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Bowman, James

Overview
Works: 519 works in 2,110 publications in 8 languages and 32,509 library holdings
Genres: Songs and music  Drama  Oratorios  Operas  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Cantatas  Motets  Songs  Sacred music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Other, Author, Musician, Actor, Editor, 852, Instrumentalist
Classifications: M1530, 782.48
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Most widely held works by James Bowman
Carmina burana by Carl Orff( )

41 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,109 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
Music of the Gothic era = Musik der Gotik = Musique de l'époque gothique : (ca. 1160-1400) by Early Music Consort of London( )

13 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 889 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
A midsummer night's dream by Benjamin Britten( )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of opera's most original Shakespeare adaptations comes to live in this broadcast with James Conlon conducting a youthful ensemble cast of rising stars, led by Iestyn Davies and Kathleen Kim as Oberon and Tytania, King and Queen of the fairies. The quartet of lovers is portrayed by Elizabeth DeShong (Hermia), Joseph Kaiser (Lysander), Erin Wall (Helena), and Michael Todd Simpson (Demetrius). Matthew Rose sings the donkey-headed Bottom and Riley Costello is the mischievous Puck
Athalia by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

24 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julius Caesar by George Frideric Handel( )

24 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings, in Latin and English, of Julius Caesar
Vespro della Beata Vergine : 1610 by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

20 editions published between 1974 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vesperae Beatae Mariae Virginis: Vespro della Beata Vergine da concerto composta sopra canti fermi
Ariodante by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

35 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 496 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
Stabat Mater by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( )

29 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vocalists for this touching work are Rosa Feola, Gerhild Romberger, Dmitry Korchak and Mika Kares. Premiered in Paris in 1842, Stabat Mater became a sensational success, surprising listeners in particular with its tremendous musical diversity - from operatic and a cappella elements to bel canto style and contrapuntal writing
Orlando by George Frideric Handel( )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 445 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( )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belshazzar by George Frideric Handel( )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belsazar: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 61. Text: Charles Jennens
Chandos anthems by George Frideric Handel( )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphoniae sacrae : op. 10 by Heinrich Schütz( )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ode for the birthday of Queen Anne ; Anthem for the Foundling Hospital by George Frideric Handel( )

15 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah : (excerpts) by George Frideric Handel( )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ceremonial music by Henry Purcell( )

8 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bowman sings Dowland lute songs by John Dowland( )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. John Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 340 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
Julius Caesar by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 319 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
The NMC songbook( )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 4 CD box set was commissioned in 2009 for the 20th anniversary of NMC Recordings. Around 100 of Britain's best composers each wrote a piece, themed on Britain, for either solo voice or duet with a range of accompanying instruments. Each piece has been set to a text of the composers choice ranging from a well known poem to extracts from a national trust brochure. This CD box set also comes with a 60 page booklet describing all of the works
 
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Bowman James Thomas

Bowman, James Thomas 1941-

James Bowman

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James Bowman Countertenor und Opernsänger

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