WorldCat Identities

Jacobs, René

Overview
Works: 1,160 works in 4,017 publications in 9 languages and 38,037 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Songs and music  Oratorios  Excerpts  Arrangements (Music)  Biography  Nonfiction films  Documentary films 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Singer, Arranger, Author, Instrumentalist, msd, Director, Other, Editor, Teacher , Vocalist, Interviewee, wst, Adapter, Contributor, Musician, per, Author of introduction, Restager , Narrator
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( )

47 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

36 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 818 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
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

25 editions published between 1958 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozarts Figaro zählt zu den ganz großen Opern der Musikgeschichte. Die neueste Einspielung mit René Jacobs und dem Concerto Köln wird überall und einmütig von der Presse in den höchsten Tönen gelobt. "Ein Lehrbeispiel, wie Mozart interpretiert werden muss" und "einzigartig" (Crescendo), "eine Aufnahme, die Maßstäbe setzt" (Der Spiegel), kurzum: eine Referenzeinspielung, über die man nicht schreiben, sondern die man hören muss! (pr)
Il Giasone by Pier Francesco Cavalli( )

31 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giasone: Dramma musicale in un prologo e tre atti. Libretto: G.A. Cicognini
Flavio by George Frideric Handel( )

30 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 517 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
In search of Mozart by Phil Grabsky( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary about Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart told through dramatic readings from his personal letters. Includes interviews with noted personalities and excerpts from numerous musical performances
Orpheus by Georg Philipp Telemann( )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orpheus oder Die wunderbare Beständigkeit der Liebe: Musikalisches Drama nach der Tragédie lyrique von Michel du Boullay
Madrigaux à 5 et 6 voix by Luca Marenzio( Recording )

25 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La clemenza di Tito by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

22 editions published in 2006 in 5 languages and held by 464 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
Griselda by Alessandro Scarlatti( )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthäus-Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

38 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 449 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)
Maddalena ai piedi di Cristo by Antonio Caldara( )

20 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Arias for Farinelli by Vivica Genaux( )

5 editions published in 2002 in Italian and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 428 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
Croesus by Reinhard Keiser( )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venus and Adonis by John Blow( )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 418 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
An ode on the death of Mr. Henry Purcell ; Songs from Amphion anglicus by John Blow( )

19 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performed at the 2006 Innsbruck Festival, Rene Jacobs leads a riveting production that is illustrated by the notion of Don Giovanni as a young rebel and taboo-breaker. Jacobs also tries to respect Mozart's original intentions as closely as possible
L'Orontea by Antonio Cesti( )

26 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orontea: Dramma musicale in un prologo e tre atti. Libretto: Giacinto Andrea Cicognini
Die Jahreszeiten = The seasons : Hob XXI:3 by Joseph Haydn( )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in German and held by 413 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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