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Kollo, René 1937-

Works: 1,136 works in 2,938 publications in 6 languages and 18,853 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Operas  Nonfiction films  Filmed performances  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Filmed lectures  Symphonies  Filmed operas 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Vocalist, Other, Creator, Musician
Classifications: M1500.W13, 782.1
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Most widely held works about René Kollo
Most widely held works by René Kollo
Rienzi by Richard Wagner( Recording )

75 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Aug.-Sept. 1974 and Apr. 1976, Lucaskirche, Dresden
Parsifal : [ein Bühnenweihfestspiel] by Richard Wagner( )

75 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die tote Stadt by Erich Wolfgang Korngold( Recording )

53 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die tote Stadt: Oper in drei Akten, op.12. Libretto: Paul Schott (Julius Korngold)
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg by Richard Wagner( Recording )

72 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (The Master-Singers of Nuremberg): Overture performed by the Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra with Yevgeny Mravinsky conducting. [Note: This product is an authorized CD-R and is manufactured on demand]
Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner( Recording )

64 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tannhäuser deals with the medieval Minnesinger of that name
Das Lied von der Erde by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

94 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Lied von der Erde: Sinfonie für Alt, Tenor und Orchester. Text: Hans Bethge. Bearbeitung für Kammerorchester von Arnold Schönberg und Rainer Riehn
Symphony no. 8 by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

33 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first part of Mahler's 8th symphony is built around the 4th century Latin hymn Veni, Creator Spiritus (come, spirit of creation). The second part retells the final episode of Goethe's Faust in which the title character finds salvation. This recording also includes the Adagio from Mahler's 10th symphony and is the final installment of the San Francisco Symphony's Mahler cycle
The unanswered question : Norton lectures 1973 by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In these lectures Leonard Bernstein examines music from every age and place in the search for a worldwide, innate musical grammar. Includes performances with the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the Vienna Philharmonic
Die Dreigroschenoper = The threepenny opera = L'opéra de quat'sous by Kurt Weill( Recording )

35 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconstructed in the 1960s, years after the original negative was destroyed by the Nazis, G.W. Pabst's Threepenny Opera remains a deliciously dark film adaptation of Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill's brilliant musical
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Visual )

24 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A much deeper and darker tragedy in the form of this opera, a yearning for death in the guise of homesickness for the "dark land of night from which Tristan's mother sent him forth", determines Tristan's disposition and destiny from the beginning
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Recording )

47 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 417 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
Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner( Visual )

36 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This version by David Alden uses minimalist sets and costumes to depict Tannhäuser's conflict in choosing between earthly pleasures and spiritual aspirations
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner( Recording )

32 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opera about the captain of an infamous Dutch ghost ship who can be freed only by a woman who consents to marry him
Lohengrin by Richard Wagner( Recording )

40 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This broadcast of Wagner's most romantic opera stars René Kollo as the knight of the Holy Grail who arrives in a boat pulled by a swan to defend the innocent Elsa, played by Pilar Lorengar. Mignon Dunn is the dark and malevolent Ortrud who poisons the couple's happiness, with some help from her husband, Telramund (Donald McIntyre). James Levine leads the Met orchestra, bringing out the shimmer and the thunder of the score, along with every shade of expression in between
Missa solemnis : op. 123 by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

20 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Messe zeigte Beethoven auf dem Höhepunkt seiner Schaffenskraft und Helmuth Rilling, dem Bach-Collegium Stuttgart, der Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart und dem herausragenden Solistenquartett gelang eine weltweit beachtete Referenzeinspielung dieses großartigen Meisterwerks, die nun in einer neuen Auflage als edle Sammleredition vorliegt
Fidelio, op. 72 by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

16 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss( Recording )

23 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant ensemble cast bring Strauss's beloved operetta to life, with new English dialogue by playwright Douglas Carter Beane and lyrics by Jeremy Sams (who also directed this production, first seen on New Year's Eve 2013). Christopher Maltman and Susanna Phillips are Eisenstein and Rosalinde, the married couple at the center of this lighthearted tale of love, revenge, and mistaken identities. Paulo Szot sings Falke, Eisenstein's friend, who sets the plot in motion. Anthony Roth Costanzo is Prince Orlofsky, Jane Archibald sings Adele, and Broadway star Danny Burstein is Frosch, the jailer. Adam Fischer conducts
Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss( Recording )

29 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solists : RIE Staatskapelle Dresden ; Rudolf Kempe, con
Die Frau ohne Schatten by Richard Strauss( Recording )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 229 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
Otmar Suitner und die Staatskapelle Berlin : seine persönliche Auswahl zum 80. Geburstag by Otmar Suitner( )

4 editions published in 2002 in 3 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Kollodzieyski, René.

Kollodzieyski, René 1937-

René Kollo artiste lyrique

René Kollo Duits zanger

René Kollo German opera singer

René Kollo músico alemán

Колло, Рене


German (565)

English (31)

Latin (19)

Italian (2)

French (1)

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