WorldCat Identities

Agnew, Paul

Overview
Works: 622 works in 1,459 publications in 7 languages and 18,634 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Music  Live sound recordings  Oratorios  Operas 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Conductor, Author, Vocalist, Musician, Other
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Paul Agnew
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 783 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
L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taped at La Monnaie in Brussels in May 1998, this production of Monteverdi's L'Orfeo has become an operatic classic in a few short years. Choreographer/director Trisha Brown, conductor René Jacobs, and designer Roland Aeschlimann have created an ideal fusion of words, action, sight, and sound, one that never lets the viewer down and manages to tell the story in an elegant, unusual, and ultimately intensely moving manner
Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in German and Undetermined and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les grands motets by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )

21 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In convertendo: Grand Motet pour soli, choeur, orchestre et basse continue / Quam dilecta: Grand Motet pour soli, choeur, orchestre et basse continue / Deus noster refugium: Grand Motet pour soli, choeur, orchestre et basse continue
Grands motets by André Campra( )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atenaide by Antonio Vivaldi( )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in German and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persée by Jean-Baptiste Lully( )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Markus-Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

6 editions published in 2003 in German and Dutch and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

7 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

5 editions published in 2004 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les indes galantes opéra-ballet en un prologue et quatre actes [= opéra-ballet in a prologue and four entrées] (1735)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[E]xuberant production of Jean-Philippe Rameau's second opera ... presents four exotic love stories ... In Le Turc généreux, Osman sets free his captive, Emilie, whom he loves, so that she may be reunited with her former lover, Valère; Les Incas du Pérou is all about the rivalry of the Inca Huascar and the Spaniard Don Carlos, both in pursuit of Princess Phani; Les Fleurs, fête persane offers a Persian love intrigue, as the Sultana Fatime tries to detect whether her husband Tacmas has his eye on the lovely Atalide; and Les Sauvages takes us to North America, where a Spaniard and a Frenchman compete for the love of Zima, daughter of a native chief, who prefers one of her own people."--Container
Les fêtes d'Hébé by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Fêtes d'Hébé ou Les Talents lyriques: La Danse, troisième entrée de l'Opéra-ballet. Livret: Antoine Gauthier de Montdorge
Complete Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

6 editions published in 2006 in German and Multiple languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

6 editions published in 2005 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato by George Frideric Handel( )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato: Oratorium in drei Teilen für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 55. Text: Charles Jennens
Matthäus-Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 226 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)
Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

3 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Paul Agnew chanteur cossais, tnor et haute-contre

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