WorldCat Identities

Atherton, David 1944-

Overview
Works: 767 works in 1,622 publications in 5 languages and 16,780 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Concertos  Chamber music  Musical settings  Film adaptations  Cantatas  Arrangements (Music)  Television adaptations  Symphonies 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Editor, Other, Contributor, Author of introduction, Correspondent, Arranger
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Atherton
King Priam by Michael Tippett( Recording )

49 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in Kingsway Hall, London, November, 1980
Káťa Kabanová ; Capriccio ; Concertino by Leoš Janáček( )

13 editions published between 1198 and 2006 in Czech and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the house of the dead ; Mládi ; Ríkadla by Leoš Janáček( )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in Czech and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atmosphères by György Ligeti( )

5 editions published in 2012 in No Linguistic content and Latin and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Budd : an opera by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the moral dilemma of Captain Vere when, in accordance with Admiralty regulations, he must demand the court martial to sentence to death by hanging the innocent seaman who was provoked to strike and kill the villainous master-at-arms
Sinfonietta ; Taras Bulba ; Lachian dances ; Suite ; Mládí ; Capriccio ; Concertino by Leoš Janáček( )

11 editions published in 1996 in 4 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

39 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a small village in England, the story relates fisherman Peter Grimes' inability to become a part of the community. Because his apprentice has been drowned at sea, he has incurred the wrath and distrust of the townspeople
A winter idyll ; Elegy ; Indra ; A song of the night ; Sita, Interlude ; Invocation ; The lure ; Dances from The Morning of the year by Gustav Holst( )

6 editions published in 1993 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Atherton leads the London Philharmonic Orchestra and the London Symphony Orchestra through a variety of popular works by Gustav Holst
Kleine Dreigroschenmusik ; Mahagonny Songspiel ; Violin concerto op. 12 ; Happy end ; The Berlin requiem ; Pantomime I ; Death in the forest by Kurt Weill( )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in German and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for violin and orchestra, op. 17 ; Concerto for cello and orchestra, op. 12 by Hugh Wood( )

10 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Punch and Judy : a tragical comedy or a comical tragedy opera in one act by Harrison Birtwistle( )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angel fighter ; In broken images ; Virelai (Sus une fontayne) by Harrison Birtwistle( )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harrison Birtwistle is internationally regarded as one of the most striking and individual composers today. His unique soundworld runs the full gamut from large-scale operatic and orchestral canvases, rich in mythical and primitivist power, to intimate chamber works, contemplative in their lyricism
Clarinet concertos : No. 1 in C minor ; No. 2 in E-flat major by Louis Spohr( )

and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinfonia mistica ; Sinfonia di sfere by Andrzej Panufnik( )

13 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bird concerto with pianosong by Jonathan Harvey( )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anaïs Nin ; De staat by Louis Andriessen( )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the house of the dead by Leoš Janáček( )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aus einem Totenhaus: Oper in drei Akten nach Dostojewskij / Jugend: Suite f. Flöte, Oboe, Klarinette, Bassklarinette, Horn & Fagott / Kinderreime f. Chor & zehn Instr
Piano concerto ; Outcry : a cycle of nature poems for contralto solo, chorus and orchestra ; Organ concerto by Peter Dickinson( )

2 editions published in 1999 and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fields of sorrow : Verses for ensembles ; Nenia : the death of Orpheus by Harrison Birtwistle( )

3 editions published in 2008 in Latin and English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behold the sun by Alexander Goehr( )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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David Atherton

David Atherton Brits dirigent

David Atherton chef d'orchestre

David Atherton direutor d'orquesta británicu

David Atherton englischer Dirigent

DUNCAN WALTER ATHERTON

דייוויד אתרטון

ديفيد أثيرتون موزع من المملكة المتحدة

デイヴィッド・アサートン

艾德敦

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