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Goldovsky, Boris

Overview
Works: 232 works in 388 publications in 3 languages and 4,210 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Operas  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Music  Musical settings  History  Methods‡vSelf-instruction  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Commentator, Performer, Interviewee, Translator, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Speaker, Director, Narrator, Correspondent
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Boris Goldovsky Publications about Boris Goldovsky
Publications by  Boris Goldovsky Publications by Boris Goldovsky
posthumous Publications by Boris Goldovsky, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Boris Goldovsky
Bringing opera to life; operatic acting and stage direction by Boris Goldovsky ( Book )
10 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accents on opera : a series of brief essays stressing known and little known facts and facets of a familiar art by Boris Goldovsky ( Book )
5 editions published between 1953 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bringing soprano arias to life by Boris Goldovsky ( Book )
13 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New in Paperback! This book supplies a soprano with nearly everything she may need to perform the operatic arias discussed. The 28 arias included are chosen from among those that are more popular and most widely studied and performed. There are descriptions of stage settings, with costume sketches by famed theatrical designer Leo Van Witsen. The heart of each discussion is a detailed descriptions of the sections of the area. While the scenic design may change from one production to another, the suggestions given for dramatic motivations, character building, and stage movement can be readily ad
Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen! : intermission scripts from the Met broadcasts by Boris Goldovsky ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of 26 of Goldovsky's intermission scripts in which he comments on perennial favorites, including Magic flute, Aida, Lucia di Lammermoor, Tosca, as well as on operas not so well known, such as La Gioconda, Jenufa, La forza del destino, among others. He uses the opera of the week as the basis for some intriguing idea.--cf. dust jacket
Pique-dame = (The queen of spades) : opera in three acts by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky ( Book )
4 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Touring opera : a manual for small companies by Boris Goldovsky ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adult Mozart : a personal perspective by Boris Goldovsky ( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martha by Friedrich von Flotow ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Urania : us 5217-3
Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen! by Boris Goldovsky ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1984 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New productions at the Met 1976-77 season dramatic and musical analyses by Boris Goldovsky ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Met in Boston ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 1981 episode of Elliot Norton Reviews is a discussion with opera commentator Boris Goldovsky
Met moments 60th anniversary season ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oh, how fleeting = Ach wie flüchtig by Johann Sebastian Bach ( )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Under the spreading chestnut tree by Jaromír Weinberger ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1939 and 1940 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le nozze di Figaro K. 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1952 and 1991 in Italian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the entire opera
Boris Godunov by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1953 and 1991 in Russian and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adapted from a play by Alexander Pushkin about the 16th-century tsar, Boris Godunov
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zinka Milanov, soprano ; Giuseppe di Stefano, tenor ; Leonard Warren, Bariton
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
La Gioconda by Amilcare Ponchielli ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1953 and 1992 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With Renata Tebaldi wringing every bit of drama out of the title role, there are plenty of opportunities for goose bumps here. Add to that Carlo Bergonzi's glowing portrayal of the Enzo, the man she loves and the impassioned Fiorenza Cossotto as the woman he loves, plus one jealous husband (Bonaldo Giaiotti), and an Inquisition spy (Cornell MacNeil) bent on revenge, and you have operatic extravagance at its wonderful best, all set in romantic, mysterious 17th century Venice
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1952 and 2003 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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English (62)
Italian (32)
Russian (4)
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