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Kunz, Erich 1909-1995

Overview
Works: 662 works in 1,720 publications in 4 languages and 15,577 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Excerpts  Drama  Arrangements (Music)  Art music  Librettos  Chamber operas  Musical settings  Filmed operas 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Other, Narrator, Creator, Vocalist
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Erich Kunz
 
Most widely held works by Erich Kunz
Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss( )

97 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical excerpts drawn from Johann Strauss' Die Fledermaus (EMI Classics 5 73851 2) with descriptive narration by Robert Lyall, to promote the upcoming production of the opera on April 29 & 30, 2005 by Opera Grand Rapids in De Vos Hall
Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

71 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

18. Jahrhundert; Oper
Der Zigeunerbaron by Johann Strauss( )

26 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg by Richard Wagner( )

52 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (The Master-Singers of Nuremberg): Overture performed by the Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra with Yevgeny Mravinsky conducting. [Note: This product is an authorized CD-R and is manufactured on demand]
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

44 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the entire opera
Das Land des Lächelns ; Die lustige Witwe by Franz Lehár( )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in German and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eine Nacht in Venedig by Johann Strauss( )

28 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eine Nacht in Venedig: Operette in drei Akten. Libretto: Friedrich Zell und Richard Genée. Bearbeitung von Erich Wolfgang Korngold und Ernst Marischka
Die Fledermaus : Highlights by Johann Strauss( )

6 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

47 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opname tijdens de Salzburger Festspiele 2 augustus 1954. Orfeo C 357 942 I
Wiener Blut by Johann Strauss( )

25 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wienerblut: Operette in drei Akten. Libretto: Victor Léon und Leo Stein. Arrangiert von Adolf Müller jun
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

14 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's last work is his only major comedy and one of his crowning glories. Judith Raskin and Luigi Alva are the enchanting Fenton and Nannetta who want to be married even though her father, Ford (Frank Guarrera), objects. Ford's wife Alice (Phyllis Curtin) is being wooed by Falstaff (Ezio Flagello) who is also interested in Meg Page (Mildred Miller). Fortunately Dame Quickly (Fedora Barbieri) is a match for Falstaff and teaches him a lesson
Land des Lächelns by Franz Lehár( Recording )

30 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lisa, daughter of Count Lichtenfels, falls in love with Chinese diplomat Prince SouChong. She leaves with him for China. Their love is destroyed when Sou-Chong marries four Chinese woman according to Chinese tradition
Erich Kunz sings German university songs by Erich Kunz( )

4 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

German University songs by Erich Kunz( )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in German and English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss( )

14 editions published between 1952 and 1999 in German and Undetermined and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karl Bohm's only studio version of the work was recorded in 1958. When Deutsche Grammophon originally planned to record the work, there were already two rival versions on the market: the Decca recording under Erich Kleiber and EMI's version under Herbert von Karajan. Karajan's recording was made in December 1956 and should have included Irmgard Seefried as Octavian and Rita Streich as Sophie, but in both cases cast changes became necessary: Seefried was replaced by the young Christa Ludwig, and pregnancy forced Rita Streich to withdraw. As a result, Deutsche Grammophon was able to use both these singers for its own recording exactly two years later. It boasts a wonderful cast, with the full-throated Marianne Schech as the Marschallin, Irmgard Seefried bringing a range of colour to the 'trouser' role of Octavian, Rita Streich light and exquisite as Sophie, and a rounded, lyrical portrait of Faninal from Fischer-Dieskau. The recording also reunited Bohm with his 'old' orchestra, the Dresden Staatskapelle, an orchestra often referred to as the Zauberharfe or Magic Harp for the fluent and airborne quality of its sound
Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss( Visual )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Elisabeth Schwarzkopf was the most celebrated Marschallin since Lotte Lehmann; Otto Edelmann recalled the great days of Emanuel List and Richard Mayr; Sena Jurinac, perhaps a shade too plump for a dramatically convincing Octavian, nevertheless sang, moved and acted well; and Annaliese Rothenberger was absolutely divine as Sophie. The filmed production is lavish and colorful. This was the definitive performance of its time." (The New York Times)
Die Zauberflöte : highlights by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

2 editions published in 1993 in German and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erich Kunz sings German university songs by Erich Kunz( )

2 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Graf von Luxemburg by Franz Lehár( )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in German and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Georg Solti conducts Richard Strauss, Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss( )

1 edition published in 1998 in German and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Erich Kunz artiste lyrique

Erich Kunz Austrian opera singer

Erich Kunz baritono austriaco

Erich Kunz Oostenrijks zanger

Erich Kunz österreichischer Opernsänger (Bariton)

Kunz, E. 1909-1995

Kunz, Eric.

Kunz, Eric 1909-1995

Кунц, Эрих австрийский певец

Эрих Кунц австрийский певец

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Languages
German (329)

Italian (75)

English (18)

French (4)

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