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Sylvan, Sanford

Overview
Works: 153 works in 342 publications in 5 languages and 6,210 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Music  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer
Classifications: M1500.A33, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Sanford Sylvan
Nixon in China an opera in three acts by John Adams ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nixon in China: Opera in Three Acts. Libretto: Alice Goodman
The Death of Klinghoffer by John Adams ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 457 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 )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 408 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 )
9 editions published in 1989 in 3 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Songs, drones and refrains of death A little suite for Christmas, A.D. 1979 ; Apparition by George Crumb ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1991 in 3 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The death of Klinghoffer by John Adams ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 284 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
Love scenes by Aaron Jay Kernis ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Così fan tutte dramma giocoso in due atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Though performed in the original Italian, Peter Sellars' production of Così fan tutte relocates Mozart's comedy of love to the neon-and-chrome glare of a seaside diner, mirroring the turbulent world of late-twentieth-century America." -- Container
The AIDS Quilt songbook ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music for a time of war by Oregon Symphony ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music from Nixon in China by John Adams ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple daylight by John Harbison ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1993 in 4 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple Daylight: Song-cycle for soprano and piano. Text: Michael Fried / Words from Paterson for baritone, flute, alto flute, oboe, English horn, viola, cello, harp and piano. Text: William Carlos Williams / Quintet for two violins, viola, cello and piano
Trinity mass by James Yannatos ( )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Multiple languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beloved that pilgrimage by Sanford Sylvan ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the moon Sets for orchestra ; Songs by Charles Ives ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le nozze di Figaro opera comica in quattro atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in Italian and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Though performed in the original Italian, Peter Sellars' production of Le nozze di Figaro relocated Mozart's social comedy to the tinted-glass elegance of New York's Trump Tower, high above the turbulent world of late-twentieth-century America."--Container
The ice break by Michael Tippett ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ice Break: Opera in Three Acts
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although performed in the original Italian, Peter Sellars' production relocates Mozart's comedy to the tinted-glass elegance of New York's Trump Tower, high above the turbulent world of late twentieth century America
Mostly about love by Virgil Thomson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sweethearts by Arthur Sullivan ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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