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Dove, Jonathan

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Works: 470 works in 857 publications in 3 languages and 12,454 library holdings
Genres: Drama 
Roles: Composer, Adapter, Creator, Arranger, Narrator, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PR1121, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Jonathan Dove
Dove by Jonathan Dove ( )
23 editions published between 1649 and 1709 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tobias and the angel by Jonathan Dove ( )
6 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jonathan Dove is one of Britain's leading composers of opera. His community opera 'Tobias and the Angel' was premiered in 1999 at Christ Church, Highbury Fields in London and was then taken up by the Young Vic / English Touring Opera in 2005 during the refurbishment of the theatre company's regular venue. It was first performed at the newly re-opened Young Vic in 2006. The masterly libretto by David Lan is based on the Book of Tobit from the biblical Apocrypha. The colourful story of Tobit who is blinded after daring to give a fellow Jew a proper burial, and the ensuing adventures of his son Tobias, particularly appealed to the composer. It is undoubtedly one of Dove's brightest scores, possessing immense appeal and communicative powers. In this premiere recording of the opera the Young Vic production is directed by David Charles Abell
Flight by Jonathan Dove ( )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dove, an almanack for the yeare of our Lord God 1641 being the first after the bissextile or leap-yeare ... : calculated properly for the ... town of Cambridge by Jonathan Dove ( Book )
3 editions published in 1641 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sirensong by Jonathan Dove ( )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dove, Jonathan
Languages
English (100)
Dutch (1)
French (1)