WorldCat Identities

Holden, Amanda

Overview
Works: 18 works in 65 publications in 2 languages and 2,764 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Dictionaries  Television adaptations  History  Film adaptations  Biography‡vDictionaries  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Stories, plots, etc 
Roles: Translator, Librettist, Editor, Other
Classifications: ML50.M939, 782.1
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  Amanda Holden Publications about Amanda Holden
Publications by  Amanda Holden Publications by Amanda Holden
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 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides biographical sketches for nearly 850 composers along with articles on approximately 2,000 works
The Viking opera guide ( Book )
15 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Searchable articles, music, and illustrations covering more than 800 composers and over 1,500 operas. Offers more than three hours of musical excerpts, over 300 pictures, and pronunciation guide
The Penguin opera guide ( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 322 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 238 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 (highlights) by Gioacchino Rossini ( )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and German and held by 162 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
Ariodante an opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The king of Scotland's daughter is treacherously accused of infidelity to her fiancé in this tale of trickery, betrayal, mistaken identity and sexual jealousy"--Container
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi ( )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded Mar. 30-Apr. 15, 1932 at Teatro alla Scala, Milan, Italy
A masked ball [Highlights] by Giuseppe Verdi ( )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mozart's Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A complete, newly translated libretto featuring foreign/English translation side-by-side, plus music examples
The silver tassie by Mark-Anthony Turnage ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded In 2009, Jonathan Miller directed and Miguel Harthbedoya conducted the English National Opera as they performed La Boheme. Featured performers include: Alfie Boe, Melody Moore, Roland Wood, and Hanan Alattar
The magic flute: easy piano picture book by Amanda Holden ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grade level: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, e, i, s
The magic flute : easy piano picture book by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( )
1 edition published in 1990 and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lohengrin : opera in 3 acts by Richard Wagner ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lohengrin appears to defend Princess Elsa of Brabant from the false accusation of killing her younger brother. According to Wagner the Grail imbues the Knight of the Swan with mystical powers that can only be maintained if their nature is kept secret; hence the danger of Elsa's question. The most famous piece from Lohengrin is the "Bridal Chorus" ("Here Comes the Bride"), still played at many Western weddings
Bliss ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
ABC TV, Opera Australia and The Australia Council for the Arts present Bliss, a new Australian opera and adaption of Peter Carey's award-winning landmark first novel. A live (AEDT) performance of this bold production will be screened live from the Sydney Opera House. -- Container
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
Celebrating the Carpenters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Amanda Holden and Ronan Keating introduce a programme featuring brand new versions of The Carpenters' best-loved songs performed by some of the biggest names in music, including The Feeling, Chrissie Hynde, The Saturdays, Noisettes, Beverley Knight and the legendary Dionne Warwick. Plus an exclusive duet from Jamie Cullum and Kimberley Walsh, and Richard Carpenter shares behind-the-scenes stories and archive footage of the group from the 1970s
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.32 (from 0.00 for Bliss : op ... to 0.93 for The silver ...)
Alternative Names
Holden, Amanda 1948-
Languages
English (58)
German (3)
Covers