Sutherland, Joan 1926-2010
Most widely held works about Joan Sutherland
Most widely held works by Joan Sutherland
Messiah arias and choruses by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
62 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,450 libraries worldwide
1: Symphony; 2: Comfort ye, My people; 3: Ev'ry valley shall be exalted; 4: And He shall purify the sons of Levi; 5: Behold, a virgin shall concieve, 6: O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion; 7: For unto us a Child is a born; 8: Pifa (Pastrol Symphony); 9: There were shepherds; 10: Rejoice greatly, o daughter of ZIon; 11: He shall feed his flock; 12: All we like sheep have gone astray; 13: Thy rebuke hath broken His heart; 14: Behold and see; 15: The Lord gave the word; 16: Why do the nations; 17: halleuljah; 18: I know that my Redeemer liveth; 19: Behold, I tell you a mystery; 20: The tumpet shall sound; 21: Worthy is the Lamb..Amen.
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
148 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,205 libraries worldwide
"A brooding tale of love, murder, and vengeance set in seventeenth-century Scotland."--Container.
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
57 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,035 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.
Norma by Vincenzo Bellini ( Recording )
137 editions published between 1965 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 983 libraries worldwide
Norma, a Druid priestess in Gaul during the Roman occupation, has broken her vow of chastity with an enemy of her people, the Proconsul Pollione, who has now turned to another lover. Norma must choose between taking vengeance against him or atoning for her sins.
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
129 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 972 libraries worldwide
1st work is a complete performance of Verdi's La Traviata ; 2nd work contains act 1, scene 2 of Verdi's La Traviata.
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
68 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in 7 languages and held by 935 libraries worldwide
La fille du régiment by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
74 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 830 libraries worldwide
The waif Marie is adopted by a French army regiment, falls in love with a Tyrolean youth called Tonio, but is carried off to live with the Marquise of Berkenfeld who plans to turn her into a genteel lady and marry her to an aristocrat; but the Marquise turns out to be her long lost mother who lets her marry Tonio in the end.
Siegfried by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
46 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 810 libraries worldwide
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
84 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 794 libraries worldwide
A prima donna's progress : the autobiography of Joan Sutherland by Joan Sutherland ( Book )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 786 libraries worldwide
Joan Sutherland's voice remains one of the marvels of our century. Her liquid tone, astonishing thrills, range and accuracy justly earned her the title 'La Stupenda'. Now retired from singing, Joan has written her autobiography, bringing to vivid life that remarkable career which spanned more than forty years.
Lakmé by Léo Delibes ( Recording )
47 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 645 libraries worldwide
An Indian priestess falls tragically in love with a British officer.
Les contes d'Hoffmann The tales of Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach ( Recording )
66 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in 7 languages and held by 637 libraries worldwide
Booklet includes articles by William Weaver and by Richard Bonynge, synopsis & Disc-side analysis, plus libretto.
Lucia di Lammermoor ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 600 libraries worldwide
Encrico tries to force his sister to wed Arturo in order to save a family fortune.
La sonnambula by Vincenzo Bellini ( Recording )
57 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in 7 languages and held by 589 libraries worldwide
La Sonnambula: Melodramma in due atti. Libretto: Felice Romani.
Les Huguenots by Giacomo Meyerbeer ( Recording )
65 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 581 libraries worldwide
Dame Joan Sutherland's farewell performance to the operatic stage, this production captures the horror and tragedy of the St. Bartholomew's Day massacre, as well as the splendor and romance of 16th century France.
I Puritani by Vincenzo Bellini ( Recording )
73 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 581 libraries worldwide
L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
46 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
56 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 551 libraries worldwide
The plot revolves around its two female characters. Acuzena is the daughter of a gypsy who, fifteen years before, was burned as a witch for cursing the young son of a nobleman. In revenge, Acuzena abducted the son to throw into the embers of the same fire, but, in her distress, threw in her own son. She has brought up the other child as her own. Leonora (Sutherland) is a lady-in-waiting at court who is loved by two men, the Count di Luna, who is the older son of the nobleman who had Acuzena's mother burned, and Manrico, the troubadour, and leader of the rebel forces engaged in civil war against the count. Tragedy results when the four come together.
Semiramide by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
62 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Semiramide: Melodramma tragico in due atti. Libretto: Gaetano Rossi.
The art of the prima donna by Joan Sutherland ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in 7 languages and held by 481 libraries worldwide
Anne Boleyn,--Queen, consort of Henry VIII, King of England,--1507-1536 Australia Biography Bonynge, Richard Borgia, Lucrezia,--1480-1519 Carols Christmas music Concert films Conductors (Music) Don Juan (Legendary character) Drama Feature films Filmed operas France History Hoffmann, E. T. A.--1776-1822 Interviews Marguerite,--Queen, consort of Henry IV, King of France,--1553-1615 Mary,--Queen of Scots,--1542-1587 Masques with music Motion picture music Musicals--Excerpts Music--Instruction and study Nonfiction films Opera Operas Operas Operas--Excerpts Operas--Excerpts, Arranged Oratorios Oratorios--Excerpts Pavarotti, Luciano Pictorial works Portraits Requiems Requiems--Excerpts Revolution (France : 1789-1799) Sacred songs (High voice) with orchestra Saint Bartholomew's Day (Massacre of, France : 1572) Semiramis,--Queen, consort of Shamshi-Adad V, King of Assyria,--9th cent. B.C Singers Songs (High voice) with orchestra Songs (High voice) with piano Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra Sopranos (Singers) Sutherland, Joan,--1926-2010 Symphonies Vocal duets with orchestra Wars of the Huguenots (France : 1562-1598) Women singers
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Sutherland, Joan Alston 1926-2010
Sutherland, Joan, Dame, 1926-
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