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Gigli, Beniamino 1890-1957

Overview
Works: 2,570 works in 3,993 publications in 12 languages and 13,742 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Stories, plots, etc  Discography  Live sound recordings  Operas  Musical settings  Requiems 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Actor, Vocalist, per, Other, Proofreader, Honoree
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Great tenors of the century ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic content and Italian and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli ( Recording )
80 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni ( Recording )
44 editions published between 1940 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 331 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
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
41 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded at the Rome Opera House in June and July 1943
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo ( Recording )
35 editions published between 1934 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
46 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Book (125 p. :
Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi ( )
14 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 248 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
Andrea Chénier by Umberto Giordano ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1953 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tale of the young poet and his tragic life and death during the French Revolution
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
Requiem mass by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1941 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of singing golden voices of the century ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 195 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 Chaliaoin, Tauber, Gigli; Sutherland, Price, Olivero, de los Angeles; Bjorling and Tebaldi in a 1956 broadcast of La Boheme; to Callas in the Lisbon Traviata and the Covent Garden Tosca of 1964
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 186 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 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1964 in Italian and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in Italian and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great singers, 1909-1938 ( Recording )
8 editions published in 1989 in 4 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains arias by Bellini, Leoncavallo, Donizetti, Mozart, Rossini, Puccini, Verdi, Bizet, Saint-Saëns, Mascagni, and "Ombra di Nube" by Refice
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi ( )
25 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 131 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)
The very best of Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli ( )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Canti sacri Sacred songs by Beniamino Gigli ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1967 in Undetermined and English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great voices of the century ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1978 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 105 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
 
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Alternative Names
Džil'i, Ben'âmino.
Džilji, Benjamīno 1890-1957
Gigli, B. 1890-1957
Gigli, B. (Beniamino), 1890-1957
Gigli, Benjamino.
Gigli Benjamino 1890-1957
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