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Sylvan, Sanford

Overview
Works: 171 works in 436 publications in 5 languages and 7,376 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Operas  Songs  Songs and music  Film adaptations  Live sound recordings  Filmed operas  Orchestral music  Song cycles 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Author, Musician, Other, Actor, per
Classifications: M1500.A33, 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 )

33 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 802 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 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 446 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 Death of Klinghoffer by John Adams( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wound-dresser ; Fearful symmetries by John Adams( Recording )

23 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 422 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 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of Klinghoffer by John Adams( Visual )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 339 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 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I am love : soundtrack by John Adams( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 309 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 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Così fan tutte : dramma giocoso in due atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferrando and Guglielmo, 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 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The AIDS Quilt songbook( Recording )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le nozze di Figaro : opera comica in quattro atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 187 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
Music from Nixon in China by John Adams( Recording )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple daylight by John Harbison( Recording )

5 editions published in 1993 in 4 languages and held by 173 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 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 150 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

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

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about a girl's magical quest to fix a broken heart is fused together with combination of music that includes songs from the Beatles as well as elements of folk and classical music. Academy Award winning actor Jeremy Irons also provides narration. "Haunting, heady, and evocative, Angel Heart is a music storybook with original music by award-winning composer Luna Pearl Woolf and original text by bestselling children?s fantasy writer Cornelia Funke. Synthesizing the work of pioneering A-list artists from multiple disciplines, Angel Heart represents an innovative, music-centered approach to children?s storytelling."--from publisher's website
 
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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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