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Knussen, Oliver

Overview
Works: 646 works in 1,381 publications in 5 languages and 18,000 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Musical settings  Short films  Children's films  Animated films  Children's films 
Roles: Conductor, Author, Composer, Performer, Arranger, Editor, Director, Other, Instrumentalist, Commentator, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Oliver Knussen
Publications by Oliver Knussen
Most widely held works by Oliver Knussen
Three occasions ; Violin concerto ; Concerto for orchestra by Elliott Carter( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 534 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)
Where the wild things are by Oliver Knussen( visu )
20 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 447 libraries worldwide
A young boy named Max is creating chaos around the house. His exasperated mother sends him to bed without any supper. In his bedroom Max comes up a fantasy world of forest and sea, and sails to the Land of the Wild Things to let the wild rumpus start
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 443 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 423 libraries worldwide
Psalmodies Vox in Rama ; Nightshade by Poul Ruders( file )
4 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 369 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 361 libraries worldwide
Symphonia sum fluxae pretium spei ; Clarinet concerto by Elliott Carter( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in No Linguistic Content and German and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Symphony no. 3 Trumpets ; Ophelia dances ; Coursing ; Cantata ; Symphony no. 2 by Oliver Knussen( file )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Recorded May 11-12, 1981 at the Watford Town Hall, London (1st and 3rd works) and June 24 and Aug. 11, 1983 at St. John's Smith Square, London (2nd and 4th-6th works)
Melencolia. Ritual fragment ; Meridian by Harrison Birtwistle( file )
7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 297 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
An Alice symphony by David Del Tredici( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Alhambra fantasy by Julian Anderson( file )
11 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Portrait by Ruth Crawford Seeger( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Quotation of dream by Tōru Takemitsu( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Taverner opera in two acts by Peter Maxwell Davies( file )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Based on the life of 16th-century composer John Taverner
Book of hours by Julian Anderson( file )
9 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 264 libraries worldwide
The Dante trilogy : chamber version by Charles Wuorinen( file )
4 editions published in 2008 in No Linguistic Content and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Into the little hill Dance figures ; Sometime voices by George Benjamin( file )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Autumnal by Oliver Knussen( file )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
The prince of the pagodas by Benjamin Britten( Sound Recording )
24 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 249 libraries worldwide
Prince of the Pagodas Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Benjamin Britten, conductor Notes included
Piano concerto op. 33 Symphony in one movement, op. 29 by Alexander Goehr( file )
6 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Recorded June 18, 1993 at Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Suffolk (1st work), and Sept. 26, 1992 at BBC Studio 1, Broadcasting House, Glasgow (2nd work)
 
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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 קנוסן
オリヴァー・ナッセン
奥利佛·克努森
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