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Westminster Choir

Overview
Works: 688 works in 1,156 publications in 8 languages and 13,709 library holdings
Genres: Music  Musical settings  Drama  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Oratorios  Masses  Psalms (Music)  Fiction  Methods‡vSelf-instruction 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Musician
Classifications: M1001, 782.23
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Publications about Westminster Choir
Publications by Westminster Choir
Most widely held works by Westminster Choir
Antony and Cleopatra by Samuel Barber( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 984 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 605 libraries worldwide
This broadcast captures the gala performance that opened the new Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center, with the world premiere of Samuel Barber's last opera. Based on Shakespeare's play, adapted as a libretto by director Franco Zeffirelli, it stars the great Leontyne Price as the legendary Queen of Egypt, opposite Justino Díaz as her lover, the Roman general Antony, and Jess Thomas as Caesar, who defeats him. Rosalind Elias is Cleopatra's servant, Charmian, and Ezio Flagello sings Enobarbus, Antony's lieutenant. Thomas Schippers conducts the Met's vast musical forces
Gloria by Francis Poulenc( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 482 libraries worldwide
Gloria pour soprano, choeur et orchestre / Stabat Mater pour soprano, choeur et orchestre
The original Christmas classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 393 libraries worldwide
Presents seven animated Christmas tales, as they originally aired on network television. Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer: A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them. Cricket on the hearth: tells the story of a poor toymaker and his daughter whom a helpful Cricket named Crocket befriends on Christmas morning. When tragedy strikes the family, it's Crocket who comes to the rescue and restores peace and happiness. Frosty the snowman: A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat. Frosty returns: The continuing exploits of the famous snowman as he goes up against a more powerful force which threatens all of Christmas. Santa Claus is comin' to town: A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus. The little drummer boy: An orphan drummer boy who hated humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men on route to Bethlehem. Mr. Magoo's Christmas carol: The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve
Christmas with the Westminster Choir by Westminster Choir( file )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 336 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
Symphonie No. 2 "Auferstehungs-Symphonie" = "Resurrection" by Gustav Mahler( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 1988 in German and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Symphony no. 2 in C minor Resurrection by Gustav Mahler( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1958 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 321 libraries worldwide
This classic recording boasts two great Australian singers - Elizabeth Whitehouse, in her debut appearance on an Australian recording label, and the great Bernadette Cullen. Markus Stenz's Mahler performances are, of course, legendary
Goya by Gian Carlo Menotti( file )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in Italian and No Linguistic Content and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Symphony no. 9, in D minor, op. 125 (Choral) by Ludwig van Beethoven( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1949 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Alexander Nevsky op 78 by Sergey Prokofiev( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Missa solemnis by Ludwig van Beethoven( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 254 libraries worldwide
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Te Deum by Anton Bruckner( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1955 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Messe Nr.1 d-Moll für Soli, Chor und Orchester / Te Deum C-Dur für Soli, Chor und Orchester
Symphony no. 1 in E major, op. 26 by Aleksandr Nikolayevich Scriabin( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1986 in Russian and held by 227 libraries worldwide
O magnum mysterium by Westminster Choir( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Concerto no. 3, in C minor for piano and orchestra, op. 37 Fantasy for piano, chorus, and orchestra, op. 80 by Ludwig van Beethoven( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1983 in German and No Linguistic Content and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Folk songs the Westminster Choir sings 17 familiar American and British folk songs by Westminster Choir( file )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
A Faust symphony by Franz Liszt( file )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Symphony no. 1 in E, op. 26 ; Symphony no. 2 in C minor, op. 29 ; Le poème de l'extase op. 54 ; Symphony no. 3 in C minor, op. 43 : Le divin poème ; Prométhée, le poème du feu : op. 60 by Aleksandr Nikolayevich Scriabin( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Favorite hymns and anthems by Westminster Choir( file )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
The joy of Christmas by Leonard Bernstein( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Choeur Westminster.
Coro Westminster.
Rider university Princeton Westminster Choir
Vestminsterskiĭ khor
Westminster Choir College (Princerton). Westminster Choir.
Westminster Choir College (Princeton, NJ)
Westminster Choir College. Westminster Choir
Westminster Chor
Westminster College Choir.
Westminster College Choir (Princeton, NJ)
Westminster Oratorio Choir (Princeton, NJ)
Westminster Symphonic Choir (Princeton, NJ)
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