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BBC Symphony Orchestra

Works: 3,634 works in 6,860 publications in 6 languages and 82,568 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Live sound recordings  Juvenile works  Music  Concert films  Orchestral music  Art music  Sacred music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Conductor, orc, Other, Singer, per, Composer
Classifications: M1001, 784.262
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Most widely held works by BBC Symphony Orchestra
A young person's guide to music by Neil Ardley( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,113 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 )

24 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Marteau sans maître .. Voix d'alto & 6 instr. .. Boulez, Pierre
Violin concertos & Sonata for two violins by Sergey Prokofiev( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 3 by Edward Elgar( )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano concerto no. 1 in D minor, op. 15 by Johannes Brahms( )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brahms: Klavierkonzert Nr.1 d-Moll, op.15 / Strauss: Burleske d-Moll für Klavier und Orchester, o.op
Benvenuto Cellini [opéra-comique in two acts and four tableaux] by Hector Berlioz( Recording )

32 editions published between 1962 and 1989 in 5 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benvenuto Cellini: Opéra semi-séria en deux actes, op.23. Livret: Léon de Wailly et Auguste Barbier
Symphony no. 1 by William Walton( Recording )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at the Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London on July 27, 1993 (Walton & August 15, 1993 (Takemitsu)
Pli selon pli by Pierre Boulez( Recording )

53 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pli selon pli: Cinq pièces pour soprano et orchestre. Texte: Stéphane Mallarmé
The mask of Orpheus by Harrison Birtwistle( )

11 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 369 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 361 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

Chorus music by Arnold Schoenberg( Recording )

7 editions published in 1990 in German and English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies nos. 2 & 4 by Michael Tippett( Recording )

7 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in March, 1993 at All Hallows Church, Gospel Oak, London
Not the Messiah he's a very naughty boy( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 333 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
Memory takes my hand by Craig Armstrong( )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin concertos by Dmitry Sitkovetsky( )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child of our time by Michael Tippett( Recording )

18 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 330 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
Symphonia sum fluxae pretium spei ; Clarinet concerto by Elliott Carter( Recording )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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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

BBC Radio Symphony Orchestra London



BBC Symphonic Orchestra


BBC-Symphonie-Orchester London

BBC Symphony

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 Simfònica de la BBC

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

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