WorldCat Identities

Gossett, Philip

Overview
Works: 715 works in 1,645 publications in 4 languages and 12,840 library holdings
Genres: Manuscripts  Drama  Biography  Scores  Operas  Art music  Musical sketches  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings  Masses 
Roles: Author, Editor, Writer of accompanying material, Librettist, Author of introduction, Other, Interviewee, Contributor, Arranger, Translator, Adapter, win, Commentator
Classifications: ML390, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Philip Gossett
The New Grove masters of Italian opera : Rossini, Donizetti, Bellini, Verdi, Puccini by Philip Gossett( Book )

16 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divas and scholars : performing Italian opera by Philip Gossett( Book )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Divas and Scholars is a beguiling account of how opera comes to the stage, filled with Philip Gossett's personal experiences of triumphant - and even failed - performances and suffused with his towering and tonic passion for music. Writing as a fan, a musician, and a scholar, Gossett, the learning authority on the performance of Italian opera in the entire world, brings to life the problems, and occasionally the scandals, that attend the production of some of the world's favorite operas. Gossett begins by tracing the social history of nineteenth-century Italian theaters in order to explain the nature of the musical scores from which performers have long worked. He then illuminates the often hidden but crucial negotiations that go on between opera scholars and opera conductors and performers."--Jacket
Anna Bolena and the artistic maturity of Gaetano Donizetti by Philip Gossett( Book )

10 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tancredi : melodramma eroico in two acts by Gioacchino Rossini( )

31 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gustavo III by Giuseppe Verdi( )

6 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Giuseppe Verdi by Giuseppe Verdi( )

13 editions published between 1831 and 1983 in Italian and English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edizione critica delle opere di Gioachino Rossini by Gioacchino Rossini( )

11 editions published in 1979 in Italian and English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petite Messe solennelle by Gioacchino Rossini( )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tancredi by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in Italian and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tancredi: Melodramma eroico in due atti. Libretto: Gaetano Rossi
Norma : tragedia lirica in two acts by Vincenzo Bellini( )

13 editions published in 1983 in 3 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La straniera : melodramma in two acts by Vincenzo Bellini( )

11 editions published in 1982 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberto Devereux : tragedia lirica in three acts by Gaetano Donizetti( )

12 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I Puritani : melodramma serio in three acts by Vincenzo Bellini( )

9 editions published in 1983 in 4 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parisina : melodramma in three acts by Gaetano Donizetti( )

8 editions published in 1981 in 3 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semiramide : melodramma tragico in two acts by Gioacchino Rossini( )

8 editions published in 1978 in 3 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I Capuleti e i Montecchi : tragedia lirica in two acts by Vincenzo Bellini( )

15 editions published in 1981 in 3 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otello : dramma in three acts. by Gioacchino Rossini( )

12 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elisabetta, regina d'Inghilterra : dramma per musica in two acts. by Gioacchino Rossini( )

15 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il crociato in Egitto : melodramma eroico in two acts by Giacomo Meyerbeer( )

18 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Divas and scholars : performing Italian opera
Alternative Names
Gosset, Philip

Gossett, Filip

Gossett, P.

Gossett, Philip

Gossett, Philip 1941-

Gossett, Philip, 1941-2017

Gossett, Philippe 1941-

Gossett, Philippe 1941-2017

Philip Gossett Amerikaans historicus

Philip Gossett amerikanischer Musikwissenschaftler

Philip Gossett musicologo, storico e saggista statunitense

פיליפ גוסט

Languages
Italian (132)

English (72)

Latin (12)

German (1)

Covers
Divas and scholars : performing Italian operaThe works of Giuseppe Verdi