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Martin, Thomas 1909-1984

Overview
Works: 144 works in 465 publications in 6 languages and 19,369 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Vocal scores  Scores  Librettos  Drama  Manuscripts  Musical settings  Overtures  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Excerpts 
Roles: Translator, Conductor, Performer, Librettist, Lyricist, Adapter, Author, Commentator, Editor, Other
Classifications: M1503.M939, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Thomas Martin
 
Most widely held works by Thomas Martin
The magic flute = Die Zauberflöte : an opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

20 editions published between 1941 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This inexpensive, authoritative edition of Mozart{u2019}s last opera featuring all the spoken dialogue will be welcomed by all Mozarteans and opera enthusiasts
Le nozze di Figaro = The marriage of Figaro : an opera in four acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

8 editions published in 1951 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Unabridged republication of the edition by Georg Schünemann and Kurt Soldan, with German translation of the vocal text by Georg Schünemann, originally published by C. F. Peters, Leipzig, n. d. (publication number 11462; editorial matter dated `Summer 1941') ... All the preliminary matter and the Editors' commentary (Revisionsbericht), originally in German, appear in a new English translation ... by Stanley Applebaum."
Così fan tutte = Women are like that : an opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

11 editions published in 1952 in 3 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Accurate, scholarly edition, first published by C.F. Peters, is reprinted here in complete score. One of Mozart{u2019}s greatest operas, largely neglected in the nineteenth century, it will be welcomed by musicians, students, all opera lovers. Da Ponte Libretto. Critical Commentary. Preface. Translated frontmatter."--Publisher's description
Carmen : opera in four acts by Georges Bizet( )

10 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Bohème : an opera in four acts by Giacomo Puccini( )

4 editions published between 1954 and 1998 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composition de l'orchestre : 3*.3*.3*.2./4.3.4*.0., timbales, percussionnistes, harpe, musique de scène et cordes
The great operas of Mozart : complete librettos in the original language by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Book )

2 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Traviata : opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi( )

10 editions published between 1956 and 1961 in 3 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il barbiere di Siviglia = The barber of Seville : a comic opera in three acts by Gioacchino Rossini( )

12 editions published between 1952 and 1990 in 5 languages and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composition du matériel d'orchestre : 2.2.2.2./2.2.1.0., guitare ou harpe, timbales, grosse caisse et cordes
L'elisir d'amore = The elixir of love : comic opera in two acts by Gaetano Donizetti( )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in 3 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composition de l'orchestre: 2*.2.2.2./ 2.2.3.0., cordes, harpe, timbales, grosse caisse
Rigoletto : opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( )

4 editions published between 1957 and 1990 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the earliest Verdi operas remaining in the repertory. Tragic story of the jester and his daughter is remarkable for bold characterization, superb drama, glorious music filled with atmosphere and color. Reproduced from the standard Ricordi edition. Lists of characters and instruments
Les contes d'Hoffmann = The tales of Hoffmann : opera in three acts, prologue, and epilogue by Jacques Offenbach( )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music by Jacques Offenbach ; libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré, based on stories of E.T.A. Hoffmann ; English version by Ruth and Thomas Martin
Die Fledermaus = The bat by Johann Strauss( )

14 editions published between 1951 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composition de l'orchestre: harmonie: 2*.2.2.2. 4.2.3.0., timbales, 2 tambours, harpes, cordes
Faust : opera in four acts by Charles Gounod( )

8 editions published in 1966 in 3 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composition de l'orchestre : 2.2*.2.2./4.2**.3.0., timbales, percussion (3), 4 harpes, orgue, musique de scène (12), cordes
L'Italiana in Algeri : comic opera in two acts by Gioacchino Rossini( )

8 editions published between 1966 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Così fan tutte by Burton D Fisher( Book )

10 editions published between 1951 and 1973 in English and Italian and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera Society of Washington, sixteenth anniversary season, "Così fan tutte," opera in two acts, music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte, English version by Ruth and Thomas Martin, English translation property of G. Schirmer, Inc., staged by Wesley Balk, designed by John Conklin, conducted by Thomas Michalak, lighting by Neil Peter Jampolis
Le nozze di Figaro = (the marriage of Figaro) : opera in four acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Book )

14 editions published between 1947 and 1988 in English and Italian and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City Center of Music and Drama, Fall season, 1951, New York City Opera Company, twenty-seventh performance by the New York City Opera Company of "The Marriage of Figaro," (Le Nozze di Figaro), opera in four acts, music by W.A. Mozart, book by L. da Ponte (adapted from Beaumarchais' comedy "La Folle Journee" or "Le Mariage de Figaro, ", conductor: Joseph Rosenstock, staged by Leopold Sachse, scenic designer: H.A. Condell, ballet choreographer: Charles Weidman
La forza del destino : opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi( )

9 editions published between 1944 and 1968 in English and Italian and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The barber of Seville : a comic opera in three acts by Gioacchino Rossini( Book )

6 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gioachino Rossini's The Barber of Seville, or The Futile Precaution has been called the most successful comic opera of all time. Performed in opera houses all over the world and alluded to in movies, comic books and even animated series, the performance remains one of today's most popular operas, nearly 200 years after its debut. Telling the story of the Count of Almaviva, who is madly in love with Rosina, a young noblewoman betrothed to the grump Dr. Bartolo, The Barber of Seville opens with the Count, disguised as the poor musician Lindoro, singing to Rosina's window.  Figaro, a man who used to be the Count's servant, approaches him. The Count asks him for help with Rosina. Figaro suggests that the Count disguise himself as a drunken soldier who needs lodging at Dr. Bartolo's. The Count pays Figaro handsomely and carries out this plan. After learning that Rosina is in love with who she thinks is Lindoro, the Count and Figaro use a series of disguises to show Rosina the Count's true identity, rescue her from Dr. Bartolo and have the Count and Rosina married
The abduction from the seraglio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

11 editions published between 1944 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Book )

5 editions published between 1951 and 1990 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfredo falls in love with the beautiful courtesan, Violetta Valery, who is dying from consumption. Violetta is persuaded by Giorgio, Alfredo's father, to sacrifice her happiness with Alfredo for the sake of family honor
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Le nozze di Figaro = The marriage of Figaro : an opera in four acts
Alternative Names
Martin, Thomas 1909-1984

Martin, Thomas P. 1909-1984

Martin, Thomas P. (Thomas Philipp), 1909-1984

Martin Thomas Philipp 1909-1984

Martin, Thomas (Thomas Philipp), 1909-1984

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Le nozze di Figaro = The marriage of Figaro : an opera in four actsCosì fan tutte = Women are like that : an opera in two actsCarmen : opera in four actsLa Bohème : an opera in four actsLa Traviata : opera in three actsIl barbiere di Siviglia = The barber of Seville : a comic opera in three actsL'elisir d'amore = The elixir of love : comic opera in two actsRigoletto : opera in four acts