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Flagello, Ezio

Overview
Works: 236 works in 745 publications in 5 languages and 9,679 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Filmed lectures  Filmed performances  Nonfiction films  Musical settings  Art music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Commentator, Musician, Other, Vocalist
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Ezio Flagello
 
Most widely held works by Ezio Flagello
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( )

37 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,052 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
Lucrezia Borgia by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

45 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Victor Hugo's most sensational play, 'Lucrece Borgia', a scandalous tale of murder, torture, incest, homosexuality, drunkenness and orgies, Donizetti's opera is one of the great masterpieces of Italian 'bel canto' repertoire. While omitting some of its more excessive elements, the libretto by Felice Romani inspired Donizetti to compose superb arias, duets, ensembles and choruses, bringing each act to a stirring conclusion. Brimming with high drama and pathos, this production stars Greek diva Dimitra Theodossiou in the infamous title role, praised for her stupendous acting and singing as England's Queen Elizabeth I in Donizetti's 'Roberto Devereux'
Luisa Miller by Giuseppe Verdi( )

46 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conductor Thomas Schippers leads a sensational cast in a gripping opera that at the time of this broadcast hadn't been heard at the Met in almost 40 years. As Luisa, Montserrat Caballé broke hearts, her beautiful voice and limpid singing conveying every nuance of the young girl's plight. Richard Tucker is a passionate, enticing Rodolfo, the man she loves but does not really know. As Luisa's tortured father, Sherrill Milnes demonstrates just how exciting a great Verdi baritone part can be. Ezio Flagello (Wurm) and Giorgio Tozzi (Count Walter) are evil personified
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( )

32 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PRYCE, Leontyne (soprano). BERGONZI, Carlo (tenor). MERRILL, Robert (baritone). VERRETT, Shirley (mezzo-soprano). GRIST, Reri (soprano). FLAGELLO, Ezio (bass). MAZZOLI, Ferruccio (bass). PALMA, Piero de (tenor). LACOPUCCI, Fernando (tenor). BARIO, Mario II (baritone). RCA ITALIAN OPERA CHORUS. RENATA CORTIGLIONI CHILDREN'S CHORUS. RCA ITALIAN OPERA ORCHESTRA. LEINSDORF, Erich (conductor)
Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

21 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

38 editions published between 1968 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary maestro Thomas Schippers conducts the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and chorus in a December 1962 performance of Verdi's Ernani, which features a truly bravura performance by Carlo Bergonzi
The unanswered question : Norton lectures 1973 by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lecture 6. The poetry of Earth: "Examines how Igor Stravinsky kept tonality viable while experimenting freely with dissonance."--Back of container
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( )

25 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star soprano Beverly Sills takes on one of her most acclaimed roles as the title heroine of Donizetti's bel canto drama, bringing dramatic truth to the character of the innocent Scottish girl forced into a political marriage and delivering vocal fireworks in Lucia's celebrated mad scene. The great Nicolai Gedda gives a memorable and impassioned performance as Edgardo, Lucia's beloved. Ryan Edwards is her hard-hearted brother, Enrico, and Ezio Flagello sings the loyal tutor Raimondo
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

18 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zinka Milanov, soprano ; Giuseppe di Stefano, tenor ; Leonard Warren, Bariton
Alcina by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

14 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SUTHERLAND, Joan (soprano). BERGANZA, Tereza (soprano). LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. BOYNGE, Richard (conductor)
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg by Richard Wagner( )

8 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Wagner's colorful portrait of medieval Nuremberg, the wealthy Pogner (Ezio Flagello) promises his beautiful daughter Eva (Pilar Lorengar) in marriage to the winner of a song contest. But the girl has already set her sights on the handsome Walther (James King). Naturally, various obstacles have to be overcome before the happy conclusion. Benno Kusche plays Beckmesser, Eva's unsuccessful suitor, and Theo Adam is Hans Sachs, the town's cobbler and reigning poet whose deep insights into human nature make this opera so much more than a delightful comedy. Maestro Thomas Schippers leads the Met's vast orchestral and choral forces
I puritani by Vincenzo Bellini( Recording )

24 editions published between 1963 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When this production opened, it had been more than half a century since Met audiences had last heard Bellini's gem of an opera. It was well worth the wait. "The best cast in the world," was how one critic described the legendary performers the Met brought together. The pair sent audiences into a frenzy with their sumptuous, dazzling singing. Joan Sutherland, dubbed "La Stupenda" by her fans and the press, is the hapless heroine Elvira who loses her heart--and her sanity--over Luciano Pavarotti, the Cavalier hero torn between love and duty
Oedipus Rex ; Symphony of Psalms by Igor Stravinsky( )

2 editions published in 2006 in Latin and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 2 in C minor : "Resurrection" ; Symphony no. 8 : "Symphony of a thousand" : (Part one) ; Symphony no. 5 : (Adagietto) by Gustav Mahler( )

1 edition published in 1997 in German and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eileen Farrell as Medea : scenes from the opera by Luigi Cherubini( Recording )

7 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samson by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

20 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samson: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 57. Text: Newburgh Hamilton
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

25 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in Italian and German and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When George London stepped on stage as the legendary lover Don Giovanni, audiences gasped. Handsome and effortlessly charismatic, he promised to fulfill every woman's desire. No wonder the beautiful Lisa Della Casa (Elvira) didn't want to let him go, and Eleanor Steber (Anna) wants to put off her wedding for another year. Ezio Flagello is the servant Leporello and Cesare Valletti is a very aristocratic Don Ottavio. The great conductor Karl Böhm revisits the opera of his Met debut
Highlights from Verdi's Luisa Miller by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

2 editions published in 1968 in Italian and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lo vidi, e'l primo palpito (7:05); Sacra la scelta; Ah! fu giusto (6:25); Il mio sangue (3:19); Dall'aule raggianti (3:47); Tu puniscimi, o Signore (2:32); A brani, a brani, o perfido (3:22); L'alto retaggio; O meco incolume (4:02); Quando le sere al placido (3:38); La tomba e un letto; Andrem, raminghi e poveri (8:48); Final Scene: Donna, per noi terrible ora (9:45) RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra and Chorus Fausto Cleva, conductor soloists: Anna Moffo; Carlo Bergonzi; Shirley Verrett; Cornall MacNeil; Giorgio Tozzi; Ezio Flagello
La stupenda! : the supreme voice of Joan Sutherland by Joan Sutherland( Recording )

3 editions published in 2001 in Italian and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rigoletto : highlights by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Ezio Flagello American opera singer

Ezio Flagello Amerikaans operazanger (1931-2009)

Ezio Flagello basso statunitense

Ezio Flagello US-amerikanischer Opernsänger

Fladžello, Ecio

Эцио Фладжелло

Languages
Italian (259)

German (33)

English (27)

French (2)

Latin (2)