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BBC Symphony Orchestra

Works: 3,869 works in 6,982 publications in 7 languages and 84,713 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Live sound recordings  Music  Juvenile works  Variations (Music)  Interviews  Concertos  Concert films 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Conductor, orc, Other, Singer, per, Composer
Classifications: MT6.A73, 782.1
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Most widely held works by BBC Symphony Orchestra
A young person's guide to music by Neil Ardley( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With an accompanying CD, this book introduces instruments of the orchestra and supplies a concise history of classical music. This volume, accompanied by a CD, supplies a concise history of music & focuses on classical music & the instruments that create it. In association with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, A Young Person's Guide to Music is a combination package that makes music accessible and fun. The first part of the book deals with the orchestra, its structure, and the role of the conductor. Symbols in the text tell the reader when to listen to specific tracks on the CD that relate directly to the text. The second part uses illustrated timelines to chart the lives of famous composers and performers, and pinpoints important musical developments
Boulez conducts Boulez by Pierre Boulez( Recording )

26 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin concertos & Sonata for two violins by Sergey Prokofiev( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 3 by Edward Elgar( )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benvenuto Cellini [opéra-comique in two acts and four tableaux] by Hector Berlioz( Recording )

37 editions published between 1962 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benvenuto Cellini: Opéra semi-séria en deux actes, op.23. Livret: Léon de Wailly et Auguste Barbier
Pli selon pli by Pierre Boulez( Recording )

56 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pli selon pli: Cinq pièces pour soprano et orchestre. Texte: Stéphane Mallarmé
A child of our time by Michael Tippett( Recording )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the 1938 assassination of a German diplomat in Paris by Jewish refugee Herschel Grynszpan, which led to Germany's Kristallnacht
The mask of Orpheus by Harrison Birtwistle( )

11 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Recorded live at the Royal Festival Hall on 11 & 12 April, 1996."--Insert
Graal théâtre ; Château de l'âme ; Amers by Kaija Saariaho( Recording )

7 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of Maurice Ravel by Maurice Ravel( Recording )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memory takes my hand by Craig Armstrong( )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chorus music by Arnold Schoenberg( Recording )

8 editions published in 1990 in 3 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for flute, strings and percussion by Melinda Wagner( )

2 editions published in 2000 and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not the Messiah he's a very naughty boy( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Monty Python troupe reunites onstage for a one-night-only performance of a musical adaptation of their film Life of Brian which tells the story of Brian Cohen, a young Jewish man who is born on the same day as, and next door to, Jesus Christ, and is subsequently mistaken for the Messiah
Arturo Toscanini by Arturo Toscanini( )

10 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini, conductor
Symphonies nos. 2 & 4 by Michael Tippett( Recording )

4 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in March, 1993 at All Hallows Church, Gospel Oak, London
Hymnus paradisi A Kent yeoman's wooing song by Herbert Howells( )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 6 symphonies by Bohuslav Martinů( )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin concerto Symphony no. 1 by Roberto Gerhard( )

4 editions published in 1998 in No Linguistic content and Spanish and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violinkonzert / Sinfonie Nr.1
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A young person's guide to music
Alternative Names
B.B.C. Symphony Orch.

B.B.C. Symphony Orchestra.

B.B.C. Wireless Symphony Orchestra.

BBC:n sinfoniaorkesteri.

BBC Orchestra

BBC Radio Symphony Orchestra London



BBC Symphonie-Orchester.

BBC-Symphonie-Orchester London

BBC Symphony London

BBC Symphony orchestra

BBC Symphony Orchestra British orchestra based in London

BBC Symphony Orchestra London.

BBC 교향악단




British Broadcasting Corporation BBC Symphony Orchestra

British Broadcasting Corporation London Orchestra Sinfonica

British Broadcasting Corporation London Symphonic Orchestra

British Broadcasting Corporation London Symphonie-Orchester

British Broadcasting Corporation Symphony Orchestra

Orchestra sinfonica della BBC.

Orchestra Sinfonica della BBC London

Orchestre de la B.B.C.

Orchestre symphonique de la BBC.

Orchestre symphonique de Londres

Orkiestra B.B.C.

Orquesta Sinfónica de la BBC

Orquesta Sinfónica de la BBC de Londres

Orquestra Sinfônica da BBC

Simfoničeskij orkestr Bi-Bi-Si

Sinfonie-Orchester der BBC.

Symphony Orchestra

Thames Symphony Orchestra.

Симфонический оркестр Би-би-си

Симфонічний оркестр Бі-Бі-Сі

תזמורת רשות השידור

תזמורת רשות השידור הבריטית

תזמרת סימפונית קול ישראל

תזמרת קול ישראל