WorldCat Identities

Oppens, Ursula

Works: 306 works in 590 publications in 3 languages and 13,501 library holdings
Genres: Art music  Chamber music  Musical settings  Arrangements (Music)  Sonatas  Variations (Music)  Tangos (Music)  Song cycles  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Classical music radio programs 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Editor, Other, Commentator, Speaker, Interviewee
Classifications: M1, 786.2
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Ursula Oppens
Most widely held works by Ursula Oppens
Piano concerto ; Variations for orchestra by Elliott Carter( Recording )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grand pianola music by John Adams( Recording )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American piano music of our time by Ursula Oppens( Recording )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at State University of New York, Purchase
Oppens plays Carter : Elliott Carter at 100 : the complete piano music by Elliott Carter( )

7 editions published in 2008 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viola sonatas by Johannes Brahms( )

3 editions published in 1990 and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compact discs
Winging it : piano music of John Corigliano by John Corigliano( )

4 editions published in 2011 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instrumental music by Joan Tower( )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stravinsky and friends by University of Florida( )

4 editions published in 2006 and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of Stefan Wolpe by Stefan Wolpe( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten grand : music for ten pianos by Wendy Mae Chambers( )

4 editions published in 1994 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin concerto ; When soft voices die ; Rhapsody ; Sextet no. 3 ; Romance by Tobias Picker( Recording )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crooning by Andrew Bishop( )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for piano and orchestra by Roger Sessions( Recording )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The people united will never be defeated! ; Four hands by Frederic Rzewski( )

5 editions published in 2015 and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cabaret songs ; Songs, op. 2 ; Book of the hanging gardens : op. 15 by Arnold Schoenberg( )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in German and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas and Beulah by Amnon Wolman( )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Irving Fine celebration at the Library of Congress by Irving Fine( )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otto Luening by Otto Luening( Recording )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music critic Tim Page interviews Otto Luening, a composer and conductor. Luening speaks about composer and pianist Ferruccio Busoni's influence on all of his music. He talks in detail about his musical tribute to Busoni. He also talks about the importance of regional development of new musical styles, speaking of talent in the Midwest, which isn't tied to the biggest American musical culture centers New York or Los Angeles. Having been knowns as a pioneer of electronic music, he speaks about the beginning of the electronic music era, and becoming "a personality" based on his electronic works. He talks about his String quartet no. 2 written in 1922, and being still played in the 1960s; and provides background of his work Fantasy in space. During his interview excerpts from the Sonata for piano in memoriam Ferruccio Busoni and Fantasy in space are played
Visions de l'amen by Olivier Messiaen( )

5 editions published in 2010 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visions de l'Amen pour deux pianos
Night crossing by Frederic Rzewski( )

5 editions published in 1997 and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Ursula Oppens Amerikaans pianiste

Ursula Oppens US-amerikanische Pianistin

Оппенс, Урсула



English (26)

German (4)

French (1)