WorldCat Identities

Walton, William 1902-1983

Overview
Works: 1,022 works in 4,545 publications in 7 languages and 59,987 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Music  Historical films  History  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Historical drama  Thematic catalogs (Music) 
Roles: Author, Composer, Conductor, Arranger, Performer, Librettist, Musician, Creator, Dedicatee, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by William Walton
Belshazzar's feast by William Walton( Recording )

194 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

54 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,953 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
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

33 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,916 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. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
The chronicle history of King Henry the Fift with his battell fought at Agincourt in France by William Shakespeare( Visual )

55 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,866 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 : for mixed choir, baritone solo, and orchestra by William Walton( )

90 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for violoncello and orchestra by William Walton( )

101 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,262 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 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 1 by William Walton( Recording )

58 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 858 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( )

50 editions published between 1951 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Façade by William Walton( Recording )

84 editions published between 1930 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 745 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 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troilus and Cressida by William Walton( Recording )

37 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troilus and Cressida: Opera in Three Acts. Libretto: Christopher Hassall
Henry V a musical scenario after Shakespeare by William Walton( )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 618 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( )

37 editions published between 1936 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara( Visual )

7 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during World War II, Barbara Undershaft is a rich girl turned Salvation Army officer. She speaks out against the hypocrisy she believes exists in her organization
Cello concerto Improvisations on an impromptu of Benjamin Britten ; Passacaglia for solo cello ; Partita for orchestra by William Walton( )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Façade by William Walton( Recording )

48 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Façade Façade 2 by William Walton( Recording )

19 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for violin and orchestra by William Walton( Recording )

51 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bear by William Walton( Recording )

33 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
 
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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 brittisk kompositr

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