WorldCat Identities

Heifetz, Jascha 1901-1987

Works: 4,388 works in 8,123 publications in 9 languages and 64,549 library holdings
Genres: Concertos  Sonatas  Arrangements (Music)  Biography  Art music  Excerpts  Suites  Preludes (Music)  Documentary films  Chamber music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Author, Conductor, Editor, Adapter, Other, Composer, Actor, Musician, Transcriber, Collector, Honoree, Lyricist, Contributor, Narrator, mcp
Classifications: M1012, 787.2
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jascha Heifetz
Violin concertos by Jascha Heifetz( )

23 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First work recorded Dec. 20, 1937 in Symphony Hall, Boston; 2nd work recorded Dec. 17, 1945 in the War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
Concertos by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Recording )

41 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin concertos by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart was not even fifteen years old when he began composing violin concertos that would serve as a backdrop at Salzburg receptions. An insatiable drive for independence would lead the young Konzertmeister to overtly challenge musical forms. He innovated with genres, humor, and frivolity, all of which can be heard in this delightful first collaboration between Isabelle Faust and the musicians of Il Giardino Armonico
Gershwin fantasy by George Gershwin( Recording )

8 editions published in 1998 in 3 languages and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Appassionato by Yo-Yo Ma( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yo-Yo Ma plays cello in performing some very romantic, mood-setting music. Features 15 tracks, including some from Brahms, Mendelssohn, Gershwin, Vivaldi, Saint-Saens, and more
Violin sonatas = Violinsonaten = Sonates pour violon by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2013 and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cesar Franck's passionate and sunny Violin Sonata has long been regarded as one of the greatest in the repertoire, and is the work of a composer at the height of his powers. Richard Strauss's Violin Sonata, composed a year after Franck's in 1887, is the work of a young composer on the cusp of discovering his mature voice; lyrical and sumptuous, it has all the hallmarks of his later style
Escape to paradise : the Hollywood album by Daniel Hope( )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his latest album, Daniel Hope shines a new light on Hollywood scores as he takes a widescreen musical journey, seeking out the echoes of exiled European composers, such as Miklos R©đzsa, John Waxman, Hanns Eisler, Erich Wolfgang Korngold. The centerpiece is the famous violin concerto by Erich Wolfgang Korngold. The album also contains contemporary soundtrack classics such as Schindler℗þs List, American Beauty and Cinema Paradiso to reflect on the strong musical influence the Exile composer had and still has on contemporary film composers
The magic of Jascha Heifetz : remastered by Jascha Heifetz( )

6 editions published in 2016 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heifetz : it ain't necessarily so by Jascha Heifetz( )

4 editions published in 2006 and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heifetz by Jascha Heifetz( Recording )

46 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto in D, op. 61 by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

47 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sasha plays romantic Russian rarities by Alexander Sitkovetsky( )

2 editions published in 2001 and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonatas & dances for violin by Dmitry Sitkovetsky( )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 2nd-4th works for violin and piano; the 4th work originally for flute and piano; the 5th and 14th works originally for orchestra; the Dvorak and Brahms works originally for piano, 4 hands; the Bartok, Granados, Albeniz, and Ravel works originally for piano; the Wieniawski works originally for violin and orchestra
Beethoven and Brahms concertos by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jascha Heifetz, the supreme by Jascha Heifetz( )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonatas & partitas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonate für Violine solo Nr. 1 g-Moll, BWV 1001 / Sonate Nr. 2 a-Moll, BWV 1003 / Sonate Nr. 3 C-Dur, BWV 1005 / Partita für Violine solo Nr. 1 h-Moll, BWV 1002 / Partita Nr. 2 d-Moll, BWV 1004 / Partita Nr. 3 E-Dur, BWV 1006
The legendary Heifetz by Jascha Heifetz( )

4 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic content and Spanish and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tango song and dance by Anne-Sophie Mutter( )

2 editions published in 2003 and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mastercellist : legendary recordings, 1956-1978 by Mstislav Rostropovich( )

2 editions published in 2002 and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of violin : a film( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features archival performance footage and interviews. This film profiles the world of the violin in the 20th century and its most outstanding performers ... some silent, and later resynchronised, film footage--Container
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Alternative Names

controlled identityHoyl, Jim, 1901-1987

Cheifec, Iosif Ruvimovič 1901-1987

Cheifec, Jaša 1901-1987

Cheifecas Josifas

Chejfec, Iosif Ruvimovič, 1901-1987

Chejfec, Jaša 1901-1987

Haifeizi, 1901-1987

Hefets, Yasha, 1901-

Ḥefets, Yasha 1901-1987

Heifecas J.

Heifecas Jaša

Heifecs, Jaša, 1901-1987

Heifets, Yasha 1901-1987


Heifetz I(osef) R(uvinovich)

Heifetz, J. 1901-1987

Heifetz, Jaša

Heifetz, Jascha

Heifetz, Jascha, 1901-

Heifetz, Jasha

Heifetz, Jasha 1901-1987

Heifetz Joseph

Heifetzas Jascha

Heifitz, Jascha 1901-1987

Hejfec, Â.

Hejfec, ša.

Hejfec, Iosif Ruvimovič.

Hejfec, Iоsif Ruvimоvič

Hoyl Jim

Hoyl, Jim, 1901-

Hoyl, Jim 1901-1987

Jaša Heifecs

Jascha Heifetz

Jascha Heifetz (1901-1987)

Jascha Heifetz litevský houslista

Jascha Heifetz Lithuanian violinist

Jascha Heifetz muzikant uit Litouwen (1901-1987)

Jascha Heifetz russisch-amerikanischer Violinist

Jascha Heifetz skrzypek amerykański

Jascha Heifetz violinista lituano

Jascha Heifetz violoniste russe naturalisé américain

Jascha Heifetzas

Jasha Heifetz

Jim Hoyl

Kheĭfet︠s︡, I︠A︡sha

Kheĭfet︠s︡, I︠A︡sha 1901-1987

Robertowicz, Josif

Turina-Heifetz, .. 1901-1987

Хейфец И. Р. 1901-1987

Хейфец Иосиф Робертович

Хейфец, Иосиф Робертович, 1901-1987

Хейфец, Иосиф Рувимович, 1901-1987

Хейфец Я.

Хейфец Яша

Хейфец, Яша, 1901-1987

Хейфиц И.Р.

Јаша Хајфец

Յաշա Հայֆեց

חפץ, יאשה

חפץ, ישה 1901-1987

יאשה חפץ כנר יהודי

یاشا هایفتز

ยาสชา ไฮเฟตซ์

იაშა ხეფეცი

야샤 하이페츠

하이페츠, J. 1901-1987

ハイフェッツ, ヤッシャ


海菲兹, 1901-1987