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Becht, Hermann

Overview
Works: 110 works in 389 publications in 4 languages and 2,381 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Televised operas  Television adaptations  Drama  Filmed operas  Televised performances  Nonfiction television programs  Live sound recordings  Operas  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, per, Vocalist
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Hermann Becht
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Visual )

25 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 479 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
Der Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner( Visual )

26 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An allegory telling the mythic tale of the battle for power between the Nibelung dwarfs, the giants, and the gods
Gurre-Lieder by Arnold Schoenberg( Recording )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MCCRACKEN, James (tenor). NORMAN, Jessye (soprano). ARNOLD, David (baritone). SCOWN, Kim (tenor). KLEMPERER, Werner (sprechstimme [speaker]) TANGLEWOOD FESTIVAL CHORUS. BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. OZAWA, Seiji (conductor)
Siegfried by Richard Wagner( Visual )

21 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siegfried is the "second day" of Wagner's great tetralogy of music dramas, Der Ring des Nibelungen. This production was filmed at Bayreuth in 1976 to commemorate the centenary of the first Bayreuth production of Der Ring
Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner( Visual )

33 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentation of Richard Wagner's Das Rheingold, recorded at the Bayreuth Festspielhaus, Bayreuth, West Germany in 1980
Siegfried by Richard Wagner( Recording )

29 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The meeting of Siegfried with the dragon and with Brünnhilde
Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner( Recording )

26 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The loss of the Rheingold and the Delivery of the goddess Freia to Fasott
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( Recording )

25 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soloists: Wiener Philharmoniker Georg Solti, con
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( Visual )

29 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth and final music drama in Wagner's monumental Ring cycle brings to a close the adventures and fates of the chief characters. The downfall of the gods is at hand, and the ring of the curse completes its fatal mission. Seen here in the daring controversial Chéreau production at the Bayreuth Festival
Götterdämmerung by Brian Large( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in German and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answering the call to adventure, Siegfried plunges into a world of false friends, deceit, betrayal and death. An herb potion and deception by Hagen, the evil dwarf's son, lead Siegfried to force Brunnhilde into marrying another man. Hagen ends Siegfried's ring-cursed life with a spear in the back. Siegfried's funeral pyre and Brunnhilde's immolation ignite the heavens and earth. The Gods' fate is sealed in the final conflagration and the world awaits its rebirth
Threepenny opera by Kurt Weill( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in German and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at Afifa Studio, Tempelhof Berlin, January 11-15, 1958
The language of life; an introduction to the science of genetics by George Wells Beadle( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Gezeichneten by Franz Schreker( Recording )

8 editions published in 2002 in German and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This audio of WQXR's "Music from Germany" (December 1978 special) is the first American radio broadcast of Franz Schreker's opera "Die Gezeichhneten" ("The branded"), which was previously recorded in Hamburg on North German Radio in 1960
Arbeiten aus dem Fachausschuß V by Kommission zum Schutze der Zivilbevölkerung( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in German and held by 32 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 25 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 )

5 editions published in 1982 in German and Undetermined and held by 23 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

Das Rheingold L'or du Rhin by Brian Large( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siegfried by Richard Wagner( Recording )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Chinese and German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wagner's Ring( Visual )

6 editions published in 1981 in German and English and held by 13 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
 
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Alternative Names
Becht, Herman.

Hermann Becht deutscher Opernsänger

Hermann Becht Duits zanger

Hermann Becht German opera singer

Languages
German (206)

English (5)

Chinese (1)

Italian (1)