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Jacobs, René

Overview
Works: 1,012 works in 4,061 publications in 10 languages and 38,140 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Songs and music  Live sound recordings  Oratorios  Biography  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Excerpts  Art music 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Singer, Arranger, Author, Instrumentalist, msd, Director, Editor, Teacher , Vocalist, Other, Interviewee, wst, Adapter, Musician, per, Contributor, Narrator, Restager , Author of introduction
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about René Jacobs
 
Most widely held works by René Jacobs
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck( )

46 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odeon: 80756
Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

37 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handel's eleventh opera, and one of his most successful, Giulio Cesare tells the dramatic and intrigue-filled story of Julius Caesar and Cleopatra
Magnificat in D, BWV 243 ; Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis : cantata, BWV 21 by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Orontea by Antonio Cesti( )

34 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in 6 languages and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orontea: Dramma musicale in un prologo e tre atti. Libretto: Giacinto Andrea Cicognini
Flavio by George Frideric Handel( )

41 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a 47 piece box set "Baroque Opera" (39 sound discs + 3 videodiscs + 1 CD-ROM + 4 booklets) ; HMX2908658.99
Il Giasone by Pier Francesco Cavalli( )

35 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giasone: Dramma musicale in un prologo e tre atti. Libretto: G.A. Cicognini
In search of Mozart by Phil Grabsky( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using extensive correspondence and over 80 works in chronological order, learn about this composer's life from the cities he lived in, the roads he traveled, and the countless people who were touched by his compositions. Includes interviews with musicologists and experts including Cliff Eisen, Bayan Northcott, and the late Stanley Sadie
Orpheus by Georg Philipp Telemann( )

30 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orpheus oder Die wunderbare Beständigkeit der Liebe: Musikalisches Drama nach der Tragédie lyrique von Michel du Boullay
La clemenza di Tito by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

25 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under James Levine's persuasive and loving leadership, this first-rate cast demonstrates Mozart's late opera crackles with passion and drama. The Roman emperor Tito (Kenneth Riegel) is besieged by death plots, a massive fire in Rome, and his best friend's betrayal. The young Roman patrician Sesto, sung by Tatiana Troyanos in one of her greatest performances, is besotted by the vengeful and manipulative Vitellia (Elizabeth Connell). An enchanting Gail Robinson is Servilia, Sesto's sister, who is desired by the emperor himself but in love with another man
Madrigaux à 5 et 6 voix by Luca Marenzio( Recording )

26 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthäus Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

46 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'information lisible par ordinateur comprend la reprod. de la partition autographe de la passion conservée à la Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, Preussischer Kulturbesitz (Mus. Ms. Bach P. 25)
Così fan tutte : [opera buffa in two acts] by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

33 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complete performance of the opera, the libretto in Italian and English, and interactive material on the composer, the opera, and the performers
Griselda by Alessandro Scarlatti( )

30 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arias for Farinelli by Vivica Genaux( )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Italian and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maddalena ai piedi di Cristo by Antonio Caldara( )

28 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Croesus by Reinhard Keiser( )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ode on the death of Mr. Henry Purcell ; Songs from Amphion anglicus by John Blow( )

22 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saul by George Frideric Handel( )

25 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of David's experiences after returning from slaying Goliath
Venus and Adonis by John Blow( )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here we have the very first English opera, with good gossip behind it to boot: John Blow composed the work for private performance at the English court, with King Charles II's longtime mistress Moll Davis as Venus and their illegitimate 9-year-old daughter playing Cupid. Venus and Adonis isn't just a historical curiosity, though: it's a full-scale Versailles-style opera in miniature ..."--Amazon.com description
Die Jahreszeiten = The seasons by Joseph Haydn( )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Jacobs, R.

Jacobs, R. (1946- )

Jacobs, R. (René)

René Jacobs

René Jacobs Belgian (Flemish) countertenor and conductor

René Jacobs Belgisch zanger

René Jacobs belgischer Dirigent und Countertenor

René Jacobs controtenore e direttore d'orchestra belga

René Jacobs śpiewak belgijski (kontratenor), dyrygent

Рене Якобс

Якобс, Рене

رينيه جاكوبس

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