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London Symphony Chorus

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Works: 1,233 works in 2,640 publications in 9 languages and 37,640 library holdings
Genres: Music  Musical settings  Drama  Television adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Cantatas, Secular  Orchestral music  Oratorios  Film adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Musician, Instrumentalist
Classifications: M1001, 782.23
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Most widely held works by London Symphony Chorus
Messiah arias and choruses by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No. 2 recitative (tenor): Comfort ye, comfort ye my people -- No. 3 Aria (tenor): Every valley shall be exalted -- No. 4 (chorus): And the glory of the Lord -- No. 8 Recitative (alto): Behold, a virgin shall conceive; No. 9 Aria (alto, chorus): O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion -- No. 12 (chorus): For unto us a child is born -- No. 16 Recitative (soprano): And suddenly there was with the angel; No. 17 (chorus): Glory to God in the highest -- No. 18 Aria (soprano): Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion -- No. 40 Aria (bass): Why do the nations so furiously rage together -- No. 41 (chorus): Let us break their bonds asunder -- No. 44 (chorus): Hallelujah! -- No. 45 Aria (soprano): I know that my Redeemer liveth -- No. 47 Recitative (bass): Behold I tell you a mystery; No. 48 Aria (bass): The trumpet shall sound -- No. 53 (chorus): Worthy is the Lamb - Amen
Candide by Leonard Bernstein ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York City Opera
Messiah by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
60 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 785 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
Carmina Burana by Carl Orff ( Recording )
40 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmina burana: Szenische Kantate für Soli, Chor, Kinderchor und Orchester
Charlotte Church by Charlotte Church ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dream a dream by Charlotte Church ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carols, hymns and spirituals, 1770-1870
Symphony no. 8 by Gustav Mahler ( )
20 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first part of Mahler's 8th symphony is built around the 4th century Latin hymn Veni, Creator Spiritus (come, spirit of creation). The second part retells the final episode of Goethe's Faust in which the title character finds salvation. This recording also includes the Adagio from Mahler's 10th symphony and is the final installment of the San Francisco Symphony's Mahler cycle
Billy Budd, op. 50 by Benjamin Britten ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... a good, often exciting performance ..."--BBC Music
Symphony no. 2 in C minor Resurrection by Gustav Mahler ( Recording )
30 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This classic recording boasts two great Australian singers - Elizabeth Whitehouse, in her debut appearance on an Australian recording label, and the great Bernadette Cullen. Markus Stenz's Mahler performances are, of course, legendary
Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz ( Recording )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in French and Undetermined and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Performances of Berlioz's epic masterpiece are rare events--under James Levine's inspired leadership, the stellar cast and the Met's chorus and orchestra triumphantly meet the enormous challenge. Ben Heppner is the legendary Trojan hero Aeneas who escapes the doomed city of Troy and falls in love with the beautiful Queen of Carthage, Dido, sung by the radiant Lorraine Hunt Lieberson in her final appearance at the Met. Deborah Voigt is breathtaking as Cassandra, the Trojan prophetess who sees the looming calamity but is ignored
A sea symphony by Ralph Vaughan Williams ( Recording )
31 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul McCartney's standing stone by Paul McCartney ( Recording )
10 editions published in 1997 in 4 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elijah by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and German and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The planets by Gustav Holst ( )
14 editions published between 1900 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and accompanying illustrations introduce the nine planets of the universe
Symphonies nos. 1-9 by Ludwig van Beethoven ( )
4 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Te Deum, op. 22 by Hector Berlioz ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1969 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Te Deum pour ténor, trois choeurs, orchestre et orgue concertante, op.22
War requiem op. 66 ; Sinfonia da requiem : op. 20 ; Ballad of heroes : op. 14 by Benjamin Britten ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Candide by Leonard Bernstein ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leonard Bernstein's operetta, based on the classic Voltaire story. Voltaire's Candide begins in Westphalia, Germany, where Candide is tortured by noted philosopher Doctor Pangloss on the idea that "all is for the best...in this best of all worlds." Candide first accepts this philosophy, but as he experiences war, poverty, the maliciousness of man, and the hypocricy of the church, he begins to doubt Pangloss
Symphony no. 9 "Choral" by Ludwig van Beethoven ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Dresden Staatskapelle has a very special tradition of performing Ludwig van Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. It performed the then still highly controversial work for the first time in August 1838 under the baton of Johann Gottlieb Reissiger. Since 1900, the piece has been performed yearly on Palm Sunday, having been popularized by Richard Wagner in 1843
5 Symphonien Ouvertüren by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1985 in 4 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Chorus of the London Symphony Orchestra
Khor Londonskogo simf. orkestra
Khor Londonskogo simfonicheskogo orkestra
London Symphony Choir
London symphony orchestra Chorus
LSC
LSO Chorus
Symphony Choir
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