WorldCat Identities

Christie, William (William Lincoln)

Overview
Works: 951 works in 2,332 publications in 7 languages and 21,448 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Musical settings  Film adaptations  Operas 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Interviewee, Director, Editor, Narrator, Other, Author of introduction, Host, con, Commentator, Composer
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Medée by Marc-Antoine Charpentier( Recording )
50 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Médée: Tragédie mise en musique en cinq actes et un prologue, H 491. Livret: Thomas Corneille
Atys by Jean-Baptiste Lully( Recording )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Atys: Tragédie en musique en cinq actes et un prologue. Livret: Philippe Quinault
Madrigaux à 5 voix by Carlo Gesualdo( Recording )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in Italian and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Giulio Cesare opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of love and power set in the Middle East. Centers around Cleopatra's manipulation of Caesar and Ptolemy
Orlando by George Frideric Handel( Recording )
23 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orlando: Dramma per musica in tre atti, HWV 31. Libretto: Carlo Sigismondo Capece
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )
34 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 334 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
Alcina by George Frideric Handel( Recording )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in Italian and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
SUTHERLAND, Joan (soprano). BERGANZA, Tereza (soprano). LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. BOYNGE, Richard (conductor)
Les Indes galantes by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )
13 editions published in 1991 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les Indes galantes: Opéra-ballet en quatre actes et un prologue. Livret: Louis Fuzelier
Cleofide by Johann Adolf Hasse( Recording )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cleofide: Opera seria in tre atti. Libretto: Michelangelo Boccardi, adattato da Pietro Metastasio
The fairy queen by Henry Purcell( Recording )
25 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fairy Queen: Semi-Opera in Five Acts, Z 629. Libretto: Elkanah Settle
Les indes galantes opéra-ballet en un prologue et quatre actes [= opéra-ballet in a prologue and four entrées] (1735) ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in French and held by 265 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
Castor et Pollux by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Castor et Pollux: Tragédie en musique en cinq actes et un prologue. Livret: Pierre Joseph Gentil-Bernard
Les grands motets by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )
3 editions published in 1994 in Latin and held by 248 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
Theodora by George Frideric Handel( Visual )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Christian virgin Theodora and her self-sacrificial love for the Roman Didymus, updated by director Sellars to modern-day America
Hippolyte et Aricie by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Petits motets by Jean-Baptiste Lully( Recording )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les fêtes d'Hébé by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in French and held by 224 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
King Arthur by Henry Purcell( Recording )
21 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Arthur or The British Worthy: Semi-Opera in Five Acts, Z 628. Libretto: John Dryden
La descente d'Orphée aux enfers by Marc-Antoine Charpentier( Recording )
15 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Descente d'Orphée aux enfers: Tragédie en musique en deux actes, H 488. Livret: anonyme
Serse by George Frideric Handel( Recording )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Italian and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Christie.
Christie, William 1944-
Christie, William Lincoln.
Christie, William Lincoln 1944-
William Christie
William Lincoln Christie
Languages
French (110)
English (81)
Italian (58)
Latin (16)
German (12)
Dutch (2)
Spanish (1)
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