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Lewis, Anthony 1915-1983

Overview
Works: 261 works in 654 publications in 4 languages and 7,981 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings  Music  Manuscripts 
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 )
23 editions published between 1961 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 1,060 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 Anthony Lewis ( Book )
16 editions published between 1975 and 1998 in English and held by 1,025 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 ( )
33 editions published between 1939 and 1964 in 4 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hippolyte et Aricie by Jean-Philippe Rameau ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1960 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Arthur by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1958 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Arthur or The British Worthy: Semi-Opera in Five Acts, Z 628. Libretto: John Dryden
A Selection of Italian arias, 1600-1800 ( )
14 editions published in 1983 in Italian and English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The music in The fairy queen; English opera (1692) by Henry Purcell ( )
34 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Composition de l'orchestre : 2 flûtes à bec, 3 hautbois, 1 basson, 2 trompettes, timbales, cordes
Venus & Adonis by John Blow ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1951 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Venus and Adonis: Masque in Three Acts and a Prologue for the Entertainment of the King. Libretto: Author unidentified
The fairy queen by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1950 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fairy Queen: Semi-Opera in Five Acts, Z 629. Libretto: Elkanah Settle
Come, ye sons of art by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1954 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musica Britannica : a national collection of music ( )
6 editions published between 1958 and 1969 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sosarme by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Semele by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1956 and 1971 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scenisk opførelse af Händels oratorium
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
Imeneo = Hymenaeus : an opera : 1740 by George Frideric Handel ( )
4 editions published in 1980 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I. Gesamtausgabe
Music of Handel by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in 4 languages 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 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Semele; an opera (1743) by George Frideric Handel ( )
6 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 110 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 (169)
Italian (33)
French (18)
German (4)
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