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Sylvan, Sanford

Overview
Works: 142 works in 361 publications in 5 languages and 6,450 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Music  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Operas  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Actor
Classifications: M1500.M69, 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 )
37 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nixon in China: Opera in Three Acts. Libretto: Alice Goodman
The Death of Klinghoffer by John Adams ( Recording )
15 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 )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 442 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 )
20 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The death of Klinghoffer by John Adams ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2003 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
Così fan tutte dramma giocoso in due atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 249 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
Music for a time of war by Oregon Symphony ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love scenes by Aaron Jay Kernis ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trinity mass by James Yannatos ( )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Multiple languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The AIDS Quilt songbook ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music from Nixon in China by John Adams ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple daylight by John Harbison ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1993 in 4 languages and held by 174 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
Beloved that pilgrimage by Sanford Sylvan ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1991 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the moon Sets for orchestra ; Songs by Charles Ives ( Recording )
10 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 151 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 147 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
Angel heart a music storybook by Lisa Delan ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ice break by Michael Tippett ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ice Break: Opera in Three Acts
Metamorphosis Higdon, Clearfield, Primrosch by Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia ( )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mostly about love by Virgil Thomson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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