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Schmidt, Joseph 1904-1942

Overview
Works: 480 works in 803 publications in 7 languages and 3,571 library holdings
Genres: Excerpts  Internet videos  Operas  Drama  Songs  Spirituals (Songs)  Popular music  Biographies  Musical films  Comedy films 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Composer, Other, Instrumentalist, Musician, Vocalist, htt, t=t, 190
Classifications: PN1997, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Joseph Schmidt
Great tenors of the century( Recording )

2 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic content and Italian and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein Lied geht um die Welt : My song goes 'round the world by Joseph Schmidt( Visual )

22 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ricardo, a diminutive tenor, loses the girl but discovers that his true love is his audience
Ein Stern fällt vom Himmel : a star fell from Heaven by Max Neufeld( Visual )

9 editions published between 1936 and 2005 in German and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two tenors. When Lincoln damages his voice by drinking cologne, thinking it cognac, Joseph agrees to sing in his place while Lincoln lip-synchs. While the tenors are seemingly satisfied with the arrangement, there are others who are not as pleased, including Joseph's girlfriend
Ein Lied geht um die Welt : Film-Schlager( )

in German and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Schmidt : Sämtliche EMI-Aufnahmen by Joseph Schmidt( )

2 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A song goes round the world = Ein Lied geht um die Welt by Joseph Schmidt( )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Schmidt by Joseph Schmidt( Recording )

18 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Festival of the great tenors = Festival der grossen Tenöre( )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Italian and German and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Art of Joseph Schmidt by Joseph Schmidt( Recording )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in German and Multiple languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Schmidt ; Ivan Kozlovsky ; Jussi Björling( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in Multiple languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Font Discover the series Belcanto: The Tenors of the 78 Era: 13 portraits of the most illustrious opera singers of the beginning of the 20th century. We present 3 episodes: Joseph Schmidt, Ivan Kozlovsky and Jussi Björling. The first part of this documentary in three parts is dedicated to the endearing figure of Joseph Schmidt. Born in 1904, he started singing as an alto at the Synagogue of Czernowitz in Romania. He grew up in the pure tradition of the cantors who are musicians trained in the vocal arts in order to guide the synagogue in sung prayer. His small stature prevented him from playing in operas, but his "radiant" voice, as Jürgen Kesting qualified it, was perfect for radio broadcasts. He recorded a great deal for the record labels Ultraphone and Parlophone as well as for radio programmes and played in several films in English and German. He enjoyed huge international success, especially in the Netherlands and Belgium, after having been forbidden to perform by the Nazis in Germany and Austria. Ivan Kozlovsky was one of the greatest celebrities in Soviet opera, but he was also known for having being the producer and director of his own Opera company. For a long time he was also a teacher at the Moscow Conservatory. Ivan Kozlovsky was as good an actor as he was a singer, and such a talent is encountered only very seldom. Kozlovsky was a Major figure of the Russian Belcanto era: he performed in fifty operas and sang 1200 Russian, Ukrainian, English and German songs and lieder. The last part of the series is dedicated to Jussi Björling. This Swedish tenor was, along with Beniamino Gigli and Enrico Caruso, one of the most talented tenors of the 20th century. This documentary presents precious witness accounts from his family and detailed technical analyses of his singing by experts (including Jurgen Kesting and Stefan Zucker). His warm voice filled concert halls, and in spite of his very static acting, the experts qualify him as the true successor to Caruso
The voice of Joseph Schmidt by Joseph Schmidt( Recording )

3 editions published in 1961 in German and Germanic and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prima voce party( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operatic recital by Joseph Schmidt( Recording )

2 editions published in 1957 in German and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Schmidt : Sämtliche EMI-Aufnahmen by Joseph Schmidt( Recording )

3 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fabulous Vienna( Recording )

6 editions published in 1950 in German and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O sole mio : song of Italy by Luigi Infantino( Recording )

4 editions published in 1998 in Italian and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hits of '33 by Gene Autry( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of operetta by Franz Lehár( Recording )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20 Legendary tenors( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unbekannte manuskripte zu Beethovens weltlicher und geistlicher gesangsmusik by Joseph Schmidt-Görg( Book )

7 editions published in 1928 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Josef Schmidt

Joseph Schmidt

Joseph Schmidt amhránaí ceoldrámaíochta Rómánach

Joseph Schmidt artiste lyrique

Joseph Schmidt German opera singer

Joseph Schmidt Oostenrijks zanger

Joseph Schmidt österreichischer Tenor und Chasan

Joseph Schmidt Romanian opera singer (1904-1942)

Joseph Schmidt tenor austro-rumano

Joseph Schmidt tenore austro-ungarico

Joseph Schmitz

Schmidt, J. G.

Schmidt, Joh. Gotth

Schmidt, Joh. Gotthilf

Schmidt, Johann Gotthelf

Schmidt Josef

Schmidt, Josef 1904-1942

Schmidt, Joseph, 1904-1942-11-16

Schmidt, Józef

Schmidt, Józef (1904-1942)

Schmitz, Joseph

Йозеф Шмидт

Йозеф Шмидт оперный певец, тенор

Йозеф Шмідт

Йозеф Шмідт 1904-1942

יוזף שמידט

יוזף שמידט שחקן רומני

שמידט, יוסף 1904-1942

שמיט, יוסף 1904-1942

جوزيف شميت فنان أوبرا روماني

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