skip to content

Kendall, Alan 1939-

Overview
Works: 98 works in 355 publications in 6 languages and 12,105 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Chronologies  History  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Performer, Editor, Contributor, Singer, Instrumentalist, Adapter, Other, Arranger, Translator
Classifications: ML160, B
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Alan Kendall
Publications by Alan Kendall
Most widely held works by Alan Kendall
Heritage of music by Michael Raeburn( Book )
28 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and German and held by 2,104 libraries worldwide
V.1 -- The history of music, from its beginnings, through the lives and works of J.S. Bach and George Frideric Handel, and the nature and import of the Classical style as embodied in the works of Gluck, Mozart, and Haydn. V.2 -- Chronicles 19th-century Romanticism and the lives and works of Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin, Puccini and others. V.3 -- Focuses on the second half of the 19th century, looking at the lives and works of composers such as Franz Liszt, Wagner, and Tchaikovsky. V.4 -- Examines the changes in music which have taken place in the 20th century, especially the revolutions caused by Debussy and Schoenberg
The chronicle of classical music : an intimate diary of the lives and music of the great composers by Alan Kendall( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 932 libraries worldwide
Medieval pilgrims by Alan Kendall( Book )
13 editions published between 1970 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 909 libraries worldwide
Examines why people went on pilgrimages in the Middle Ages, who went on them, and where they went
The tender tyrant, Nadia Boulanger : a life devoted to music : a biography by Alan Kendall( Book )
9 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 871 libraries worldwide
The world of musical instruments by Alan Kendall( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and held by 816 libraries worldwide
Who's who in non-classical mythology by Egerton Sykes( Book )
47 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 654 libraries worldwide
First published by Dent in 1952, revised in 1961
George Gershwin : a biography by Alan Kendall( Book )
10 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 481 libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the American songwriter and composer, describes his musical background, and discusses his major works
David Garrick : a biography by Alan Kendall( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Gioacchino Rossini, the reluctant hero by Alan Kendall( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
Interweaves a lively account of Rossini's life with a discussion of each of his operas, showing how he enriched and transformed the operatic conventions of his time
Vivaldi by Alan Kendall( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 361 libraries worldwide
Leven en werk van de Italiaanse componist Antonio Lucio Vivaldi (1678-1741)
The voyages of discovery by G. R Crone( Book )
7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
A study of man's exploration of the Earth's oceans and islands from the earliest times to the present day
Benjamin Britten by Alan Kendall( Book )
9 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Paganini : a biography by Alan Kendall( Book )
6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth I by Alan Kendall( Book )
4 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
A biography of Elizabeth I, who secured her claim to the English throne by executing her cousin, Mary Stuart, Queen of the Scots
The life of Beethoven by Alan Kendall( Book )
4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Beethoven and his world by Alan Kendall( Book )
11 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Text and illustrations describe the life and work of Beethoven and the world in which he lived
Mozart and his world by Alan Kendall( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Afrikaans and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Text and illustrations describe the life and work of Mozart and the world in which he lived
Music : its story in the West by Alan Kendall( Book )
8 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Tchaikovsky : a biography by Alan Kendall( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Levensbeschrijving van de Russische componist (1840-1893)
Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester by Alan Kendall( Book )
4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Languages
English (190)
German (10)
French (3)
Dutch (2)
Italian (1)
Afrikaans (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.