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Gielen, Michael 1927-

Overview
Works: 1,383 works in 2,848 publications in 4 languages and 32,203 library holdings
Genres: Symphonies  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Drama  Operas  Interviews  Excerpts  Sonatas  Concertos  Art music 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author, Composer, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Honoree, Interviewee, Contributor, Other, Creator, Editor, Author of introduction, Commentator, Lyricist
Classifications: M1001, 784.2184
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Gielen
Piano concerto ; Variations for orchestra by Elliott Carter( Recording )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Par-delà by Michaël Lévinas( )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gyorgy Sandor plays Bartok by Béla Bartók( )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 9 by Gustav Mahler( )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dresden Staatskapelle has a very special tradition of performing Ludwig van Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. It performed the then still highly controversial work for the first time in August 1838 under the baton of Johann Gottlieb Reissiger. Since 1900, the piece has been performed yearly on Palm Sunday, having been popularized by Richard Wagner in 1843
Alfred Brendel plays Liszt by Franz Liszt( )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gurrelieder by Arnold Schoenberg( )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gurzenich-Orchester of Cologne has a pedigree second to none. It can count Gustav Mahler and Richard Strauss among those who have entrusted it with premieres of their works
Canticum sacrum ; Agon ; Requiem canticles by Igor Stravinsky( )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 2 c-Moll = C minor= ut mineur = do menor by Gustav Mahler( )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in German and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 10 by Gustav Mahler( )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using the composer's own sketches, and a thorough knowledge of his orchestral style, Remo Mazetti [sic], Jr.'s reconstruction of Mahler's 10th Symphony, in its world premiere recording, gives us a vision of how this extraordinary work might sound if Mahler had lived to complete it."--Container insert
Symphony no. 1, D major by Gustav Mahler( )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quid est Deus ; Ungemaltes Bild ; Frau/Stimme by Wolfgang Rihm( )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kindertotenlieder ; Adagio from symphony no. 10 by Gustav Mahler( )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Gielen conducts Béla Bartók by Béla Bartók( )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suite from the ballet The wooden prince, op. 13 ; Concerto for orchestra by Béla Bartók( )

6 editions published in 2006 and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 3, op. 55 : Eroica by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 5 by Gustav Mahler( )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composed in 1902, this purely instrumental work followed upon three symphonies that had all included vocal parts. This and the opening trumpet motif, an allusion to the rhythm that begins Beethoven's Fifth have been interpreted as Mahler's return to a more conventional idea of the symphonic genre
Musik für Oboe und Orchester ; Styx und Lethe ; Dritte Musik ; Erster Doppelgesang by Wolfgang Rihm( )

7 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony in three movements ; Symphony in C ; Symphony of Psalms by Igor Stravinsky( )

8 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies. "En 3 mouvements". Stravinsky, Igor
Oedipe by Georges Enesco( )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipe: Tragédie-lyrique en quatre actes, op. 23. Livret: Edmond Fleg
Les ballets russes by SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg( )

7 editions published in 2008 in Undetermined and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Gielen, Michael Andreas

Gielen, Michael Andreas 1927-

Michael Gielen Austrian conductor

Michael Gielen dirigent uit Oostenrijk

Михаэль Андреас Гилен

מיכאל גילן

ミヒャエル・ギーレン

麥克·吉倫

Languages
German (70)

French (13)

English (11)

Latin (11)