WorldCat Identities

Sheppard, Honor

Overview
Works: 116 works in 197 publications in 4 languages and 1,505 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Musical settings  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer
Classifications: M1001, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Honor Sheppard
Alexander's feast [or, The power of music by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1964 and 1976 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The masque in Dioclesian ; Instrumental music for the play by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Acis and Galatea by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 91 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
Vocal & instrumental chamber music by William Croft ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English, French and Italian madrigals by Alfred Deller ( )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Italian chamber duets and trios by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in Italian and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De profundis by Michel Richard de Lalande ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in Latin and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psalm 130 Mary Thomas and Honor Sheppard, sopranos, Alfred Deller, counter-tenor, Robert Tear, tenor, Maurice Bevan, baritone Vienna Chamber choir Hans Gillesberger, director Vienna State Opera OrchestraAlfred Deller, conductor
Havergal Brian's Gothic symphony by Havergal Brian ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1977 in Latin and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alexander's feast by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1976 and 1995 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The music of Purcell by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De profundis [Psalm 130 for solo voices, chorus, organ and orchestra] by Michel Richard de Lalande ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1969 in Latin and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laudate pueri Nisi Dominus ; Salve Regina by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ode for the birthday of Queen Anne by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English and baroque airs ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1980 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Awake, sweet love airs & partsongs by John Dowland ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symphony no. 1 by William Walton ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2009 in Latin and No Linguistic content and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alexander's feast or, the power of music : Concerto grosso in C by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (36)
Latin (17)
Italian (3)
German (1)