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Talvela, Martti

Overview
Works: 554 works in 1,841 publications in 11 languages and 14,605 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Live sound recordings  Music  Drama  Operas  Symphonies  Masses  Filmed operas  Nonfiction films  Song cycles 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Other, Vocalist, Conductor, Musician
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner( Recording )

71 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,025 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
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Recording )

70 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrated Wagnerian conductor Daniel Barenboim made his Met debut with this production of one of opera's greatest dramas. Gary Lehman and Katarina Dalayman are the legendary title characters in this searing story of love and destiny. Kwangchul Youn sings King Marke, the betrayed monarch whose understanding and forgiveness comes too late to save the lovers' life. Michelle DeYoung is Isolde's servant Brangäne and Gerd Grochowski sings Kurwenal, Tristan's faithful companion
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

26 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 776 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
Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

67 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

18. Jahrhundert; Oper
Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

41 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boris Godunov by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky( Recording )

67 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rchestra ; Herbert von Karajan, con
Symphony no. 8 by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

34 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 584 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
Missa solemnis by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

20 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schwarzkopf samlingen
Parsifal : [ein Bühnenweihfestspiel] by Richard Wagner( Recording )

62 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 393 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
Die Entführung aus dem Serail by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Production of Mozart's opera about the Spanish nobleman who seeks to rescue his beloved Konstanze from the hands of the Pasha
Die Walküre by Richard Wagner( Recording )

42 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 307 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 306 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 Entführung aus dem Serail by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

René Jacobs conducts this performance of Mozart's opera. With the RIAS Kammerchor and Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin
Die Jahreszeiten = The seasons = Les saisons by Joseph Haydn( Recording )

41 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

VIENNA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. VIENNA SINGVEREIN. BOHM, Karl (conductor). JANOWITZ, Gundula (soprano). SCHRELA, Peter (tenor). TALVELA, Martti (bass)
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 280 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
Winterreise by Franz Schubert( )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Winterreise sets poems by Wilhelm Müller, who work Schubert had previously set in his cycle Die schone Müllerin"--Program notes
Rigoletto : highlights by Giuseppe Verdi( )

8 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in Italian and German and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The symphonies by Joseph Haydn( Recording )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Deutsche Grammophon's splended celebration of the Mozart bicentenary in 1956."
Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart at the Royal Swedish Opera, 1952-1957 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

3 editions published in 2006 in Swedish and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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 (374)

Russian (51)

Latin (50)

English (31)

Italian (27)

Finnish (11)

French (3)

Swedish (3)

Spanish (1)

Polish (1)

Germanic (1)