WorldCat Identities

Atherton, David 1944-

Overview
Works: 574 works in 1,271 publications in 6 languages and 12,926 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Drama  Film adaptations  Art music  Concertos  Television adaptations  Television programs  Live sound recordings  Televised operas  Filmed operas 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor, Correspondent
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Atherton
King Priam by Michael Tippett( Recording )

48 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in Kingsway Hall, London. Previously issued on LP
Billy Budd by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

37 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Budd, a young seaman, is persecuted malevolently by his master-at-arms, John Claggart. Unjustly accused of mutiny, Billy accidentally strikes Claggart dead, and the tormented Captain Vere has no option but to hang him
The hymn of Jesus ; Choral symphony ; Wandering scholar ; At the Boar's Head by Gustav Holst( )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Punch and Judy by Harrison Birtwistle( Recording )

31 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Punch and Judy: Tragicomedy or Comitragedy in One Act. Libretto: Stephen Pruslin
Piano concerto ; Outcry : a cycle of nature poems for contralto solo, chorus and orchestra ; Organ concerto by Peter Dickinson( )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

34 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 277 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
Concerto for violin and orchestra, op. 17 ; Concerto for cello and orchestra, op. 12 by Hugh Wood( )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bird concerto with pianosong by Jonathan Harvey( )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chamber music ; Orchestral works by Leoš Janáček( )

6 editions published in 2004 in 3 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Decca collector's edition brings together most of the composer's chamber works and solo pieces plus his most popular orchestral works and the magnificent Glagolitic Mass in a superb digital recording with Riccardo Chailly and Wiener Philharmonic
Anaïs Nin ; De staat by Louis Andriessen( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Káťa Kabanová by Leoš Janáček( Recording )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katja Kabanowa: Oper in drei Akten nach dem Drama Gewitter von A.N.Ostrowskij / Capriccio f.Klavier (linke Hand) & Bläserens. / Concertino f.Klavier & Kammerens
The fields of sorrow : Verses for ensembles ; Nenia : the death of Orpheus by Harrison Birtwistle( )

2 editions published in 2008 in Latin and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atmosphères by György Ligeti( )

2 editions published in 2012 in Latin and No Linguistic content and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behold the sun by Alexander Goehr( )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sons of light by Ralph Vaughan Williams( )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenes and arias by Nicholas Maw( )

2 editions published in 2007 in French, Middle and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clarinet concertos : No. 1 in C minor ; No. 2 in E-flat major by Louis Spohr( )

and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Joyce settings by Mátyás Seiber( )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British string concertos( )

3 editions published in 2014 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
David Atherton Brits dirigent

David Atherton chef d'orchestre

David Atherton englischer Dirigent

DUNCAN WALTER ATHERTON

דייוויד אתרטון

デイヴィッド・アサートン

艾德敦

Languages
English (131)

German (12)

Czech (12)

Latin (3)

French, Middle (2)

Dutch (1)