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Meyer, Edgar (Bassist)

Overview
Works: 228 works in 529 publications in 3 languages and 17,714 library holdings
Genres: Bluegrass music  Folk music  Popular music  Arrangements (Music)  Chamber music  Music  Vocalises  Chorale preludes  Fugues  Preludes (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Arranger, Author, Speaker, Other, Musician
Classifications: M1630.18.M3, 781.62
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edgar Meyer
Appalachian journey by Yo-Yo Ma( Recording )

22 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Appalachia waltz by Yo-Yo Ma( Recording )

23 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic Yo-Yo by Yo-Yo Ma( Recording )

7 editions published in 2001 in 4 languages and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The goat rodeo sessions by Yo-Yo Ma( )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Goat Rodeo Sessions is an ambitious and groundbreaking project that brings together four string virtuosos: world-renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma, fiddler Stuart Duncan, bassist Edgar Meyer and mandolinist Chris Thile. While each artist is a prominent figure in his own music sphere, they have come together as a unified ensemble on a most remarkable and organic cross-genre project. The music, including two tracks with female vocalist Aoife O'Donovan, feels both new and familiar; it's composed and improvised, uptown and down home, funky and pastoral and above all, uniquely American
Heartland : an Appalachian anthology( )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of joy & peace by Yo-Yo Ma( Recording )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the universal hopes, dreams, and joy animating seasonal festivals the world over - Christmas, Hanukkah, Eid al-Adha, Kwanzaa, Yule, and New Year's Day
Short trip home by Edgar Meyer( )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trout quintet, D. 667 ; Arpeggione sonata, D. 821 ; "Die Forelle", D. 550 by Franz Schubert( Recording )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perpetual motion by Béla Fleck( Recording )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renowned banjo virtuoso Bela Fleck tackles the classics with special guest appearances by Joshua Bell, Evelyn Glennie, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile and John Williams
Bach trios by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

5 editions published in 2017 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma, mandolinist Chris Thile, and bassist Edgar Meyer perform works by J.S. Bach originally written for keyboard instruments plus a sonata for viola da gamba
Quintet by Edgar Meyer( )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At home with friends by Joshua Bell( Recording )

6 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by Bell's longtime practice of holding musical soirees at his New York residence, eclectic gatherings of musicians, actors, comics, literary figures, and others who convene for the sheer joy of sharing their art in an informal setting
Concertos by Antonio Vivaldi( )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed as one of the great violinists of the 21st century, Julia Fischer's Decca debut disc features Bach solo and double concertos
Joshua judges Ruth by Lyle Lovett( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American seasons by Mark O'Connor( )

2 editions published in 2001 and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edgar Meyer by Edgar Meyer( )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First things first (3:37) -- Roundabout (6:17) -- Interlude 1 (:58) -- Please don't feed the bear (4:06) -- Whatever (8:53) -- In hindsight (6:07) -- Interlude 2 (:46) -- Low road (2:28) -- Just as I thought (4:29) -- Catch and release (6:55) -- Interlude 3 (:58) -- Woody creek (4:09) -- Degrees of separation (3:37) -- Interlude 4 (:57)
Listen to the storyteller : a trio of musical tales from around the world( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of three original tales derived from diverse cultural and folktale traditions
Beautiful dreamer : the songs of Stephen Foster by Stephen Collins Foster( Recording )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bass & mandolin by Chris Thile( Recording )

5 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bassist Edgar Meyer and mandolinist Chris Thile unveil their second collaborative album. Included are ten original compositions by the duo, who have been performing together sporadically for more than a decade
Follow me down by Sarah Jarosz( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah Jarosz continues to avoid a creative rut with her second album, which showcases her expansive and vital approach to acoustic music. Along with original songs, the album features a cover of the Radiohead track The Tourist as well as Bob Dylan's Ring Them Bells
 
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Alternative Names
Edgar Meyer Amerikaans componist

Edgar Meyer amerikansk komponist

Edgar Meyer amerikansk kompositör

Edgar Meyer compositeur et contrebassiste

Edgar Meyer contrabbassista e compositore statunitense

Edgar Meyer músico estadounidense

Edgar Meyer US-amerikanischer Kontrabassist und Komponist

Edgar Meyer yhdysvaltalainen muusikko

إدغار ماير موسيقي أمريكي

ادگار میر آهنگساز آمریکایی

エドガー・メイヤー

愛德嘉·邁耶爾

Languages
English (59)

German (10)

Chinese (1)

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