WorldCat Identities

Smallens, Alexander 1889-1972

Overview
Works: 286 works in 390 publications in 4 languages and 2,352 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Operas  Documentary films  Historical films  Romance fiction  Original cast recordings  Live sound recordings  Nonfiction films  Love stories 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author, Depicted
Classifications: PS3515.E98, 782.1
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The plow that broke the plains ; The river( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plow that broke the plains" depicts the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the settlement of the prairies by cattlemen and farmers through the World War I boom to drought and depression. "The river" traces life in the Mississippi River Valley during the previous 150 years, showing the consequences of sharecropping, soil exhaustion, unchecked erosion and floods, and concludes with scenes of regional planning, TVA development and federal efforts
Porgy & Bess : original Broadway cast by George Gershwin( Recording )

20 editions published between 1936 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three songs from a radio presentation of Porgy and Bess
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

14 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in English and German and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first complete recording of the opera based on Gershwin's original score, restoring the material cut by Gershwin during rehearsals for the New York premiere in 1935, was made by the Cleveland Orchestra under Lorin Maazel in 1976, in time for the U.S. Bicentennial"--Wikipedia (Feb 2007)
Lawrence Tibbett : Verdi, Rossini, Bizet, Gershwin by Lawrence Tibbett( Recording )

2 editions published in 1989 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Babes in Toyland by Victor Herbert( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original motion picture soundtrack to Victor Herbert's operetta, with Laurel and Hardy
Historic Gershwin recordings by George Gershwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera arias & concert songs, 1928-1940 : Opera arias & sound tracks, 1935-1939( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in Italian and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace Moore sings by Grace Moore( Recording )

1 edition published in 1951 in Italian and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Babes in Toyland : selections from the operetta by Victor Herbert( Recording )

3 editions published between 1946 and 1957 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love me forever by Grace Moore( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin concerto in E minor by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Recording )

in No Linguistic content and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Innehåller även: Calm sea and prosperous voyage, op. 27 / Mendelssohn
The plow that broke the plains by Pare Lorentz( Visual )

3 editions published between 1936 and 1987 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Presents the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the settlement of the prairies by cattlemen and farmers through the World War I boom to the years of depression and drought"--Educational film locator, 1978
Feuermann in concert by Emanuel Feuermann( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy and Bess : selections from George Gershwin's folk opera by George Gershwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World at war( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictorial record, taken completely from news reels and captured enemy films, of the war and the trend toward war, 1931-1941. Shows the events in Asia and Europe that led to the attack on Pearl Harber and American involvement
Porgy by DuBose Heyward( Book )

6 editions published between 1942 and 1954 in English and Italian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, Blevins Davis and Robert Breen present "Porgy and Bess," music by George Gershwin, libretto by DuBose Heyward, lyrics by DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin (based on the play, "Porgy," by Dorothy and DuBose Heyward), directed by Robert Breen, musical director Alexander Smallens, settings by Wolfgang Roth, costumes by Jed Mace, assistant musical director Samuel Matlowsky, choral director Eve Jessye, assistant musical conductor William Jonson
Carnaval overture, op. 92 by Antonín Dvořák( Recording )

1 edition published in 1952 and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter and the wolf, op. 67 : a symphonic story for children by Sergey Prokofiev( Recording )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plow that broke the Plains : original soundtrack recording ; A Tuesday in November : original soundtrack recording by Virgil Thomson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights from "Porgy and Bess" by George Gershwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Alexander Smallens American conductor

Alexander Smallens Amerikaans dirigent (1889-1972)

סמולנס, אלכסנדר 1889-1972

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