WorldCat Identities

Kostal, Irwin

Works: 239 works in 597 publications in 3 languages and 12,098 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works  Musical films  Animated films  Fantasy films  History  Comedy films  Musicals 
Roles: Conductor, Arranger, Performer, Composer, Author, Adapter, Other, Instrumentalist, Creator, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Irwin Kostal
Most widely held works by Irwin Kostal
The sound of music : original Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

68 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story based upon the exploits of Maria Trapp and the Trapp Family Singers
Bedknobs and broomsticks by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An apprentice witch ... reluctantly takes in three orphan children [in 1940s England]. Though her first spells create more laughs than magic, Miss Price and the children soon find themselves swept away aboard a fantastic flying bed"--Container
Mary Poppins by Richard M Sherman( Recording )

42 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music from one of Disney's most beloved films comes alive in a collection that includes all the music from the movie as well as previously unreleased material and demo recordings that tell the story behind the songs
Mary Poppins by Julie Andrews( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An irrepressible nanny soars out of the London skies, bringing a carpetbag of magical adventures into the lives of the Bank's family on Cherry Tree Lane. Blends live-action and animation
Disney's a Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ebenezer Scrooge begins the Christmas holiday with his usual miserly contempt, barking at his faithful clerk and his cheery nephew. But when the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come take him on an eye-opening journey revealing truths Old Scrooge is reluctant to face, he must open his heart to undo years of ill will before it's too late
Encore! by Katia Labèque( )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

West Side story by Leonard Bernstein( )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vocal selections from "West Side Story"; based upon the stage play produced by Robert E. Griffith and Harold S. Prince
West Side story : the original score by Leonard Bernstein( )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie and Carol at Carnegie Hall ; : Julie and Carol at Lincoln Center by Julie Andrews( )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This remastered and first time CD showcases the distinctive talents of Andrews and Burnett and includes one of the most remarkable medleys in history in which the they sprint through forty-six notable songs
Greatest Christmas songs by Julie Andrews( Recording )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joy to the world (2:51) -- Irish carol (3:17) -- O little town of Bethlehem (2:43) -- Deck the halls (2:25) -- Angels from the realms of glory (2:30) -- The lamb of God (3:25) -- Away in a manger (3:28) -- Sunny bank (2:27) -- It came upon a midnight clear (3:13) -- Greensleeves (2:59) -- The bells of Christmas (2:54) -- God rest ye merry, gentlemen (3:03) -- Wexford carol (3:20) -- Jingle bells (2:59) -- It might as well be spring (from the musical "State fair") (2:27) -- Falling in love with love (2:19) -- Cheek to cheek (1:58)
Charlotte's web by E. B White( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Wilbur the pig and how, through his friendship with Charlotte the spider, he became famous and learned about life and death
West Side story : original Broadway cast recording by Leonard Bernstein( )

11 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program notes and synopsis by Roy Hemming, in English with German, French and Italian translations (36 p. : ill.) inserted in container
The sound of music by Robert Wise( Visual )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Austria in the 1930s. Ex-nun Maria (Julie Andrews) becomes the governess for a family of seven children who live in the shadow of their domineering and repressed widower father (Christopher Plummer). She brings love, music and excitement into the children's lives and also eventually begins to have an effect on their father. But just when things are looking up, the rise of Nazism and the threat of the coming war darkens all their futures. Includes a host of memorable songs, such as 'Do-Re-Mi', 'Climb Ev'ry Mountain', and 'My Favourite Things'
Dance of the Christmas doll ; Suite for orchestra ; Images for oboe and strings by Edward Thomas( )

2 editions published in 2014 and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonard Bernstein's New York by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasia by Yuja Wang( Recording )

4 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Along with being a groundbreaking film, Fantasia remains a favorite among many Disney fans. Along with the original soundtrack, this collection features bonus material that sheds more light into one of Disney's most acclaimed movies. Includes bonus tracks of "The Sorcerer's Apprentice" and "Peter and the Wolf" read by Sterling Holloway
Mickey's Christmas carol by Walt Disney( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's best-loved fantasy comes to life with a cast of Disney characters, as Ebenezer Scrooge [Scrooge McDuck] learns the true meaning of Christmas
Walt Disney's Fantasia : motion picture soundtrack( Recording )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Half a sixpence by David Heneker( Recording )

6 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pete's dragon by Walt Disney( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 9-year old boy and his pet dragon (invisible to all but him) run away from his foster parents
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Disney's a Christmas carol
West Side storyCharlotte's webWalt Disney's Fantasia : motion picture soundtrack
Alternative Names
Irwin Kostal

Irwin Kostal Amerikaans componist (1911-1994)

Irwin Kostal compositeur américain

Irwin Kostal compositore statunitense

Irwin Kostal US-amerikanischer Arrangeur, Komponist von Filmmusik und Dirigent

Kostal, Irwin James 1911-1994

Ирвин Костал

אירווין קוסטל

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English (178)

Spanish (4)

German (3)