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Wiener Staatsoper

Works: 909 works in 1,532 publications in 5 languages and 17,848 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  Fiction  Musical settings  Sea stories  Filmed operas  Motion picture music  Music  Televised operas 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Production personnel, Musician, Producer, Singer, Other, orc, Artist, Editor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Wiener Staatsoper
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in Italian and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical excerpts drawn from Puccini's Turandot (London 414 274-2) with descriptive narration by Robert Lyall, to promote the upcoming production of the opera on October 21 & 22, 2005 by Opera Grand Rapids in De Vos Hall
Wozzeck : an opera in 3 acts and 15 scenes by Alban Berg( Visual )

35 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story encompasses the gruesome detail, horror, passion, and torment that characterized works of the German Expresionist movement. Wozzeck is an impoverished soldier driven insane by his manipulative superiors and his mistress' infidelity. In a jealous rage, he stabs her, then drowns when he tries to wash the blood from his hands
Die Frau ohne Schatten by Richard Strauss( )

12 editions published between 1955 and 2005 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strauss and Hofmannsthal's sumptuous and magical fairy tale receives an authoritative performance conducted by the great Karl Böhm, a protégé of the composer, in his last Met broadcast. The extraordinary cast is led by Leonie Rysanek as the Empress, the "woman without a shadow" of the title, who stars opposite James King as the ethereal Emperor, Walter Berry as the goodhearted Barak the Dyer, Ursula Schröder-Feinen as the hapless Dyer's Wife, and Mignon Dunn as the sinister Nurse
Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

11 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in Italian and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lyric drama in four parts
Elektra : opera in one act by Richard Strauss( Visual )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Strauss' gripping musical interpretation of Sophocles' tale of horror and revenge is given a compelling production by the innovative East German director, Harry Kupfer
Oedipe by Georges Enesco( )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in French and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipe: Tragédie-lyrique en quatre actes, op.23. Livret: Edmond Fleg
The great moments from Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erich Kunz sings German university songs by Erich Kunz( )

2 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lohengrin by Richard Wagner( )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in German and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This broadcast of Wagner's most romantic opera stars René Kollo as the knight of the Holy Grail who arrives in a boat pulled by a swan to defend the innocent Elsa, played by Pilar Lorengar. Mignon Dunn is the dark and malevolent Ortrud who poisons the couple's happiness, with some help from her husband, Telramund (Donald McIntyre). James Levine leads the Met orchestra, bringing out the shimmer and the thunder of the score, along with every shade of expression in between
German University songs by Erich Kunz( )

3 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Giovanni (highlights) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

2 editions published in 1991 in Italian and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights from the original soundtrack of the Joseph Losey film
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Italian and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Verdi's most intriguing masterpieces, this March 1964 performance of Verdi's Don Carlo captures the opera's unique and tragic grandeur
Billy Budd by Benjamin Britten( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Budd, a paragon of simple goodness and virile beauty, is pressed into the crew of the HMS Indomitable
Orchestral masterpieces by Sergey Prokofiev( )

2 editions published in 2004 in Russian and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erich Kunz sings German university songs by Erich Kunz( )

2 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fidelio : (highlights) by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quartet:Mir is so wunderbar;Ha!Ha!Ha! welch' ein Augenblick;Abscheulicher!;O welche Lust in freier Luft;Gott! welch' Dunkel hier!;Nur hurtig fort, nur frisch gegraben;Euch werde Lohn in bessern Welten;Er sterbe! Doch er soll erst wissen;O namen - namenlose Freude!;Des besten Konigs Wink und Wille Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Birgit Nilsson, soprano JamesMcCracken, tenor Lorin Maazel, conductor
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( )

4 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( )

2 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Waldemar Kmentt by Waldemar Kmentt( )

2 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferruccio Furlanetto by Ferruccio Furlanetto( )

2 editions published in 2014 in Italian and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.45 (from 0.28 for Billy Budd ... to 0.89 for Im Palast ...)

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Wozzeck : an opera in 3 acts and 15 scenes
Alternative Names

controlled identityBundestheater (Austria)

controlled identityHof-Operntheater (Vienna, Austria)

Bečka državna opera

Bundestheater (Austria) Wiener Staatsoper

Bundestheater (Rakousko) Wiener Staatsoper

Dunajska državna opera

Folk Opera Orchestra of Vienna

Hof-Operntheater (Vienna)


Hofoper Vienne

Hofoperntheater Vienne

K. K. Hof-Operntheater

Konzertvereinigung Wiener Volksopernorchester

Òpera de l'Estat de Viena

Opera de Stat din Viena

Opéra de Vienne

Opéra d'État de Vienne

Opéra d'Etat Vienne, Österreich

Opéra d'Etat Wien

Opera di stato di Vienna

Ópera Estatal de Viena

Ópera Estatal Viena

Ópera Estatal Wien

Opera Państwowa w Wiedniu.

Opera Wiedeńska.

Opernhaus Vienne

Operntheater Vienne

Orchester d. Volksoper Wien.

Orchester der Volksoper Wien

Orchester der Wiener Volksoper.

Orchestra of the People's Opera of Vienna

Orchestra of the Vienna Folk Opera

Orchestra of the Vienna Volksoper

Orchestre du Volksoper de Vienne

Staatliches Wiener Volksopern-Orchester.


Staatsoper de Vienne

Staatsoper Wien

State Opera Vienna

State Opera Wien

Symphonieorchester der Wiener Volksoper

Vena davlat operasi

Vídeňská státní opera

Viena Ŝtata Operejo

Vienako Estatu Opera

Vienna (Austria) Staatsoper

Vienna (Austria) State Opera

Vienna Folksopera Orchestra

Vienna Opera

Vienna Opera House

Vienna Operntheater

Vienna Peoples Opera Orchestra

Vienna Staatsoper

Vienna State Opera

Vienna Volksoper Orchestra.

Vienne (Autriche)

Vienos opera

Vienska dŭrzhavna opera

Vīne (Austrija). Staatsoper

Vīnes Valsts opera

Volksoper. Orchestra of Vienna

Volksoper. Symphonieorchester

Volksoper. Symphony Orchestra

Volksoper (Viena). Orchester

Vyana Dövlət Operası

Weense Staatsopera

Wien, Staatsoper

Wiener Hofoper.

Wiener Hofoperntheater

Wiener Oper

Wiener Opernhaus

Wiener Operntheater

Wiener Staatsoper

Wiener Staatsoper GmbH

Wiener Volksoperenorchester.

Wiener Volksopern-Orchester.

Wiener Volksopernorchester.

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German (120)

Italian (46)

English (24)

French (9)

Russian (2)

Elektra : opera in one act