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McNair, Sylvia (Soprano)

Overview
Works: 356 works in 1,063 publications in 9 languages and 19,502 library holdings
Genres: Music  Live sound recordings  Drama  Musical settings  Oratorios  Masses  Juvenile works  Requiems  Operas  Art music 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Author, Narrator, Vocalist, Musician, Other, per, Actor
Classifications: M2010, 782.48
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Most widely held works about Sylvia McNair
 
Most widely held works by Sylvia McNair
Korea by Sylvia McNair( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, economy, people, culture, and government of The Land of the Morning Calm, a peninsula dominated by larger neighbors for many centuries
A midsummer night's dream : op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'été by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Recording )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's enchanting tale is set to some of Benjamin Britten's most atmospheric music, with a libretto taken entirely from the text of the play. Countertenor Jochen Kowalski is Oberon, King of the Fairies, and Sylvia McNair sings his queen, Tytania. The ensemble cast also includes Nick Stahl as Puck, Nancy Gustafson as Helena, Jane Bunnell as Hermia, Kurt Streit as Lysander, and Rodney Gilfrey as Demetrius
The echoing air : the music of Henry Purcell by Henry Purcell( Recording )

11 editions published in 1995 in 4 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina Burana by Carl Orff( )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina Burana is a scenic cantata composed by Carl Orff in 1935 and 1936. It is based on 24 of the poems found in the medieval collection Carmina Burana
Semele by George Frideric Handel( )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The faces of love : the songs of Jake Heggie by Jake Heggie( )

7 editions published in 1999 in 4 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

23 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An oratorio in 3 parts
La clemenza di Tito : KV 621 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonie no. 8 by Gustav Mahler( )

16 editions published in 1995 in 6 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinfonie Nr.8 Es-Dur für Soli, Knabenchor, zwei Chöre und grosses Orchester. Text: Veni creator spiritus; Schluss-Szene aus Goethes Faust
Idomeneo : K. 366 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera, in three acts
Messiah : a sacred oratorio by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

30 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This famous 1992 performance was filmed at the Point Theatre, Dublin on the 250th anniversary
Missa solemnis by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

6 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schwarzkopf samlingen
Mass in C minor, K. 427 : "Great Mass" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sylvia McNair leads a celebrated group of vocalists in performing Mozart's unfinished mass, the "great" mass in C minor
Il viaggio a Reims by Gioacchino Rossini( )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Viaggio a Reims: Dramma giocoso in un'atto. Libretto: Luigi Balocchi
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

21 editions published in 1996 in 5 languages and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, the South Bank Centre, London, Dec. 1993
The yeomen of the guard by Arthur Sullivan( )

20 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Yeoman of the guard Anthony Raffell, Philip Potter, Donald Adams, David Palmer, John Reed, Kenneth Sandford, David Palmer, Thomas Lawlor, Elizabeth Harwood, Ann Hood, Gillian Knight, Margaret Eales Royal PhilharmonicOrchestra Sir Malcolm Sargent, conductor libretto included
Krönungsmesse by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

7 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Schöpfung : Hob. XXI:2 = The creation = La création by Joseph Haydn( Recording )

3 editions published in 1996 in German and Undetermined and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Never performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra before, and rarely heard in concert at all, the Requiem by Antonín Dvořák captured on this CD from a live concert seems a near-forgotten masterpiece. Dvořák scholar Gervase Hughes cites this work for four soloists, chorus and orchestra as one of the composer's finest sacred creations, 'a deeply moving expression of faith on the part of a composer whose religious conviction never wavered'"--Container
 
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Sylvia McNair soprano statunitense

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