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Denis Stevens

1922-2004 GB
Producer / Conductor of Classical
A.k.a. Denis William Stevens

Denis William Stevens CBE (2 March 1922 – 1 April 2004) was a British musicologist specialising in early music, conductor, professor of music and radio producer.He was born in High Wycombe and attended the Royal Grammar School there, from where he won a scholarship to read modern languages at Jesus College, Oxford in 1940. From 1942 to 1946, he served as a cryptanalyst in India and Burma. After war he returned to Oxford to complete his degree. From 1949 to 1954, he was a producer at the BBC Third Programme.He was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 1984.

        
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Nicola Vicentino: L’aura che il verde lauro on Big Choral Box - Renaissance by Various Artists
Nicola Vicentino: Amor, ecco ch’io moro on Big Choral Box - Renaissance by Various Artists
12 Songs of Various Nations, WoO 157: No. 1 in B-Flat Major, God Save Our Lord the King! on Beethoven - English, Irish & Scottish Tunes by Ludwig van Beethoven, Peter Pettinger, Elizabeth Perry, Peter Schmidt, Denis Stevens & Accademia Monteverdiana
12 Scottish Songs, WoO 156: No. 11 in F Major, Auld Lang Syne on Beethoven - English, Irish & Scottish Tunes by Ludwig van Beethoven, Peter Pettinger, Elizabeth Perry, Peter Schmidt, Denis Stevens & Accademia Monteverdiana
12 Scottish Songs, WoO 156: X. Glencoe on Bigger Beethoven Box by Ludwig van Beethoven & Various Artists
Nicola Vicentino: Poichè il mio largo pianto on Big Choral Box - Renaissance by Various Artists
26 Welsh Songs, WoO 155: I. Sion, the son of Evan on Bigger Beethoven Box by Ludwig van Beethoven & Various Artists
25 Scottish Songs, Op. 108: V. The sweetest lad was Jamie on Bigger Beethoven Box by Ludwig van Beethoven & Various Artists
12 Scottish Songs, WoO 156: No. 6 in D Major, My Harry Was a Gallant Guy on Beethoven - English, Irish & Scottish Tunes by Ludwig van Beethoven, Peter Pettinger, Elizabeth Perry, Peter Schmidt, Denis Stevens & Accademia Monteverdiana
25 Scottish Songs, WoO 156: XI. Auld lang syne on Bigger Beethoven Box by Ludwig van Beethoven & Various Artists

