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Davis, Colin 1927-2013

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Works: 3,042 works in 8,097 publications in 9 languages and 74,695 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Musical settings  Stories, plots, etc  Television adaptations  Live sound recordings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Oratorios  Operas 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author, Lyricist, Librettist, per, Arranger, Narrator, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Author of introduction, Composer, Director, con, Other, Creator, Singer, nd
Classifications: M2000, 782.1
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Publications about Colin Davis
Publications by Colin Davis
Publications by Colin Davis, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Colin Davis
 
Most widely held works by Colin Davis
Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz( Sound Recording )
79 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 1,358 libraries worldwide
Performances of Berlioz's epic masterpiece are rare events--under James Levine's inspired leadership, the stellar cast and the Met's chorus and orchestra triumphantly meet the enormous challenge. Ben Heppner is the legendary Trojan hero Aeneas who escapes the doomed city of Troy and falls in love with the beautiful Queen of Carthage, Dido, sung by the radiant Lorraine Hunt Lieberson in her final appearance at the Met. Deborah Voigt is breathtaking as Cassandra, the Trojan prophetess who sees the looming calamity but is ignored
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
72 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,039 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
Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( Sound Recording )
49 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 915 libraries worldwide
The great Jon Vickers sings one of his most acclaimed roles, the tortured fisherman of the title, in Britten's powerful drama. Hounded by the small-minded local townspeople, with only Ellen Orford (Lucine Amara) and Captain Balstrode (Geraint Evans) on his sie, Peter's slow descent into madness is as searing as it is inevitable. Colin Davis conducts, with Lili Chookasian as Auntie and Jean Madeira as Mrs. Sedley
Symphonie fantastique op. 14 by Hector Berlioz( Sound Recording )
75 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 848 libraries worldwide
I Reveries, Passions - II A Ball - III Scenes in the country - IV March to the Scaffold - V Dream of a witches' sabbath
Benvenuto Cellini [opéra-comique in two acts and four tableaux] by Hector Berlioz( Sound Recording )
59 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 803 libraries worldwide
Benvenuto Cellini: Opéra semi-séria en deux actes, op.23. Livret: Léon de Wailly et Auguste Barbier
A child of our time by Michael Tippett( Sound Recording )
41 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 793 libraries worldwide
Based on the 1938 assassination of a German diplomat in Paris by Jewish refugee Herschel Grynszpan, which led to Germany's Kristallnacht
Béatrice et Bénédict by Hector Berlioz( Sound Recording )
63 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 758 libraries worldwide
Béatrice et Bénédict: Opéra comique en deux actes imité de Shakespeare
Te Deum op. 22 by Hector Berlioz( Sound Recording )
39 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 584 libraries worldwide
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Bart., Conductor
The world theatre of Wagner : a celebration of 150 years of Wagner productions by Charles Osborne( Book )
3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
Requiem, op. 5 Grande Messe des morts ; Symphonie funèbre et triomphale : op. 15 by Hector Berlioz( Sound Recording )
27 editions published between 1969 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 546 libraries worldwide
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( Sound Recording )
52 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 527 libraries worldwide
Book (125 p. :
Vesperae solennes de confessore K. 339 ; Kyrie in D minor, K. 341 ; Ave verum corpus : K. 618 ; Exsultate, jubilate : K. 165 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Sound Recording )
32 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 523 libraries worldwide
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Verdi's last work is his only major comedy and one of his crowning glories. Judith Raskin and Luigi Alva are the enchanting Fenton and Nannetta who want to be married even though her father, Ford (Frank Guarrera), objects. Ford's wife Alice (Phyllis Curtin) is being wooed by Falstaff (Ezio Flagello) who is also interested in Meg Page (Mildred Miller). Fortunately Dame Quickly (Fedora Barbieri) is a match for Falstaff and teaches him a lesson
Concerto for piano & orchestra in A minor, op. 54 by Robert Schumann( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 514 libraries worldwide
1: Allegro affettuoso 14:43; 2: Intermezzo: Andantino grazioso 5:12; 3: Allegro vivace 10:19; 4: Alelgro molto moderato 12:32; 5: Adagio 6:51; 6: Allegro moderato molto e marcato 10:16
Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( visu )
21 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
In a small village in England, Peter Grimes is unable to become a part of the community. Because his apprentice drowned at sea, he has incurred the wrath and distrust of the townspeople
Così fan tutte K. 588 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Sound Recording )
24 editions published between 1974 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 480 libraries worldwide
Violin concerto Piano quintet by Antonín Dvořák( file )
6 editions published in 2003 in No Linguistic Content and Undetermined and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Les nuits d'été op. 7 by Hector Berlioz( Sound Recording )
39 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Les Nuits d'été: Six mélodies pour voix différentes et orchestre, op.7. Texte: Théophile Gautier / Lélio, ou Le Retour à la vie: Monodrame-lyrique pour soli, choeur et orchestre, op.14b
Harold en Italie by Hector Berlioz( file )
21 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 408 libraries worldwide
Harold en Italie: Symphonie en quatre parties avec un alto principal, op.16 / Tristia: Recueil de morceaux détachés pour choeur et orchestre, op.18. Textes: Thomas Moore et Ernest Legouvé / Les Troyens à Carthage: Prélude
Symphonies 1 & 4 by Jean Sibelius( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 404 libraries worldwide
 
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Colin Davis britský dirigent
Colin Davis direttore d'orchestra inglese
Colin Davis englischer Dirigent
COLIN REX DAVIS
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Дэвис, Колин
Колин Дейвис
Колін Девіс
קולין דייוויס
کالین دیویس موسیقی‌دان انگلیسی
콜린 데이비스
コリン・デイヴィス
デイヴィス, コリン
科林·戴维斯
Languages
English (186)
French (167)
Italian (71)
Latin (59)
German (36)
Spanish (4)
Dutch (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Finnish (1)
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