WorldCat Identities

Gigli, Beniamino 1890-1957

Overview
Works: 2,545 works in 3,974 publications in 9 languages and 13,596 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Stories, plots, etc  Live sound recordings  Discography  Music  Operas  Musical settings 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Actor, Vocalist, Proofreader, Other, Honoree
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Publications by  Beniamino Gigli Publications by Beniamino Gigli
posthumous Publications by Beniamino Gigli, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Beniamino Gigli
Great tenors of the century ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic content and Italian and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli ( Recording )
79 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni ( Recording )
45 editions published between 1940 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 337 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
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo ( Recording )
35 editions published between 1934 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
38 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded at the Rome Opera House in June and July 1943
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
45 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Book (125 p. :
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
Andrea Chénier by Umberto Giordano ( Recording )
24 editions published between 1953 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tale of the young poet and his tragic life and death during the French Revolution
Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi ( )
15 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 233 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
Requiem mass by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1941 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great singers, 1909-1938 ( Recording )
8 editions published in 1989 in 4 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains arias by Bellini, Leoncavallo, Donizetti, Mozart, Rossini, Puccini, Verdi, Bizet, Saint-Saëns, Mascagni, and "Ombra di Nube" by Refice
The art of singing golden voices of the century ( Visual )
8 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
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1938 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 186 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
The art of Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi ( )
26 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 165 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)
Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in Italian and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great voices of the century ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1964 in Italian and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opera arias by Beniamino Gigli ( )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in Italian and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nimbus sampler ( )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Canti sacri Sacred songs by Beniamino Gigli ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1967 in Undetermined and English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Džil'i, Ben'âmino.
Džilji, Benjamīno 1890-1957
Gigli, B. 1890-1957
Gigli, B. (Beniamino), 1890-1957
Gigli, Benjamino.
Gigli Benjamino 1890-1957
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