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Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company

Overview
Works: 492 works in 1,197 publications in 6 languages and 12,991 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Opera films  Operas  Nonfiction films  Musical films 
Roles: Performer, Production personnel, Singer, Producer, Instrumentalist
Classifications: M1500.M69, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company
The Marriage of Figaro a comic opera in 4 acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in Italian and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera based on Beaumarchais' sequel to his Barber of Seville
The making of an opera : Don Giovanni at Glyndebourne by John Higgins( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

11 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart's comedy presents a scenario where society overcomes its differences - social, sexual, generational - through the exercise of the humane values of mutual understanding, respect and forgiveness
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in Italian and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The grieving musician of Greek myth follows his beloved wife to the depths of Hades in an attempt to bring her back from the dead. The opera is preceded by a synopsis presented by Dame Judith Baker
The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in Italian and English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comic masterpiece taken from Beaumarchais' comedy
Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A splendid keepsake of a production which must surely rank among Glyndebourne's greatest, a noble performance of the work in which Mozart's dramatic genius first attained its full stature." -- Thomas Heinitz, Saturday Review. (cover)
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Bizet's tragic opera of Don Jose, a Spanish officer who throws his life away for the love of Carmen, a beautiful gypsy temptress
Lulu by Alban Berg( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in German and English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on a pair of once-banned plays by the fin de siècle satirist Frank Wedekind, Alban Berg's operatic swansong charts the rise and fall of a femme fatale, a serial seductress, from life as a society heiress to prostitution and eventual death at the hands of Jack the Ripper"--Container
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in Italian and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the courtesan Violetta's doomed love for a poor nobleman
Don Giovanni( Visual )

3 editions published in 1985 in Italian and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart's version of the Don Juan legend
Jenůfa by Leoš Janáček( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in Czech and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An embittered widow drowns her infant grandson to save her beloved stepdaughter from the shame and hardship of raising an illegitimate child
Where the wild things are by Oliver Knussen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy named Max is creating chaos around the house. His exasperated mother sends him to bed without any supper. In his bedroom Max conjures up a fantasy world of forest and sea, and sails to the Land of the Wild Things to let the wild rumpus start
La clemenza di Tito opera seria in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this performance of Mozart's last opera, Nicholas Hytner's staging for the Glyndebourne Festival Opera sheds new light on a story of passion that overrides loyalty and integrity that is tested to the extreme
Flight by Jonathan Dove( )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gianni Schicchi by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Italian and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this new production, filmed live at the Glyndebourne Opera House, Alessandro Corbelli takes the title role in Annabel Arden's whirlwind production of Puccini's compact opera
L'Ormindo by Pier Francesco Cavalli( Recording )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1995 in Italian and English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wakefield, tenor Peter-Christph Runge, baritone Isabel Garcisanz, soprano Hanneke Van Bork, soprano Jean Allister, contralto Hugues Cuenod, tenor Anne Howells, mezzo-soprano Jane Berbie, mezzo-soprano Federico Davia, bass Richard van Allan, bass London Philharmonic Orchestra Raymond Leppard, director
Benjamin Britten's A midsummer night's dream by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glyndebourne's production of Britten's A Midsummer Night's Dream is pure magic. Starring James Bowman, Ileana Cotrubas, Curt Appelgren, with music by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Bernard Haitink
Trollflöjten The magic flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in German and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart at the Glyndebourne with Bernard Haitink conducting the London Philharmonic and unusual set design by David Hockney
Le nozze di Figaro K. 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

16 editions published between 1936 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the entire opera
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Italian and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Often considered Monteverdi's best opera, L'Incoronizione de Popea tells the amoral story of the Roman Emperor Nero's love affair with the scheming and seductive Poppea
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
La clemenza di Tito opera seria in two acts
Alternative Names
Glyndebourne Mozart Opera Company

Glyndebourne Mozart Opera Festival

Languages
Italian (102)

English (52)

German (20)

Czech (8)

French (6)

Finnish (1)

Covers
Glyndebourne : an operatic miracle