WorldCat Identities

Holst, Imogen 1907-1984

Overview
Works: 672 works in 1,958 publications in 7 languages and 23,899 library holdings
Genres: Scores  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings  Drama  Operas  Vocal scores  Juvenile works  Chamber operas  Suites 
Roles: Author, Conductor, Editor, Arranger, Performer, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Composer, Other, Translator, Author of introduction, Contributor, 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 )

25 editions published between 1958 and 1979 in English and Serbian and held by 1,220 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 )

47 editions published between 1965 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1939 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 950 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 840 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 )

25 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Byrd by Imogen Holst( Book )

11 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The turn of the screw : op. 54, an opera in a prologue and two acts by Benjamin Britten( )

32 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 723 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 )

38 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Learning to read music, and learning its grammar, need not be dull or too much trouble," writes Benjamin Britten in his Foreword to this book. An introduction to the language of music, designed for the amateur musician, An ABC of Music surveys all the musical terms and ideas likely to be met in the beginning stages of learning to play an instrument. A short, practical guide to the essentials of rudiments, harmony, and form, it is capable of being read straight through with pleasure and understanding, but may also be used as a sort of cumulative dictionary, with each definition leading on to the next
Tune by Imogen Holst( Book )

22 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A midsummer night's dream : opera in three acts, op. 64 = Ein Sommernachtstraum by Benjamin Britten( )

33 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bach by Imogen Holst( Book )

17 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in English and German and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Bach's life as the composer of some of the world's greatest music
Noye's fludde : the Chester miracle play, op. 59, set to music by Benjamin Britten( )

26 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The planets : suite for large orchestra by Gustav Holst( )

65 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avec un choeur de femmes dans le dernier numéro (Neptune), sans paroles
Dido and Aeneas : an opera by Henry Purcell( )

29 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description du matériel d'orchestre : Partition : 1 ; Cordes : 5.4.3.2.2
Holst by Imogen Holst( Book )

12 editions published between 1972 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music of Gustav Holst by Imogen Holst( Book )

7 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War requiem : op. 66 by Benjamin Britten( )

30 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

30 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 414 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
A thematic catalogue of Gustav Holst's music by Imogen Holst( Book )

11 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

Holst, I. 1907-1984

Holst, Imogen

Holst, Imogen, 1907-

Holst, Imogen Claire

Holst, Imogen Clare

Imogen Holst

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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