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Angeles, Victoria de los

Overview
Works: 1,635 works in 4,184 publications in 13 languages and 38,581 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art music  Motion picture music  Music  Excerpts  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Instrumentalist, Vocalist, Interviewee, Other, Arranger, Editor, Musician, Author of introduction, Contributor, Conductor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Faust by Charles Gounod( Recording )

108 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the leading conductors of French repertoire in the 20th century, Pierre Monteux brings out both the dramatic intensity and the elegant sweep of Gounod's opera. Victoria de los Angeles is charm and innocence personified as Marguerite, the young woman who is loved and betrayed by Faust, sung here by beloved American tenor Jan Peerce. The great Cesare Siepi is a truly devilish Méphistophélès, and Robert Merrill sings Valentin, Marguerite's brother. Mildred Miller co-stars as Siébel, the young student who is also in love with Marguerite
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

103 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary Spanish soprano Victoria de los Angeles delivers a passionate and sensitive portrayal of one of her greatest roles, the seamstress Mimì, in her final broadcast from the stage of the Met. She is joined by Barry Morell as her lover, the poet Rodolfo, Heidi Krall as the flirtatious Musetta, and Lorenzo Testi as Marcello. Fernando Corena makes a cameo as the landlord Benoit, and George Schick conducts
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( )

69 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
Carmen by Georges Bizet( )

96 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bizet's iconic gypsy was the most celebrated role of the legendary Risë Stevens--and this dramatically compelling performance leaves no doubt that she was one of its greatest interpreters. Richard Tucker is Don José, the soldier whose love for Carmen destroys them both. Victoria de los Angeles gives an enchanting performance as the innocent Micaela, and Frank Guarrera is the magnetic matador Escamillo
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( )

47 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Werther by Jules Massenet( )

50 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young poet and his tragic love affair with Charlotte, the eldest daughter of the town Magistrate
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( )

45 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 857 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
Simon Boccanegra by Giuseppe Verdi( )

48 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sensational cast brings Verdi's dark drama--a rarity in 1950--to stirring life. The great baritone Leonard Warren takes on the title role, opposite Astrid Varnay as his long-lost daughter Amelia, one of the legendary Wagnerian soprano's few Italian roles. Met audience favorite Richard Tucker is Gabriele Adorno, Amelia's lover and Boccanegra's political enemy-turned-supporter. Mihály Székely sings Fiesco, Giuseppe Valdengo is Paolo, and Fritz Stiedry conducts
Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( )

39 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre Monteux, a master of French repertoire, conducts in this 1955 performance of Offenbach's Les Contes d'Hoffman. This Metropolitan Opera production features an all-star cast that includes Rise Stevens, Richard Tucker, Roberta Peters, and Lucine Amara
La vida breve by Manuel de Falla( Recording )

55 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teresa Berganza, mezzo-soprano ; Alicia Nafé, mezzo-soprano ; José Carreras, tenor ; supporting vocalists ; Ambrosian Opera Chorus ; London Symphony Orchestra ; Garcia Navarro, conductor
Il trittico by Giacomo Puccini( )

23 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first work is a love tale set among the poor bargemen of Paris. The second work relates the story of a nun's suicide. The third work is a humorous story of greedy relatives who manipulate a dead man's will
Manon by Jules Massenet( Recording )

67 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Massenet's most popular opera receives a sensational performance led by Pierre Monteux, the foremost French conductor of his time, who brings out all the elegance and Gallic flavor of this tuneful and sophisticated score. Victoria de los Angeles is Manon, the personification of charm and allure, in a ideal portrayal. When handsome young Des Grieux (Cesare Valletti) asks her to run away from life at a convent to which her family is sending her, Manon seizes the opportunity to live a life of pleasure. But her infatuation with luxury eventually ruins them both and their story ends tragically
A tribute to Gerald Moore by Gerald Moore( )

27 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'enfance du Christ ; Romeo et Juliette (excerpts) by Hector Berlioz( )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in French and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( )

29 editions published between 1953 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 545 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
Chants d'Auvergne = Songs of the Auvergne = Lieder aus der Auvergne by Joseph Canteloube( )

28 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )

21 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SYNOPSIS: In order to cure her unhappiness, Dido, queen of Carthage, marries the Trojan prince, Aeneas, who is madly in love with her. While Dido and Aeneas are out hunting, an evil Sorceress and her assistants plot the destruction of Dido and Carthage. Soon, an evil witch disguised as the God Mercury stops Aeneas. She tells him that he must abandon Carthage and found a new Troy on Latin soil. While Aeneas hates the thought of leaving Dido, he cannot refuse a god's command. In the end, Aeneas decides to defy the god's command and stay with Dido. Nevertheless, Dido refuses to stay with a lover who even considered leaving her and soon dies
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( )

34 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story involves Rosina who is kept under lock and key by her guardian, Dr. Bartolo, who intends to marry her. However, she is being wooed by Count Almaviva disguised as Lindoro, a student. Bartolo is alerted to the scheme as the comic love story unravels
Requiem by Gabriel Fauré( )

3 editions published in 1998 in Latin and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bachianas brasileiras nos. 2, 5, 6 [and] 9 by Heitor Villa-Lobos( Recording )

26 editions published between 1958 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Cavalleria rusticana
Alternative Names
Angeles López, Victoria de los.

Angeles Lopez, Victoria de los, 1923-

Angeles López, Victoria de los, 1923-2005

Angeles, V. de los 1923-2005

Ángeles, Victoria de los.

Ángeles, Victoria de los 1923-2005

Àngels, Victòria dels

Àngels, Victòria dels, 1923-2005

Ankheles, Viktorii︠a︡ de los

Ankheles, Viktoriia de los 1923-2005

Cima, Gómez, 1923-2005

Cima, Victoria Gomez.

De los Angeles López, Victoria.

De los Angeles López, Victoria 1923-2005

de los Angeles, Victoria

De los Angeles, Victoria, 1923-

De los Ángeles Victoria 1923-2005

De los Ankheles, Viktorii︠a︡

Dels Angels, Victòria.

Gómez Cima, Victoria.

Gómez Cima, Victoria 1923-2005

Lopez Garcia, Victoria.

López García, Victoria de los Ángeles.

López García, Victoria de los Ángeles 1923-2005

López i García, Victòria dels Àngels, 1923-2005

López, Victoria de los Angeles.

López, Victoria de los Angeles 1923-2005

Los Angeles López, Victoria de

los Angeles, Victoria de

Los Angeles, Victoria de, 1923-

Los Ángeles, Victoria de, 1923-2005

Los Ankheles, Viktorii︠a︡ de

LosAngeles, Victoria de 1923-2005

Victoria de los Ángeles

Victoria de los Ángeles, 1923-2005

Victoria de los Ángeles Catalan/Spanish opera singer

Victoria de los Ángeles soprano spagnolo

Victoria de los Ángeles Spaans zangeres

Victoria de los Ángeles spanische Sopranistin

Victoria de los Ángeles spansk sångare

Victoria de los Ángeles spansk sanger

Victoria de los Angeles śpiewaczka hiszpańska (sopran)

Victòria dels Àngels

Viktorija de los Anheles

Βικτόρια ντελς Άνχελς

Викторија де лос Анхелес

Вікторія де лос Анхелес

Лос Анхелес, Виктория де

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