WorldCat Identities

Walton, William 1902-1983

Overview
Works: 1,900 works in 6,110 publications in 8 languages and 67,525 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Filmed plays  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  War films  Musical settings  Biography 
Roles: Author, Composer, Conductor, Arranger, Performer, Librettist, Musician, Creator, Dedicatee, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: PR2807.A2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by William Walton
Belshazzar's feast by William Walton( Recording )

195 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

62 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

57 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,821 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( )

99 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for viola and orchestra by William Walton( )

105 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

36 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,018 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 afterward, 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
Richard III( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 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. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
Façade : an entertainment with poems by Edith Sitwell by William Walton( )

46 editions published between 1951 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Façade by William Walton( Recording )

98 editions published between 1930 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Concerto for violin and orchestra by William Walton( )

58 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry V by William Shakespeare( )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 691 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 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for violoncello and orchestra by William Walton( )

35 editions published between 1957 and 2010 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
Troilus and Cressida by William Walton( Recording )

37 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troilus and Cressida: Opera in Three Acts. Libretto: Christopher Hassall
Cello concerto ; Improvisations on an impromptu of Benjamin Britten ; Passacaglia for solo cello ; Partita for orchestra by William Walton( )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Façade by William Walton( Recording )

50 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bear by William Walton( Recording )

39 editions published between 1967 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bear: An Extravaganza in One Act. Libretto: Paul Dehn
Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 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
String quartets by Benjamin Britten( )

17 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

String Quartet No.2 in C major, op.36 / String Quartet No.3, op.94 / Sinfonietta for chamber orchestra, op.1
Crown imperial : a coronation march (1937) by William Walton( )

64 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For organ soloAn arrangement for organ of this popular march, first performed at the coronation of King George VI
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Richard III
Alternative Names
Gulielmus Walton

Sir William Turner Walton

Uolton, U.

Uolton, Uilâm.

Uolton, Uil'iam

Uolton, Uiliam 1902-

Uolton, Uilʹi︠a︡m 1902-1983

Viljams Voltons

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Walton, William.

Walton, William 1902-

Walton, William 1902-1983

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 angol zeneszerző, karmester

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

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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Concerto for viola and orchestraRichard IIIFaçade : an entertainment with poems by Edith SitwellConcerto for violin and orchestraSymphony no. 1Concerto for violoncello and orchestraBernard Shaw's Major BarbaraCrown imperial : a coronation march (1937)