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Peerce, Jan 1904-1984

Works: 1,044 works in 1,987 publications in 10 languages and 14,734 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Drama  Symphonies  Overtures  Art music  Biography  Interviews  Excerpts 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Vocalist, Commentator, Actor, Other, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Jan Peerce
Fidelio by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

35 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The well loved team of Waltraud Meier and Placido Domingo join conductor Daniel Barenboim in a complete recording of Beethoven's intense and dramatic opera
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

36 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rigoletto Leonard Warren, baritone Erna Berger, soprano Jan Peerce, tenor Nan Merriman, mezzo-soprano Italo Tajo, bass Renato Cellini, conductor Robert Shaw Chorale Robert Shaw, conductor Libretto and story summary included
Jan Peerce sings Hebrew melodies by Jan Peerce( Recording )

31 editions published between 1950 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volksmuziek uit Noord-Afrika en Midden-Oosten (Hebreeuwse muziek). - Sound Products CD 5003. - 1. a plea to god ; 2. Rozhinkes mit mandlen ; 3. a shepherd, a dreamer ; 4. Mom-e-le ; 5. A zemerl ; 6. A dudele ; 7. Kol nidrei ;8. Meyerke, mein zun ; 9. Eili, eili ; 10. Shiroh ; 11. A cantor for sabbath
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

54 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

42 editions published between 1946 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jan Peerce, tenor Licia Albanese, soprano Francesco Valentino, baritone Anne McKnight, soprano NBC Symphony Orchestra Arturo Toscanini, conductor Libretto included
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Recording )

35 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen. Rise Stevens, mezzo soprano Jan Peerce, tenor Licia Albanese, soprano Robert Merrill, baritone TheRobert Shaw Chorale, Robert Shaw, conductor. RCA Orchestra, Fritz Reiner, conductor. Libretto
9 symphonies by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

8 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies, . n 1,. op. 21,. do majeur. Beethoven, Ludwig van
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

24 editions published between 1958 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucia Di Lammermoor. Roberta Peters, soprano Jan Peerce, tenor Philip Maero, baritone Giorgio Tozzi, bass Piero De Palma, tenor Miti Truccato Pace, mezzo-soprano Mario Carlin, tenor Rome OperaHouse Orchestra and Chorus. Erich Leinsdorf, conductor. Libretto and notes
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 : Choral by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

19 editions published between 1952 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, called the Ninth for short, bears the title "Symphony with final chorus on Schiller's "Ode to Joy!" It was completed in February of 1824 and first performed in Vienna on May 7, 1824. This symphony is the keystone of all Beethoven's symphonic works
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

44 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This performance features the legendary African-American contralto Marian Anderson in her history-making Met debut role of Ulrica, the fortune-teller. At first her predictions are all good news. But who would believe the best friend of the king would actually murder him? Absurd. That's what the king (Jan Peerce) thinks. But he loves Amelia (Zinka Milanov), the wife of his friend Renato (Robert Merrill). And when Renato discovers them together, he joins the plot against the king. This is Verdian passion at its best
3 tenors of the golden age by Jan Peerce( )

4 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samson by George Frideric Handel( )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samson: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 57. Text: Newburgh Hamilton
Marian Anderson by Marian Anderson( Recording )

4 editions published in 1989 in German and Undetermined and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

9 symphonies & Missa solemnis by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

3 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The force of destiny : highlights = La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( )

1 edition published in 2013 in Italian and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss( Recording )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Jessye Norman is Ariadne, the mythological heroine abandoned by her lover on the island of Naxos. In Strauss and Hofmannsthal's charming opera-within-an-opera, she is joined by Ruth Ann Swenson as Zerbinetta, the flirtatious leader of a commedia dell'arte troupe that--by order of an eccentric patron--unexpectedly finds itself in the middle of Ariadne's tragic story. Thomas Moser sings Bacchus, the young god who wins Ariadne, and Susanne Mentzer is the Composer of the fictional opera. Wagnerian bass-baritone Thomas Stewart makes a late-career cameo appearance as the Music Master
Te Deum ; Four sacred pieces, no. 4 ; Messa da Requiem ; Nabucco. Va, pensiero, sull'ali dorate ; Luisa Miller. Oh! fede negar potessi/Quando le sere al placido ; Inno delle nazioni = Hymn of the nations by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Latin and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The student prince : [highlights] by Sigmund Romberg( Recording )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Kirsten, vocals Robert Rounseville, vocals Lehman Engel, conductor of orchestra and chorus Dorothy Donnelly, lyrics
The life of Jan Peerce by Martin Bookspan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isaac Stern takes us on a musical journey beginning on the Lower East Side of Manhattan where Jan Peerce was born. Includes film and video footage, some never seen publicly, from Peerce's performances in New York, Israel, Russia and with Arturo Toscanini who called Peerce "his favorite tenor."
The bluebird of happiness : the memoirs of Jan Peerce by Jan Peerce( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Jan Peerce Amerikaans muzikant (1904-1984)

Jan Peerce amerikansk musikar

Jan Peerce amerikansk musiker

Jan Peerce amerykański śpiewak operowy

Jan Peerce tenore statunitense

Jan Peerce US-amerikanischer Tenor

Perelmuth, Jacob Pincus.

Perelmuth, Jacob Pincus, 1904-

Perelmuth, Jacob Pincus, 1904-1984

Perelmuth, Jacob Pinkus 1904-1984

Perlemuth, Jacob Pincus, 1904-1984

Pirs, Ž.

Джан Пирс

יאן פירס שחקן אמריקאי

יעקב פנחס פערלמוט

פירס, ין, 1904-1984

פרלמוט, יעקב פנחס, 1904-1984