WorldCat Identities

Walker, Alan 1930-

Overview
Works: 110 works in 453 publications in 4 languages and 12,347 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Diaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Music  Musical settings  Records and correspondence  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Writer of accompanying material, Other, Honoree, Redactor, Commentator, Interviewee, Narrator, Speaker
Classifications: ML410.L7, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan Walker
Franz Liszt by Alan Walker( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franz Liszt; the man and his music by Alan Walker( Book )

21 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in English and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frederic Chopin : profiles of the man and the musician by Alan Walker( Book )

29 editions published between 1956 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Schumann : the man and his music by Alan Walker( Book )

23 editions published between 1964 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Complete catalogue of Schumann's works": p.[446]-479
An anatomy of musical criticism by Alan Walker( Book )

17 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study in musical analysis by Alan Walker( Book )

17 editions published between 1962 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franz Liszt by Alan Walker( Book )

27 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chopin companion : profiles of the man and the musician by Alan Walker( Book )

7 editions published between 1966 and 1973 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of Franz Liszt : based on the unpublished diary of his pupil Lina Schmalhausen by Lina Schmalhausen( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For this volume, Alan Walker has overseen the translation and thoroughly annotated the eighty-one-page handwritten diary and added a selection of illustrations. A prologue contains important background information on Liszt himself and on Lina Schmalhausen's diary. An epilogue discusses the funeral and ensuing controversies over disposition of the composer's remains."--Jacket
Hans von Bülow : a life and times by Alan Walker( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hans von Bulow is a key figure in 19th century music whose career path was as broad as it was successful. Music history's first virtuoso orchestral conductor, Bulow created the model for the profession-both in musical brilliance and in domineering person
Reflections on Liszt by Alan Walker( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Hungarian and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a series of essays that tell us much not only about the phenomenon that was Franz Liszt but also about the musical and cultural life of nineteenth-century Europe, Alan Walker muses on aspects of Liszt's life and work that he was unable to explore in his biography of the great composer and pianist. Topics include Liszt's contributions to the Lied, the lifelong impact of his encounter with Beethoven, his influence on students who became famous in their own right, his accomplishments in transcribing and editing the works of other composers, and his innovative piano technique. One chapter is devoted to the Sonata in B Minor, perhaps Liszt's single most celebrated composition."--Jacket
Liszt by Alan Walker( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains Liszt's bad reputation as a composer and touches lightly on the indiscretions of his personal life. Tells of his popularity as a concert pianist
Living with Liszt : from the diary of Carl Lachmund, an American pupil of Liszt, 1882-1884 by Carl Lachmund( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dagboek van een Amerikaanse leerling over de pianolessen en het dagelijkse contact met de Hongaarse componist (1811-1886)
New light on Liszt and his music : essays in honor of Alan Walker's 65th birthday( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liszt, Carolyne, and the Vatican : the story of a thwarted marriage by Alan Walker( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The treasury of great Canadian humour by Alan Walker( Book )

6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schumann by Alan Walker( Book )

10 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beethoven symphonies nos. 1-5 by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

1 edition published in 1998 and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beethoven symphonies nos. 6-9 by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

3 editions published in 2001 and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Faust symphony : in three character pictures by Franz Liszt( )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in German and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Franz Liszt
Alternative Names
Alan Walker britisch-kanadischer Musikwissenschaftler

Alan Walker Brits musicoloog

Uākā, Aran 1930-

Алан Уолкер

ألان ووكر

アラン・ウォーカー

ウォーカー, アラン

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Frederic Chopin : profiles of the man and the musicianFranz LisztThe Chopin companion : profiles of the man and the musicianThe death of Franz Liszt : based on the unpublished diary of his pupil Lina SchmalhausenHans von Bülow : a life and timesReflections on LisztLiving with Liszt : from the diary of Carl Lachmund, an American pupil of Liszt, 1882-1884New light on Liszt and his music : essays in honor of Alan Walker's 65th birthday