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Becht, Hermann

Overview
Works: 128 works in 304 publications in 3 languages and 2,252 library holdings
Genres: Television adaptations  Musical settings  Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Live sound recordings  Operas 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer, per
Classifications: M1500.W13, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Hermann Becht
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A much deeper and darker tragedy in the form of this opera, a yearning for death in the guise of homesickness for the "dark land of night from which Tristan's mother sent him forth," determines Tristan's disposition and destiny from the beginning
Gurrelieder by Arnold Schoenberg ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The crucible set for the Gods is heated when the forge begins to form the powerful ring in the underworld of Nibelheim. Wotan bargains with the Giants to build the glory of Valhalla and risks the Gods immortality. To appease the Giants and ensure eternal youth, Wotan steals the Rhinegold and the ring from the evil dwarf, Alberich and gives it to the Giants. In fury, Alberich bitterly spits forth the ring's unforgiving curse
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this final opera of the Ring cycle, Siegfried leaves Brünnhilde and sets off down the Rhine, where he meets Günther, king of the Gibichung, his sister Gutrune, and their half-brother Hagen, son of Alberich. Conspiring together, the siblings induce Siegfried to drink a magic potion to forget Brünnhilde, then retrieve her that she may marry Günther. This deed accomplished, Hagen then murders Siegfried during a hunt. When Brünnhilde sacrifices herself upon Siegfried's pyre, Hagen attempts to steal the magic ring, but is thwarted as the waters of the Rhine rise, washing over everything, and the Rhine maidens retrieve their treasure, as Valhalla appears in flames above
Siegfried by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third opera of the Ring cycle, "Siegfried" relates the story of the young hero Siegfried, son of Siegmund and Sieglinde, and how he comes into possession of the magic ring and rescues Brünnhilde
Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Ring des Nibelungen: Ein Bühnenfestspiel für drei Tage und einen Vorabend Vorabend: Das Rheingold: Vier Szenen
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This performance of Wagner's opera Gotterdamerung recorded at the Metropolitan Opera House features vocalists such as Wendy Bryn Harmer, Deborah Voigt, Jay Hunter Morris, and Hans-Peter Konig in the leading roles
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soloists: Wiener Philharmoniker Georg Solti, con
Siegfried by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Ring des Nibelungen: Ein Bühnenfestspiel für drei Tage und einen Vorabend Zweiter Tag: Siegfried: In drei Aufzügen
Der Ring des Nibelungen a stage festival drama for three days and a preliminary evening, produced at the Bayreuth Festspielhaus ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in German and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An allegory telling the mythic tale of the battle for power between the Nibelung dwarfs, the giants and the gods
Wagner's Ring by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1983 in German and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Siegfried by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in German and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Ring des Nibelungen a stage festival drama for three days and a preliminary evening by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The four operas of The Ring Cycle
Der Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An allegory telling the mythic tale of the battle for power between the Nibelung dwarfs, the giants, and the gods
The threepenny opera by Kurt Weill ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1990 in German and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the New York Shakespear Festival
Die Gezeichneten by Franz Schreker ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der ring des nibelungen a stage festival drama for three days and a preliminary evening, produced at the Bayreuth Festspielhaus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The crucible set for the Gods is heated when the forge begins to form the powerful ring in the underworld of Nibelheim. Wotan bargains with the Giants to build the glory of Valhalla and risks the Gods immortality. To appease the Giants and ensure eternal youth, Wotan steals the Rhinegold and the ring from the evil dwarf, Alberich and gives it to the Giants. In fury, Alberich bitterly spits forth the ring's unforgiving curse
Media in vita symphonische Szenen für Soli, Chor und Orchester, op. 35 by Herbert Blendinger ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1982 in Undetermined and German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gurrelieder Chamber symphony no. 1 ; Verklärte Nacht by Arnold Schoenberg ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Klarinettenkonzert Media in vita by Herbert Blendinger ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Becht, Herman.
Languages
German (129)
English (3)
Chinese (1)