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English Baroque Soloists

Overview
Works: 1,510 works in 4,312 publications in 8 languages and 40,478 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Masses  Live sound recordings  Filmed operas  Operas  Televised operas  Ballad operas  Nonfiction television programs  Television adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, orc, Singer, ens, Other, pf
Classifications: M2010, 782.1
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Most widely held works about English Baroque Soloists
 
Most widely held works by English Baroque Soloists
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140 Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

109 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Sept. 1989, St. John's, Smith Square, London
Piano concertos by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

114 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded March, 1980, Kingsway Hall, London
Mass in B minor = Messe in h-Moll = Messe en si mineur by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

47 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conductor Helmuth Rilling has won both fan and critical acclaim for his interpretations of Bach's works. Now the Bach expert is joined by the Bach-Collegium Stuttgart and a cast of talented young soloists for dynamic recording of Bach's Mass in B Minor
St. John Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

25 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A landmark recording of Bach's St. John Passion that features a cast of superb soloists. It is a rare recording of the work's first version, dating from 1724
The beggar's opera by John Christopher Pepusch( Visual )

31 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballad opera set among London's criminal classes of the 1700's
Magnificat, BWV 243 ; Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen cantata, BWV 51 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas oratorio by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

30 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weihnachts-Oratorium, Teil 1-6, für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, BWV 248
L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taped at La Monnaie in Brussels in May 1998, this production of Monteverdi's L'Orfeo has become an operatic classic in a few short years. Choreographer/director Trisha Brown, conductor René Jacobs, and designer Roland Aeschlimann have created an ideal fusion of words, action, sight, and sound, one that never lets the viewer down and manages to tell the story in an elegant, unusual, and ultimately intensely moving manner
Missa solemnis op. 123 by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

17 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Messe zeigte Beethoven auf dem Höhepunkt seiner Schaffenskraft und Helmuth Rilling, dem Bach-Collegium Stuttgart, der Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart und dem herausragenden Solistenquartett gelang eine weltweit beachtete Referenzeinspielung dieses groartigen Meisterwerks, die nun in einer neuen Auflage als edle Sammleredition vorliegt
Solomon by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

36 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ENGLISH BAROQUE SOLOISTS. GARDINER, John Eliot (conductor). MONTEVERDI CHOIR. WATKINSON, Carolyn (mezzo-soprano). ARGENTA, Nancy (soprano). HENDRICKS, Barbara (soprano). RODGERS, Joan (soprano). JONES, Della (mezzo-soprano). ROLFE JOHNSON, Anthony (tenor). VARCOE, Stephen (bass)
The fairy queen by Henry Purcell( Recording )

38 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 'The Fairy Queen,' two artistic geniuses met. The scenario is an adaptation of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream; the music is by Henry Purcell, the greatest English composer of his day. The result is one of the first great operas, a dazzling display of music and emotion that has lost none of its power since its premiere in 1692. Much of the music has come to have a life beyond the opera itself: songs such as "The Plaint," "Thrice Happy Lovers" and "Hark! The Echoing air" now regularly grace the concert hall stage, a delight for singers and audiences alike. This studio recording was made with Australia's pre-eminent independent opera company, Pinchgut Opera, in 2003, and is re-released here in deluxe packaging. The cast features the finest Australian singers (Sara Macliver, Sally-Anne Russell and Paul McMahon to name but three) under the direction of Baroque specialist Antony Walker. The period instruments of the Orchestra of the Antipodes provide accompaniment of vibrant colour and immediacy." -- Jbhifi.com.au
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance of Mozart's Marriage of Figaro
St. Matthew Passion Matthäus-Passion = Passion selon St. Matthieu : BWV 244 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in German and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah highlights Comfort ye my people,And the glory of the Lord, O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion,He shall feed his flock, I know that my Redeemer liveth, Halleluhah chorus Margaret Marshall, Soprano;Catherine Robbin,mezzo-soprano;Charles Brett,countertenor,Anthony Rolfe-Johnson, tenor;Robert Hale, bass;Saul Quirke, boy soprano Monteverdi choir English Baroque soloists John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Mass in C minor, K. 427 : "Great Mass" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

14 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sylvia McNair leads a celebrated group of vocalists in performing Mozart's unfinished mass, the "great" mass in C minor
Idomeneo K. 366 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera, in three acts
Vespro della Beata Vergine Vespers of the Blessed Virgin = Marien-Vesper by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

34 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria-vesper (1610)
Requiem, K. 626 Kyrie in D minor, K. 341 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

18 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

16 editions published in 1996 in 4 languages and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, the South Bank Centre, London, Dec. 1993
King Arthur by Henry Purcell( Recording )

35 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Arthur or The British Worthy: Semi-Opera in Five Acts, Z 628. Libretto: John Dryden
 
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