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Rodgers, Richard 1902-1979

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Most widely held works by Richard Rodgers
The King and I by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

320 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,991 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 : original Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

277 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

137 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 4,732 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
The sound of music by Robert Wise( Visual )

245 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 4,572 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
South Pacific : original Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

259 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,873 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 )

269 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action takes place in the Oklahoma territory, in the days just after the turn of the 20th century
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

129 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cowboy wins his girl despite the intervention of a sinister hired hand
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

78 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,449 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
The sound of music by Richard Rodgers( )

214 editions published between 1710 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,049 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
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel : 1994 Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

117 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carousel: complete 1945 John Raitt and Jan Clayton original cast recording, plus three previously unreleased alternate takes including the full overture (with Jean Darling and others; Joseph Littau, cond.)
South Pacific : a musical play by Richard Rodgers( )

163 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action of the play takes place on two islands in the South Pacific during WWII. There is a week's lapse of time between the two acts
South Pacific by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

112 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,614 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
The King and I by Richard Rodgers( )

140 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Theatre Guild presents Carousel : a musical play by Richard Rodgers( )

111 editions published between 1945 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sound of music; a new musical play by Richard Rodgers( Book )

11 editions published between 1960 and 1983 in English and held by 1,341 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
Oklahoma! : a musical play based on the play "Green grow the lilacs" by Lynn Riggs by Richard Rodgers( )

146 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flower drum song by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

64 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,280 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
Annie get your gun by Irving Berlin( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical retelling of the life of Annie Oakley
Flower drum song by C. Y Lee( Visual )

15 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 1,220 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 )

10 editions published between 1953 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scripts and lyrics of six of their most popular musicals
 
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Original Carousel Cast

Ričards Rodžerss

Ricardus Rodgers

Richard Rodgers amerikansk komponist

Richard Rodgers amerikansk kompositör

Richard Rodgers componist uit de Verenigde Staten

Richard Rodgers compositeur de comédies musicales et de spectacles télévisés

Richard Rodgers compositor estadounidense

Richard Rodgers compositor estatunidenc

Richard Rodgers kompozytor amerykański

Richard Rodgers musicista, compositore e paroliere statunitense

Richard Rodgers US-amerikanischer Musicalkomponist

Richard Rogers

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Rodgers 1902-1979

Rodgers, R.

Rodgers, Richard

Rodgers, Richard 1902-1979

Rodgers, Richard C. 1902-1979

Rodgers, Richard Charles.

Rodgers, Richard Charles 1902-1979

Rodžers, R.

Rodžers, R. 1902-1979

Rodžerss, Ričards 1902-1979

Rogers, ... 1902-1979

Rogers, Richard.

Rogers, Richard 1902-1979

The Cast of the Sound of Music

Ρίτσαρντ Ρότζερς

Роджерс, Р 1902-1979

Роджерс, Р. (Ричард), 1902-1979

Роджерс, Ричард

Роджерс, Ричард 1902-1979

Роджерс, Ричард Чарльз

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

ริชาร์ด ร็อดเจอร์ส

로저스, 리처드 1902-1979

리처드 로저스

リチャード・ロジャース

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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Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!Rodgers and Hammerstein's CarouselThe sound of musicSouth Pacific : a musical playSouth PacificThe King and IThe Theatre Guild presents Carousel : a musical playOklahoma! : a musical play based on the play "Green grow the lilacs" by Lynn Riggs