WorldCat Identities

Walton, William 1902-1983

Overview
Works: 3,205 works in 8,606 publications in 9 languages and 78,754 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Songs and music  History  Concertos  Oratorios  Scores  Symphonies  Tragedies (Drama) 
Roles: Author, Composer, Conductor, Librettist, Arranger, Musician, Performer, Creator, Contributor, Other, Editor, Dedicatee, Adapter, Cinematographer , Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by William Walton
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

55 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard III: Begins by recapitulating the final scene of Henry IV, Part III with Edward IV being crowned king. In the background of the celebration, Richard jealously views the proceedings. Soon afterwards, Edward IV is murdered, drowned in a vat of wine. Richard becomes king and, after proceeding with a succession of intrigues and duplicities, he finds his kingdom in dire peril, set upon by Henry Tudor and mustering a final defense for his realm at the Battle of Bosworth. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
Hamlet by Laurence Olivier( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, the towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
Belshazzar's feast : for mixed choir, baritone solo, and orchestra by William Walton( )

78 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for viola and orchestra by William Walton( )

98 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 1 by William Walton( Recording )

74 editions published between 1966 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at the Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London on July 27, 1993 (Walton & August 15, 1993 (Takemitsu)
Façade by William Walton( Recording )

111 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

+Peggy Ashcroft ; Jeremy irons ; London Sinfonietta ; Riccardo Chailly, con
Belshazzar's feast by William Walton( Recording )

181 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William stone, Bariton ; Atlanta Symphony orchestra and chorus ; Robert Shaw
The chronicle history of King Henry the Fifth with his battell fought at Agincourt in France( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Shakespeare's patriotic historical drama that celebrates the English nation and the greatness of its King. Includes medieval battle sequences with a recreation of the Battle of Agincourt
Troilus and Cressida by William Walton( )

44 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troilus and Cressida: Opera in Three Acts. Libretto: Christopher Hassall
Concerto for violin and orchestra by William Walton( )

58 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Façade ; Façade 2 by William Walton( )

32 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The string quartets by William Walton( )

19 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La portion lisible par ordinateur comprend un lien vers un site web consacré à ce disque et comportant des notes de programme, des notes biographiques, des critiques et des liens vers d'autres sites web
Concerto for violoncello and orchestra by William Walton( )

44 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work is a cello and piano reduction of Walton's Cello Concerto, based on the edition published in the Walton Edition Violin and Cello Concertos volume. Dating from 1956, the work was commissioned by Gregor Piatigorsky and premiered by him the following year. Walton regarded this work as the best of his three solo concertos. - Publisher
Choral works by William Walton( )

17 editions published in 1993 in 5 languages and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belshazzar's feast ; Symphony no 1 by William Walton( )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bear by William Walton( )

33 editions published between 1967 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bear: An Extravaganza in One Act. Libretto: Paul Dehn
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

51 editions published between 1944 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Adaptation of Shakespeare's patriotic historical drama that celebrates the English nation and the greatness of its King. Includes medieval battle sequences with a recreation of the Battle of Agincourt."
Belshazzar's feast ; Coronation Te Deum ; Gloria by William Walton( )

14 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry V( Visual )

16 editions published between 1944 and 2006 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Shakespeare's patriotic historical drama that celebrates the English nation and the greatness of its King. Includes medieval battle sequences with a recreation of the Battle of Agincourt
Walton conducts Walton by William Walton( )

27 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir William Walton conducts some of his own pieces with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and Symphony Orchestra. Includes overtures, sinfonias, suites and more
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Belshazzar's feast : for mixed choir, baritone solo, and orchestra
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Belshazzar's feast : for mixed choir, baritone solo, and orchestraConcerto for viola and orchestraConcerto for violin and orchestraConcerto for violoncello and orchestraPortrait of WaltonWilliam Walton : muse of fireWilliam Walton : music and literature
Alternative Names
Gulielmus Walton

Sir William Turner Walton

Sir William Walton

Uolton, U.

Uolton, Uil’i︠a︡m

Uolton, Uilâm.

Uolton, Uil'iam

Uolton, Uiliam 1902-

Uolton, Uilʹi︠a︡m 1902-1983

Viljams Voltons

Walton.

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Walton, W.

Walton, Wiliam

Walton, William.

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Walton William Sir

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Walton, William T. 1902-1983

Walton William Turner

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Walton, William Turner 1902-1983 Sir

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Walton, William Turner, Sir 1902-1983

William Turner Walton compositore e direttore d'orchestra inglese

William Walton

William Walton anglický hudební skladatel

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William Walton britisk komponist

William Walton Brits componist (1902-1983)

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William Walton compositor britânico

William Walton englischer Komponist und Dirigent

William Walton kompozytor brytyjski

Ουίλιαμ Ουόλτον

Вільям Волтон

Уолтон У.

Уолтон, Уильям

Уолтон, Уильям Тернер, 1902-1983

Ուիլյամ Ուոլտոն անգլիացի կոմպոզիտոր

ויליאם וולטון

ויליאם וולטון מלחין אמריקאי

ולטון, ויליאם, 1902-1983

ويليام والتون

ویلیام والتون آهنگساز بریتانیایی

윌리엄 월튼

ウィリアム・ウォルトン

ウォルトン

ウォルトン, ウィリアム

威廉·華爾頓

威廉·沃爾頓

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