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Chance, Michael

Overview
Works: 809 works in 2,461 publications in 7 languages and 35,102 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  Music  Oratorios  Film adaptations  Motets  Christmas music  Funeral music  Television adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Author, Other, Musician, Narrator, per, Actor
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
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Most widely held works about Michael Chance
 
Most widely held works by Michael Chance
Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

55 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Sept. 1989, St. John's, Smith Square, London
Weihnachtsoratorium : BWV 248 by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

30 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Zauberhaft": Nach der Aufführung des Weihnachtsoratoriums mit dem Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks unter der Leitung von Peter Dijkstra überschlug sich die Presse (...). Der DVD-Mitschnitt des Konzertes aus dem Münchner Herkulessaal vom Dezember 2010 macht es möglich, dieses Ereignis zur Weihnachtszeit erneut zu genießen. Mit der Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin hatte der Chor eines der herausragenden Ensembles für historische Aufführungspraxis an seiner Seite
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

19 editions published in 1996 in 5 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, the South Bank Centre, London, Dec. 1993
Freue dich des Weibes deiner Jugend ; Ist night Ephraim mein teuer Sohn ; Saul, Saul, was verfolgst du mich? ; Auf dem Gebirge ; Musikalische Exequien by Heinrich Schütz( Recording )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jephtha by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

25 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jephtha: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 70. Text: Thomas Morell
Agrippina by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composed in 1709, Agrippina is an opera seria in three acts on a libretto by Cardinal Vincenzo Grimani. The opera tells the story of Agrippina, the mother of Nero, as she plots the downfall of the Roman Emperor Claudius and the installation of her son as emperor. Grimani's libretto, considered one of the best that Handel set, is full of topical political allusions. Some believe that it reflects the rivalry between Grimani and Pope Clement XI. Jacobs performs the work in its original version
Weihnachts-Oratorium = Christmas oratorio by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third of Bach's large-scale masterpieces to be recorded by the Gewandhausorchester under Italian conductor Riccardo Chailly. The six parts that make up the Christmas Oratorio tell the story of the birth of Jesus through the coming of the shepherds and magi. Outstanding vocal performances from Martin Lattke as the evangelist, acclaimed English soprano Carolyn Sampson and the voices of the Dresdner Kammerchor
Semele by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fairy queen by Henry Purcell( )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 413 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
Israel in Egypt by George Frideric Handel( )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

41 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the grandeur and shabbiness of Venice in the grip of disease. Portrays the moral and physical degeneration of Aschenbach, the writer whose obsessive and self-devouring pursuit of beauty in the form of the boy Tadzio leads him to humiliation and death
La morte d'Orfeo by Stefano Landi( Recording )

24 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Morte d'Orfeo: Tragicommedia pastorale in cinque atti. Libretto: anonimo
Ascanio in Alba : K. 111 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah : highlights by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthäus-passion BWV 244 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in German and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music for Queen Mary by Henry Purcell( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Solists: Monteverdi Choir and orchestra ; Equale brass ensemble ; John Eliot
 
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Death in Venice
Alternative Names
Michael Chance artiste lyrique

Michael Chance britischer Countertenor

Michael Chance Brits operazanger

Michael Chance controtenore britannico

Чанс, Майкл

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