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Knopfler, Mark

Works: 614 works in 2,173 publications in 7 languages and 23,209 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Popular music  Rock music  Trumpet music (Jazz)  Jazz vocals 
Roles: Performer, Author, Composer, Instrumentalist, Producer, Singer, Arranger, Musician, Lyricist, Other, Creator, Conductor, Contributor, Director, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Mark Knopfler
The Princess Bride by Rob Reiner( Visual )

62 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lowly stable boy, Westley, pledges his love to the beautiful Buttercup, only to be abducted and reportedly killed by pirates while Buttercup is betrothed to the evil Prince Humperdinck. Even as Buttercup herself is kidnapped by a giant, a scheming criminal mastermind, and a master Spanish swordsman, a mysterious masked pirate (could it be Westley?) follows in pursuit
Timeless by Hank Williams( Recording )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Local hero by Bill Forsyth( Visual )

36 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oil billionaire Happer sends Mac to a remote Scotish [sic] village to secure the property rights for an oil refinery they want to build. Mac teams up with Danny and starts the negotiations, the locals are keen to get their hands on the 'Silver Dollar' and can't believe their luck. However a local hermit and beach scavenger, Ben Knox, lives in a shack on the crucial beach which he also owns. Happer is more interested in the Northern Lights and Danny in a surreal girl with webbed feet, Marina. Mac is used to a Houston office with fax machines but is forced to negotiate on Bens terms
The long black veil by Chieftains( Recording )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is "a major collaboration album featuring some of the biggest artists in the music world, such as Sting, Mick Jagger and The Rolling Stones, Sinead O'Connor, Van Morrison, Tom Jones, Marianne Faithfull, Ry Cooder and Mark Knopfler, performing some of the best loved and known Irish tunes, ballads and songs."--Publisher
Impressions by Chris Botti( Recording )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and German and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD When I Fall in Love, Chris Botti has become the largest selling American jazz instrumental artist. On his album Impressions, Chris Botti performs with superstars Vince Gill, Herbie Hancock, Andrea Bocelli, David Foster, and Mark Knopfler
Duets by Van Morrison( Recording )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van Morrison releases the 35th album of his storied career. Here he has re-recorded some of his favorite songs with the help of fellow artists including Michael Buble, Mavis Staples, and his own daughter Shana Morrison
Chimes of freedom : the songs of Bob Dylan by Bob Dylan( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amnesty International presents a collection that pays homage to the work of Bob Dylan while also spotlighting various issues in the fight for human rights
Sultans of swing : the very best of Dire Straits by Dire Straits (Musical group)( Recording )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Croz by David Crosby( Recording )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock legend David Crosby releases his first new solo studio album in over twenty years. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee is joined by guests including Mark Knopfler and Wynton Marsalis on some of the tracks
Nothing like the sun by Sting( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his sophomore album Sting showcases more of a calm and subtle approach on the tracks. The album was heavily influenced by the death of his mother and the Civil War ravaged Latin America. Includes the hit single We'll Be Together
Sailing to Philadelphia by Mark Knopfler( Recording )

34 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Knopfler's first pop album in four years marks the singer-songwriter-guitarist's long-awaited return to the signature sound that made Dire Straits one of rock's most acclaimed and popular groups
Neck and neck by Chet Atkins( Recording )

34 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burn your playhouse down : the unreleased duets by George Jones( Recording )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country legend George Jones is joined by an eclectic array of artists for a collection of unreleased duets. Included are collaborations with Ricky Skaggs, Dolly Parton, Keith Richards, and Marty Stuart
Sultans of swing by Mark Knopfler( )

9 editions published between 1978 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Knopfler : a night in London by Mark Knopfler( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La princesa prometida The princess bride( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resumen: Después de buscar fortuna durante cinco años, Westley (Cary Elwes) retorna a su tierra para casarse con su amada, la bella Buttercup (Robin Wright Penn), a la que había jurado amor eterno. Sin embargo, para recuperarla habrá de enfrentarse a Vizzini (Wallace Shawn) y sus esbirros. Una vez derrotados éstos, tendrá que superar el peor de los obstáculos: el príncipe Humperdinck (Chris Sarandon) pretende desposar a la desdichada Buttercup, pese a que ella no lo ama, ya que sigue enamorada de Westley
Sultans of swing : live in Germany by Dire Straits (Musical group)( Visual )

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

Live recording of a performance in Germany in 1979
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Alternative Names
Knopfler, Marc 1949-

Knopfler, Mark Freuder

Mark Knofler

Mark Knopfler auteur, compositeur, guitariste et chanteur britannique

Mark Knopfler britisk låtskriver, gitarist og vokalist

Mark Knopfler Brits zanger

Mark Knopfler brytyjski muzyk rockowy, gitarzysta i wokalista (Dire Straits)

Mark Knopfler chitarrista britannico

Mark Knopfler chitarrista, cantautore e compositore britannico

Mark Knopfler English guitarist

Mark Knopfler Guitarrista británico

Mark Knopfler guitarrista inglés

Mark Knopfler schottischer Musiker (Dire Straits)

Mark Nofler

Марк Нопфлер

Марк Нопфлър

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