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Molinari-Pradelli, Francesco

Overview
Works: 778 works in 1,809 publications in 8 languages and 12,174 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Drama  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Excerpts  Art music  Songs  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Singer, Collector, per, Author, Instrumentalist, l4, Author of introduction
Classifications: M1500,
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Most widely held works by Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

64 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical excerpts drawn from Puccini's Turandot (London 414 274-2) with descriptive narration by Robert Lyall, to promote the upcoming production of the opera on October 21 & 22, 2005 by Opera Grand Rapids in De Vos Hall
The art of the prima donna by Joan Sutherland( Recording )

40 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains arias and operatic ensembles by Arne, Handel, Bellini, Rossini, Gounod, Verdi, Mozart, Thomas, Delibes and Meyerbeer
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( )

51 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 581 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
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

55 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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La rondine by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

42 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soprano Kristine Opolais made a celebrated Met debut in Puccini's bittersweet story of love and loss. She sings Magda, a young woman who leaves behind her luxurious existence as the mistress of the rich Rambaldo (Dwayne Croft) to follow her heart and live with Ruggero (Giuseppe Filianoti)--but their happiness is short-lived. Anna Christy is Magda's feisty maid Lisette and Marius Brenciu sings the poet Prunier
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

49 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zinka Milanov, soprano ; Giuseppe di Stefano, tenor ; Leonard Warren, Bariton
Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

47 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary Renata Tebaldi had a special affinity for Puccini. It wasn't only that her rich, mahogany sound delivered his soaring vocal lines so beautifully, that her voice would rise triumphantly over the most dramatic orchestral climaxes, or soar in the most haunting pianissimo. It was also that she gave every word its own special timbre, making you feel every bit of her character's emotion. In this broadcast, she calls on each of these vocal resources to portray Manon Lescaut, a passionate young girl overwhelmed by her conflicting desires
Verdi heroines by Giuseppe Verdi( )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in Italian and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti( )

26 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Schippers leads a superlative cast in one of Donizetti's most beloved comic operas. This two disc set was taken from a live performance on March 5, 1966 and features Carlo Bergonzi as Nemorino and Roberta Peters as Adina
La favorita by Gaetano Donizetti( )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This spectacular cast makes any listener wonder why such a marvelous, colorful opera isn't much better known. Sensational Shirley Verrett is Leonora, the beautiful, mysterious lady who so completely captures the heart of the monk Fernando (Luciano Pavarotti at his finest) that he forsakes his calling to defeat the Moors in battle in order to win her hand. Alas, she is the mistress of the king (Sherrill Milnes), who is so besotted with her he is determined to defy the pope himself to make Leonora his queen. It's a tragic opera, so no one wins--except the audience
Arias and scenes by Giuseppe Verdi( )

2 editions published in 1996 in Italian and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La stupenda! the supreme voice of Joan Sutherland by Joan Sutherland( Recording )

3 editions published in 2001 in Italian and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arie Verdiane Luisa Maragliano live recordings by Luisa Maragliano( )

1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Metropolitan Opera gala honoring Sir Rudolf Bing by Rudolf Bing( Recording )

1 edition published in 1972 in Italian and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

29 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 169 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 prima donna collection by Leontyne Price( Recording )

6 editions published in 1992 in 4 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martha by Friedrich von Flotow( Recording )

11 editions published between 1956 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Simon Boccanegra by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

18 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role of Simon Boccanegra is one of the capstones of Verdi's baritone repertoire. Sherrill Milnes gives a stunning portrayal of the 14th century Genoa doge, singing with both power and poetry, and reminding everyone why audiences acclaimed him the great American Verdi baritone of the day. Anna Tomowa-Sintow is Amelia, his long-lost daughter, in love with one of Boccanegra's most bitter political enemies. James Levine reveals his passion for Verdi's score, bringing out all the drama while reveling in its aching lyricism
Great soprano arias from Purcell to Barber by Leontyne Price( Recording )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luciano Pavarotti by Luciano Pavarotti( Recording )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in Italian and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great tenor sings selections from Rigoletto, La Boheme, and La Traviata
 
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Francesco Molinari-Pradelli conductor and art collector from Italy

Francesco Molinari-Pradelli Italiaans dirigent (1911-1996)

Francesco Molinari-Pradelli italienischer Dirigent

Molinari-Pradelli, .. 1911-1996

Molinari-Pradelli, F. 1911-1996

Molinari Pradelli, Francesco

Molinari Pradelli, Francesco 1911-1996

Molinari-Pradelli, Frančesko.

Molinari-Pradelli, Franchesco

Pradelli, F. Molinari- 1911-1996

Pradelli, Francesco Molinari-.

Pradelli Francesco Molinari 1911-1996

Pradelli, Francisco Molinari

Pradelli Molinari, Francesco

Франческо Молінарі Праделлі

フランチェスコ・モリナーリ=プラデッリ

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