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Cross, Milton 1897-1975

Overview
Works: 453 works in 954 publications in 5 languages and 10,394 library holdings
Genres: Stories, plots, etc  Discographies  Biography‡vDictionaries  Drama  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  History  Operas  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Commentator, Narrator, Performer, Speaker, Host, Artist, Interviewee, Singer, Interviewer, Editor, Actor
Classifications: M1500,
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The new Milton Cross' complete stories of the great operas by Milton Cross( Book )
65 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,293 libraries worldwide
"Play-by-play descriptions of seventy-six famous operas, covering plot, dialogue, and every important aria." Publisher's note
Encyclopedia of the great composers and their music by Milton Cross( Book )
31 editions published between 1953 and 1969 in English and Hebrew and held by 2,303 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."
Complete stories of the great operas by Milton Cross( Book )
5 editions published between 1947 and 1957 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
"Play-by-play descriptions of famous operas, covering plot, dialogue, and every important aria."
Milton Cross' Favorite arias from the great operas by Milton Cross( score )
3 editions published in 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 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 187 libraries worldwide
Stories of the great operas by Milton Cross( Book )
11 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Calls in the Caribbean introduction to Haiti by Mary Darling( visu )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Overview of Haiti's history and culture
Le nozze di Figaro The marriage of Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1956 in 3 languages and held by 85 libraries worldwide
The legendary Cesare Siepi sings one of his most popular roles in this historic broadcast--the effervescent servant Figaro. Together with his bride, Susanna (Nadine Conner), Figaro plots to outwit their imperious master, Count Almaviva (Frank Guarrera), who has been making advances towards Susanna. Fortunately the two have help from Almaviva's disenchanted wife, the Countess (a sensational Victoria de los Angeles). Mildred Miller is delightful as the amorous pageboy Cherubino, and a young Rosalind Elias sings the tiny role of a peasant girl
Martha opera in three acts by Friedrich von Flotow( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Raoul Jobin, tenor en concert = live by Raoul Jobin( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in Multiple languages and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Manon by Jules Massenet( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 29 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
Pelléas et Mélisande by Claude Debussy( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 26 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
Faust by Charles Gounod( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 25 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
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in French and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Ultraphonic: 1660
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1998 in Italian and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Recorded from the broadcast performance of 5th January, 1935
Don Pasquale by Gaetano Donizetti( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1998 in Italian and held by 23 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
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1999 in Italian and English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Excerpts from Faust by Charles Gounod( Sound Recording )
in French and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Boris Godunov by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1999 in Italian and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Rchestra ; Herbert von Karajan, con
La fille du régiment by Gaetano Donizetti( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Gennaro Papi, a former assistant under Arturo Toscanini, conducts this performance of Donzietti's La Fille Du Regiment. Soprano Lily Pons is also at her most charming and vivacious in the role of Marie. Broadcast on December 28, 1940, this is the first time this performances has been available on CD
 
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Alternative Names
Cross, Milton
Cross, Milton 1897-
Cross, Milton John.
Cross, Milton John 1897-
Cross, Milton John b. 1897
Milton Cross American radio announcer
Milton Cross amerykański prezenter radiowy
Milton J., Cross
Languages
English (119)
Italian (21)
French (14)
Hebrew (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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