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Blake, Rockwell

Overview
Works: 104 works in 348 publications in 5 languages and 3,336 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Nonfiction films  Drama  Music videos  Songs  Filmed performances  Live sound recordings  Art music 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Author, Actor, Other, ten, per
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rockwell Blake
La dame blanche by A Boieldieu( )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Dame blanche: Opéra comique en trois actes. Livret: Eugène Scribe
Alina by Gaetano Donizetti( )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in Italian and German and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rossini's effervescent comedy takes on new life with a superb cast led by conductor Andrew Davis. Kathleen Battle shines as Rosina, a feisty young women with a mind of her own--especially when it comes to love. Rockwell Blake is her suitor, the handsome Count Almaviva, who must outwit Rosina's elderly guardian, Dr. Bartolo (Renato Capecchi), who wants to marry the girl himself. Paolo Montarsolo sings Don Basilio, Rosina's music teacher. And at the center of it all is William Workman as Figaro, the resourceful barber of the title, who pulls the strings and brings the young lovers together
La donna del lago : melodramma in due atti by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

22 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rossini's Neopolitan masterpiece set in feudal sixteenth-century Scotland
The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

29 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera in two acts, sung in Italian
The Mozart tenor : Rockwell Blake by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

5 editions published in 1989 in Italian and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rossini tenor by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rossini Gala by Gioacchino Rossini( )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La donna del lago by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

35 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joyce DiDonato stars as Elena, the “Lady of the Lake,” who is pursued by three men—the King of Scotland (Lawrence Brownlee), in disguise as a commoner; Rodrigo Di Dhu (John Osborne), a highland chieftain whom Elena is supposed to marry; and Malcolm (Daniela Barcellona, in a trouser role) another chieftain and Elena’s true love. Oren Gradus co-stars as Elena’s father, Duglas. Based on Sir Walter Scott’s epic poem, Rossini’s masterful bel canto drama of love and politics is conducted by Michele Mariotti
Scenes & overtures by Gaetano Donizetti( )

3 editions published in 1999 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La donna del lago : opera in two acts by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in Italian and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James V of Scotland loses his way and is forced to seek shelter in the house of his enemy, Douglas. Douglas' daughter, Elena, has been forced to marry Roderick. After Roderick is killed in an uprising, Elena begs James to spare her father's life and seeks permission to marry her lover, Malcolm
Elisabetta, regina d'Inghilterra : dramma in musica in due atti by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in Italian and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mélodies = Songs = Gesänge by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

11 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encore by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

3 editions published in 1989 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Villains by necessity-- fools by heavenly compulsion : an Opera Rara highlights CD exclusive to readers of Opera( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in Italian and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marin Faliero by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in Italian and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Donizetti's fiftieth opera, Marino Faliero, was first performed in Paris on 12, March, 1835 with a cast comprising four of the finest singers of the period before premiering in London a few weeks later. Marino Faliero subsequently enjoyed a long and successful run of international performances thoughout the 19th century before disappearing from the stage until its modern revival in 1966. Set in Venice in 1355, it remains a major work of Italian Romanticism, sentimental, martial, full of conspiratorial adventure and culminating with the execution of the leading role"--Container
Bicentennial birthday gala by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Airs d'opéras français by Rockwell Blake( Recording )

4 editions published in 1994 in French and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il crociato in Egitto by Giacomo Meyerbeer( Recording )

1 edition published in 1981 in Italian and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Crociato in Egitto: Melodramma eroico in due atti. Libretto: Gaetano Rossi
Duets to die for by Nelly Miricioiu( Recording )

4 editions published in 2001 in Italian and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Rockwell Blake Amerikaans zanger

Rockwell Blake amerikanischer Opernsänger

Rockwell Blake artiste lyrique

Rockwell Blake tenore statunitense

Роквелл Блейк американский оперный певец

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