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Kirkby, Emma

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Works: 1,298 works in 3,002 publications in 9 languages and 27,444 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Musical settings  Oratorios  Methods‡vSelf-instruction  Christmas music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Actor, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Creator, Conductor, Other
Classifications: M2000, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Emma Kirkby
Messiah by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
55 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir present an intimate and stirring performance of Handel's Messiah. This 2-CD recording of the full score on period instruments features a stellar cast of soloists. Tafelmusik presents this baroque masterpiece with the spirit and vitality of Handel's own 18th-century productions. A perennial favorite with audiences and critics alike, Tafelmusik's Messiah has garnered glowing reviews year after year
A feather on the breath of God sequences and hymns by Hildegard ( Recording )
32 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
50 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(1) KIRKBY, Emma (soprano). (1) NELSON, Judith (soprano). (1) REES, Judith (soprano). (1) THOMAS, David (bass-baritone). (1) NOORMAN, Jantina (mezzo-soprano). (1) EVERA, Emily van (soprano). (1) BEVAN, Rachel (soprano). (1) BONNER, Tessa (soprano). (1) BEVAN, Rachel (soprano). (1) TAVERNER CHOIR. (1) TAVERNER PLAYERS. (1) PARROTT, Andrew (conductor)
Magnificat, BWV 243 ; Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen cantata, BWV 51 by Johann Sebastian Bach ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Requiem K 626 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Vocal music by Dietrich Buxtehude ( )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cleofide by Johann Adolf Hasse ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cleofide: Opera seria in tre atti. Libretto: Michelangelo Boccardi, adattato da Pietro Metastasio
Gloria Dixit Dominus by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in Latin and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Messiah a sacred oratorio by George Frideric Handel ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handel's most beloved of all oratorios was performed by fewer than forty instrumentalist and a chorus, less than thirty strong, of boy trebles and men. This is the tradition to which this performance has returned to. Members of the Academy all play instruments of the period or accurate modern copies. The soloists improvised embellishments in the arias and, in certain cases, join in the singing of the choruses, just as they would have done 240 years ago
Judas Maccabaeus by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Judas Maccabaeus: Oratorium in drei Akten, HWV 63. Text: Thomas Morell
Athalia by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The triumph of Time and Truth by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Triumph of Time and Truth: Oratorio in Three Parts for soloists, chorus, orchestra and continuo, HWV 71. Libretto: Thomas Morell
L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi ( )
17 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taped at La Monnaie in Brussels in May 1998, this production of Monteverdi's L'Orfeo has become an operatic classic in a few short years. Choreographer/director Trisha Brown, conductor René Jacobs, and designer Roland Aeschlimann have created an ideal fusion of words, action, sight, and sound, one that never lets the viewer down and manages to tell the story in an elegant, unusual, and ultimately intensely moving manner
Opera arias and overtures by George Frideric Handel ( )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opera arias and overtures from the first half of Handel's operatic career, 1704-1726
Cantatas, concertos & Magnificat by Antonio Vivaldi ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Magnificat.. RV 610. Vivaldi,, Antonio
Esther by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
21 editions published in 1985 in 5 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Esther: Oratorium in einem Akt für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 50b. Libretto: Alexander Pope and John Arbuthnot / Sonate g-Moll für Oboe, zwei Violinen und Continuo, HWV 404
Vespro della Beata Vergine (1610) by Claudio Monteverdi ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(1) GOMEZ, Jill (soprano). (1) PALMER, Felicity (soprano). (1) BOWMAN, James (counter-tenor). (1) TEAR, Robert (tenor). (1) LANGRIDGE, Philip (tenor). (1) SHIRLEY-QUIRK, John (baritone). (1) RIPPON, Michael (bass). (1) MONTEVERDI CHOIR. (1) MONTEVERDI ORCHESTRA. (1) SALISBURY CATHEDRAL BOYS' CHOIR. (1) PHILIP JONES BRASS ENSEMBLE. (1) DAVID MUNROW RECORDER ENSEMBLE. (1) GARDNER, John Eliot (conductor)
Chanson d'amour by H. H. A Beach ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmelite vespers [second vespers of the Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel] by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in Latin and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symphoniae sacrae op. 10 by Heinrich Schütz ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in German and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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