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Cross, Milton 1897-1975

Overview
Works: 511 works in 942 publications in 5 languages and 10,463 library holdings
Genres: Stories, plots, etc  Discography  Biography‡vDictionaries  Musical settings  History  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Biography  Operas 
Roles: Commentator, Narrator, Performer, Speaker, Editor, Host, Artist, Interviewee, Singer, Interviewer, Actor
Classifications: MT95, 782.1
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Encyclopedia of the great composers and their music by Milton Cross( Book )
12 editions published between 1953 and 1969 in English and held by 2,325 libraries worldwide
"Basically it is about the foremost composers of the past and present (seventy-eight in number) and their music. Here will be found exhaustive biographies not only of the giant figures but also of secondary composers about whombiographical and critical material is not so readily accessible; thirty contemporaries are include din the gallery of composers, among them seven representataive Americans."
The new Milton Cross' complete stories of the great operas by Milton Cross( Book )
18 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,927 libraries worldwide
"Play-by-play descriptions of seventy-six famous operas, covering plot, dialogue, and every important aria." Publisher's note
More stories of the great operas by Milton Cross( Book )
36 editions published between 1942 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,536 libraries worldwide
Descriptions of famous operas, including plot, dialogue, and important arias
The Milton Cross new encyclopedia of the great composers and their music by Milton Cross( Book )
8 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,282 libraries worldwide
The new Milton Cross' more stories of the great operas by Milton Cross( Book )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 765 libraries worldwide
Complete stories of the great operas by Milton Cross( Book )
9 editions published between 1942 and 1957 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
"Play-by-play descriptions of famous operas, covering plot, dialogue, and every important aria."
Milton Cross' Favorite arias from the great operas ( score )
2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Stories of the great operas by Milton Cross( Book )
10 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Les grandes voix du Canada Great voices of Canada. Volume 3 : Raoul Jobin, tenor : en concert = live by Raoul Jobin( file )
2 editions published in 1993 in French and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Calls in the Caribbean introduction to Haiti ( visu )
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Overview of Haiti's history and culture
Le nozze di Figaro The marriage of Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1956 in Italian and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Raoul Jobin, tenor en concert = live by Raoul Jobin( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in Multiple languages and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Favorite arias from the great operas by Milton Cross( score )
2 editions published in 1958 in Undetermined and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Pelléas et Mélisande by Claude Debussy( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in French and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Star conductor Simon Rattle leads a superb cast in this mesmerizing performance of Debussy's rarely staged opera. Stéphane Degout and Magdalena Kožená are the tragic title couple--lovers caught in a web of passion as strong as it is forbidden. Gerald Finley delivers a remarkable portrayal of Golaud, Mélisande's husband and Pelléas's half-brother, and Felicity Palmer is their mother, Geneviève. Willard White brings dramatic and vocal intensity to the brief but crucial role of the blind old king Arkel
Manon by Jules Massenet( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Who can resist the charms of Manon or remain unmoved by her fate? Ruth Ann Swenson takes on Massenet's title heroine, the equally beautiful and high-spirited young girl who turns her back on life in a convent when she meets the handsome des Grieux (Giuseppe Sabbatini)--only to be seduced by the promise of a luxurious existence as the mistress of the rich old Brétigny (Kim Josephson). When she learns that des Grieux, desperate she has left him, is about to take holy orders, she changes her mind--but it is too late, and their love story ends in tragedy
Fidelio op. 72 by Ludwig van Beethoven( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in German and English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Broadcast on Feb. 22, 1941, NBC Radio, from Metropolitan Opera House, New York City
Faust by Charles Gounod( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 24 libraries worldwide
An account of the Afghan guerrillas in 1986-1987, including a discussion between the author and Col. Danis Turlais, Commander of the Latvian Defence Forces, who served in the Soviet Army Headquarters in Kabul
Don Pasquale by Gaetano Donizetti( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in Italian and held by 24 libraries worldwide
When a wealthy old bachelor decides to take a pretty young wife, he is--this being opera--in for trouble. Especially when that wife is the enchanting Reri Grist. Fernando Corena sings the matrimonially inclined title hero, whose plan to disinherit his nephew--the suave, mesmerizing Alfredo Kraus--backfires with more than a little help from Tom Krause's Dr. Malatesta
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1998 in Italian and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Recorded from the broadcast performance of 5th January, 1935
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 22 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Cross, Milton
Cross, Milton 1897-
Cross, Milton John.
Cross, Milton John 1897-
Cross, Milton John b. 1897
Milton J., Cross
Languages
English (101)
Italian (16)
French (10)
German (7)
Multiple languages (1)
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