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Sciannameo, Franco

Overview
Works: 80 works in 173 publications in 3 languages and 2,868 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies  Methods (Music)  Studies (Music)  Chamber music  Concertos  Parts (Music) 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Arranger, Performer, it-, 911, Donor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: ML410.R82, 781.542
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Franco Sciannameo
Nino Rota's The godfather trilogy : a film score guide by Franco Sciannameo( )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Released in 1972, 1974, and 1990, Francis Ford Coppola's three-part saga is one of the greatest artistic accomplishments--and financial successes--in the history of Hollywood cinema. In Nine Rola's The Godfather Trilogy: A Film Score Guide. Franco Sciannameo recounts the events the led to the realization of the three films and studies their music. Sciannameo examines The Godfather Trilogy from a variety of perspectives, with a special focus on the music Rota composed to tie together appronimately nine hours of cinematic narrative. Delving into Rota's formation as a musician amid the cultural climate established by Italian Fascism. the author explores Rota's initial stylistic adherence to the Mussolini-dietated or-inspired concept of hali-anness and then his return to a more congenial 19th-century formulaie vocabulary
Music as dream : essays on Giacinto Scelsi by Franco Sciannameo( )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music as Dream: Essays on Giacinto Scelsi showcases recent scholarly criticism on the music and philosophy of the brilliantly original composer Giacinto Scelsi. In this collection, Franco Sciannameo and Alessandra Carlotta Pellegrini select and translate into English for the first time essays that reflect the evolution of recent scholarship on Scelsi's musical compositions. Music as Dream opens with "The Scelsi Case," which erupted shortly after Scelsi's death in 1988 when composer Vier
Experiencing the violin concerto : a listener's companion by Franco Sciannameo( Book )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the violin concerto from Vivaldi to Bartók and beyond, the social and personal histories of unforgettable virtuosi, the wonderful instruments they played, and the audiences they conquered worldwide
Phil Trajetta (1777-1854), patriot, musician, immigrant : commentary on his life and work in context by Franco Sciannameo( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the only major study of Phil Trajetta (1777-1854) in the English language Professor Franco Sciannameo has synthesized the known details surrounding the life and career of the resourceful son of the illustrious Italian opera composer Tommaso Traetta--from his birth and education in Naples through political activism and imprisonment to a mysterious escape in 1799 to America, where for the subsequent half century he dedicated his efforts to the musical life of his adopted homeland. --Book Jacket
Musicians' migratory patterns : the Adriatic coasts by Franco Sciannameo( )

7 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prés. de l'éd.: Musicians' Migratory Patterns: The Adriatic Coasts contains essays dedicated to the movement of musicians along and across the coasts of the Adriatic Sea. In the course of this book, the musicians become narrators of their own stories seen through the lenses of wanderlust, opportunity, exile, and refuge. Essayists in this collection are scholars hailing from Croatia, Italy, and Greece. They are internationally known for their passionate advocacy of musicians' migratory rights and faithfulness to the lesson imparted by the history of immigration in the broadest of terms. Spanning the Venetian Republic's domination, the demise of the Ottoman Empire, the European nationalistic movements of mid-nineteenth century, the shocking outcomes of World War One, and the dramatic shifts of frontiers that continue to occur in our time, the chapters of this book guide the reader on a voyage through the Adriatic Sea--from the Gulf of Venice and the peninsula of Istria, to Albania, the Island of Corfu, and other Ionian outposts
Nino Rota, Federico Fellini, and the making of an Italian cinematic folk opera, Amarcord by Franco Sciannameo( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An historical introduction and translation of Ferdinando Giorgetti's viola method, 1854 : Metodo per esercitarsi a ben suonare l'alto-viola by Ferdinando Giorgetti( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giuseppe Mazzini's Philosophy of music : (1836) : envisioning a social opera by Giuseppe Mazzini( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflections on the music of Ennio Morricone : fame and legacy by Franco Sciannameo( )

4 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"By analyzing Ennio Morricone's formative years as a music practitioner and his transition into composing for the screen, Franco Sciannameo studies the best of Morricone's popular compositions and concert works as he explores Morricone's legacy, its nature, and its eventual impact on posterity"--
Concerto in re maggiore : per cembalo e archi by Giovanni Battista Martini( )

4 editions published in 1968 in No Linguistic content and Italian and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sextet for flute, oboe, 2 violins, viola, cello by Christoph Willibald Gluck( )

4 editions published in 1981 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trio for 2 clarinets & viola by Alessandro Rolla( )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quartetto per 2 violini, viola e violoncello by Nicolò Paganini( )

1 edition published in 1977 and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rondo : for viola and orchestra by Alessandro Rolla( )

5 editions published in 1977 in 3 languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divertimenti carnevaleschi : for two violins and violoncello = pour deux violons et violoncelle by Nicolò Paganini( )

2 editions published in 1977 and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serenata op. 8 for violin and viola tuned one third below by Alessandro Rolla( )

4 editions published in 1980 in 3 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duetto : a un violino solo by Giovanni Battista Viotti( )

2 editions published in 1977 and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concertino in D minor for violin, viola, and orchestra by Gaetano Donizetti( )

3 editions published in 1980 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quartetto : no. 5, per flauto, violino, viola, e violoncello by Alessandro Rolla( )

2 editions published in 1977 and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filippo Trajetta : un musicista italiano in America (1777-1854) by Franco Sciannameo( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in Italian and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Nino Rota's The godfather trilogy : a film score guide
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Phil Trajetta (1777-1854), patriot, musician, immigrant : commentary on his life and work in contextAn historical introduction and translation of Ferdinando Giorgetti's viola method, 1854 : Metodo per esercitarsi a ben suonare l'alto-violaGiuseppe Mazzini's Philosophy of music : (1836) : envisioning a social opera
Alternative Names
Sciannanmeo, Franco

Languages
English (50)

Italian (5)

Dutch (1)