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Gigli, Beniamino 1890-1957

Overview
Works: 3,083 works in 5,139 publications in 11 languages and 16,896 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Drama  Excerpts  Requiems  Biography  Opera films  Motion picture music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Actor, Vocalist, Other, Proofreader, t=t, Honoree
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Great tenors of the century( Recording )

7 editions published between 1900 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( )

14 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This gigantic work is simply an expressiono f man's anguish in the face of death and hope for the life to come
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

58 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

88 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

51 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 386 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
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

60 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 320 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
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Recording )

48 editions published between 1934 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in the Milan Conservatory, from 2nd-5th July 1934
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

49 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book (125 p. :
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

40 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at the Rome Opera House in June and July 1943
Opera arias by Beniamino Gigli( )

10 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in Italian and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

31 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
Andrea Chenier by Umberto Giordano( Recording )

27 editions published between 1953 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of the young poet and his tragic life and death during the French Revolution
Beniamino Gigli : tenor legend by Beniamino Gigli( )

6 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida : opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( )

5 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 239 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( )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solo grandi successi( )

1 edition published in 2007 in Italian and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of singing : golden voices of the century by Donald Sturrock( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 188 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
Mad about the opera( Visual )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in Italian and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this screwball comedy a group of Italians presents an opera concert in London, with Schipa, Gigli, Caniglia, Gobbi and Becchi. The singers play themselves, with Becchi and Gobbi getting the most singing and screen time."-- Original container
Laugh, Pagliacci!( Visual )

5 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in Italian and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The powerful plot concerns Canio after prison, and the composition and premiere of Pagliacci. [Contains] virtually all the role of Canio"--Container
Non ti scordar di me by Ernesto De Curtis( Visual )

6 editions published between 1935 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical romance in which the Italian tenor, Beniamino Gigli, plays a singer whose wife falls in love with another man. He sings the title song and other Neapolitan songs, and arias from Trovatore, Rigoletto, Africana, Mignon, Favorita, Marta, and Elisir
 
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The art of singing : golden voices of the century
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Alternative Names
Beniamino Gigli

Beniamino Gigli chanteur d'opéra italien

Beniamino Gigli itala operkantisto

Beniamino Gigli Italiaans acteur

Beniamino Gigli Italian opera singer

Beniamino Gigli italienischer Tenor

Beniamino Gigli italský operní zpěvák

Beniamino Gigli olasz operaénekes és színész

Beniamino Gigli tenore italiano

Beniaminus Gigli

Benjamino Gigli

Benyamino Cili

Džil'i, B.

Džil'i, Ben'âmino.

Džili, Bèniamino

Džilji, Benjamīno 1890-1957

Džiljis Benjaminas

Gigli

Gigli B.

Gigli, B. 1890-1957

Gigli, B. Beniamino 1890-1957

Gigli, Benjamino.

Gigli Benjamino 1890-1957

Jilly, Benjamino

Бениамино Джили

Беньяміно Джильї

Джильи, Беньямино

Джильи, Беньямино 1890-1957

בנימינו ג'ילי

בנימינו ג'ילי שחקן איטלקי

بنیامینو گیگلی بازیگر، خواننده، و خواننده اپرا ایتالیایی

ബെന്യാമിനോ ജീലി

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