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Preston, Simon

Overview
Works: 1,232 works in 2,350 publications in 7 languages and 17,528 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Music  Drama  Requiems 
Roles: Performer, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Author, Originator, Arranger, Editor, Director, Composer, per, Other
Classifications: M2010.B75, 782.3238
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Publications about Simon Preston
Publications by Simon Preston
Most widely held works by Simon Preston
War requiem by Benjamin Britten( Sound Recording )
40 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,140 libraries worldwide
Text in Latin and English
Missa Papae Marcelli Tu es Petrus by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina( Sound Recording )
29 editions published in 1986 in 4 languages and held by 402 libraries worldwide
Organ concertos by George Frideric Handel( file )
24 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 392 libraries worldwide
Contents: Organ concertos nos. 11-15, Concerto in B-flat for double woodwind orchestra and organ, Violin concerto in B-flat, Music for the royal fireworks, Marches
Symphonie no. 3, op. 78 Orgel-Symphonie = Organ symphony = Symphonie avec orgue by Camille Saint-Saëns( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1987 in No Linguistic Content and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Messiah a sacred oratorio by George Frideric Handel( visu )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Handel's most beloved of all oratorios was performed by fewer than forty instrumentalist and a chorus, less than thirty strong, of boy trebles and men. This is the tradition to which this performance has returned to. Members of the Academy all play instruments of the period or accurate modern copies. The soloists improvised embellishments in the arias and, in certain cases, join in the singing of the choruses, just as they would have done 240 years ago
The Dettingen Te Deum The Dettingen anthem by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Coronation anthems by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Turangalîla symphony by Olivier Messiaen( file )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Recorded in England
La nativité du Seigneur by Olivier Messiaen( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 203 libraries worldwide
La Nativite du Seigneur
Music of the high Renaissance in England by Purcell Consort of Voices( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 199 libraries worldwide
On Christmas night. [Christmas carols] by King's College (University of Cambridge)( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1953 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Gloria by Antonio Vivaldi( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Magnificat in sol minore per soprano, contralto, coro, orchestra e continuo, R 611 / Gloria in re maggiore per soprano, contralto, coro, orchestra e continuo, R 589
Arie amorose by Janet Baker( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Choral no. 2 in B minor Pièce héroïque by César Franck( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 173 libraries worldwide
El salón México Billy the Kid ; Danzón cubano ; Organ symphony by Aaron Copland( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Christmas adagios ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Nelson mass by Joseph Haydn( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Johann Sebastian Bach by Johann Sebastian Bach( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in German and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Ode for the birthday of Queen Anne Anthem for the Foundling Hospital by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 157 libraries worldwide
A song of welcome, etc by Arthur Bliss( file )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Preston, Simon John.
Preston, Simon John 1938-
Languages
English (85)
Latin (51)
German (17)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (3)
Spanish (1)
French (1)
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