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Rodgers, Richard 1902-1979

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Most widely held works by Richard Rodgers
The King and I by Walter Lang( Visual )

131 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English schoolteacher finds herself at odds with the King when she is the teacher at the royal court in the 1860s. Over time, Anna and the King stop trying to change each other and begin to understand one another
Oklahoma! by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

121 editions published between 1955 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic musical in which a handsome young cowboy falls in love. The young couple is menaced by the hired man
The King and I by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

213 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King and I is the 1992 studio cast recording of the 1956 The King and I film. Ben Kingsley and Julie Andrews star in the mult-award winning musical, The King and I, recorded sumptuously by the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra under John Mauceri. The recording also stars Peabo Bryson and Marilyn Horne
The sound of music by Robert Wise( Visual )

270 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Nazism takes over Austria, a governess and a widowed father fall in love and escape the country with his large family of musically talented children. Includes commentary by Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, and director Robert Wise; documentaries on the making of the film and the real Von Trapp family; karaoke subtitles; and other special features
South Pacific by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

124 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Pacific theater during World War II, this musical film explores the theme of racial prejudice in two parallel stories--that of a Navy nurse's love for a plantation owner with two Eurasian children, and a Marine lieutenant's love for a native woman
Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

128 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen years after his death, a carousel barker is granted permission to return to Earth for one day to make amends to his widow and their daughter
Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

226 editions published between 1943 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 1,771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performed by Alfred Drake, Joan Roberts, Celeste Holm, Howard Da Silva & Lee Dixon
South Pacific by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

225 editions published between 1941 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South Pacific overture (3:01) -- Dites-moi (1:16) -- Cock-eyed optimist (1:42) -- Twin soliloquies / Some enchanted evening (5:49) -- Bloody Mary (1:53) -- My girl back home (1:39) -- There is nothin' like a dame (3:47) -- Bali Ha'i (3:49) -- I'm gonna wash that man right outa my hair (2:53) -- I'm in love with a wonderful guy (3:20) -- Younger than springtime (4:56) -- Happy talk (3:42) -- Honey bun (1:46) -- Carefully taught (1:13) -- This nearly was mine (2:09) -- Finale (2:59)
Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I by Darryl Francis Zanuck( Visual )

21 editions published between 1956 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[B]ased on the true story of Anna Leonowens, an English widow who comes to Bangkok in the 1860s to serve as governess to the many children of the King of Siam ... [T]he King is a magnetic and unforgettable figure. When Anna and the King get to know each other, it is mutual respect -- and the surprising lessons they learn from each other -- that leads to one of the most unusual and spellbinding friendships in musical history."--Container
Carousel by Richard Charles Rodgers( Visual )

80 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a carnival barker who falls in love with a small town girl. Just before the birth of their daughter he is killed in a robbery. Years later he is allowed to return to earth to attend his daughter's high school graduation so he can pass on one very important lesson he has learned
The sound of music by Richard Rodgers( )

128 editions published between 1710 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs in the Broadway Singer's Edition include the vocal line and lyrics paired with faithful reductions of the orchestral accompaniments. The songs are presented in their original keys with piano accompaniments carefully crafted for playability. The CD includes performances of these piano accompaniments. The CD works in any CD player and is enhanced for computer use, allowing adjustment of both tempo and pitch
The sound of music( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Nazism takes over Austria, a governess and a widowed father fall in love and escape the country with his large family of musically-talented children
Annie get your gun( Visual )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2021 in English and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Butler, handsome star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, bags clay pigeons and ladies' hearts. He's the best marksman in the world--until a backwoods hoyden challenges him. Her name? Annie Oakley
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former carousel barker Billy Bigelow returns to Earth from heaven to help his high school daughter, previously unknown to him because before she was born, he was killed as he attempted a robbery
Flower drum song by Oscar Hammerstein( Visual )

22 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in San Francisco's Chinatown in the late 1950's. Pretty Mei Li has stowed away on a Chinese steamer with her professor father to become a mail-order bride for nightclub owner Sammy Fong. Sammy, however, is completely infatuated with saucy showgirl Linda Low, who is intent on making him jealous enough to propose to her. As Sammy sets out to assign his marriage contract (and Mei Li) to Wang Ta, a handsome college student living in Chinatown, complications, merriment, and many musical numbers ensue
6 plays by Richard Rodgers( Book )

15 editions published between 1953 and 1959 in 3 languages and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scripts and lyrics of six of their most popular musicals
The sound of music : [a new musical play] by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

227 editions published between 1958 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1939 Austria, Maria, a postulant at the Abbey in Salzburg, spends so much time in the mountains she neglects her duties. Convinced that Maria should leave the Abbey for a time, the Mother Abbess arranges for her to be the governess for the seven Von Trapp children. They are lively, good-natured children, but the widowed Captain Von Trapp runs his home with precision and discourages any frivolity. Tested by the children, Maria wins them over. When the Captain returns from Vienna with his fiancee, the Baroness, and Max Detweiler, an impresario who wants the children to enter the Salzburg Festival, Maria leaves because she is in love with the Captain. The Mother Abbess helps Maria realize that love is also holy and she is reunited with the Von Trapps. Using the Salzburg Festival as a cover, the family flee the Nazis and Austria
Rodgers and Hammerstein's the sound of music by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

35 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl named Maria is uncertain about her decision to enter a religious order. While deciding what to do, she becomes the governess of the seven Von Trapp children who live with their widowed father, a former captain in the Austrian navy
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cowboy wins his girl despite the intervention of a sinister hired hand
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

31 editions published between 1955 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action takes place in the Oklahoma territory, in the days just after the turn of the 20th century
 
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Ričard Rodžers

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ראדזשערס, רי'צרד 1902-1979

רוג'רס, רי'צרד 1902-1979

ריצ'רד רוג'רס

ריצ'רד רוג'רס מלחין אמריקאי

ريتشار رودجر

ريتشار رودجر ملحن أمريكي

ریچارد راجرز آهنگساز آمریکایی

ریچارد راجرز (موزیسین)

ਰਿਚਰਡ ਰੌਜਰਸ ਅਮਰੀਕੀ ਸੰਗੀਤਕਾਰ

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로저, 리차드 1902-1979

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ロジャース, R.

ロジャーズ, リチャード

理察·羅傑斯 (作曲家)

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