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Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin Chor

Overview
Works: 532 works in 921 publications in 4 languages and 7,440 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Operas  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Overtures  Interviews  Film and video adaptations  Music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Instrumentalist, Musician
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin
Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor by Otto Nicolai( Recording )
10 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor: Komisch-phantastische Oper in drei Akten. Libretto: Salomon Hermann Mosenthal
Triple concerto Choral fantasy by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner( )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A defiant Dutch sea captain is condemned to roam the seas forever for swearing that he would sail around the Cape of Good Hope, even if it took forever. His only redemption is if he can get a woman's love while only being allowed ashore every 7 years
Parsifal [ein Bühnenweihfestspiel] by Richard Wagner( Recording )
8 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in German and English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wagner's mystical opera makes extraordinary demands on the conductor, but James Levine is renowned for the special affection and authority he brings to this transcendent work. The music shimmers and glows, evoking the legendary world of the Knights of the Holy Grail and the pure fool who brings healing power to the land. Peter Hofmann stars as the questing title hero, Jerome Hines sings the wise old man, Gurnemanz, and Mignon Dunn is the voluptuous Kundry, whose erotic temptations almost ensnare the young hero
Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner( Recording )
23 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tannhäuser deals with the medieval Minnesinger of that name
Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )
9 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in Italian and German and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two sisters whose fiancés have gone off to war (or so they pretend), a clever maid, a cynical old philosopher, and those same two fiancés in disguise--six characters is all it takes for Mozart and his librettist, Lorenzo Da Ponte, to explore both the fun and the heartbreak that love can lead to in this equally lighthearted and deeply human comedy. James Levine masterfully leads a stellar cast that includes Carol Vaness and Tatiana Troyanos as the sisters, Jerry Hadley and Thomas Hampson as their fiancés, Betsy Norden as Despina, and Richard Van Allen as Don Alfonso
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Recording )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tristan und Isolde: Handlung in drei Aufzügen
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg by Richard Wagner( Recording )
11 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in German and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Not many companies have the resources to put on Wagner's only comedy with all the élan it deserves. The Met does, particularly when Music Director James Levine is conducting: his affection for the work is matched only by his skill at bringing it to life. Levine leads a top-flight cast of solo singers, plus a huge chorus and orchestra. James Morris conveys all of Hans Sachs wisdom, and humanity; Karita Mattila sparkles as Eva, the young woman in love with Walther, the impetuous knight, ardently sung by Ben Heppner
Lohengrin by Richard Wagner( Recording )
15 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This broadcast of Wagner's most romantic opera stars René Kollo as the knight of the Holy Grail who arrives in a boat pulled by a swan to defend the innocent Elsa, played by Pilar Lorengar. Mignon Dunn is the dark and malevolent Ortrud who poisons the couple's happiness, with some help from her husband, Telramund (Donald McIntyre). James Levine leads the Met orchestra, bringing out the shimmer and the thunder of the score, along with every shade of expression in between
Palestrina by Hans Pfitzner( Recording )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in German and English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pfitzner: Palestrina: Drei Vorspiele / Das Herz: Liebesmelodie, op.39 / Das Käthchen von Heilbronn: Ouvertüre, op.17a / Strauss: Guntram: Vorspiel zum ersten Akt, op.25 / Capriccio: Introduktion, op. 85 / Feuersnot: Liebesszene, op.50
Wozzeck by Alban Berg( Recording )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Levine, a longtime champion of this groundbreaking work, has conducted every Met performance of Wozzeck since 1974. He brings Berg's revolutionary score to dramatic life in this broadcast, leading an extraordinary cast headed by Christian Boesch and Hildegard Behrens. Boesch gives a heartbreaking performance as the poor, abused soldier of the title, and Behrens is stunning as his faithless and conflicted wife, Marie. Richard Cassilly sings the vain Drum Major who seduces her, and Ragnar Ulfung and Franz Mazura are the Captain and the Doctor, who mock and torture Wozzeck
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in German and Italian and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Einstein by Paul Dessau( )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in German and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symphonie no. 8 by Gustav Mahler( Recording )
6 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sinfonie Nr.8 Es-Dur für Soli, Knabenchor, zwei Chöre und grosses Orchester. Text: Veni creator spiritus; Schluss-Szene aus Goethes Faust
Fidelio op. 72 by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The well loved team of Waltraud Meier and Placido Domingo join conductor Daniel Barenboim in a complete recording of Beethoven's intense and dramatic opera
Martha by Friedrich von Flotow( Recording )
6 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in German and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Orchesterwerke II Works for orchestra II by Paul Dessau( )
2 editions published in 1997 and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elektra by Richard Strauss( Recording )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the courtyard of the palace of Agamemnon, murdered king of Mycenae, Elektra bemoans her father's murder at the hands of her mother, Klytämnestra, and her mother's lover, Aegisth. She vows vengeance. She is interrupted by her younger sister, Chrysothemis, who urges Elektra to give up her obsession with revenge so they both can lead normal lives. Chrysothemis reappears with news that Orest is dead. Stunned, Elektra tells her sister she must now help kill Klytämnestra and Aegisth. When the girl pulls away in terror and runs off, Elektra starts to dig for the buried ax that killed Agamemnon. She is interrupted by a stranger who says he has come to inform Klytämnestra of Orest's death. When Elektra reveals her name, he tells her Orest lives. Servants come and kiss his hand. The dogs of the house know me, he says, but not my own sister. Crying his name, Elektra falls into Orest's arms and tells him she has lived only for his return. Their reunion is cut short when Orest is summoned before Klytämnestra. He kills both the queen and her lover. Elektra begins an ecstatic dance and when Chryothemis returns, Elektra falls dead
Così fan tutte dramma giocoso in due atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Two men test the fidelity of their fiancés (sisters) by disguising themselves as foreign suitors. The women not only fail, but each decides to marry the other man, not their original beau. The test is revealed and they are forgiven; everyone lives happily every after"--Http://inkpot.com/classical/cosi.html
Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor Querschnitt by Otto Nicolai( )
2 editions published in 1993 in German and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Berlin Opera Choir
Berlin. Staatsoper. Chor
Berlin State Opera Chor.
Berlin State Opera Chorus.
Berlin State Opera Chorus (1821-)
Berliner Staatsoperchor.
Berliner Staatsopernchor.
Berlini Deutsche Oper Énekkara.
Berurin Kokuritsu Kagekijō Gasshōdan
Choeur de l'Opéra de Berlin Est
Choeur de l'Opéra Unter den Linden
Choeur du Deutsche Staatsoper de Berlin
Chœurs de l'Opéra de Berlin.
Chor der Berliner Staatsoper.
Chor der Deutschen Staatsoper, Berlin.
Chor der Staatsoper Berlin.
Chor der Städtischen Oper, Berlin.
Chorus der Deutschen Staatsoper Berlin.
Chorus of the Court Opera Berlin
Der Deutschen Staatsoper Berlin Chor.
Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin. Chor.
Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin Chorus
Deutscher Staatsopernchor
Sbor Německé opery v Berlíně.
Staatsopernchor.
Staatsopernchor, Berlin.
State Opera Choir Berlin
Languages
German (131)
Italian (16)
English (7)
Latin (2)