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Böhm, Karl 1894-1981

Overview
Works: 3,609 works in 8,294 publications in 9 languages and 58,480 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Musical settings  Live sound recordings  Filmed operas  Film adaptations  Art music  Nonfiction films  Concertos  Song cycles 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author, Singer, Other, Interviewee, Composer, Honoree, msd, Actor, Artist, Director
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Karl Böhm
Le nozze di Figaro : K. 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

75 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the entire opera
Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

124 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opname tijdens de Salzburger Festspiele 2 augustus 1954. Orfeo C 357 942 I
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Recording )

112 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wagner's revolutionary score changed the world of music with its radical portrayal of an all-consuming passion that can only be fulfilled in death. The legendary Birgit Nilsson sings Isolde, one of her greatest roles, in her second Met season. Karl Liebl is Tristan, the man she loves--and the best friend of the man she is forced to marry. Jerome Hines is the sorrowful King Marke and Irene Dalis sings Isolde's stalwart companion, Brangäne
Die Frau ohne Schatten by Richard Strauss( Recording )

67 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strauss and Hofmannsthal's sumptuous and magical fairy tale receives an authoritative performance conducted by the great Karl Böhm, a protégé of the composer, in his last Met broadcast. The extraordinary cast is led by Leonie Rysanek as the Empress, the "woman without a shadow" of the title, who stars opposite James King as the ethereal Emperor, Walter Berry as the goodhearted Barak the Dyer, Ursula Schröder-Feinen as the hapless Dyer's Wife, and Mignon Dunn as the sinister Nurse
Symphonien nos. 35-41 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

18 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le nozze di Figaro : opera buffa in quattro atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

37 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aftermath of courtship by Count Almaviva to Rosina who had been the ward of Dr. Bartolo. The courtship involved the count in actions supported by the town barber Figaro. Dr. Bartolo and a former servant Marcellina conspire to seek revenge on Figaro
Concerto for fllute and harp ; Flute concerto no. 1 ; Bassoon concerto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

27 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Così fan tutte (Highlights) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

18 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elektra by Richard Strauss( Recording )

58 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the great broadcasts in Met history, this performance of Strauss's stunning one-act drama truly deserves the adjective "legendary." The incomparable Birgit Nilsson delivers a searing portrayal of the title heroine, the Greek princess obsessed with avenging the murder of her father, Agamemnon. A passionate Leonie Rysanek is her sister, Chrysothemis, who longs for a normal life and begs Elektra to give up her fixation. Thomas Stewart sings Orest, their brother, and Jean Madeira, in her final Met appearance, gives a chilling performance as Klytämnestra, Elektra's mother. Strauss friend and protégé Karl Böhm conducts with unmatched authority and passion
Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

68 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

18. Jahrhundert; Oper
Salome by Richard Strauss( Recording )

45 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Birgit Nilsson gives a spectacular performance as Strauss's biblical princess. Walter Cassel is the imprisoned prophet Jochanaan, the object of Salome's desire. When he rejects her advances, Salome has no hesitation in exacting her murderous revenge. The infamous final scene, in which she kisses Jochanaan's severed head, is one of the most searing endings in all of opera--and one of Nilsson's legendary performances. Karl Böhm, a protégée and collaborator of Strauss, leads a authoritative, colorful, and impassioned rendition of the score, in a performance that also stars Karl Liebl as Herod, Irene Dalis as Herodias, and George Shirley as Narraboth
Wozzeck by Alban Berg( Recording )

47 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Levine, a longtime champion of this groundbreaking work, has conducted every Met performance of Wozzeck since 1974. He brings Berg's revolutionary score to dramatic life in this broadcast, leading an extraordinary cast headed by Christian Boesch and Hildegard Behrens. Boesch gives a heartbreaking performance as the poor, abused soldier of the title, and Behrens is stunning as his faithless and conflicted wife, Marie. Richard Cassilly sings the vain Drum Major who seduces her, and Ragnar Ulfung and Franz Mazura are the Captain and the Doctor, who mock and torture Wozzeck
Salome by Richard Strauss( Visual )

30 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Biblical story of Salome and the imprisionment of John the Baptist
Daphne by Richard Strauss( Recording )

44 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

VIENNA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. BOHM, Karl (conductor)
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen = Songs of a wayfarer = Chants d'un compagnon errant ; Kindertotenlieder = Chants pour des enfants morts ; Rückert-Lieder by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

32 editions published between 1895 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrangementer til Wienerskolen, specielt til Verein für musikalische Privataufführungen
Konzerte = Concertos by Johannes Brahms( )

16 editions published between 1979 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Entführung aus dem Serail by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

34 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Production of Mozart's opera about the Spanish nobleman who seeks to rescue his beloved Konstanze from the hands of the Pasha
Die Klavierkonzerte = The piano concertos by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

18 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Klavierkonzert Nr.1 g-Moll, op.25 / Klavierkonzert Nr.2 d-Moll, op.40 / Capriccio brillant h-Moll für Klavier und Orchester, op.22
Symphonie No. 40 ; Symphonie No. 41 : "Jupiter" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

27 editions published between 1962 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ouvertüren & Vorspiele Overtures & preludes by Richard Wagner( )

22 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ouvertüren zu Rienzi, Tannhäuser, Meistersinger, Parsifal
 
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Alternative Names
Bëm, Karl.

Boehm, Karl

Boehm, Karl 1894-1981

Böhm, Carl 1894-1981

Bohm, Charles 1894-1981

Böhm, K. 1894-1981

Böhm, K. (Karl), 1894-1981

Böhm, Karl 1894-

Böhm, Karl 1894-1981

Böhm, Karl August Leopold

Böhm, Karl August Leopold 1894-1981

Carolus Böhm

Karl Böhm austriacki dyrygent

Karl Böhm Austrian conductor

Karl Böhm direttore d'orchestra austriaco

Karl Böhm dirigent uit Oostenrijk (1894-1981)

Karl Böhm rakouský dirigent

Miguel Salmon del Real Director de Orquesta Mexicano

Карл Бём

קרל בהם

کارل بوم

카를 뵘

カール・ベーム

ベーム, カール

卡尔·伯姆

卡爾·貝姆

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