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Caballé, Montserrat

Overview
Works: 1,519 works in 3,666 publications in 10 languages and 22,615 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings  Stories, plots, etc  Music  Interviews  Pictorial works 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer, Lyricist, Other, Artist, Composer, Interviewee, Dedicator, Creator, Librettist
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Montserrat Caballé
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
113 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,736 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
Mefistofele by Arrigo Boito ( Recording )
43 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 946 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
Norma by Vincenzo Bellini ( Recording )
84 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Montserrat Caballé is one of the few sopranos who have triumphed at the Met in the Herculean role of Norma. She was acclaimed for the astonishing beauty of her voice, her unbelievable breath control, and the ability to spin out shimmering soft tones that sent the audience into a frenzy. When she brought those formidable gifts to Bellini's magical score, the result was electrifying. Fiorenza Cossotto is Norma's friend, Adalgisa, and her rival for the affections of Pollione (Carlo Cossutta, in his Met debut)
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
76 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features highlights from Riccardo Muti's interpretation of Verdi's Aida, whose cast includes Montserrat Caballe and Placido Domingo
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
44 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Book (125 p. :
Il pirata by Vincenzo Bellini ( Recording )
43 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bellini's emotion-drenched opera had never been performed at the Met until superstar soprano Renée Fleming revealed its riches to captivated audiences. Gualtiero (Marcello Giodani) is an exiled count, forced to become a pirate. His enemy Ernesto (Dwayne Croft) blackmails Imogene (Fleming) into marrying him, even though he knows she loves Gualtiero. In the searing final scene Imogene goes insane when Gualtiero is condemned to death. This is riveting bel canto drama as you have seldom hear it
La Gioconda by Amilcare Ponchielli ( Recording )
47 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Gioconda: Dramma lirico in quattro atti, op.9. Libretto: Arrigo Boito
Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Puccini's opera about a pair of doomed lovers
Luisa Miller by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conductor Thomas Schippers leads a sensational cast in a gripping opera that at the time of this broadcast hadn't been heard at the Met in almost 40 years. As Luisa, Montserrat Caballé broke hearts, her beautiful voice and limpid singing conveying every nuance of the young girl's plight. Richard Tucker is a passionate, enticing Rodolfo, the man she loves but does not really know. As Luisa's tortured father, Sherrill Milnes demonstrates just how exciting a great Verdi baritone part can be. Ezio Flagello (Wurm) and Giorgio Tozzi (Count Walter) are evil personified
Lucrezia Borgia by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Così fan tutte K. 588 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1974 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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I masnadieri by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
24 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"First complete recording."--Container
Guillaume Tell by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andrea Chénier by Umberto Giordano ( Recording )
32 editions published between 1979 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tale of the young poet and his tragic life and death during the French Revolution
Montserrat Caballé the ultimate collection by Montserrat Caballé ( Recording )
66 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Montserrat Caballé interpreta fragments de les següents peces: Un Ballo in maschera ; Ernani ; Il Trovatore ; Luisa Miller ; Il Pirata
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Carlo (Richard Tucker) is a man on the edge with seemingly nowhere to turn: the fiancée he loves, the French princess Elisabeth de Valois (Delia Rigal), has been forced into marrying his own father, Spain's King Philip II (Jerome Hines). His closest friend, Rodrigo (Paolo Silveri), seems to be playing a dangerous game with the King. Princess Eboli (Fedora Barbieri), a proud aristocrat, is herself in love with Carlo. And always lurking in the background is the crafty Grand Inquisitor (the great Hans Hotter), who has his own agenda. Fritz Stiedry conducts Verdi's masterful score
Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1950 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elisabetta, regina d'Inghilterra by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
19 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gemma di Vergy by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1975 and 1995 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aroldo by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Caballé, ... 1933-
Caballé i Folc, Montserrat, 1933-
Caballé i Folch, María de Montserrat Viviana Concepción, 1933-
Caballé i Folch, Montserrat Concepción Bibiana
Caballé, M. (Montserrat), 1933-
Caballé, Monserrat 1933-
Caballé, Montserrat
Folch, Montserrat Concepción Bibiana Caballé i
Kavaljē, Monserata, 1933-
Montserrat Viviana Concepción Caballé i Folc, Maria de 1933-
Montserrat Viviana Concepción Caballé i Folch, Maria de 1933-
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