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Upton, George P. (George Putnam) 1834-1919

Overview
Works: 196 works in 827 publications in 1 language and 10,471 library holdings
Genres: Stories, plots, etc  Biographies  Autobiographies  Personal correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Concert programs  Plot summaries  Fiction  Cantatas 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Other, Contributor
Classifications: MT95, 780.92
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Most widely held works by George P Upton
The standard concert guide by George P Upton( Book )

24 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman in music by George P Upton( Book )

40 editions published between 1886 and 2020 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To illustrate the role women have played in the development of music, Upton describes the impact they have had on the lives of composers such as Bach, Mozart, and Handel, and thereby presents unique biographical sketches of the composers
A musical autobiography by Theodore Thomas( Book )

11 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The standard cantatas; their stories, their music, and their composers; a handbook by George P Upton( Book )

32 editions published between 1887 and 2018 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The standard oratorios: their stories, their music, and their composers; a handbook by George P Upton( Book )

35 editions published between 1866 and 2015 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The standard operas, their plots and their music by George P Upton( Book )

28 editions published between 1885 and 1933 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The standard opera guide by George P Upton( Book )

14 editions published between 1928 and 1975 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theodore Thomas, a musical autobiography by Theodore Thomas( Book )

18 editions published between 1905 and 2017 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The standard symphonies, their history, their music, and their composers; a handbook by George P Upton( Book )

22 editions published between 1888 and 2020 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed as a handbook for the general public, Upton dedicated his book to Theodore Thomas, the founder and music director of the Chicago Symphony Orhcestra. It forms part of a series of books on the different types of Classical music popular at the turn fo the 20th century, and discusses in detail symphonic works by Classical masters from Haydn to Wagner and beyond
Memories : a story of German love from the German of Max Müller by F. Max Müller( Book )

32 editions published between 1875 and 1907 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of Wagner by Ludwig Nohl( Book )

19 editions published between 1880 and 2010 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life of composer Richard Wagner
Musical memories : my recollections of celebrities of the half century, 1850-1900 by George P Upton( Book )

6 editions published between 1908 and 2010 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great conflagration. Chicago: its past, present and future by James W Sheahan( )

7 editions published between 1871 and 2018 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the great fire which burned most of Chicago from Oct. 8 to Oct. 10, 1871
The standard operas: their plots, their music, and their composers by George P Upton( )

23 editions published between 1895 and 2020 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The operas are described rather than criticised"--Preface
Letters of Peregrine Pickle by George P Upton( )

19 editions published between 1869 and 2018 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The standard operas, their plots, their music, and their composers; a handbook by George P Upton( Book )

26 editions published between 1886 and 2012 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains a wealth of information about the works of the greatest opera composers. Includes information on the composers themselves, as well as discussions of the music and plot of the operas. Composers include Beethoven, Bizet, Mozart, Verdi, Wagner and many more
Life of Haydn by Ludwig Nohl( Book )

17 editions published between 1880 and 2009 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The standard operas, their plots, their music, and their composers; a handbook by George P Upton( Book )

18 editions published between 1886 and 2018 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The standard opera & concert guide by George P Upton( Book )

13 editions published between 1928 and 1940 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The standard oratorios: their stories, their music, and their composers; a handbook
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Woman in musicThe standard oratorios: their stories, their music, and their composers; a handbookThe great conflagration : Chicago : its past, present and future embracing a detailed narrative of the great conflagration in the north, south and west divisions, origin, progress and results of the fire, prominent buildings burned, character of buildings, losses and insurance, graphic description of the flames, scenes and incidents, loss of life, the flight of the people ; also, a condensed history of Chicago, its population, growth and great public works and a statement of all the great fires of the worldTheodore Thomas, a musical autobiographyMusical memories : my recollections of celebrities of the half century, 1850-1900The standard operas: their plots, their music, and their composersLetters of Peregrine PickleThe standard operas, their plots, their music, and their composers; a handbook
Alternative Names
George Putnam Upton escritor estadounidense

George Putnam Upton journalist

Upton, G. P.

Upton, G. Putnam

Upton George P.

Upton, George Putman.

Upton, George Putnam

Upton, George Putnam 1834-1919

Languages
English (428)