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Title Artist Year Type
Il Ballo Della Ingrate (Madrigali Guerrieri E Amorosi - Livre VIII)Claudio Monteverdi, Orchestra E Coro Dell'Angelicum Di Milano, Denis Stevens2009Album
La Cetra Op.9Antonio Vivaldi - Accademia Monteverdiana, Denis Stevens2004Album
Il Ballo Delle Ingrate - Combattimento Di Tancredi E ClorindaClaudio Monteverdi, Accademia Monteverdiana, Denis Stevens1996Album
Music For The London TheatreHenry Purcell, Denis Stevens1995Album
CäcilienvesperAlessandro Scarlatti, Accademia Monteverdiana, Denis Stevens1982Album
Vespers of Saint CeciliaAlessandro Scarlatti, Denis Stevens, Accademia Monteverdiana, Patricia Clark, Ursula Connors, Shirley Minty, Ian Partridge, John Noble1981Album
The Beggar's OperaJohn Gay, Accademia Monteverdiana, Denis Stevens1979Album
Christmas VespersClaudio Monteverdi - Accademia Monteverdiana Directed By Denis Stevens1979Album
Cries Of London / Die Marktschreier Von LondonAccademia Monteverdiana, Sir Neville Marriner, Denis Stevens1978Album
Folksong SettingsLudwig van Beethoven - Accademia Monteverdiana, Denis Stevens1977Album
Music For San Marco, Venezia, San Giorgio, Ferrara & Santa Maria Maggiore, BergamoAlessandro Grandi - Accademia Monteverdiana, Trinity Boys' Choir, Denis Stevens1976Album
The Worcester FragmentsAccademia Monteverdiana, Denis Stevens1975Album
Music For The London TheatreHenry Purcell, Denis Stevens, Orchestra Of The Accademia Monteverdiana1974Album
Music In Honor Of St. Thomas Of Canterbury (Medieval Carols, Conductus, Motets, Masses & Plainsong)Accademia Monteverdiana, Trinity Boys' Choir, Denis Stevens1974Album
L'Héritage Des TroubadoursSchola Cantorum Londiniensis, Denis Stevens1974Album
IXth Book Of MadrigalsClaudio Monteverdi, Accademia Monteverdiana, Denis Stevens1974Album
The Music Of Nicola VicentinoNicola Vicentino, The Jaye Consort, Denis Stevens1973Album
Madrigals & Motets - Instrumental Pieces By Gesualdo & NennaPomponio Nenna, Carlo Gesualdo, Accademia Monteverdiana, Trinity Boys Choir, Denis Stevens, The Jaye Consort1973Album
Il Combattimento Di Tancredi E Clorinda / Il Lamento Di Arianna / Se I Languidi Miei SguardiClaudio Monteverdi, Orchestra Dell'Angelicum Di Milano, Denis Stevens1973Album
Amorous Dialogues Of The RenaissanceChristopher Demantius, Andrea Gabrieli, Giovanni Gabrieli, Hans Leo Haßler, Roland de Lassus, Thomas Morley, Giaches De Wert, Adrian Willaert, Accademia Monteverdiana, Denis Stevens1972Album
Prince Of VenosaCarlo Gesualdo - Accademia Monteverdiana, Denis Stevens1968Album
Sing We At Pleasure From The Penguin Book Of English MadrigalsAmbrosian Consort And Denis Stevens1967Album
Secular Spanish Music Of The Sixteenth CenturyAmbrosian Consort, Denis Stevens, Roy Jesson1967Album
Madrigali Guerrieri, Lamento D'AriannaClaudio Monteverdi, Accademia Monteverdiana, Denis Stevens1967Album
The Glory Of VeniceAndrea Gabrieli & Giovanni Gabrieli, The Ambrosian Singers, Denis Stevens, Barry Rose1967Album
Choral Music By Morales, Victoria And Byrd; Madrigals And Dialogues By Giovanni GabrieliThe Ambrosian Singers And Orchestra, Denis Stevens1967Album
The Treasury Of English Church Music Volume One: 1100-1545The Ambrosian Singers, Denis Stevens1966Album
The Treasury Of English Church Music Volume One: 1100-1545The Ambrosian Singers, Denis Stevens, Queldryk, John Excetre, Thomas Damett, John Dunstable, Walter Frye, William Cornysh1966Album
The Cries Of London / Music In Honor Of Queen Elizabeth IDenis Stevens, The Ambrosian Singers & Ambrosian Players1965Album
Secular Vocal Music Of The Renaissance From Spain, Italy And FranceThe Ambrosian Singers, Denis Stevens1965Album
Two Mediaeval MassesThe Ambrosian Singers, Denis Stevens1965Album
Music Of The Middle Ages Volume VIII: Sacred & Secular MusicJohn Dunstable, Denis Stevens, The Ambrosian Singers, Russell Oberlin, Eileen Poulter1961Album
Violin Concerto In F — Suite For Violin, Oboe, Trumpet And Strings In DGeorg Philipp Telemann - Louis Kaufman, Sam Zilverberg, Fred Hausdörfer1953Album
Enrico Albicastro: / William Boyce: Concerti GrossiEnrico Albicastro, William Boyce, Denis Stevens, Accademia MonteverdianaAlbum
German Music Of The RenaissanceThe Ambrosian Singers, Denis StevensAlbum
Musik Der Spanischen RenaissanceAmbrosian Consort, Roy Jesson, Denis StevensAlbum
Moines & TroubadoursSchola Cantorum Londiniensis, Denis StevensCompil.
The Music Of Adrian WillaertAdrian Willaert, The Ambrosian Singers, Denis StevensAlbum
Beethoven Scottish An Irish SongsAccademia Monteverdiana, Denis Stevens, Patricia Clark, Edgar Fleet, Johnny Noble, Levon Chilingirian, Suki Towb, Harold LesterAlbum
Missa CaputDenis Stevens, Guillaume Dufay, The Ambrosian SingersAlbum
Baroque Motets From CroatiaIvan Lukačić & Vinko Jelić - Accademia Monteverdiana, Denis StevensAlbum
Quatre Siècles De Chants D'AmourDenis Stevens, Accademia Monteverdiana, Roland de Lassus, Peter Philips, Claudio Monteverdi, Luzzasco Luzzaschi, Nicola Vicentino, Henry Lawes, Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven, Robert Schumann, Henry Bishop, Johannes BrahmsAlbum
Music Of The 16th And 17th Centuries, Volume 5: Thomas Tomkins, Part 1: Musica Deo SarraDenis Stevens, Martindale SidwellAlbum
Meisterwerke des Barock No 2 Monteverdi und seine ZeitgenossenClaudio Monteverdi, Denis Stevens, Academia Monteverdiana, Giaches De Wert, Alessandro Striggio, Carlo Gesualdo, Giovanni GastoldiAlbum
Adam De La Halle Et Le 13ème SiècleAdam De La Halle - Schola Cantorum Londiniensis, Denis StevensAlbum
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