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Davis, Andrew 1944-

Works: 895 works in 2,083 publications in 9 languages and 34,013 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Filmed operas  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Live sound recordings  Televised operas  Oratorios  Juvenile works  Interviews  Variations (Music) 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Author, Singer, Originator, Other, Narrator, per, Speaker, Editor
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Andrew Davis
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young person's guide to music by Neil Ardley( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With an accompanying CD, this book introduces instruments of the orchestra and supplies a concise history of classical music. This volume, accompanied by a CD, supplies a concise history of music & focuses on classical music & the instruments that create it. In association with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, A Young Person's Guide to Music is a combination package that makes music accessible and fun. The first part of the book deals with the orchestra, its structure, and the role of the conductor. Symbols in the text tell the reader when to listen to specific tracks on the CD that relate directly to the text. The second part uses illustrated timelines to chart the lives of famous composers and performers, and pinpoints important musical developments
Symphony no. 3 by Edward Elgar( )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four last songs ; Orchestral songs by Richard Strauss( Recording )

19 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in German and English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La clemenza di Tito opera seria in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

40 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage production of Mozart's final opera, which entails a tale of passion, betrayal, and forgiveness
Lulu by Alban Berg( Visual )

29 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on a pair of once-banned plays by the fin de siècle satirist Frank Wedekind, Alban Berg's operatic swansong charts the rise and fall of a femme fatale, a serial seductress, from life as a society heiress to prostitution and eventual death at the hands of Jack the Ripper"--Container
The mask of Orpheus by Harrison Birtwistle( Recording )

15 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Recorded live at the Royal Festival Hall on 11 & 12 April, 1996."--Insert
Jubilate music for the kings and queens of England by Chapel Royal of St. Peter ad Vincula (Tower of London)( )

17 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir present an intimate and stirring performance of Handel's Messiah. This 2-CD recording of the full score on period instruments features a stellar cast of soloists. Tafelmusik presents this baroque masterpiece with the spirit and vitality of Handel's own 18th-century productions. A perennial favorite with audiences and critics alike, Tafelmusik's Messiah has garnered glowing reviews year after year
Symphonies nos 1 and 2 by York Bowen( )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for flute, strings and percussion by Melinda Wagner( )

2 editions published in 2000 and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 4 in G major Songs of a wayfarer by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

2 editions published in 1991 in German and English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Heppner sings Richard Strauss by Richard Strauss( )

5 editions published in 1995 in German and English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 1 by William Walton( Recording )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at the Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London on July 27, 1993 (Walton & August 15, 1993 (Takemitsu)
Violin concerto in B minor, Op.61 ; Serenade for strings, Op.20 by Edward Elgar( )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pique Dame by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herman becomes obsessed with the beautiful Lisa, who is engaged to Prince Yeletsky. He learns that Lisa's grandmother, the Countess, knows a gaming secret and uses Lisa's confidence to arrange a confrontation with this old woman. Herman frightens the Countess to death, and she later exacts a terrible revenge on him, returning as the Queen of Spades
Kát'a Kabanova by Leoš Janáček( Visual )

39 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suffocating and frustrated emotions cripple a middle-class household and impact on an anxious, vulnerable young woman in love
Concertos by Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich( )

1 edition published in 2008 and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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A young person's guide to music
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A. Davis

Andrew Davis

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Davis, Andrew Frank 1944-

Davis, Andrew Frank 1944- Sir

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Davis, Andrew Frank, Sir, 1944-

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La clemenza di Tito opera seria in two actsKát'a Kabanova