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Holst, Imogen 1907-1984

Overview
Works: 663 works in 1,802 publications in 7 languages and 22,729 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Drama  Juvenile works  Music  Vocal scores  Requiems  Records and correspondence  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Arranger, Conductor, Editor, Performer, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Composer, Other, Translator, Author of introduction, Librettist
Classifications: ML410.H748, 780.924
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Most widely held works by Imogen Holst
The wonderful world of music by Benjamin Britten( Book )

23 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of music, its terminology, history, theory, styles, appreciation, and means used to produce it
Britten by Imogen Holst( Book )

41 editions published between 1965 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Purcell, 1659-1695 : essays on his music by Imogen Holst( Book )

20 editions published between 1939 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conducting a choir: a guide for amateurs by Imogen Holst( Book )

25 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, originally published in 1973, Imogen Holst sets out a wealth of practical information that will be of particular interest to the amateur conductor. She gives precise and detailed advice on the technique of conducting, how to form and train a choir, the presentation and rehearsal of music, and how to approach public performances and competitions. Her final chapter offers suggestions for the actual rehearsal of choruses from Purcell's Dido & Aeneas, Handel's l'Allegro, and Britten's Rejoice in the Lamb. --From publisher's description
Gustav Holst; a biography by Imogen Holst( Book )

22 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Byrd by Imogen Holst( Book )

11 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ABC of music; a short practical guide to the basic essentials of rudiments, harmony, and form by Imogen Holst( Book )

35 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and Kurdish and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The various terms, forms of harmony, timing details and other basics of music are exhaustively explained
The turn of the screw : op. 54, an opera in a prologue and two acts by Benjamin Britten( )

26 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tune by Imogen Holst( Book )

19 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bach by Imogen Holst( Book )

16 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in English and German and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Bach's life as the composer of some of the world's greatest music
A midsummer night's dream : opera in three acts, op. 64 = Ein Sommernachtstraum by Benjamin Britten( )

27 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noye's fludde : the Chester miracle play, op. 59, set to music by Benjamin Britten( )

25 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dido and Aeneas : an opera by Henry Purcell( )

29 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sparkling miniature opera, filled with intense drama and elegant song, lasts no more than an hour, yet unfolds a virtuoso range of expressive music, from a high-spirited sailors{u2019} dance to Dido{u2019}s touching lament "When I am laid in earth." First presented in 1689, remains the oldest operatic work still popularly performed. Authoritative early edition
Holst by Imogen Holst( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music of Gustav Holst by Imogen Holst( Book )

6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Grove twentieth-century English masters : Elgar, Delius, Vaughan Williams, Holst, Walton, Tippett, Britten by Stanley Sadie( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War requiem : op. 66 by Benjamin Britten( )

24 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heirs and rebels; letters written to each other and occasional writings on music, by Ralph Vaughan Williams and Gustav Holst by Ralph Vaughan Williams( Book )

17 editions published between 1959 and 1980 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curlew River : a parable for church performance, op. 71 by Benjamin Britten( )

20 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 402 WorldCat member 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
Joyce's divertimento : for solo viola and orchestra by Imogen Holst( )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.42 (from 0.24 for The wonder ... to 0.87 for The musica ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Conducting a choir: a guide for amateurs
Alternative Names
Cholst, I.

Holst, I.

Holst, I. 1907-1984

Holst, Imogen

Holst, Imogen Clare

Imogen Holst Brits auteur

Imogen Holst compositrice et chef d'orchestre britannique

Imogen Holst englische Musikschriftstellerin, Komponistin und Dirigentin

Ίμοτζεν Χολστ

이모겐 홀스트

イモージェン・ホルスト

ホルスト, I

ホルスト, イモージェン

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An ABC of music; a short practical guide to the basic essentials of rudiments, harmony, and formThe New Grove twentieth-century English masters : Elgar, Delius, Vaughan Williams, Holst, Walton, Tippett, BrittenCurlew River : a parable for church performance, op. 71