
Dent, E. J. (Edward Joseph), 1876-1957
Dent, Edward.
Dent, Edward J.
Dent, Edward J. 1876-1957
デント, エドワード・J
Languages
English (487)
German (44)
Hungarian (15)
Italian (13)
Spanish (10)
Multiple languages (4)
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