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Teatro alla Scala

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Works: 2,217 works in 4,766 publications in 5 languages and 64,156 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Drama  Televised operas  Filmed operas  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  History  Motion picture music 
Roles: Performer, Producer, Production personnel, Other, Publisher, Instrumentalist, Artist, Editor, Actor, Musician, orc, Restager
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( )

65 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book (125 p. :
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

105 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete operas sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the librettos with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composers, biographies of the principal singers and conductors
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( )

69 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( )

54 editions published between 1929 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,744 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
Norma by Vincenzo Bellini( Recording )

67 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pollione, a Roman Proconsul, has two children by Norma, a Druid priestess, in the course of a long relationship. Norma isn't as young and beautiful as once she was. A temple virgin, Adalgisa, is young and beautiful. Pollione must have her. He has importuned the young virgin to run away with him to Rome, and she has finally agreed. When Norma learns of Pollione's faithlessness, she threatens to kill the two children. Before she can do this, the Druid temple priests apprehend Pollione as he attempts to abscond with their sacred virgin, Adalgisa. The priests build a pyre to burn Pollione to death. Norma relents. Instead of killing the children, she blames herself for her misery and climbs onto the pyre to die with Pollione
La Sonnambula by Vincenzo Bellini( )

56 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The opera is set in a Swiss village in the early 19th century
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( )

51 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 1,259 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
Il Turco in Italia by Gioacchino Rossini( )

36 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Turco in Italia: Dramma buffo per musica in due atti. Libretto: Felice Romani
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Recording )

57 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

45 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth and Banquo encounter three prophesying witches on their journey home from battle. Macbeth's ambitions are kindled by the witches' prediction that he will someday be king. In an effort to hasten the prophecy, he and Lady Macbeth plot the murders of those in the way. Under the strain of the heinous crimes, Lady Macbeth dies and Macbeth edges toward insanity. In the tragic climax, Macbeth is killed in a duel and Malcolm becomes king
Medea by Luigi Cherubini( Recording )

50 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listen to the June 30, 1959 recorded performance of Medea at the Royal Opera House, which received raved reviews on opening day. Other versions of the Covent Garden Medea exist but ICA Classics have very carefully re-mastered some new tapes that have produced excellent sound for their period
Norma : extraits by Vincenzo Bellini( )

12 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in Italian and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights from Bellini's Opera, Norma. Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala Opera House, Milan, Tullio Serafin, Conductor. Maria Callas, soprano; Franco Corelli, tenor; Christa Ludwig, mezzo-soprano; Nicola Zaccaria, bass; Edda Vincenzi, soprano
Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi( )

18 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlos: Grand opéra en cinq actes. Livret: Joseph Méry et Camille du Locle
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

28 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in Italian and English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Egypt of the Pharoahs there is war with Ethiopia. The Ethiopian King's daughter, Aida, has been captured and is now a slave in the service of the Pharoah's daughter, Amneris. Radames loves Aida but is loved by Amneris. He is appointed general of the Egyptian army and in the second scene of the second act returns in triumph, to be rewarded by the unwelcome hand of Amneris in marriage. Aida's father, Amonasro, has been taken prisoner, his life spared at the intercession of Radames. In the third act he induces his daughter to help him discover the plans of the Egyptian army, which she does in a meeting with Radames, their conversation overheard by Amonasro. Aida and Amonasro take flight but the apparent treachery of Radames is now revealed and he is condemned to death, to the dismay of Amneris. In the final scene he is immured in a stone tomb, where he is joined by Aida. As they die, Amneris, above the tomb, prays for peace for her beloved Radames
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( )

21 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( )

27 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Innehåller cd-rom-spår med libretto (italienska/engelska/tyska/franska)
La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini( )

17 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the action of the opera, based on the play by David Belasco, set at the height of the notorious Californian Gold Rush; this opera represents "a major advance on Puccini's previous work, especially in the careful interweaving of Western elements into an altogether larger canvas than anything he had tackled before."
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

30 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in Italian and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Accademia di Santa Cecilia, Rome ; Fernando Previtali, con
I puritani by Vincenzo Bellini( )

18 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When this production opened, it had been more than half a century since Met audiences had last heard Bellini's gem of an opera. It was well worth the wait. "The best cast in the world," was how one critic described the legendary performers the Met brought together. The pair sent audiences into a frenzy with their sumptuous, dazzling singing. Joan Sutherland, dubbed "La Stupenda" by her fans and the press, is the hapless heroine Elvira who loses her heart--and her sanity--over Luciano Pavarotti, the Cavalier hero torn between love and duty
Mefistofele by Arrigo Boito( )

19 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elderly scholar Faust is returned to his youth by the satanic Mefistofeles for the pursuit of beauty and knowledge. In the sordid aftermath of two failed love affairs, he reflects on the illusory nature of worldly beauty, and through a mystical union with the divinity, dies redeemed
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Aida
Alternative Names
Ente autonoma teatro alla Scala

Ente Autonoma Teatro alla Scala Milano

Ente autonomo del Teatro alla Scala.

Ente autonomo Teatro alla Scala

Grand théâtre de la Scala

Grand Théâtre de la Scala Milano

La Scala.

La Scala di Milano

La Scala (divadlo)

La Scala Opera House

La Scala (teātris)

La Scala (Theater)

La Scala Theatre

La Scala Theatre (Milan, Italy)

La Skala

Mailänder Scala

Milan (Italie)

Milan La Scala

Milan Scala

Milan Teatro alla Scala

Milāna (Itālija). Teatro alla Scala

Milānas opera La Scala

Milano. Teatro alla Scala

Opéra de Milan

Opera di Milano.

Opera italiana

Opera Italiana Milano

Regio Teatro alla Scala.

Scala

Scala de Milan

Scala (divadlo)

Scala Milano

Scala Opera House.

Scala (Theater)

Skala (Theater)

Teatr La Skala.

Teatro alla Scala

Teatro alla Scala (Milan, Italy)

Teatro de la Scala

Teatro de la Scala de Milan

Teatro de la Scala Milano

Teatro della Scala.

Teatro della Scala Milano

Théâtre de la Scala

Théâtre de la Scala de Milan

Théâtre de la Scala di Milano

Théâtre de la Scala Milan, Italie

Théâtre de la Scala Milano

Tiatru â Scala

Σκάλα του Μιλάνου

Ла Скала

Ла Скала (teātris)

Ля Скаля

Миланска скала

Театр Ла Скала

Լա Սկալա

לה סקאלה

لا اسکالا

لا سكالا

لا سکالا

โรงอุปรากรลา สกาลา

ლა სკალა

라 스칼라 극장

スカラ座

斯卡拉大劇院

Languages
Italian (801)

English (48)

French (8)

German (3)

Spanish (2)

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Aida