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Stephen Sondheim (1930–2021)

Autor(a) de Romeo and Juliet: West Side Story

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About the Author

Stephen Sondheim was born in New York and studied music at Williams College, where he wrote the lyrics and music for two college shows. Sondheim also studied at Princeton University with Milton Babbit. He received recognition for writing lyrics for Leonard Bernstein's West Side Story (1957) and mostrar mais success as a lyricist-composer with A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1962). However, his next musical, Anyone Can Whistle (1964), was unsuccessful. The production of Company (1970) again established Sondheim as a major composer and lyricist on Broadway. Sondheim's other productions include Follies (1971); A Little Night Music (1973), wherein its leading song, "Send in the Clowns," was awarded a Grammy in 1976; and Sunday in the Park with George (1983), a musical inspired by George Seurat's famous painting "A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte." He has won him three Tony Awards, a Grammy Award, the New York Drama Critics Circle Best Musical Award, and the Pulitzer Prize. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Séries

Obras de Stephen Sondheim

Finishing the Hat (2010) 522 cópias
Assassins (1993) 255 cópias
Sunday in the Park with George (1986) 185 cópias
Company: A Musical Comedy (1970) 179 cópias
Into the Woods (Picture Book) (1988) 150 cópias
Gypsy: a musical (1960) 102 cópias
Follies: A New Musical (1971) 97 cópias
West Side Story: A Musical (Book/Libretto) (1957) — Lyricist — 92 cópias
Passion (1994) 86 cópias
West Side Story (Vocal Selections) (1956) — Lyricist — 81 cópias
Into the Woods: Original 1987 Broadway Cast Recording (2000) — Compositor — 68 cópias
West Side Story: Original 1957 Broadway Cast Recording (1984) — Lyricist — 60 cópias
Gypsy [1993 TV movie] (1993) — Lyrics — 51 cópias
Getting Away with Murder (1685) 49 cópias
West Side Story (Vocal Score) (1959) — Lyricist — 46 cópias
All Sondheim, Volume 1 (1996) 37 cópias
Company: Original 1970 Broadway Cast Recording (2009) — Compositor — 34 cópias
Into the Woods (Vocal Score) (1989) 33 cópias
Anyone Can Whistle: A Musical Fable (Libretto) (1976) — Autor — 29 cópias
Sunday in the Park with George [1986 film] (1986) — Music and Lyrics — 27 cópias
Original Cast Album: Company [1970 film] (2000) — Compositor — 26 cópias
All Sondheim, Volume 2 (1997) 24 cópias
Follies: Original 1971 Broadway Cast Recording (1992) — Compositor — 24 cópias
Road Show (2010) 22 cópias
Into the Woods: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (2013) — Compositor — 21 cópias
Gypsy (Piano/Vocal Selections) (1959) — Compositor — 18 cópias
Passion: Original 1994 Broadway Cast Recording (1994) — Compositor — 18 cópias
Anyone Can Whistle: Original 1964 Broadway Cast Recording (1990) — Compositor — 16 cópias
Gypsy: Original 1959 Broadway Cast Recording (1990) — Lyricist — 16 cópias
The Frogs (1974) 14 cópias
Assassins (Vocal Score) (1992) 13 cópias
Sweeney Todd: Vocal Score (2010) 13 cópias
All Sondheim, Volume 4 (1999) 12 cópias
Assassins: Original 2004 Broadway Revival Cast Recording (2004) — Compositor — 10 cópias
The Frogs: Original 2004 Broadway Cast Recording (2005) — Compositor — 9 cópias
Six by Sondheim [2013 film] (2014) 9 cópias
Bounce (2003 Original Cast) (2004) 8 cópias
Candide: Original 1956 Broadway Cast Recording (2003) — Lyricist — 8 cópias
RCA 100 Years of Music: Broadway Divas — Compositor — 7 cópias
Road Show (2009) 7 cópias
Tonight (from West Side Story) (2009) — Lyricist — 7 cópias
Company: A Musical Comedy [2007 TV episode] (2008) — Compositor — 7 cópias
Gypsy: 2008 Broadway Cast Recording (2008) — Lyrics — 6 cópias
Follies [libretto] (2017) — Lyrics — 6 cópias
Sondheim on Sondheim (2010) 4 cópias
Into The Woods (Playbill) (1988) 2 cópias
Marry Me a Little (2013) 2 cópias
No One is Alone 2 cópias
The Story so far (2008) 2 cópias
Follies: Original 1987 London Cast Recording (1993) — Compositor — 2 cópias
Gee, Officer Krupke — Lyricist — 2 cópias
The Frogs Vocal Score (2011) 2 cópias
Sondheim Songs - Easy Piano (2011) 2 cópias
Stavisky 1 exemplar(es)
Sondheim Celebration 1 exemplar(es)
Barcelona (from Company) 1 exemplar(es)
Sondheim on Sondheim 1 exemplar(es)
Into the Woods Libretto 1 exemplar(es)
Old Friends 1 exemplar(es)
Saturday Night [CD] 1 exemplar(es)
Everything's Coming Up Roses (from Gypsy) — Lyricist — 1 exemplar(es)
Small World (from Gypsy) — Lyricist — 1 exemplar(es)
BBC Proms 2010 : Prom 19 : Stephen Sondheim [video recording] (2010) — Compositor — 1 exemplar(es)
Passion [CD] 1 exemplar(es)
The Frogs: A Musical 1 exemplar(es)
Merrily We Roll Along (1998) 1 exemplar(es)
Merrily We Roll Along (Libretto) (1984) 1 exemplar(es)
Gypsy - Vocal Score 1 exemplar(es)
Songs From the Musicals: West Side Story — Compositor — 1 exemplar(es)
Sunday Song Set (1984) 1 exemplar(es)
No One Is Alone (SATB pamphlet) (1989) 1 exemplar(es)
A Weekend in the Country 1 exemplar(es)
Sondheim: The Birthday Concert — Compositor — 1 exemplar(es)
A little Sondheim music 1 exemplar(es)
Company // Promptbok 1 exemplar(es)
Unsung Sondheim 1 exemplar(es)
Stephen Sondheim in His Own Words (2021) 1 exemplar(es)
One More Kiss (2011) 1 exemplar(es)
Not a Day Goes By 1 exemplar(es)
Losing My Mind 1 exemplar(es)
I Remember (2011) 1 exemplar(es)
Pacific Overtures LP (1976) 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

