WorldCat Identities

Walton, William 1902-1983

Overview
Works: 1,859 works in 5,113 publications in 6 languages and 64,067 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Filmed plays  Television adaptations  History  Music  War films  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Composer, Conductor, Arranger, Performer, Librettist, Musician, Creator, Cinematographer , Contributor
Classifications: PR2807.A2,
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Most widely held works about William Walton
 
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Most widely held works by William Walton
Belshazzar's feast by William Walton( Recording )

126 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William stone, Bariton ; Atlanta Symphony orchestra and chorus ; Robert Shaw
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

56 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet is Shakespeare's towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

28 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

50 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's historical play is seen in performance at the Globe Playhouse in 1600 ; as it developes the scenery becomes more realistic. Concerns the battle of Agincourt and the beginning of an English alliance with France. Suggested audience: secondary, general
Belshazzar's feast : for mixed choir, baritone solo, and orchestra by William Walton( )

71 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for violoncello and orchestra by William Walton( )

51 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for viola and orchestra by William Walton( )

82 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 1 by William Walton( Recording )

52 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at the Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London on July 27, 1993 (Walton & August 15, 1993 (Takemitsu)
Façade : an entertainment with poems by Edith Sitwell by William Walton( )

39 editions published between 1951 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Façade by William Walton( Recording )

70 editions published between 1930 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Façade : second suite for orchestra by William Walton( )

73 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry V a musical scenario after Shakespeare by William Walton( )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry V: A Shakespeare Scenario for speaker, chorus, boys' choir and orchestra. Arranged from the film music by Christopher Palmer
Symphony no. 1 by William Walton( )

28 editions published between 1936 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for violin and orchestra Sonata for violin and orchestra (orch. Palmer) ; Two pieces for violin and orchestra (orch. Palmer) by William Walton( )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1995 and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Façade by William Walton( Recording )

46 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the daughter of an armaments millionaire who joins the Salvation Army but later joins her new husband in his business when she realizes that his factory will enable her to save more souls than her charity work. The factory also will serve as an avenue for more money for the Salvation Army
Troilus and Cressida by William Walton( Recording )

22 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troilus and Cressida: Opera in Three Acts. Libretto: Christopher Hassall
Façade Façade 2 by William Walton( Recording )

10 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bear by William Walton( Recording )

28 editions published between 1967 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bear: An Extravaganza in One Act. Libretto: Paul Dehn
Concerto for violin and orchestra by William Walton( Recording )

44 editions published between 1942 and 1992 in 5 languages and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Gulielmus Walton

Sir William Turner Walton

Uolton, Uil'iam

Uolton, Uiliam 1902-

Uolton, Uilʹi︠a︡m 1902-1983

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Walton, William.

Walton, William 1902-

Walton, William seras

Walton, William T. 1902-1983

Walton, William Turner

Walton, William Turner 1902-1983

Walton, William Turner 1902-1983 Sir

Walton, William Turner 1902- Sir

Walton, William Turner, Sir, 1902-

Walton, William Turner, Sir 1902-1983

William Turner Walton compositore e direttore d'orchestra inglese

William Walton

William Walton britisk komponist

William Walton Brits componist (1902-1983)

William Walton brittisk kompositör

William Walton compositeur, chef d'orchestre

William Walton englischer Komponist und Dirigent

William Walton kompozytor brytyjski

Вільям Волтон

Уолтон, Уильям

ויליאם וולטון

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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Belshazzar's feast : for mixed choir, baritone solo, and orchestraConcerto for violoncello and orchestraConcerto for viola and orchestraFaçade : an entertainment with poems by Edith SitwellSymphony no. 1Bernard Shaw's Major BarbaraWilliam Walton : muse of fire