WorldCat Identities

Sheppard, Honor

Overview
Works: 167 works in 318 publications in 5 languages and 2,083 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Songs and music  Musical settings  Music  Live sound recordings  Excerpts  Masques (Music)  Songs  Incidental music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, s=s, Author, Vocalist
Classifications: M1500.P87, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Honor Sheppard
Laudate pueri ; Nisi Dominus ; Salve Regina by George Frideric Handel( )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in Latin and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English, French and Italian madrigals by Alfred Deller( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander's feast by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

19 editions published between 1964 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recording of Handel's musical illustration of Dryden's Alexander's Feast. Recorded live
Acis and Galatea by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

17 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CPO's previous releases with the soloists and ensembles of the Boston Early Music Festival have received a Grammy Award, Gramophone Award nomination, and much critical acclaim. Acis and Galatea contains the musical and textual seeds of the English oratorio, which after 1742 completely supplanted opera compositions
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 127 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
The masque in Dioclesian ; Instrumental music for the play by Henry Purcell( Recording )

10 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De profundis [Psalm 130 for solo voices, chorus, organ and orchestra] by Michel Richard de Lalande( Recording )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in Latin and held by 93 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
Vocal & instrumental chamber music by William Croft( Recording )

7 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian chamber duets and trios by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

7 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander's feast, or, The power of musick by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

12 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Havergal Brian's Gothic symphony by Havergal Brian( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in Latin and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 1 in D minor : the Gothic by Havergal Brian( Recording )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of Purcell by Henry Purcell( Recording )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 31 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 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Awake, sweet love : airs and partsongs by John Dowland( Recording )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English and baroque airs( Recording )

2 editions published in 1980 in German and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk songs and ballads by Alfred Deller( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The masque in Dioclesian by Henry Purcell( Recording )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1993 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Purcell and his contemporaries ; [a recital of songs and duets] by Henry Purcell( Recording )

2 editions published in 1971 in Undetermined and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
シェパード, オナー

Languages
English (71)

Latin (22)

Italian (4)

German (2)

French (1)