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Toscanini, Arturo 1867-1957

Overview
Works: 5,201 works in 9,004 publications in 6 languages and 59,922 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Musical settings  Drama  Live sound recordings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Operas  Discographies  Records and correspondence  History  Interviews 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author, Arranger, con, Director, Artist, Instrumentalist, Other, Honoree, Dedicatee, Narrator, Interviewee, Composer, per, Editor
Classifications: ML422.T67, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Arturo Toscanini
 
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Most widely held works by Arturo Toscanini
Symphony no. 3 in E flat, op. 55 "Eroica" by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

44 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto no. 1 by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Recording )

13 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

64 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arturo Toscanini played in the orchestra for the premiere of Otello and memorized all of Verdi's instructions and tempi; hence these precious recordings provide students and scholars with priceless information as the music dates from the time when Toscanini knew Verdi and knew precisely what he wanted
Pines of Rome ; Fountains of Rome by Ottorino Respighi( Recording )

22 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Arturo Toscanini by David Ewen( Book )

4 editions published between 1951 and 1964 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

29 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

43 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian, and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
Pictures at an exhibition by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky( Recording )

32 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in Medinah Temple, Chicago, May 1980 (1st work) and in Orchestra Hall, Chicago, January 1981 [i.e.1980] (2nd work)
Symphony, no. 9, in C by Franz Schubert( Recording )

19 editions published between 1948 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of conducting great conductors of the past by Sue Knussen( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features sixteen of the great conductors of this century in rehearsal and performance. Archival footage complements first-hand recollections of these conductors by some of today's most eminent musicians
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

41 editions published between 1946 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
Requiem mass by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

31 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

9 Symphonien by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

13 editions published between 1939 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies,. n 1,. op. 21,. do majeur. Beethoven, Ludwig van
Concerto no. 2 in B-flat, op. 83 by Johannes Brahms( Recording )

26 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

56 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's last work is his only major comedy and one of his crowning glories. Judith Raskin and Luigi Alva are the enchanting Fenton and Nannetta who want to be married even though her father, Ford (Frank Guarrera), objects. Ford's wife Alice (Phyllis Curtin) is being wooed by Falstaff (Ezio Flagello) who is also interested in Meg Page (Mildred Miller). Fortunately Dame Quickly (Fedora Barbieri) is a match for Falstaff and teaches him a lesson
Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Dukas by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

5 editions published in 2002 in 3 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 Choral by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

25 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1) WIENS, Edith (soprano). (1) HARTWIG, Hildegard (contralto). (1) LEWIS, Keith (tenor). (1) HERMANN, Roland (bass). (1) NORTH GERMAN RADIO CHORUS. (1) NORTH GERMAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. (1) WAND, Gunter (conductor)
Fidelio [Complete] by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

9 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under James Levine's passionate direction, this all-star cast brings Beethoven's magnificent opera to blazing life. Karita Mattila is heartbreaking as Leonore, the wife desperate to find her imprisoned husband, Florestan (Ben Heppner), a victim of his political enemies headed by Don Pizzaro (Sergei Leiferkus). René Pape is Rocco, the good-hearted jailer who can't stand up to his boss but who wants to do the right thing
Symphony no. 7 in A op. 92 by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

14 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera Hermann Scherchen, conductor
The 4 symphonies by Johannes Brahms( )

14 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Arthurus Toscanini

Arturo Toscanini chef d'orchestre Italien né en 1867 et mort en 1957

Arturo Toscanini director de orquesta italiano

Arturo Toscanini direttore d'orchestra italiano

Arturo Toscanini dirigent fra Italia

Arturo Toscanini dyrygent włoski

Arturo Toscanini Italiaans politicus

Arturo Toscanini Italian conductor

Arturo Toscanini italienischer Dirigent

Arturo Toscanini Olasz karmester

Toscanini, A. 1867-1957

Toscanini, A. (Arturo), 1867-1957

Toscanini, Arturo

Toscanini, Arturo 1867-1957

Toskanini, A. 1867-1957

Toskanīni, Arturo 1867-1957

Артура Тасканіні

Артуро Тосканини

Артуро Тосканини итальянский дирижёр

Артуро Тосканіні

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Արտուրո Տոսկանինի իտալացի դիրիժոր

ארטורו טוסקניני

טוסקניני, ארטורו 1867-1957

آرتورو توسکانینی

आर्तुरो तोस्कानिनी

არტურო ტოსკანინი

아르투로 토스카니니

アルトゥーロ・トスカニーニ

阿图罗·托斯卡尼尼

托斯卡尼尼

Languages
English (209)

Italian (169)

German (63)

Latin (27)

French (4)

Japanese (2)

Covers
Understanding Toscanini : how he became an American culture-god and helped create a new audience for old musicThe letters of Arturo ToscaniniArturo Toscanini : the NBC yearsTender is LeVine : a Jack LeVine mysteryArturo Toscanini