WorldCat Identities

Butterfield, Benjamin

Overview
Works: 84 works in 131 publications in 4 languages and 2,691 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Nonfiction films  Filmed operas  Film adaptations  Musical settings  Filmed ballets  Filmed dance  Internet videos  Televised operas 
Roles: Performer, Singer
Classifications: M1500.P87, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Benjamin Butterfield
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 256 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
Psalm 80 ; Fanfare pour un sacre païen ; Le bardit des Francs ; Aeneas by Albert Roussel( )

4 editions published in 2004 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Britten serenade by Benjamin Britten( )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera encores( )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah : the complete choruses by George Frideric Handel( )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avowals : works for solo voice by = œuvres pour voix soliste de by John Beckwith( )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnificat BWV 243 ; Cantata BWV 191 by Pa.) Bach Choir of Bethlehem (Bethlehem( )

3 editions published in 2009 in Latin and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slow fox by Patricia O'Callaghan( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saint John Passion = Passion selon saint Jean by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

3 editions published in 2012 in German and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in Undetermined and English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A danced performance of the Baroque opera Dido and Aeneas. Dido, the noble queen of Carthage, has fallen in love with the Trojan Prince Aeneas. While the court celebrates the imminent union of the two monarchs, the evil sorceress with her coven of witches plots their downfall. Romance leads to hearbreak and tragedy
Cantatas from Mühlhausen and Weimar : cantatas BMV [i.e. BWV] 18, 12, 61 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

3 editions published in 1995 in German and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burnt toast by Alexina Louie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of eight comedic mini-operas, each depicting a different stage of a romantic relationship set in contemporary settings
Haydn masses by Joseph Haydn( Recording )

2 editions published in 1997 in Latin and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musicalische Exequien ; Kleine geistliche Konzerte ; Symphoniae sacrae II by Heinrich Schütz( Recording )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passio D.n. J.C. secundum Matthaeum = Passion unseres Herrn Jesu Christi nach dem Evangelisten Matthäus = Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ according to St. Matthew : BWV 244 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masses by Joseph Haydn( )

1 edition published in 2007 in Latin and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Massin F, K 192(Missa Brevis);Dixit and Magnificat, K. 193 Mozarteum orchestra and chorus of Salzburg Hermann Schmeidel, conductor
A rediscovered genius by Carl Czerny( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in Latin and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avowals : works for solo voice by John Beckwith( Recording )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BRITTEN : Serenade( )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Languages
English (32)

German (12)

Latin (7)

French (6)