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Gigli, Beniamino 1890-1957

Overview
Works: 2,417 works in 4,158 publications in 11 languages and 15,301 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Live sound recordings  Operas  Documentary films  Discographies  Biographical films  Concert films 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Actor, Vocalist, per, Proofreader, Other, Honoree
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Great tenors of the century( Recording )

2 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic content and Italian and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

48 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at the Opera House, Rome, from 15th-24th July, 1946
Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

81 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

48 editions published between 1940 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete operas sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the librettos with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composers, biographies of the principal singers and conductors
Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( )

14 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extraordinary performance of Verdi's unforgettable Requiem features a dream cast: soprano Leontyne Price, equally acclaimed for her soaring phrasing and the nobility with which she sings the words, is joined by Plácido Domingo, one of the great Verdi tenors of his generation, distinguished mezzo-soprano Florence Quivar, and magnificent bass John Cheek. Under James Levine's inspired conducting, the Met Orchestra and Chorus deliver a thrilling account of this breathtaking score
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Recording )

38 editions published between 1934 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

40 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at the Rome Opera House in June and July 1943
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

44 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book (125 p. :
Andrea Chénier by Umberto Giordano( Recording )

27 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curtain rises on "Andrea Chénier." The most famous arias & scenes in selected recordings from 1908-1960. A compilation featuring different singers and varying interpretations in each role and in one and the same aria: Better? Worse?--Different! A vocal time-travel. Listen and compare for yourself and select your own dream-cast
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

27 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

41 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian, and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
Requiem mass by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

21 editions published between 1941 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great singers, 1909-1938 by Vincenzo Bellini( Recording )

9 editions published in 1989 in 4 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great voices of the century( Recording )

1 edition published in 1964 in Italian and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of singing golden voices of the century( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many illustrious opera stars of the twentieth century are featured in sound and vision in rare footage, much of it previously unavailable
Operatic scenes & arias by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

5 editions published in 1988 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

13 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( )

4 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TAIO, Italo (bass). STIGNANI, Ebe (mezzo-soprano). CANIGLIA, Maria (soprano). GIGLI, Benjamino (tenor). BECHI, Gino (baritone). PASERO, Tancredi (bass). ZAGONARA, Adelio (tenor). HUDER, Maria (soprano). ROME OPERA HOUSE CHORUS. ROME OPERA HOUSE ORCHESTRA. SERAFIN, Tullio (conductor)
Nimbus sampler( )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in Italian and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Beniamino Gigli chanteur d'opéra italien

Beniamino Gigli Italiaans acteur

Beniamino Gigli Italian opera singer

Beniamino Gigli italienischer Tenor

Beniaminus Gigli

Džil'i, Ben'âmino.

Džilji, Benjamīno 1890-1957

Gigli, B. 1890-1957

Gigli, B. (Beniamino), 1890-1957

Gigli, Benjamino.

Gigli Benjamino 1890-1957

Бениамино Джили

Беньяміно Джильї

Джильи, Беньямино

בנימינו ג'ילי

بنیامینو گیگلی بازیگر، خواننده، و خواننده اپرا ایتالیایی

ബെന്യാമിനോ ജീലി

베니아미노 질리

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