WorldCat Identities

Agnew, Paul

Overview
Works: 491 works in 1,499 publications in 8 languages and 24,616 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Oratorios  Live sound recordings  Songs and music  Excerpts  Madrigals (Music)  Holy Week music  Cantatas  Motets 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Conductor, Vocalist, Author, Other, Director, t=t, Musician, Actor, Contributor, ten
Classifications: M1500.P87, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Paul Agnew
Complete Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

25 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthäus-Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'information lisible par ordinateur comprend la reprod. de la partition autographe de la passion conservée à la Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, Preussischer Kulturbesitz (Mus. Ms. Bach P. 25)
Grands motets by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi( )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in Italian and French and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording of Orfeo by performers from the Massachusetts-based Aston Magna Festival has many things to recommend it. Primary among its virtues is the dramatic urgency of the performance. The protagonist's dilemma is presented with heartbreaking poignancy
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 467 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
Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon : HWV 67 by George Frideric Handel( )

10 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnificat ; Easter oratorio by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Christmas story = Weinachtshistorie (SWV 435) ; Cantiones sacre [selections] ; Der 100. Psalm (SWV 36) by Heinrich Schütz( )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in German and Spanish and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atenaide by Antonio Vivaldi( )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persée by Jean-Baptiste Lully( )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theodora : HWV 68 by George Frideric Handel( )

10 editions published in 2000 in 4 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Titre. Instr. N . Do meur
Funeral sentences ; Te Deum by Henry Purcell( )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and French and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred concerti and harpsichord music by Matthias Weckmann( )

6 editions published in 1999 in German and Undetermined and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madrigali by Claudio Monteverdi( )

7 editions published in 2015 in Italian and English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 360 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
Madrigali by Claudio Monteverdi( )

8 editions published in 2014 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acis and Galatea by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, on 8th April 2009. Christopher Hogwood conducts the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and a distinguished cast including Danielle de Niese and Charles Workman in Wayne McGregor's new production of Handel's opera in which The Royal Opera and The Royal Ballet appear in a rare and beautifully crafted collaboration. Galatea, a nymph and demi-goddess: Danielle de Niese; Acis, a shepherd: Charles Workman; Damon, a shepherd: Paul Agnew; Polyphemus, a giant: Matthew Rose; Coridon, a shepherd: Ji-Min Park; Dancers of The Royal Ballet: Galatea: Lauren Cuthbertson; Acis: Edward Watson; Damon: Steven McRae; Polyphemus: Eric Underwood; Coridon: Paul Kay; The Royal Opera Extra Chorus; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment; Conductor: Christopher Hogwood; Director: Wayne McGregor"--Alexander Street, resource website
Psyche by Matthew Locke( )

13 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psyche: Semi-Opera in Five Acts: Libretto: Thomas Shadwell. Dance music by Giovanni Battista Draghi, arranged by Peter Holman and Philip Pickett
Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

4 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Agnew, Paul 1964-

Paul Agnew

Paul Agnew Brits operazanger

Paul Agnew chanteur écossais, ténor et haute-contre

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