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London Symphony Chorus

Works: 1,518 works in 3,879 publications in 11 languages and 68,851 library holdings
Genres: Music  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Fiction  Requiems  Oratorios  Symphonies  Operas  Sacred music  Motets 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Other, Vocalist
Classifications: M2010, 782.23
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Most widely held works about London Symphony Chorus
Most widely held works by London Symphony Chorus
Carmina Burana by Carl Orff( )

74 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina Burana is a scenic cantata composed by Carl Orff in 1935 and 1936. It is based on 24 of the poems found in the medieval collection Carmina Burana
War requiem by Benjamin Britten( Recording )

62 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text in Latin and English
Messiah : arias and choruses by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

24 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arias and choruses from Handel's Messiah
Symphony no. 8 by Gustav Mahler( )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first part of Mahler's 8th symphony is built around the 4th century Latin hymn Veni, Creator Spiritus (come, spirit of creation). The second part retells the final episode of Goethe's Faust in which the title character finds salvation. This recording also includes the Adagio from Mahler's 10th symphony and is the final installment of the San Francisco Symphony's Mahler cycle
Billy Budd by Benjamin Britten( )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A moving performance ..."--Gramophone
Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a small fishing community on the east coast of England, the story of conflict between an individual and a society that sees him as an outsider
The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

65 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir present an intimate and stirring performance of Handel's Messiah. This 2-CD recording of the full score on period instruments features a stellar cast of soloists. Tafelmusik presents this baroque masterpiece with the spirit and vitality of Handel's own 18th-century productions. A perennial favorite with audiences and critics alike, Tafelmusik's Messiah has garnered glowing reviews year after year
Stabat Mater by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( )

37 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stabat Maters van diverse componisten
Candide by Voltaire( Recording )

43 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this witty political satire, a gentleman plagued by misfortune clings to the belief that all is for the best. Voltaire mocks the eternal optimist philosophy of his day that proclaimed human and natural disasters part of a larger cosmic plan
Symphonies nos. 1-9 by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

7 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child of our time by Michael Tippett( )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 700 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
The cloud messenger, etc. by Gustav Holst( )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and Multiple languages and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded June 4, 5, and 9, 1990 in St. Jude's Church, Central Square, London
Charlotte Church by Charlotte Church( Recording )

7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The planets by Gustav Holst( )

10 editions published between 1900 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and accompanying illustrations introduce the nine planets of the universe
Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

33 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in 7 languages and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Never performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra before, and rarely heard in concert at all, the Requiem by Antonín Dvořák captured on this CD from a live concert seems a near-forgotten masterpiece. Dvořák scholar Gervase Hughes cites this work for four soloists, chorus and orchestra as one of the composer's finest sacred creations, 'a deeply moving expression of faith on the part of a composer whose religious conviction never wavered'"--Container
Te Deum op. 22 by Hector Berlioz( Recording )

57 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in 5 languages and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Bart., Conductor
Ivan the Terrible ; Alexander Nevsky by Sergey Prokofiev( )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in Russian and Undetermined and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ivan el Terrible" es una de las más refinadas grabaciones de Muti, que no se pueden perder. Tanto en el aspecto coral como en el orquestal, las interpretaciones de "Alexander Nevski" y "The Bells" son francamente estupendas
Roméo et Juliette by Hector Berlioz( )

30 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roméo et Juliette: Symphonie dramatique avec choeurs, solos de chant et prologue en récitatif choral, op. 17. Texte: Emile Deschamps
Symphony no. 3 by Gustav Mahler( )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Choeurs Symphoniques de Londres

Chorus of London Symphony Orchestra.

Chorus of the London Symphony Orchestra

Hor Londonskogo orkestra

Hor Londonskogo simfoničeskogo orkestra

Khor Londonskogo simf. orkestra

Khor Londonskogo simfonicheskogo orkestra

London Symphony Choir

London Symphony Choir 1976 -


London Symphony Chorus

London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus

London symphony orchestra Chorus


LSO Chorus

Symphony Choir London

Symphony Chorus London