WorldCat Identities

Hess, Myra Dame 1890-1965

Overview
Works: 689 works in 1,126 publications in 4 languages and 10,731 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Cantatas  Chorale preludes  Concertos  Suites  Nonfiction films  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Biographical films 
Roles: Arranger, Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Transcriber, Editor, Adapter, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Honoree, Correspondent, Musician, Actor
Classifications: M21.F63, 786.2
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Two hands by Leon Fleisher( Recording )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesu, joy of man's desiring; the chorale from Cantata no. 147 by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

43 editions published between 1926 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voix: Choeur d'enfants (3) ; Allemand
The art of the piano = L'art du piano = El arte del piano = Āto ofu piano by Christian Labrande( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the worlds of the piano's greatest exponents through performance footage taken from film and television archives; includes commentary by Piotr Anderszewski, Daniel Barenboim, Schuyler Chapin, Cilin Davis, Gary Graffman, Evgeny Kissin, Zoltan Kocsis, Stephen Kovacevich, Paul Myers, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, György Sandor & Tamás Vásáry
Bach a strange beauty by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano transcriptions by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myra Hess by Myra Hess( Recording )

12 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encore! by Katia Labèque( )

5 editions published in 1992 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hess by Myra Hess( )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sextet in B-flat major, op. 18 ; Piano trio no. 1 in B major, op. 8 by Johannes Brahms( )

4 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yvonne Lefébure joue J.-S. Bach by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

2 editions published in 1990 and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dinu Lipatti by Dinu Lipatti( Recording )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1999 and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bach transcriptions and modern Australian piano music by Trevor Barnard( )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2010 and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano works by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano virtuoso( )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orchestra of one( )

2 editions published in 2009 and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaconne Klavier Werken by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

2 editions published in 2009 and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listen to Britain and other films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of six films (and one bonus film) by one of the greatest figures in the celebrated British Documentary Film Movement. He is most remembered for the way his work reflects the concerns and conditions of World War II era in the United Kingdom. In these pictures, Jennings's impressive aesthetic arsenal helped to expand the scope and vocabulary of documentary films
Piano trio no. 2 in C major, op. 87( )

1 edition published in 1994 and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden age of the piano a documentary on the great pianists of the twentieth century( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes piano's invention, how it differs from a harpsichord, names important composers and pianists, shows how the industrial revolution affected the origin of the piano, and points out how the work of certain pianists influenced the following generations of pianists
Concerto in A minor, op. 54 Études symphoniques, op. 13 by Robert Schumann( Recording )

5 editions published in 1966 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The art of the piano = L'art du piano = El arte del piano = Āto ofu piano
Alternative Names
DAME MYRA HESS

Hess.

Hess, Dama Myra.

Hess Dame Myra 1890-1965

Hess, M. 1890-1965

Myra Hess britische Pianistin

Myra Hess britisk pianist

Myra Hess Brits pianiste (1890-1965)

Myra Hess brittisk pianist

Myra Hess, Júlia

Myra Hess pianista inglese

Myra Hess pianiste britannique

Myra Hess pianistka brytyjska

Myra Hessová

Хесс, Майра

מיירה הס

マイラ・ヘス

Languages
English (60)

Spanish (3)

German (2)

Dutch (2)

Covers
The art of the piano = L'art du piano = El arte del piano = Āto ofu piano