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Mann, Alfred 1917-2006

Overview
Works: 194 works in 546 publications in 6 languages and 9,710 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Music  Manuscripts  Oratorios  Vocal scores  Scores  Parts (Music)  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Editor, Conductor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Translator, Creator, Composer, Honoree, Author of introduction
Classifications: MT40, 781.42
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Most widely held works by Alfred Mann
The study of fugue by Alfred Mann( Book )

53 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of counterpoint from Johann Joseph Fux's Gradus ad parnassum by Johann Joseph Fux( Book )

20 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since its appearance in 1725, it has been used by and has directly influenced the work of many of the greatest composers. J. S. Bach held it in high esteem, Leopold Mozart trained his famous son from its pages, Haydn worked out every lesson with meticulous care, and Beethoven condensed it into an abstract for ready reference
Steps to Parnassus : the study of counterpoint by Johann Joseph Fux( Book )

29 editions published between 1725 and 1967 in 4 languages and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theory and practice : the great composer as student and teacher by Alfred Mann( Book )

7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

8 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1 set of 231 copies
Handel, the orchestral music : orchestral concertos, organ concertos, water music, music for the royal fireworks by Alfred Mann( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book begins with a chapter on the orchestra as it developed during Handel's time. The next six chapters are each devoted to analysis of a significant grouping of compositions: the early pieces, including the overtures to the first six Chandos Anthems; the Opus 3 orchestral concertos, assembled by Handel's publisher to capitalize on his success; the organ concertos; the twelve orchestral concertos of Opus 6, written in a single month; the final orchestral Concerti a due cori; and the Water Music and Music for the Royal Fireworks. Mann concludes with a general exploration of Handel's compositional process and a consideration of performance practice issues relevant to the orchestral works
Musicology and performance by Paul Henry Lang( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arriving in the United States at age twenty-seven, Hungarian-born Paul Henry Lang (1901-1991) went on to exert a powerful influence on musical life and scholarship in his adopted country for more than six decades. As professor of musicology at Columbia University, editor of the Musical Quarterly, a founder of the American Musicological Society, and chief music critic of the New York Herald Tribune, Lang became one of America's foremost musical scholars and commentators. This anthology of his previously uncollected writings includes essays written throughout his career on a full array of music subjects, as well as unpublished chapters of the book on performance practice that he was writing at the time of his death
Modern music librarianship : essays in honor of Ruth Watanabe( Book )

10 editions published in 1989 in 3 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteenth-century music in theory and practice : essays in honor of Alfred Mann by Mary Ann Parker( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rosaleen Moldenhauer memorial : music history from primary sources : a guide to the Moldenhauer Archives( Book )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bach and Handel : choral performance practice by Alfred Mann( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chandos anthems I-VI by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Frideric Handel's chamber duets : papers presented at a Clark Library seminar, 12 March 1983 by J. Merrill Knapp( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alles, was ihr tut by Dietrich Buxtehude( Recording )

12 editions published between 1957 and 1988 in German and English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alles, was ihr tut: Kantate BuxWV 4 / Gott, hilf mir: Kantate BuxWV 34 / Fürwahr, er trug unsere Krankheit: Kantate BuxWV 31 / Das neugeborne Kindelein: Kantate BuxWV 13
Barbara Ployers und Franz Jakob Freystädtlers Theorie- und Kompositionsstudien bei Mozart by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

8 editions published in 1989 in 3 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Attwoods Theorie- und Kompositionsstudien bei Mozart by Thomas Attwood( )

8 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aufzeichnungen zur Kompositionslehre : aus den Handschriften im Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge = Composition lessons : from the autograph collection in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge by George Frideric Handel( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in 4 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great composer as teacher and student : theory and practice of composition : Bach, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert by Alfred Mann( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schuberts Studien by Franz Schubert( )

2 editions published in 1986 in German and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alfred Mann German musicologist

Mann, Alfred

Манн, Альфред

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The study of counterpoint from Johann Joseph Fux's Gradus ad parnassumMessiahHandel, the orchestral music : orchestral concertos, organ concertos, water music, music for the royal fireworksMusicology and performanceThe Rosaleen Moldenhauer memorial : music history from primary sources : a guide to the Moldenhauer ArchivesBach and Handel : choral performance practiceThe great composer as teacher and student : theory and practice of composition : Bach, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, SchubertMessiah