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Vernon, Roland 1961-

Overview
Works: 33 works in 148 publications in 7 languages and 6,664 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Suspense fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: ML3930.M9, 780.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roland Vernon
Introducing Mozart by Roland Vernon( Book )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of the eighteenth-century Austrian composer, from his acclaim as a child prodigy through his prolific musical career to his early death in 1791 at age thirty-five
Introducing Bach by Roland Vernon( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the childhood and early musical training of the prolific eighteenth-century German composer as well as the influences and historical events that shaped his adult life
Introducing Beethoven by Roland Vernon( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the composer and the influences and historical events that shaped his life
Introducing Gershwin by Roland Vernon( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at influences and historical events affecting the life of the American Jewish composer - Time chart
Introducing Vivaldi by Roland Vernon( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life and times of eighteenth-century Italian composer and violinist, Antonio Vivaldi. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Introducing Chopin by Roland Vernon( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and Chinese and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and work of the Polish composer who wrote music for the piano
Introducing Stravinsky by Roland Vernon( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of the twentieth-century composer from Russia who spent most of his life in France and the United States and who wrote a wide variety of works, from ballets to symphonies
Introducing Verdi by Roland Vernon( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the historical events and influences that shaped the life of the Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi
Star in the east : Krishnamurti, the invention of a Messiah by Roland Vernon( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark enchantment by Roland Vernon( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The good wife's castle by Roland Vernon( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piet Steyn and Granville St Clair happen both to be out walking at dawn on a country lane when they unintentionally become joint witnesses of a domestic tragedy. There is one aspect of what they see that morning which they feel compelled to keep secret - a decision that will later have appalling repercussions for them both
The maestro's voice by Roland Vernon( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York, 1926. Rocco Campobello, the great tenor u one of the most revered entertainers in the world u collapses on stage
Chopin by J. Cuthbert Hadden( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First appearing in 1903, this is perhaps the first truly well-balanced account of Chopin as a man and Chopin as a composer, in English. The author describes Chopin's life and activities from his early days in Warsaw to the days he spent in London, Paris, Vienna, and elsewhere. The author gives accounts of the enthusiasm Other which Chopin's works were received, early reviews, Chopin's own reactions to the places he visited and the people he saw, and much more. Also included are numerous lett
Chopin by Bożena Weber( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series looks at the influences and historical events that shaped the lives of the great composers. Illustrated in full-color, making use of contemporary works of art, these books provide an essential introduction to the lives of those who produced some of the world's most enduring music
Ba ha by Wei nong( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jin ru zuo qu jia de shi jie by Roland Vernon( Book )

9 editions published in 1998 in Chinese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nagy zeneszerzők élete : Vivaldi, Bach, Mozart, Beethoven by Roland Vernon( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in Hungarian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star in the East : the story of Jiddu Krishnamurti by Roland Vernon( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20th century pop culture set by Roland Vernon( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Geraldine Farrar (1882-1967), Lawrence Tibbett (1896-1960) by Roland Vernon( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Roland Vernon Writer

Vernón, Rolánt

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Introducing BachIntroducing BeethovenIntroducing GershwinIntroducing VivaldiIntroducing ChopinIntroducing StravinskyIntroducing VerdiStar in the east : Krishnamurti, the invention of a Messiah