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Talvela, Martti

Overview
Works: 568 works in 1,892 publications in 10 languages and 17,868 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Drama  Live sound recordings  Operas  Music  Masses  Song cycles  Symphonies  Excerpts  Art music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Other, Vocalist, Musician, Conductor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner( )

76 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opera about the captain of an infamous Dutch ghost ship who can be freed only by a woman who consents to marry him
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

30 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 986 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
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Recording )

73 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wagner's revolutionary score changed the world of music with its radical portrayal of an all-consuming passion that can only be fulfilled in death. The legendary Birgit Nilsson sings Isolde, one of her greatest roles, in her second Met season. Karl Liebl is Tristan, the man she loves--and the best friend of the man she is forced to marry. Jerome Hines is the sorrowful King Marke and Irene Dalis sings Isolde's stalwart companion, Brangäne
Symphony no. 8 by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

35 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first part of Mahler's 8th symphony is built around the 4th century Latin hymn Veni, Creator Spiritus (come, spirit of creation). The second part retells the final episode of Goethe's Faust in which the title character finds salvation. This recording also includes the Adagio from Mahler's 10th symphony and is the final installment of the San Francisco Symphony's Mahler cycle
Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

67 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

18. Jahrhundert; Oper
Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( )

42 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boris Godunov by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky( Recording )

66 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rchestra ; Herbert von Karajan, con
Missa solemnis by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

20 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schwarzkopf samlingen
Die Entführung aus dem Serail by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

René Jacobs conducts this performance of Mozart's opera. With the RIAS Kammerchor and Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin
Parsifal : [ein Bühnenweihfestspiel] by Richard Wagner( Recording )

65 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hearing either Jon Vickers or Christa Ludwig, two of the most riveting singing actors of their time, in Parsifal would be cause for celebration. This recording presents both of these great artists in their only joint broadcast of Wagner's mystical opera, with James Levine bringing his own special magic to the occasion, making it indeed a Parsifal for the ages. Martti Talvela is an authoritative, compassionate Gurnemanz and Bernd Weikl a memorable Amfortas
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( )

40 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 375 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
Die Zauberflöte : highlights by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zu Hilfe! Zu Hilfe! -- Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja -- Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schön -- O zittre nicht, mein lieber Sohn! -- Hm, hm, hm ... (Quintet) -- Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen -- Wei stark ist nicht dein Zauberton -- O Isis und Osiris -- Wie? Wie? Wie? (Quintet) -- Alles fühlt der Liebe Freuden -- Der Hölle Rache -- Ach, ich fühl's -- Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen -- Papageno-Papagena duet -- Die Strahlen der Sonne vertreiben die Nacht
Die entführung aus dem serail by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

25 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constanze, a young Spanish noblewoman, and her friends have been cpatured by pirates and sold as slaves to Pasha Selim, a Spaniard who was born a Christian, but who has become a Muslim. When Constanze's beloved, Belmonte, discovers her fate, he launches a plan to rescue her. Eventually, the Pasha frees the prisoners and all ends happily
Die Walküre by Richard Wagner( Recording )

43 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wagner's powerful and wrenching tale of ill-fated love requires a cast of great singing actors, and that's just what this broadcast provides. Jon Vickers and Régine Crespin are the brother and sister who fall rapturously in love, only to be torn apart by death. The legendary Birgit Nilsson sings Brünnhilde, the Valkyrie of the title who is punished by her father (the magnificent Theo Adam as Wotan) for doing what he really wants her to do. Herbert von Karajan conducts his final Met performance
Pictures at an exhibition ; Night on a bare mountain ; Songs and dances of death by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky( )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in Russian and No Linguistic content and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures at an exhibition 1. Promenade 1 2. Gnomus 3. Promenade 2 4. Il vecchio castello 5. Promenade 3 6. Tuileries. Dispute d'enfants apres jeux 7. Bydlo 8. Promenade 4 9. Ballet of the chickens in their eggs 10. Two Polish jews - richa and poor 11. Promenade 5 12. Limoges. Le marche 13. Catacombae 14. Con mortuis in lingua mortua 15. The hut on fowl's legs (Baba Yaga) 16. The great gate of Kiev 17. Night on a bare mountain Songs and dances of death 18. Lullaby 19. Serenade 20.trepak 21. The warrior
Die Jahreszeiten = The seasons = Les saisons by Joseph Haydn( Recording )

44 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

VIENNA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. VIENNA SINGVEREIN. BOHM, Karl (conductor). JANOWITZ, Gundula (soprano). SCHRELA, Peter (tenor). TALVELA, Martti (bass)
Winterreise by Franz Schubert( )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Winterreise sets poems by Wilhelm Müller, who work Schubert had previously set in his cycle Die schone Müllerin"--Program notes
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 : Choral by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

33 editions published between 1966 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, called the Ninth for short, bears the title "Symphony with final chorus on Schiller's "Ode to Joy!" It was completed in February of 1824 and first performed in Vienna on May 7, 1824. This symphony is the keystone of all Beethoven's symphonic works
Rigoletto : highlights by Giuseppe Verdi( )

8 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in Italian and German and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

23 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in Italian and German and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schwarzkopf samlingen
 
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Alternative Names
Martti Talvela artiste lyrique

Martti Talvela basso finlandese

Martti Talvela finnischer Opernsänger

Martti Talvela Finnish operatic bass

Martti Talvela Fins zanger

Tal'vela, Martti.

Talvela Martti Olavi 1935-1989

Талвела, Мартти

マルッティ・タルヴェラ

Languages
German (390)

Italian (83)

Russian (51)

Latin (47)

English (31)

Finnish (11)

French (3)

Spanish (2)

Polish (1)

Germanic (1)