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Hines, Jerome 1921-2003

Works: 316 works in 772 publications in 7 languages and 7,251 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Live sound recordings  Operas  Interviews  Oratorios  Musical settings  Masses  Biography  Filmed operas 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Other, Interviewee, Vocalist, Musician, Commentator, Composer, Speaker
Classifications: M1500.V47, 782.1
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Great singers on great singing by Jerome Hines( Book )

39 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous opera star interviews 40 famous opera singers on the technique of singing. Jerome Hines has interviewed 40 singers, a speech therapist, and a throat specialist to provide this collection of advice for all singers.--From publisher description
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

52 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dark, daunting role of Lady Macbeth requires a great singing actress to bring to life everything Verdi--and Shakespeare--wrote. Shortly before this broadcast, the Viennese soprano Leonie Rysanek made her Met debut in the role--and right away became a legend. The intensity of her soaring soprano and her charismatic stage presence made her a beloved favorite of the New York audience for almost 40 years. With the great Verdi baritone Leonard Warren in the title role and Carlo Bergonzi and Jerome Hines also in the cast, this Macbeth is one for the ages
Le prophète; [opera in five acts by Giacomo Meyerbeer( Recording )

36 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meyerbeer's grand operas once ruled the operatic world, but they're rarities today. With this performance the Met pulled out all the stops to show modern audiences what all the fuss was about. James McCracken is Jean of Lyden, a simple innkeeper who is proclaimed the Prophet and who leads a religious uprising in medieval Holland. During the turmoil he denounces his mother, Fidès (Marilyn Horne at her spectacular best), and his fiancé, Berthe (a passionate Renata Scotto), turns on him. The opera ends catastrophically but is filled with colorful music
Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner( )

16 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Wagner's groundbreaking early masterpiece, the splendid Ramón Vinay sings Tannhäuser, the man and artist torn between love of the sensual and the innocent kind, embodied by the sensational Astrid Varnay as Venus and the radiant Margaret Harshaw as the saintly Elisabeth. George Szell leads a superb cast that also includes George London's Wolfram and Jerome Hines's Landgrave. The 23-year-old Roberta Peters delivers an unexpected star turn as the Shepherd Boy
Lohengrin by Richard Wagner( )

21 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This broadcast of Wagner's most romantic opera stars René Kollo as the knight of the Holy Grail who arrives in a boat pulled by a swan to defend the innocent Elsa, played by Pilar Lorengar. Mignon Dunn is the dark and malevolent Ortrud who poisons the couple's happiness, with some help from her husband, Telramund (Donald McIntyre). James Levine leads the Met orchestra, bringing out the shimmer and the thunder of the score, along with every shade of expression in between
La favorita by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

28 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 275 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
The four voices of man by Jerome Hines( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his first book since the enormously popular Great Singers on Great Singing, the distinguished Metropolitan Opera basso Jerome Hines here provides a wealth of new information and advice for all those who have embarked on - or plan to embark on - a serious singing career. From basic information on how the head and body combine to produce vocal sound, he goes on to analyze the "four voices" encompassed by the singer's one voice, always explaining how through proper technique and training that voice can achieve its ultimate in power, grace and beauty
9 symphonies & Missa solemnis by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

3 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missa solemnis, in D, op. 123 by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

8 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A German requiem by Johannes Brahms( Recording )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the full digital Telard recording of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, conducted by Robert Shaw ... four real-time analyses of the music, a notebook, a Requiem Timeline and a full index and glosarry. More than 50 extra excursions will enhance your musical experience with richly -illustrated biographical, historical and music insights."--insert
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in Italian and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1950 production of Rossini's Il Barbiere di Siviglia features Lily Pons as Rosina, Giuseppe di Stefano as Count Almaviva and Giuseppe Valdengo as Figaro
The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

