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Anderson, Marian 1897-1993

Works: 1,537 works in 2,598 publications in 18 languages and 38,203 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  Autobiographies  Spirituals (Songs)  Songs and music  Songs  Music  Excerpts  Scores  Hymns  Songbooks 
Subject Headings: African American women 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Vocalist, Dedicatee, a=c, Narrator, Interviewee, Commentator, Translator, Other
Classifications: ML420.A6, 927.8
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Spirituals by Marian Anderson( )

33 editions published between 1956 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marian Anderson performs 21 of her favorite spirituals including He's got the world world in his hand, Let us break bread together, Nobody knows the trouble I've seen
Marian Anderson by Marian Anderson( Recording )

49 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in 8 languages and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded 1928-1939. Details and original matrices in program notes booklet
American anthem : songs and hymns by Denyce Graves( Recording )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A collection of heartfelt songs and hymns commemorating the victims of our nation's tragedy [i.e. Sept. 11 terrorist attacks]. Net proceeds from the sale of this album will go to the American Red Cross"--Container
The treasury of Negro spirituals by H. A Chambers( )

2 editions published between 1953 and 1963 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 30 well-known spirituals, arranged for voice and piano, and 6 modern compositions, 2 of which are arranged for male quartet
Schubert & Schumann Lieder by Marian Anderson( )

4 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Producers' showcase : festival of music( Visual )

8 editions published between 1956 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary continues: ... water, silk and other objects. June Merlin (Ireland). Miss Merlin, who is a beauty-contest winner in her native land, works transformations on mice and rabbits. Rene Septembre (France). Goldfish, cats, ducks, chickens, and other animals are produced, changed and made to vanish. Mme. Septembre assists her husband. Sorcar (India). With a girl assistant, Sorcar performs the 'Temple of Benares' trick. In another feat, he is seen sawing a girl in half with a buzz saw; and the girl is not inside a box or cover of any kind"--TV guide. Also appearing are Peter Hanley, Henry Lascoe, Dean Almquist, Jimmy Yohan, Sid Raymond and Joe Callaway
He's got the whole world in His hands : spirituals by Marian Anderson( Recording )

20 editions published between 1962 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CRITÈRES: Chansons relieuses traditionnelles et évangéliques afro-américaines (du type ±spiritualsℓ), chantées (en dialecte de l'anglais des noirs du sud des E.-U.) en versions harmonisées standards de concert (récitals), réalisées par divers arrangeurs célèbres, pour voix avec acc. de piano
Five treasured recordings from the heritage of greatness on RCA Red Seal by Philadelphia Orchestra( Recording )

8 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He's got the whole world in his arms : spirituals by Marian Anderson( )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brahms' double concerto in A minor, opus 102( )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas carols by Marian Anderson( Recording )

5 editions published in 1962 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida's brothers & sisters : black voices in opera( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history and current situation of African-American opera singers in America. Combines rare and contemporary footage of some of the greatest performers of the century and includes interviews with many notable black singers, (including Marian Anderson, Paul Robeson, Leontyne Price, Kathleen Battle, Jessye Norman, Robert McFerrin, and members of Opera Ebony) as well as musicologists, directors, and historians
Great singers, 1909-1938 by Vincenzo Bellini( Recording )

13 editions published in 1989 in 4 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded 1909-1938 ; transferred from the original 78 rpm discs
Alto rhapsody : op. 53 (after Goethe's Herzreise im Winter) by Johannes Brahms( Recording )

11 editions published between 1946 and 1951 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snoopy cat : the adventures of Marian Anderson's cat Snoopy by Frida Sarsen Bucky( )

11 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marian Anderson by Marian Anderson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of virtuosa Marian Anderson from the time she sang spirituals as a child at the Union Baptist Church in Philadelphia to the beginning of her classical career in Europe in the 1930's, her return to the United States, her eventual appearance at the New York Metropolitan Opera in 1955 (the first black person to perform there), to her retirement in 1965, "a national treasure."
Farewell recital by Marian Anderson( Recording )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in 4 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ch'io mai vi possa (Handel); The Spirit Song (Haydn); My Mother Bids Me Bind My Hair (Haydn); Suleika, OP. 14, No. 1 (Schubert); Lieheshotschaft (Schubert); Der Erlkonig, Op. 1 (Schubert); Blow, Blow Thou Winter Wind (Quilter); The Plough Boy (Britten); Let Us Break Bread Together (Lawrence); Oh! What a Beautiful City (Boatner); Ride On, King Jesus (Burleigh); Done Foun' My Los' Sheep (Johnson); Lord, I Can't Stay Away (Hayes); He's Got the Whole World in His Hands (Forrest); Ungeduld, Op. 25, No. 7 Marian Anderson, contralto Franz Rupp, piano
Marian Anderson : a portrait in music by Marian Anderson( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Marian Anderson's performances from the two 1956 "Festival of Music" telecasts, as well as her previously unreleased appearance on the Ford 50th Anniversary Show are combined on this DVD with the previously released documentary, Marian Anderson on stage and at home (1950)."--Container
Marian Anderson album of songs and spirituals( )

2 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Андерсон, Мариан 1897-1993

Мариан Андерсон

Маріан Андерсон

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מריאן אנדרסון

מריאן אנדרסון מוזיקאית אמריקאית

ماريان أندرسون

ماريان أندرسون كونترالتو أمريكية من أصول أفريقية

مارین اندرسون موسیقی‌دان آمریکایی

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앤더슨, 마리안 1897-1993

앤더슨, 매리언 1897-1993

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アンダースン, マリアン

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