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Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth

Works: 4,188 works in 9,879 publications in 7 languages and 82,422 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Requiems  Excerpts  Symphonies  Chamber operas  Songs  Art music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, s=s, Instrumentalist, Other, Vocalist, Conductor, Editor, Interviewee, Proofreader, Musician, Author of introduction, Contributor, Commentator, Honoree, rut, Narrator, Artist, Printmaker, sop, pf=, Creator
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
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Most widely held works by Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

99 editions published between 1953 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performed at the 2006 Innsbruck Festival, Rene Jacobs leads a riveting production that is illustrated by the notion of Don Giovanni as a young rebel and taboo-breaker. Jacobs also tries to respect Mozart's original intentions as closely as possible
Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

178 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Italian soldiers test the faithfulness of their respective lovers by faking their departure to battle, reappearing in disguise as Albanians and proceeding to court them
Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss( Recording )

137 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schwarzkopf samlingen
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( )

119 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,227 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
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

123 editions published between 1950 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 2,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Comic opera in four acts."
Capriccio by Richard Strauss( )

69 editions published between 1942 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kiri Te Kanawa gives an elegant and touching performance in one of her greatest roles, the wealthy and cultured young Countess Madeleine, who must choose between her two artist suitors: the composer Flamand (David Kuebler) and the poet Olivier (Simon Keenlyside). Jan-Hendrik Rootering is La Roche, the temperamental theater director whose troupe entertains the Countess. Wolfgang Brendel is her brother, the Count, and Kathryn Harries sings the actress Clairon. Andrew Davis conducts
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( )

64 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at La Scala, Milan in 1958
Die Zauberflote by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

41 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

18. Jahrhundert; Oper
Ein Deutsches Requiem by Johannes Brahms( )

67 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in Kingsway Hall, London, Jan. 2-Apr. 26, 1961
Messa da Requiem ; Quattro pezzi sacri by Giuseppe Verdi( )

32 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Zigeunerbaron by Johann Strauss( )

32 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italienisches Liederbuch = Italian songbook by Hugo Wolf( )

53 editions published between 1968 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieder nach Paul Heyse: Italienisches Liederbuch; Lieder nach Gedichten von Eduard Morike; Der Gartner; Das verlassene Magdlein; Begegnung; Agnes; Frage und Antwort; An eine Aeolsharfe; Lieder nach Paul Heyse and Emanuel Geibel: Spanisches Liderbuch
Des Knaben Wunderhorn by Gustav Mahler( )

50 editions published between 1968 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Koncertoptagelse med interviews med Thomas Hampson og Wolfram Rieger
Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss( Recording )

73 editions published between 1944 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Jessye Norman is Ariadne, the mythological heroine abandoned by her lover on the island of Naxos. In Strauss and Hofmannsthal's charming opera-within-an-opera, she is joined by Ruth Ann Swenson as Zerbinetta, the flirtatious leader of a commedia dell'arte troupe that--by order of an eccentric patron--unexpectedly finds itself in the middle of Ariadne's tragic story. Thomas Moser sings Bacchus, the young god who wins Ariadne, and Susanne Mentzer is the Composer of the fictional opera. Wagnerian bass-baritone Thomas Stewart makes a late-career cameo appearance as the Music Master
Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss( )

53 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant ensemble cast bring Strauss's beloved operetta to life, with new English dialogue by playwright Douglas Carter Beane and lyrics by Jeremy Sams (who also directed this production, first seen on New Year's Eve 2013). Christopher Maltman and Susanna Phillips are Eisenstein and Rosalinde, the married couple at the center of this lighthearted tale of love, revenge, and mistaken identities. Paulo Szot sings Falke, Eisenstein's friend, who sets the plot in motion. Anthony Roth Costanzo is Prince Orlofsky, Jane Archibald sings Adele, and Broadway star Danny Burstein is Frosch, the jailer. Adam Fischer conducts
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )

50 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mermaid Singers & orchestra ; Geraint Jones, con
9 symphonies by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

30 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies, . n 1,. op. 21,. do majeur. Beethoven, Ludwig van
Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( )

46 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre Monteux, a master of French repertoire, conducts in this 1955 performance of Offenbach's Les Contes d'Hoffman. This Metropolitan Opera production features an all-star cast that includes Rise Stevens, Richard Tucker, Roberta Peters, and Lucine Amara
Hänsel und Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck( )

55 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popp, soprano ; Walter Berry, baritone
On and off the record : a memoir of Walter Legge by Elisabeth Schwarzkopf( Book )

25 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
On and off the record : a memoir of Walter Legge
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf : from flower maiden to MarschallinHer master's voice : concert register and discography of Dame Elisabeth Schwarzkopf : 1915-20063 Italian conductors, 7 'Viennese' sopranos : discographiesTeachers and pupils : Schwarzkopf, Ivogün, Cebotari, Seinemeyer, Welitsch, Streich, Berger : discographies
Alternative Names
Elisabeth Schwartzkopf

Elisabeth Schwartzkopf Tysk operasanger

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Brits zanger

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Brits zangeres

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf deutsche Opern- und Liedsängerin, Sopranistin

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf German opera soprano

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf německá operní sopranistka

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf niemiecka śpiewaczka operowa, sopran

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf soprano alemã

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Soprano alemana

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf soprano allemande

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf soprano tedesco

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf tenor

Elisabeth Scwarzkopf

Elizabete Švarckopfa

Elizabeth Schwarzkopf

Legge-Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth

Legge-Schwarzkopf Elisabeth 1915-2006

Legge-Schwarzkopf, Olga Maria Elisabeth Frederike

Legge-Schwarzkopf, Olga Maria Elisabeth Frederike 1915-2006

Legge-Schwarzkopf, Olga Maria Elisabeth Friederike 1915-2006

Legge-Schwarzkopf, Olga Maria Friederike


Schwarzkopf, E. (Elisabeth), 1915-2006

Schwarzkopf, Elisab.

Schwarzkopf Elizabeth

Schwarzkopf, Elizabeth 1915-2006

Schwarzkopf, Olga Maria Elisabeth Friederike

Schwarzkopf, Olga Maria Elisabeth Friederike 1915-2006

Shvart︠s︡kopf, Elizabet

Shvart︠s︡kopf, Elizabet, 1915-2006

Švarckopf, E.

Ελίζαμπεθ Σβάρτσκοπφ

Елизабет Шварцкопф

Елизабет Шварцкопф германска певица

Елізабет Шварцкопф

Шварцкопф, Элизабет

Шварцкопф, Элизабет, 1915-2006

Шварцкопф, Элизабета, 1915-2006

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シュワルツコップ, エリザベート


German (588)

Italian (447)

English (139)

French (93)

Latin (29)

Spanish (6)

Church Slavic (1)