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Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Works: 10,655 works in 20,324 publications in 7 languages and 290,731 library holdings
Genres: Music  Live sound recordings  Operas  Drama  Concertos  History  Oratorios  War films  Action and adventure films  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Conductor, Other, Proofreader, orc, Composer, Singer
Classifications: M1012, 784.272
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Most widely held works by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
The story of India by Michael Wood( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historian Michael Wood chronicles the history of the Indian subcontinent, focusing especially on the diversity of its peoples, cultures and landscapes. The world's largest democracy and a rising economic giant, India is now as well known across the globe for its mastery of computer technology as it is for its many-armed gods and its famous spiritual traditions. But India is also the world's most ancient surviving civilization, with unbroken continuity back into prehistory. India's history is a ten thousand year epic but for over two millennia, India has been at the center of world history: birthplace of two world religions, home of an extraordinary spectrum of music, dance, literature, science, mathematics, economics, and a revolutionary idea whose power has yet to diminish. It has seen successive invasions from Alexander the Great and Genghis Khan to Tamburlaine and the British, all of whom left their mark but all of whom succumbed--in the end--to India herself
The African Queen by John Huston( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the start of World War I, German imperial troops burn down a mission in Africa. The mission's reverend was so overtaken with disappointment that he passes away. Shortly after his well-educated, snooty sister Rose buries her brother, she must leave on the only available transport, the "African Queen" steamboat. The boat is manned by the ill-mannered bachelor, Charlie. Together they embark on a long difficult journey, without any comfort. Rose grows determined to assist in the British war effort and presses Charlie until he finally agrees and together they steam up the Ulana encountering an enemy fort, raging rapids, bloodthirsty parasites and an endlessly branching stream which always seems to lead them to what appear to be impenetrable swamps. Despite their opposing personalities, the two grow closer to each other and ultimately carry out their plan to take out a German warship
In search of Shakespeare by Michael Wood( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate look at William Shakespeare and his world
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( )

26 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
Arias by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

25 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

67 editions published between 1948 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

VYVYAN, Jennifer (soprano). SINCLAIR, Monica (contralto). VICKERS, Jon (tenor). TOZZI, Giorgio (bass). ROYAL PHILHARMONIC CHORUS. ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA. BEECHAM, Thomas (conductor)
The pirates of Penzance by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

37 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music by Arthur Sullivan. Lyrics by W.S. Gilbert. Pro Arte Orchestra; Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
Violin concerto no. 1 by Nicolò Paganini( )

27 editions published between 1900 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchestral parts of Paganini's first concerto were originally written in E flat major with the solo part written in D major and played on a violin tuned a semitone higher than usual to achieve an effect of added brilliance
Violin concertos by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

46 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1,2) OISTRAKH, David (violin & conductor). (1,2) VIENNA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. (3) OISTRAKH, David (violin). (3) OISTRAKH, Igor (violin). ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA. GOOSSENS, Eugene (conductor)
James Galway's Christmas carol by James Galway( Recording )

16 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carols and instrumental music arranged for flute, chorus, and orchestra in varying combinations
Symphony in C ; L'Arlésienne : suites nos. 1 & 2 by Georges Bizet( )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recordings of Sir Thomas Beecham's captivating performances of Bizet's Symphony and his dramatic incidental work, L'Arlésienne
Concerto no. 1 ; Scottish fantasy by Max Bruch( )

17 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attila by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

51 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scheherazade : symphonic suite, op. 35 by Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov( Recording )

55 editions published between 1957 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina Burana by Carl Orff( )

43 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina Burana is a scenic cantata composed by Carl Orff in 1935 and 1936. It is based on 24 of the poems found in the medieval collection Carmina Burana
A village Romeo and Juliet by Frederick Delius( )

23 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Village Romeo and Juliet: Lyric Drama in Six Scenes based on the novella Romeo und Julia auf dem Dorfe by Gottfried Keller
Piano concerto by Robert Schumann( )

28 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rarely performed, the Piano Concerto of 20th-century Mexican composer Carlos Chavez receives an insightful, idiomatic, and compelling performance from Mexican-born pianist Jorge Federico Osorio, the Orquestra Sinfonica Nacional de Mexico, and conductor Carlos Miguel Prieto. Surprising tempo changes and a whirlwind of styles make the work a thrill ride for performers and audiences alike
Yanni live at the Acropolis by Yanni( Recording )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The video includes: The most dramatic footage ever filmed of Yanni live in concert -- Backstage interviews with Yanni and members of his band -- Exclusive behind-the-scenes-footage of the making of Yanni live at the Acropolis -- Music not included on the Yanni live at the Acropolis album
The nutcracker : (highlights) by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( )

45 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Nutcracker unfolds to the tune of Tchaikovsky's suite
The Mikado by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

44 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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La traviata
Alternative Names
Königlich-Philharmonisches Orchester

Königlich-Philharmonisches Orchester London

Kraljevski filharmonijski orkestar

London Philharmoniker Symphony Orchestra

London Royal Philharmonic

London Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

Londonskij korolevskij filarmoničeskij orkestr.

Orchestre philharmonique royal

Orchestre royal philharmonique

Orchestre royal philharmonique Londres

Orquesta Filarmónica Real

Orquestra Filarmônica Real

Philharmonic Orchestra

Philharmonic Orchestra London, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Philharmonic Symphony of London

Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra

Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra London, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra of London



Real Orquesta Filarmónica (Londres)

Royal Filharmonikus Zenekar

Royal Philharmonic

Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra

Royal Philharmonic London

Royal Philharmonic Orch.

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Limited

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra London

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Orchestra based in London

Royal Philharmoniker London


The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Королевский филармонический оркестр

Королівський філармонічний оркестр

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