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Scribe, Eugène 1791-1861

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I vespri siciliani by Giuseppe Verdi( )

82 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's gripping tale of Sicilians rising against the occupying French stars Renata Scotto in her only broadcast of this rarely heard masterpiece. From the beginning of the opera, when Elena (Scotto) sings an "innocent" song fanning the people's resentment against the foreign army, to the end, when the ringing of her wedding bells signals the start of the revolt, Scotto's artistry blazes. James Levine leads the Met Orchestra and Chorus in a wonderfully idiomatic performance, and Ruggero Raimondi is magnificent as Procida, the outlawed Sicilian leader
Les Huguenots by Giacomo Meyerbeer( Recording )

51 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After dominating the international opera stage for more than 30 years, Dame Joan Sutherland takes a final bow in her stunning farewell performance of Les Huguenots, Meyerbeer's grand French opera. Now regarded as one of the most memorable nights in Australia's musical history, Sutherland's formidable vocal skill is on full display throughout the demanding score, while conductor Richard Bonynge inspires orchestral brilliance at every turn
A glass of water by Eugène Scribe( Book )

371 editions published between 1840 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't look now, but ... what dramatic form would you expect the French to impose on English history? Bedroom farce, of course. Good Queen Anne and the Churchills, Winston's ancestors, are here in Eugene Scribe's 19th-century classic, riding high as the Duke and Duchess of Marlborough. While the Duke is struggling against the armies of Louis XIV, the Duchess is trying to inveigle Abigail Churchill's beau into bed, not knowing the girlish Queen wants him too. It's a perfect opportunity for the wily politician Bolingbroke. As seen through French eyes, these English historical characters would never recognize themselves. In fact, they'd be shocked!
Le Comte Ory by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

60 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tenor Juan Diego Flórez gives a sensational performance in the title role of Rossini's rarely heard, gender-bending comedy. Disguised as nuns, Ory and his men gain entrance to the castle of Countess Adèle (Pretty Yende in her Met debut), but the Counts attempts at seduction go comically wrong. Karine Deshayes is Isolier, Ory's page who is also in love with the Countess and determined to beat the Count at his own game. Nathan Gunn sings Raimbaud, Ory's boon companion, and bel canto specialist Maurizio Benini conducts
La dame blanche by A Boieldieu( )

29 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Dame blanche: Opéra comique en trois actes. Livret: Eugène Scribe
Bataille de dames; ou, Un duel en amour; comédie en trois actes by Eugène Scribe( Book )

145 editions published between 1817 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I vespri siciliani : dramma in cinque atti by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

48 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With occupied Sicily seething under French oppression, a nationalistic Sicilian patriot returns from exile to lead a rebellion. As the unarmed French guests gather for a betrothal party, the wedding bells sound the knell for the tragic couple and signal the beginning of a bloodbath
The Count Ory; a comic opera in two acts by Gioacchino Rossini( )

69 editions published between 1850 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fra Diavolo : Querschnitt by D. F. E Auber( Recording )

42 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I vespri siciliani : dramma in cinque atti by Giuseppe Verdi( )

102 editions published between 1855 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La juive by F Halévy( Recording )

34 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Halévy's gripping opera had not been heard at the Met for almost 70 years when it was revived for tenor Neil Shicoff a month before this broadcast. His searing account of Eléazar, a Jewish goldsmith burdened by a terrible secret quickly became a modern operatic classic. Soile Isokoski is his beloved daughter Rachel, in love with a man who turns out not to be Samuel, a simple workman in her father's shop, but Prince Léopold (Eric Cutler). Rachel is sent to her gruesome death by Cardinal de Brogni (Ferruccio Furlanetto), who discovers Eléazar's secret too late
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

25 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Placido Domingo stars in this Royal Opera production of Verdi's romantic opera
Adriana Lecouvreur by Burton D Fisher( Book )

211 editions published between 1849 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Item no. 1784 in Two centuries of French drama, 1760-1960, a collection of 2,014 French dramas housed in the Department of Special Collections, University of Florida Libraries
Les Huguenots : an opera in five acts : with Italian and English text by Giacomo Meyerbeer( )

40 editions published between 1850 and 1990 in 5 languages and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Huguenots by Giacomo Meyerbeer( Visual )

31 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the year 1572 when France was torn by civil strife caused by rivalry between the Catholics and the Protestants who were also known as "Les Huguenots." This production is a revival of the 1981 staging at Sydney Opera House, when Dame Joan in her final appearrance in opera won critial acclaim for her performance
La muette, or, the dumb girl of Portici : an opera in five acts by D. F. E Auber( Book )

223 editions published between 1828 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel-François-Esprit Auber (1782-1871), the most amiable French composer of the 19th century, came to his abilities late in life. After a stalled commercial career, he studied with Cherubini. His first works were not a success, but La Bergère Châteleine (1820), written at the age of 38, established him as an operatic composer. He then met the librettist Eugène Scribe (1791-1861), with whom he developed a working partnership, one of the most successful in musical history, that lasted until S
L'étoile du Nord by Giacomo Meyerbeer( )

11 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bass solo in French
Gli Ugonotti = Les Huguenots : a grand opera in four acts by Burton D Fisher( Book )

197 editions published between 1836 and 1990 in 6 languages and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uitgebreid full-text overzicht van de originele geschriften van de Franse Hugenoten, c. 1530-1600 - Comprehensive full text survey of the original writings of the French Huguenot authors, c. 1530-1600. In French
L'Africaine : deuxième partie de l'opéra en 5 actes by Burton D Fisher( Book )

75 editions published between 1860 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un ballo in maschera : opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Book )

15 editions published between 1865 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A copy of Verdi's 'Un ballo in maschera' with a complete English translation of the libretto in the hand of George Linley, whose version was used for the English stage production
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controlled identitySaint-Marc, Amédée de

Augustin Eugène Scribe Dramaturg i llibretista francès

Deberscy Augustin

Deberscy Augustin 1791-1861

Deberscy, Augustin, pseud.

Debersey, Augustin 1791-1861

Durand, Pierre

Durand, Pierre 1812-1861

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Durand, Piotr

Escribe 1791-1861


Eugène (1791-1861)

Eugène S. 1791-1861

Eugène Scribe dramaturge et librettiste français

Eugène Scribe Dramaturgo i libretista francés

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Eugène Scribe francouzský dramatik a operní libretista

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Eugène Scribe französischer Dramatiker und Librettist

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Ežēns Skribs


Félix 1791-1861

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Vermont , Paul

Vermont, Paul 1812-1861

Vermont, Paul 1812-1861 pseud

Εζέν Σκριμπ Γάλλος θεατρικός συγγραφέας και λιμπρεττίστας

Ежен Скріб

Огюстен Эжен Скриб

Скриб, Евгений, 1791-1861

Скриб, Огюстен Эжен

Эжен Скриб французский драматург и либреттист

אז'ן סקריב

סקריב, אוגוסטין איג'ן


שקריבא, 1791־1861

שקריבא, אוגוסטין

أوجين سكرايب

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The Count Ory; a comic opera in two actsI vespri siciliani : dramma in cinque attiLes Huguenots : an opera in five acts : with Italian and English textLes HuguenotsLa muette, or, the dumb girl of Portici : an opera in five actsL'Africaine : deuxième partie de l'opéra en 5 actes