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Holst, Imogen 1907-1984

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Works: 681 works in 1,826 publications in 7 languages and 22,880 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Drama  Juvenile works  Music  Operas  Requiems  Thematic catalogs (Music)  Vocal scores 
Roles: Author, Conductor, Editor, Arranger, Performer, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Composer, Other, Translator, Author of introduction, Librettist
Classifications: ML410.H748, 780.924
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The wonderful world of music by Benjamin Britten( Book )
23 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 1,283 libraries worldwide
A discussion of music, its terminology, history, theory, styles, appreciation, and means used to produce it
Britten by Imogen Holst( Book )
42 editions published between 1965 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 976 libraries worldwide
Henry Purcell, 1659-1695 : essays on his music by Imogen Holst( Book )
20 editions published between 1939 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 958 libraries worldwide
Conducting a choir: a guide for amateurs by Imogen Holst( Book )
25 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 854 libraries worldwide
In this book, originally published in 1973, Imogen Holst sets out a wealth of practical information that will be of particular interest to the amateur conductor. She gives precise and detailed advice on the technique of conducting, how to form and train a choir, the presentation and rehearsal of music, and how to approach public performances and competitions. Her final chapter offers suggestions for the actual rehearsal of choruses from Purcell's Dido & Aeneas, Handel's l'Allegro, and Britten's Rejoice in the Lamb. --From publisher's description
Gustav Holst; a biography by Imogen Holst( Book )
24 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 773 libraries worldwide
Byrd by Imogen Holst( Book )
11 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 749 libraries worldwide
An ABC of music; a short practical guide to the basic essentials of rudiments, harmony, and form by Imogen Holst( Book )
35 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and Kurdish and held by 731 libraries worldwide
The various terms, forms of harmony, timing details and other basics of music are exhaustively explained
The turn of the screw : op. 54, an opera in a prologue and two acts by Benjamin Britten( score )
26 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 681 libraries worldwide
Tune by Imogen Holst( Book )
20 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 632 libraries worldwide
Bach by Imogen Holst( Book )
16 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in English and German and held by 589 libraries worldwide
A history of Bach's life as the composer of some of the world's greatest music
A midsummer night's dream : opera in three acts, op. 64 = Ein Sommernachtstraum by Benjamin Britten( score )
27 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 579 libraries worldwide
Noye's fludde : the Chester miracle play, op. 59, set to music by Benjamin Britten( score )
25 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 546 libraries worldwide
Dido and Aeneas : an opera by Henry Purcell( score )
30 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 532 libraries worldwide
Sparkling miniature opera, filled with intense drama and elegant song, lasts no more than an hour, yet unfolds a virtuoso range of expressive music, from a high-spirited sailors{u2019} dance to Dido{u2019}s touching lament "When I am laid in earth." First presented in 1689, remains the oldest operatic work still popularly performed. Authoritative early edition
Holst by Imogen Holst( Book )
11 editions published between 1972 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 libraries worldwide
The planets : suite for large orchestra by Gustav Holst( score )
52 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 476 libraries worldwide
Avec un choeur de femmes dans le dernier numéro (Neptune), sans paroles
The music of Gustav Holst by Imogen Holst( Book )
6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 454 libraries worldwide
The New Grove twentieth-century English masters : Elgar, Delius, Vaughan Williams, Holst, Walton, Tippett, Britten by Diana M McVeagh( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
War requiem : op. 66 by Benjamin Britten( score )
24 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 417 libraries worldwide
Curlew River : a parable for church performance, op. 71 by Benjamin Britten( score )
20 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Beilage: Production notes and remarks on the style of performing Curlew River by Colin Graham, drawings by Alix Stone, diagrams by Mark Livingston
A thematic catalogue of Gustav Holst's music by Imogen Holst( Book )
10 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Cholst, I.
Holst, I.
Holst, I. 1907-1984
Holst, Imogen
Holst, Imogen Clare
Imogen Holst Brits auteur
Imogen Holst compositrice et chef d'orchestre britannique
Imogen Holst englische Musikschriftstellerin, Komponistin und Dirigentin
Ίμοτζεν Χολστ
이모겐 홀스트
イモージェン・ホルスト
ホルスト, I
ホルスト, イモージェン
Languages
English (370)
Latin (11)
German (9)
Danish (1)
Kurdish (1)
Serbian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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