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White, Willard

Overview
Works: 345 works in 934 publications in 8 languages and 13,802 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Film adaptations  Musical settings  Television programs  Fiction  History  Operas  Popular music  Jazz vocals 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Actor, Narrator, per, Vocalist, Instrumentalist, Speaker, Other
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Willard White
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin ( Recording )
107 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,060 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 )
30 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,501 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
Treemonisha by Scott Joplin ( Recording )
31 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 820 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
Othello by Trevor Nunn ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 542 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
L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1987 in Italian and German and held by 536 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
Paul McCartney's Liverpool oratorio by Paul McCartney ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elijah by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El Niño by John Adams ( Recording )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 391 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 348 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
Requiem, K. 626 Kyrie in D minor, K. 341 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in Latin and English and held by 337 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 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Acis and Galatea by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
33 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Acis and Galatea: Masque in Two Acts (First Version), HWV 49. Libretto: John Gay, Alexander Pope and John Hughes
A child of our time by Michael Tippett ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 264 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
Le grand macabre by György Ligeti ( Recording )
8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An operatic interpretation of the children's book The Little Prince (Le Petit Prince) written by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
The love of three oranges by Sergey Prokofiev ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 220 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
El Niño by John Adams ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Jesus, Mary and Joseph through a sequence of separate numbers, shifting between narration and reflection, but always through the image of modern-day Marys
Lyrische Symphonie Symphonische Gesänge by Alexander Zemlinsky ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in German and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mozart's The magic flute ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in German and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The young prince Tamino is being pursued by a horrible snake and finds himself in the lands belonging to the Queen of the Night. After the Queen's Ladies help kill the snake, Tamino meets Papageno, the Queen's bird catcher. It is revealed to Tamino that a distant king, Sarastro, has abducted the Queen's beautiful daughter, Pamina. After seeing her portrait, Tamino quickly falls in love. With the help of a magic flute, given to him by the Queen, Tamino and Papageno go on a quest to save Pamina. Meanwhile, in Sarastro's palace, Pamina is being tormented by the slavekeeper, Monostatos. Tamino and Papageno arrive and are surprised to find that Sarastro is not the cruel tyrant they thought. It turns out that Sarastro abducted Pamina because the gods had intended that she was to marry Tamino. After passing a series of tests by the Priests, Tamino is granted Pamina's hand
Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis by Ralph Vaughan Williams ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
White, Bill Mayon-.
White Willard W. 1946-....
White, Williard 1946-
WILLARD W WHITE
Languages
English (243)
German (25)
French (11)
Latin (8)
Italian (4)
Hebrew (4)
Dutch (3)
Spanish (1)
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