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Holst, Imogen 1907-1984

Overview
Works: 643 works in 1,585 publications in 7 languages and 21,243 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings  Biography  Drama  Juvenile works  Music  Records and correspondence  Manuscripts  Portraits  Orchestral excerpts 
Roles: Author, Arranger, Conductor, Editor, Performer, Compiler, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Composer, Translator, Author of introduction, ed
Classifications: ML410.H748, 780.924
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The wonderful world of music by Benjamin Britten( Book )
13 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A discussion of music, its terminology, history, theory, styles, appreciation, and means used to produce it
The music of Gustav Holst by Imogen Holst( Book )
28 editions published between 1951 and 1986 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gustav Holst; a biography by Imogen Holst( Book )
40 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this new edition of her father's biography the author has made a number of amendments She has taken the opportunity to incorporate four letter which her father wrote to Vaughan Williams from Germany 1903. These letters discovered only after the death of Williams, in 1958, were considered so characteristic that they were worth quoting in full
Britten by Imogen Holst( Book )
33 editions published between 1965 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry Purcell, 1659-1695; essays on his music by Imogen Holst( Book )
16 editions published between 1959 and 1968 in English and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conducting a choir: a guide for amateurs by Imogen Holst( Book )
22 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 859 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
An ABC of music; a short practical guide to the basic essentials of rudiments, harmony, and form by Imogen Holst( Book )
45 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The various terms, forms of harmony, timing details and other basics of music are exhaustively explained
Byrd by Imogen Holst( Book )
9 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The turn of the screw : op. 54, an opera in a prologue and two acts by Benjamin Britten( )
21 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tune by Imogen Holst( Book )
12 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bach by Imogen Holst( Book )
14 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 615 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 3 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dido and Aeneas : an opera by Henry Purcell( )
30 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 525 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 )
9 editions published between 1972 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A midsummer night's dream : opera in three acts, op. 64 = Ein Sommernachtstraum by Benjamin Britten( )
15 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The New Grove twentieth-century English masters : Elgar, Delius, Vaughan Williams, Holst, Walton, Tippett, Britten ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The planets : suite for large orchestra by Gustav Holst( )
48 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Avec un choeur de femmes dans le dernier numéro (Neptune), sans paroles
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 )
14 editions published between 1959 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Curlew River : a parable for church performance, op. 71 by Benjamin Britten( )
21 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 391 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
War requiem : op. 66 by Benjamin Britten( )
20 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Cholst, I.
Holst, I. 1907-1984
Holst, Imogen
ホルスト, I
ホルスト, イモージェン
Languages
English (333)
German (19)
Latin (8)
Chinese (3)
Danish (1)
Kurdish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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