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Accademia di Santa Cecilia Orchestra

Overview
Works: 1,043 works in 2,622 publications in 7 languages and 39,930 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Drama  Carols  Motets  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Requiems  Excerpts  Musical settings 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Conductor, Other
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Accademia di Santa Cecilia
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

72 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly is a story of love betrayed, the innocent Japanese heroine of the title deserted by her faithless American husband and finally driven to suicide
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

81 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of La bohème is the epitome of young starving artists whose lifestyles and escapades gave us the Bohemian genre. A notion of the poverty in which they are developing their artistic talents is evident from the very first scene as painter Marcello and poet Rodolfo try to keep warm by burning pages from Rodolfo's latest drama. Set in 1830s Paris, we follow the love between Mimi and Rodolfo as the young artists experience triumphs and tragedies
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( )

73 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,466 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
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

58 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book (125 p. :
Sacred arias by Andrea Bocelli( Recording )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes carols, hymns and spirituals, 1770-1870
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( )

40 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( )

35 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This magnificent recording of Aida, made in Rome, rises to all the musical and dramatic challenges presented by Verdi's richly-coloured Egyptian epic. Antonio Pappano, once again proving his mastery of Italian opera, moves between sumptuous grandeur and touching intimacy. The responses of the Orchestra e Coro dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia are both immediate and vibrant, while the singers - Anja Harteros, Jonas Kaufmann, Ekaterina Semenchuk, Ludovic Tézier and Erwin Schrott - do justice to every facet of their roles. Maestro Antonio Pappano became music director of these Rome-based ensembles in 2005 - and has recorded Verdi's Requiem, Rossini's Guillaume Tell and Puccini's Madama Butterfly with them - but this version of Verdi's Egyptian-set masterpiece will inevitably represent a landmark. Aida, after all, has a reputation as one of the grandest works in the repertoire, and studio recordings of large-scale operas have become something of a rarity over the past 20 years. The New York Times has predicted that "this will surely rank as one of the most prestigious recording projects of the year." The recording was made in February 2015 in the Auditorium of Rome's Parco della Musica - a superb 2800-seat concert hall, designed by Renzo Piano. The venue was able to accommodate all the spatial effects (such as off-stage chorus and woodwind/brass banda) that Verdi built into his score, and the producer, Stephen Johns, could evoke towering temples and echoing tombs without recourse to electronic trickery
Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extraordinary performance of Verdi's unforgettable Requiem features a dream cast: soprano Leontyne Price, equally acclaimed for her soaring phrasing and the nobility with which she sings the words, is joined by Plácido Domingo, one of the great Verdi tenors of his generation, distinguished mezzo-soprano Florence Quivar, and magnificent bass John Cheek. Under James Levine's inspired conducting, the Met Orchestra and Chorus deliver a thrilling account of this breathtaking score
Adriana Lecouvreur by Francesco Cilèa( Recording )

35 editions published between 1961 and 1995 in 6 languages and held by 585 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
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( )

27 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story: Act I. The action unfolds on Cyprus, under Venetian rule in the 16th century. The scene is outside the castle, residence of Otello, governor of the island, facing the port. It is night. A furious storm churns the sea, and a crowd of Venetian citizens and soldiers helplessly watch while the ship of the Moor Otello desperately tries to make it into port. Only Iago, one of Otello's men, does not participate in the general apprehension for the safety of his leader: he hates Otello, because Otello has promoted Cassio captain instead of him; he meditates revenge. The crowd is jubilant as Otello finally lands safely and announces that the Turkish fleet has been defeated. When the Moor enters the castle, the fireworks start and all drink to his victory. In the midst of the rejoicing, Iago starts to weave the scheme that will lead to his commander's downfall: he treacherously insinuates to Roderigo, who had revealed to Iago his love for Otello's wife, Desdemona, that Captain Cassio also feels the same affection for the woman. Then Iago gets Cassio drunk, and incites a fight between the two men, but the dangerous duel that starts between them is stopped by Montano. However, the peacemaker is wounded by Cassio. Iago sounds the alarm, swelling the episode out of proportion until the crowd is in tumult. Called back by the shouts and noise, Otello, falsely informed by Iago, punishes Cassio and demotes him. This is a first victory for Iago, who exults
Colbran, the muse by Gioacchino Rossini( )

14 editions published in 2009 in 4 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Gioconda by Amilcare Ponchielli( Recording )

37 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Renata Tebaldi wringing every bit of drama out of the title role, there are plenty of opportunities for goose bumps here. Add to that Carlo Bergonzi's glowing portrayal of the Enzo, the man she loves and the impassioned Fiorenza Cossotto as the woman he loves, plus one jealous husband (Bonaldo Giaiotti), and an Inquisition spy (Cornell MacNeil) bent on revenge, and you have operatic extravagance at its wonderful best, all set in romantic, mysterious 17th century Venice
La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini( )

