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Sixteen (Musical group)

Overview
Works: 604 works in 1,389 publications in 5 languages and 36,743 library holdings
Genres: Music  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Oratorios  Operas  Sacred music  Documentary films  Masses  Drama  Anthems 
Roles: Performer, Conductor, Singer, Musician, ens, Instrumentalist, 809, Other
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
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Most widely held works by Sixteen (Musical group)
The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

36 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 642 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
Miserere by Gregorio Allegri( )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miserere für fünf Solostimmen, Chor, Bläser, Gitarren, Schlagzeug und Orgel / Festina lente für Streichorchester und Harfe / Sarah Was Ninety Years Old für drei Solostimmen, Schlagzeug und Orgel
Chandos anthems by George Frideric Handel( )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and German and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Israel in Egypt by George Frideric Handel( )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samson by George Frideric Handel( )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samson: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 57. Text: Newburgh Hamilton
An American collection by Sixteen (Musical group)( )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renaissance : music for inner peace by Sixteen (Musical group)( )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decca Records proudly announces the release of two new versions of the perennial best-seller Renaissance: Music For Inner Peace. Genesis Sixteen was set up by Harry Christophers and The Sixteen to nurture the next generation of choral stars, and to help them bridge the gap between student and professional. The Sixteen are set to feature in a documentary about the history of the Allegri Miserere, marking its development from the little-known work performed in the Sistine Chapel to the work so widely performed and loved today
The call of the beloved by Tomás Luis de Victoria( )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vespers by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in Latin and English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A la gloire de Dieu by Sixteen (Musical group)( )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hodie : an English Christmas collection by Sixteen (Musical group)( )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coronation anthems by George Frideric Handel( )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coronation Anthems Zadok the Priest HWV 258 Let thy hand be strengthened HWV 259 The king shall rejoice HWV 260 My heart is inditing HWV 261 Esther Choruses from the 1732 version
The fairy queen by Henry Purcell( )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 377 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
Figure humaine by Francis Poulenc( )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poulenc behoorde tot de groupe des six, een informeel gezelschap van jonge Franse componisten in de jaren 1920, die nieuwe Franse muziek wilde maken die speels en simpel was. Ze werden beïnvloed door het werk van Erik Satie
The voices of angels : Eton choirbook, volume V by Sixteen (Musical group)( )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in Latin and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander's feast by George Frideric Handel( )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recording of Handel's musical illustration of Dryden's Alexander's Feast. Recorded live
The flower of all virginity : Eton choirbook, vol. IV by Sixteen (Musical group)( )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at St. Bartholomew's Church, Oxford, May 1993
Sacred choral works by Thomas Tallis( )

8 editions published in 1990 in 3 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flowering of genius by Sixteen (Musical group)( )

3 editions published in 2001 in Latin and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mass in B minor, BWV 232 by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Choeur The Sixteen

Choeur The Sixteen London

Orchestra of the Sixteen

Sixteen

Sixteen Choir

Sixteen Choir & Orchestra

Sixteen Choir and Orchestra

Sixteen Choir London

Sixteen, the Symphony of Harmony and Invention

Symphony of Harmony and Invention

The Sixteen

The Sixteen Choir & Orchestra.

The Sixteen Choir and Orchestra

The Sixteen UK based choir and period instrument orchestra

Voices of Classic FM (hudební skupina)

Voices of Classic FM (Musical group)

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