WorldCat Identities

Walton, William 1902-1983

Overview
Works: 1,900 works in 5,502 publications in 4 languages and 65,327 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Filmed plays  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  War films  Musical settings  Television adaptations 
Roles: Author, Composer, Conductor, Arranger, Performer, Librettist, Creator, Honoree, Musician, Contributor
Classifications: PR2807.A2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Walton
Belshazzar's feast by William Walton( Recording )

168 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

32 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,953 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 )

44 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,761 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( )

75 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for viola and orchestra by William Walton( )

81 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

30 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,014 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
Richard III( Visual )

2 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( )

38 editions published between 1951 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Façade by William Walton( Recording )

79 editions published between 1930 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

+Peggy Ashcroft ; Jeremy irons ; London Sinfonietta ; Riccardo Chailly, con
Henry V by William Shakespeare( )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry V: A Shakespeare Scenario for speaker, chorus, boys' choir and orchestra. Arranged from the film music by Christopher Palmer
Concerto for violin and orchestra by William Walton( )

47 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 1 by William Walton( )

30 editions published between 1936 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 595 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 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for violoncello and orchestra by William Walton( )

25 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troilus and Cressida by William Walton( Recording )

26 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

46 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 514 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
The bear by William Walton( Recording )

34 editions published between 1967 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bear: An Extravaganza in One Act. Libretto: Paul Dehn
The string quartets by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

11 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The String Quartets: 1 Nos. 1 & 2 2 Nos. 3 & 4 3 Nos. 5, 6 & 7 4 Nos. 8, 9 & 10 5 Nos. 11, 12 & 13 6 nos. 14 & 15
Concerto for violin and orchestra by William Walton( Recording )

47 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MENHUIN, Yehudi (violin). PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA. KLETZKI, Paul (conductor)
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Richard III
Alternative Names
Gulielmus Walton

Sir William Turner Walton

Uolton, Uil'iam

Uolton, Uiliam 1902-

Uolton, Uilʹi︠a︡m 1902-1983

Walton.

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 Barbara