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Beňačková-Čápová, Gabriela

Works: 321 works in 952 publications in 13 languages and 7,604 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Live sound recordings  Symphonies  Operas  Filmed operas  Drama  Televised operas  Music  Interviews  Sacred music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Vocalist, Musician, Other
Classifications: M1001, 784.2184
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Most widely held works by Gabriela Beňačková-Čápová
Mefistofele by Arrigo Boito( Visual )

39 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 585 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 )

47 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 517 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
Messa per Rossini by Helmuth Rilling( )

25 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 394 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 )

35 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 369 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 365 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
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 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rusalka by Antonín Dvořák( )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 313 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
Symphony no. 9 by Gustav Mahler( )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in German and held by 228 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
Juda Maccabeus by Sylvie Bodorová( )

2 editions published in 2003 in No Linguistic content and Czech and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonie no. 9 by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

1 edition published in 1987 in German and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinfonie Nr. 9 d-Moll (Originalfassung)
Slzy a úsměvy( )

2 editions published in 2006 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slovak songs( )

1 edition published in 2006 in Czech and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bartered bride (highlights) by Bedřich Smetana( Recording )

4 editions published in 1995 in Czech and English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glagolitic mass by Leoš Janáček( Recording )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Koledováni = carolling by Gabriela Beňačková-Čápová( )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in Slovak and Czech and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs = Lieder by Antonín Dvořák( Recording )

8 editions published in 1993 in 4 languages and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Libuše : festive opera in 3 acts by Bedřich Smetana( Recording )

21 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem, op. 89 by Antonín Dvořák( Recording )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in Latin and Czech and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in Czech and French and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faust by Charles Gounod( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Gounod's tragic opera based on the German Faust legend in which the aging philosopher and chemist sells his soul to the Devil in exchange for youth
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