WorldCat Identities

Arlen, Harold 1905-1986

Works: 1,883 works in 4,221 publications in 10 languages and 33,477 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Composer, Performer, Musician, Singer, Lyricist, Conductor, Creator, Actor, Instrumentalist, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Harold Arlen
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

83 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Recording )

64 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out the great wizard in order to return to Kansas
A star is born by George Cukor( Visual )

47 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a band singer is discovered and guided to heights of show-business success by an alcoholic ex-matinee idol, she performs one superb song after another in a production that exhilarates with its craft and style even as its story moves toward a heartbreaking finale. Special features include: alternate filmings of four musical numbers and one dramatic sequence, and much more
Over the rainbow by Eric Puybaret( Book )

19 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and German and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the well-known song with paintings of a young girl's search for happiness
Duets by Tony Bennett( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary crooner Tony Bennett returns with a new collection of superstar duets that includes collaborations with Carrie Underwood, Josh Groban, and Lady Gaga. Duets II also includes Bennett and Amy Winehouse performing Body and Soul
Live in Paris by Diana Krall( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Burns jazz the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Legends, icons & rebels : music that changed the world by Robbie Robertson( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to more than two dozen legendary music artists who significantly influenced the landscape of music for generations to come, from Ray Charles and Bob Dylan to Chuck Berry and Johnny Cash
The country girl by George Seaton( Visual )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Elgin is an alcoholic actor and singer who gets a second change at stardom. His long suffering wife, Georgie, and their marriage is put to the test. Frank is desperate to make a come back and Bernie Dodd is the hotshot Broadway director in need of a "name" star for his new stage production. Georgie is both weary of her husband's weaknesses and Dodd's motives. When Georgie appears to be dragging Frank down, Bernie tries to force her to leave
The Wizard of Oz : vocal selections by Harold Arlen( )

35 editions published between 1938 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music goes round and around the golden years of Tin Pan Alley, 1930-1939 by New World Records( Recording )

7 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

And then we wrote American composers and lyricists sing, play, and conduct their own songs by Victor Herbert( Recording )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Harold Arlen songbook by Harold Arlen( )

7 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duets by Elton John( Recording )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duets is a compilation of 19 classic duets while including four new recordings. This collection includes collaborations with stars of pop, country, soul, disco, rock, songwriters of a bygone era and stars of Broadway and opera
Bloomer girl original cast album by Harold Arlen( Recording )

20 editions published between 1949 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the musical
Greatest love songs by Frank Sinatra( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of the artist as a young man 1923-1934 by Louis Armstrong( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soulville by Ben Webster( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House of flowers by Harold Arlen( Book )

10 editions published between 1954 and 1968 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvin Theatre, Saint Subber presents Truman Capote and Harold Arlen's new musical "House of Flowers," starring Pearl Bailey, book by Truman Capote, music by Harold Arlen, lyrics by Capote and Arlen, direction by Peter Brook, sets and costumes by Oliver Messel, dances and musical numbers by Herbert Ross, lighting by Jean Rosenthal, musical director Jerry Arlen, orchestrations Ted Royal with Diahann Carroll, Juanita Hall, Ray Walston, Dino DiLuca, Rawn Spearman, Geoffrey Holder, Ada Moore, Enid Mosier, Dolores Harper, and Frederick O'Neal
Oz by Harold Arlen( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Over the rainbow
Alternative Names
Archer, Harold

Arelen, Harold


Arlen & Harburg

Arlen, Cis, 1905-1986

Arlen, Harald

Ārlens, Herolds, 1905-1986

Arluck, Chaim.

Arluck, Harold.

Arluck Harold 1905-1986

Arluck, Hyman.

Arluck Hyman 1905-1986

Arluk Chaim 1905-1986

Harold Arlen Amerikaans musicus, songwriter en musicalproducent

Harold Arlen amerikansk komponist

Harold Arlen amerikansk kompositör

Harold Arlen amerykański kompozytor

Harold Arlen compositeur américain

Harold Arlen compositore statunitense

Harold Arlen US-amerikanischer Komponist, Oscarpreisträger für „Somewhere Over the Rainbow“

Harolds Arlēns

Арлен, Г. (Гарольд), 1905-1986

Арлен, Гарольд, 1905-1986

Гарольд Арлен

הרולד ארלן

هارولد آرلن آهنگساز آمریکایی

هارولد آرلين

アレン, H.

アレン, ハロルド




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