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Armstrong, Sheila

Overview
Works: 555 works in 1,179 publications in 9 languages and 9,415 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Musical settings  Orchestral music  Cantatas, Secular 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist
Classifications: M1500.P87, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Sheila Armstrong
Carmina Burana by Carl Orff ( Recording )
39 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmina burana: Szenische Kantate für Soli, Chor, Kinderchor und Orchester
Requiem, op. 48. Pavane, op. 50 by Gabriel Fauré ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sea symphony by Ralph Vaughan Williams ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1968 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ivan the Terrible Alexander Nevsky by Sergey Prokofiev ( )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in Russian and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Serenade to music English folk song suite ; Norfolk rhapsody no. 1 ; Fantasia on 'Greensleeves' ; In the Fen country ; The lark ascending by Ralph Vaughan Williams ( )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spring symphony ; Four sea interludes (Peter Grimes) by Benjamin Britten ( )
12 editions published between 1979 and 1993 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Semele by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scenisk opførelse af Händels oratorium
A sea symphony ; The wasps Aristophanic suite by Ralph Vaughan Williams ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1969 in 3 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A child of our time by Michael Tippett ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(1) ARMSTRONG, Sheila (soprano). (1) PALMER, Felicity (soprano). (1) LANGRIDGE, Philip (tenor). (1) SHIRLEY-QUIRK, John (baritone). (1) BRIGHTON FESTIVAL CHORUS. (1) ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA. (1) PREVIN, Andre (conductor)
Saul by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1973 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of David's experiences after returning from slaying Goliath
Sinfonia Antartica by Ralph Vaughan Williams ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Apostles by Edward Elgar ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This CD is part of an edition released to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the composer's birth, which presents all the major orchestral, choral, chamber and stage works, as well as many lesser pieces and rarities in interpretations by the 20th century's finest Elgarians
Hugh the drover by Ralph Vaughan Williams ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1979 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon. Sheila Armstrong, Robert Tear, Felicity Palmer, Michael Rippon. English Chamber Orchestra, Johannes Somary, conductor. Amor Artis Chorale, John McCarthy, chorus master
Samson by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samson: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 57. Text: Newburgh Hamilton
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
SYNOPSIS: In order to cure her unhappiness, Dido, queen of Carthage, marries the Trojan prince, Aeneas, who is madly in love with her. While Dido and Aeneas are out hunting, an evil Sorceress and her assistants plot the destruction of Dido and Carthage. Soon, an evil witch disguised as the God Mercury stops Aeneas. She tells him that he must abandon Carthage and found a new Troy on Latin soil. While Aeneas hates the thought of leaving Dido, he cannot refuse a god's command. In the end, Aeneas decides to defy the god's command and stay with Dido. Nevertheless, Dido refuses to stay with a lover who even considered leaving her and soon dies
Dona nobis pacem Toward the unknown region by Ralph Vaughan Williams ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1974 in 3 languages and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spring symphony, op. 44 by Benjamin Britten ( Recording )
11 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete songs with orchestra including "Les nuits d'été" by Hector Berlioz ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in French and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dona nobis pacem, etc by Ralph Vaughan Williams ( )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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