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Zaccaria, Nicola

Overview
Works: 443 works in 1,480 publications in 5 languages and 10,380 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings  Operas  Stories, plots, etc  History  Interviews  Masses  Pictorial works  Methods‡vSelf-instruction 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Other, Vocalist
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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posthumous Publications by Nicola Zaccaria, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Nicola Zaccaria
Norma by Vincenzo Bellini ( Recording )
93 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pollione, a Roman Proconsul, has two children by Norma, a Druid priestess, in the course of a long relationship. Norma isn't as young and beautiful as once she was. A temple virgin, Adalgisa, is young and beautiful. Pollione must have her. He has importuned the young virgin to run away with him to Rome, and she has finally agreed. When Norma learns of Pollione's faithlessness, she threatens to kill the two children. Before she can do this, the Druid temple priests apprehend Pollione as he attempts to abscond with their sacred virgin, Adalgisa. The priests build a pyre to burn Pollione to death. Norma relents. Instead of killing the children, she blames herself for her misery and climbs onto the pyre to die with Pollione
La sonnambula by Vincenzo Bellini ( Recording )
104 editions published between 1930 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great Joan Sutherland is Amina, the innocent orphan who sleepwalks her way into scandal. She brings her legendary coloratura skills and sumptuous high notes to Bellini's bel canto showcase, capping the performance with a sensational final scene in which Amina is reunited with her fiancé Elvino, sung by John Alexander. Bonaldo Giaiotti is the mysterious Count Rodolfo and Colette Boky sings Lisa, the jealous innkeeper who wants Elvino for herself. Richard Bonynge conducts
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
36 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded Mar. 30-Apr. 15, 1932 at Teatro alla Scala, Milan, Italy
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
60 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
86 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 616 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
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
61 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is Maria Callas's only broadcast from the stage of the Met. Hearing "La Divina" in an actual performance is a unique thrill, and Lucia is a huge part of the palpable Callas mystique. Donizetti's bloody tale of the Scottish lass torn from her true love and forced into an arranged marriage, only to go mad and murder her bridegroom on their wedding night, was the perfect vehicle for Callas's wizardry. Her haunting voice simply becomes Lucia's--every facet of emotion so pronounced that we cannot escape her spell
Mignon by Ambroise Thomas ( Recording )
23 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this performance, the sensational Risë Stevens sings one of her signature roles, the shy but loving Mignon. It's a true operatic rarity, not heard at the Met since Stevens last did it in 1949, and it overflows with astonishing musical variety. The opera has at least two roles dear to the hearts of great singing actors: Mignon, and old Lothario, who turns out to be her father - here the superb Ezio Pinza in a stellar performance. Mimi Benzell is the flirtatious Philine, and James Melton is Wilhelm Meister, Mignon's true love
Orlando furioso by Antonio Vivaldi ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(1) HORNE, Marilyn (mezzo-soprano). (1) ANGELES, Victoria de los (soprano). (1) VALENTI-TERRANI, Lucia (mezzo-soprano). (1) GONZALES, Carmen (alto). (1) BRUSCANTINI, Sesto (baritone). (1) ZACCARIA, Nicolas (bass). (1) KOZMA, Lajos (tenor). (1) CAMICA DELLA POLIFONIA CHOIR. (1) I SOLISTI VENETI. (1) SCIMONE, Claudio (conductor)
La Navarraise by Jules Massenet ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poliuto by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poliuto: Tragedia lirica in tre atti. Libretto: Salvatore Cammarano
L'Italiana in Algeri by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Levine on the podium brings an ideal blend of sparkle and lyricism to Rossini's enchanting comedy. Olga Borodina is Isabella, the Italian girl who ends up in Algiers as she searches for her lost lover, Lindoro, sung by the sensational Juan Diego Flórez. Ferruccio Furlanetto is Mustafà, the Bey of Algiers, who keeps Lindoro prisoner and decides to make Isabella his own wife--even though he is already married to Elvira (Lyubov Petrova). Earle Patriarco is Taddeo and Mariusz Kwiecien sings the pirate captain Haly
The barber of Seville (highlights) by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1952 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 291 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
Tancredi by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
33 editions published between 1978 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tancredi: Melodramma eroico in due atti. Libretto: Gaetano Rossi
Operatic scenes by Maria Callas ( )
3 editions published in 1988 in Italian and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 1950 production of Rossini's Il Barbiere di Siviglia features Lily Pons as Rosina, Giuseppe di Stefano as Count Almaviva and Guiseppe Valdengo as Figaro
Missa solemnis, in D major, op.123 by Ludwig van Beethoven ( Recording )
9 editions published in 1959 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Medea by Luigi Cherubini ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Aida by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the story of the Verdi opera in which the love of the enslaved Ethiopian princess for an Egyptian general brings tragedy to all involved
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
23 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Bohème: Opera in quattro atti. Libretto: Giuseppe Giacosa e Luigi Illica
La vestale by Gaspare Spontini ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Vestale: Tragédie-lyrique en trois actes. Livret: Etienne de Jouy
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Zaccaria, N.
Zaccaria, N. (Nicola)
Zaccaria, Nicolas 1923-2007
Zaccarias, Nicola 1923-2007
Zachariou, Angelou.
Zachariou, Nicholas Angelos
Zachariou, Nicolas Angelos
Zachariou, Nicolas Angelos 1923-2007
Zachariou, Nikos
Ζαχαρίου, Νίκος
Languages
Italian (579)
French (37)
German (35)
English (15)
Latin (7)