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Bayerisches Staatsorchester

Works: 1,108 works in 2,103 publications in 5 languages and 11,394 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Conductor, Other, orc, Composer
Classifications: M1500,
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Most widely held works about Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Most widely held works by Bayerisches Staatsorchester
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

37 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 572 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
Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss( Recording )

18 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 338 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
Piano concerto by Antonín Dvořák( Recording )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and French and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arabella by Richard Strauss( Recording )

30 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star soprano Renée Fleming gives a radiant performance in the title role of Strauss's opera, a bittersweet comedy set in 1860s Vienna, starring as the beautiful daughter of an impoverished noble family. Hans-Joachim Ketelsen is Mandryka, the wealthy landowner and unlikely suitor who wins Arabella's heart. Barbara Bonney sings Zdenka, Arabella's younger sister, and Raymond Very is Matteo, the officer who thinks he is in love with Arabella but unexpectedly finds his happiness elsewhere. Judith Forst and Eric Halfvarson round out the cast as Count and Countess Waldner, Arabella and Zdenka's parents. Christoph Eschenbach conducts
Tannhäuser opera in three acts by Richard Wagner( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This version by David Alden uses minimalist sets and costumes to depict Tannhäuser's conflict in choosing between earthly pleasures and spiritual aspirations
Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in 1979, this delightful staging by Otto Schenk features outstanding singers Gwyneth Jones and Lucia Popp as well as a rare chance to watch legendary Carlos Kleiber conduct one of his trademark operas. Strauss is the composer
Rinaldo opera seria in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of Handel's opera, set at the time of the First Crusade (1096-99). A young Christian warrior Rinaldo must overcome on the one hand his distraction by the daughter of Goffredo, leader of the Christians, and on the other Argante, leader of the Saracens, and his ally the evil sorceress Armida
Lear by Aribert Reimann( Recording )

13 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in German and Undetermined and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doktor Faust by Ferruccio Busoni( )

5 editions published in 2013 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Szenen aus Tannhäuser, Lohengrin, Die Walküre by Richard Wagner( )

2 editions published in 1996 in German and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg by Richard Wagner( Recording )

23 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not many companies have the resources to put on Wagner's only comedy with all the élan it deserves. The Met does, particularly when Music Director James Levine is conducting: his affection for the work is matched only by his skill at bringing it to life. Levine leads a top-flight cast of solo singers, plus a huge chorus and orchestra. James Morris conveys all of Hans Sachs wisdom, and humanity; Karita Mattila sparkles as Eva, the young woman in love with Walther, the impetuous knight, ardently sung by Ben Heppner
Leonora by Ferdinando Paër( Recording )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merry wives of Windsor by Otto Nicolai( )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1978 in German and Undetermined and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clara Haskil by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

5 editions published in 1998 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

in German and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young listeners are introduced to the music of Mozart with one of his most iconic works, The Magic Flute
Boccaccio by Franz von Suppé( Recording )

17 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boccaccio: Operette in drei Akten. Libretto: Friedrich Zell und Richard Genée
Lear Oper in zwei Teilen nach William Shakespeare ; eingerichtet von Claus H. Henneberg by Aribert Reimann( Recording )

2 editions published in 1979 in German and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kékszakállú herceg vára Bluebeard's castle by Béla Bartók( Recording )

17 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herzog Blaubarts Burg: Oper in einem Akt, Sz 48. Libretto: Bela Balazs
An Alpine symphony op. 64 by Richard Strauss( Recording )

6 editions published between 1952 and 1966 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Tannhäuser opera in three acts
Alternative Names
Bavarian State Opera Orchestra

Bavarian State Orchestra

Bavarian Symphony Orchestra

Bayerische Staatsoper München Orchester

Bayerische Staatsoper München Orchestra

Bayerische Staatsoper Orchester

Bayerisches Hof- und Staatorchester

Bayerisches Hof- und Staatsorchester

Bayerisches Staatsorchester

Bayerisches Symphonie-Orchester

Bayerisches Symphonieorchester

Opernorchester München

Orchester der Bayerischen Staatsoper

Orchester der Münchener Staatsoper

Orchester der Staatsoper München

Orchestra dell'Opéra di stato di Bavarese

Orchestra of the Bavarian State Opera

Orchestra of the Bayerische Staatsoper

Orchestra of the Munich State Opera

Orchestre de l'Opéra de Munich

Orchestre de l'Opéra d'État de Bavière

Orchestre d'état de Baviére

Orchestre national de Baviére


German (124)

Italian (46)

Hungarian (14)

English (11)

French (2)