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Baltsa, Agnes

Overview
Works: 903 works in 2,361 publications in 7 languages and 18,301 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Stories, plots, etc  Parodies, imitations, etc  Operas  History 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Vocalist, Other, per, l4
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Agnes Baltsa
Carmen by Georges Bizet ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Bizet's opera, the tragic tale of a Spanish officer who throws his life away for the love of a gypsy temptress
Salome by Richard Strauss ( Recording )
47 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
BEHRENS, Hildegard (soprano). BOHM, Karl-Walter (tenor). BALTSA, Agnes (mezzo-soprano). DAM, Jose van (bass-baritone). OCHMAN, Wieslaw (tenor). ANGERVO, Helja (contralto). VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA. KARAJAN, Herbert von (conductor)
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
43 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 1950 production of Rossini's Il Barbiere di Siviglia features Lily Pons as Rosina, Giuseppe di Stefano as Count Almaviva and Giuseppe Valdengo as Figaro
I Capuleti e i Montecchi by Vincenzo Bellini ( Recording )
48 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I Capuleti e i Montecchi: Tragedia lirica in due atti. Libretto: Felice Romani
Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tannhäuser und der Sängerkrieg auf Wartburg: Grosse romantische Oper in drei Aufzügen (Pariser Fassung)
Carmen by Georges Bizet ( Recording )
41 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This production was recorded in the Teatro di San Carlo di Napoli in 1960 and is sung in Italian. This CD set also includes excerpts from two other productions; one with Giuletta Simionato as Carmen, recorded in Palermo in 1959 (sung in Italian) and one with Simionato as Carmen and Di Stefano as Don José recorded in La Scala Milan in 1955 and conducted by Karajan
Les contes d'Hoffmann (The tales of Hoffmann) by Jacques Offenbach ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poet Hoffmann tells the tales of his three past loves and how each affair was thwarted by the evil influence of his rival
La Gioconda by Amilcare Ponchielli ( Recording )
41 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Gioconda: Dramma lirico in quattro atti, op.9. Libretto: Arrigo Boito
Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss ( Recording )
30 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 375 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
Symphonie no. 9, op. 125 by Ludwig van Beethoven ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1977 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss ( Recording )
33 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schwarzkopf samlingen
Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solists : RIE Staatskapelle Dresden ; Rudolf Kempe, con
Don Giovanni KV 527 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1986 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'Italiana in Algeri by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Levine on the podium brings an ideal blend of sparkle and lyricism to Rossini's enchanting comedy. Olga Borodina is Isabella, the Italian girl who ends up in Algiers as she searches for her lost lover, Lindoro, sung by the sensational Juan Diego Flórez. Ferruccio Furlanetto is Mustafà, the Bey of Algiers, who keeps Lindoro prisoner and decides to make Isabella his own wife--even though he is already married to Elvira (Lyubov Petrova). Earle Patriarco is Taddeo and Mariusz Kwiecien sings the pirate captain Haly
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
37 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the story of the Verdi opera in which the love of the enslaved Ethiopian princess for an Egyptian general brings tragedy to all involved
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck ( Recording )
30 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Odeon: 80756
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
30 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The young Leonie Rysanek triumphs in her second Met broadcast of the almost four dozen she would do during her astonishing career. Here she is Elizabeth of Valois, married to King Philip II of Spain (Jerome Hines), even though she loves his son, Don Carlo (Giulio Gari). Rysanek's heartbreaking performance fully connects with Elizabeth's passion and despair. Beloved baritone Robert Merrill is Don Carlo's friend, Roderigo, killed by the Inquisition. Blanche Thebom is Princess Eboli and future superstar Martina Arroyo is heard in her Met debut role as the Celestial Voice
Così fan tutte from the Opernhaus Zürich, Switzerland ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in Italian and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A performance of Mozart's comedy of manners
Mitridate, rè di Ponto K. 87 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1977 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Cenerentola by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rossini's enchanting retelling of the Cinderella story features Jennifer Larmore as Angelina, the good and modest girl at the mercy of her nasty stepsisters. Her charms capture the heart of her Prince Charming, the handsome Don Ramiro (Raúl Giménez)--who is disguised as his own valet, Dandini (Alessandro Corbelli). Heartbreak and comic confusion ensue before the lovers are finally united. Simone Alaimo sings Angelina's bumbling stepfather Don Magnifico and John Relyea is the suave and wizardly philosopher Alidoro
 
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Alternative Names
Agnes, Baltsa
Baltsa, Agnese 1944-
Baltsa, Agni.
Valtsa, Agne
Valtsa, Agne 1944-
Languages
Italian (220)
German (152)
French (69)
English (19)
Spanish (3)
Dutch (3)
Multiple languages (1)