WorldCat Identities

Holmes, Rupert

Overview
Works: 208 works in 422 publications in 4 languages and 7,304 library holdings
Genres: Excerpts  Musicals  Fiction  Scores  Drama  Musical fiction  Popular music  Film soundtracks  Rock music  Vocal scores 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Performer, Librettist, Arranger, Conductor, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewee, Recipient, Singer, Honoree, Producer, Instrumentalist, Other
Classifications: M1507, 782.14
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Where the truth lies : a novel by Rupert Holmes( Book )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assigned to tell the story of popular 1960s comedy team Lanny Morris and Vince Collins, O'Connor, a feisty young journalist known for her celebrity interviews, sets out to discover the mystery behind the desteuction of their friendship, becoming increasingly involved with both men, one of whom could be a murderer
Swing : a mystery by Rupert Holmes( Book )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz musician Ray Sherwood, playing at the 1940 Golden Gate International Exposition on the newly created Treasure Island in San Francisco Bay, simultaneously becomes involved with a beautiful and talented Berkeley student who seeks his help in orchestrating her highly original composition, and in the investigation into a mysterious Frenchwoman who plunges to her death from the island's emblematic Tower of the Sun
Guardians of the galaxy( Recording )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The latest big screen offering from Marvel Comics comes with its special mixtape featuring twelve classic rock and pop hits. Among the tracks are David Bowie's Moonage Daydream; Blue Swede's Hooked on a Feeling; and Norman Greenbaum's Spirit in the Sky
The mystery of Edwin Drood : a new musical by Rupert Holmes( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billboard top hits, 1979( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curtains : original Broadway cast recording by John Kander( Recording )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mystery of Edwin Drood : the solve-it-yourself Broadway musical by Rupert Holmes( )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guardians of the galaxy : [songs from the motion picture] by Tyler Bates( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the far reaches of space, an American pilot named Peter Quill stole an orb coveted by the villainous Ronan. In order to evade Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a group of misfits. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand, with the galaxy's fate in the balance. Deluxe edition includes the twelve songs and film score
The mystery of Edwin Drood : the solve-it-yourself Broadway musical : the original Broadway cast recording by Rupert Holmes( Recording )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curtains : vocal selections by John Kander( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The singer's musical theatre anthology. a collection of songs from the musical stage, categorized by voice type : the selections are presented in their authentic settings, excerpted from the original vocal scores by Richard Walters( )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each selection is an excerpt from the song that would be particularly useful for an audition, with a piano introduction of 2 measures or less. Some excerpts are from the middle or end of the song
The musician's daughter by Rupert Holmes( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1940, San Francisco. Jazz saxophonist Ray Sherwood has arrived in town on tour with the Jack Donovan Orchestra and plenty of bad memories. But when he meets two beautiful women on the same day, Ray is shaken out of his stupor. One of the women, Gail, wants his help in orchestrating her avant-garde composition Swing around the sun; the other will plunge to her death just moments after speaking to him. It soon turns out that there is more to Gail's motivation than meets the eye, and Ray is led along a trail of music, murder and espionage - all set against the ominous backdrop of America preparing for war."--Publisher description
The mystery of Edwin Drood : the 2012 new Broadway cast recording by Rupert Holmes( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swing : a mystery by Rupert Holmes( Recording )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While appearing with an orchestra at the 1940 World's Fair in San Francisco, a jazz musician becomes caught up in the death of a Frenchwoman, who plunges to her death shortly after asking for his help
Where the truth lies by Rupert Holmes( Recording )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unabridged
The mystery of Edwin Drood : original Broadway cast recording by Rupert Holmes( Recording )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accomplice : a comedy thriller by Rupert Holmes( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bewitched : music from the motion picture( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Forties( )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lazy afternoon by Barbra Streisand( Recording )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Where the truth lies : a novel
Alternative Names
Goldstein, David

Goldstein, David 1947-

Goldstein, David 1947 February 24-

Rupert Holmes American and British composer, singer-songwriter and author

Rupert Holmes Amerikaans zanger

Rupert Holmes amerikansk komponist og sanger

Rupert Holmes amerikansk komponist og songar

Rupert Holmes amerikansk kompositör och sångare

Rupert Holmes US-amerikanischer und britischer Komponist, Liedermacher und Autor

Руперт Холмс

홈즈, 루퍼트

ルパート・ホルムズ

Languages
English (118)

German (4)

French (3)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Swing : a mysteryThe mystery of Edwin Drood : the solve-it-yourself Broadway musicalCurtains : vocal selectionsThe singer's musical theatre anthology. a collection of songs from the musical stage, categorized by voice type : the selections are presented in their authentic settings, excerpted from the original vocal scoresThe musician's daughterSwing : a mysteryWhere the truth lies