19 editions published between 1965 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir present an intimate and stirring performance of Handel's Messiah. This 2-CD recording of the full score on period instruments features a stellar cast of soloists. Tafelmusik presents this baroque masterpiece with the spirit and vitality of Handel's own 18th-century productions. A perennial favorite with audiences and critics alike, Tafelmusik's Messiah has garnered glowing reviews year after year
Bluebeard's castle by Béla Bartók( Recording )

5 editions published in 1963 in 3 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herzog Blaubarts Burg: Oper in einem Akt, Sz 48. Libretto: Bela Balazs
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( )

18 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's Aida has come to symbolize grand opera, and with such a legendary cast as the one assembled for this performance it's easy to see why. With her sumptuous sound, Zinka Milanov embodied Aida for a generation of opera-lovers, and her distinctive voice filled the theater, and listeners' hearts, with every facet of the character's conflicting emotions. With the great Leonard Warren as her father, Amonasro, their monumental clash, then reconciliation, is a performance for the ages. Fedora Barbieri is Amneris, Aida's rival for the love of the mighty warrior Radamès (Kurt Baum), and Jerome Hines is the high priest Ramfis
Missa solemnis : op. 123 by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

9 editions published in 1990 in 4 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Messe zeigte Beethoven auf dem Höhepunkt seiner Schaffenskraft und Helmuth Rilling, dem Bach-Collegium Stuttgart, der Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart und dem herausragenden Solistenquartett gelang eine weltweit beachtete Referenzeinspielung dieses großartigen Meisterwerks, die nun in einer neuen Auflage als edle Sammleredition vorliegt
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( )

15 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 114 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 Carlo : opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in Italian and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlo, crown prince of Spain, falls in love with Elisabeth of Valois, originally promised to him but later married to his father King Philip, as part of the terms of a peace treaty between France and Spain. Incited to treason against his father on behalf of the Flemish, and accused of adultery with the queen, Don Carlo is cast into prison. Escaping, he flees to the monastery of St. Just, where Elisabeth comes to bid him farewell. The lovers are surprised by the King and the Grand Inquisitor, but Don Carlo is protected from them when the ghostly Charles V emerges from the tomb and draws him into the cloister
The magic flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

3 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This abridged English-language version of Mozart's immortal opera, seen at the Met as the annual holiday presentation for families, is conducted by renowned Mozartian Jane Glover. Alek Shrader stars as Tamino, the young prince who finds himself on a quest to rescue and win the beautiful Pamina, sung by Heidi Stober. Nathan Gunn is Tamino's companion, the birdcatcher Papageno, and Eric Owens sings Sarastro, the man who holds Pamina captive--to protect her from her mother, the evil Queen of the Night, sung by Kathryn Lewek
Manon by Jules Massenet( )

9 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Licia Albanese sings the bewitching title heroine in this scintillating performance of Massenet's opera, an adaptation of Abbé Prévost's famous novel, opposite a passionate Giuseppe Di Stefano as Des Grieux. Martial Singher and Jerome Hines round out the cast of this tale of an all-consuming love affair that ends in tragedy and death. Fausto Cleva leads the Met Orchestra and Chorus
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( )

6 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 72 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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Great singers on great singing
Alternative Names
Hainz, Jerome.

Hainz, Jerome 1921-2003

Heintz, Jerome.

Heintz, Jerome 1921-2003

Heinz, Jerome.

Heinz, Jerome 1921-2003

Heinz, Jerome Albert Link.

Heinz, Jerome Albert Link 1921-

Heinz Jerome Albert Link 1921-2003

Hines, Jerome Albert Link 1921-2003

Jerome Hines Amerikaans zanger (1921-2003)

Jerome Hines amerikanischer Opernsänger

Jerome Hines basso statunitense

Jerome Hines chanteur d'opéra et compositeur, mathématicien

Khaĭns, Dzherom.

Khaĭns, Dzherom 1921-2003

Link Heinz, Albert Jerome.

Link Heinz, Albert Jerome 1921-2003

Хайнс, Джером

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The four voices of man