WorldCat Identities

Lewis, Anthony 1915-1983

Overview
Works: 289 works in 654 publications in 4 languages and 8,097 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings  Music 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Editor, Arranger, Author of introduction, Adapter, Composer
Classifications: M1500.P87, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Anthony Lewis
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1961 and 2000 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
SYNOPSIS: In order to cure her unhappiness, Dido, queen of Carthage, marries the Trojan prince, Aeneas, who is madly in love with her. While Dido and Aeneas are out hunting, an evil Sorceress and her assistants plot the destruction of Dido and Carthage. Soon, an evil witch disguised as the God Mercury stops Aeneas. She tells him that he must abandon Carthage and found a new Troy on Latin soil. While Aeneas hates the thought of leaving Dido, he cannot refuse a god's command. In the end, Aeneas decides to defy the god's command and stay with Dido. Nevertheless, Dido refuses to stay with a lover who even considered leaving her and soon dies
Opera and church music, 1630-1750 by Gerald Abraham ( Book )
14 editions published between 1975 and 1998 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coronation anthems ; Anthems with strings by John Blow ( )
15 editions published between 1953 and 1986 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Venus and Adonis by John Blow ( )
17 editions published between 1939 and 1963 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Selection of Italian arias, 1600-1800 ( )
15 editions published in 1983 in Italian and English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Semele by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1956 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Semele: Weltliches Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 58. Text: William Congreve
Venus & Adonis by John Blow ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1951 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Venus and Adonis: Masque in Three Acts and a Prologue for the Entertainment of the King. Libretto: Author unidentified
Come, ye sons of art by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1954 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fairy queen by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1958 and 1971 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dido and Aeneas [opera in 3 acts] by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The music in The fairy queen; English opera (1692) by Henry Purcell ( )
11 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sosarme by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hippolyte et Aricie by Jean-Philippe Rameau ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1966 and 1995 in French and German and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Arthur [or, the British worthy : a dramatick opera by John Dryden by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1960 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Arthur. Maurice Bevan, baritone Paul Elliott,tenor Mark Deller,contr-tenor Honor Sheppard, soprano Alfred Deller,contr-tenor Jean Knibbs, soprano Nigel Beavan,bass Rosemary Hardy, soprano Leigh Nixon,tenor . The Deller Choir. The King's Musick. Alfred Deller, director. Libretto and notes
Musica Britannica : a national collection of music ( )
in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Athalia; an oratorio or sacred drama by George Frideric Handel ( )
4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music of Purcell by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music of Handel by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in 4 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Imeneo = Hymenaeus : an opera : 1740 by George Frideric Handel ( )
3 editions published in 1980 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Handel opera repertory by George Frideric Handel ( )
4 editions published in 1985 in Italian and English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Lewis, Anthony
Lewis, Anthony, 1915-
Lewis, Anthony Carey.
Lewis, Anthony Carey, 1915-
Lewis, Anthony Carey, 1915-1983
Languages
English (112)
Italian (30)
French (6)
German (2)
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