WorldCat Identities

Barber, Samuel 1910-1981

Overview
Works: 3,228 works in 6,442 publications in 4 languages and 62,501 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Drama  Discography  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Manuscripts  Biography  Music 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Vocalist, Interviewee, Compiler, Dedicatee, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Transcriber, Commentator, Singer, Contributor, Narrator
Classifications: ML410.B23, 786.2
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Most widely held works by Samuel Barber
Collected songs for high voice by Samuel Barber ( )
55 editions published between 1935 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adagio for strings by Samuel Barber ( )
95 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dover beach : for medium voice and string quartet [op. 3] by Samuel Barber ( )
58 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vanessa by Samuel Barber ( Recording )
52 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This broadcast, recorded just two weeks after Vanessa's Met world premiere, presents the original cast in spectacular form. Eleanor Steber is marvelous as the title heroine, a beautiful woman awaiting the return of her long-lost lover. But the man who arrives is his son, Anatol (a suave Nicolai Gedda). The handsome youth plays a dangerous emotional game of wooing both Vanessa and her niece Erika (an enchanting Rosalind Elias)--with devastating consequences. Regina Resnik stars as the Old Baroness and Giorgio Tozzi is the kind Doctor. Conductor Dimitri Mitropoulos gives an impassioned reading of Barber's superb score
Concerto for violin and orchestra, op. 14 by Samuel Barber ( )
47 editions published between 1939 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
String quartet, op. 11 by Samuel Barber ( )
46 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Piano concerto, op. 38 by Samuel Barber ( )
32 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vanessa : opera in three acts : vocal score by Samuel Barber ( )
29 editions published between 1957 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Knoxville: summer of 1915 : for voice and orchestra by Samuel Barber ( )
32 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First symphony (in one movement) by Samuel Barber ( )
26 editions published between 1943 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sonata for piano by Samuel Barber ( )
28 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antony and Cleopatra by Samuel Barber ( Recording )
23 editions published between 984 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opera in three acts
The songs by Samuel Barber ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A slumber song of the madonna -- There's nae lark -- Love at the door-- Serenades -- Love's caution -- Night Wanderers -- Of that so sweet imprisonment -- Strings in the earth and air -- Beggar's song -- In the dark pinewood -- The daisies -- With rue my heart is laden -- Bessie Bobtail -- Rain has fallen -- Sleep now -- I hear an army -- A nun takes the veil -- The secrets of the old -- Sure on this shining night -- Nocturne -- Dover Beach --The queen's face on a summery coin -- Monks and raisens -- Nuvoletta -- Puisque tout passe -- Un cygne -- Tombeau dans un parc -- Le clocher chante -- Depart -- At St. Patrick's purgatory -- Church bell at night -- St. Ita's vision -- The heavenly banquet -- The crucifixion -- Sea-snatch -- Promiscuity -- The monk and his cat -- The praises of God -- The desire for hermitage -- A last song -- My lizard -- In the wilderness -- Solitary hotel -- Despite and still -- Now have I fed and eaten up the rose -- A green lowland of pianos -- O boundless, boundless evening
Prayers of Kierkegaard; for mixed chorus, soprano solo and orchestra, with incidental tenor solo, alto solo ad libitum, op. 30 by Samuel Barber ( )
30 editions published between 1954 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Concerto for violoncello and orchestra, op. 22 by Samuel Barber ( )
33 editions published between 1922 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overture to The school for scandal by Samuel Barber ( )
24 editions published between 1941 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First essay for orchestra by Samuel Barber ( )
26 editions published between 1941 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Excursions : for the piano [Op. 20] by Samuel Barber ( )
18 editions published between 1945 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The school for scandal Adagio for strings ; Essay for orchestra ; Second essay ; Third Essay ; Medea's dance of vengeance by Samuel Barber ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete piano music by Samuel Barber ( )
16 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Barber.
Barber, ... 1910-1981
Barber, S. 1910-1981
Barber, S. O. (Samuel Osmond), 1910-1981
Barber, Sam, 1910-1981
Barber, Samuel Osborne
Barber, Samuel Osmond 1910-1981
Bārbers, Semjuels, 1910-1981
Barbŭr, Samuel, 1910-1981
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Languages
English (352)
German (7)
Italian (2)
French (1)
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