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Agnew, Paul

Overview
Works: 390 works in 1,255 publications in 8 languages and 18,286 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Operas  Televised operas  Televised ballets  Music videos  Televised performances  Nonfiction television programs  Filmed operas  Musical films 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Conductor, Author, Vocalist, Musician, Other
Classifications: M1500.P87, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul Agnew
Les grands motets by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )

34 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 621 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
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 621 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
Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Boréades "tragédie en musique" in five acts : posthumous opera (1764) by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Visual )

25 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mythical tale of a young queen, Alphise, determined to abdicate rather than contemplate an enforced marriage to a descendant of Boreas. Written in 1763, the opera was abandoned in rehearsal for reasons still unclear; Rameau died the following year and the work disappeared from public view for more than 200 years
The Christmas story Weinachtshistorie (SWV 435) ; Cantiones sacre [selections] ; Der 100. Psalm (SWV 36) by Heinrich Schütz( )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in German and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atenaide by Antonio Vivaldi( )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taped at La Monnaie in Brussels in May 1998, this production of Monteverdi's L'Orfeo has become an operatic classic in a few short years. Choreographer/director Trisha Brown, conductor René Jacobs, and designer Roland Aeschlimann have created an ideal fusion of words, action, sight, and sound, one that never lets the viewer down and manages to tell the story in an elegant, unusual, and ultimately intensely moving manner
Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

8 editions published in 2003 in German and Dutch and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete cantatas. L'intégrale des cantatas = Das Kantatenwerk by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

KWEKSILBER, Marianne (soprano). KRONWITTER, Seppi (soprano). ESSWOOD, Paul (alto). EQUILUZ, Kurt (tenor). SCHOPPER, Michael (bass). HANNOVER CHILDREN'S CHOIR. LEONHARDT CONSORT. LEONHARDT, Gustav (conductor)
Markus-Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

5 editions published in 2004 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les indes galantes opéra-ballet en un prologue et quatre actes [= opéra-ballet in a prologue and four entrées] (1735) by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 263 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
Complete Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

8 editions published in 2006 in German and Multiple languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

5 editions published in 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato by George Frideric Handel( )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though it's hardly ever performed or recorded, L'Allegro, Il Penseroso ed il Moderato is one of Handel's most beautiful and musically valuable oratorios. Peter Neumann, along with the Cologne Chamber Choir and the Collegium Cartusianum, has shown himself to be an empathic advocate of the work, the insider tip among Handel's oratorios
Bach cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

3 editions published in 2005 in German and English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred concerti and harpsichord music by Matthias Weckmann( )

7 editions published in 1999 in German and Undetermined and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irish, Welsh & Scottish songs by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

6 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete cantatas volume 10 by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Agnew, Paul, 1964-

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