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Marek, George R. (George Richard) 1902-1987

Overview
Works: 99 works in 329 publications in 7 languages and 13,013 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Stories, plots, etc  Librettos  Operas  Discographies  Live sound recordings  Musical settings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Producer, Commentator, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: ML410.B4, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about George R Marek
 
Most widely held works by George R Marek
Beethoven; biography of a genius by George R Marek( Book )

36 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A readable, lively biography that gives a detailed and colorful account of Beethoven's personality and unique quality of genius
The eagles die: Franz Joseph, Elisabeth, and their Austria by George R Marek( Book )

16 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Strauss : the life of a non-hero by George R Marek( Book )

28 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schubert by George R Marek( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gentle genius ; the story of Felix Mendelssohn by George R Marek( Book )

22 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toscanini by George R Marek( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosima Wagner by George R Marek( Book )

20 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Met vele dagboek- en brieffragmenten gedocumenteerde levensbeschrijving van de invloedrijke echtgenote (1873-1930) van Richard Wagner
The world treasury of grand opera, its triumphs, trials, and great personalities by George R Marek( Book )

7 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of more than 75 writings about opera includes introductory notes and essays by the editor. The material is grouped under these headings: Italian opera; French opera; German opera; Opera houses and audiences; For and against translation; Singers and conducting; Crisis of opera
The bed and the throne : the life of Isabella d'Este by George R Marek( Book )

6 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini : a biography by George R Marek( Book )

13 editions published between 1951 and 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera as theater by George R Marek( Book )

12 editions published between 1962 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Strauss, Der Rosenkavalier : comedy for music in three acts( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A front seat at the opera by George R Marek( Book )

9 editions published between 1948 and 1971 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How now, Dow Jones : a new musical comedy by Elmer Bernstein( )

in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Good housekeeping guide to musical enjoyment by George R Marek( Book )

4 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bach on records by George R Marek( Book )

3 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il tabarro by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

3 editions published in 1956 in Italian and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booklet contains libretto
How now, Dow Jones : from the Broadway musical How now, Dow Jones by Elmer Bernstein( Recording )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chopin by Maria Gordon-Smith( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in Polish and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
George Richard Marek American music executive and biographer

George Richard Marek Amerikaans muziekbestuurder (1902-1987)

Marek, George R.

Marek, George Richard

Marek, George Richard, 1902-

Marek, George Richard 1902-1987

Марек, Джордж 1902-

Languages
English (153)

German (21)

Spanish (12)

Polish (10)

Italian (3)

Japanese (2)

Russian (1)