WorldCat Identities

Lang, Paul Henry 1901-1991

Overview
Works: 129 works in 458 publications in 8 languages and 18,064 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Portraits  Bibliography  Symphonies  Concertos  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Dedicatee, Commentator, Compiler, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: ML160, 780.9
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Music in western civilization by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

71 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,773 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 )

26 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 2,186 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 )

15 editions published between 1941 and 1964 in English and held by 1,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1961 and 1985 in English and held by 1,388 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 )

16 editions published between 1961 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

37 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 1,117 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 1,062 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 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published in 1969 in 3 languages and held by 971 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( )

9 editions published in 1969 in 3 languages and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critic at the opera by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

6 editions published in 1971 in English and French and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The experience of opera by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

17 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music and civilization : essays in honor of Paul Henry Lang by Edmond Strainchamps( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musicology and performance by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 437 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
Musica divina; Annus primus & Annus secundus. Selectus novus missarum by Carl Proske( )

3 editions published in 1973 in Latin and German and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music and history by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

4 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 53 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 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Musik im Abendland by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

2 editions published in 1947 in German and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The creative world of Mozart
Alternative Names
Lang

Lang, Henry 1901-1991

Láng, Pál.

Láng, Pál 1901-1991

Lang, Paul

Lang, Paul H.

Lang, Paul H. 1901-1991

Láng, Paul Henry

Paul Henry Lang Hongaars musicoloog (1901-1991)

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 (245)

Spanish (16)

German (12)

Chinese (12)

French (2)

Japanese (2)

Italian (2)

Latin (2)

Covers
George Frideric HandelThe creative world of MozartProblems of modern music : the Princeton seminar in advanced musical studiesThe symphony, 1800-1900 : a Norton music anthologyThe creative world of BeethovenThe experience of operaMusicology and performanceThe Symphony, 1800-1900; a Norton music anthology