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Barbirolli, John 1899-1970

Overview
Works: 4,022 works in 7,377 publications in 7 languages and 53,953 library holdings
Genres: Symphonies  Live sound recordings  Operas  Drama  Musical settings  Excerpts  Biography  Song cycles  Interviews  Motion picture music 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author, Arranger, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Other, dir, Composer, Director, Musician, Narrator, Editor, Author of introduction, Adapter
Classifications: M1001, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Barbirolli
Cello concerto by Edward Elgar( )

59 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This CD is part of an edition released to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the composer's birth, which presents all the major orchestral, choral, chamber and stage works, as well as many lesser pieces and rarities in interpretations by the 20th century's finest Elgarians
Madama Butterfly : highlights by Giacomo Puccini( )

21 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in Italian and German and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 9 by Gustav Mahler( )

37 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dresden Staatskapelle has a very special tradition of performing Ludwig van Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. It performed the then still highly controversial work for the first time in August 1838 under the baton of Johann Gottlieb Reissiger. Since 1900, the piece has been performed yearly on Palm Sunday, having been popularized by Richard Wagner in 1843
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

71 editions published between 1967 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
Barbirolli by John Barbirolli( )

33 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( )

23 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Otello"James McCracken, tenor Gwyneth Jones, soprano Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, baritone Ambrosian Opera Chorus John McCarthy, chorus master Children's Chorus Jean Povey, trainer New PhilharmoniaOrchestra Sir John Barbirolli, conductor Libretto included
English string music by Bournemouth Sinfonietta( )

21 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die schönsten Cellokonzerte = Favourite cello concertos by Jacqueline Du Pré( )

22 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DU PRE, Jacqueline (cello). (1-2) ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA. (3) NEW PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA. (4) LONDON SYMPONY ORCHESTRA. (5-6) CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. (1-3, 5-6) BARENBOIM, Daniel (conductor). (4) BARBIROLLI, John (conductor)
Ein Heldenleben by Richard Strauss( )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein Heldenleben: Tondichtung, op. 40 / Macbeth: Tondichtung nach Shakespeares Drama, op. 23
Symphony no. 6 by Gustav Mahler( )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinfonie Nr. 6 A-Dur (Originalfassung)
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )

22 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 498 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
Enigma variations ; Pomp & circumstance by Edward Elgar( )

6 editions published in 1995 and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messe solennelle de Sainte Cécile ; Petite symphonie by Charles Gounod( )

7 editions published in 2001 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 5 by Gustav Mahler( )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composed in 1902, this purely instrumental work followed upon three symphonies that had all included vocal parts. This and the opening trumpet motif, an allusion to the rhythm that begins Beethoven's Fifth have been interpreted as Mahler's return to a more conventional idea of the symphonic genre
A lasting inspiration by Jacqueline Du Pré( )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Froissart ; Cockaigne ; Pomp & circumstance marches : nos. 1-5 by Edward Elgar( )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This CD is part of an edition released to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the composer's birth, which presents all the major orchestral, choral, chamber and stage works, as well as many lesser pieces and rarities in interpretations by the 20th century's finest Elgarians
Italian opera arias by Renata Scotto( )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Italian and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cello concertos by Jacqueline Du Pré( )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Champagne and laughter : the music of Johann Strauss II by Johann Strauss( )

4 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daphnis et Chloé ; Bolero ; La valse ; Ma mère l'oye / Ravel. Jeux ; L'après-midi d'un faune by Maurice Ravel( )

3 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Barbiolli, Giovanni Battista, 1899-1970

Barbirolli, Giovanni

Barbirolli, Giovanni Battista

Barbirolli, Giovanni Battista 1899-1970

Barbirolli, J. 1899-1970

Barbirolli, J. (John), 1899-1970

Barbirolli, John

Barbirolli, John, 1899-1970

Barbirolli, John Giovanni Battista

Barbirolli, John sir 1899-1970

Barbirolli, Sir John

Barbirolli Sir John 1899-1970

Ioannes Barbirolli

John Barbirolli Angol karmester

John Barbirolli britischer Dirigent und Cellist

John Barbirolli Brits dirigent (1899-1970)

John Barbirolli direttore d'orchestra britannico

Джон Барбиролли

Джон Барбіроллі

ג'ון ברבירולי

جان باربیرولی

جون بابوريلي

바비롤리, 조반니 바티스타 1899-1970

바비롤리, 존 1899-1970

존 바비롤리

ジョン・バルビローリ

约翰·巴比罗利

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