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Agnew, Paul

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Works: 419 works in 1,225 publications in 7 languages and 18,621 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Televised operas  Music videos  Televised ballets  Televised performances  Nonfiction television programs  Live sound recordings  Operas  Oratorios 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Conductor, Author, Vocalist, Musician, Other
Classifications: M1500.P87,
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Publications about Paul Agnew
Publications by Paul Agnew
Most widely held works by Paul Agnew
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( file )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 844 libraries worldwide
SYNOPSIS: In order to cure her unhappiness, Dido, queen of Carthage, marries the Trojan prince, Aeneas, who is madly in love with her. While Dido and Aeneas are out hunting, an evil Sorceress and her assistants plot the destruction of Dido and Carthage. Soon, an evil witch disguised as the God Mercury stops Aeneas. She tells him that he must abandon Carthage and found a new Troy on Latin soil. While Aeneas hates the thought of leaving Dido, he cannot refuse a god's command. In the end, Aeneas decides to defy the god's command and stay with Dido. Nevertheless, Dido refuses to stay with a lover who even considered leaving her and soon dies
L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Taped at La Monnaie in Brussels in May 1998, this production of Monteverdi's L'Orfeo has become an operatic classic in a few short years. Choreographer/director Trisha Brown, conductor René Jacobs, and designer Roland Aeschlimann have created an ideal fusion of words, action, sight, and sound, one that never lets the viewer down and manages to tell the story in an elegant, unusual, and ultimately intensely moving manner
Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in German and Undetermined and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Les grands motets by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Sound Recording )
24 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 359 libraries worldwide
In convertendo: Grand Motet pour soli, choeur, orchestre et basse continue / Quam dilecta: Grand Motet pour soli, choeur, orchestre et basse continue / Deus noster refugium: Grand Motet pour soli, choeur, orchestre et basse continue
Grands motets by André Campra( file )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 349 libraries worldwide
Atenaide by Antonio Vivaldi( file )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 331 libraries worldwide
The Christmas story Weinachtshistorie (SWV 435) ; Cantiones sacre [selections] ; Der 100. Psalm (SWV 36) by Heinrich Schütz( file )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in German and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Persée by Jean-Baptiste Lully( file )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Markus-Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( file )
6 editions published in 2003 in German and Dutch and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( file )
7 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( file )
5 editions published in 2004 in German and No Linguistic Content and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Complete cantatas. Intégrale des cantates = Das Kantatenwerk by Johann Sebastian Bach( file )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in German and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Complete cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( file )
7 editions published in 2005 in German and No Linguistic Content and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Complete Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( file )
7 editions published in 2006 in German and Multiple languages and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Matthäus Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( file )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 248 libraries worldwide
L'information lisible par ordinateur comprend la reprod. de la partition autographe de la passion conservée à la Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, Preussischer Kulturbesitz (Mus. Ms. Bach P. 25)
L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato by George Frideric Handel( file )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Even though it's hardly ever performed or recorded, L'Allegro, Il Penseroso ed il Moderato is one of Handel's most beautiful and musically valuable oratorios. Peter Neumann, along with the Cologne Chamber Choir and the Collegium Cartusianum, has shown himself to be an empathic advocate of the work, the insider tip among Handel's oratorios
Les indes galantes opéra-ballet en un prologue et quatre actes [= opéra-ballet in a prologue and four entrées] (1735) by Jean-Philippe Rameau( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 246 libraries worldwide
"[E]xuberant production of Jean-Philippe Rameau's second opera ... presents four exotic love stories ... In Le Turc généreux, Osman sets free his captive, Emilie, whom he loves, so that she may be reunited with her former lover, Valère; Les Incas du Pérou is all about the rivalry of the Inca Huascar and the Spaniard Don Carlos, both in pursuit of Princess Phani; Les Fleurs, fête persane offers a Persian love intrigue, as the Sultana Fatime tries to detect whether her husband Tacmas has his eye on the lovely Atalide; and Les Sauvages takes us to North America, where a Spaniard and a Frenchman compete for the love of Zima, daughter of a native chief, who prefers one of her own people."--Container
Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( file )
4 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 245 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Agnew, Paul, 1964-
Paul Agnew Brits operazanger
Paul Agnew chanteur écossais, ténor et haute-contre
Эгнью, Пол
Languages
German (81)
Latin (26)
Italian (25)
English (24)
French (11)
Dutch (6)
Multiple languages (1)
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