WorldCat Identities

Haymon, Cynthia

Overview
Works: 114 works in 381 publications in 5 languages and 6,835 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Drama  Excerpts  Oratorios  Film adaptations  Musical films  Musicals  Symphonies  Songs and music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Actor, Other, Vocalist, Author, s=s, Contributor
Classifications: M1500.P83, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cynthia Haymon
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

40 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,496 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)
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

63 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera stage production of the Gershwins' classic musical drama Porgy and Bess, which portrays the lives of the occupants of Catfish Row. The television production was shot using the recording made of the 1989 production for its soundtrack
A child of our time by Michael Tippett( )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the 1938 assassination of a German diplomat in Paris by Jewish refugee Herschel Grynszpan, which led to Germany's Kristallnacht
Porgy & Bess : highlights by George Gershwin( )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gershwin composed part of Porgy and Bess during the summer of 1934, living on an island near Charleston, where the opera takes place
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian, and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
The Gershwins' Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revered for its legendary score by George Gershwin, Dubose and Dorothy Heyward, and Ira Gershwin, Porgy and Bess has been reimagined and reinvigorated for the modern stage by a team that includes Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks, musical adapter Diedre L. Murray and director Diane Paulus. It's the New Broadway Cast Recording of one of the most beloved works of the American musical theatre
Thomas and Beulah by Amnon Wolman( )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where the music comes from : American songs by Cynthia Haymon( )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'incoronazione di Poppea : dramma in musica in un prologo e tre atti by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

11 editions published in 2005 in Italian and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 2 ("Lobgesang") : in B flat major op. 52 by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( )

4 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Undetermined and German and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King : a musical testimony by Richard Blackford( Recording )

7 editions published in 1990 in 3 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'incoronazione di Poppea = Poppea's coronation : dramma in musica in un prologo e tre atti = opera in a prologue and three acts by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Italian and English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Coronation of Poppea (L'Incoronazione di Poppea) tells the amoral story of the Roman Emperor Nero's love affair with the scheming and seductive Poppea, with evil triumphing over good, while the allegorical figures from the Prologue - Fortune, Virtue and Love look on
Symphony no 2 : "Lobgesang" by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( )

2 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La grabación de Rattle está entre lo mejor de Porgy and Bess. Hay tal complicidad en todos los implicados, cantantes, orquesta y coro, que hace de esta una gran representación de la ópera de George Gershwin
Complete symphonies ; Overture, the Hebrides by Felix ( Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gershwin by George Gershwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical sketch of the composer, along with selected excerpts from his music
Monteverdi cycle : L'Orfeo, Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria, L'incoronazione di Poppea, Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda : 7 DVD set by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four operas by Claudio Monteverdi, first performed 1607-1643
Simon Rattle : American music by Simon Rattle( Recording )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great arias & ensembles from your favourite operas( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Cynthia Haymon

Cynthia Haymon American soprano

Cynthia Haymon Amerikaans zangeres

Cynthia Haymon soprán Meiriceánach

Cynthia Haymon US-amerikanische Opernsängerin

Languages
English (156)

Italian (25)

German (24)

French (1)

Dutch (1)