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Lang, Paul Henry 1901-1991

Overview
Works: 129 works in 513 publications in 8 languages and 18,084 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Biography  Portraits  Bibliography  Bibliographies  Symphonies  Concertos  Biographies  Motets 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Compiler, Author of introduction, Commentator, Dedicatee, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: ML160, 780.9
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Music in western civilization by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

76 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive history of occidental music focuses on the function of music as an expression of the spirit and artistic life of each age
George Frideric Handel by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

51 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noted musicologist's exceptionally full and detailed study of the man, his music and his times - widely considered the standard biography. Childhood, early music training, years in London; composition of Messiah, other oratorios and operas; analysis of Handel's musical style and individual works, much more. Includes 35 illustrations. Introduction. Bibliographical Note. Indexes
A pictorial history of music by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

18 editions published between 1941 and 1975 in English and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hundred years of music in America by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

19 editions published between 1961 and 1985 in English and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive report on every aspect of American musical life, written by seventeen specialists in various fields
The creative world of Mozart by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

15 editions published between 1963 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary music in Europe; a comprehensive survey by Musical quarterly( Book )

39 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stravinsky : a new appraisal of his work. With a complete list of works by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

6 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Problems of modern music : the Princeton seminar in advanced musical studies by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

19 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The symphony, 1800-1900 : a Norton music anthology by Paul Henry Lang( )

9 editions published in 1969 in 3 languages and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enthält: Symphony No. 3 in E♭ major ("Eroica") / Beethoven ; Symphony in B minor ("Unfinished") / Schubert ; "Symphonie fantastique" / Berlioz ; Symphony No. 4 in A major ("Italian") / Mendelssohn ; Symphony No. 4 in D minor / Schumann ; Symphony No. 4 in F minor / Tchaikovsky ; Symphony No. 3 in F major / Brahms ; Adagio from Symphony No. 7 in E major / Bruckner ; Symphony No. 8 in G major (old No. 4) / Dvořák
The concerto 1800-1900 : a Norton music anthology by Paul Henry Lang( )

12 editions published in 1969 in 3 languages and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critic at the opera by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

7 editions published in 1971 in English and French and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The creative world of Beethoven by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musicology and performance by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

11 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arriving in the United States at age twenty-seven, Hungarian-born Paul Henry Lang (1901-1991) went on to exert a powerful influence on musical life and scholarship in his adopted country for more than six decades. As professor of musicology at Columbia University, editor of the Musical Quarterly, a founder of the American Musicological Society, and chief music critic of the New York Herald Tribune, Lang became one of America's foremost musical scholars and commentators. This anthology of his previously uncollected writings includes essays written throughout his career on a full array of music subjects, as well as unpublished chapters of the book on performance practice that he was writing at the time of his death
The experience of opera by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the way of life in Victorian England, its social, economic, and industrial problems and reforms
Music and civilization : essays in honor of Paul Henry Lang by Edmond Strainchamps( Book )

8 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beethoveniana by Gustav Nottebohm( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in German and English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musica divina; Annus primus & Annus secundus. Selectus novus missarum by Carl Proske( )

6 editions published in 1973 in Latin and German and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Concerto, 1800-1900 : a Norton music anthology by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music and history by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

4 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Symphony, 1800-1900; a Norton music anthology by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

7 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The creative world of Mozart
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George Frideric HandelThe creative world of MozartStravinsky : a new appraisal of his work. With a complete list of worksProblems of modern music : the Princeton seminar in advanced musical studiesThe symphony, 1800-1900 : a Norton music anthologyThe creative world of BeethovenMusicology and performanceThe experience of operaThe Symphony, 1800-1900; a Norton music anthology
Alternative Names
Lang

Lang, Henry 1901-1991

Láng, Pál.

Láng, Pál 1901-1991

Lang, Paul

Lang, Paul 1901-1991

Lang, Paul H.

Lang, Paul H. 1901-1991

Láng, Paul Henry

Lang, Paul Henry, 1901-

Paul Henry Lang American musicologist

Paul Henry Lang Hongaars musicoloog (1901-1991)

Paul Henry Lang musicologue américain

Paul Henry Lang US-amerikanischer Musikwissenschaftler und -kritiker ungarischer Herkunft

Paul Lang

Ланг, Пол Генри

ポール・ヘンリー・ラング

ラング, P. H

ラング, ポール・ヘンリー

Languages
English (271)

German (22)

Spanish (18)

Chinese (6)

Italian (5)

Latin (5)

French (2)

Japanese (2)