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Rolfe Johnson, Anthony

Overview
Works: 1,332 works in 3,540 publications in 5 languages and 33,698 library holdings
Genres: Music  Musical settings  Drama  Live sound recordings  Operas  Oratorios  Requiems  Holy Week music  Librettos  Symphonies 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Editor, Author, Vocalist, Other, per, Contributor, Musician, Proofreader
Classifications: M2000, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Anthony Rolfe Johnson
 
Most widely held works by Anthony Rolfe Johnson
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140 ; Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

57 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Sept. 1989, St. John's, Smith Square, London
Magnificat, BWV 243 ; Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen : cantata, BWV 51 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tenor Anthony Rolfe Johnson gives an intensely moving performance in the title role of the outsider fisherman persecuted by an entire village. Renée Fleming is Ellen Orford, the schoolmistress who stands by him, and Alan Opie sings the sympathetic Captain Balstrode, whose advice to Grimes brings the story to its tragic conclusion. James Conlon expertly leads the Met Orchestra and Chorus through Britten’s rivetingly dramatic and atmospheric score
Mass in C minor, K. 427 : "Great Mass" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

29 editions published between 1970 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sylvia McNair leads a celebrated group of vocalists in performing Mozart's unfinished mass, the "great" mass in C minor
St. John Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Layton leads the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and his own superb choral ensemble, Polyphony, in a powerful performance of Bach's most dramatic masterpiece, the St. John Passion. Joined by a starry team of soloists, Layton directs a particularly vivid account of the work, the excitement of the narrative drama contrasting with heartbreaking moments of reflection
Israel in Egypt by George Frideric Handel( )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

30 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ENGLISH BAROQUE SOLOISTS. GARDINER, John Eliot (conductor). MONTEVERDI CHOIR. WATKINSON, Carolyn (mezzo-soprano). ARGENTA, Nancy (soprano). HENDRICKS, Barbara (soprano). RODGERS, Joan (soprano). JONES, Della (mezzo-soprano). ROLFE JOHNSON, Anthony (tenor). VARCOE, Stephen (bass)
Coronation ode : op. 44 ; The spirit of England : op. 80 by Edward Elgar( )

15 editions published between 1977 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas oratorio by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

24 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weihnachts-Oratorium, Teil 1-6, für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, BWV 248
St. Matthew Passion = Matthäus-Passion = Passion selon St. Matthieu : BWV 244 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

29 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hilliard ensemble ; Paul Hillier, con
L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taped at La Monnaie in Brussels in May 1998, this production of Monteverdi's L'Orfeo has become an operatic classic in a few short years. Choreographer/director Trisha Brown, conductor René Jacobs, and designer Roland Aeschlimann have created an ideal fusion of words, action, sight, and sound, one that never lets the viewer down and manages to tell the story in an elegant, unusual, and ultimately intensely moving manner
Requiem : K 626 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

21 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CD #710
Ode for St. Cecilia's Day by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

39 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From harmony, from heav'nly harmony: Ode for Saint Cecilia's Day for soloists, chorus, orchestra and continuo, HWV 76. Text: John Dryden
War requiem : op. 66 by Benjamin Britten( Recording )

19 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text in Latin and English
Ralph Vaughan Williams by Ralph Vaughan Williams( )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

9 symphonies by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

25 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies,. n 1,. op. 21,. do majeur. Beethoven, Ludwig van
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah highlights Comfort ye my people,And the glory of the Lord, O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion,He shall feed his flock, I know that my Redeemer liveth, Halleluhah chorus Margaret Marshall, Soprano;Catherine Robbin,mezzo-soprano;Charles Brett,countertenor,Anthony Rolfe-Johnson, tenor;Robert Hale, bass;Saul Quirke, boy soprano Monteverdi choir English Baroque soloists John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

27 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London, Dec. 1990
The Mikado by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ohio Opera's 2008 Festival performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's classic opera includes all the music as well the complete dialogue
L'enfance du Christ by Hector Berlioz( Recording )

30 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PEARS, Peter (tenor). ST ANTHONY SINGERS. GOLDSBROUGH ORCHESTRA. DAVIS, Colin (conductor)
 
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Alternative Names
Anthony Rolfe-Johnson

Anthony Rolfe Johnson artiste lyrique

Anthony Rolfe Johnson britischer Tenor

Anthony Rolfe Johnson Brits zanger

Anthony Rolfe Johnson English tenor

Johnson, A. R.

Johnson, A. R. 1940-2010

Johnson, A. R. (Anthony Rolfe)

Johnson, Anthony R. 1940-2010

Johnson, Anthony Rolfe.

Johnson Anthony Rolfe 1940-2010

Rolfe Johnson.

Rolfe-Johnson, Anthony

Rolfe-Johnson, Anthony 1940-

Rolfe-Johnson, Anthony 1940-2010

Rolfe Johnson, Antony.

Rolfe Johnson, Antony 1940-2010

Рольф Джонсон, Энтони

アンソニー・ロルフ・ジョンソン

Languages
German (153)

English (128)

Latin (51)

French (26)

Italian (7)