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Ainsley, John Mark

Overview
Works: 933 works in 1,981 publications in 5 languages and 18,323 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Film adaptations  Musical settings  Television programs  Songs  Television adaptations  Oratorios  Musicals 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Instrumentalist, Vocalist, Narrator, per, 805, Actor
Classifications: M1500.P87, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Mark Ainsley
Symphony of Psalms ; Three motets ; Mass ; Canticum sacrum by Igor Stravinsky ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1991 in Latin and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elijah by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pirates of Penzance by Arthur Sullivan ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First work recorded February, March, 1929; Second work recorded September, 1933
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
28 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
SYNOPSIS: In order to cure her unhappiness, Dido, queen of Carthage, marries the Trojan prince, Aeneas, who is madly in love with her. While Dido and Aeneas are out hunting, an evil Sorceress and her assistants plot the destruction of Dido and Carthage. Soon, an evil witch disguised as the God Mercury stops Aeneas. She tells him that he must abandon Carthage and found a new Troy on Latin soil. While Aeneas hates the thought of leaving Dido, he cannot refuse a god's command. In the end, Aeneas decides to defy the god's command and stay with Dido. Nevertheless, Dido refuses to stay with a lover who even considered leaving her and soon dies
Brigadoon original Broadway cast recording by Frederick Loewe ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the original cast recording of ten songs from the 1947 Broadway musical "Brigadoon."
Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Performances of Berlioz's epic masterpiece are rare events--under James Levine's inspired leadership, the stellar cast and the Met's chorus and orchestra triumphantly meet the enormous challenge. Ben Heppner is the legendary Trojan hero Aeneas who escapes the doomed city of Troy and falls in love with the beautiful Queen of Carthage, Dido, sung by the radiant Lorraine Hunt Lieberson in her final appearance at the Met. Deborah Voigt is breathtaking as Cassandra, the Trojan prophetess who sees the looming calamity but is ignored
Merciless beauty Two English folk songs ; Ten Blake songs ; Along the field ; On Wenlock edge by Ralph Vaughan Williams ( )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dardanus by Jean-Philippe Rameau ( Recording )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jephtha by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jephtha: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 70. Text: Thomas Morell
The fairy queen by Henry Purcell ( )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fairy Queen: Semi-Opera in Five Acts, Z 629. Libretto: Elkanah Settle
Saul by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of David's experiences after returning from slaying Goliath
Joshua by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Josua: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 64. Text: Thomas Morell
Acis and Galatea Look down, harmonious saint by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1990 in English and Dutch and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In years defaced Prelude, op. 25 ; Romance, op. 11 ; Concerto for small orchestra and solo violin by Gerald Finzi ( )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Schubert and death] by Franz Schubert ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in German and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the third and last of three recitals in the series devoted exclusively to the songs of 1816. First two recitals are represented by vols. 17 and 23 of the series
Spring symphony op. 44 ; Hymn to St. Cecilia, op. 27 ; Five flower songs, op. 47 by Benjamin Britten ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy Budd an opera by Benjamin Britten ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Glyndebourne has a proud association with the operas of Benjamin Britten, however until 2010 had never staged Billy Budd. The all-male opera with a libretto co-written by EM Forster, is based on the battle between pure good and blind evil, and is set on a British man-'o-war ship. Michael Grandage, Artistic Director of the Donmar Warehouse, chose this work to make his long-awaited operatic debut. Sir Mark Elder returned to conduct the production, marking the 100th opera production in his illustrious career
An 1821/2 Schubertiad, Complete songs = Sämtliche Lieder = Mélodies intégrales by Franz Schubert ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in German and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Messiah by George Frideric Handel ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photographer-filmmaker William Klein presents a modern interpretation of Handel's Messiah and has created a compelling and musically rich film that mixes the sacred with the profane. Performed in its entirety, the oratorio provides a narrative of Christ's passion and resurrection juxtaposed against images of man's atrocities against man
Complete songs. Sämtliche Lieder = Mélodies intégrales by Franz Schubert ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in German and English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ainsley, John M. 1963-
Ainsley, Mark 1963-
MARK AINSLEY JOHN
Languages
English (113)
German (28)
French (21)
Latin (3)
Dutch (3)