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Beňačková-Čápová, Gabriela

Works: 342 works in 996 publications in 12 languages and 10,640 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Operas  Symphonies  Live sound recordings  Excerpts  Masses  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Songs and music  Art music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Vocalist, Actor, Musician, Other
Classifications: M1001, 784.2184
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Most widely held works by Gabriela Beňačková-Čápová
Mefistofele by Arrigo Boito( Visual )

40 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scholar Faust makes a pact with the devil Mefistofele by which Faust will serve him in the next life if Mefistofele will serve him in this one
Fidelio by Ludwig van Beethoven( Visual )

48 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adolf Dresen's traditional interpretation of Beethoven's opera, Fidelio. With Gabriela Beňačková, Josef Protschka and the Royal Opera Chorus, Covent Garden. In German with English subtitles
Symphony no. 9 by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in German and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dresden Staatskapelle has a very special tradition of performing Ludwig van Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. It performed the then still highly controversial work for the first time in August 1838 under the baton of Johann Gottlieb Reissiger. Since 1900, the piece has been performed yearly on Palm Sunday, having been popularized by Richard Wagner in 1843
Messa per Rossini by Helmuth Rilling( )

26 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Totenmesse zum Gedächtnis für Gioacchino Rossini, lag 1869 komplett in handschriftlicher Partitur vor, geschrieben von 13 ital. Komponisten. Uraufführung erst 119 Jahre später als Schlußveranstaltung des Europäischen Musikfestes Stuttgart am 11.09.1988 u.d. Ltg. von Helmuth Rilling
The bartered bride by Bedřich Smetana( Recording )

38 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smetana's opera about the bartered bride who finally married the young Bohemian she loved
Jenůfa by Leoš Janáček( )

25 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in Czech and Undetermined and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steva, a handsome young man, has inherited the family mill from his dead parents. His half brother Laca, envious of this and the fact that Jenufa is smitten with Steva, slashes her cheeks with a knife, scarring her permanently
Glagolitic mass by Leoš Janáček( )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kát̕a Kabanová : opera in 3 acts by Leoš Janáček( )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in Czech and French and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rusalka by Antonín Dvořák( )

36 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dvořák’s colorful romantic fairy tale, based on the classic story of the Little Mermaid, comes to life with the enchanting Gabriela Beňačková in the title role, the water nymph Rusalka who sings the famous “Song to the Moon.” Ben Heppner stars as the Prince she falls in love with. Sergei Koptchak is Rusalka’s father, the Water Gnome, Stefania Toczyska sings the witch Ježibaba, and Janis Martin is the Foreign Princess, Rusalka’s rival. John Fiore conducts this performance from the opera’s Met premiere run
Rusalka : opera in 3 acts : op. 114 by Antonín Dvořák( Recording )

16 editions published between 1900 and 2003 in Czech and English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 2 in C minor : "Resurrection" by Gustav Mahler( )

16 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texts of the vocal portions: Urlicht, from Des Knaben Wunderhorn; Auferstehung by Klopstock
The bride of Messina : tragedy-opera in 3 acts by Zdeněk Fibich( )

7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in Czech and Undetermined and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juda Maccabeus by Sylvie Bodorová( )

2 editions published in 2003 in No Linguistic content and Czech and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonie no. 9 by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

1 edition published in 1987 in German and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenůfa : opera in 3 acts by Leoš Janáček( )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slzy a úsměvy( )

2 editions published in 2006 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zemé úsměvů = Das Land des Lächelns by Franz Lehár( )

1 edition published in 1996 in German and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slovak songs( )

1 edition published in 2006 in Czech and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ceremony of carols, op. 28 by Benjamin Britten( )

3 editions published in 1996 in Latin and English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of Smetana by Bedřich Smetana( )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in Czech and No Linguistic content and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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