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Sylvan, Sanford

Overview
Works: 158 works in 420 publications in 5 languages and 7,491 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed operas  Musical settings  Televised operas  Operas  Film adaptations  Musical films  Music  Nonfiction films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Author, Musician, Actor, per, Other
Classifications: M1500.M84, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sanford Sylvan
Nixon in China : an opera in three acts by John Adams( Recording )

35 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera in 3 acts
Songs, drones and refrains of death ; A little suite for Christmas, A.D. 1979 ; Apparition by George Crumb( Recording )

9 editions published in 1991 in 3 languages and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Death of Klinghoffer by John Adams( Recording )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composer John Adams comments on his opera "The death of Klinghoffer in three, ten-minute segments produced especially for broadcast. Illustrated with music from the Elektra Nonesuch recording, these discussions reveal Adams' insights into the opera, its story and its impact
The flight into Egypt and other works by John Harbison( Recording )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1: The Flight into Egypt 12:32; 2: Prelude 3:26; 3: Where we must look for help 2:49; 4: On the Road Home 4:05; 5: Milkweed 3:59; 6: Invention on a Motif: Temp giusto 6:39; 7: Invention on a Chord: Cantabile 8:43; 8: Invention on a Canence: Molto allegro 4:23
The wound-dresser ; Fearful symmetries by John Adams( Recording )

24 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music for a time of war by Oregon Symphony( )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of Klinghoffer by John Adams( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera, based on the hijacking by Palestinian terrorists of the Mediterranean cruise ship Achille Lauro in 1985. Shot mostly aboard a cruise ship in the Mediterranean, the opera is based on actual events. The four young Palestinian hijackers threatened to blow the ship up unless fifty of their compatriots were immediately released from Israeli prisons
Trinity mass by James Yannatos( )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Multiple languages and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I am love : soundtrack by John Adams( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several of Pulitzer Prize-winning composer John Adams' finest orchestral moments have been brought together to create a one-of-a-kind soundtrack of post-minimalist beauty
Metamorphosis : Higdon, Clearfield, Primrosch by Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia( )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Così fan tutte : from the Opernhaus Zürich, Switzerland by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two soldiers make a wager that their respective lovers will be faithful in their absence
Love scenes by Aaron Jay Kernis( Recording )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The AIDS Quilt songbook( Recording )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple daylight by John Harbison( Recording )

5 editions published in 1993 in 4 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st work was recorded at Symphony Hall, Boston, Nov. 1990; the 2nd at Richardson Auditorium, Princeton, N.J., Sept. 1991; and the 3rd at Symphony Hall, Boston, May 1988
Beloved that pilgrimage by Sanford Sylvan( Recording )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angel heart : a music storybook by Lisa Delan( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ice break by Michael Tippett( Recording )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ice Break: Opera in Three Acts
When the moon : Sets for orchestra ; Songs by Charles Ives( Recording )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mostly about love by Virgil Thomson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in Italian and English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of Mozart's comic opera, with the action transferred to a luxury apartment in New York City's Trump Tower
 
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Sanford Sylvan Amerikaans zanger

Sanford Sylvan amerikansk sångare

Sanford Sylvan amerikansk sanger

Sanford Sylvan amerikansk songar

Sanford Sylvan artiste lyrique

Санфорд Сильван

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