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Accademia di Santa Cecilia

Overview
Works: 389 works in 722 publications in 5 languages and 9,315 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Excerpts  Live sound recordings  Drama  Periodicals  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Art music  Stories, plots, etc 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Other, Editor, Musician, isb
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Accademia di Santa Cecilia
 
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Studi musicali by Accademia nazionale di Santa Cecilia (Roma)( )

in Italian and Undetermined and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rigoletto : highlights by Giuseppe Verdi( )

5 editions published in 2014 in Italian and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( )

20 editions published between 1951 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 464 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
Madama Butterfly by Puccini( Recording )

22 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini( )

7 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in Italian and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the action of the opera, based on the play by David Belasco, set at the height of the notorious Californian Gold Rush; this opera represents "a major advance on Puccini's previous work, especially in the careful interweaving of Western elements into an altogether larger canvas than anything he had tackled before."
Edgar by Giacomo Puccini( )

3 editions published in 2006 in Italian and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drame lyrique en 3 actes. Livret de Ferdinando Fontano daprès le poème dramatique dAlfred de Musset "La Coupe et les lèvres."
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1999 in Italian and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sutherland, Pavarotti, Caballe, Ghiaurov, Krause with Peter Pears London Philharmonic Orchestra - Mehta, conductor
Madama Butterfly : highlights by Giacomo Puccini( )

8 editions published between 1958 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( )

12 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is Maria Callas's only broadcast from the stage of the Met. Hearing "La Divina" in an actual performance is a unique thrill, and Lucia is a huge part of the palpable Callas mystique. Donizetti's bloody tale of the Scottish lass torn from her true love and forced into an arranged marriage, only to go mad and murder her bridegroom on their wedding night, was the perfect vehicle for Callas's wizardry. Her haunting voice simply becomes Lucia's--every facet of emotion so pronounced that we cannot escape her spell
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in Italian and English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This performance features the legendary African-American contralto Marian Anderson in her history-making Met debut role of Ulrica, the fortune-teller. At first her predictions are all good news. But who would believe the best friend of the king would actually murder him? Absurd. That's what the king (Jan Peerce) thinks. But he loves Amelia (Zinka Milanov), the wife of his friend Renato (Robert Merrill). And when Renato discovers them together, he joins the plot against the king. This is Verdian passion at its best
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( )

8 editions published between 1959 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete operas sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the librettos with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composers, biographies of the principal singers and conductors
Arias for Rubini by Juan Diego Flórez( )

2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera highlights by Antonio Vivaldi( )

2 editions published in 2010 in Italian and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tosca : (highlights) by Giacomo Puccini( )

2 editions published in 1961 in Italian and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tosca(excerpts): Dammi i colori ... Recondita armoni;Mario!Mario!Mario! ... Perce chiuso;Tre sbirri ... Una carrozza;Floria!Amore ... La povera mia cena fu interrotta ... Gia, mi dicon venal;Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore ... Sei troppo bella ... Tosca, finalmente mia!;E lucevan le stella ... O dolci mani ... Amaro sol er te Maria Callas, soprano Chorus of the Theatre National de l'Opera Jean Laforge, chorus master Orchestre de la Societe des Concerts du Conservatoire Georges Pretre, conductor
Ennio Morricone conducts Morricone : his greatest hits by Ennio Morricone( )

1 edition published in 2016 in Italian and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in Italian and held by 225 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
Pezzi sacri ; Libera me ; Ave Maria by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Latin and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

20 editions published between 1952 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

9 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in Italian and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth and Banquo encounter three prophesying witches on their journey home from battle. Macbeth's ambitions are kindled by the witches' prediction that he will someday be king. In an effort to hasten the prophecy, he and Lady Macbeth plot the murders of those in the way. Under the strain of the heinous crimes, Lady Macbeth dies and Macbeth edges toward insanity. In the tragic climax, Macbeth is killed in a duel and Malcolm becomes king
Guillaume Tell by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

3 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre Audi's new production of Guillaume Tell marked the first appearance of Rossini's final operatic masterpiece on the Met stage for nearly 85 years. Composed for the Paris Opera in 1829 and based on a play by Schiller, Guillaume Tell uses thrilling vocals, grand ballets, and magnificent choruses to tell the story of Swiss patriots throwing off the yoke of Austrian oppression. Baritone Gerald Finley sings the title role, lending great dignity to his character with his commanding yet beautiful singing. As the heroic youth Arnold, tenor Bryan Hymel excites with one blazing high note after another, opposite the spellbinding soprano Marina Rebeka as the conflicted Hapsburg princess Mathilde. John Relyea is the malevolent Austrian governor Gesler, and Janai Brugger shines as Tell's spirited son Jemmy. Fabio Luisi conducts a lively account of Rossini's score, beginning with its famously explosive overture
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names

controlled identityConservatorio di musica Santa Cecilia

Academia de Santa Cecilia

Académie nationale de Sainte Cécile

Académie Sainte Cécile

Académie Sainte Cécile (Roma)

Accademia di Santa Cecilia

Accademia di Santa Cecilia (Roma)

Accademia di Santa Cecilia Roma, Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Accademia nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Accademia nazionale di Santa Cecilia Roma

Akademia Muzyczna św. Cecylii

Congregazione dei maestri e professori di musica sacra (Rome)

Congregazione ed accademia dei maestri e professori di musica di Roma sotto la invocazione di Santa Cecilia

Congregazione ed accademia di Santa Cecilia

National academy of Santa Cecilia

R. Accademia di S. Cecilia

Regia accademia di Santa Cecilia

Rome Accademia di Santa Cecilia

Rome (City) Accademia di Santa Cecilia

Rome (Italie)

Rome (Italy). Accademia di Santa Cecilia

Languages
Italian (169)

English (15)

French (3)

Latin (3)

German (1)