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Gavazzeni, Gianandrea 1909-1996

Overview
Works: 1,043 works in 2,880 publications in 7 languages and 17,189 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  History  Televised operas  Filmed operas  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations  Librettos  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author, Singer, Author of introduction, Other, Composer, dir, Editor, Dedicatee, per, Librettist, Honoree
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Il Turco in Italia by Gioacchino Rossini( )

83 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Turco in Italia: Dramma buffo per musica in due atti. Libretto: Felice Romani
Anna Bolena by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

103 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Bolena: Tragedia lirica in due atti. Libretto: Felice Romani
L'amico Fritz by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

59 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
Il pirata by Vincenzo Bellini( Recording )

42 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bellini's emotion-drenched opera had never been performed at the Met until superstar soprano Renée Fleming revealed its riches to captivated audiences. Gualtiero (Marcello Giodani) is an exiled count, forced to become a pirate. His enemy Ernesto (Dwayne Croft) blackmails Imogene (Fleming) into marrying him, even though he knows she loves Gualtiero. In the searing final scene Imogene goes insane when Gualtiero is condemned to death. This is riveting bel canto drama as you have seldom hear it
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( )

62 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 578 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
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

57 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 428 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 trittico : three one-act operas by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

27 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DVD. Recorded at Milan's legendary Teatro alla Scala. Il Trittico consists of three one-act operas: Il tabarro -- Suor Angelica -- Gianni Schicchi
Andrea Chenier by Umberto Giordano( Recording )

47 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of the young poet and his tragic life and death during the French Revolution
The #1 opera album( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nerone by Arrigo Boito( )

20 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nerone: Tragedia in quattro atti. Completata di Arturo Toscanini
Simon Boccanegra by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

35 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role of Simon Boccanegra is one of the capstones of Verdi's baritone repertoire. Sherrill Milnes gives a stunning portrayal of the 14th century Genoa doge, singing with both power and poetry, and reminding everyone why audiences acclaimed him the great American Verdi baritone of the day. Anna Tomowa-Sintow is Amelia, his long-lost daughter, in love with one of Boccanegra's most bitter political enemies. James Levine reveals his passion for Verdi's score, bringing out all the drama while reveling in its aching lyricism
I due Foscari by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Renato Bruson takes the role of the Venetian Doge, Francesco Foscari, in Verdi's dark, three-act tragedy based on a drama by Lord Byron set in 15th century Venice. Gianandrea Gavazzeni directs the 1988 La Scala production of a work that is hailed among the best of Verdi's early operas, and that led him to a career of operatic immortality."--Container (English edition)
La Gioconda by Amilcare Ponchielli( Recording )

48 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 234 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
Operatic recital by Carlo Bergonzi( )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Vatican recordings : authorized English edition by Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli( )

2 editions published in 1995 and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parisina by Pietro Mascagni( )

4 editions published in 2009 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I Lombardi alla prima crociata by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

25 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at the time of the First Crusade, this opera tells of the rivalry of two brothers for the love of the same woman. One of them, in an attempt to abduct his love and kill his brother, in error murders his father. He is exiled to the Holy Land, where, after his niece is abducted by a tyrant, he leads the attack on Jerusalem and then reveals his identity to his brother before dying, forgiven in the end
Piano concertos K 466, K 491 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

2 editions published in 2008 and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Bohème : opera highlights by Giacomo Puccini( )

in Italian and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic overtures( )

in Italian and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Gavadzeni, Dž.

Gavazzeni

Gavazzeni, G. 1909-1996

Gavazzeni, G. (Gianandrea), 1909-1996

Gavazzeni, Gianandrea

Gavazzeni, Gianandrea 1909-1996

Gavazzeni, Gianandreo 1909-1996

Gavazzeni, Giancarlo 1909-1996

Gavezzeni, Gianandrea 1909-1996

Gianandrea Gavazzeni chef d'orchestre

Gianandrea Gavazzeni Italiaans dirigent (1909-1996)

Gianandrea Gavazzeni Italian musician

Gianandrea Gavazzeni italienischer Dirigent, Komponist und Musikwissenschaftler

Gianandrea Gavazzeni músic italià

Gianandrea Gavazzeni músico italiano

Гаваццени, Джанандреа итальянский дирижёр, пианист и композитор

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