WorldCat Identities

Slater, Montagu 1902-1956

Overview
Works: 178 works in 770 publications in 7 languages and 9,678 library holdings
Genres: Filmed operas  Vocal scores  Operas  Musical settings  Live sound recordings  Television programs  Television adaptations  Televised operas  Trials, litigation, etc  Film adaptations 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Editor, Other, Performer, Creator, Lyricist, Dedicatee, Publishing director, Narrator
Classifications: M1500.B827, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Montagu Slater
Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( Recording )

104 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a small fishing community on the east coast of England, the story of conflict between an individual and a society that sees him as an outsider
Peter Grimes : an opera in three acts and a prologue derived from the poem of George Crabbe : op. 33 by Benjamin Britten( )

77 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

93 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,139 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
Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( Recording )

23 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trial of Jomo Kenyatta by Montagu Slater( Book )

49 editions published between 1955 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Grimes : an opera in three acts and a prologue : derived from the poem of George Crabbe by Benjamin Britten( Book )

72 editions published between 1945 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1: Prologue: Peter Grimes 6:50; 2: The truth-the pity- and the truth 5:06; 3: Scene I: Oh hang at open doors the net 7:37; 4: Grimes you won't need help from now 6:25; 5: Look! The storm cone! 2:55; 6: And od you prefer the storm 8:40; 7: Scene II: Past time to close 6:31; 8: Pub conversation 3:03; 9: Now the great bear and Pleiades 7:48; 10: Act II Scene I: Glitter of waves 9:39; 11: Oh ye light and darkness (come boy) 6:21; 12: Fool to let it come to this 5:29
Peter Grimes ; Gloriana by Benjamin Britten( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a double volume dedicated to two masterpieces by Benjamin Britten. While Peter Grimes established Britten as a composer of international standing, Gloriana, composed for the coronation of Elizabeth II, has never enjoyed a comparable fame. The variety of mood, characterization and pace, in each, illustrates Britten's exceptional gift for theatre. Commentaries on the scores reveal, for instance, how much the popular concert extracts gain from their context in the dramas. The essay by E.M. Forster - the inspiration for Peter Grimes - is reprinted here, and Michael Holroyd discusses Lytton
Britten on film by Benjamin Britten( )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The centenary Poe : tales, poems, criticism, marginalia, and Eureka by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )

7 editions published in 1949 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two ballads for two voices and pianoforte by Benjamin Britten( )

9 editions published between 1937 and 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected songs : 63 songs by Benjamin Britten( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Grimes, and other poems by Montagu Slater( Book )

10 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tekst van Benjamin Britten's opera en andere dramatische gedichten van de Engelse schrijver (geb. 1902)
The Left review( )

in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Englishmen with swords; a narrative of the years 1647, 1648 and 1649, taken from the journal of Gilbert Mabbot by Montagu Slater( Book )

13 editions published between 1949 and 1991 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria Marten; or, The murder in the Red Barn: a Victorian melodrama by John Latimer( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victorian theatre - Production notes
Peter Grimes on Aldeburgh beach by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Peter Grimes on Aldeburgh beach" takes place in the heart of the town that inspired it and is the film interpretation of Britten's "Peter Grimes", the most successful opera of post-war Britain"--Container
Peter Grimes : opera in un prologo e tre atti by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bleak, enclosed world of a fishing village provides the backdrop for the story of fisherman Peter Grimes and his uneasy relationship with the other inhabitants. Following the death of Grimes's apprentice, the community presumes Grimes to be guilty. Although he is cleared of any blame, the villagers no longer trust him, and when his new apprentice accidentally falls to his death, Grimes spirals towards a tragic breakdown
Bu li dun : bi de .ge lai mu si = Britten : Peter Grimes by Bu li dun( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in Chinese and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easter: 1916 by Montagu Slater( Book )

8 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New way wins : the play from Stay Down Miner by Montagu Slater( Book )

5 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Peter Grimes ; Gloriana
Alternative Names

controlled identityJohns, Richard, 1902-1956

Johns, Richard 1902-1956

Montagu Slater British writer

Montagu Slater Brits scenarioschrijver (1902-1956)

Montagu Slater escriptor britànic

Montagu Slater escritor británico

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Maria Marten; or, The murder in the Red Barn: a Victorian melodrama