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Bliss, Arthur 1891-1975

Overview
Works: 1,421 works in 3,196 publications in 4 languages and 25,335 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Symphonies  Biography  Art music  Dramatic music  Musical settings  Concertos  Songs 
Roles: Author, Conductor, Composer, Arranger, Performer, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other, Creator, Honoree, Dedicator, Editor, Librettist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Arthur Bliss
Publications by Arthur Bliss
Publications by Arthur Bliss, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Arthur Bliss
 
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Most widely held works by Arthur Bliss
Christopher Columbus ; Seven waves away ; Men of two worlds ; Baraza by Arthur Bliss( file )
8 editions published in 2009 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
L'avenir = Things to come by Mia Hansen-Løve( visu )
21 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 463 libraries worldwide
Extrait de la jaquette : "Fidèle au livre de H.G. Wells, Things To Come se déroule sur près d'un siècle, précisément de 1940 à 2036, dans une grande cité baptisée Everytown (et ressemblant beaucoup à Londres). En dépit de l'engagement pacifiste de certains intellectuels (parmi lesquels John Cabal), une deuxième guerre mondiale a été déclarée en 1940 : un demi-siècle plus tard, Everytown, désormais dirigée d'une main de fer par un certain Boss, a sombré dans une sorte d'âge des ténèbres. C'est alors que John Cabal refait son apparition : il est à la tête d'une organisation baptisée "Wings Over The World". Son slogan peut se résumer ainsi : l'avenir appartient à la science ..."
A colour symphony ; Adam Zero by Arthur Bliss( file )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in No Linguistic Content and Undetermined and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Piano concerto ; Concerto for two pianos ; Piano sonata by Arthur Bliss( file )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 378 libraries worldwide
Orchestral works by Arthur Bliss( file )
12 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Discourse for orchestra ; Miracle in the Gorbals ; Music from "Things to Come" by Arthur Bliss( file )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in No Linguistic Content and French and held by 364 libraries worldwide
A colour symphony ; Checkmate suite by Arthur Bliss( file )
10 editions published in 1987 in No Linguistic Content and Undetermined and held by 359 libraries worldwide
H.G. Wells' things to come by H. G Wells( visu )
9 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
"Skipping through time, Things to come bears witness to world war, disease, dictatorship and finally utopia. Conceived, written and overseen by Wells himself as an adaptation of his own work."
Clarinet quintet ; String quartet no. 2 by Arthur Bliss( file )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Quintet for clarinet and string quartet by Arthur Bliss( score )
46 editions published between 1933 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 321 libraries worldwide
Mêlée fantasque ; Checkmate by Arthur Bliss( file )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in No Linguistic Content and Undetermined and held by 316 libraries worldwide
The film music of Sir Arthur Bliss by Arthur Bliss( file )
7 editions published in 2001 in 4 languages and held by 310 libraries worldwide
Piano quartet ; Sonata for viola and piano ; Oboe quintet by Arthur Bliss( file )
3 editions published in 2003 in No Linguistic Content and held by 306 libraries worldwide
String quartet no. 1 in B flat ; String quartet no. 2 in F minor by Arthur Bliss( file )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 306 libraries worldwide
Recorded Mar. 26-27, 1985
A colour symphony by Arthur Bliss( score )
29 editions published between 1922 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Morning heroes ; Hymn to Apollo by Arthur Bliss( file )
5 editions published in 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Works of wistful sadness, anguish, and anger moves like a procession of supplicants. Like many of his works, these were composed as a tribute to his brother Kennard who had died on the front during WWI. Both works were premiered in the 30's to immediate success but have been rather neglected since then
A colour symphony ; The enchantress ; Cello concerto by Arthur Bliss( file )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
A colour symphony ; Metamorphic variations by Arthur Bliss( file )
3 editions published in 1991 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Sonata for viola and piano ; Piano works : Masks ; Triptych ; Two interludes ; Toccata by Arthur Bliss( file )
5 editions published in 1991 in No Linguistic Content and Undetermined and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Concerto for two pianofortes and orchestra by Arthur Bliss( score )
2 editions published in 1933 in No Linguistic Content and held by 19 libraries worldwide
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Arthur Bliss Brits componist (1891-1975)
Arthur Bliss compositeur britannique
Arthur Bliss compositor britànic
Arthur Bliss compositor británico
Arthur Bliss compositore britannico
Arthur Bliss englischer Komponist
Arthur Bliss kompozytor brytyjski
Bliss
Bliss 1891-1975
Bliss, A. 1891-1975
Bliss, A. (Arthur), 1891-1975
Bliss, Arthur 1891-1975
Bliss, Arthur 1891-1975 Sir
Bliss, Arthur Drummond.
Bliss Arthur Edward Drummond 1891-1975
Bliss, Arthur, Sir, 1891-1975
Sir Arthur Bliss
Артур Блисс британский композитор
Артур Бліс
Артур Блісс
ארתור בליס
ארתור בליס מלחין בריטי
آرتور بلیس طراح رقص و آهنگساز بریتانیایی
アーサー・ブリス
ブリス
阿瑟·布利斯
Languages
English (113)
German (1)
French (1)
Spanish (1)
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