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Holst, Imogen 1907-1984

Overview
Works: 645 works in 1,879 publications in 8 languages and 23,667 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Drama  Juvenile works  Operas  Music  Suites  Scores  Art music 
Roles: Author, Conductor, Editor, Arranger, Performer, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Composer, Translator, Other, Author of introduction, Librettist
Classifications: ML410.H748, 780.924
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Most widely held works by Imogen Holst
The wonderful world of music by Benjamin Britten( Book )

23 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of music, its terminology, history, theory, styles, appreciation, and means used to produce it. A history of music dealing with such topics as songs and singers, styles in music, composers, etc
Britten by Imogen Holst( Book )

43 editions published between 1965 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Purcell, 1659-1695 : essays on his music by Imogen Holst( Book )

20 editions published between 1939 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conducting a choir: a guide for amateurs by Imogen Holst( Book )

25 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, originally published in 1973, Imogen Holst sets out a wealth of practical information that will be of particular interest to the amateur conductor. She gives precise and detailed advice on the technique of conducting, how to form and train a choir, the presentation and rehearsal of music, and how to approach public performances and competitions. Her final chapter offers suggestions for the actual rehearsal of choruses from Purcell's Dido & Aeneas, Handel's l'Allegro, and Britten's Rejoice in the Lamb. --From publisher's description
Gustav Holst; a biography by Imogen Holst( Book )

25 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Byrd by Imogen Holst( Book )

11 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ABC of music; a short practical guide to the basic essentials of rudiments, harmony, and form by Imogen Holst( Book )

36 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and Kurdish and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The various terms, forms of harmony, timing details and other basics of music are exhaustively explained
The turn of the screw : op. 54, an opera in a prologue and two acts by Benjamin Britten( )

28 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tune by Imogen Holst( Book )

21 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bach by Imogen Holst( Book )

17 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in English and German and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Bach's life as the composer of some of the world's greatest music
A midsummer night's dream : opera in three acts, op. 64 = Ein Sommernachtstraum by Benjamin Britten( )

27 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noye's fludde : the Chester miracle play, op. 59, set to music by Benjamin Britten( )

26 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dido and Aeneas : an opera by Henry Purcell( )

38 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sparkling miniature opera, filled with intense drama and elegant song, lasts no more than an hour, yet unfolds a virtuoso range of expressive music, from a high-spirited sailors{u2019} dance to Dido{u2019}s touching lament "When I am laid in earth." First presented in 1689, remains the oldest operatic work still popularly performed. Authoritative early edition
The planets : suite for large orchestra by Gustav Holst( )

64 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avec un choeur de femmes dans le dernier numéro (Neptune), sans paroles
Holst by Imogen Holst( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music of Gustav Holst by Imogen Holst( Book )

6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Grove twentieth-century English masters : Elgar, Delius, Vaughan Williams, Holst, Walton, Tippett, Britten by Stanley Sadie( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War requiem : op. 66 by Benjamin Britten( )

30 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curlew River : a parable for church performance, op. 71 by Benjamin Britten( )

25 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beilage: Production notes and remarks on the style of performing Curlew River by Colin Graham, drawings by Alix Stone, diagrams by Mark Livingston
A thematic catalogue of Gustav Holst's music by Imogen Holst( Book )

10 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Conducting a choir: a guide for amateurs
Alternative Names
Cholst, I.

Holst, I.

Holst, I. 1907-1984

Holst, Imogen

Imogen Holst Brits auteur

Imogen Holst compositrice et chef d'orchestre britannique

Imogen Holst englische Musikschriftstellerin, Komponistin und Dirigentin

Ίμοτζεν Χολστ

이모겐 홀스트

イモージェン・ホルスト

ホルスト, I

ホルスト, イモージェン

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An ABC of music; a short practical guide to the basic essentials of rudiments, harmony, and formThe New Grove twentieth-century English masters : Elgar, Delius, Vaughan Williams, Holst, Walton, Tippett, BrittenCurlew River : a parable for church performance, op. 71Imogen Holst : a life and music