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Gigli, Beniamino 1890-1957

Overview
Works: 2,637 works in 4,680 publications in 10 languages and 14,714 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Drama  Biography  Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Motion picture music  Biographical films  Music videos  History 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Actor, Other, Vocalist, Proofreader, per, Honoree
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

95 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great tenors of the century( Recording )

6 editions published between 1900 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

52 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 392 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)
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

51 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 380 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 )

42 editions published between 1934 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

40 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at the Rome Opera House in June and July 1943
Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( )

13 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 271 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
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

48 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book (125 p. :
Andrea Chenier by Umberto Giordano( Recording )

28 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curtain rises on "Andrea Chénier." The most famous arias & scenes in selected recordings from 1908-1960. A compilation featuring different singers and varying interpretations in each role and in one and the same aria: Better? Worse?--Different! A vocal time-travel. Listen and compare for yourself and select your own dream-cast
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

30 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

56 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 237 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
Great voices of the century by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1992 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I pagliacci...Vesti la giubba (Leoncavallo); Nacht und Traume (Schubert); Semele...Where 'er you walk (Handel); Mein Her, was dacten Sie? (Strauss); Ah! I am suffocating (Mussorgsky); Mattinata (Tosti); Cavalleria rusticana...Voi lo sapete (Mascagni); Manon...Ah! dispar, vision (Massenet); Beau soir (Debussy); Tristan and Isolde...love duet (Wagner); rigoletto....questa o quella; Beniamino Gigli,tenor Elisabeth Schumann,soprano John McCormack,tenor Lotte Lehmann,soprano Feodor Chaliapin,bass Nellie Melba,soprano Claudia Muzio,soprano Tito Schipa,tenor Maggie Teyte,soprano Frida Leider,soprano Lauritz Melchior,tenor Enrico Caruso,tenor Gerald Moor, piano
Requiem mass by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

24 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida : opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( )

4 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 212 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( )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of singing : golden voices of the century = L'art du chant : les plus belles voix du vingtième sic̀le = El arte del canto : grandes voces del siglo by Peter R Smith( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rare footage of many of the most illustrious opera stars of the twentieth century, from silent Caruso film and the Vitaphones with Martinelli and de Luca; Tetrazzini, Supervia, Flagstaf; Ponselle in a 1936 screen test of Carmen; Chaliapin, Tauber, Gigli; Sutherland, Price, Olivero, de los Angeles; Bjèorling and Tebaldi in a 1956 broadcast of La Boháeme; to Callas in the Lisbon Traviata and the Covent Garden Tosca of 1964
Operatic scenes & arias by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

5 editions published in 1988 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

11 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great singers, 1909-1938 by Vincenzo Bellini( Recording )

9 editions published in 1989 in 4 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The very best of Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli( )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The art of singing : golden voices of the century = L'art du chant : les plus belles voix du vingtième sic̀le = El arte del canto : grandes voces del siglo
Alternative Names
Beniamino Gigli chanteur d'opéra italien

Beniamino Gigli Italiaans acteur

Beniamino Gigli Italian opera singer

Beniamino Gigli italienischer Tenor

Beniamino Gigli olasz operaénekes és színész

Beniaminus Gigli

Džil'i, Ben'âmino.

Džilji, Benjamīno 1890-1957

Gigli, B. 1890-1957

Gigli, B. (Beniamino), 1890-1957

Gigli, Benjamino.

Gigli Benjamino 1890-1957

Бениамино Джили

Беньяміно Джильї

Джильи, Беньямино

בנימינו ג'ילי

بنیامینو گیگلی بازیگر، خواننده، و خواننده اپرا ایتالیایی

ബെന്യാമിനോ ജീലി

베니아미노 질리

ベニャミーノ・ジーリ

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