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Muti, Riccardo

Works: 3,105 works in 8,047 publications in 9 languages and 87,746 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  Music  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Film adaptations  Nonfiction films  Sacred music  Motets 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Commentator, Other, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Director, dir, wpr, Composer, per
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Riccardo Muti
Don Giovanni (highlights) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

19 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights from the original soundtrack of the Joseph Losey film
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( )

83 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,550 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
I Capuleti e i Montecchi by Vincenzo Bellini( )

51 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basada en la obra Romeo and Juliet de W. Shakespeare
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

101 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Verdi's opera in which the love of the enslaved Ethiopian princess for an Egyptian general brings tragedy to all involved
Carmina Burana by Carl Orff( )

36 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina Burana is a scenic cantata composed by Carl Orff in 1935 and 1936. It is based on 24 of the poems found in the medieval collection Carmina Burana
Don Pasquale by Gaetano Donizetti( )

56 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 987 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
Symphonies nos. 1 & 5 by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attila by Giuseppe Verdi( )

41 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nabucco : highlights by Giuseppe Verdi( )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

63 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 761 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
Le nozze di figaro : highlights by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in Italian and German and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 752 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
Magnificat ; Gloria by Antonio Vivaldi( )

31 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

54 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 731 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
Stabat Mater by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( )

46 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stabat Maters van diverse componisten
Pines of Rome ; Fountains of Rome ; Feste romane by Ottorino Respighi( Recording )

21 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivan the Terrible ; Alexander Nevsky by Sergey Prokofiev( )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in Russian and Undetermined and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ivan el Terrible" es una de las más refinadas grabaciones de Muti, que no se pueden perder. Tanto en el aspecto coral como en el orquestal, las interpretaciones de "Alexander Nevski" y "The Bells" son francamente estupendas
Don Giovanni : dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

55 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outstanding RAI television archive recording of the opera performance of Da Ponte's tale of lust and subversion from the Teatro alla Scala
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck( )

39 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bevat: Complete opera "Orfeo ed Euridice" EMI CMS 763637
I vespri siciliani by Giuseppe Verdi( )

37 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This astonishing cast introduced Vespri to Met audiences only a few weeks before this broadcast and opera lovers fought for tickets to hear in person what all the excitement was about. James Levine's conducting was as passionate as it was authoritative, and the singers responded with performances that are still talked about with awe. Montserrat Caballé is lustrous as Elena, the young woman whose marriage to Arrigo (Nicolai Gedda) ignites a bloodbath. Sherrill Milnes is in top form as Monforte, the hated oppressor, who turns out to be much more than he seems
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Don Giovanni : dramma giocoso
Alternative Names
Muti, R.

Muti, Ricardo

Muti Ricardo 1941-....

Muti, Rikkardo.

Muti, Rikkardo, 1941-

Riccardo Muti chef d'orchestre

Riccardo Muti dyrygent włoski

Riccardo Muti Italiaans dirigent

Riccardo Muti Italian conductor

Riccardo Muti italienischer Dirigent

Ρικάρντο Μούτι

Мути, Риккардо

Мути, Риккардо биография

Рікардо Муті

ריקרדו מוטי

ریکاردو موتی

რიკარდო მუტი

리카르도 무티

무티, 리카르도 1941-

ムーティ, リッカルド



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