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Stokes, Richard 1945-

Overview
Works: 44 works in 117 publications in 3 languages and 4,928 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings  Music  Interviews  History  Records and correspondence  Biography  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Producer, Translator, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Editor
Classifications: PT2621.A26, 833.91
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Most widely held works by Richard Stokes
A French song companion by Graham Johnson ( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A French Song Companion is a guide to French song. 150 composers and 700 song translations make this the handbook both for the seasoned enthusiast, and the newcomer to this repertory. Graham Johnson brings his experience to the biographical commentaries, and Richard Stokes, renowned for his translations of German Lieder, provides line-by-line translations of some of the greatest poems ever set to music."--BOOK JACKET
Torchwood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Led by Captain Jack Harkness, the Torchwood team delves into the unknown and fights the impossible. From an underground base built on a rift in time and space, the team responds to any alien threat-- a meteorite crash landing, sightings of extra-terrestrial technology, an unusual autopsy report, the spread of a deadly alien virus. Everyone who works for Torchwood is under 35. Some day that's because it's a new science-- others say it's because they die young
The Spanish song companion by Jacqueline Cockburn ( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Spanish Song Companion is an introduction to the rich heritage of Spanish song, providing the texts of over 300 songs with parallel translations in accurate and readable English
Torchwood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of a team of investigators, led by the enigmatic Captain Jack. Set in Cardiff, in the present day, the team uses scavenged alien technology in a very real world to solve crime both alien and human
Gabriel Fauré : the songs and their poets by Graham Johnson ( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The career of Gabriel Faure as a composer of songs for voice and piano traverses six decades (1862-1921). This title presents an illustrated study of each of Faure's 109 songs. It includes chapters for the student singer and serious music-lover that discuss interpretation and performance in both aesthetical and practical terms
The Fischer-Dieskau book of lieder : the original texts of over seven hundred and fifty songs by Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau ( Book )
13 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teksten van Duitse Lieder met engelse vertaling
The complete church and secular cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach ( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One finger too many by Alfred Brendel ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boulez on conducting : conversations with Cécile Gilly by Pierre Boulez ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a composer and conductor, Pierre Boulez regularly appears with the greatest orchestras in opera houses throughout the world. In these conversations with Cécile Gilly, he recalls not only the great moments of his career, but brings penetrating insights into the art of conducting
The Marquise of O- by Heinrich von Kleist ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book of Lieder : the original text of over 1000 songs by Richard Stokes ( Book )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and German and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lulu by Alban Berg ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christine Schäfer sings the title role in Berg's twelve-tone masterpiece--the femme fatale who so enthralls admirers both male and female that they are powerless to halt their own destruction. Among them are Dr. Schön (James Courtney) and his son Alwa (David Kuebler), the Countess Geschwitz (Hanna Schwarz), the Painter (Clifton Forbes), two princes, an acrobat, and a schoolboy. But the magnetic Lulu is the emotional vortex around which everything revolves--all the way through her own downward spiral, until she is brutally murdered by Jack the Ripper. Maestro James Levine brings unparalleled insight and unexpected lyricism to the score, leading a powerful performance
Wozzeck by Alban Berg ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wozzeck: Oper in drei Akten nach dem Drama Woyzeck von Georg Büchner, op.7
The trial by Franz Kafka ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Narrates the experiences and reactions of a respectable bank functionary after his abrupt arrest on an undisclosed charge
The complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Playing the human game : collected poems of Alfred Brendel by Alfred Brendel ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gefunden : an anthology of German literature ( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and German and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dearest Father by Franz Kafka ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Histoires naturelles by Jules Renard ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letter to my father by Franz Kafka ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (81)
German (3)
Spanish (2)
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