WorldCat Identities

Meyer, Edgar (Bassist)

Works: 234 works in 540 publications in 3 languages and 18,250 library holdings
Genres: Bluegrass music  Folk music  Popular music  Arrangements (Music)  Chamber music  Music  Vocalises  Concertos  Chorale preludes  Fugues 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Arranger, Author, Speaker, Other, Musician
Classifications: M1630.18.M3, 781.62
Publication Timeline
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 )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published in 2001 in 4 languages and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The goat rodeo sessions by Yo-Yo Ma( Recording )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 810 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 780 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 734 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( )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 708 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 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This side by Nickel Creek (Musical group)( Recording )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second album by young Californian neo-bluegrass trio, following 2000's self-titled debut. On this record they further expand the scope of their music, playing on their numerous influences and embracing electric amplification, psychedelia, jazz singing and classical-style string quartet. Produced once again by renowned bluegrass artist Alison Krauss, it includes a cover of Pavement's 'Spit On A Stranger'
Bach trios by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

5 editions published in 2017 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 489 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
Perpetual motion by Béla Fleck( Recording )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 452 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
Concertos by Antonio Vivaldi( )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 441 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
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 )

7 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 433 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
The American seasons by Mark O'Connor( )

2 editions published in 2001 and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joshua judges Ruth by Lyle Lovett( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edgar Meyer by Edgar Meyer( )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 396 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 383 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 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bass & mandolin by Chris Thile( Recording )

5 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 333 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
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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

Myer, Edgar, 1960-

Эдгар Мейер

إدغار ماير موسيقي أمريكي

ادگار میر آهنگساز آمریکایی



English (69)

German (10)

Chinese (1)