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Tilson Thomas, Michael 1944-

Works: 1,612 works in 3,747 publications in 11 languages and 60,047 library holdings
Genres: Symphonies  Live sound recordings  Cantatas  Songs and music  Musicals  Excerpts  Documentary films  Songs  Interviews  Orchestral music 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Host, Narrator, Author, Director, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Arranger, Other, Commentator, Composer, Scenarist, Singer, Editor, Speaker
Classifications: M1530, 782.48
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Most widely held works by Michael Tilson Thomas
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir's greatest hits : 22 best-loved favorites by Mormon Tabernacle Choir( Recording )

7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keeping score : Stravinsky's Rite of spring( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music director Michael Tilson Thomas and the musicians of the San Francisco Symphony go from the salons of St. Petersburg to the villages where Stravinsky found inspiration in the earthy power of Russian folk music and dance. Thomas then retraces Stravinsky's journey to the cultural crossroads of pre-war Paris, where the composer collaborates with the great impresario Diaghilev and his star dancer Nijinsky to develop the shocking, erotic, and violent evocation of pagan Russia that became The Rite of Spring. Includes a live performance of Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring and music from The Firebird by the San Francisco Symphony, with Thomas conducting
Das Klagende Lied by Gustav Mahler( )

33 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waldmarchen=Forest tale=Histoire de la Foret--Der Spielmann=The minstrel=Le menestrel--Hochzeitsstuck=Wedding piece=Le mariage
Symphony no. 7 by Gustav Mahler( )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mariss Jansons's international reputation as a Mahler conductor is indisputable. During his tenure as chief conductor of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Jansons did not record a full cycle of Mahler symphonies. With this new 2016 recording that project is now nearing completion. Mahler himself led the Concertgebouw Orchestra in the Dutch premiere of the Seventh in October 1909. How must the audience in the Main Hall have reacted to this whimsical work with its night-time atmosphere and eerie sounds? Although this vast symphony, featuring a number of unconventional instruments like the mandolin and guitar, did not catch on right away, it would slowly but surely win the hearts of music lovers everywhere
Copland the populist by Aaron Copland( )

6 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

30 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the Town: Musical Comedy in Two Acts. Book: Betty Comden and Adolph Green
Symphonies nos. 1 & 4 by Charles Ives( Recording )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Copland the modernist by Aaron Copland( Recording )

13 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romeo & Juliet : scenes from the ballet by Sergey Prokofiev( Recording )

11 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'oiseau de feu ; Le sacre du printemps ; Perséphone by Igor Stravinsky( Recording )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American journey by Charles Ives( Recording )

19 editions published in 2002 in 3 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American anthem : songs and hymns by Denyce Graves( Recording )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A collection of heartfelt songs and hymns commemorating the victims of our nation's tragedy [i.e. Sept. 11 terrorist attacks]. Net proceeds from the sale of this album will go to the American Red Cross"--Container
Cello concerto no. 1 ; Sonata no. 1 ; Romances by Camille Saint-Saëns( )

7 editions published in 1993 and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina burana by Carl Orff( Recording )

28 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in 7 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina Burana is a scenic cantata composed by Carl Orff in 1935 and 1936. It is based on 24 of the poems found in the medieval collection Carmina Burana
The desert music by Steve Reich( Recording )

49 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Desert Music: Cantata for chorus and orchestra. Text: various poets
Alma brasileira : music of Villa-Lobos by Heitor Villa-Lobos( Recording )

6 editions published in 1996 in Portuguese and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete music of Carl Ruggles by Carl Ruggles( Recording )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defining Dahl : the music of Ingolf Dahl by Ingolf Dahl( )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three places in New England by Charles Ives( Recording )

24 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three movements with related visual images in the accompanying filmstrip. The St. Gaudens movement consists partly of Civil War music. The Putnam's Camp movement is a dreamlike sequence with fragments of tunes from the American Revolution. The Stockbridge movement depicts a walk in a meadow on a Sunday morning. The work was completed in 1914
The four sections ; Music for mallet instruments, voices and organ by Steve Reich( Recording )

16 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in 6 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Nov. 1988 at CTS Studios, London
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Alternative Names
Kroskof, Moniek 1914-2005

Kroskof, Moshe

Kroskof, Moshe 1914-2005

Michael Tilson Thomas

Michael Tilson Thomas American conductor, pianist and composer

Michael Tilson Thomas Amerikaans dirigent

Michael Tilson Thomas chef d'orchestre, compositeur et pianiste

Michael Tilson Thomas direttore d'orchestra, pianista e compositore statunitense

Michael Tilson Thomas US-amerikanischer Dirigent, Pianist und Komponist

Michel Thomas American linguist and language teacher

Michel Thomas polnischer Polyglott, Linguist und Sprachlehrer

Michel Thomas Pools taalkundige (1914-2005)

MTT (Michael Tilson Thomas), 1944-

Thomas, M. T. 1944-

Thomas, M. Tilson 1944-


Thomas, Michael Tilson

Thomas, Michael Tilson, 1944-

Thomas, Michel

Tilson Thomas, M. 1944-

Tilson-Thomas, Michael

Tilson-Thomas, Michael 1944-

Tomashevsky, Michael 1944-

Μάικλ Τίλσον Τόμας Αμερικανός αρχιμουσικός, πιανίστας και συνθέτης

Мишель Томас

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מישל תומס

مایکل تیلسون توماس

میشل توماس زبان‌شناس لهستانی

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