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Bastianini, Ettore

Overview
Works: 491 works in 1,606 publications in 5 languages and 11,271 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Drama  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Filmed operas  Art music  Nonfiction films  Musical settings 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Other, Musician, Vocalist, bar
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Ettore Bastianini
 
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Most widely held works by Ettore Bastianini
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( )

117 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,548 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
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( )

71 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This performance features the legendary African-American contralto Marian Anderson in her history-making Met debut role of Ulrica, the fortune-teller. At first her predictions are all good news. But who would believe the best friend of the king would actually murder him? Absurd. That's what the king (Jan Peerce) thinks. But he loves Amelia (Zinka Milanov), the wife of his friend Renato (Robert Merrill). And when Renato discovers them together, he joins the plot against the king. This is Verdian passion at its best
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

77 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 869 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
Poliuto by Gaetano Donizetti( )

59 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poliuto: Tragedia lirica in tre atti. Libretto: Salvatore Cammarano
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

55 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi painted an immense canvas with this dark but tuneful opera. The legendary Leontyne Price is seen in one of her greatest roles, Leonora. Price's soaring voice encompasses every nuance of Leonora's emotion as she moves from joy through resignation to ultimate heartbreak. James Levine's brilliant leading of the Met orchestra and chorus is a lesson in Verdi style. Giuseppe Giacomini is Alvaro, the man Leonora loves, and Leo Nucci is Don Carlo, the dark instrument of their Fate
Andrea Chenier by Umberto Giordano( Recording )

69 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curtain rises on "Andrea Chénier." The most famous arias & scenes in selected recordings from 1908-1960. A compilation featuring different singers and varying interpretations in each role and in one and the same aria: Better? Worse?--Different! A vocal time-travel. Listen and compare for yourself and select your own dream-cast
La favorita by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

32 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This spectacular cast makes any listener wonder why such a marvelous, colorful opera isn't much better known. Sensational Shirley Verrett is Leonora, the beautiful, mysterious lady who so completely captures the heart of the monk Fernando (Luciano Pavarotti at his finest) that he forsakes his calling to defeat the Moors in battle in order to win her hand. Alas, she is the mistress of the king (Sherrill Milnes), who is so besotted with her he is determined to defy the pope himself to make Leonora his queen. It's a tragic opera, so no one wins--except the audience
La Gioconda by Amilcare Ponchielli( Recording )

44 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Gioconda. Anita Cerquetti, soprano Franca Sacchi, contralto Mario Del Monaco, tenor Cesare Siepi, bass Giulietta Simionato, mezzo-soprano Ettore Bastianini, baritone Giorgio Giorgetti, bass Edio Peruzzi, bass Guido Pasella, bass Chorus and orchestra of the Maggio msicale Fiorentino Gianandrea Gavazzeni, conductor. Libretto
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

90 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

29 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete operas sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the librettos with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composers, biographies of the principal singers and conductors
Il trovatore : [drama in quattro parti di Salvatore Cammarano] by Giuseppe Verdi( )

3 editions published in 1995 in Italian and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in Italian and German and held by 266 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
Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

51 editions published between 1958 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlos: Grand opéra en cinq actes. Livret: Joseph Méry et Camille du Locle
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

10 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Présentation sur disque vidéo de l'opéra de Verdi "Forza del destino" qui fut joué en 1958 au théâtre de San Carlo à Naples en Italie. Le rôle principal était tenu par Renata Tebaldi
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

30 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 137 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
La Bohème : highlights by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adriana Lecouvreur by Francesco Cilèa( Recording )

20 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even being the world's greatest and most admired actress doesn't guarantee that the handsome young man you love is safe from other women--especially when you have a conniving Princess as a rival. On the other hand, there is something marvelously romantic about being killed by a bouquet of poisoned violets. Montserrat Caballé is the definitive Adriana, the actress of the title, opposite José Carreras as the object of her affection, Maurizio. Fiorenza Cossotto is the delightfully imperious Princess di Bouillon
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

24 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 93 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
Ettore Bastianini basso : stralci di vita e di arte degli inizi by Antonio Mazzeo( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in Italian and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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La Bohème : highlights
Alternative Names
Bastianini, E.

Bastianini, E. (Ettore)

Ettore Bastianini baryton

Ettore Bastianini Italiaans zanger (1922-1967)

Ettore Bastianini Italian opera singer

Ettore Bastianini italienischer Bariton

Ettore Bastianini italiensk sångare

Ettore Bastianini italiensk sanger

Ettore Bastianini italiensk songar

Бастианини, Этторе

エットーレ・バスティアニーニ

バスティアニーニ, エットレ

Languages
Italian (607)

German (31)

English (25)

French (3)

Spanish (2)

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