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Taylor, Deems 1885-1966

Works: 614 works in 1,152 publications in 4 languages and 18,669 library holdings
Genres: Bio-bibliography  Dictionaries  Drama  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Caricatures and cartoons  Biography‡vDictionaries  Music  Musical settings 
Roles: Narrator, Editor, Commentator, Arranger, Performer, Librettist, Writer of accompanying material, Translator, Composer, Author of introduction, Speaker, Host, Interviewee, Costume designer
Classifications: MT6.T26, 780.4
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Fantasia by Samuel Armstrong( visu )
25 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,384 libraries worldwide
"The beauty and inspiration of music must not be restricted to a privileged few, but made available to every man, woman, and child."--Leopold Stokowski, 1940. "Perhaps Bach and Beethoven are strange bedfellows for Mickey Mouse, but it's all been a lot of fun." - Walt Disney, 1940. These quotations preface the "Making of" documentary that accompanies this 60th Anniversary edition of "Fantasia." This is the original uncut version of the groundbreaking film, conceived of as a new type of concert, wherein magnificent music is married with classic Disney animation, resulting in an extraordinary entertainment. The film features a host of unforgettable images, including Mickey Mouse as "The Sorcerer's Apprentice," and the "Dance of the Hours" as performed by a corp de ballet of ostrich, elephant, and hippopotami
A treasury of Gilbert & Sullivan by Arthur Sullivan( score )
10 editions published between 1941 and 1979 in English and held by 1,756 libraries worldwide
"This dummy contains the following: 1. A table of contents. This is at present incomplete. The final book will contain more than one hundred complete songs. 2. An introduction by Deems Taylor. 3. Two of the eleven full-page color pictures that Miss Corcos has painted for the book. 4. Deems Taylor's introductions to H.M.S. Pinafore and to The Pirates of Penzance, together with several songs from each of these operettas. 5. Eighteen of the total of three hundred and fifty pages of music that will appear in the finished book. As the samples indicate, each of the more than one hundred songs will be illustrated with black-and-white drawings by Miss Corcos."--Front right-side end paper
Of men and music by Deems Taylor( Book )
22 editions published between 1937 and 1945 in English and held by 1,104 libraries worldwide
"This book began as a series of radio talks ... delivered as part of the Columbia broadcasting system's broadcasts of the Sunday afternoon concerts of the New York Philharmonic-symphony orchestra during the season of 1936-1937. These have been supplemented by material drawn from articles and reviews ... that appeared originally in the ... New York World and New York American. Certain chapters were first printed in the Ladies' home journal, the Saturday evening post, and the New Yorker."--Introd
Some enchanted evenings; the story of Rodgers and Hammerstein by Deems Taylor( Book )
13 editions published between 1953 and 1976 in English and held by 1,007 libraries worldwide
The well tempered listener by Deems Taylor( Book )
13 editions published between 1940 and 1972 in English and held by 901 libraries worldwide
A pictorial history of the movies by Deems Taylor( Book )
29 editions published between 1943 and 2002 in English and held by 859 libraries worldwide
Fantasia Fantasia 2000 ( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 839 libraries worldwide
Fantasia 2000: The sequel to the classic 1940 film Fantasia, presents a new selection of animated scenes set to classical music. Pieces include: Symphony No. 5 by Ludwig van Beethoven, Pines of Rome by Ottorino Respighi, Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin, Piano Concerto No. 2, Allegro, Opus 102 by Dmitri Shostakovich, Carnival of the Animals, Finale, by Camille Saint-Saëns, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, Pomp and Circumstance - Marches 1, 2, 3 and 4 by Sir Edward Elgar, and Firebird Suite - 1919 Version, by Igor Stravinsky
The princess marries the page : a play in one act by Edna St. Vincent Millay( Book )
2 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
Plays & poems of W.S. Gilbert by W. S Gilbert( Book )
4 editions published between 1932 and 1935 in English and held by 559 libraries worldwide
Music to my ears by Deems Taylor( Book )
6 editions published between 1949 and 1951 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
Peter Ibbetson by George Du Maurier( Book )
13 editions published between 1919 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 531 libraries worldwide
"Comment un homme qui purge une peine de prison à perpétuité parvient à s'évader à volonté vers son passé, et retrouver la femme qu'il aime, par la magie du "rever-vrai"... Un classique de la littérature britannique de l'époque victorienne
The biographical dictionary of musicians by Rupert Hughes( Book )
8 editions published between 1939 and 1971 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Walt Disney's Fantasia by Deems Taylor( Book )
5 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Twenty-seven short stories, fairy tales, and folk tales including "The Gingerbread Man," three Uncle Remus stories, and "The Reluctant Dragon."
1812 overture Capriccio italien by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
The king's henchman : lyric drama in three acts by Deems Taylor( Book )
10 editions published between 1926 and 1927 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
The king's henchman : lyric drama in three acts : opus 19 by Deems Taylor( score )
16 editions published between 1926 and 1928 in English and Undetermined and held by 212 libraries worldwide
The complete operas of W.S. Gilbert by Arthur Sullivan( Book )
in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Treasury of Gilbert & Sullivan; the words and the music of one hundred and two songs from eleven operettas by Arthur Sullivan( Book )
3 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
A collection of words and music from eleven operettas with their history and a synopsis of the creation of each
Suite for orchestra : Through the looking glass : five pictures from Lewis Carroll, opus 12 by Deems Taylor( score )
15 editions published between 1923 and 1936 in 3 languages and held by 153 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Taylor, Joseph Deems.
Taylor, Joseph Deems, 1885-1966
English (246)
German (1)
French (1)
Spanish (1)
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