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Krehbiel, Henry Edward 1854-1923

Overview
Works: 315 works in 1,070 publications in 4 languages and 20,238 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Stories, plots, etc  Vocal scores  Scores  Overtures  Music  History  Drama  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Writer of accompanying material, Author of introduction, Translator, Other, edc, Contributor
Classifications: ML410.B4, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Henry Edward Krehbiel
Afro-American folksongs; a study in racial and national music by Henry Edward Krehbiel( Book )

57 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of operas, their histories, their plots and their music by Henry Edward Krehbiel( Book )

72 editions published between 1901 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author examines the following operas: Il Barbiere di Siviglia; Le Nozze di Figaro; Die Zauberflote; Don Giovanni; Fidelio; Faust; Mefistofele; La Damnation de Faust; La Traviata; Aida; Der Freischutz; Tannhauser; Tristan und Isolde; Parsifal; Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg; Lohengrin; and Hansel und Gretel
Thayer's life of Beethoven by Alexander Wheelock Thayer( Book )

24 editions published between 1967 and 1991 in English and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beethoven : the man and the artist, as revealed in his own words by Ludwig van Beethoven( Book )

21 editions published between 1905 and 2007 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An unabridged and unaltered republication of the work first published by B. W. Huebsh in 1905."
Thayer's Life of Beethoven by Alexander Wheelock Thayer( Book )

6 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart, the man and the artist revealed in his own words by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Book )

15 editions published between 1905 and 2004 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to listen to music; hints and suggestions to untaught lovers of the art by Henry Edward Krehbiel( Book )

90 editions published between 1895 and 2012 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical scores and portraits of noted instrumentalists
Fidelio : an opera in two acts by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

13 editions published between 1906 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A second book of operas by Henry Edward Krehbiel( Book )

25 editions published between 1909 and 2012 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written as a follow-up to 'A Book of Operas', this is another comprehensive study of several great operas from the renowned musicologist Henry Edward Krehbiel. Includes in-depth analyses of: Samson and Delilah and other biblical operas Die Konigin von Saba Herodiade Lakme Pagliacci Cavalleria Rusticana The operas of Mascagni Iris Madame Butterfly Der Rosenkavalier Konigskinder Boris Godounoff Madame Sans-Gene The operas of Wolf-Ferrari
Martha, or, The fair at Richmond : a comic romantic opera in four acts by Friedrich von Flotow( )

8 editions published between 1901 and 1902 in 3 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pianoforte and its music by Henry Edward Krehbiel( Book )

27 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music and musicians by Albert Lavignac( Book )

25 editions published between 1899 and 1931 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il barbiere di Siviglia = The barber of Seville : a comic opera in three acts by Gioacchino Rossini( )

7 editions published between 1900 and 1951 in Italian and English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composition du matériel d'orchestre : 2.2.2.2./2.2.1.0., guitare ou harpe, timbales, grosse caisse et cordes
Tristan and Isolda : opera in three acts by Richard Wagner( )

11 editions published between 1906 and 1934 in 3 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Ludwig van Beethoven by Alexander Wheelock Thayer( Book )

20 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This authoritative biography of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) was a landmark in its meticulous research and use of source material. For the American author Alexander Wheelock Thayer (1817-97), it represented a lifelong labour of love, yet it remained unfinished at his death. His friend Hermann Deiters (1833-1907) edited and translated Thayer's work into German, publishing three volumes which covered Beethoven's life to 1816. Since Deiters also died before the biography could be completed, musicologist Hugo Riemann (1849-1919) was called upon to conclude the work. The final German volumes appeared in 1907 and 1908. It was the American critic Henry Edward Krehbiel (1854-1923) who prepared the present work, the first and considerably revised English version, published in three volumes in 1921. Volume 1 covers Beethoven's career through to 1802, the year of the Heiligenstadt Testament
Chapters of opera : being historical and critical observations and records concerning the lyric drama in New York from its earliest days down to the present time by Henry Edward Krehbiel( Book )

21 editions published between 1908 and 2005 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the Wagnerian drama by Henry Edward Krehbiel( Book )

29 editions published between 1891 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous songs; standard songs by the best composers by Henry Edward Krehbiel( )

10 editions published between 1902 and 1930 in 3 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Traviata : opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi( )

5 editions published between 1899 and 1926 in English and Italian and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music and manners in the classical period; essays by Henry Edward Krehbiel( Book )

15 editions published between 1898 and 2010 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examining the classical music period, this text delves into different musicians and their works. The chapter dedicated to Mozart discusses his work and personal life
 
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Alternative Names
Henry Edward Krehbiel Amerikaans taalkundige (1854-1923)

Henry Edward Krehbiel scrittore e critico musicale statunitense

Henry Edward Krehbiel US-amerikanischer Musikkritiker und Musikwissenschaftler

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Krehbiel, Edward 1854-1923

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Krehbiel, H.E. 1854-1923

Krehbiel, H. E. (Henry Edward), 1854-1923

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Krehbiel Henry 1854-1923

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Languages
English (490)

German (18)

Italian (7)

Germanic (1)

Covers
A book of operas, their histories, their plots and their musicThayer's life of BeethovenBeethoven : the man and the artist, as revealed in his own wordsMozart, the man and the artist revealed in his own wordsHow to listen to music; hints and suggestions to untaught lovers of the artFidelio : an opera in two actsA second book of operasTristan and Isolda : opera in three actsStudies in the Wagnerian drama