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Grofé, Ferde 1892-1972

Overview
Works: 872 works in 1,868 publications in 5 languages and 17,451 library holdings
Genres: Music  Excerpts  Arrangements (Music)  Drama  Overtures  Rhapsodies (Music)  Live sound recordings  History  Suites  Operas 
Roles: Arranger, Author, Conductor, Composer, Performer, Instrumentalist, Editor, Contributor, Adapter, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: M1003.G88, 784.2
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Grand Canyon suite by Ferde Grofé( Recording )

197 editions published between 1928 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program notes in English by Christopher Palmer
Rhapsody in blue Preludes for piano ; Short story ; Violin piece ; Second rhapsody for orchestra with piano ; For Lily Pons ; Sleepless night ; Promenade : walking the dog by George Gershwin( Recording )

64 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features Grosvenor playing three solo encores, one from each composer represented. For Saint-Saens, he's chosen Leopold Godowskys deliciously free transcription 'The Swan'. The famous cello solo from 'The Carnival of Animals'. Ravel is represented by a brief prelude that he wrote in 1913. And he performs Gershwins Piano Concerto and Rhapsody in Blue
Grand Canyon suite Mississippi suite by Ferde Grofé( Recording )

31 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grand Canyon suite by Ferde Grofé( )

26 editions published between 1923 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death Valley suite by Ferde Grofé( )

15 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Announcer states that the movements of the Death Valley Suite are Funeral Mountains, Forty-niner emigrant train, Desert water hole, and Sand Storm. Grofe composed the music based on narrative poems written by Dr. C.B.S. Evans. Before each movement, the announcer reads the poem used as the subject of the movement. This pre-recorded performance is broadcast for the first time at Death Valley on the occasion of the Death Valley Centennial celebration by the Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra conducted by Ferde Grofé (broadcast time was later on the same day as the recording). The second part of Frank Allan Hubbell's California Eldorado suite is also heard on this CBS radio broadcast
The jazz album a tribute to the jazz age by London Sinfonietta( )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in Undetermined and English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhapsody in blue ; An American in Paris ; Concerto in F by George Gershwin( Recording )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1998 and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great American Grofé by Ferde Grofé( )

3 editions published in 1997 and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Grand Canyon suite Concerto for piano & orchestra in D minor by Ferde Grofé( Recording )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grand Canyon Suite ; Mississippi Suite ; Death Valley Suite by Ferde Grofé( )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2012 and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhapsody in blue Piano concerto ; An American in Paris by George Gershwin( )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soundings by University of Cincinnati( )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhapsody in blue Songbook ; Piano concerto by George Gershwin( )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano concerto in F ; Rhapsody in blue ; Second rhapsody ; Variations on "I got rhythm" by George Gershwin( )

2 editions published in 2012 and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The proud and the damned by Ferde Grofé( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un grupo de cinco veteranos confederados de la Guerra Civil Americana, liderados por el sargento Will Hansen, se dirige a Sudamérica en busca de trabajo como mercenarios
Atlantic crossing by Ferde Grofé( Recording )

15 editions published between 1950 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studio recording. The first sides of discs 1-6 contain the orchestra warming up and a bell ringing to signal the start of recording, as well as, Atlantic Crossing. There are fairly long pauses in the music of disc 2 and 6. The second sides of these discs contained a variety of material. Disc 1 contains an alternate take of the material on side 1 of that disc. Discs 2 and 6 contain unidentified orchestra pieces. Disc 3 contains a oscillator tone sweep. Disc 4 contains an unidentified piece for solo voice and organ. Disc 5 contains an unidentified monologue with orchestral background
Piano concerto Rhapsody in blue by George Gershwin( Recording )

3 editions published in 2010 and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three shades of blue : for the piano by Ferde Grofé( )

6 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Grand Canyon suite
Alternative Names
Ferde Grofe

Ferde Grofé Amerikaans pianist (1892-1972)

Ferde Grofé amerikansk komponist og pianist

Ferde Grofé amerikansk kompositör och pianist

Ferde Grofé compositeur et chef d'orchestre

Ferde Grofé compositore e musicista statunitense

Ferde Grofé US-amerikanischer Komponist, Arrangeur und Dirigent

Ferdinand Grofé

Ferdinand Rudolph von Grofé

Grofé

Grofé, .. 1892-1972

Grofé, Ferde 1892-1972

Grofé, Ferdie.

Grofé, Ferdie 1892-1972

Grofe, Ferdinand

Grofé, Ferdinand R. Von 1892-1972

Grofé, Ferdinand Rudolf von.

Grofé, Ferdinand Rudolph von.

Grofé, Ferdinand Rudolph von 1892-1972

Von Grofé, Ferdinand Rudolph.

Von Grofé, Ferdinand Rudolph 1892-1972

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