WorldCat Identities

Deller, Alfred

Overview
Works: 1,183 works in 2,329 publications in 7 languages and 16,791 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Musical settings  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Performer, Conductor, Singer, Author, Director, Dedicatee, Other, per, Composer, Artist, Signer, Interviewee
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Alfred Deller
A midsummer night's dream by Benjamin Britten( Recording )
50 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's enchanting tale is set to some of Benjamin Britten's most atmospheric music, with a libretto taken entirely from the text of the play. Countertenor Jochen Kowalski is Oberon, King of the Fairies, and Sylvia McNair sings his queen, Tytania. The ensemble cast also includes Nick Stahl as Puck, Nancy Gustafson as Helena, Jane Bunnell as Hermia, Kurt Streit as Lysander, and Rodney Gilfrey as Demetrius
Shakespearean songs and consort music by Deller Consort( Recording )
29 editions published between 1967 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music for a while by Henry Purcell( Recording )
38 editions published between 1948 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ode for St. Cecilia's Day (1692) by Henry Purcell( Recording )
16 editions published between 1954 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ambrosian Singers, Kalmar Chanber orchestra of London Michael Tippett, conductor
Elizabethan and Jacobean music by Alfred Deller( Recording )
12 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Arthur by Henry Purcell( Recording )
43 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Arthur or The British Worthy: Semi-Opera in Five Acts, Z 628. Libretto: John Dryden
History of music in sound ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1954 in Multiple languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madrigal masterpieces the Renaissance in France, Italy and England by Deller Consort( Recording )
5 editions published between 1959 and 1992 in French and Multiple languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English madrigal school by Deller Consort( Recording )
10 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alexander's feast [or, The power of music by George Frideric Handel( Recording )
15 editions published between 1964 and 1995 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A recording of Handel's musical illustration of Dryden's Alexander's Feast. Recorded live
Sosarme an opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Recording )
23 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The masque in Dioclesian ; Instrumental music for the play by Henry Purcell( Recording )
18 editions published between 1965 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notre Dame Mass and Gregorian proper for the Feast of the Assumption by Guillaume( Recording )
10 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fairy queen by Henry Purcell( Recording )
30 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 199 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 )
19 editions published between 1954 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )
10 editions published between 1964 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 192 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
Madrigali amorosi from the 8th book of madrigals, 1638 by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )
5 editions published between 1959 and 1997 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lamentations of Jeremiah the prophet Five hymns [for alternating plainsong and polyphony] by Thomas Tallis( Recording )
4 editions published between 1955 and 1972 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The glory of Purcell by Henry Purcell( Recording )
5 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Songs of birds, battles, and love, and the flowering of the French chanson by Deller Consort( Recording )
4 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Chant des oiseaux; Parfons Regretz; Ce moys de may; La bataille de Marignan, or La Guerre; La Chant de l'Alouette; Mon coeur se recommande a vous; Au joly boys; Il est bel et bon; Mignonne, allons voir sila rose; Comment qu'a moy; Or sus dormez trop; La Deploration de Jehan Okeghem; Alarme, alarme; La nuit froide et sombre; Allon gay Bergeres Performed by Deller Consort Alfred Deller, director
 
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Alternative Names
Deller, Alfred George.
Deller Alfred George 1912-1979
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