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Goldovsky, Boris

Overview
Works: 216 works in 389 publications in 3 languages and 4,218 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Interviews  History 
Roles: Author, Commentator, Interviewee, Performer, Conductor, Translator, Instrumentalist, Speaker, Director, Correspondent, Narrator
Classifications: ML1700, 782.107
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Boris Goldovsky
Bringing opera to life; operatic acting and stage direction by Boris Goldovsky( Book )

11 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 )

6 editions published between 1953 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bringing soprano arias to life by Boris Goldovsky( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and held by 596 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 427 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 )

3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 242 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 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martha opera in three acts by Friedrich von Flotow( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adult Mozart : a personal perspective by Boris Goldovsky( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Met in Boston( Visual )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1981 episode of Elliot Norton Reviews is a discussion with opera commentator Boris Goldovsky
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

Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen! by Boris Goldovsky( Recording )

2 editions published in 1984 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oh, how fleeting = Ach wie flüchtig by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

2 editions published in 1940 in Undetermined and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Met moments 60th anniversary season( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 13 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

Carmen [Opera in four acts] by Georges Bizet( Recording )

9 editions published between 1952 and 2003 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La forza del destino opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

7 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

7 editions published between 1952 and 1989 in Italian and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BJORLING, Jussi (tenor). LOS ANGELES, Victoria de (soprano). MERRILL, Robert (baritone). REARDON, John 9baritone). CORENA, Fernando (bass). AMARAH, Lucine (soprano). NAHR, William (tenor). POWELL, Thomas (baritone). MONTE, George del (baritone). RCA VICTOR CHORUS. COLUMBUS BOYCHOIR. RCA VICTOR ORCHESTRA. BEECHAM, Thomas (conductor)
Le nozze di Figaro opera in four acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

7 editions published between 1952 and 1991 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Gioconda opera in four acts by Amilcare Ponchielli( Recording )

6 editions published between 1953 and 1992 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CALLAS, Maria (soprano). TEATRO ALLA SCALA. VOTTO, Antonino (conductor)
Il trovatore opera in 4 acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Bringing soprano arias to life
Alternative Names
Boris Goldovsky American conductor

Languages
English (59)

Italian (31)

French (9)

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