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Muti, Riccardo

Works: 2,951 works in 7,175 publications in 9 languages and 67,025 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Live sound recordings  Music  Operas  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Sacred music  Cantatas, Secular  Stories, plots, etc 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author, Commentator, Interviewee, Director, per, Author of introduction, Instrumentalist, Composer, Other, con
Classifications: M1500.V47, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Riccardo Muti
Don Giovanni (highlights) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

18 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights from the original soundtrack of the Joseph Losey film
I Capuleti e i Montecchi by Vincenzo Bellini( )

50 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basada en la obra Romeo and Juliet de W. Shakespeare
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

96 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Verdi's opera in which the love of the enslaved Ethiopian princess for an Egyptian general brings tragedy to all involved
Don Pasquale by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

52 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 935 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
Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

51 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extraordinary performance of Verdi's unforgettable Requiem features a dream cast: soprano Leontyne Price, equally acclaimed for her soaring phrasing and the nobility with which she sings the words, is joined by Plácido Domingo, one of the great Verdi tenors of his generation, distinguished mezzo-soprano Florence Quivar, and magnificent bass John Cheek. Under James Levine's inspired conducting, the Met Orchestra and Chorus deliver a thrilling account of this breathtaking score
Carmina Burana by Carl Orff( )

35 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugune Ormandy and the Philadelphia Orchestra are joined by the Rutgers University Choir, Janice Harsanyi, Rudolf Petrak, and Harve Presnell for this 1960 production of Orff's Carmina Burana
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( )

70 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
Attila by Giuseppe Verdi( )

40 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

50 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary maestro Thomas Schippers conducts the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and chorus in a December 1962 performance of Verdi's Ernani, which features a truly bravura performance by Carlo Bergonzi
Magnificat Gloria by Antonio Vivaldi( )

28 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in Italian and German and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Verdi's most intriguing masterpieces, this March 1964 performance of Verdi's Don Carlo captures the opera's unique and tragic grandeur
Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi( )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stabat Mater by Gioacchino Rossini( )

34 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationally renowned conductor Antonio Pappano leads an all-star cast of soloists, as well as one of Italy's best-known orchestras, in the first recording of Rossini's Stabat Mater in over ten years. This is a companion piece to last year's Verdi Messa Da Requiem by Pappano
Le nozze di figaro highlights by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in Italian and German and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies 1 & 5 by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erscheint das Projekt einer weiteren Gesamtaufnahme ... überhaupt noch sinnvoll? Im Fall des Beethoven Orchesters muss die Frage mit einem eindeutigen Ja beantwortet werden. Denn solch ein Klangdokument gibt Auskunft darüber, wie man es in der Geburtsstadt Beethovens mit dessen Musik hält; ein Zyklus ist eine musikalische Positionsbestimmung. .... Mit diesem Auftakt zur Gesamteinspielung hinterlegt das Beethoven Orchester eine beeindruckende Beethoven-Visitenkarte. Auf solchem Niveau wäre eine Aufnahme unter den Vorgängern Bluniers sicher nicht zu realisieren gewesen (
Scheherazade symphonie suite after "Tales of the Arabian nights," op. 35 ; Tsar Saltan : suite from the opera, op. 57 = Zar Saltan by Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov( )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer readable information includes biographies, historical information, and scores
Pines of Rome Fountains of Rome ; Feste romane by Ottorino Respighi( Recording )

15 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I vespri siciliani by Giuseppe Verdi( )

35 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's gripping tale of Sicilians rising against the occupying French stars Renata Scotto in her only broadcast of this rarely heard masterpiece. From the beginning of the opera, when Elena (Scotto) sings an "innocent" song fanning the people's resentment against the foreign army, to the end, when the ringing of her wedding bells signals the start of the revolt, Scotto's artistry blazes. James Levine leads the Met Orchestra and Chorus in a wonderfully idiomatic performance, and Ruggero Raimondi is magnificent as Procida, the outlawed Sicilian leader
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck( )

37 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bevat: Complete opera "Orfeo ed Euridice" EMI CMS 763637
Ivan the Terrible Alexander Nevsky by Sergey Prokofiev( )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in Russian and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Muti Ricardo 1941-....

Muti, Rikkardo

Riccardo Muti chef d'orchestre

Riccardo Muti dyrygent włoski

Riccardo Muti Italian conductor

Riccardo Muti italienischer Dirigent

Ρικάρντο Μούτι

Мути, Риккардо

Рікардо Муті

ריקרדו מוטי

რიკარდო მუტი

리카르도 무티

ムーティ, リッカルド



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