WorldCat Identities

Esswood, Paul

Overview
Works: 1,432 works in 3,380 publications in 10 languages and 21,847 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Oratorios  Filmed operas  Operas  Discographies  Nonfiction television programs  Filmed performances 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, l4, per, Vocalist, Musician, Other
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
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Most widely held works by Paul Esswood
Das Kantatenwerk by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

87 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Emmermann, Sopran ; Paul Esswood, alt ; Max van Egmond, bass ; Knaben
Akhnaten by Philip Glass( Recording )

39 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in 7 languages and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Akhnaten: Opera in Three Acts. Libretto: Shalom Goldman, Robert Israel, Richard Riddell and Jerome Robbins
The essential Philip Glass by Philip Glass( )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip Glass' 75th birthday is celebrated with a special three disc collection that showcases some of the composer's finest works as performed by some of today's top classical artists including Yo-Yo Ma
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

48 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vienna Concentus Musicus. HARNONCOURT, Nikolaus (conductor). [Authentic performance]
Rinaldo by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

41 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rinaldo: Opera seria in tre atti, HWV 7. Libretto: Giacomo Rossi e Aaron Hill
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

31 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HARWOOD, Elizabeth (soprano). BAKER, Janet (mezzo-soprano). ESSWOOD, Paul (alto). TEAR, Robert (tenor). HERINCZ, Raimund (bass). AMBROSIAN SINGERS. ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA. MACKERRAS, Charles (conductor)
Serse by George Frideric Handel( )

28 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serse: Dramma per musica in tre atti, HWV 40. Libretto: Niccolò Minato e Silvio Stampiglia
Il pastor fido by George Frideric Handel( )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary: The amoral story of the Roman Emperor Nero's love affair with the scheming and seductive Poppea, with evil triumphing over good while the allegorical figures from the Prologue - Fortune, Virtue and Love - look on
Der geduldige Socrates by Georg Philipp Telemann( )

22 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jephtha by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

33 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jephtha: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 70. Text: Thomas Morell
Israel in Egypt by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

18 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belsazar Belshazzar by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

24 editions published between 1976 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belsazar: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 61. Text: Charles Jennens
Das Kantatenwerk complete cantatas : by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

19 editions published between 1973 and 1986 in German and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Kantatenwerk by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

13 editions published between 1972 and 1994 in German and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saul by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

32 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of David's experiences after returning from slaying Goliath
Weihnachts-Oratorium Christmas oratorio by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

35 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third of Bach's large-scale masterpieces to be recorded by the Gewandhausorchester under Italian conductor Riccardo Chailly. The six parts that make up the Christmas Oratorio tell the story of the birth of Jesus through the coming of the shepherds and magi. Outstanding vocal performances from Martin Lattke as the evangelist, acclaimed English soprano Carolyn Sampson and the voices of the Dresdner Kammerchor
Messiah = Le Messie = Der Messias by George Frideric Handel( )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieder by Robert Schumann( )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in German and English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zwölf Lieder nach Gedichten von Justinus Kerner, op.35 / Fünf Lieder, op.40. Text: Hans Christian Andersen und Adalbert von Chamisso / Fünf frühe Lieder nach Gedichten von Justinus Kerner, aus WoO 10 und 21 / Sängers Trost, op.127 Nr.1. Text: Justinus Kerner / Trost im Gesang, op.142 Nr.1. Text: Justinus Kerner
Judas MacCabaeus by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

21 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judas Maccabaeus: Oratorium in drei Akten, HWV 63. Text: Thomas Morell
 
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Esswood Paul Lawrence Vincent 1942-....

Eswood Paul 1942-....

Paul Esswood British singer

Paul Esswood Brits operazanger

Paul Esswood controtenore inglese

Paul Esswood englischer Countertenor und Dirigent

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