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Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth

Works: 2,947 works in 7,879 publications in 6 languages and 71,358 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Excerpts  Requiems  Chamber operas  Arrangements (Music)  Art music  Musical settings  Librettos 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Vocalist, Other, Editor, Interviewee, Proofreader, Musician, Author of introduction, s=s, Commentator, Artist, Honoree, Creator, sop, Contributor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss( Recording )

135 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schwarzkopf samlingen
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

153 editions published between 1953 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 1,931 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
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( )

114 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,926 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
Capriccio by Richard Strauss( )

67 editions published between 1942 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,759 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
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

38 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Comic opera in four acts."
Ein deutsches Requiem : op. 45 by Johannes Brahms( Recording )

101 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paavo Jarvi celebrates the eightieth birthday of the Frankfurt Radio Symphony in Orchestra in a recording of Brahms' Ein Deutsches Requiem that includes Natalie Dessay and Ludovic Tezier
Così fan tutte (Highlights) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

22 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Così fan tutte : [opera buffa in two acts] by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

170 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,407 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
Die lustige Witwe = [The merry widow] by Franz Lehár( Recording )

80 editions published between 1863 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA AND CHORUS. MATACIC, Lovro von (conductor) STEFFEK, Hanny (soprano). SCHWARZKOPF, Elisabeth (soprano). GEDDA, Nicolai (Tenor). KNAPP, Josef (baritone). WAECHTER, Eberhard (baritone)
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( )

72 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at La Scala, Milan in 1958
Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss( )

56 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 996 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
Don Giovanni (highlights) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

23 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madamina, il catalogo e questo; Ah fuggi it traditor; Don Ottavia, son marta!; Or sai chi l'onore; Dalla sua pace; Fin ch'han dal vino; Batti, batti, a bel Masetto; Deh vieni alla finestra; Vedrai, carino; Il mio tesoro intanto; In quali eccessi, a Numi; Me tradi quell' alma ingrata; Crudele! Ah no, mio bene! Non mi dir; Philharmonica orchestra; Carlo Maria Giulini, conductor
Der Zigeunerbaron by Johann Strauss( )

30 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss( Recording )

73 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 867 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
The tales of Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( )

45 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 845 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
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )

58 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mermaid Singers & orchestra ; Geraint Jones, con
Lieder by Richard Strauss( Recording )

24 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hänsel und Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck( Recording )

62 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Vienna boy's Choir ; Vienna
Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

40 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

18. Jahrhundert; Oper
Spanisches Liederbuch by Hugo Wolf( Recording )

71 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SCHWARZKOPF, Elisabeth (soprano). FISCHER-DIESKAU, Dietrich (baritone). MOORE, Gerald (piano)
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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 Schwarzkopf

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Brits zanger

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Brits zangeres

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf deutsche Opern- und Liedsängerin, Sopranistin

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf německá operní sopranistka

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf niemiecka śpiewaczka operowa, sopran

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, Elisab.

Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth

Schwarzkopf, Elizabeth.

Schwarzkopf, Elizabeth 1915-2006

Schwarzkopf, Olga Maria Elisabeth Friederike.

Schwarzkopf, Olga Maria Elisabeth Friederike 1915-2006

Shvart︠s︡kopf, Elizabet

Shvartskopf, Elizabet 1915-2006

Švarckopf, E.

Ελίζαμπεθ Σβάρτσκοπφ

Елизабет Шварцкопф

Шварцкопф, Элизабет

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אליזבת שוורצקופף

엘리자베트 슈바르츠코프


シュヴァルツコップ, エリーザベト

シュワルツコップ, エリザベート


German (626)

Italian (462)

English (128)

French (84)

Spanish (5)

Church Slavic (1)