WorldCat Identities

Holst, Imogen 1907-1984

Overview
Works: 632 works in 1,554 publications in 6 languages and 20,722 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Musical settings  Juvenile works  Music  Thematic catalogs  Records and correspondence  Manuscripts  Portraits 
Roles: Arranger, Conductor, Editor, Performer, Compiler, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Composer, Translator, Author of introduction
Classifications: ML410.B853, 780.924
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Imogen Holst
The wonderful world of music by Benjamin Britten ( Book )
13 editions published between 1958 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,322 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 1,094 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 1,060 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 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A presentation of the modern English composer, giving brief biographical data and discussing his background in English music, his involvement in English opera, the influence of his native area, his work for young people, major works, and his position in international and modern music
Henry Purcell, 1659-1695; essays on his music by Imogen Holst ( Book )
15 editions published between 1959 and 1968 in English and held by 978 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 857 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
Byrd by Imogen Holst ( Book )
9 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 779 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 )
31 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The various terms, forms of harmony, timing details and other basics of music are exhaustively explained
Tune by Imogen Holst ( Book )
11 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The turn of the screw : op. 54, an opera in a prologue and two acts by Benjamin Britten ( )
20 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bach by Imogen Holst ( Book )
14 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 617 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 534 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 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Holst by Imogen Holst ( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 512 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 planets : suite for large orchestra by Gustav Holst ( )
48 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Avec un choeur de femmes dans le dernier numéro (Neptune), sans paroles
War requiem, op. 66 by Benjamin Britten ( )
23 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 407 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 )
13 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 389 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 )
6 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.46 (from 0.07 for The wonder ... to 1.00 for William Pl ...)
WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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 (332)
Latin (10)
German (8)
Danish (1)
Kurdish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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