WorldCat Identities

Grofé, Ferde 1892-1972

Overview
Works: 922 works in 1,829 publications in 5 languages and 12,984 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Excerpts  Rhapsodies (Music)  History  Manuscripts  Overtures  Suites  Live sound recordings  Arrangements (Music) 
Roles: Author, Arranger, Conductor, Composer, Performer, Instrumentalist, Editor, Contributor, Adapter, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: M1003.G88, 784.2
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Grand Canyon suite by Ferde Grofé( Recording )

185 editions published between 1928 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program notes in English by Christopher Palmer
Rhapsody in blue by George Gershwin( )

107 editions published between 1924 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally for piano and orchestra; arr. for piano solo./ "Includes the addendum to the 2 piano/4 hands edition and the fully restored piano manuscript"--Cover./ Includes foreword and commentary on the manuscript by Alicia Zizzo (p. [2]-15), and biographical notes on the editor
Grand Canyon suite Mississippi suite by Ferde Grofé( Recording )

31 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhapsody in blue Preludes for piano ; Short story ; Violin piece ; Second rhapsody for orchestra with piano ; For Lily Pons ; Sleepless night ; Promenade : walking the dog by George Gershwin( Recording )

66 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts from the NBC broadcast. Stan Freeman plays an arrangement of Gershwin's Rhapsody in blue
Grand Canyon suite by Ferde Grofé( )

25 editions published between 1923 and 1975 in 4 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchestral works by Ferde Grofé( )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2005 and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death Valley suite by Ferde Grofé( )

14 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Announcer states that the movements of the Death Valley Suite are, Funeral Mountains, 49'er Emigrant Train, Desert Water Hole, and Sand Storm. Grofé composed the music based on narrative poems written by Dr. C. B. S. Evans. The announcer reads the poems before each movement is performed. Work is broadcast for the first time at this recorded performance at Death Valley held for the Death Valley centennial celebration by the Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Ferde Grofe (broadcast the same day as the performance). Broadcast concludes with the second part of the California Eldorado Suite by Frank Allan Hubbell
The jazz album a tribute to the jazz age by London Sinfonietta( Recording )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in Undetermined and English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhapsody in blue : an American in Paris ; Concerto in F by George Gershwin( Recording )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1998 and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great American Grofé by Ferde Grofé( )

3 editions published in 1997 and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Grand Canyon suite Concerto for piano & orchestra in D minor by Ferde Grofé( Recording )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grand Canyon Suite ; Mississippi Suite ; Death Valley Suite by Ferde Grofé( )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2012 and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhapsody in blue Piano concerto ; An American in Paris by George Gershwin( )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soundings by University of Cincinnati( )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhapsody in blue Songbook ; Piano concerto by George Gershwin( )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano concerto in F ; Rhapsody in blue ; Second rhapsody ; Variations on "I got rhythm" by George Gershwin( )

2 editions published in 2012 and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete RIAS recordings : Berlin 1948-1957 by Sergiu Celibidache( )

2 editions published in 2011 and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The proud and the damned by Ferde Grofé( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five Confederate Civil War veterans risk their lives to defend a Colombian town during a local revolution
Atlantic crossing by Ferde Grofé( Recording )

15 editions published between 1950 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studio recording. The first sides of discs 1-6 contain the orchestra warming up and a bell ringing to signal the start of recording, as well as, Atlantic Crossing. There are fairly long pauses in the music of disc 2 and 6. The second sides of these discs contained a variety of material. Disc 1 contains an alternate take of the material on side 1 of that disc. Discs 2 and 6 contain unidentified orchestra pieces. Disc 3 contains a oscillator tone sweep. Disc 4 contains an unidentified piece for solo voice and organ. Disc 5 contains an unidentified monologue with orchestral background
Cincinnati Wind Symphony by University of Cincinnati( Recording )

2 editions published in 1993 and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Rhapsody in blue
Alternative Names
Ferde Grofe

Ferde Grofé Amerikaans pianist (1892-1972)

Ferde Grofé amerikansk komponist og pianist

Ferde Grofé amerikansk kompositör och pianist

Ferde Grofé compositeur et chef d'orchestre

Ferde Grofé compositore e musicista statunitense

Ferde Grofé US-amerikanischer Komponist, Arrangeur und Dirigent

Ferdinand Grofé

Ferdinand Rudolph von Grofé

Grofé

Grofé, .. 1892-1972

Grofé, Ferde 1892-1972

Grofé, Ferdie.

Grofé, Ferdie 1892-1972

Grofe, Ferdinand

Grofé, Ferdinand R. Von 1892-1972

Grofé, Ferdinand Rudolf von.

Grofé, Ferdinand Rudolph von.

Grofé, Ferdinand Rudolph von 1892-1972

Von Grofé, Ferdinand Rudolph.

Von Grofé, Ferdinand Rudolph 1892-1972

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퍼디 그로페

グローフェ

ファーディ・グローフェ

Languages
English (96)

German (27)

Spanish (5)

French (2)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Grand Canyon suite