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White, Willard

Overview
Works: 354 works in 1,006 publications in 9 languages and 14,982 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Musical films  Musical settings  Filmed operas  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television programs  Operas 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Actor, Narrator, per, Author, Vocalist, Instrumentalist, Musician, Speaker, Other
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Willard White
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

93 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,644 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)
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,470 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
Treemonisha by Scott Joplin( Recording )

38 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Treemonisha, who, because of her education, becomes a leader of her people in up country Arkansas in the later half of the 19th century
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in Italian and German and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taped at La Monnaie in Brussels in May 1998, this production of Monteverdi's L'Orfeo has become an operatic classic in a few short years. Choreographer/director Trisha Brown, conductor René Jacobs, and designer Roland Aeschlimann have created an ideal fusion of words, action, sight, and sound, one that never lets the viewer down and manages to tell the story in an elegant, unusual, and ultimately intensely moving manner
Othello by Trevor Nunn( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Price presents the special stage-to-screen studio production of the Royal Shakespeare Company's presentation of Othello by William Shakespeare, directed by Trevor Nunn
Paul McCartney's Liverpool oratorio by Paul McCartney( Recording )

27 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elijah by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Recording )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An oratorio after words from the Old Testament, Op.70
El Niño by John Adams( Recording )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kaddish Symphony no. 3 ; Chichester psalms by Leonard Bernstein( )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Hebrew and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handel's Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Messiah is performed by a combination of winds and strings, as Handel originally wrote it, at the Cardiff Festival of Choirs
Requiem, K. 626 Kyrie in D minor, K. 341 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

14 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amahl and the night visitors by Gian Carlo Menotti( Visual )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rejoice in the simple story of the crippled boy Amahl and his devoted mother who live in poverty among the shepherds of Jerusalem. Then one starlit night, some strangers appear at their door: Three Kings who are on their way to Bethlehem."--Container
Acis and Galatea by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

36 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acis and Galatea: Masque in Two Acts (First Version), HWV 49. Libretto: John Gay, Alexander Pope and John Hughes
Le grand macabre by Gyrgy Ligeti( Recording )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NIELSEN, Inga (soprano). FREDRICKS, Olive (mezzo-soprano). HAAGE, Peter (tenor). WELLER, Dieter (baritone). DANISH RADIO CHORUS. DANISH RADIO ORCHESTRA. HOWARTH, Elgar (conductor)
The little prince an opera based on the book by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry by Rachel Portman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An operatic interpretation of the children's book The Little Prince (Le Petit Prince) written by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
A child of our time by Michael Tippett( Recording )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 228 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
Bluebeard's castle by Bla Bartk( )

9 editions published in 2009 in Hungarian and Undetermined and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herzog Blaubarts Burg: Oper in einem Akt, Sz 48. Libretto: Bela Balazs
The love of three oranges by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sergei Prokofiev's "Love of three oranges" is filled with comic strips extravaganza and alive with tumblers, jugglers and colossal puppets. Come to know the hypochondriac son of the King of Clubs who must be make to laugh lest he perish. Rejoice in his antics on his quest for the love of three magical oranges
Lyrische Symphonie Symphonische Gesänge by Alexander Zemlinsky( Recording )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in German and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
White Willard W. 1946-....

White, Willard Wentworth 1946-

White, Williard 1946-

WILLARD W WHITE

Willard White basso-baritono britannico

Willard White britisch-jamaikanischer Bass-Bariton

Willard White Jamaican-born British operatic bass-baritone

Languages
English (246)

German (20)

Latin (14)

French (11)

Hungarian (8)

Italian (5)

Dutch (5)

Hebrew (4)

Spanish (1)

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