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Spence, Toby

Overview
Works: 180 works in 392 publications in 7 languages and 4,714 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Music  Television adaptations  Filmed performances  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Film adaptations  Requiems  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Author
Classifications: M2010, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Toby Spence
The Tempest by Thomas Adès( Recording )
13 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cutting-edge composer Thomas Ades follows up his successful opera Powder Her Face with an ambitious interpretation of Shakespeare's The Tempest
Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny opera in three acts by Kurt Weill( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in German and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zadek's production of Aufstieg Und Fall Der Stadt Mahagonny, which combines Brecht's text with Weill's music, was recorded at the `98 Salzburg festival. The Opera was one of the greatest successes of its day when it originally opened in `31, and ran for over 50 performances. Its songs, most of all Oh moon of Alabama, are still great hits today
Ivanhoe by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria dramma in musica by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this opera, "human frailty falls victim to time, fortune and love. Gods and humans, comic and intensely serious characters and spectacular scenic effects are brought together in a wonderfully rich and effective texture"--Container
Les Boréades "tragédie en musique" en five acts : posthumous opera (1764) by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mythical tale of a young queen, Alphise, determined to abdicate rather than contemplate an enforced marriage to a descendant of Boreas. Written in 1763, the opera was abandoned in rehearsal for reasons still unclear; Rameau died the following year and the work disappeared from public view for more than 200 years
Ricciardo e Zoraide by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )
4 editions published in 1996 in Italian and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Omar Khayyám by Granville Bantock( Recording )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A knot of riddles Angels of the mind ; and other songs by Arthur Bliss( )
5 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An 1816 Schubertiad by Franz Schubert( Recording )
4 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 136 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
English song series by Liza Lehmann( )
2 editions published in 1997 in Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hercules drame musical en trois actes by George Frideric Handel( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Registrazione dell'opera di Haendel messa in scena al festival di Aix-en-Provence nel 2004
Vert-vert by Jacques Offenbach( )
9 editions published in 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tempest by Thomas Adès( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the sorceror, Prospero, and his daughter who have been stranded on an island for twelve years
Vocal works by Witold Lutosławski( )
7 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volkslied-Bearbeitungen Folksong arrangements by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Messiah (1751 version) by George Frideric Handel( )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Requiem, op. 5 by Hector Berlioz( )
6 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir Charles Mackerras conducts Mozart's Così by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musique adorable! the complete songs of Emmanuel Chabrier by Emmanuel Chabrier( Recording )
4 editions published in 2002 in French and German and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Magnificat by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmstrip consists of analysis, commentary and illustrations of Bach's Magnificat
 
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Languages
English (42)
French (17)
German (12)
Italian (12)
Latin (9)
Polish (2)
Multiple languages (1)