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Gruberova, Edita 1946-

Works: 1,243 works in 3,456 publications in 7 languages and 31,182 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Excerpts  Chamber operas  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Filmed performances  History  Film adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Vocalist, Other, Actor, Musician, Artist, Interviewee, Contributor, sop
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Edita Gruberova
Most widely held works by Edita Gruberova
I Capuleti e i Montecchi by Vincenzo Bellini( )

40 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basada en la obra Romeo and Juliet de W. Shakespeare
Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss( Recording )

71 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Jessye Norman is Ariadne, the mythological heroine abandoned by her lover on the island of Naxos. In Strauss and Hofmannsthal's charming opera-within-an-opera, she is joined by Ruth Ann Swenson as Zerbinetta, the flirtatious leader of a commedia dell'arte troupe that--by order of an eccentric patron--unexpectedly finds itself in the middle of Ariadne's tragic story. Thomas Moser sings Bacchus, the young god who wins Ariadne, and Susanne Mentzer is the Composer of the fictional opera. Wagnerian bass-baritone Thomas Stewart makes a late-career cameo appearance as the Music Master
Die Zauberflote by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

43 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Zauberflöte: Deutsche Oper in zwei Aufzügen, KV 620. Libretto: Emanuel Schikaneder
Hänsel und Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck( )

46 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Vienna boy's Choir ; Vienna
The magic flute : highlights by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in German and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rigoletto : opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

24 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's opera, filmed on location in Mantua
Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss( Recording )

53 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant ensemble cast bring Strauss's beloved operetta to life, with new English dialogue by playwright Douglas Carter Beane and lyrics by Jeremy Sams (who also directed this production, first seen on New Year's Eve 2013). Christopher Maltman and Susanna Phillips are Eisenstein and Rosalinde, the married couple at the center of this lighthearted tale of love, revenge, and mistaken identities. Paulo Szot sings Falke, Eisenstein's friend, who sets the plot in motion. Anthony Roth Costanzo is Prince Orlofsky, Jane Archibald sings Adele, and Broadway star Danny Burstein is Frosch, the jailer. Adam Fischer conducts
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

54 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 661 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
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( )

52 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is Maria Callas's only broadcast from the stage of the Met. Hearing "La Divina" in an actual performance is a unique thrill, and Lucia is a huge part of the palpable Callas mystique. Donizetti's bloody tale of the Scottish lass torn from her true love and forced into an arranged marriage, only to go mad and murder her bridegroom on their wedding night, was the perfect vehicle for Callas's wizardry. Her haunting voice simply becomes Lucia's--every facet of emotion so pronounced that we cannot escape her spell
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck( )

28 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odeon: 80756
Maria Stuarda by Gaetano Donizetti( )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The clash between two queens, with the throne of England at stake, is at the center of Donizetti's bel canto drama. Sondra Radvanovsky, in the second part of her historic traversal of all three of the composer's Tudor queen operas in one season, stars in the title role of the Catholic Mary, Queen of Scots. Her opponent is Queen Elizabeth I, sung by Elza van den Heever, as the Protestant ruler who knows her position is not secure as long as Mary lives. Tenor Celso Albelo is George Talbot, the Earl of Leicester and favorite of the queen, who urges her to reconcile with Mary. But when Mary insults Elizabeth, her tragic fate is sealed. Kwangchul Youn as Talbot and Patrick Carfizzi as Cecil complete the principal cast, and Riccardo Frizza conducts
Die Entführung aus dem Serail by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

36 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

René Jacobs conducts this performance of Mozart's opera. With the RIAS Kammerchor and Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

29 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Don Giovanni centers around a young nobleman who is obsessed with amorous conquests and his encounters with Donna Anna, who seeks revenge for her father's murder
Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( Recording )

21 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in 5 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre Monteux, a master of French repertoire, conducts in this 1955 performance of Offenbach's Les Contes d'Hoffman. This Metropolitan Opera production features an all-star cast that includes Rise Stevens, Richard Tucker, Roberta Peters, and Lucine Amara
Rigoletto : highlights by Giuseppe Verdi( )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( )

28 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young Leonie Rysanek triumphs in her second Met broadcast of the almost four dozen she would do during her astonishing career. Here she is Elizabeth of Valois, married to King Philip II of Spain (Jerome Hines), even though she loves his son, Don Carlo (Giulio Gari). Rysanek's heartbreaking performance fully connects with Elizabeth's passion and despair. Beloved baritone Robert Merrill is Don Carlo's friend, Roderigo, killed by the Inquisition. Blanche Thebom is Princess Eboli and future superstar Martina Arroyo is heard in her Met debut role as the Celestial Voice
Hansel & Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck( )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in German and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When they are left in the woods by their parents, two children find their way home despite an encounter with a wicked witch
Early Italian operas by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Italian and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concert arias by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

24 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molette 'Exzultae, jubilate' KV165 1. Allegro 2. Recitativo 3. Aria 5. Scene ed Aria 'Misera, dove son!' KV369 6. Recitativo ed Aria 'Bella mia fiamma' KV528 Recitativo ed Aria 'A questo seno deh vieni', KV374 7. Recitativo 8. Aria Scene 'Ah, lo previdi!' KV272 9. Recitativo 10. Cavatina
La finta giardiniera by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

17 editions published in 1992 in 4 languages and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Finta giardiniera: Dramma giocoso in tre atti, KV 196. Libretto: Giuseppe Petrosellini
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Alternative Names
Edita Gruberová

Edita Gruberová artiste lyrique

Edita Gruberová slovak opera singer

Edita Gruberová slovakisk sångare

Edita Gruberová slovakisk sanger

Edita Gruberová slovakisk songar

Edita Gruberová slovenská operní pěvkyně

Edita Gruberová Slowaaks zanger

Edita Gruberová Slowaaks zangeres

Edita Gruberová slowakische Sopranistin

Edita Gruberová soprano slovacco

Gruberova, Edita

Gruberová, Edita 1946-

Gruberova, Edith

Gruberová, Edith 1946-

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Едіта Груберова

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German (245)

Italian (243)

French (28)

English (25)

Japanese (2)

Slovak (2)

Czech (1)