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Rolfe Johnson, Anthony

Overview
Works: 1,426 works in 3,892 publications in 7 languages and 48,054 library holdings
Genres: Symphonies  Musical settings  Oratorios  Live sound recordings  Songs and music  Operas  Drama  Holy Week music  Christmas music  Passion music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Vocalist, Other, Proofreader, Musician
Classifications: M1001, 784.2184
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anthony Rolfe Johnson
Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

44 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein feste burg ist inser gott; Gott, det herr, ist sonn' und schild; South German Madrigal Choir and Consortium Musicum; Wolfgang Connenwein conductor
Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( )

38 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 905 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
Magnificat, BWV 243 ; Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen : cantata, BWV 51 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. John Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

39 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 848 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
Solomon by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 808 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)
Idomeneo : K. 366 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

31 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera, in three acts
St. Matthew Passion = Matthäus-Passion = Passion selon St. Matthieu : BWV 244 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

34 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This stunning new live recording of Bach's St. Matthew Passion was recorded in Pisa Cathedral during the Anima Mundi Festival as part of the Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra's 2016 tour. Conducted by Sir John Eliot Gardiner, the brilliant cast includes James Gilchrist as the Evangelist and Stephan Loges as Jesus. The Trinity Boys Choir adds an exciting color to this recording as well
Acis and Galatea by George Frideric Handel( )

46 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Feb. 1978 in Henry Wood Hall, London
L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 760 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
The creation by Joseph Haydn( )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance of parts 1 and 2 of Haydn's oratorio The creation
Ode for St. Cecilia's Day by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

51 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performed on authentic instruments
Christmas oratorio by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

16 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weihnachts-Oratorium, Teil 1-6, für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, BWV 248
9 symphonies by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies, . n 1,. op. 21,. do majeur. Beethoven, Ludwig van
Matthäus-Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

30 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in German and Undetermined and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'information lisible par ordinateur comprend la reprod. de la partition autographe de la passion conservée à la Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, Preussischer Kulturbesitz (Mus. Ms. Bach P. 25)
Coronation ode : op. 44 ; The spirit of England : op. 80 by Edward Elgar( )

19 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Israel in Egypt by George Frideric Handel( )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stabat Mater by Joseph Haydn( )

27 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stabat Mater g-Moll für Soli, Chor und Orchester, Hob. XXbis
Mass in C minor, K. 427 : "Great Mass" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

30 editions published between 1970 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sylvia McNair leads a celebrated group of vocalists in performing Mozart's unfinished mass, the "great" mass in C minor
Symphony no. 9 by Gustav Mahler( )

12 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dresden Staatskapelle has a very special tradition of performing Ludwig van Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. It performed the then still highly controversial work for the first time in August 1838 under the baton of Johann Gottlieb Reissiger. Since 1900, the piece has been performed yearly on Palm Sunday, having been popularized by Richard Wagner in 1843
Hercules by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

43 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Recorded [Aug. 9-14, St. John's Smith Square, London] in collaboration with West German Radio (WDR), Cologne, on the occasion of the 1982 Göttingen Handel Festival"--Container
 
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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, Anthny

Rolfe-Johnson, Anthony

Rolfe-Johnson, Anthony 1940-

Rolfe-Johnson, Anthony 1940-2010

Rolfe Johnson, Antony.

Rolfe Johnson, Antony 1940-2010

Рольф Джонсон, Энтони

أنتوني جونسون

アンソニー・ロルフ・ジョンソン

Languages
English (217)

German (184)

Latin (57)

Italian (29)

French (3)

Spanish (1)

Dutch (1)