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Ghiaurov, Nicolai 1929-2004

Works: 1,082 works in 3,504 publications in 9 languages and 29,192 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Live sound recordings  Operas  Televised operas  Nonfiction television programs  Filmed operas  History  Opera television programs  Television adaptations  Film adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Other, per, Artist, Musician, Vocalist, l4
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Nicolai Ghiaurov
Faust by Charles Gounod( Recording )

108 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ORCHESTRA AND CHORUS OF THE THEATRE NATIONAL DE L'OPERA, PARIS. PRETRE, Georges. DOMINGO, Placido (tenor). FRENI, Mirella (soprano). GHIAUROV, Nicolai (bass). ALLEN, Thomas (baritone). COMMAND, Michelle (soprano). TAILLON, Jocelyn (mezzo-soprano). VENTO, Marc (baritone)
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

54 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PAVAROTTI, Luciano (tenor). MILNES, Sherrill (baritone). SUTHERLAND, Joan (soprano). DAVIES, Ryland (tenor). GHIAUROV, Nicolai (bass). TOURANGEAU, Huguette (mezzo-soprano). POLI, Pier Francesco (tenor). ROYAL OPERA HOUSE CHORUS. ROYAL OPERA HOUSE ORCHESTRA. BONYNGE, Richard (conductor)
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

43 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical excerpts drawn from Giacomo Puccini's La Bohème (London 421 049-2) with descriptive narration by Robert Lyall, to promote the upcoming production of the opera on February 11 & 12, 2005 by Opera Grand Rapids in De Vos Hall
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

114 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Verdi's most intriguing masterpieces, this March 1964 performance of Verdi's Don Carlo captures the opera's unique and tragic grandeur
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

84 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth and Banquo encounter three prophesying witches on their journey home from battle. Macbeth's ambitions are kindled by the witches' prediction that he will someday be king. In an effort to hasten the prophecy, he and Lady Macbeth plot the murders of those in the way. Under the strain of the heinous crimes, Lady Macbeth dies and Macbeth edges toward insanity. In the tragic climax, Macbeth is killed in a duel and Malcolm becomes king
Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi( )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon Boccanegra by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

50 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role of Simon Boccanegra is one of the capstones of Verdi's baritone repertoire. Sherrill Milnes gives a stunning portrayal of the 14th century Genoa doge, singing with both power and poetry, and reminding everyone why audiences acclaimed him the great American Verdi baritone of the day. Anna Tomowa-Sintow is Amelia, his long-lost daughter, in love with one of Boccanegra's most bitter political enemies. James Levine reveals his passion for Verdi's score, bringing out all the drama while reveling in its aching lyricism
Ernani [opera in four acts] by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

49 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary maestro Thomas Schippers conducts the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and chorus in a December 1962 performance of Verdi's Ernani, which features a truly bravura performance by Carlo Bergonzi
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco Opera's production of Puccini's bittersweet tale of high-spirited bohemians and doomed love
Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

53 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlos: Grand opéra en cinq actes. Livret: Joseph Méry et Camille du Locle
Boris Godunov by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky( Recording )

60 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rchestra ; Herbert von Karajan, con
Don Carlos an opera in five acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

27 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 522 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
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

31 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Egyptian soldier falls in love with his Ethiopian captive
Mefistofele by Arrigo Boito( Recording )

57 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 509 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
Guglielmo Tell by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

28 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Don Carlos an opera in five acts
Alternative Names
Gâurov, Nikolaj Georgiev

Ghiarov, Nicolai 1929-2004

Ghiauroff, Nicolai 1929-2004

Ghiaurov, Nicolaï

Ghiaurov Nicolaï 1929-2004

Ghiaúrov, Nikolaï

Ghiaurov, Nikolai 1929-2004

Giaourov, Nicolas

Giaourov Nicolas 1929-2004

Giaurov, Nikolai.

Giaurov, Nikolaï Georgiev

Gi︠a︡urov, Nikolaĭ Georgiev 1929-

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Gjaurov, Nicolaj G. 1929-2004

Gjaurov, Nicolaj Georgiev 1929-2004

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Gjaurow, Nicolaj G. 1929-2004

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Italian (443)

French (93)

Russian (40)

English (38)

German (30)

Bulgarian (7)

Spanish (2)

Latin (2)

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