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Méry, Joseph 1798-1865

Overview
Works: 1,645 works in 4,316 publications in 7 languages and 22,534 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Live sound recordings  Operas  Songs  Filmed operas  History  Music  Music videos  Musical films 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Other, Translator, Lyricist, Creator, Author of introduction, Honoree, Contributor, Composer, Performer, Recipient, Correspondent, Editor, Adapter, Attributed name, lib, Dedicatee, Publishing director
Classifications: M1620, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Joseph Méry
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

112 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music Director James Levine has long championed Verdi's majestic opera that pits a ruler's public duty against private desires. Aprile Millo is Elizabeth of Valois, engaged to Don Carlo (Michael Sylvester), heir to the Spanish throne. But their love is thwarted when his father, King Philip II (Samuel Ramey), marries her himself. Dolora Zajick is Princess Eboli, the king's mistress who is also in love with Don Carlo. Vladimir Chernov is Don Carlo's best friend, Rodrigo, and Sergei Koptchak is the imperious Grand Inquisitor
Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi( )

93 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ORCHESTRA OF THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE, COVENT GARDEN. AMBROSIAN OPERA CHORUS. GIULINI, Carlo Maria (conductor). DOMINGO, Placido (tenor). CABALLE, Montserrat (soprano)
Don Carlo : opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( )

184 editions published between 1867 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlo : opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

91 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlo, crown prince of Spain, falls in love with Elisabeth of Valois, originally promised to him but later married to his father King Philip, as part of the terms of a peace treaty between France and Spain. Incited to treason against his father on behalf of the Flemish, and accused of adultery with the queen, Don Carlo is cast into prison. Escaping, he flees to the monastery of St. Just, where Elisabeth comes to bid him farewell. The lovers are surprised by the King and the Grand Inquisitor, but Don Carlo is protected from them when the ghostly Charles V emerges from the tomb and draws him into the cloister
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Italian and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlo : opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Book )

5 editions published between 1900 and 1963 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlos : an opera in five acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 16th century, with the aftermath of war between Spain and France, Don Carlo, the heir to the Spanish throne, comes to France to meet with his beloved Elizabeth de Valois. Inevitably politics divide the lovers, and while Rodrigue falls in with Flemish rebels, the Inquisition is determined to be the power behind the peace
Don Carlos = Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( Book )

12 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide contains the text of the opera, with English translations. It also presents the evidence that "Don Carlos" was an extraordinary achievement in melding two opposing visions of opera: the spectacular public aspect of the French tradition with the dramatic concision of the Italian. And because of the variety of versions which Verdi sanctioned, this debate is open-ended
Highlights from Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in Italian and French and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herculanum by Félicien David( )

4 editions published in 2015 in French and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlos (highlights) by Giuseppe Verdi( )

3 editions published in 2006 in Italian and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mélodies by Gabriel Fauré( )

2 editions published in 2015 in French and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1) AMELING, Elly (soprano). (1) JANSEN, Rudolf (piano). (2) AMELING, Elly (soprano). (2) JANSEN, Rudolf (piano). (3) AMELING, Elly (soprano). (3) JANSEN, Rudolf (piano). (3) QUATOUR VIOTTI. (3) SOLISTES DE L'ORCHESTRE NATIONAL DE FRANCE
Don Carlo : opera in five acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Book )

17 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Napoléon en Égypte : poëme en huit chants by Barthélemy( Book )

65 editions published between 1828 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La croix de Berny by Emile de Girardin( Book )

14 editions published between 1855 and 1980 in French and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Napoléon en Égypte ; Waterloo et Le fils de l'homme by Barthélemy( Book )

25 editions published between 1800 and 1850 in French and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waterloo by Joseph Méry( Book )

13 editions published between 1829 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le bonnet vert by Joseph Méry( Book )

19 editions published between 1830 and 1990 in French and German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les nuits italiennes by Joseph Méry( Book )

6 editions published between 1857 and 2002 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'emir de Bengador by César Franck( )

in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Don Carlos = Don Carlo
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Joseph Méry écrivain français

Joseph Méry escritor francés

Joseph Méry Frans journalist (1797-1866)

Joseph Méry französischer Schriftsteller

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Žozefs Meri

Ζοζέφ Μερί Γάλλος συγγραφέας

Жозеф Мери французский писатель

Мери, Жозеф

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Мэри Ж. 1789-1867

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メリー, ジョゼフ

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