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Granforte, Apollo

Overview
Works: 376 works in 581 publications in 3 languages and 887 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Drama  Motion picture music  Excerpts  Opera adaptations  Art music  Librettos  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Performer, Singer, br=, Author, Other
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Apollo Granforte
 
Most widely held works by Apollo Granforte
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

28 editions published between 1931 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

21 editions published between 1931 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story: Act I. The action unfolds on Cyprus, under Venetian rule in the 16th century. The scene is outside the castle, residence of Otello, governor of the island, facing the port. It is night. A furious storm churns the sea, and a crowd of Venetian citizens and soldiers helplessly watch while the ship of the Moor Otello desperately tries to make it into port. Only Iago, one of Otello's men, does not participate in the general apprehension for the safety of his leader: he hates Otello, because Otello has promoted Cassio captain instead of him; he meditates revenge. The crowd is jubilant as Otello finally lands safely and announces that the Turkish fleet has been defeated. When the Moor enters the castle, the fireworks start and all drink to his victory. In the midst of the rejoicing, Iago starts to weave the scheme that will lead to his commander's downfall: he treacherously insinuates to Roderigo, who had revealed to Iago his love for Otello's wife, Desdemona, that Captain Cassio also feels the same affection for the woman. Then Iago gets Cassio drunk, and incites a fight between the two men, but the dangerous duel that starts between them is stopped by Montano. However, the peacemaker is wounded by Cassio. Iago sounds the alarm, swelling the episode out of proportion until the crowd is in tumult. Called back by the shouts and noise, Otello, falsely informed by Iago, punishes Cassio and demotes him. This is a first victory for Iago, who exults
Apollo Granforte by Apollo Granforte( Recording )

15 editions published between 1966 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

13 editions published between 1930 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Great singers at the Gran Teatro del Liceo( Recording )

2 editions published in 1995 in Italian and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Sebastiano by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in Italian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
The great baritons : the Italian tradition (1906/1940) by Mattia Battistini( Recording )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All-time great opera duets (1911-1942)( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Recording )

8 editions published between 1930 and 1997 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Apollo Granforte : baritone by Apollo Granforte( Recording )

in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irene Minghini Cattaneo by Irene Minghini-Cattaneo( Recording )

2 editions published in 1970 in Italian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tosca : La Scala, 1929 by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

2 editions published in 1994 in Italian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera Arias - BIZET, G.( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aureliano Pertile by Aureliano Pertile( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otello : opera completa by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

6 editions published between 1969 and 1980 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giovanni Zenatello by Giovanni Zenatello( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hina Spani by Hina Spani( Recording )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1996 in German and Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I pagliacci : (complete) by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Recording )

in Italian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il trovatore : opera completa by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

5 editions published between 1955 and 1979 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Apollo Granforte

Apollo Granforte amhránaí ceoldrámaíochta Iodálach

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Apollo Granforte barítono italiano

Apollo Granforte Italiaans zanger (1886-1975)

Apollo Granforte Italian opera singer

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Apollo Granforte italiensk songar

Apollo Granforte kantante italiano

Granforte, Apolo

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アポロ・グランフォルテ

Languages
Italian (103)

German (5)

English (3)