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Pahlen, Kurt 1907-2003

Overview
Works: 640 works in 2,159 publications in 7 languages and 10,132 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Vocal scores  Librettos  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Bio-bibliography  Romances 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, msd, Translator, Creator, Author of introduction, Composer, Other, Conductor, Arranger, Compiler, Contributor
Classifications: ML50.W14, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Kurt Pahlen
 
Most widely held works by Kurt Pahlen
Music of the world, a history by Kurt Pahlen( Book )

51 editions published between 1945 and 1970 in 5 languages and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of the oratorio : oratorio, Mass, Requiem, Te Deum, Stabat Mater, and large cantatas by Kurt Pahlen( Book )

17 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author considers as oratorios musical works that combine various vocal elements (solo and chorus), with instrumental accompaniment (primarily orchestra and/or organ), impart their message without scenery, require none of the trappings of theater, may be either sacred or secular, and have a certain level of intellectual and musical development
Great singers, from the seventeenth century to the present day by Kurt Pahlen( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The waltz king : Johann Strauss, Jr. by Kurt Pahlen( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oper der Welt by Kurt Pahlen( Book )

42 editions published between 1963 and 1992 in German and Undetermined and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuel de Falla und die Musik in Spanien by Kurt Pahlen( Book )

21 editions published between 1953 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tristan and Isolde by Richard Wagner( Book )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tristan and Isolde are in love, but Isolde must marry King Mark. So a happy love story seems impossible ... The lovers meet every day but then, one night, King Mark finds them together. Now Tristan must leave the castle, but he is badly hurt and dying. Only Isolde can help him. Can Isolde find Tristan in time? Can their love survive?--P. [4} of cover
Südamerika, eine neue Welt by Kurt Pahlen( Book )

27 editions published between 1949 and 1965 in German and Spanish and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lohengrin : opera in 3 acts by Richard Wagner( Book )

21 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of a knight with no name who fights for the honor of Elsa of Brabant, only to have her fail to abide by her one promise. Lohengrin appears to defend Princess Elsa of Brabant from the false accusation of killing her younger brother. According to Wagner the Grail imbues the Knight of the Swan with mystical powers that can only be maintained if their nature is kept secret; hence the danger of Elsa's question
Sinfonie der Welt by Kurt Pahlen( Book )

20 editions published between 1967 and 1992 in German and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuel de Falla und die Musik in Spanien by Kurt Pahlen( Book )

14 editions published in 1953 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der fliegende Holländer = The Flying Dutchman by Richard Wagner( Book )

24 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the legend of the captain doomed to sail the seas unless he finds the love of a faithful girl
The abduction from the seraglio: opera in three acts by Burton D Fisher( Book )

19 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in German and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tekstboekje
The mastersingers of Nuremberg = Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg by Richard Wagner( Book )

26 editions published between 1981 and 1997 in German and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This opera has been described as "the longest single smile in the German language". But Roland Matthews indicates that violence is not far beneath the surface of this portrait of medieval Nuremberg. Arnold Whittall's analysis gives a bird's-eye view of the complexity of the score. Timothy McFarland explores the significance of the choice of subject: that nostalgia for a pre-industrial community, which was a symptom of the German nationalist movement. The long text has many subtleties which opera audiences can hardly appreciate without reading it, and the musical themes are numbered to indicate
Der Rosenkavalier by Burton D Fisher( Book )

19 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in German and Undetermined and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Libretto og operafører
Fidelio by Ludwig van Beethoven( Book )

19 editions published between 1978 and 1997 in German and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

\Libretto\ og operafører
Die Walküre : der Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner( Book )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in German and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oratorien der Welt : Oratorium, Messe, Requiem, Te Deum, Stabat mater und grosse Kantate by Kurt Pahlen( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in German and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in German and Germanic and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

\Libretto\ og operafører
Die Walküre : complete vocal and orchestral score by Richard Wagner( Book )

16 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in German and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard-to-find complete score of first installment of celebrated Ring Cycle encapsulates Wagner{u2019}s greatest achievements in shortest, most accessible form. Reproduced in a clear, modern engraving with large, legible notation from authoritative B. Schott{u2019}s edition. Virtually nowhere else will you find this great masterpiece in such an eminently usable format. New translation of German frontmatter
 
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Audience level: 0.51 (from 0.22 for The waltz ... to 0.92 for Oratorien ...)

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Der Rosenkavalier
Alternative Names
Kurt Pahlen Argentijns componist (1907-2003)

Kurt Pahlen Argentinian composer

Kurt Pahlen argentinsk komponist

Kurt Pahlen argentinsk kompositör

Kurt Pahlen compositeur argentin

Kurt Pahlen compositor argentino

Kurt Pahlen compositor arxentino

Pahlen, K. 1907-2003

Pahlen, K. (Kurt)

Pahlen, K. (Kurt), 1907-2003.

Pā'hlen, Qūrt 1907-2003

Pollak, Kurt 1907-2003

Tozzetti, Giovanni T.- 1907-2003

פלן, קורט

קורט פאהלן

קורט פאהלן מלחין ארגנטינאי

パーレン, クルト

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Der RosenkavalierFidelio