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Ronstadt, Linda

Overview
Works: 1,272 works in 3,206 publications in 4 languages and 42,632 library holdings
Genres: Popular music  Drama  Biographies  Country music  Autobiographies  Rock music  Film adaptations  Christmas music  Folk-rock music  Carols 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Actor, Arranger, Vocalist, Composer, Instrumentalist, Narrator, v=v, Interviewee, Other, Originator, Translator, Producer, Editor
Classifications: ML420.R8753, 782.42164092
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The pirates of Penzance by W. S Gilbert( Visual )

47 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilbert and Sullivan's classic musical comedy of mistaken identity comes swashbuckling to the screen with all the laughs, songs, and stars that made it a long-running Broadway smash. This spectacular production adds some contemporary flash to the classic farce which follows the adventures of a roguish pirate leader and his young charge through numerous love affairs and sword battles
A merry little Christmas by Linda Ronstadt( Recording )

19 editions published in 2000 in 4 languages and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the arrangements are a mix of old-school American pop orchestration and Ronstadt's occasional jazzy flourishes, the singer does mix it up a bit more than someone of a previous generation might. There's a unique rendering of Joni Mitchell's classic 'River, ' dotted with angular cello and staccato bursts of concert harp, which brings things into the present day. For the most part, though, the tradition-minded orchestral arrangements and heavenly choirs show that Ronstadt's rock & roll past hasn't prevented her from taking a reverent approach to these time-tested compositions
Linda Ronstadt : the sound of my voice( Visual )

7 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linda Ronstadt has been an icon for more than 50 years. Her extraordinary vocal range and ambition created unforgettable songs across rock, pop, country, folk ballads, American standards, classic Mexican music, and soul. As the most popular female recording artist of the 1970s, Ronstadt filled huge arenas as no one had ever done and produced an astounding eleven platinum albums. Ronstadt was the first artist to top the Pop, Country, and R & B charts simultaneously
Trio by Dolly Parton( Recording )

44 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris all gave their best for this effort appropriately titled, The Trio. Features 11 beautiful tracks and includes great songs like Those Memories of You; Wildflowers; and The Pain of Loving You
Canciones de mi padre by Linda Ronstadt( Recording )

50 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canciones De Mi Padre (Spanish for "Songs Of My Father," or "My Father's Songs") was American singer/songwriter/producer Linda Ronstadt's first album of Mexican traditional Mariachi music. The album was released in late 1987 and quickly became a smash hit. It stands as the biggest selling non-English language album in American record history. The album has been RIAA certified Double-Platinum (for over 2 million US copies sold) and also won Ronstadt the Grammy Award for Best Mexican-American Performance. To date, it has sold nearly 10 million copies worldwide. These canciones were a big part of Ronstadt's family tradition and musical roots. The title Canciones De Mi Padre refers to a booklet that the University of Arizona published in 1946 by Ronstadt's aunt, Luisa Espinel who had been an international singer in the 1920s. The songs come from Sonora and Ronstadt included her favorites on the album. Also, Ronstadt has credited Mexican singer Lola Beltran as an influence in her own singing style, and she recalls how a frequent guest to the Ronstadt home, Eduardo "Lalo" Guerrero, father of Chicano music, would often serenade her as child with these songs. In the accompanying printed material, each song's Spanish lyrics were paired with an English translation and a discussion of the song's background or its significance for Ronstadt(omitted on the CD). Rubén Fuentes served as musical director/bandleader. Follow-up albums include Mas Canciones, Frenesi, and the RHINO Records compilation Mi Jardin Azul: Las Canciones Favoritas, which collects mainly songs from the previous three Spanish-language albums
Songs from liquid days by Philip Glass( Recording )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graceland by Paul Simon( )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Graceland, Paul Simon hit on the idea of combining his always perceptive songwriting with the little-heard mbaqangamusic of South Africa, creating a fascinating hybrid that re-enchanted his old audience and earned him a new one. It is true that the South African angle (including its controversial aspect during the apartheid days) was a powerful marketing tool and that the catchy music succeeded in presenting listeners with that magical combination: something they'd never heard before that nevertheless sounded familiar
Cry like a rainstorm, howl like the wind by Linda Ronstadt( Recording )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Simpsons( Visual )

9 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marge and Homer make whoopee while Bart and Lisa attend summer camp. Lisa is crowned Little Miss Springfield. Marge puts her charm and smarts to work in the power plant and when Mr. Burns notices, it leads to a cozy dinner for two. Homer becomes the power plant's union negotiator and tries to bargain away the dental plan for beer
Andrew Gold's Halloween howls by Andrew Gold( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The magic of make-believe and the time honored traditions of ghosts, goblins and goodies have inspired this mix of musical humor and haunting tunes."--Container
Bette Midler sings the Rosemary Clooney songbook by Bette Midler( Recording )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Midler sings songs originally recorded by Rosemary Clooney in the 1950's
Stumble into grace by Emmylou Harris( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvest moon by Neil Young( Recording )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neil Young returns to the sound that shaped his 1972 album Harvest twenty years after its release. Like Harvest, Harvest Moon has a country style with a personal feel. Along with the title track, the album includes the single Unknown Legend
Trio II by Emmylou Harris( Recording )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heart like a wheel by Linda Ronstadt( Recording )

43 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billboard top hits, 1975( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The very best of Emmylou Harris : heartaches & highways by Emmylou Harris( Recording )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Past hits from Emmylou Harris, including "Love Hurts", "Making Believe", "One of These Days", and "Born to Run", chronicle the country artist's career and showcase her evolution as an artist
Dedicated to the one I love by Linda Ronstadt( Recording )

19 editions published in 1996 in 5 languages and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linda Ronstadt sings popular songs and a lullaby
Western wall : the Tucson sessions by Linda Ronstadt( Recording )

16 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What's new by Linda Ronstadt( Recording )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linda Ronstadt takes a step back in time, performing some of the greatest standards in pop music history. Some of the songs that she performs on What's New include I've Got a Crush on You; Lover Man; and Someone to Watch Over Me
 
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Alternative Names
Linda Maria Ronstadt

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Llinda Ronstadt

Ronstadt, Linda M. 1946-

Ronstadt, Linda Maria.

Ronstadt, Linda Maria 1946-

Ronstadt, Maria Linda

Линда Ронстад

Лінда Ронстадт

Ронстадт, Линда

לינדה רונסטאדט

לינדה רונסטאדט שחקנית אמריקאית

ليندا رونستادت

ليندا رونستادت مطربة أمريكية

لیندا رانستد

لیندا رانستد خواننده اهل ایالات متحده آمریکا

لیندا رانستد خواننده-ترانه‌سرا، موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، خواننده، و آهنگساز آمریکایی

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Languages
English (346)

Spanish (33)

German (11)

Dutch (2)