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Davis, Andrew 1944-

Overview
Works: 1,151 works in 2,256 publications in 8 languages and 25,004 library holdings
Genres: Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Drama  Film adaptations  Oratorios  Operas  Methods‡vSelf-instruction  Christmas music  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Author, Singer, Originator, per, Narrator, Editor, Director, Speaker
Classifications: M1001, 782.23
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Most widely held works by Andrew Davis
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )
31 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,104 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
A young person's guide to music by Neil Ardley( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 982 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
Jenůfa by Leoš Janáček( Visual )
35 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of passion, betrayal, and the transfiguring power of love. The embittered widow, Kostelnička, drowns her infant grandson to save her beloved stepdaughter Jenůfa from the shame and hardship of raising an illegitimate child
Lulu by Alban Berg( Visual )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 368 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
Symphony no. 3 by Edward Elgar( Recording )
7 editions published in 1998 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symphony no. 1 by William Walton( Recording )
3 editions published in 1994 and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kát'a Kabanova by Leoš Janáček( Visual )
25 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suffocating and frustrated emotions cripple a middle-class household and impact on an anxious, vulnerable young woman in love
Ben Heppner sings Richard Strauss by Richard Strauss( )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in German and English and held by 281 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 No Linguistic content and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mask of Orpheus by Harrison Birtwistle( Recording )
9 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symphonie fantastique op. 14 by Hector Berlioz( Recording )
4 editions published in 1993 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symphonie fantastique en cinq parties: Episode de la vie d'un artiste, op.14
Fright night music that goes bump in the night ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in German and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La clemenza di Tito opera seria in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this performance of Mozart's last opera, Nicholas Hytner's staging for the Glyndebourne Festival Opera sheds new light on a story of passion that overrides loyalty and integrity that is tested to the extreme
I hear the water dreaming by Tōru Takemitsu( Recording )
6 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Violin concerto by Alban Berg( Recording )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Piano concerto no. 1 by Franz Liszt( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yundi Li collaborates with Sir Andrew Davis and the Philharmonia Orchestra
Soprano by Nicole Cabell( Recording )
7 editions published in 2007 in 4 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four last songs ; Orchestral songs by Richard Strauss( Recording )
10 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in German and English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Makropulos case by Leoš Janáček( Visual )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in Czech and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Makropulos case focuses on the issue of longevity - the pros and cons of living for 337 years, as happens to the mysterious Emilia Marty, the sexually irresistible prima donna who's seen it all and done it all
The mask of time by Michael Tippett( Recording )
17 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. DAVIS, Andrew (conductor). BBC SINGERS. BBC SYMPHONY CHORUS. ROBINSON, Faye (soprano). WALKER, Sarah (mezzo-soprano). TEAR, Robert (tenor). CHEEK, John (bass)
 
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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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