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Simon, Henry W. (Henry William) 1901-1970

Overview
Works: 82 works in 250 publications in 3 languages and 8,431 library holdings
Genres: Stories, plots, etc  Discographies  Carols  Christmas music  Thematic catalogs (Music)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Librettos  Juvenile works  Gospel music 
Roles: Author, Editor, Commentator, Author of introduction
Classifications: M1507.S6, 782.13
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Publications about Henry W Simon
Publications by Henry W Simon
Publications by Henry W Simon, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Henry W Simon
A Treasury of Christmas songs and carols by Henry W Simon( score )
15 editions published between 1953 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,188 libraries worldwide
More than 100 favority Christmas carols and songs selected for small groups. They are divided into six sections: British and American carols, carols from foreign parts, Christmas hymns and chorales, especially for children, Christmas solo songs, and Christmas rounds and canons
A Treasury of grand opera by Henry W Simon( score )
14 editions published between 1946 and 1957 in 3 languages and held by 1,185 libraries worldwide
The Victor book of the opera by Henry W Simon( Book )
8 editions published between 1949 and 1976 in English and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
The historical background and act-by-act summaries of 120 operatic masterworks
100 great operas and their stories by Henry W Simon( Book )
17 editions published between 1960 and 1999 in English and Russian and held by 894 libraries worldwide
Contains act-by-act descriptions of 100 operatic works ranging from the early seventeenth century to modern classics
A treasury of hymns : the best-loved hymns, carols, anthems, children's hymns, and gospel songs by Maria Leiper( score )
9 editions published between 1953 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 619 libraries worldwide
A treasury of grand opera : stories, history, and music described in detail by Henry W Simon( score )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 462 libraries worldwide
A treasury of Christmas songs and carols by Henry W Simon( Book )
12 editions published between 1955 and 1983 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
A collection of over 100 Christmas songs and carols selected for small informal groups, with arrangements for easy piano sight reading. The collection includes traditional carols from many lands, selections by European composers, and collections of rounds, solos, and songs for children
Festival of opera by Henry W Simon( Book )
16 editions published between 1957 and 1963 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Synopses, plots, and pertinent facts of over one hundred operas
Five famous operas and their backgrounds by Helen L Kaufmann( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Gives the plots of five operas and tells how they came to be written, the trials and tribulations of the first performances and how the public first received them
A treasury of grand opera by Henry W Simon( Book )
6 editions published in 1946 in English and Undetermined and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Milton Cross' Favorite arias from the great operas by Milton Cross( score )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
The pocket book of great operas by Henry W Simon( Book )
18 editions published between 1949 and 1962 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the stories of 22 immortal grand operas, plus a thematic guide and 19 full-page illustrations
Preface to teaching by Henry W Simon( Book )
4 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
What is a teacher? by Henry W Simon( Book )
6 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
The reading of Shakespeare in American schools and colleges; an historical survey by Henry W Simon( Book )
7 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
A treasury of hymns : the best loved hymns, carols, anthems, children's hymns, and gospel songs by Maria Leiper( Book )
4 editions published between 1953 and 1968 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
The best-loved hymns, carols, anthems, children's hymns, and gospel songs
The complete sonnets, songs and poems of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )
3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
An Audio visual history of music by Henry W Simon( visu )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Each part is devoted to one period in musical history. The narration introduces the major musical figures and developments of each period; the visuals consist of prints, paintings, charts, photographs, and other material contemporary with the period under discussion
 
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Alternative Names
Simon, Henry William
Simon, Henry William 1901-1970
Languages
English (139)
French (4)
Russian (2)
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