WorldCat Identities

Kretzmer, Herbert

Overview
Works: 338 works in 912 publications in 3 languages and 12,892 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Musicals  Original cast recordings  Motion picture music  History  Excerpts  Live sound recordings  Drama  Vocal scores  Songs 
Roles: Lyricist, Librettist, Author, Author of screenplay, Adapter, Translator, Other, Composer, Performer, Scenarist
Classifications: PQ2286, 782.14
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Herbert Kretzmer
 
Most widely held works by Herbert Kretzmer
Les misérables : original Broadway cast recording by Victor Hugo( Recording )

107 editions published between 1199 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To celebrate the tenth anniversary of Les Miserables, a special concert event was held at London's Royal Albert Hall. This two-disc set captures all the magical moments from this 1995 event
Les misérables : a musical by Claude-Michel Schönberg( )

93 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This terrific songbook features 14 vocal selections from the beloved Broadway musical: At the End of the Day * Bring Him Home * Castle on a Cloud * Do You Hear the People Sing? * Drink with Me (To Days Gone By) * Empty Chairs at Empty Tables * A Heart Full of Love * I Dreamed a Dream * In My Life * A Little Fall of Rain * Master of the House * On My Own * Stars * Who Am I?. Also includes beautiful full-color photos from the production
Les misérables : the musical phenomenon : highlights from the motion picture soundtrack by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Recording )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The soundtrack to the film adaptation of the successful stage musical based on Victor Hugo's classic novel set in 19th century France, in which a paroled prisoner named Jean Valjean seeks redemption
Les Misérables in concert : the 10th anniversary concert( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Les Misérables, composed by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg, by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall, for a 10th Anniversary Concert celebration
Les misérables : highlights from the complete symphonic international cast recording by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Recording )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cameron Mackintosh presents Les misérables : original Broadway cast recording by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Recording )

12 editions published in 1987 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical set in the period of the French Revolution of 1832
Les misérables : the complete symphonic recording by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Recording )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les misérables live! : the 2010 cast album : new 25th anniversary production by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Recording )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"...The collective impact of this ensemble cannot be denied and no recording to date has captured the sweep and urgency of the show quite like this."--Gramophone
Boublil and Schönberg's legendary musical : Les misérables : the musical that swept the world : in concert by Claude-Michel Schönberg( )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les misérables in concert : a musical( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now at last, the full magnificence of its captivating score is revealed like never before in a stunning concert performance featuring a 150-voice choir, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by David Bedford, and many of the most celebrated stars to have appeared in the show worldwide, including Colm Wilkinson as the original Jean Valjean. Perform live at London's Royal Albert Hall in celebration of the show's 10th Anniversary, this is the most remarkable performance of Les Miserables ever
The singer's musical theatre anthology. a collection of songs from the musical stage, categorized by voice type( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each selection is an excerpt from the song that would be particularly useful for an audition, with a piano introduction of 2 measures or less. Some excerpts are from the middle or end of the song
Les misérables : the musical phenomenon : the motion picture soundtrack by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Recording )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fans of the film adaptation of Les Miserables and its soundtrack of highlights will further their enjoyment with the expanded deluxe soundtrack. The deluxe two-disc package includes an additional 22 songs, previously unseen photos from the film set and additional liner notes
Les misérables : Broadway album by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Recording )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical set in the period of the French Revolution of 1832
Marguerite : a new musical by Michel Legrand( )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snapshots : encounters with twentieth-century legends by Herbert Kretzmer( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although perhaps best-known as an Ivor Novello award-winning lyricist acclaimed, in particular, for his work in adapting Les Miserables into English, Herbert Kretzmer has also been a journalist of note, interviewing and profiling some of the biggest names of sport, politics, theatre and literature of the twentieth century for the Sunday Dispatch and the Daily Express. Snapshots brings together the very best of those pieces and offers an opportunity to rediscover intimate, eclectic and wide-ranging interviews with personalities such as Truman Capote, Matt Busby, Spike Milligan, Leni Riefenstahl, Peter Sellers, Sugar Ray Robinson, John Steinbeck, Marlene Dietrich, Henry Miller and many more. This extraordinary book is nothing short of a cultural cornucopia of the last century, offering unique insights into some of the most talented and charismatic names of the day. It is also a beguiling portrait of a master interviewer at his very best
Kristina at Carnegie Hall by Benny Andersson( Recording )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a famous Swedish novel, Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus create a major musical theater saga that depicts the life of a family on their way to new life in America
Les misérables : the musical that swept the world( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les misérables : Boublil and Schönberg's legendary musical by Claude-Michel Schönberg( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boublil and Schönberg's Les misérables by Claude-Michel Schönberg( )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les misérables by Victor Hugo( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

During the Nazi occupation of France, Henri Fortin is a true and simple man whose life parallels that of Jean Valjean, the hero of the novel, Les Misérables
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Les misérables : a musical
Alternative Names
Herbert Kretzmer écrivain britannique

Herbert Kretzmer escritor británico

Herbert Kretzmer giornalista e paroliere sudafricano

Herbert Kretzmer südafrikanischer Liedtexter und Songwriter

Herbert Kretzmer Zuid-Afrikaans journalist en songwriter

Герберт Крецмер

הרברט קרצמר סופר בריטי

ハーバート・クレッツマー

雜誌

赫伯特·克羅採

Languages
English (234)

French (3)

Spanish (1)

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Les misérables : a musicalBoublil and Schönberg's legendary musical : Les misérables : the musical that swept the world : in concertThe singer's musical theatre anthology. a collection of songs from the musical stage, categorized by voice typeMarguerite : a new musicalLes misérables : Boublil and Schönberg's legendary musicalBoublil and Schönberg's Les misérablesLes misérables