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Wiener Sängerknaben

Works: 2,470 works in 5,368 publications in 10 languages and 47,826 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Symphonies  Musical settings  Drama  Children's films  Juvenile works  Excerpts  Christmas films  Animated films 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Musician, Instrumentalist, Other, Vocalist, Conductor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Symphony no. 8 by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

52 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first part of Mahler's 8th symphony is built around the 4th century Latin hymn Veni, Creator Spiritus (come, spirit of creation). The second part retells the final episode of Goethe's Faust in which the title character finds salvation. This recording also includes the Adagio from Mahler's 10th symphony and is the final installment of the San Francisco Symphony's Mahler cycle
New Year's concert 2016 = Neujahrskonzert by Mariss Jansons( )

12 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nyttårskonserten 2016 var 75-arsjubileet for det populære evenementet. Dirigent Mariss Jansons er tilbake for tredje gang og leder orkesteret
Carmen by Georges Bizet( )

53 editions published between 1000 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ultraphonic: 1660
The little drummer boy by Katherine Davis( Visual )

18 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphaned drummer boy witnesses the birth of baby Jesus. Having no gift for him he gives the only thing he has - a song
Symphonie no. 3 by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

42 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 922 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
Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner( Recording )

60 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tannhäuser deals with the medieval Minnesinger of that name
Wozzeck by Alban Berg( Recording )

23 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Levine, a longtime champion of this groundbreaking work, has conducted every Met performance of Wozzeck since 1974. He brings Berg's revolutionary score to dramatic life in this broadcast, leading an extraordinary cast headed by Christian Boesch and Hildegard Behrens. Boesch gives a heartbreaking performance as the poor, abused soldier of the title, and Behrens is stunning as his faithless and conflicted wife, Marie. Richard Cassilly sings the vain Drum Major who seduces her, and Ragnar Ulfung and Franz Mazura are the Captain and the Doctor, who mock and torture Wozzeck
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

76 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sutherland, Pavarotti, Caballe, Ghiaurov, Krause with Peter Pears London Philharmonic Orchestra - Mehta, conductor
Merry Christmas = Frohe Weihnachten by Wiener Sängerknaben( )

21 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in 6 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hänsel und Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck( Recording )

54 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Vienna boy's Choir ; Vienna
Die Frau ohne Schatten by Richard Strauss( Recording )

23 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strauss and Hofmannsthal's sumptuous and magical fairy tale receives an authoritative performance conducted by the great Karl Böhm, a protégé of the composer, in his last Met broadcast. The extraordinary cast is led by Leonie Rysanek as the Empress, the "woman without a shadow" of the title, who stars opposite James King as the ethereal Emperor, Walter Berry as the goodhearted Barak the Dyer, Ursula Schröder-Feinen as the hapless Dyer's Wife, and Mignon Dunn as the sinister Nurse
Merry Christmas from Vienna( )

8 editions published in 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthäus-Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

36 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'information lisible par ordinateur comprend la reprod. de la partition autographe de la passion conservée à la Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, Preussischer Kulturbesitz (Mus. Ms. Bach P. 25)
Parsifal : [ein Bühnenweihfestspiel] by Richard Wagner( Recording )

44 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wagner's mystical opera makes extraordinary demands on the conductor, but James Levine is renowned for the special affection and authority he brings to this transcendent work. The music shimmers and glows, evoking the legendary world of the Knights of the Holy Grail and the pure fool who brings healing power to the land. Peter Hofmann stars as the questing title hero, Jerome Hines sings the wise old man, Gurnemanz, and Mignon Dunn is the voluptuous Kundry, whose erotic temptations almost ensnare the young hero
Boris Godunov by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky( Recording )

30 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from a play by Alexander Pushkin about the 16th-century tsar, Boris Godunov
Das Kantatenwerk by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

24 editions published between 1971 and 1985 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Emmermann, Sopran ; Paul Esswood, alt ; Max van Egmond, bass ; Knaben
Santa Claus is comin' to town( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Santa Clause is comin' to town] Relates the story of how Santa Claus gained fame as the ultimate gift-giver, and Little drummer boy portrays the spirit of Christmas. [The little drummer boy] A little orphan boy laments that he has no gift to bring the infant Jesus. He finally realizes that he can share his most precious gift of music with the new-born babe
Introducing the world of American Jewish music by Neil Levin( )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Khovanshchina by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky( )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in Russian and Undetermined and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chowanschtschina: Musikalisches Volksdrama in fünf Akten. Orchestriert von Dmitrij Schostakowitsch. Schluss-Szene von Igor Strawinsky
The symphonies by Gustav Mahler( )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in German and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berstein's acclaimed 1980's cycle of Mahler's symphonies, recorded with three virtuoso orchestras, released to coincide with the 150th anniversary of Mahler's birth
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Audience level: 0.38 (from 0.13 for Santa Clau ... to 0.91 for Wir sind k ...)

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A history of the Vienna Boys' Choir
Alternative Names
Bečki dječaci

Bécsi fiúkórus

Boys Choir of the Vienna Woods

Chor der Wiener Sängerknaben.

Chorus Viennensis

Coral dos Meninos de Viena

Coro di voci bianche di Vienna.


Hofmusikkapelle Vienne Wiener Sängerknaben

I piccoli cantori di Vienna

Niños Cantores de Viena

Petits chanteurs de Vienne

Petits chanteurs Vienne

Petits chanteurs Wien

Piccoli cantori di Vienna.

Pueri Cantores Vindobonae


Sängerknaben der ehem Hofburgkapelle, Wien

Sängerknaben Wien

Vídeňský chlapecký sbor

Vienna boys choir

Vienna Boys' Choir boys' choir in Vienna, Austria

Vienna Choir Boys.

Vienna Mozart Boys' Choir

Viennese Boys Choir.

Vienos berniukų choras

Wiedeński Chór Chłopięcy

Wiener Kinderchor.

Wiener Knabenchor

Wiener Sängerknaben gosskör i Wien, Österrike

Wienin poikakuoro

Zbor dunajskih dečkov

Παιδική χορωδία της Βιέννης

Венский хор мальчиков

Віденський хор хлопчиків

Хор бечких дечака

Хор на виенските момчета

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