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Esswood, Paul

Overview
Works: 2,077 works in 4,314 publications in 9 languages and 26,367 library holdings
Genres: Songs and music  Oratorios  Drama  Music  Live sound recordings  Operas  Songs  Excerpts  Musical settings  Sacred music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, a=c, ct=, Other, ca=, Conductor, Vocalist, t=t, Musician, c=c
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
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Most widely held works by Paul Esswood
Serse = (Xerxes) by George Frideric Handel( )

44 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serse remains one of Handel's most popular operas. Starring Franco Fagioli in the title role, this is the first recording of the opera with a countertenor as the eponymous king, originally sung by a soprano castrato. Fagioli is supported by Vivaca Genaux as Arsamene and Inga Kalna as Romilda, with Il Pomo d'Oro Orchestra conducted by Maxim Emelyanychev and the Cantica Symphonia choir
The essential Philip Glass by Philip Glass( )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip Glass' 75th birthday is celebrated with a special three disc collection that showcases some of the composer's finest works as performed by some of today's top classical artists including Yo-Yo Ma
Akhnaten by Philip Glass( Recording )

43 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Akhnaten: Opera in Three Acts. Libretto: Shalom Goldman, Robert Israel, Richard Riddell and Jerome Robbins
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

54 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, the South Bank Centre, London, Dec. 1993
Judas MacCabaeus by George Frideric Handel( )

19 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Mar. 14-22, 1992
The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

36 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Messiah Elizabeth Harwood, Janet Baker Paul Esswood Robert Tear Raimund Herincx English Chamber Orchestra Mackerras, Charles, conductor
Il pastor fido by George Frideric Handel( )

20 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der geduldige Socrates by Georg Philipp Telemann( )

21 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duetti da camera by Agostino Steffani( )

23 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crucifixus by Antonio Lotti( )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in Latin and English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brockes-Passion by George Frideric Handel( )

19 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

28 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virtue and love look on as evil triumphs in this, Monteverdi's operatic masterpiece
Der Messias = Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah highlights Comfort ye my people, And the glory of the Lord, O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion, He shall feed his flock, I know that my Redeemer liveth, Halleluhah chorus Margaret Marshall, Soprano;Catherine Robbin, mezzo-soprano;Charles Brett, countertenor, Anthony Rolfe-Johnson, tenor;Robert Hale, bass;Saul Quirke, boy soprano Monteverdi choir English Baroque soloists John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Lieder by Robert Schumann( )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in German and English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belshazzar by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

34 editions published between 1976 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belsazar: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 61. Text: Charles Jennens
Dido and Aeneas ; Ode on St. Cecilia's Day by Henry Purcell( )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mass no. 6 in F major, K. 129 : (missa brevis) ; Epistle sonata in F major, K. 224 ; Vesperae solennes de confessore, K. 339 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

4 editions published in 1980 in Latin and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rappresentatione di anima et di corpo by Emilio de' Cavalieri( )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnificat, BWV 243 by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mässa h-moll = [Mass in B minor] by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

4 editions published in 1998 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Esswood Paul Lawrence Vincent 1942-....

Eswood Paul 1942-....

Paul Esswood

Paul Esswood British singer

Paul Esswood Brits operazanger

Paul Esswood cantant britànic

Paul Esswood cantante británico

Paul Esswood cantante d'ópera británicu

Paul Esswood contre-ténor

Paul Esswood controtenore inglese

Paul Esswood englischer Countertenor und Dirigent

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