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Bevan, Maurice

Overview
Works: 286 works in 524 publications in 3 languages and 3,936 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Musical settings  Operas  Live sound recordings  Classical music radio programs 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Arranger, Composer
Classifications: M1500.P87, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Maurice Bevan
Publications by Maurice Bevan
Publications by Maurice Bevan, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Maurice Bevan
Laudate pueri ; Nisi Dominus ; Salve Regina by George Frideric Handel( file )
12 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in Latin and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Songs from the plays of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Includes Who is Sylvia?; Tell me where is fancy bred?; How should I your true love know?; Under the greenwood tree; Hark, hark the lark; Three merry men be we; Lawn as white as driven snow; Full fathom five; No more dams
Alexander's feast by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1964 and 1995 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
A recording of Handel's musical illustration of Dryden's Alexander's Feast. Recorded live
Ode for St. Cecilia's Day 1692 ; Psalm 3 ; Psalm 128 ; music for the funeral of Queen Mary by Henry Purcell( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1957 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 235 libraries worldwide
English, French and Italian madrigals by Alfred Deller( file )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1964 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 200 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
Ode for St. Cecilia's Day 1691 by John Blow( score )
11 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 188 libraries worldwide
The masque in Dioclesian ; Instrumental music for the play by Henry Purcell( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Music for a while by Henry Purcell( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Homage to Henry Purcell [an anthology comprising the most celebrated songs, sacred airs, and concerted pieces for strings and harpsichord] by Henry Purcell( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1958 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 libraries worldwide
De profundis [Psalm 130 for solo voices, chorus, organ and orchestra] by Michel Richard de Lalande( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in Latin and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Psalm 130 Mary Thomas and Honor Sheppard, sopranos, Alfred Deller, counter-tenor, Robert Tear, tenor, Maurice Bevan, baritone Vienna Chamber choir Hans Gillesberger, director Vienna State Opera OrchestraAlfred Deller, conductor
Lord, Thou hast been our refuge : for alto and tenor soloists, chorus, and orchestra by William Boyce( score )
4 editions published in 1977 in Undetermined and English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Italian chamber duets and trios by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Verso of disc cover carries full contents with lyrics plus program notes
Shakespeare songs & consort music by Deller Consort( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in Undetermined and English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
"But Deller's voice had a quality that any great singer works hard to cultivate: a distinctive personality that is immediately recognizable. His recordings capture that beautifully, and they remain treasures of their era."--The New York Times
Laurus cruentas : overture by William Croft( score )
5 editions published in 1977 in 3 languages and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Magnificat in D major by Johann Sebastian Bach( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Magnificat anima mea; Et exultavit; VOM HIMMEL HOCH, DA KOMM ICH HER;Quia respexit-omnes generationes; Quia fecit mihi magna; FRUET EUCH UND JUBILIERT; Et misericordia; Fecit potentiam; GLORIA IN EXCELSIS DEO; Deposuit potentes; Esurientes; VIRGA JESSE FLORUIT; Suscepit Israel; Sicut Iocutus est; Gloria Patri
Music of Handel by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1960 in Italian and held by 49 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bevan, Maurice
Bevan, Maurice G.
Bevan, Maurice G. 1921-2006
Bevan, Maurice Guy Smallman.
Bevan, Maurice Guy Smalman.
Bevan, Maurice Guy Smalman 1921-2006
Maurice Bevan Brits componist (1921-2006)
Maurice Bevan Singer
Languages
English (65)
Latin (20)
Italian (5)
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