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Knowles, Christopher

Overview
Works: 105 works in 148 publications in 2 languages and 825 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Drama  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Music  Musical settings  Bio-bibliography 
Roles: Author, Performer, Musician, Illustrator, Librettist, Interviewee, Depicted, Actor, Director
Classifications: DS795.A4, 782.1
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Cotswolds and the Vale of Berkeley by Christopher Knowles( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cotswolds by Christopher Knowles( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beijing & Shanghai by Peter Neville-Hadley( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a comprehensive travel guide to Beijing and Shanghai with photographs, illustrations, and maps along with information on restaurants and hotels, nightlife and tourist sites, temples, and museums and history
Typings, 1974-1977 by Christopher Knowles( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
50 walks in Gloucestershire by Christopher Knowles( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moscow and St Petersburg by Christopher Knowles( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The secret history of rock 'n' roll : the mysterious roots of modern music by Christopher Knowles( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sex. Drugs. Loud music. Wild costumes. Dazzling light shows. These words can all describe a great rock concert or a hot dance club, but they were also part and parcel of the ancient cultural phenomenon known as the "Mystery religions." In this book, author Christopher Knowles shows how the Mystery religions got a secular reincarnation when a new musical form called rock 'n' roll burst onto the scene. The Secret History of Rock 'n' Roll traces the history of the Mysteries -- their rise, their fall, and their survival through long centuries of repression. Knowles shows how the Mysteries prefigure
Aquilarco by Giovanni Sollima( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Florence and Tuscany by Christopher Knowles( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Artifacts at the end of a decade by Steven Watson( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Einstein on the beach the changing image of opera ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A documentary focusing on the 1984 revival of Einstein on the Beach, the opera by Robert Wilson and composer Philip Glass, originally staged in 1976. Includes excerpts from Einstein, plus extensive interviews with Wilson and Glass" -- robertwilson.com
50 walks in Gloucestershire by Christopher Knowles( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Echo's second book of Cotswold walks by Christopher Knowles( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Echo's third book of Cotswold walks by Christopher Knowles( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shanghai rediscovered : a guide to the city past and present by Christopher Knowles( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Echo's Cotswold walks by Christopher Knowles( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Einstein on the beach ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is an incomplete recording of Robert Wilson and Philip Glass' opera Einstein on the beach at its premiere in Avignon
Aural fixation ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter for Queen Victoria an opera in four acts[--Lyon interview] by Robert Wilson( Recording )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Very early rehearsals for A letter for Queen Victoria in which the performers work on developing the text, movements, and overall structure of the piece
Einstein on the beach by Philip Glass( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accompanying DVD contains a documentary offering insights into Einstein on the Beach, through interviews with creators composer Philip Glass and director/designer Robert Wilson, who explain some of their structural choices and the concepts behind the opera. The film features rehearsal and performance footage from the 1984 production of the opera at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. It offers a look at the creative processes of two of the most important figures in American contemporary music and theatre, and examines the evolution of the performing arts
 
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Alternative Names
Christopher Knowles
Languages
English (63)
German (1)
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