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Wandsworth School Boys' Choir

Overview
Works: 284 works in 977 publications in 8 languages and 13,339 library holdings
Genres: Live sound recordings  Music  Drama  Musical settings  Operas  Songs  Requiems  Symphonies  Sacred music  Carols 
Roles: Performer, Musician, Singer, Other, Instrumentalist
Classifications: M2010, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wandsworth School
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

50 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book (125 p. :
Elijah by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( )

32 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An oratorio after words from the Old Testament, Op.70
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

37 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical excerpts drawn from Puccini's Turandot (London 414 274-2) with descriptive narration by Robert Lyall, to promote the upcoming production of the opera on October 21 & 22, 2005 by Opera Grand Rapids in De Vos Hall
O holy night by Luciano Pavarotti( Recording )

31 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in 9 languages and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O Holy Night features Christmas songs performed by the legendary tenor, Luciano Pavarotti. All songs are sung in his native Italian tongue
Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz( Recording )

43 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performances of Berlioz's epic masterpiece are rare events--under James Levine's inspired leadership, the stellar cast and the Met's chorus and orchestra triumphantly meet the enormous challenge. Ben Heppner is the legendary Trojan hero Aeneas who escapes the doomed city of Troy and falls in love with the beautiful Queen of Carthage, Dido, sung by the radiant Lorraine Hunt Lieberson in her final appearance at the Met. Deborah Voigt is breathtaking as Cassandra, the Trojan prophetess who sees the looming calamity but is ignored
Mefistofele by Arrigo Boito( Recording )

36 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elderly scholar Faust is returned to his youth by the satanic Mefistofeles for the pursuit of beauty and knowledge. In the sordid aftermath of two failed love affairs, he reflects on the illusory nature of worldly beauty, and through a mystical union with the divinity, dies redeemed
La Bohème : highlights by Giacomo Puccini( )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in Italian and English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem, op. 5 : Grande Messe des morts ; Symphonie funèbre et triomphale : op. 15 by Hector Berlioz( Recording )

20 editions published between 1969 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Super audio CD
Judas Maccabeus : (1746) by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina Burana by Carl Orff( )

32 editions published between 1965 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded June, 1965, no. 1 Studio, Abbey Road London (1st work) and Nov. 1966, Kingsway Hall, London (2nd work)
Symphony no. 3 by Gustav Mahler( )

13 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the latest highly anticipated release in the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra's Mahler symphony cycle under the direction of its chief conductor Mariss Jansons, the orchestra now turns its attention to the Third Symphony. Like no other, Jansons possesses the ability to integrate all this beautiful detailing into the virtually infinite overarching climaxes that can make listening to Mahler's symphonies such an exciting experience
Te Deum op. 22 by Hector Berlioz( Recording )

30 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in 5 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Te Deum pour ténor, trois choeurs, orchestre et orgue concertante, op.22
La damnation de Faust, op. 24 ; [dramatic legend in four parts by Hector Berlioz( Recording )

14 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in French and Undetermined and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

GEDDA, Nicolai (tenor). BASTIN, Jules (bass). VEASEY, Josephine (mezzo-soprano). ALLAN, Richard van (bass). KNIGHT, Gilliam (mezzo-soprano). LONDONS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA CHORUS. AMBROSIAN SINGERS. WANDSWORTH SCHOOL BOY'S CHOIR. LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. DAVIS, Colin (conductor)
Scenes from Goethe's Faust by Robert Schumann( Recording )

18 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA. BRITTEN, Benjamin (conductor). ALDEBURGH FESTIVAL SINGERS. WANDSWORTH SCHOOL CHOIR. FISCHER-DIESKAU, Dietrich. HARWOOD, Elizabeth. SHIRLEY-QUIRK, John. PEARS, Peter
St. John Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 271 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
Judas MacCabaeus by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

33 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judas Maccabaeus: Oratorium in drei Akten, HWV 63. Text: Thomas Morell
Requiem ; Symphonie funèbre et triomphale by Hector Berlioz( )

4 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in Latin and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 3 in D minor by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

20 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1) NORMAN, Jessye (soprano). (1) CONCERT CHORUS OF THE VIENNA STATE OPERA. (1) VIENNA BOYS CHOIR. (1) VIENNA PHILHARMONIC. (1) ABBADO, Claudio (conductor). (1) HETZEL, Gerhart (violin)
The rarities by Benjamin Britten( )

3 editions published in 2001 in Multiple languages and English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Layton conducts the Choir of Trinity College's performance of Herbert Howell's ode to the transience of life
 
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Boys from Wandsworth School

Boys of Wandsworth School.

Chorus of Boys from the Wandsworth School Choir

Chorus of Boys from Wandsworth School Choir

Knaben der Wandsworth School

Wandsworth Boy' Choir

Wandsworth Boys' Choir.

Wandsworth School Boys' Choir

Wandsworth School Choir.

Wandsworth School fiúkórusa.

Wandworth School Boys' Choir

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