WorldCat Identities

Portal, Michel 1935-

Overview
Works: 549 works in 1,385 publications in 7 languages and 7,884 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Live sound recordings  Music  Musical settings  Historical films  Sonatas  Detective and mystery films  Chamber music  Arrangements (Music)  Folklore 
Roles: Instrumentalist, Performer, Composer, Author, Musician, Interviewee, Conductor, Other, Dedicatee, Contributor, Arranger, 885, Actor
Classifications: M5, 785
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michel Portal
Le retour de Martin Guerre = The return of Martin Guerre by Daniel Vigne( Visual )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In medieval France, some villagers challenge a man's claim of identity when he (as he says) returns home from some time in the army. --IMDB.com
Yeelen = Brightness by Souleymane Cissé( Visual )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film adaptation of one of the great oral epics of the Bambara people, set during the powerful Mali Empire of the 13th century. Tells the story of Nianankoro, a young Bambara warrior destined to destroy a corrupt older society, the secret Komo cult, and with it his father, and, inevitably, himself. The climactic flash of light which floods the screen at the film's end ushers in a new purified world order and captures the Bambara belief in time as circular, not linear, always returning to that initial "brightness" which created the world
Chamber music by Bohuslav Martinů( Recording )

8 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion demonstration of the development of chamber music
Danses by Laurent Korcia( )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doubles jeux by Laurent Korcia( )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The five piano concertos ; Overture on Hebrew themes by Sergey Prokofiev( )

2 editions published in 1992 and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is early Prokoviev, mostly written before he was 40 ... The one-movement form is not three movements fused into one but a modified sonata design."
Génération ; Phonal ; Feuermann ; Rittrato concertante by Jean-Louis Agobet( )

6 editions published in 2005 and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les 5 concertos pour piano = The 5 piano concertos = Die 5 Klavierkonzerte ; Ouverture sur des thèmes juifs = Overture on Hebrew themes = Ouvertüre über hebräische themen ; Visions fugitives by Sergey Prokofiev( )

5 editions published in 1988 in No Linguistic content and French and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Klavierkonzert Nr.1 Des-Dur, op.10 / Nr.2 g-Moll, op.16 / Nr.3 C-Dur, op.26 / Nr.4 B-Dur, für die linke Hand, op.53 / Nr.5 G-Dur, op.55 / Ouvertüre über hebräische Themen c-Moll für Klarinette, Streichquartett und Klavier, op.34 / Flüchtige Visionen: Zwanzig Stücke für Klavier, op.22
Domaines by Pierre Boulez( Recording )

29 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

H. Krellmann in FonoForum 5 / 72:"..Ein vorzügliches Stück im 'stile antico' also, reich durchdifferenziert, ein Hörabenteuer und -vergnügen, zumal in dieser vom Komponisten autorisierten Einspielung. ..Masson und seinem Ensemble gilt dabei ebenso höchste Anerkennung wie dem Aufnahmeteam."
Violin concerto no. 2 ; Contrasts ; Sonata for solo violin ; Sonata for violin & piano no. 1 by Béla Bartók( )

1 edition published in 2005 and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classique! by Nana Mouskouri( )

2 editions published in 2011 and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prokofiev by Sergey Prokofiev( )

1 edition published in 2008 and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clarinete Quintet by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

1 edition published in 2005 and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musique de chambre française = French chamber music by Camille Saint-Saëns( )

1 edition published in 1991 in Undetermined and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hommage à Piazzolla by Astor Piazzolla( Recording )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aus den sieben Tagen by Karlheinz Stockhausen( Recording )

21 editions published between 1969 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Zyklus "Aus den sieben Tagen" besteht aus 15 Kompositionen, die im Mai 1968 entstanden sind. "Ich habe diese Musik, die aus der geistigen Einstimmung der Musiker durch kurze Texte entsteht, intuitive Musik genannt." (K. Stockhausen) (Beih. zum CD-Set, S. 12) Die "sieben Tage", auf die im Titel des Kompositionszyklus hingewiesen wird, sind der 7. bis 13. Mai 1968. Das vorliegende CD-Set enthält nur 12 Kompositionen der insgesamt 15, dabei jedoch drei in zwei Versionen. Folgende drei Kompositionen fehlen auf den CDs: Oben und unten (ein Theaterstück für einen Mann, eine Frau, ein Kind und vier Instrumentalisten); Litanei (für Sprecher und Chor); Ankunft (für Sprecher und Sprechchor)
Organ concerto ; Concert champêtre ; Piano concerto ; Sextuor ; Concerto for 2 pianos ; Sonata for 2 pianos ; Gloria by Francis Poulenc( )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musique de chambre = Chamber music = Kammermusik by Francis Poulenc( Recording )

25 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quatuors, . piano, trio à cordes, . n 1,. op. 15,. do mineur. Fauré, Gabriel4230
Piano concerto : Sextuor ; Sonata for two pianos ; Concerto for two pianos ; Organ concerto ; Concert champêtre ; Gloria by Francis Poulenc( Recording )

3 editions published in 1996 in Latin and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quintette à cordes no 2 en sol majeur, op. 111 ; Quintette pour clarinette et quatuor à cordes en si mineur, op. 115 by Johannes Brahms( Recording )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Michel Portal Frans klarinettist

Michel Portal französischer Bassklarinettist, Bandoneonist und Jazz-Komponist

Michel Portal French musician

Michel Portal musicien français

Michel Portal músico francés

Portal, M. 1935-

Portal, Michel

Мишель Порталь

מייקל פורטל מוזיקאי צרפתי

ミシェル・ポルタル

Languages
French (30)

Bambara (18)

English (7)

German (6)

Latin (4)

Italian (1)

Spanish (1)