West Side Story [1961 film] (1957) — Lyricist — 726 cópias
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street [2007 film] (2007) — Compositor — 529 cópias
Into the Woods [2014 film] (2014) — Compositor — 414 cópias
Teaching with Fire: Poetry That Sustains the Courage to Teach (2003) — Contribuinte — 203 cópias
Into the Woods [1991 TV episode] (1987) — Music & Lyrics — 134 cópias
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum [1966 film] (1966) — Compositor — 113 cópias
Ten Great Musicals of the American Theatre (1973) — Contribuinte — 83 cópias
West Side Story [2021 film] — Lyricist — 65 cópias
Gypsy [1962 film] (1962) — Lyricist — 63 cópias
The Last of Sheila [1973 film] (2004) — Screenwriter — 23 cópias
Best American Plays: 8th Series, 1974-1982 (1983) — Contribuinte — 19 cópias
Best American Plays: Ninth Series, 1983-1992 (1993) — Contribuinte — 16 cópias
Candide: New York Philharmonic [2005 TV episode] (2005) — Writer — 11 cópias
Portfolio (1977) — Compositor — 7 cópias
American Classics (2001) 3 cópias
In Person — Songwriter — 1 exemplar(es)

Etiquetado

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Conhecimento Comum

Membros

Discussions

Resenhas

1-6. Six Pieces D'audition- Defaye
7. Choro a quatro para oito palhetas- Raele
8. Luiza- Tom Jobim
9. Devaneio- Pereira
10. Starbright- Jarret
11. Remexendo- Gnatalli
12. Send in the clowns- Soundheim
13. Billie's Bounce- Charlie Parker
14-17. Quator- Dubois
18. Alexander's Ragtime Band- Berlin
 
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1-11- Act I
12-16. Act II
17- 25- Bonus Tracks: Symphonic Dances
 
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Estatísticas

Obras
292
Also by
18
Membros
6,080
Popularidade
#4,051
Avaliação
4.2
Resenhas
84
ISBNs
208
Idiomas
6
Favorito
10

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