28 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the action of the opera, based on the play by David Belasco, set at the height of the notorious Californian Gold Rush; this opera represents "a major advance on Puccini's previous work, especially in the careful interweaving of Western elements into an altogether larger canvas than anything he had tackled before."
Operatic recital by Carlo Bergonzi( )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 456 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

Stabat Mater by Gioacchino Rossini( )

3 editions published in 2010 in Latin and English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationally renowned conductor Antonio Pappano leads an all-star cast of soloists, as well as one of Italy's best-known orchestras, in the first recording of Rossini's Stabat Mater in over ten years. This is a companion piece to last year's Verdi Messa Da Requiem by Pappano
Verismo by José Cura( Recording )

13 editions published in 2016 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's favorite soprano celebrates the red-blooded passion and drama of Italian opera with sumptuous arias by Puccini and his contemporaries, composers of the verismo style
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

46 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 394 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 forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

41 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For an entire generation, Zinka Milanov was the Verdi soprano, and this broadcast of one of her greatest roles shows why. Her enormous, dark, rich voice was even from top to bottom, and she could unfurl it dramatically to soar over orchestra and chorus, or scale it back to a haunting whisper. Richard Tucker plays the man who loves her, and Leonard Warren is her brother, who is so consumed with the desire for vengeance that he wants to kill them both
 
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Academy Symphony Orchestra of Rome.

Accademia di Santa Cecilia Orchestra

Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Orchester

Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Orchestra

Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Roma Orchester

Augusteo orchestra.

Augusteum-Orchester.

Augusteum-Orchester Rom.

National Academy of S. Cecilia Orchestra

National Academy of S. Cecilia Orchestra Roma

Orchester der Accademia di Santa Cecilia

Orchester der Accademia di Santa Cecilia, Rom.

Orchester der Accademia di Santa Cecilia Roma

Orchestra Accademia Nazionale Santa Cecilia

Orchestra Accademia Nazionale Santa Cecilia Roma

Orchestra del Conservatorio di Santa Cecilia

Orchestra del Teatro di Santa Cecilia

Orchestra dell' Accademia di Santa Cecilia.

Orchestra dell' Accademia nazionale di S. Cecilia.

Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Orchestra dell' Augusteo.

Orchestra della Accademia di Santa Cecilia

Orchestra della Accademia di Santa Cecilia Roma

Orchestra dell'Accademia di Santa Cecilia

Orchestra dell'Accademia di Santa Cecilia Roma

Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale de Santa Cecilia

Orchestra dell'Accademia nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Roma

Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia symphonic orchestra

Orchestra of Santa Cecilia

Orchestra of Santa Cecilia Roma

Orchestra of the Accademia di S. Cecilia

Orchestra of the Accademia di Santa Cecilia

Orchestra of the Accademia di Santa Cecilia Roma

Orchestra of the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Orchestra of the "Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia-Roma"

Orchestra of the Accademia of Santa Cecilia, Rome.

Orchestra Santa Cecilia

Orchestra Santa Cecilia Roma

Orchestra Sinfonica del Conservatorio de S. Cecilia

Orchestra sinfonica dell' Accademia nazionale di S. Cecilia.

Orchestra sinfonica dell' Accademia nazionale di Santa Cecilia.

Orchestra sinfonica dell' Accademia nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Roma.

Orchestra sinfonica dell'Accademia nazionale di S. Cecilia

Orchestra sinfonica dell'Accademia nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Orchestra stabile Accademia di Santa Cecilia

Orchestra Stabile Accademia di Santa Cecilia Roma

Orchestra stabile Accademia di Santa Cecilia, Rome.

Orchestra Stabile dell' Accademia di Santa Cecilia

Orchestra Stabile dell' Accademia di Santa Cecilia Roma

Orchestra stabile dell'Accademia di Santa Cecilia

Orchestra Stabile dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Orchestre de l'Académie de Sainte-Cécile

Orchestre de l'Académie de Sainte-Cécile de Rome

Orchestre de l'Académie nationale Sainte-Cécile

Orchestre de l'Académie Sainte Cécile (Roma)

Orchestre de l'Accademia nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Orchestre Sainte Cécile

Orchestre Sainte Cécile Roma

Orkestar "Accademia di Santa Cecilia"

Orq. da Accademia de Santa Cecilla Roma

Orquesta de la Academia de Santa Cecilia

Orquesta de la Academia Nacional de Santa Cecilia

Orquesta de la Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Orquestra da Academia de Santa Cecilia.

Orquestra de Santa Cecília

Rome (City). Accademia di Santa Cecilia. Orchestra stabile

Rome (City) Orchestra stabile

Rome Santa Cecilia Academy Orchestra

Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra

Santa Cecilia Orchestra.

Symphony Orchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia, Rome

Symphony Orchestra of the Augusteo

Symphony Orchestra of the Augusteo, Rome.

The Accademia di Santa Cecilia. orchestra

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