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Resnik, Regina 1922-2013

Works: 406 works in 1,061 publications in 7 languages and 9,511 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Art music  Music  Original cast recordings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Excerpts  Arrangements (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Director, Author, Commentator, Narrator, Other, Musician, Interviewee, Speaker, Costume designer
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Vanessa by Samuel Barber( Recording )

41 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This broadcast, recorded just two weeks after Vanessa's Met world premiere, presents the original cast in spectacular form. Eleanor Steber is marvelous as the title heroine, a beautiful woman awaiting the return of her long-lost lover. But the man who arrives is his son, Anatol (a suave Nicolai Gedda). The handsome youth plays a dangerous emotional game of wooing both Vanessa and her niece Erika (an enchanting Rosalind Elias)--with devastating consequences. Regina Resnik stars as the Old Baroness and Giorgio Tozzi is the kind Doctor. Conductor Dimitri Mitropoulos gives an impassioned reading of Barber's superb score
Elektra by Richard Strauss( Recording )

76 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New remastering via 96KHz 24-bit digital converter and Cedar DH2 de-hisser
Salome by Richard Strauss( )

46 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Strauss's dramatic and colorful score, based on Wilde's scandalous play, is brought to life masterfully by James Levine and the Met Orchestra. The magnetic Grace Bumbry captures every neurotic nuance of the title character, the teenage princess who becomes obsessed with the imprisoned prophet Jochanaan. When he rejects her advances, tragedy ensues. Salome's infamous final scene is among the most powerful moments in all of opera. Ragnar Ulfung and Regina Resnik portray the royal couple of Herodes and Herodias
Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss( Recording )

28 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 577 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
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Recording )

38 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wagner's revolutionary score changed the world of music with its radical portrayal of an all-consuming passion that can only be fulfilled in death. The legendary Birgit Nilsson sings Isolde, one of her greatest roles, in her second Met season. Karl Liebl is Tristan, the man she loves--and the best friend of the man she is forced to marry. Jerome Hines is the sorrowful King Marke and Irene Dalis sings Isolde's stalwart companion, Brangäne
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( )

23 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 409 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
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

40 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1) FISCHER-DIESKAU, Dietrich (baritone). (1) LIGABUE, Ilva (soprano). (1) RESNIK, Regina (mezzo-soprano). (1) SCIUTTI, Graziella (soprano). (1) ONCINA, Juan (tenor). (1) PANERAI, Rolando (baritone). (1) VIENNA STATE OPERA CHORUS. (1) VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA. (1) BERNSTEIN, Leonard (conductor)
The medium by Gian Carlo Menotti( Recording )

13 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera Society of Washington; Jorge Mester, conductor; singers: Regina Resnik, Judith Blegen, Emily Derr, Julian Patrick, Claudine Carlson; notes included
The essential Montserrat Caballé by Montserrat Caballé( )

4 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The merry widow : highlights by Franz Lehár( )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen by Georges Bizet( Recording )

47 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in 7 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ultraphonic: 1660
Dramatic scenes & arias by Regina Resnik( )

3 editions published in 2003 in Multiple languages and French and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romeo et Juliette ; Symphonie fantastique by Hector Berlioz( )

4 editions published in 2001 in French and Undetermined and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Metropolitan Opera gala honoring Sir Rudolf Bing by Rudolf Bing( Recording )

2 editions published in 1972 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Fledermaus : Highlights by Johann Strauss( )

2 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pique dame by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Recording )

12 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in Russian and Undetermined and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pique Dame: Lyrischer Roman in drei Akten, op.68. Libretto: Modest Tschaikowsky nach Alexander Puschkin
Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss( Recording )

18 editions published between 1319 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kismet by Robert Wright( Recording )

16 editions published between 1964 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kismet: Musical Arabian Night in Two Acts. Based on themes of Alexander Borodin. Book: Charles Lederer and Luther Davis
Romeo and Juliet : op. 17 by Hector Berlioz( Recording )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner( Recording )

22 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El anillo del nibelungo en alemán, es un ciclo de cuatro óperas épicas, basadas libremente en figuras y elementos de la mitología germánica, particularmente las Sagas islandesas. Estas operas son, El oro del Rin (Das Rheingold), La valquiria (Die Walküre), Sigfrido (Siegfried) y El ocaso de los dioses (Götterdämmerung)
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Audience level: 0.42 (from 0.15 for Vincent P. ... to 0.86 for The Harold ...)

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Regina Resnik americká operní pěvkyně

Regina Resnik Amerikaans muzikante (1922-2013)

Regina Resnik amerikansk musikar

Regina Resnik amerikansk musiker

Regina Resnik amerykańska śpiewaczka operowa

Regina Resnik mezzosoprano e soprano statunitense

Regina Resnik US-amerikanische Opernsängerin (Mezzosopran, auch Sopran)

Resnick, Regina.

Resnick, Regina 1922-

Resnick, Regina 1922-2013

Resnik, Regina

Resnik, Regine.

Resnik, Regine 1922-2013

Резник, Регина

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