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Stern, Isaac 1920-2001

Overview
Works: 2,354 works in 4,519 publications in 9 languages and 53,219 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Biography  Original cast recordings  Documentary films  Romance films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Motion picture music  Concertos 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Conductor, Editor, Interviewee, Actor, Adapter, Other, Commentator, Speaker, Musician, Author of introduction, per, Singer, Host
Classifications: PN1995.9.M86, 791.4372
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Publications about Isaac Stern
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Publications by Isaac Stern, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Isaac Stern
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( visu )
52 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 4,195 libraries worldwide
Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village in Czarist Russia. With a sharp tongued wife at home and growing anti-Semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep him strong when his existence is a precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
Classic Yo-Yo by Yo-Yo Ma( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 777 libraries worldwide
Fiddler on the roof original Broadway cast by Jerry Bock( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 733 libraries worldwide
Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village in Czarist Russia. With a sharp tongued wife at home and growing anti-Semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep him strong when his existence is as precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
From Mao to Mozart Isaac Stern in China by Isaac Stern( visu )
14 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 707 libraries worldwide
Follows Isaac Stern to China where he taught classical music to Chinese students. Contains a segment on the suffering of Chinese musicians during the Cultural Revolution
Piano quartets by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( file )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 693 libraries worldwide
This is a wonderful recording of two indispensable masterpieces. By adding the viola, which he loved to play, to the popular piano trio, Mozart became "the father of the piano quartet" with these very different works, the first somber and dramatic, though it ends with a sprightly finale, the second lyrical and serene. Mozart treats all the instruments as equals, but primarily alternates piano and strings, bringing them together in climactic moments. This means that the musicians must inwardly participate in the music-making during long rests to create continuity and seamless give-and-take, a subtle problem these performers solve admirably. These four superb soloists have a rapport so strong that thoughts and feelings seem to flow between them in an unbroken current. Their playing is technically impeccable; their phrasing and style are unanimous, elegant, and flexible; their tone, though each player has a different one, is beautiful and expressive; the piano sings ravishingly; Ax adds discreet, improvisatory embellishments, especially in repeats. They bring out all of Mozart's mercurial moods, the light and shadow, repose and passion, joy and sorrow. --Edith Eisler
Sonatas for piano & violin by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( file )
17 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 675 libraries worldwide
Sonate e-Moll für Violine und Klavier, KV 304 / Sonate F-Dur für Violine und Klavier, KV 377 / Sonate Es-Dur für Violine und Klavier, KV 481 / Sonate F-Dur für Violine und Klavier, KV 547
Flute quartets by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Sound Recording )
30 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 570 libraries worldwide
Quartett D-Dur für Flöte, Violine, Viola und Violoncello, KV 285 / G-Dur, KV 285a / C-Dur, KV 285b / A-Dur, KV 298
Wolfgang Mozart ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 539 libraries worldwide
Mozart scholars paint a portrait of the outcast master whose work would revolutionize nearly every area of music. Includes performances of Mozart's works by conductor Zubin Mehta, violinist Isaac Stern and flutist James Galway
Concerto no. 1, in D major, for violin and orchestra, op. 19 Concerto no. 2, in G minor, for violin and orchestra, op. 63 by Sergey Prokofiev( Sound Recording )
27 editions published between 1958 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 532 libraries worldwide
Violin concertos by Johann Sebastian Bach( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 528 libraries worldwide
Opname: 2007 - Violin concerto in A minor / Johann Sebastian Bach ; Violin concerto in E major / Johann Sebastian Bach ; In tempus praesens / Sofia Gubaidulina. Uitv. : Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin) ; London Symphony Orchestra ; Valery Gergiev (conductor)
Concerto for violin and orchestra op. 14 suite op. 11, nos. 2-5 / Erich Wolfgang Korngold by Samuel Barber( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1965 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 468 libraries worldwide
Concerto in D major, for violin and orchestra, op. 61 by Ludwig van Beethoven( Sound Recording )
47 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 452 libraries worldwide
Humoresque by Jean Negulesco( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Glamorous socialite Helen Wright takes what she wants - clothes, alcohol, men - and uses them up and tosses them aside. Then she meets a brilliant young violinist, Paul Boray. But this is one toy she can't break
Double concerto : op. 102 ; Piano quartet no. 3, op. 60 by Johannes Brahms( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 441 libraries worldwide
The piano quartets, opp. 25, 26 & 60 by Johannes Brahms( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 422 libraries worldwide
Quintet for 2 violins, viola & 2 cellos, D. 956 by Franz Schubert( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in No Linguistic Content and Undetermined and held by 408 libraries worldwide
Concerto in D major, for violin and orchestra, op. 77 by Johannes Brahms( Sound Recording )
36 editions published between 1953 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 402 libraries worldwide
String sextet in B-flat major, op. 18 ; Theme and variations for piano ; String sextet in G major, op. 36 by Johannes Brahms( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in No Linguistic Content and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Concert of the century celebrating the 85th anniversary of Carnegie Hall (1891-1976) ( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Contains works by Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff, Schmann, Bach and Handel performed by the New York Philharmonic and the Oratorio Society
The art of violin a film ( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Features archival performance footage and interviews, this film profiles the world of the violin in the 20th century and its most outstanding performers. ... some silent, and later resynchronised, film footage ..."--Container
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Aizeks Sterns
Isaac Stern Amerikaans auteur
Isaac Stern houslista a dirigent
Isaac Stern US-amerikanischer Violinist
Isaac Stern violinista ucraino
Isaac Stern violoniste américain
Stern
Stern, Ajzek 1920-2001
Άιζακ Στερν
Стерн, Айзек
Ісаак Стерн
Իսահակ Շտեռն
Իսահակ Շտերն
אייזק שטרן
שטרן, איזק 1920-2001
שטרן, אייזק 1920-2001
آیزاک استرن
ไอแซก สเติร์น
ისააკ შტერნი
아이작 스턴
アイザック・スターン
スターン, アイザック
艾萨克·斯特恩
Languages
English (163)
German (19)
Spanish (7)
French (2)
Chinese (2)
Dutch (2)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Hebrew (1)
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