WorldCat Identities

Lewis, Richard 1914-1990

Overview
Works: 434 works in 1,314 publications in 5 languages and 17,038 library holdings
Genres: Music  Musical settings  Drama  Live sound recordings  Operas  Oratorios  Masses  Art music  Interviews  Documentary films 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Other, Actor, Conductor, l4, Vocalist, per, Editor
Classifications: M2000, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Lewis
The Mikado by Arthur Sullivan( )

28 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ohio Opera's 2008 Festival performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's classic opera includes all the music as well the complete dialogue
HMS Pinafore ; Trial by jury by Arthur Sullivan( )

18 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

48 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A splendid keepsake of a production which must surely rank among Glyndebourne's greatest, a noble performance of the work in which Mozart's dramatic genius first attained its full stature." -- Thomas Heinitz, Saturday Review. (cover)
Hodie a Christmas cantata by Ralph Vaughan Williams( Recording )

21 editions published between 1965 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. WILLCOCKS, David (conductor). BACH CHOIR. CHORISTERS OF WESTMINSTER ABBEY. BAKER, Janet (mezzo-soprano). LEWIS, Richard (tenor). SHIRLEY-QUIRK, John (baritone)
The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

23 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 421 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
The yeomen of the guard by Arthur Sullivan( )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Yeoman of the guard Anthony Raffell, Philip Potter, Donald Adams, David Palmer, John Reed, Kenneth Sandford, David Palmer, Thomas Lawlor, Elizabeth Harwood, Ann Hood, Gillian Knight, Margaret Eales Royal PhilharmonicOrchestra Sir Malcolm Sargent, conductor libretto included
Salome by Richard Strauss( Recording )

40 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This performance presents the great Leonie Rysanek in one of her most memorable roles--the teenage Judean princess Salome. Obsessed with the prophet Jochanaan, the Biblical John the Baptist (Norman Bailey), she skillfully manipulates her lecherous stepfather Herod (Ragnar Ulfung) until he has no choice but to have the holy man killed for spurning the princess's advances. The legendary Astrid Varnay is Salome's mother, Herodias. Highlights of the score include the Dance of the Seven Veils and Salome's final monologue, one of the supreme dramatic achievements in all of opera
Das Lied von der Erde by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

62 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Lied von der Erde: Sinfonie für Alt, Tenor und Orchester. Text: Hans Bethge. Bearbeitung für Kammerorchester von Arnold Schönberg und Rainer Riehn
Missa solemnis by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eileen Farrel, soprano Carol Smith, contralto Richard Lewis, tenor Kim Borg, bass New York Philharmonic Leonard Bernstein, conductor Westminster Choir Warren Martin, directo
The gondoliers by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

17 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dream of Gerontius by Edward Elgar( Recording )

23 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This CD is part of an edition released to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the composer's birth, which presents all the major orchestral, choral, chamber and stage works, as well as many lesser pieces and rarities in interpretations by the 20th century's finest Elgarians
The dream of Gerontius op. 38 by Edward Elgar( Recording )

18 editions published between 1955 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elijah by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Recording )

13 editions published between 1955 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An oratorio after words from the Old Testament, Op.70
The essential Montserrat Caballé by Montserrat Caballé( )

4 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruddigore by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

15 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flying Dutchman by Richard Wagner( Recording )

11 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah highlights by George Frideric Handel( )

8 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'incoronazione di Poppea Madrigals by Claudio Monteverdi( )

3 editions published in 2000 in Italian and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Richard Lewis artiste lyrique

Richard Lewis Brits operazanger (1914-1990)

Thomas, Thomas.

Thomas, Thomas 1914-1990

Thomas, Tom

ریچارد لوئیس خواننده اپرا بریتانیایی

토마스, T.P

リチャード・ルイス (テノール)

Languages
English (178)

German (101)

Italian (45)

Latin (10)

Dutch (1)

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