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Romani, Felice 1788-1865

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Norma by Vincenzo Bellini( Recording )

317 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 4,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pollione, a Roman Proconsul, has two children by Norma, a Druid priestess, in the course of a long relationship. Norma isn't as young and beautiful as once she was. A temple virgin, Adalgisa, is young and beautiful. Pollione must have her. He has importuned the young virgin to run away with him to Rome, and she has finally agreed. When Norma learns of Pollione's faithlessness, she threatens to kill the two children. Before she can do this, the Druid temple priests apprehend Pollione as he attempts to abscond with their sacred virgin, Adalgisa. The priests build a pyre to burn Pollione to death. Norma relents. Instead of killing the children, she blames herself for her misery and climbs onto the pyre to die with Pollione
L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

201 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Schippers leads a superlative cast in one of Donizetti's most beloved comic operas. This two disc set was taken from a live performance on March 5, 1966 and features Carlo Bergonzi as Nemorino and Roberta Peters as Adina
La Sonnambula by Vincenzo Bellini( Recording )

190 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La Sonnambula" (The Sleepwalker) was first produced at the Teatro Careano, Milan, in March 1831. The libretto, by Romani, the foremost Italian librettist of the time, sets forth a rather childish if simple and natural story of lowly life in a Swiss village. The heroine, Amina, is a rustic damsel who walks in her sleep. Rodolfo, the young lord of the village, has just returned from abroad, and Amina, in her sleep, enters his room at the inn. Amina's wedding to Elvino, a wealthy landowner, was just about to be celebrated. But now the jealous Lisa, the pretty hostess of the inn, denounces Amina, and herself gains the temporary regard of Elvino. Rodolfo proclaims Amina's innocence, but nobody believes him until Amina is seen walking in her sleep, this time over a slim bridge above the mill-wheel. Her innocence is thus confirmed, and the conventional happy ending is assured
I Capuleti e i Montecchi by Vincenzo Bellini( )

121 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basada en la obra Romeo and Juliet de W. Shakespeare
Anna Bolena by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

118 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Bolena: Tragedia lirica in due atti. Libretto: Felice Romani
Il Turco in Italia by Gioacchino Rossini( )

85 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Turco in Italia: Dramma buffo per musica in due atti. Libretto: Felice Romani
L'elisir d'amore = The elixir of love : comic opera in two acts by Gaetano Donizetti( )

161 editions published between 1850 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composition de l'orchestre: 2*.2.2.2./ 2.2.3.0., cordes, harpe, timbales, grosse caisse
Lucrezia Borgia by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

56 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Victor Hugo's most sensational play, 'Lucrece Borgia', a scandalous tale of murder, torture, incest, homosexuality, drunkenness and orgies, Donizetti's opera is one of the great masterpieces of Italian 'bel canto' repertoire. While omitting some of its more excessive elements, the libretto by Felice Romani inspired Donizetti to compose superb arias, duets, ensembles and choruses, bringing each act to a stirring conclusion. Brimming with high drama and pathos, this production stars Greek diva Dimitra Theodossiou in the infamous title role, praised for her stupendous acting and singing as England's Queen Elizabeth I in Donizetti's 'Roberto Devereux'
Il pirata by Vincenzo Bellini( Recording )

72 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bellini's emotion-drenched opera had never been performed at the Met until superstar soprano Renée Fleming revealed its riches to captivated audiences. Gualtiero (Marcello Giodani) is an exiled count, forced to become a pirate. His enemy Ernesto (Dwayne Croft) blackmails Imogene (Fleming) into marrying him, even though he knows she loves Gualtiero. In the searing final scene Imogene goes insane when Gualtiero is condemned to death. This is riveting bel canto drama as you have seldom hear it
La sonnambula : opera in two acts by Vincenzo Bellini( )

116 editions published between 1862 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norma : lyric tragedy in two acts by Vincenzo Bellini( )

118 editions published between 1831 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norma : extraits by Vincenzo Bellini( )

19 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights from Bellini's Opera, Norma. Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala Opera House, Milan, Tullio Serafin, Conductor. Maria Callas, soprano; Franco Corelli, tenor; Christa Ludwig, mezzo-soprano; Nicola Zaccaria, bass; Edda Vincenzi, soprano
Zaira by Vincenzo Bellini( )

23 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acclaimed Italian conductor Maurizio Benini makes his Glyndebourne debut in Donizetti’'s intoxicating and deeply touching opera, whose fast-moving comic story unfolds the romantic rivalry between penniless farmhand and bumptious soldier, both vying for the love of Adina. Will the bogus Dr Dulcamara'’s potion - the elixir of love - help farmhand Nemorino win her heart? Peter Auty takes the role of Nemorino with Ekaterina Siurina as Adina
La sonnambula (highlights) by Vincenzo Bellini( )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Italian and German and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capuletti ed Montecchi : a lyric tragedy in 2 acts with Italian text by Vincenzo Bellini( )

138 editions published between 1830 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un giorno di regno : (Il finto Stanislao) by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

37 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un giorno di regno: Melodramma giocoso in due atti. Libretto: Felice Romani
Alina by Gaetano Donizetti( )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti( Book )

164 editions published between 1832 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sous la version originale du libretto de cet opřa italien du 19e sic̈le, le mot ̉mot du texte en traduction franȧise et anglaise avec, en marge de celle-ci, une traduction littřaire dans l'une et l'autre langue. Un instrument utile aux professionnels pour la comprȟension et l'interprťation du texte, et aux amateurs pour un meilleur profit de l'audition musicale
Scena lirica : Mentì [i.e. Menti] all'avviso : for solo voice and piano by Giacomo Puccini( )

2 editions published in 1979 in Italian and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Norma : lyric tragedy in two acts
Alternative Names
Felice Romani auteur dramatique, poète, critique littéraire, librettiste

Felice Romani escriptor italià

Felice Romani escritor italiano

Felice Romani Italiaans librettist (1788-1865)

Felice Romani Italian writer

Felice Romani italienischer Librettist

Felice Romani italský básník a libretista

Rōmanē, Eutychios 1788-1865

Romani

Romani F.

Romani, F. 1788-1865

Romani, Felice

Romani, Felici 1788-1865

Romani, Feliks.

Romani , Felix

Romani Félix 1788-1865

Romani, Gianfrancesco 1788-1865

Romani Giuseppe Felice

Romani, Giuseppe Felice 1788-1865

Романи, Феличе

Феличе Романи

Феличе Романи итальянский писатель, поэт и либреттист

Феліче Романі

Ֆելիչե Ռոմանի

פליצ'ה רומאני

רומאני, פליס

רומאני, פליצ'ה

רומני, פליס

로마니, 펠리체 1788-1865

フェリーチェ・ロマーニ

ロマーニ, フェリーチェ

菲力切·羅馬尼

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La sonnambula : opera in two actsNorma : lyric tragedy in two actsCapuletti ed Montecchi : a lyric tragedy in 2 acts with Italian text