WorldCat Identities

Sylvan, Sanford

Overview
Works: 148 works in 400 publications in 5 languages and 7,032 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Filmed operas  Film adaptations  Music  Televised operas  Television adaptations  Operas  Musical films  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Vocalist, per, Musician, Actor, Other
Classifications: M1500.M69, 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 )

32 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 742 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 )

8 editions published in 1991 in 3 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Death of Klinghoffer by John Adams( Recording )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 462 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 )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 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 )

21 editions published in 1989 in 3 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of Klinghoffer by John Adams( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera, based on the hijacking by Palestinian terrorists of the Mediterranean cruise ship Achille Lauro
Music for a time of war by Oregon Symphony( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 294 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
Trinity mass by James Yannatos( )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Multiple languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of Mozart's comic opera, with the action transferred to a seaside diner. Follows two bachelors who decide to find out how devoted their sweethearts really are by disguising themselves as dashing visitors from overseas to see if the ladies will remain faithful
Love scenes by Aaron Jay Kernis( Recording )

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

Metamorphosis Higdon, Clearfield, Primrosch by Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia( )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The AIDS Quilt songbook( Recording )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from Nixon in China by John Adams( Recording )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple daylight by John Harbison( Recording )

8 editions published in 1993 in 4 languages and held by 178 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 156 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 )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mostly about love by Virgil Thomson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sanford Sylvan American opera singer

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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