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Graham, Colin 1931-2007

Overview
Works: 111 works in 330 publications in 3 languages and 4,807 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Historical films  Legal films  Domestic drama  Televised operas  Filmed operas  Television adaptations  Librettos 
Roles: Librettist, Director, Producer, Designer, Author, Translator, Performer, Editor, Contributor, Conductor, Other, Lyricist, Commentator, dir, Creator, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Colin Graham
Publications by Colin Graham
Publications by Colin Graham, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Colin Graham
Curlew River : a parable for church performance, op. 71 by Benjamin Britten( score )
29 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 565 libraries worldwide
Beilage: Production notes and remarks on the style of performing Curlew River by Colin Graham, drawings by Alix Stone, diagrams by Mark Livingston
The operas of Benjamin Britten : the complete librettos : illustrated with designs of the first productions by Benjamin Britten( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 520 libraries worldwide
The burning fiery furnace : second parable for church performance = Die Jünglinge im Feuerofen : zweite Parabel zur Aufführung in der Kirche : op. 77 by Benjamin Britten( score )
14 editions published between 1968 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 450 libraries worldwide
The prodigal son : third parable for church performance, op. 81 by Benjamin Britten( score )
17 editions published between 1968 and 1997 in English and German and held by 382 libraries worldwide
The ghosts of Versailles by John Corigliano( visu )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 335 libraries worldwide
Video tape of a live performance of the opera buffa by John Corigliano
Gloriana by Benjamin Britten( visu )
19 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 306 libraries worldwide
"The opera traces the downfall of the Earl of Essex who, presuming upon his privilege as the Queen's favourite, forces a tragedy upon them both. Elizabeth I never forgot that she was the Queen and that, as a woman, she had to show that she could rule with no less authority than a man; so she felt compelled to sentence Essex to death when he failed her and engangered her country."--back cover
The Golden Vanity : a vaudeville for boys and piano, after the old English ballad, op. 78 by Benjamin Britten( score )
19 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Noye's fludde ; The golden vanity by Benjamin Britten( file )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Noye's fludde : [the Chester miracle play set to music] by Benjamin Britten( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1998 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA. MAR, Norman del (conductor). (Recorded at the 16th Aldeburgh Festival)
The postman always rings twice : opera in two acts by Stephen Paulus( score )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Owen Wingrave by Benjamin Britten( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
"Based on a story by Henry James, Britten's Owen Wingrave was commissioned by he BBC as a television opera ... Reflecting Britten's own deeply-held pacifist beliefs, the opera's central character is a young man from an impeccable military background, whose rejection of violence and war leads him into a family conflict with a bitter and tragic conclusion"--Container
The beggar's opera by John Gay( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
"A huge success at its first performances in 1728, John Gay's The beggar's opera satirised the conventions of Italian opera, using popular tunes to tell the story of rogues and criminals"--Container
Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
King of Crete, returning from the Trojan wars, vows to sacrifice the first living creature he meets, only to be met by his own son
A penny for a song, an opera in two acts by Richard Rodney Bennett( score )
4 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 58 libraries worldwide
André Previn : the kindness of strangers by André Previn( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
"This film tells the story of the making of [Previn's opera, A streetcar named desire], based on Tennessee Williams' controversial stage play, and follows the backstage trials and tribulations from first rehearsals to opening night. Previn talks candidly about the experience and relates it to his international life and career"--Container
The Golden Vanity; a vaudeville for boys and piano after the old English ballad by Benjamin Britten( Book )
6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
The Golden Vanity : a vaudeville for boys and piano after the old English ballad by Benjamin Britten( file )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Anna Karenina : an opera in two acts based on the novel by Leo Tolstoy by David Carlson( score )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Presents the working out of the parallel moral and religious dilemmas of Anna Karenina with her soldier-lover, Vronsky, and Konstantin Levin with his young, very loving wife, Kitty
 
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Alternative Names
Colin Graham britischer Opernregisseur und Opernintendant
Colin Graham Brits regisseur (1931-2007)
Graham, C.
Колин Грэм
كولن غراهام
کالین گراهام
コリン・グレアム
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