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Kirkby, Emma

Overview
Works: 1,348 works in 3,031 publications in 7 languages and 26,609 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Oratorios  Methods‡vSelf-instruction  Christmas music  Musical settings 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Actor, per, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Other, Conductor, Creator
Classifications: M2000, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Emma Kirkby
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

29 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir present an intimate and stirring performance of Handel's Messiah. This 2-CD recording of the full score on period instruments features a stellar cast of soloists. Tafelmusik presents this baroque masterpiece with the spirit and vitality of Handel's own 18th-century productions. A perennial favorite with audiences and critics alike, Tafelmusik's Messiah has garnered glowing reviews year after year
A feather on the breath of God sequences and hymns by Hildegard( Recording )

32 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )

50 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1) KIRKBY, Emma (soprano). (1) NELSON, Judith (soprano). (1) REES, Judith (soprano). (1) THOMAS, David (bass-baritone). (1) NOORMAN, Jantina (mezzo-soprano). (1) EVERA, Emily van (soprano). (1) BEVAN, Rachel (soprano). (1) BONNER, Tessa (soprano). (1) BEVAN, Rachel (soprano). (1) TAVERNER CHOIR. (1) TAVERNER PLAYERS. (1) PARROTT, Andrew (conductor)
Magnificat, BWV 243 ; Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen cantata, BWV 51 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem K 626 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CD #710
Vocal music by Dietrich Buxtehude( )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred vocal music by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

24 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cleofide by Johann Adolf Hasse( Recording )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cleofide: Opera seria in tre atti. Libretto: Michelangelo Boccardi, adattato da Pietro Metastasio
Messiah a sacred oratorio by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handel's most beloved of all oratorios was performed by fewer than forty instrumentalist and a chorus, less than thirty strong, of boy trebles and men. This is the tradition to which this performance has returned to. Members of the Academy all play instruments of the period or accurate modern copies. The soloists improvised embellishments in the arias and, in certain cases, join in the singing of the choruses, just as they would have done 240 years ago
Gloria Dixit Dominus by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in Latin and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantatas, concertos & Magnificat by Antonio Vivaldi( Recording )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnificat.. RV 610. Vivaldi,, Antonio
Athalia by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The triumph of Time and Truth by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judas Maccabaeus by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judas Maccabaeus Jan Peerce, tenor Martina Arroyo, soprano Mary Davenport, mezzo-soprano David Smith, Baritone Lawrence Avery, tenor Vienna State Opera Orchestra Vienna Academy Chorus Thomas Scherman, conductor Libretto included
Vespro della Beata Vergine (1610) by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1) GOMEZ, Jill (soprano). (1) PALMER, Felicity (soprano). (1) BOWMAN, James (counter-tenor). (1) TEAR, Robert (tenor). (1) LANGRIDGE, Philip (tenor). (1) SHIRLEY-QUIRK, John (baritone). (1) RIPPON, Michael (bass). (1) MONTEVERDI CHOIR. (1) MONTEVERDI ORCHESTRA. (1) SALISBURY CATHEDRAL BOYS' CHOIR. (1) PHILIP JONES BRASS ENSEMBLE. (1) DAVID MUNROW RECORDER ENSEMBLE. (1) GARDNER, John Eliot (conductor)
Carmelite vespers [second vespers of the Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel] by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in Latin and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs and dialogues by Henry Purcell( Recording )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

18 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 250 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
Esther by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

11 editions published in 1985 in 3 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exsultate jubilate Motets = Motetten by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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EMMA KIRBY

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