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Luxon, Benjamin

Overview
Works: 622 works in 1,733 publications in 5 languages and 20,544 library holdings
Genres: Music  Musical settings  Live sound recordings  Oratorios  Televised operas  Drama  Film adaptations  Songs  Requiems  Cultural television programs 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Printer, Vocalist, Actor, Other, Arranger
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Benjamin Luxon
 
Most widely held works by Benjamin Luxon
Die tote Stadt by Erich Wolfgang Korngold( Recording )

48 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die tote Stadt: Oper in drei Akten, op.12. Libretto: Paul Schott (Julius Korngold)
The Marriage of Figaro : a comic opera in 4 acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

23 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera based on Beaumarchais' sequel to his Barber of Seville
Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss( Visual )

24 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gabriel von Eisenstein is about to begin a prison sentence for a small indiscretion. Alfred, an opera singer is serenading Eisenstein's wife, Rosalinde (Joan Sutherland) outside the Eisenstein house. Adele, the maid has just received a letter from her sister, Ida, inviting her to Price Orlofsky's ball. Dr. Falke, preparing a surprise at the ball, convinces Eisenstein to come with him that night and delay his departure for jail until morning. Everyone departs for the ball in disguise ... not before Alfred is mistaken for Eisenstein and dragged off to prison! The comic confusion of infidelity and "mistaken" identity is topped off by Dr. Falke's surprise, a little comedy he arranged called "The Bat's Revenge."
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

23 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Don Giovanni centers around a young nobleman who is obsessed with amorous conquests, and his encounters with Donna Anna, the woman who plots to destroy him
The songs by Charles Ives( Recording )

20 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded May 3, 1988, at the Maltings, Snape
War requiem : op. 66 by Benjamin Britten( Recording )

10 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text in Latin and English
Songs of travel by Ralph Vaughan Williams( )

14 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs by Roger Quilter( )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samson by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samson: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 57. Text: Newburgh Hamilton
Grosse Messe : c-moll, KV 427 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

32 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

9 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir present an intimate and stirring performance of Handel's Messiah. This 2-CD recording of the full score on period instruments features a stellar cast of soloists. Tafelmusik presents this baroque masterpiece with the spirit and vitality of Handel's own 18th-century productions. A perennial favorite with audiences and critics alike, Tafelmusik's Messiah has garnered glowing reviews year after year
Song cycles by Benjamin Britten( )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Julie : opera in two acts by William Alwyn( )

19 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem ; Messe basse by Gabriel Fauré( )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belshazzar's feast by William Walton( Recording )

21 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William stone, Bariton ; Atlanta Symphony orchestra and chorus ; Robert Shaw
Elgar & Delius songs by Benjamin Luxon( )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Apostles by Edward Elgar( Recording )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 261 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
A little love music by Geoffrey Bush( )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The creation by Joseph Haydn( )

6 editions published in 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance of parts 1 and 2 of Haydn's oratorio The creation
 
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Alternative Names
Benjamin Luxon artiste lyrique

Benjamin Luxon British opera singer

Benjamin Luxon Brits zanger

ベンジャミン・ラクストン

Languages
English (123)

German (73)

Italian (38)

Latin (23)

Spanish (1)