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Thomson, Virgil 1896-1989

Overview
Works: 1,402 works in 2,897 publications in 3 languages and 40,500 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Biography  Records and correspondence  History  Musical settings  Manuscripts  Fiction 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Author of introduction, Editor, Translator, Arranger, Performer, Interviewee, Collector, Contributor, Dedicator, Recipient, Commentator
Classifications: ML60, 780.924
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Virgil Thomson
Publications by Virgil Thomson
Publications by Virgil Thomson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Virgil Thomson
 
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Most widely held works by Virgil Thomson
American music since 1910 by Virgil Thomson( Book )
19 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 1,507 libraries worldwide
The art of judging music by Virgil Thomson( Book )
23 editions published between 1941 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 971 libraries worldwide
A Virgil Thomson reader by Virgil Thomson( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 964 libraries worldwide
The mother of us all by Virgil Thomson( Sound Recording )
28 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 960 libraries worldwide
The mother of us all: opera in two acts. Libretto: Gertrude Stein
Music with words : a composer's view by Virgil Thomson( Book )
6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 948 libraries worldwide
Four saints in three acts by Virgil Thomson( Sound Recording )
31 editions published between 1947 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 891 libraries worldwide
The state of music by Virgil Thomson( Book )
27 editions published between 1939 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 879 libraries worldwide
Four saints in three acts by Virgil Thomson( score )
24 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 864 libraries worldwide
The musical scene by Virgil Thomson( Book )
18 editions published between 1945 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 845 libraries worldwide
Music, right and left by Virgil Thomson( Book )
11 editions published between 1951 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 754 libraries worldwide
The plow that broke the plains The river by Pare Lorentz( visu )
7 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
The plow that broke the plains" depicts the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the settlement of the prairies by cattlemen and farmers through the World War I boom to drought and depression. "The river" traces life in the Mississippi River Valley during the previous 150 years, showing the consequences of sharecropping, soil exhaustion, unchecked erosion and floods, and concludes with scenes of regional planning, TVA development and federal efforts
The mother of us all by Virgil Thomson( score )
29 editions published between 1945 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 535 libraries worldwide
Louisiana story by Robert Joseph Flaherty( visu )
14 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 451 libraries worldwide
Through the eyes of a young Cajun boy living on the Bayou. Tells the story of disruption and change when an oil rig brings industry into his pristine world
Stabat Mater : for soprano and string quartet by Virgil Thomson( score )
32 editions published between 1933 and 1981 in 5 languages and held by 447 libraries worldwide
The plow that broke the plains : suite ; Autumn ; The river : suite by Virgil Thomson( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 409 libraries worldwide
Louisiana story : suite for orchestra by Virgil Thomson( score )
20 editions published between 1949 and 1951 in 3 languages and held by 384 libraries worldwide
Four saints in three acts : an opera to be sung by Virgil Thomson( Book )
7 editions published between 1929 and 1980 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
Symphony on a hymn tune (1928) Symphony no. 2 in C major (1931-41) ; Symphony no. 3 (1972) ; Pilgrims and pioneers (1964) by Virgil Thomson( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic Content and held by 352 libraries worldwide
Portraits and other works by Virgil Thomson( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 347 libraries worldwide
Suite from the river the plough that broke the plains : suite for orchestra by Virgil Thomson( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1987 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Thomson, V
Thomson, V. (Virgil), 1896-1989
Thomson, Virgil Garnett
Thomson Virgil Garnett 1896-1989
トムソン
トムソン, ヴァージル
Languages
English (300)
French (24)
German (7)
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