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Esswood, Paul

Overview
Works: 1,454 works in 3,076 publications in 9 languages and 19,169 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Oratorios  Methods‡vSelf-instruction  Christmas music  Musical settings 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
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Most widely held works by Paul Esswood
Das Kantatenwerk by Johann Sebastian Bach ( Recording )
42 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Akhnaten by Philip Glass ( Recording )
42 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in 8 languages and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Akhnaten: Opera in Three Acts. Libretto: Shalom Goldman, Robert Israel, Richard Riddell and Jerome Robbins
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi ( Recording )
38 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rinaldo by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
37 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rinaldo: Opera seria in tre atti, HWV 7. Libretto: Giacomo Rossi e Aaron Hill
Das Kantatenwerk. Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in German and Undetermined and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'incoronazione di Poppea ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in Italian and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Virtue and love look on as evil triumphs in this, Monteverdi's operatic masterpiece
Jephtha by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
36 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jephtha: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 70. Text: Thomas Morell
Belshazzar by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
23 editions published between 1976 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Belsazar: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 61. Text: Charles Jennens
Il pastor fido by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saul by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
35 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of David's experiences after returning from slaying Goliath
Der geduldige Socrates by Georg Philipp Telemann ( )
20 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Judas Maccabaeus by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
24 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Judas Maccabaeus: Oratorium in drei Akten, HWV 63. Text: Thomas Morell
Weihnachtsoratorium by Johann Sebastian Bach ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third of Bach's large-scale masterpieces to be recorded by the Gewandhausorchester under Italian conductor Riccardo Chailly. The six parts that make up the Christmas Oratorio tell the story of the birth of Jesus through the coming of the shepherds and magi. Outstanding vocal performances from Martin Lattke as the evangelist, acclaimed English soprano Carolyn Sampson and the voices of the Dresdner Kammerchor
Messiah by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
24 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 206 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
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 by Johann Sebastian Bach ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Autres interprètes : Marshall, Margaret. Soprano ; Watkinson, Carolyn. Alto ; Rolfe-Johnson, Anthony. Ténor ; Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne
Israel in Egypt by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Israel in Aegypten: Oratorium in zwei Teilen für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 54 / Trauerhymne für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 264
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
28 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 186 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
Songs from the trilogy Einstein on the beach, Satyagraha, Akhnaten by Philip Glass ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ode on St. Cecilia's Day (1692) by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Worcester fragments ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1975 in Latin and English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Esswood Paul Lawrence Vincent 1942-....
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