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Davis, Andrew 1944-

Works: 1,030 works in 2,938 publications in 10 languages and 49,881 library holdings
Genres: Songs and music  Oratorios  Live sound recordings  Excerpts  Symphonies  Songs  Music  Concertos  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama 
Roles: Conductor, Instrumentalist, Performer, Editor, Arranger, Author, Originator, Other, Narrator, Commentator, Singer, Director, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
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Most widely held works by Andrew Davis
Messiah : highlights by George Frideric Handel( )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 2,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 919 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( )

15 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Oct. 15-17, 1997, BBC Studio 1, Maida Vale, London
Soprano by Nicole Cabell( )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den unge amerikanske sopranen Nicole Cabell vant i 2005 BBC Cardiff Singer of the world-konkurransen. På hennes første solo-CD synger hun sopranarier fra bl.a. La Boheme, Romeo og Juliet, The Old Maid and the Thief og Porgy and Bess. "En stemme med personlighet" sa Kjell Hillveg i Aftenposten 2 . mars 2007
The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

32 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 622 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
I hear the water dreaming by Tōru Takemitsu( )

13 editions published in 2000 in 4 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mask of Orpheus by Harrison Birtwistle( )

17 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Recorded live at the Royal Festival Hall on 11 & 12 April, 1996."--Insert
Piano concerto no. 1 in E flat, S.124 by Franz Liszt( )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yundi Li collaborates with Sir Andrew Davis and the Philharmonia Orchestra
Ben Heppner sings Richard Strauss by Richard Strauss( )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in German and English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies nos 1 and 2 by York Bowen( )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four last songs by Richard Strauss( Recording )

30 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I august 2008 mottok den amerikanske sopranen Reneé Fleming den prestisjetunge polarprisen. Samtidig lanserer hun sitt nye album med sanger og arier av den tyske komponisten Richard Strauss. På "Four last songs" fremfører hun bl.a. noen av hans seneste komposisjoner "Vier letzte lieder", utdrag fra operaen "Ariadne auf Naxos" op. 60, to sanger fra "Fünf Lieder" op. 48, opprinnelig skrevet for sang og klaver. Fleming blir akkompagnert av München filharmonikerne under ledelse av Christian Thielemann
Lulu by Alban Berg( Visual )

32 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 376 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
Appalachia ; The song of the high hills by Frederick Delius( )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchestral works by Gustav Holst( )

8 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tudor church music by Thomas Tallis( )

13 editions published in 1965 in 3 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano concerto no. 1 by Johannes Brahms( )

and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pique Dame by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

30 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 356 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
Jenůfa by Leoš Janáček( Visual )

27 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 346 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
Cello concerto ; Introduction and allegro ; Elegy for strings ; Pomp and circumstance marches : nos. 1-5 by Edward Elgar( )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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