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Wiener Sängerknaben

Works: 2,494 works in 4,119 publications in 9 languages and 29,167 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Drama  Juvenile works  Music  Television programs  Christmas television programs  Operas  Film adaptations  Interviews  Television adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Musician, Other, Instrumentalist, Singer, Conductor, pf
Classifications: M1001, 782.1
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The little drummer boy ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young orphaned boy is kidnapped by an evil man. When he escapes and searches for his camel, he finds it in the stable with the Baby Jesus. Haviing no gift for the baby, he plays a song on his drum. Jesus in return gives a gift to the little drummer boy
Wozzeck by Alban Berg ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wozzeck: Oper in drei Akten nach dem Drama Woyzeck von Georg Büchner, op.7
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
56 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musical excerpts drawn from Puccini's Turandot (London 414 274-2) with descriptive narration by Robert Lyall, to promote the upcoming production of the opera on October 21 & 22, 2005 by Opera Grand Rapids in De Vos Hall
Symphonie no. 8 by Anton Bruckner ( Recording )
24 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David Zinman continues his acclaimed Mahler symphony cycle with the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich and the release of Symphony No. 8. Popularly known as the 'Symphony of a Thousand' because its 1910 premiere featured an orchestra of over 150 musicians and chorus of over 850 voices, it was one of the rare works of Mahler to be so well received in his lifetime and the last he presided over before his death
Symphonie no. 3 by Gustav Mahler ( Recording )
48 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Symphony no. 8 [Symphony of a thousand] by Gustav Mahler ( Recording )
19 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sinfonie Nr.8 Es-Dur für Soli, Knabenchor, zwei Chöre und grosses Orchester. Text: Veni creator spiritus; Schluss-Szene aus Goethes Faust
The original Christmas classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents seven animated Christmas tales, as they originally aired on network television. Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer: A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them. Cricket on the hearth: tells the story of a poor toymaker and his daughter whom a helpful Cricket named Crocket befriends on Christmas morning. When tragedy strikes the family, it's Crocket who comes to the rescue and restores peace and happiness. Frosty the snowman: A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat. Frosty returns: The continuing exploits of the famous snowman as he goes up against a more powerful force which threatens all of Christmas. Santa Claus is comin' to town: A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus. The little drummer boy: An orphan drummer boy who hated humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men on route to Bethlehem. Mr. Magoo's Christmas carol: The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve
Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1974 and 1985 in German and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tannhäuser deals with the medieval Minnesinger of that name
Introducing the world of American Jewish music by Neil, artistic director Levin ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Frau ohne Schatten by Richard Strauss ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 300 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
Messe in h-moll hohe Messe, BWV 232 by Johann Sebastian Bach ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1966 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Santa Claus is comin' to town the little drummer boy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 265 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
Boris Godunov by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boris Godunov. Martti Talvela, bass Nicolai Gedda, tenor Leonard Mroz, Bozena Kinasz, Andrzej Hiolski, Aage Haugland, Halina Lukomska, Polish radio chorus of Krakow, Boys chorus from Krakow Philharmonic chorus, PolishRadio national symphony orchestra. Jerzy Semkow, conductor
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
36 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Otello: Dramma lirico in quattro atti. Libretto: Arrigo Boito
Hansel and Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck ( Recording )
37 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Vienna boy's Choir ; Vienna
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 by Johann Sebastian Bach ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1970 and 2001 in German and English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Autres interprètes : Marshall, Margaret. Soprano ; Watkinson, Carolyn. Alto ; Rolfe-Johnson, Anthony. Ténor ; Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne
A Jewish celebration in song by Wiener Sängerknaben ( )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of silent night ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Silent night" was created by a young priest who received a heavenly inspiration to commemorate the most significant event in Christian history. Written in 1818, the poem has become the most beloved song at Christmas. In the beautiful, touching drama we see how a young boy's fatherless upbringing affected his life, inspiring him to bring joy and love to the people of his parish
Khovanshchina by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in Russian and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An epic of immense power and humanity, set at the time when Peter the Great became czar of Russia. Political intrigue, religious persecution, and the tragedy of a nation form the backdrop against which intense personal dramas are played out
Cantorial concert masterpieces by Benzion Miller ( )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Hebrew and English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Boys Choir of the Vienna Woods.
Chor der Wiener Sängerknaben.
Chorus Viennensis
Coro di voci bianche di Vienna.
Hofmusikkapelle Vienne Wiener Sängerknaben
Petits Chanteurs
Petits chanteurs de Vienne
Petits chanteurs (Vienne)
Petits Chanteurs Wien
Piccoli cantori di Vienna.
Sängerknaben Wien
Vienna boy's choir
Vienna Choir Boys.
Vienna Mozart Boys' Choir
Viennese Boys Choir.
Wiener Kinderchor.
Wiener Knabenchor
German (135)
Italian (78)
English (61)
Russian (25)
Latin (19)
Hebrew (8)
Multiple languages (2)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)