WorldCat Identities

Crook, Howard 1947-

Overview
Works: 306 works in 1,227 publications in 7 languages and 16,428 library holdings
Genres: Songs and music  Oratorios  Live sound recordings  Operas  Masses  Music  Songs  Excerpts  Christmas music  Drama 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Narrator, Musician, 805, Conductor, Actor, Other
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Howard Crook
 
Most widely held works by Howard Crook
Christmas oratorio by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weihnachts-Oratorium, Teil 1-6, für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, BWV 248
The fairy queen by Henry Purcell( )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 'The Fairy Queen,' two artistic geniuses met. The scenario is an adaptation of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream; the music is by Henry Purcell, the greatest English composer of his day. The result is one of the first great operas, a dazzling display of music and emotion that has lost none of its power since its premiere in 1692. Much of the music has come to have a life beyond the opera itself: songs such as "The Plaint," "Thrice Happy Lovers" and "Hark! The Echoing air" now regularly grace the concert hall stage, a delight for singers and audiences alike. This studio recording was made with Australia's pre-eminent independent opera company, Pinchgut Opera, in 2003, and is re-released here in deluxe packaging. The cast features the finest Australian singers (Sara Macliver, Sally-Anne Russell and Paul McMahon to name but three) under the direction of Baroque specialist Antony Walker. The period instruments of the Orchestra of the Antipodes provide accompaniment of vibrant colour and immediacy." -- Jbhifi.com.au
St. Matthew Passion = Matthäus-Passion = Passion selon St. Matthieu : BWV 244 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

25 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This stunning new live recording of Bach's St. Matthew Passion was recorded in Pisa Cathedral during the Anima Mundi Festival as part of the Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra's 2016 tour. Conducted by Sir John Eliot Gardiner, the brilliant cast includes James Gilchrist as the Evangelist and Stephan Loges as Jesus. The Trinity Boys Choir adds an exciting color to this recording as well
The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Jan. 1988, Abbey Road Studios, London
Armide by Jean-Baptiste Lully( Recording )

28 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera in 5 acts
Airs & duets by Henry Purcell( )

12 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thésée by Jean-Baptiste Lully( )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnificat ; Easter oratorio by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Latin and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnificat : BWV 243 ; Cantate : BWV 80 : Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Jan. 1990
Motets pour la chapelle de Louis XIV by Henry Du Mont( )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in Latin and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grande messe des morts ; Symphonie à 17 parties by François Joseph Gossec( )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Castor et Pollux by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Indes galantes by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Indes galantes: Opéra-ballet en quatre actes et un prologue. Livret: Louis Fuzelier
St. Matthew Passion : arias and choruses by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra conducted by Karl Munchinger
L'Ormindo by Pier Francesco Cavalli( )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in Italian and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wakefield, tenor Peter-Christph Runge, baritone Isabel Garcisanz, soprano Hanneke Van Bork, soprano Jean Allister, contralto Hugues Cuenod, tenor Anne Howells, mezzo-soprano Jane Berbie, mezzo-soprano Federico Davia, bass Richard van Allan, bass London Philharmonic Orchestra Raymond Leppard, director
Isis by Jean-Baptiste Lully( )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concert de danse by Petite Bande( )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mass in B minor = Messe in h-Moll = Messe en si mineur by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Latin and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at St. Lukes in London, a live recording of the soaring Mass in B Minor performed with the never-mailed-in performance by the Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists led by John Eliot Gardiner during the course of their wildly successful 2014 European tour
Odes by Henry Purcell( )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah : arias and choruses by George Frideric Handel( )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No. 2 recitative (tenor): Comfort ye, comfort ye my people -- No. 3 Aria (tenor): Every valley shall be exalted -- No. 4 (chorus): And the glory of the Lord -- No. 8 Recitative (alto): Behold, a virgin shall conceive; No. 9 Aria (alto, chorus): O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion -- No. 12 (chorus): For unto us a child is born -- No. 16 Recitative (soprano): And suddenly there was with the angel; No. 17 (chorus): Glory to God in the highest -- No. 18 Aria (soprano): Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion -- No. 40 Aria (bass): Why do the nations so furiously rage together -- No. 41 (chorus): Let us break their bonds asunder -- No. 44 (chorus): Hallelujah! -- No. 45 Aria (soprano): I know that my Redeemer liveth -- No. 47 Recitative (bass): Behold I tell you a mystery; No. 48 Aria (bass): The trumpet shall sound -- No. 53 (chorus): Worthy is the Lamb - Amen
 
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Crook, H. 1947-

Crook, H. (Howard), 1947-

Crook, Howard A. 1947-

Howard Crook American opera singer

Howard Crook Amerikaans operazanger

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