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Knussen, Oliver

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Works: 672 works in 1,547 publications in 7 languages and 24,782 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Music  Drama  Fanfares  Manuscripts  Live sound recordings  Orchestral music  Symphonies  Preludes (Music)  Ballets (Music) 
Roles: Conductor, Author, Composer, Editor, Performer, Arranger, Other, Commentator, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Director
Classifications: M1000.C37, 784.2
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Three occasions ; Violin concerto ; Concerto for orchestra by Elliott Carter( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 564 libraries worldwide
Recorded at Blackheath Concert Hall, June 3, 1991 (1st work) ; and at Henry Wood Hall, Feb. 18, 1991 (2nd work) & Feb. 15-16, 1991 (3rd work)
Symphonia : sum fluxae pretium spei ; Clarinet concerto by Elliott Carter( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 538 libraries worldwide
Portrait by Ruth Crawford Seeger( file )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Quotation of dream by Tōru Takemitsu( Sound Recording )
24 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Suite im Hexachord ; Reading by Hilda Morley Wolpe ; Quintet with voice ; Piece in three parts by Stefan Wolpe( file )
7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
Billy the Kid by Aaron Copland( file )
3 editions published in 2013 in No Linguistic Content and held by 451 libraries worldwide
Pierrot lunaire : op. 21 (German) ; Herzgewächse : op. 20 ; Pierrot lunaire : (English) by Arnold Schoenberg( file )
3 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Grohg ; Prelude ; Hear ye! Hear ye! by Aaron Copland( file )
10 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 413 libraries worldwide
Psalmodies : Vox in Rama ; Nightshade by Poul Ruders( file )
5 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 394 libraries worldwide
Recorded June 1, 1992 in New York City (1st work) and Nov. 22, 1987 in Copenhagen (2nd-3rd works)
Dialogues : (2003) for piano and chamber orchestra ; Boston concerto : (2002) for orchestra ; Cello concerto : (2001) for cello and orchestra ; ASKO concerto : (2000) for chamber ensemble by Elliott Carter( file )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in No Linguistic Content and held by 386 libraries worldwide
The flood ; Abraham and Isaac ; Variations ; Requiem canticles by Igor Stravinsky( file )
4 editions published in 1995 in Latin and English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Strawinsky: The Flood: A Musical Play / Abraham and Isaac: A Sacred Ballad for baritone & chamber orchestra / Requiem Canticles for contralto, bass, chorus & orchestra / Variations for orchestra / Wuorinen: A Reliquary for Igor Strawinsky
Roméo & Juliette by Hector Berlioz( file )
8 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 361 libraries worldwide
Aura ; Engine by Magnus Lindberg( file )
7 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Melencolia. Ritual fragment ; Meridian by Harrison Birtwistle( file )
7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
1st work recorded in St. Augustine's Church, Kilburn, Nov. 20, 1991 ; 2nd work recorded in Rosslyn Hill Chapel, Hampstead on Nov. 21, 1991 ; 3rd work recorded in Rosslyn Hill Chapel on Nov. 7 & 9, 1991
Second concerto for orchestra by Robin Holloway( file )
8 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Recorded at BBC Maida Vale Studio 1, Apr. 25, 1993
Fourth sonata ; Suns dance ; Broken symmetry by Colin Matthews( file )
4 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 315 libraries worldwide
Alhambra fantasy by Julian Anderson( file )
12 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 314 libraries worldwide
Vintage Alice ; Syzygy ; Songs by David Del Tredici( file )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Taverner : opera in two acts by Peter Maxwell Davies( file )
9 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Based on the life of 16th-century composer John Taverner
An Alice symphony by David Del Tredici( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 298 libraries worldwide
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Knussen, Stuart Oliver.
Knussen, Stuart Oliver 1952-
Oliver Knussen Brits dirigent
Oliver Knussen compositeur et chef d'orchestre écossais
Oliver Knussen compositore e direttore d'orchestra britannico
Oliver Knussen schottischer Komponist und Dirigent
Кнуссен, Оливер
אוליבר נאסן
אוליבר קנוסן
オリヴァー・ナッセン
奥利佛·克努森
Languages
English (73)
German (15)
French (9)
Latin (2)
Multiple languages (1)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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