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Angus, David 1955-

Overview
Works: 26 works in 78 publications in 4 languages and 913 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Televised operas  Film adaptations  Stories, plots, etc  Filmed operas  Television adaptations  Live sound recordings  Juvenile works  Arrangements (Music) 
Roles: Author, Conductor, Translator, Performer, Instrumentalist
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Publications about David Angus
Publications by David Angus
Most widely held works by David Angus
Clemency : a chamber opera by James MacMillan( file )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Ballet stories by David Angus( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Ballet stories with many musical excerpts
Pique dame by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in Russian and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Herman becomes obsessed with the beautiful Lisa, who is engaged to Prince Yeletsky. He learns that Lisa's grandmother, the Countess, knows a gaming secret and uses Lisa's confidence to arrange a confrontation with this old woman. Herman frightens the Countess to death, and she later exacts a terrible revenge on him, returning as the Queen of Spades
Curlew River by Benjamin Britten( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Curlew River: A Church Parable in One Act, op.71. Text: William Plomer
Great inventors and their inventions by David Angus( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Introduces nine men and their inventions that changed the world, including the printing press, the telephone, and powered flight
The Queen of spades. by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Herman becomes obsessed with the beautiful Lisa, who is engaged to Prince Yeletsky. He learns that Lisa's grandmother, the Countess, knows a gaming secret and uses Lisa's confidence to arrange a confrontation with this old woman. Herman frightens the Countess to death, and she later exacts a terrible revenge on him, returning as the Queen of Spades
Great explorers of the world by David Angus( file )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Here are the stories of nine great adventures and the lives of the men who took part in them. They pushed back the frontiers of man's knowledge of the world by their vision, courage and sheer doggedness. They were very different people from bold adventurers facing the unknown with enjoyment to careful, more scientific individuals. Their journeys, placed within their historical context, also contain the words of the men themselves
Orchestral music II by Barbara Harbach( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2014 in No Linguistic Content and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Works for piano and orchestra by Richard Rodney Bennett( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in No Linguistic Content and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Music for strings by Barbara Harbach( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in No Linguistic Content and held by 12 libraries worldwide
La clemenza di Tito : opera seria in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Italian and held by 9 libraries worldwide
A legendary tale of passion, betrayal and forgiveness, based on incidents in the life of the roman emperor Titus
Die lustige Witwe = [The merry widow] by Franz Lehár( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in German and held by 8 libraries worldwide
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA AND CHORUS. MATACIC, Lovro von (conductor) STEFFEK, Hanny (soprano). SCHWARZKOPF, Elisabeth (soprano). GEDDA, Nicolai (Tenor). KNAPP, Josef (baritone). WAECHTER, Eberhard (baritone)
Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten( visu )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Describes the grandeur and shabbiness of Venice in the grip of disease. Portrays the moral and physical degeneration of Aschenbach, the writer whose obsessive and self-devouring pursuit of beauty in the form of the boy Tadzio leads him to humiliation and death
O captain! my captain! ; Autumn boughs ; Symphonic study by Stephen Watson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Concertos no. 1 & no. 2 ; Ruins of Athens fantasy by Franz Liszt( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in No Linguistic Content and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Thomas Mann's celebrated tale of unrequited love and death is given a new perspective in Benjamin Britten's final opera, first performed just a year and a half before this Met broadcast. The composer's long-time companion, tenor Peter Pears, reprises his world-premiere portrayal of Gustav von Aschenbach, the elderly and solitary novelist at the center of the story, who tragically falls in love with the beautiful youth Tadzio (played by a dancer). Pears is joined by two other veterans of the opera's world premiere--John Shirley-Quirk, who plays the seven characters that propel Aschenbach to his destiny, and conductor Steuart Bedford
Aurora by Sarah Class( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Orchestral music by Barbara Harbach( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2016 in No Linguistic Content and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Ballet Stories by David Angus( file )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Ballet stories with many musical excerpts
The World Quintet featuring the London Mozart Players and Herbert Grönemeyer ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (47)
Russian (8)
German (7)
Italian (2)
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