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Masterson, Valerie

Overview
Works: 147 works in 534 publications in 6 languages and 6,056 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  Filmed operas  Film adaptations  Educational films  Internet videos  Musicals  History  Musical films 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Other, per
Classifications: M1500.V48, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Valerie Masterson
 
Most widely held works by Valerie Masterson
The pirates of Penzance by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

15 editions published between 1968 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music by Arthur Sullivan. Lyrics by W.S. Gilbert. Pro Arte Orchestra; Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
Julius Caesar : a critical guide by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

44 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A studio performance of one of Handel's best known operas by the English National Opera. The Opera, a tale of love and power based on Shakespeare's play, was first performed in 1724 at the Haymarket Theatre in London using castrati singers in the heroes roles. This lavish production follows modern practice in using women in these parts, and in particular, Dame Janet Baker creates the virtuoso role of Julius Caesar
Elisabetta, regina d'Inghilterra by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

41 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera en 2 actos
The Mikado by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ohio Opera's 2008 Festival performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's classic opera includes all the music as well the complete dialogue
Julius Caesar by George Frideric Handel( )

27 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xerxes by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

51 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handel's comic opera about Xerxes, King of Persia, who declares his love for the army commander's daughter and sets off a series of romantic intrigues
The starlight express by Edward Elgar( )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This CD is part of an edition released to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the composer's birth, which presents all the major orchestral, choral, chamber and stage works, as well as many lesser pieces and rarities in interpretations by the 20th century's finest Elgarians
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 283 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
The merry widow : highlights by Franz Lehár( )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mikado : or, The town of Titipu by Arthur Sullivan( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die entführung aus dem serail by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

19 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the lovers Konstanze and Belmonte, the two servants Blonde and Pedrillo, the pasha Bassa and the mean warden Osmin, was brought to life by the music of Mozart
Xerxes : from the London Coliseum : opera in three acts( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera in three acts about a water nymph, who, longing for human feeling, falls in love with a human prince
A Gilbert & Sullivan gala by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

14 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains excerpts from Iolanthe, Ruddigore, The gondoliers, Patience, The Yeomen of the Guard, HMS Pinafore, The Mikado, The pirates of Penzance, The sorcerer, Haddon Hall, and The Grand Duke
The mikado by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

4 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Japanese town of Titipu, a wandering minstrel, Nanki-Poo is searching for Yum-Yum, one of "Three little maids from school" with whom he has fallen in love. But Yum-Yum is betrothed to Ko-Ko, the Lord High Executioner. Ko-Ko is under pressure from the absent Mikado to perform an execution and persuades the suicidal Nanki-Poo to be his victim. The fact that Nanki-Poo is in fact the heir to the throne of Japan creates an awkward situation when the Mikado arrives in person
Bitter sweet by Noel Coward( Recording )

18 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julius Caesar : opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caesar arrives in Egypt, hailed as conqueror. Cleopatra, rival of Sextus for the throne of Egypt tries to conquer Caesar with her beauty. She soon falls in love with Caesar and helps him escape to sfety when mobs attack the palace. Caesar is eventually victorius in battle and crowns Cleopatra queen
H.M.S. Pinafore by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kismet by Robert Wright( Recording )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kismet: Musical Arabian Night in Two Acts. Based on themes of Alexander Borodin. Book: Charles Lederer and Luther Davis
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventy years after its premiere, one of Broadway's finest musicals is brought back to life in an acclaimed production featuring a 28-piece orchestra and 30-member cast that includes Tony Yazbeck, Jay Armstrong Johnson, and Megan Fairchild
Song of Norway by Robert Wright( Recording )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in Undetermined and English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Julius Caesar : a critical guide
Alternative Names
Masterson, Margaret Valerie

Masterson, Valery 1937-

Valerie Masterson artiste lyrique

Valerie Masterson Brits zangeres

Valerie Masterson Singer and actress

Валери Мастерсон

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Xerxes