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Welch, Elisabeth

Overview
Works: 141 works in 212 publications in 1 language and 1,866 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Original cast recordings  Film adaptations  Drama  Musical films  Live sound recordings  Excerpts  Musicals  Popular music  Short films 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Author, Singer, Editor, Author of introduction, Conductor
Classifications: M1500.G47, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elisabeth Welch
William Shakespeare's The tempest by National Arts Centre( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interpretation of Shakespeare's play The Tempest, with elaborate staging and modern touches. It tells the story of Prospero, the magician, who lives with his nubile daughter on an enchanted island and punishes his enemies when they are shipwrecked there. It's a study of sexual and political power in the guise of a fairy tale
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first complete recording of the opera based on Gershwin's original score, restoring the material cut by Gershwin during rehearsals for the New York premiere in 1935, was made by the Cleveland Orchestra under Lorin Maazel in 1976, in time for the U.S. Bicentennial"--Wikipedia (Feb 2007)
Song of freedom( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Song of freedom, a successful concert singer discovers he is the descendant of a West African queen whose tribe is now in need of a leader. In Big fella, Joe, a dockworker in Marseilles, finds a missing boy and takes him to stay with a local cafe singer, Miranda, where they both become surrogate parents to the child
Song of freedom by Paul Robeson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1936 and 1997 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robeson portrays a successful concert singer in England who discovers he is the descendant of a West African queen whose tribe is now in need of a leader
A little night music : original Broadway cast recording by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Zeta-Jones makes her long-awaited Broadway debut in an intimate version of Stephen Sondheim's classic musical. Joining her in this production is stage and screen icon Angela Lansbury
Carmen Jones by Georges Bizet( Recording )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kern goes to Hollywood : original cast recording by Jerome Kern( Recording )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moon over Harlem ; Juke Joint ; Song of freedom ; Big fella( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Song of freedom: A British citizen years to learn about his African roots
The Irving Berlin songbook by Irving Berlin( Recording )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cindy-Ella( Recording )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This thing called love by Elisabeth Welch( Recording )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voice of America, a choric drama by Elisabeth Welch( Book )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harlem comes to London( Recording )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1984 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunday's child, a romantic comedy in one act by Elisabeth Welch( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elisabeth Welch sings Jerome Kern by Jerome Kern( Recording )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar Hammerstein : the Hammerstein legacy : musicals( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen Jones : selections from a musical play based on Georges Bizet's opera Carmen by Georges Bizet( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crooked mile : a new musical by Peter Greenwell( Recording )

3 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerome Kern : master of melody by Jerome Kern( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Derek Jarman collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Elisabeth Welch actrice américaine

Elisabeth Welch Amerikaans actrice (1904-2003)

Elisabeth Welch amerikansk sångare och skådespelare

Elisabeth Welch amerikansk sanger og skuespiller

Elisabeth Welch amerikansk songar og skodespelar

Elisabeth Welch attrice statunitense

Elisabeth Welch US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Welch, Elisabeth Margaret 1904-2003

Welch, Elizabeth 1904-

Welch, Elizabeth 1904-2003

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Languages
English (72)

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