WorldCat Identities

BBC Singers

Overview
Works: 756 works in 1,350 publications in 6 languages and 17,978 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Musical settings  Hymns 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer, Musician
Classifications: M1668.9.J5, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by BBC Singers
James Galway's Christmas carol by James Galway ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A child of our time by Michael Tippett ( Recording )
24 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the 1938 assassination of a German diplomat in Paris by Jewish refugee Herschel Grynszpan, which led to Germany's Kristallnacht
Alma brasileira music of Villa-Lobos by Heitor Villa-Lobos ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in Portuguese and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chorus music by Arnold Schoenberg ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liebeslieder op. 52 ; Neue Liebeslieder : op. 65 by Johannes Brahms ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introducing the world of American Jewish music by Neil, artistic director Levin ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
BBC Singers a 70th anniversary celebration by BBC Singers ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in German and English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Jewish legacy by Leonard Bernstein ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete Webern by Anton Webern ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Mann's celebrated tale of unrequited love and death is given a new perspective in Benjamin Britten's final opera, first performed just a year and a half before this Met broadcast. The composer's long-time companion, tenor Peter Pears, reprises his world-premiere portrayal of Gustav von Aschenbach, the elderly and solitary novelist at the center of the story, who tragically falls in love with the beautiful youth Tadzio (played by a dancer). Pears is joined by two other veterans of the opera's world premiere--John Shirley-Quirk, who plays the seven characters that propel Aschenbach to his destiny, and conductor Steuart Bedford
The mask of Orpheus by Harrison Birtwistle ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1997 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symphony songs of the soul ; Shir l'erev Shabbat : excerpts ; The final ingredient : excerpts by David Amram ( )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Hebrew and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Akathist of thanksgiving by John Tavener ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Akathist of Thanksgiving: Hymn for soloists, chorus, string orchestra, organ, bells and timpani. Text: Gregor Petrow. Translated by Mother Thekla
T'kiatot rituals for Rosh Hashana ; Psalm of the distant dove ; Four choral etudes ; A garden eastward by Hugo Weisgall ( )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
St. Nicolas by Benjamin Britten ( )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Celestial dialogues by Ofer Ben-Amots ( )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Piano concerto no. 2 in C major String quartet, op. 55 ; Shabbat Ba'aretz = Sabbath in the Holy Land [excerpts] by Jacob Weinberg ( )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Hebrew and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die glückliche Hand op. 18 ; Variations for orchestra, op. 31 ; Verklärte Nacht : op. 4 : version for string orchestra by Arnold Schoenberg ( Recording )
10 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psalms of joy and sorrow ( )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sacred services from Israel ( )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Hebrew and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity BBC Chorus (1935-1973)

B.B.C. Singers
BBC Choir.
BBC chorus
BBC Kórus.
BBC Singers
BBC Singers London
BBC Singers Unveraenderte Form
British Broadcasting Corporation. B.B.C. Singers
British Broadcasting Corporation. BBC Singers.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Singers.
Coro della BBC.
Wireless chorus
Wireless singers
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