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Gavazzeni, Gianandrea 1909-1996

Overview
Works: 1,006 works in 2,999 publications in 6 languages and 20,083 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Televised operas  History  Filmed operas  Nonfiction films  Excerpts  Filmed performances  Motion picture music 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author, Singer, Author of introduction, Other, Composer, dir, Editor, Dedicatee, Librettist, Director, Honoree, per
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Gianandrea Gavazzeni
 
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Most widely held works by Gianandrea Gavazzeni
Il Turco in Italia by Gioacchino Rossini( )

85 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

108 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

61 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

44 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 704 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
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

59 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 649 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
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( )

68 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 624 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
Operatic recital by Carlo Bergonzi( )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Bohème : opera highlights by Giacomo Puccini( )

2 editions published in 2000 in Italian and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il trittico : three one-act operas by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

29 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 401 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
Adriana Lecouvreur : opera in quattro atti by Francesco Cilèa( Visual )

40 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cilea's four-act opera of jealousy and tangled love, first performed in Milan in 1902, is based on the true story of Adriana Lecouvreur, an 18th-century actress at the Comédie Française, whose rival for the love of Maurizio, Count of Saxony, is the married Principessa di Bouillon
Nerone by Arrigo Boito( )

21 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

37 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sensational cast brings Verdi's dark drama--a rarity in 1950--to stirring life. The great baritone Leonard Warren takes on the title role, opposite Astrid Varnay as his long-lost daughter Amelia, one of the legendary Wagnerian soprano's few Italian roles. Met audience favorite Richard Tucker is Gabriele Adorno, Amelia's lover and Boccanegra's political enemy-turned-supporter. Mihály Székely sings Fiesco, Giuseppe Valdengo is Paolo, and Fritz Stiedry conducts
The #1 opera album( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mirella Freni : opera arias and duets by Mirella Freni( )

2 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I due Foscari by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

26 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's dark, three-act tragedy based on a drama by Lord Byron set in 15th century Venice
The very best of Giuseppe di Stefano by Giuseppe Di Stefano( )

5 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1995 and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La casa perduta : saggio di prose lombarde by Gianandrea Gavazzeni( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scena e retroscena by Gianandrea Gavazzeni( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of the author, followed by his essays on conducting, composing, and the nature of music
 
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Alternative Names
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

Gianandrea Gavazzeni muzician italian

Гаваццени, Джанандреа итальянский дирижёр, пианист и композитор

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