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City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Works: 1,911 works in 3,696 publications in 10 languages and 47,402 library holdings
Genres: Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Concert films  Live sound recordings  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Conductor, Other, orc, prr, Composer
Classifications: M1004, 784.218926
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Leaving home orchestral music in the 20th century : a conducted tour by Simon Rattle by Barrie Gavin( Visual )

62 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of orchestral music in the 20th century
America a prophecy by Thomas Adès( )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gloria by John Rutter( )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Latin and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harmonielehre The chairman dances ; Tromba lontana ; Short ride in a fast machine by John Adams( Recording )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rattle conducts Britten by Benjamin Britten( )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stabat Mater Litany to the Virgin Mary ; Symphony no. 3 by Karol Szymanowski( Recording )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinfonietta ; Rhapsody for orchestra "Taras Bulba" by Leoš Janáček( )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonie Orchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks ; Rafael Kubelik, con
Rossini overtures by Gioacchino Rossini( )

19 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With: overtures Egmont, Leonore, Fidelio, Coriolan
Henry V original soundtrack recording by Patrick Doyle( Recording )

15 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Lied von der Erde by Gustav Mahler( )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Lied von der Erde: Sinfonie für Alt, Tenor und Orchester. Text: Hans Bethge. Bearbeitung für Kammerorchester von Arnold Schönberg und Rainer Riehn
Asyla by Thomas Adès( Recording )

3 editions published in 1999 and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child of our time by Michael Tippett( )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 425 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
Violin concertos Nos. 1 & 2 3 Paganini caprices ; Romance by Karol Szymanowski( )

5 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Firebird Petrushka by Igor Stravinsky( )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three journeys through dark landscapes by Barrie Gavin( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program examines the effect of political upheaval in Eastern Europe on the music of Bartók, Shostakovich, and Lutoslawski. We see how the composers, in spite of adverse political pressures, managed to develop their own musical language"--Container
Color by Nico Crama( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Painting and poetry became more abstract during the latter part of the 19th century, and music was not slow in following. This program looks at music's movement away from melody toward a warm palette of sound an orchestra can create
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Alternative Names
Birmingham orkestar

Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Birminghamin kaupungin sinfoniaorkesteri



City of Birmingham orchestra

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra orchestra based in Birmingham, England

Orchestre symphonique de Birmingham

Orkiestra Symfoniczna miasta Birmingham.

Orquesta Sinfónica de la Ciudad de Birmingham

Symfonický orchestr města Birminghamu

Symphony Orchestra

Symphony Orchestra Birmingham

Симфонический оркестр Бирмингема

Симфонічний оркестр Бірмінгема

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