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Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth

Works: 4,043 works in 9,371 publications in 8 languages and 75,724 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Excerpts  Requiems  Songs  Chamber operas  Art music  Song cycles  Musical settings 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, s=s, Instrumentalist, Vocalist, Other, Conductor, Editor, Interviewee, sop, Proofreader, Musician, Author of introduction, Commentator, rut, Narrator, Honoree, Contributor, Creator, Artist, pf=
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( )

153 editions published between 1953 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,697 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
Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss( )

130 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schwarzkopf samlingen
Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

159 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,356 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
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( )

115 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,145 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 1,777 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( )

114 editions published between 1950 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 1,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Comic opera in four acts."
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( )

64 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at La Scala, Milan in 1958
Ein Deutsches Requiem by Johannes Brahms( )

61 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in Kingsway Hall, London, Jan. 2-Apr. 26, 1961
Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss( )

50 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 990 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
Die Zauberflote by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

41 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

18. Jahrhundert; Oper
Der Zigeunerbaron by Johann Strauss( )

33 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messa da Requiem ; Quattro pezzi sacri by Giuseppe Verdi( )

31 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Des Knaben Wunderhorn by Gustav Mahler( )

49 editions published between 1968 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

68 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 849 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
Lieder by Franz Schubert( )

61 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pieces from three song collections: Four songs from Ruckert-lieder (text by Friedrich Ruckert) (tracks 1-4) ; Lieder und gesange (texts primarily by Arnim and Brentano, also by Tirso de Molina ; Leander) (tracks 5-15) ; Lieder eines fahreneden gesellen = Songs of a wayfarer (text by Gustav Mahler) (tracks 16-19)
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )

49 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mermaid Singers & orchestra ; Geraint Jones, con
On and off the record : a memoir of Walter Legge by Elisabeth Schwarzkopf( Book )

24 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( )

39 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 737 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
The Glenn Gould silver jubilee album by Glenn Gould( )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "A Glenn Gould fantasy", the pianist "singlehandedly takes on a distinguished panel of musicologists and journalists ... an exclusive interview, recorded in Toronto in 1980."
12 Lieder ; 6 moments musicaux by Franz Schubert( )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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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 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, 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.

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