WorldCat Identities

Bruscantini, Sesto

Overview
Works: 456 works in 1,405 publications in 5 languages and 10,321 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art music  Televised operas  Librettos  Musical settings  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Other, Author, Vocalist, Conductor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Sesto Bruscantini
 
Most widely held works by Sesto Bruscantini
Don Pasquale by Gaetano Donizetti( )

67 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a wealthy old bachelor decides to take a pretty young wife, he is--this being opera--in for trouble. Especially when that wife is the enchanting Reri Grist. Fernando Corena sings the matrimonially inclined title hero, whose plan to disinherit his nephew--the suave, mesmerizing Alfredo Kraus--backfires with more than a little help from Tom Krause's Dr. Malatesta
Le nozze di Figaro : K. 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

33 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in Italian and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

71 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Italian soldiers test the faithfulness of their respective lovers by faking their departure to battle, reappearing in disguise as Albanians and proceeding to court them
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( )

25 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 460 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
La Cenerentola by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

65 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La cenerentola (Cinderella) Giulietta Simionato, mezzo-soprano Ugo Benelli, tenor Paolo Montarsolo,baritone Sesto Bruscantini, baritone Oliviero de Fabritiis, conductor Libretto and notes included
L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic opera about a young man who drinks a "magic" potion to make the girl he desires fall in love with him
Orlando furioso by Antonio Vivaldi( Recording )

35 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1) HORNE, Marilyn (mezzo-soprano). (1) ANGELES, Victoria de los (soprano). (1) VALENTI-TERRANI, Lucia (mezzo-soprano). (1) GONZALES, Carmen (alto). (1) BRUSCANTINI, Sesto (baritone). (1) ZACCARIA, Nicolas (bass). (1) KOZMA, Lajos (tenor). (1) CAMICA DELLA POLIFONIA CHOIR. (1) I SOLISTI VENETI. (1) SCIMONE, Claudio (conductor)
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

23 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi painted an immense canvas with this dark but tuneful opera. The legendary Leontyne Price is seen in one of her greatest roles, Leonora. Price's soaring voice encompasses every nuance of Leonora's emotion as she moves from joy through resignation to ultimate heartbreak. James Levine's brilliant leading of the Met orchestra and chorus is a lesson in Verdi style. Giuseppe Giacomini is Alvaro, the man Leonora loves, and Leo Nucci is Don Carlo, the dark instrument of their Fate
La serva padrona by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( Recording )

42 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Serva Padrona: Intermezzo in musica in due parti. Libretto: Gennaro Antonio Federico
Le nozze di Figaro ; Symphony no. 38 : "Prague" ; Symphony no. 39 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

2 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il mito dell'opera( )

in Italian and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'amore dei tre re; [opera in three acts by Italo Montemezzi( Recording )

12 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emilia di Liverpool ; L'eremitaggio di Liwerpool by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il matrimonio segreto by Domenico Cimarosa( Recording )

19 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geronimo, a wealthy citizen of Bologna, attemps to marry his daughter Elisetta to an English lord, Count Robinson. But the count prefers Geronimo's other daughter, Carolina, who is secretly married to Paolino, a young lawyer and business associate of Geronimo. Geronimo's sister Fidalma is herself in love with Paolino. Carolina and Paolino plan to elope. After a bedroom scene of mistaken identities, all ends happily with the Count agreeing to marry Elisetta
I puritani by Vincenzo Bellini( Recording )

31 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When this production opened, it had been more than half a century since Met audiences had last heard Bellini's gem of an opera. It was well worth the wait. "The best cast in the world," was how one critic described the legendary performers the Met brought together. The pair sent audiences into a frenzy with their sumptuous, dazzling singing. Joan Sutherland, dubbed "La Stupenda" by her fans and the press, is the hapless heroine Elvira who loses her heart--and her sanity--over Luciano Pavarotti, the Cavalier hero torn between love and duty
Un giorno di regno : (Il finto Stanislao) by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

27 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un giorno di regno: Melodramma giocoso in due atti. Libretto: Felice Romani
The marriage of Figaro : [highlights] by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

14 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The marriage of Figaro Italo Tajo, bass Gabriella Gatti, soprano Fernando Corena, baritone Sesto Bruscantini, bass Symphony Orchestra and Chorus of Roma della Radio-televisione Italiana Fernando Previtali, conductor
Griselda by Antonio Vivaldi( Recording )

7 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in Italian and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

17 editions published between 1900 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This abridged holiday presentation for families of opera's most popular comedy, sung in English, features a cast of youthful Met stars: Isabel Leonard is the feisty Rosina, Alek Shrader is her suitor, Count Almaviva, and Rodion Pogossov is Figaro, the resourceful barber of the title. John Del Carlo sings as Rosina's foolish guardian, Dr. Bartolo, and Yves Abel conducts
 
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Alternative Names
Sesto Bruscantini artiste lyrique

Sesto Bruscantini Italiaans zanger (1919-2003)

Sesto Bruscantini Italian opera singer

Sesto Bruscantini italienischer Sänger

セスト・ブルスカンティーニ

Languages
Italian (407)

German (21)

English (8)

Spanish (3)

Latin (1)