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Martens, Frederick Herman 1874-1932

Overview
Works: 432 works in 786 publications in 1 language and 7,631 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Stories, plots, etc  Interviews  Biographies  Scores  Art music  Biography  Songbooks  Fiction  Methods (Music) 
Roles: Translator, Author, Librettist, Lyricist, Arranger, Editor, wpr, Speaker, Author of introduction
Classifications: ML800, 787.1
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A thousand and one nights of opera by Frederick Herman Martens( Book )

8 editions published between 1926 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beethoven : impressions by his contemporaries by O. G Sonneck( Book )

8 editions published between 1926 and 1927 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This compilation contains the most interesting, evocative, and amusing sections of letters, diaries, memoirs, etc., describing Beethoven's accomplishments as well as his strange personality. Traits and characteristics of the great composer are described by his contemporaries, including musical giants Rossini, Weber, and Liszt, and poets Goethe and Grillparzer, as well as other acquaintances. 16 portraits of Beethoven are included
An encyclopedia of the violin by Alberto Bachmann( Book )

18 editions published between 1925 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of the many books written about the violin, none approaches the breadth and scope of this renowned reference. First published in 1925, it remains unsurpassed as a source of essential information on all aspects of the instrument, from construction and evolution to repertoire and technique. Includes a glossary and 73 illustrations
The art of violin playing by Carl Flesch( Book )

8 editions published between 1930 and 1970 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of music by Paul Landormy( Book )

7 editions published between 1923 and 1935 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of the prima donna and concert singer by Frederick Herman Martens( Book )

11 editions published between 1923 and 2001 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen two-part inventions for the piano by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

4 editions published between 1927 and 1939 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ten sinfonias selected follow the imitative counterpoint that Bach considered approprate preparation for the study of fugue. The remaining five, though technically in three voices, follow other Baroque forms such as the trio sonata, gigue and siciliana. Even today these pieces are primary to the study of keyboard music. However, their pleasures can be enoyed by several instrumentalists. An open score facilitates this approach, while encouraging the study of individual voices.-Laurette Goldberg
Leo Ornstein : the man, his ideas, his work by Frederick Herman Martens( Book )

10 editions published between 1918 and 2015 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin mastery; talks with master violinists and teachers, comprising interviews with Ysaye, Kreisler, Elman, Auer, Thibaud, Heifetz, Hartmann, Maud Powell and others by Frederick Herman Martens( Book )

9 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alaric, the Goth by Marcel Brion( Book )

4 editions published between 1930 and 1932 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bergerettes : romances and songs of the eighteenth century by J.-B Weckerlin( )

3 editions published between 1913 and 1990 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mignon : comic opera in three acts by Ambroise Thomas( Book )

4 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circus : men, beasts, and joys of the road by Paul Eipper( Book )

8 editions published between 1931 and 1933 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunlight and song : a singer's life by Maria Jeritza( Book )

6 editions published between 1924 and 1977 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of violin playing by Carl Flesch( )

7 editions published between 1930 and 1939 in 3 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrogance; the conquests of Xerxes by Louis Couperus( Book )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Huns by Marcel Brion( Book )

4 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexican and Spanish songs( )

8 editions published between 1928 and 1938 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chinese fairy book by Richard Wilhelm( Book )

13 editions published between 1921 and 2016 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Chinese fairy tales, including "The Three Rhymsters", "The bird with Nine Heads", and "The Herb Boy and the Weaving Maiden."
 
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An encyclopedia of the violin
Alternative Names
F. Martens

Frederick Herman Martens

Martens, Frederic 1874-1932

Martens, Frederick H.

Martens, Frederick H. 1874-1932

Martens, Frederick Herman

Martens, Frederick Herman 1874-1932

Martens, Frederick Hermann

マーテンス, F. H.

マーテンス, フレデリック・H.

Languages
English (147)

Covers
The Chinese fairy book