WorldCat Identities

Bowman, James

Overview
Works: 461 works in 2,194 publications in 8 languages and 31,855 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Live sound recordings  Operas  Oratorios  Musical settings  Motets  Art music  Sacred music  Internet videos 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Vocalist, Other, Musician, Actor, 852, Instrumentalist
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
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Most widely held works by James Bowman
Carmina Burana by Carl Orff( )

44 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 1,073 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
A midsummer night's dream : op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'été by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( )

34 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

59 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 642 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
Julius Caesar : a critical guide by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

36 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A studio performance of one of Handel's best known operas by the English National Opera. The Opera, a tale of love and power based on Shakespeare's play, was first performed in 1724 at the Haymarket Theatre in London using castrati singers in the heroes roles. This lavish production follows modern practice in using women in these parts, and in particular, Dame Janet Baker creates the virtuoso role of Julius Caesar
Athalia by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

29 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ariodante by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

36 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this complete recording of Ariodante, Alan Curtis, a supreme Handelian conductor and scholar, joins forces with glorious mezzo soprano Joyce DiDonato for a dazzling performance of one of Handel's most inspired operas
Music of the Gothic era = Musik der Gotik = Musique de l'époque gothique : (ca. 1160-1400) by Early Music Consort of London( Recording )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in Latin and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stabat Mater by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( )

31 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opening the disc is Vivaldi's brief Sonata al Santo Sepolcro, an instrumental work probably intended for inclusion in an Easter church service. This is followed by a Stabat Mater proper, also by Vivaldi. Vivaldi used just the first ten verses of the text, creating one of the most sombre of all settings, here performed by the Canadian ensemble Theatre of Early Music and its director, counter-tenor Daniel Taylor, who in Bach is joined by Emma Kirkby, taking on the soprano part
Orlando by George Frideric Handel( )

23 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orlando: Dramma per musica in tre atti, HWV 31. Libretto: Carlo Sigismondo Capece
Stabat Mater ; Salve Regina by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( )

19 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ode on the death of Mr. Henry Purcell ; Songs from Amphion anglicus by John Blow( )

19 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julius Caesar by George Frideric Handel( )

23 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belshazzar by George Frideric Handel( )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belsazar: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 61. Text: Charles Jennens
Symphoniae sacrae : op. 10 by Heinrich Schütz( )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of the gothic era by Early Music Consort of London( )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of music from the Notre Dame Period (1160-1250), Ars Antiqua (1250-1320), and Ars Nova (1320-1380) performed on original instruments
Birthday odes for Queen Mary by Henry Purcell( Recording )

20 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Admeto, re di Tessaglia by George Frideric Handel( )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in Italian and Dutch and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mass in B minor, BWV 232 by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chandos anthems by George Frideric Handel( )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and German and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Italian and German and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, the South Bank Centre, London, Dec. 1993
 
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Julius Caesar : a critical guide
Alternative Names
Bowman, James Thomas

Bowman, James Thomas 1941-

James Bowman Brits operazanger

James Bowman contreténor britannique

James Bowman controtenore britannico

James Bowman Countertenor und Opernsänger

Джеймс Боуман

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