WorldCat Identities

Holden, Amanda

Works: 10 works in 59 publications in 4 languages and 2,272 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Biography‡vDictionaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interactive multimedia  Manuscripts  Archives  Stories, plots, etc  Encyclopedias  Operas 
Roles: Translator, Librettist, Editor, Other, Author
Classifications: ML102.O6, 782.1026903
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Amanda Holden
The new Penguin opera guide( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides biographical sketches for nearly 850 composers along with articles on approximately 2,000 works
The Viking opera guide( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains audio-visual information embracing all operatic forms from early monodies and masques through all forms of grand, tragic and comic opera to operetta, the music dramas of recent years and the many musicals that continue to hold their place in the repertoire
The Penguin opera guide( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Penguin concise guide to opera by Amanda Holden( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a comprehensive guide to some of the most popular operas from the classic period to the present; and explores the careers of the great composers as well as descriptions of their operas
The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini( )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and German and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
The silver tassie : tragi-comic opera in four acts (1997-1999) by Mark-Anthony Turnage( )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il barbiere di Siviglia = The barber of Seville : a comic opera in three acts by Gioacchino Rossini( )

3 editions published in 2010 in Italian and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composition du matériel d'orchestre :, guitare ou harpe, timbales, grosse caisse et cordes
Penguinov Vodič kroz opere( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Croatian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bliss opera in three acts by Brett Dean( )

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

Bliss : opera in three acts by Brett Dean( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.37 (from 0.32 for The new Pe ... to 0.98 for Bliss : op ...)

The new Penguin opera guide
Alternative Names
Amanda Holden British musician, librettist and translator

Holden, Amanda 1948-

The Viking opera guideThe Penguin opera guideThe Penguin concise guide to opera