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Freni, Mirella 1935-

Overview
Works: 1,792 works in 3,964 publications in 8 languages and 33,480 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Operas  Musical settings  Stories, plots, etc  Music  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer, Other, Interviewee, Commentator, Author of introduction, p[r
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Mirella Freni
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
147 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,961 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
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
69 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
66 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Puccini's bittersweet tale of high-spirited Bohemians and doomed love
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of Mozart's comic opera The marriage of Figaro
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
42 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features highlights from Riccardo Muti's interpretation of Verdi's Aida, whose cast includes Montserrat Caballe and Placido Domingo
Simon Boccanegra by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
36 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Simon Boccanegra" Tito Gobbi, baritone Boris Christoff, bass Victoria de Los Angeles, soprano Giuseppe Campora, tenor Orchestra and Chorus of the Opera House, Rome Gabriele Santini, conductor libretto included
Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Puccini's opera about a pair of doomed lovers
L'amico Fritz by Pietro Mascagni ( Recording )
32 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
Madama Butterfly Japanese tragedy by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A heart-rending story about a sweet-natured Japanese girl and the caddish American lieutenant who marries then deserts her
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini ( )
32 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musical excerpts drawn from Puccini's Turandot (London 414 274-2) with descriptive narration by Robert Lyall, to promote the upcoming production of the opera on October 21 & 22, 2005 by Opera Grand Rapids in De Vos Hall
Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ernani: Dramma lirico in quattro parti. Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave
Eugen Onegin by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in Russian and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mefistofele by Arrigo Boito ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The elderly scholar Faust is returned to his youth by the satanic Mefistofeles for the pursuit of beauty and knowledge. In the sordid aftermath of two failed love affairs, he reflects on the illusory nature of worldly beauty, and through a mystical union with the divinity, dies redeemed
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
46 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Book (125 p. :
The ultimate divas album by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Italian and English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features 17 musical divas
Don Giovanni K. 527 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in Italian and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ernani opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in Italian and English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This outstanding production of Verdi's tragic opera stars four of the world's great Verdi singers: Placido Domingo, Renato Bruson, Nicolai Ghiaurov, and Mirella Freni
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1977 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 325 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
Don Pasquale by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in Italian and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a wealthy old bachelor decides to take a pretty young wife, he is--this being opera--in for trouble. Especially when that wife is the enchanting Reri Grist. Fernando Corena sings the matrimonially inclined title hero, whose plan to disinherit his nephew--the suave, mesmerizing Alfredo Kraus--backfires with more than a little help from Tom Krause's Dr. Malatesta
Carmen by Georges Bizet ( Recording )
68 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accompanying book contains the complete text of the libretto in both English and French with annotations, and a critical historical commentary by David Foil with additional commentary by William Berger. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
 
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Alternative Names
Fregni, Mirella.
Fregni, Mirella, 1935-
Freni.
Languages
Italian (511)
French (54)
English (39)
German (26)
Russian (3)
Spanish (3)
Miscellaneous languages (1)
Dutch (1)
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