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Hammerstein, Oscar II 1895-1960

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Most widely held works by Oscar Hammerstein
The sound of music by Robert Wise( Visual )

298 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 6,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Andrews lights up the screen as Maria, the spirited young woman who leaves the convent to become governess to the seven children of Captain von Trapp, an autocratic widower whose strict household rules leave no room for music and merriment
The King and I by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

209 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 4,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using lush orchestrations, this new production of the Rodgers & Hammerstein's classic aims to set a new standard for this iconic musical. Features five-time Tony Award winner Kelli O'Hara and Academy Award nominee Ken Watanabe
The sound of music : original Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

197 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program notes on container insert
Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I by Darryl Francis Zanuck( Visual )

134 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,792 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
South Pacific by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

133 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young American nurse from Little Rock meets the handsome and mysterious French planter on a South Pacific island during World War II. Seeking respite from the battles around them, they find refuge in each other as their romance blooms in the lush tropical paradise
Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

135 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cowboy wins his girl despite the intervention of a sinister hired hand
Show boat by Jerome Kern( Recording )

159 editions published between 1927 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1966,the Music Theater of Lincoln Center produced a revival of Show Boat that opened July 19 and ran 64 performances before undertaking a national tour. This album includes tracks of their best performances
South Pacific : original Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

193 editions published between 1941 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,770 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 & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

174 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action takes place in the Oklahoma territory, in the days just after the turn of the 20th century
Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

91 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Bigelow, a smooth-talking carny barker falls in love with a millworker on the coast of Main. Before the birth of his daughter he is killed while committing a robbery. Years later he returns to earth to attend his daughter's high school graduation and teach her one very important lesson
American poetry : the twentieth century( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
The sound of music by Richard Rodgers( )

177 editions published between 1710 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,993 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
South Pacific : a musical play by Richard Rodgers( )

125 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sing 12 showtunes with a professional band"--Cover
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

48 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler
Rodgers and Hammerstein's State fair by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

71 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical about the Frake family and their adventure at the Iowa State Fair
The sound of music; a new musical play by Oscar Hammerstein( Book )

13 editions published between 1960 and 1983 in English and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The libretto of the musical entertainment about the Trapp Family Singers. Describes the family life of the Trapp children and the changes that occur when Maria becomes their governess and how being able to sing helps them to escape from the Nazi domination
The King and I by Richard Rodgers( )

95 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen Jones by Otto Preminger( Visual )

74 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe, a military policeman about to make officer, is infatuated with the flirtatious and sexy Carmen Jones. Their ill-fated romance comes to a grisly end by the conclusion of the drama but not before their liaison has wreaked havoc with their lives and all who cross their paths
Annie get your gun by Panola College( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 1,237 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
Flower drum song by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

46 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revived musical hit of Rodgers and Hammerstein in 1958. Due to the depiction of Chinese-Americans in San Francisco having come under criticism, the playwright, David Henry Hwang rewrote the book, shuffling the order of the songs to fit his purpose and completely recontextualizing them in the process. This musical is centering the action on the Golden Pearl Theater
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Oklahoma!Show boatCarouselAmerican poetry : the twentieth centuryThe sound of musicSouth Pacific : a musical playShow boatThe King and I
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