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Bowman, James

Overview
Works: 450 works in 2,073 publications in 8 languages and 26,191 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Operas  Oratorios  Art music  Incidental music  Filmed operas  Monologues (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Vocalist, Other, Instrumentalist, 852, Musician, Actor
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
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Most widely held works by James Bowman
Carmina Burana by Carl Orff( )

41 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina Burana is a scenic cantata composed by Carl Orff in 1935 and 1936. It is based on 24 of the poems found in the medieval collection Carmina Burana
Julius Caesar by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

34 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A studio performance of one of Handel's best known operas by the English National Opera. The Opera, a tale of love and power based on Shakespeare's play, was first performed in 1724 at the Haymarket Theatre in London using castrati singers in the heroes roles. This lavish production follows modern practice in using women in these parts, and in particular, Dame Janet Baker creates the virtuoso role of Julius Caesar
The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

58 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 622 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 midsummer night's dream : op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'été by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( )

32 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
An ode on the death of Mr. Henry Purcell ; Songs from Amphion anglicus by John Blow( )

18 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julius Caesar by George Frideric Handel( )

22 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birthday odes for Queen Mary by Henry Purcell( Recording )

20 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Italian and German and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, the South Bank Centre, London, Dec. 1993
Admeto, re di Tessaglia by George Frideric Handel( )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in Italian and Dutch and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chandos anthems by George Frideric Handel( )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and German and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mass in B minor, BWV 232 by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. John Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Layton leads the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and his own superb choral ensemble, Polyphony, in a powerful performance of Bach's most dramatic masterpiece, the St. John Passion. Joined by a starry team of soloists, Layton directs a particularly vivid account of the work, the excitement of the narrative drama contrasting with heartbreaking moments of reflection
Athalia by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

25 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dioclesian ; Masque from Timon of Athens by Henry Purcell( )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judas MacCabaeus by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

19 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Mar. 14-22, 1992
The NMC songbook( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah : (excerpts) by George Frideric Handel( )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses selected art masterpieces to visualize the mood of several passages from the Messiah
Ariodante by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

36 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this complete recording of Ariodante, Alan Curtis, a supreme Handelian conductor and scholar, joins forces with glorious mezzo soprano Joyce DiDonato for a dazzling performance of one of Handel's most inspired operas
Music of the Gothic era = Musik der Gotik = Musique de l'époque gothique : (ca. 1160-1400)( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in Latin and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joshua by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

19 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josua: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 64. Text: Thomas Morell
 
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Julius Caesar
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Bowman, James Thomas

Bowman, James Thomas 1941-

James Bowman British countertenor

James Bowman Brits operazanger

James Bowman contreténor britannique

James Bowman controtenore britannico

James Bowman Countertenor und Opernsänger

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