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Ruffini, Giovanni 1807-1881

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Works: 302 works in 1,429 publications in 10 languages and 8,485 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Film adaptations  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Musical films  Manuscripts  Nonfiction films  Opera films  Librettos 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Translator, Other, Honoree, Lyricist, Performer, Contributor, lib, Dubious author, Creator, Scenarist
Classifications: M1500.D66, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Giovanni Ruffini
Don Pasquale by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

117 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a wealthy old bachelor decides to take a pretty young wife, he is--this being opera--in for trouble. Especially when that wife is the enchanting Reri Grist. Fernando Corena sings the matrimonially inclined title hero, whose plan to disinherit his nephew--the suave, mesmerizing Alfredo Kraus--backfires with more than a little help from Tom Krause's Dr. Malatesta
Don Pasquale : a comedy in 3 acts by Gaetano Donizetti( )

149 editions published between 1843 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description du matériel d'orchestre . 6 parties de violon I (4 ms), 4 parties de violon II (2 ms), 2 parties d'alto (1 ms), 2 parties de violoncelle/contrebasse, 2 parties de violoncelle ms., 2 parties de contrebasse ms., 1 partie de petite flûte, flûtes I et II, 1 partie de flûte I (ms.), 1 partie de clarinettes I et II, 1 partie de clarinette I ms., 1 partie de bassons I et II, 1 partie de cors I et II, 1 partie de cors III et IV, 1 partie de trompettes I et II, 1 partie de trompette I ms., 1 partie de trombones I et II, 1 partie de trombone I ms., 1 partie de trombone basse, 1 partie d'ophicléide, 1 partie de guitare I, 1 partie de guitare II, 1 partie de grosse caisse, 2 parties de timbales (1 ms)
Don Pasquale : a comic opera in three acts by Gaetano Donizetti( Book )

137 editions published between 1843 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Act two: In the second act, Dr. Malatesta brings in his "sister," heavily veiled, and presents her to Don Pasquale. When at last she can be induced to lift her veil, Pasquale is overwhelmed with delight and urges an immediate marriage. To this Norina bashfully consents. A fake notary is brought in, but just as the contract is about to be signed, Ernesto returns to say goodbye to his uncle. He is horrified to recognize Norina, but she and the doctor manage to explain matters and prevail upon him to witness the document. The notary leaves. Instantly, Norina's manner changes. She repulses Pasquale severely, summons the servants and doubles their wages, increases the staff, orders quantities of new furniture, clothes, jewels, horses and carriages -- all with the admonition that none but the best will do. When Pasquale protests, she reminds him that she is now mistress of the house and that what she says, goes. As the curtain falls, the Don is choking with rage, Norina and Ernesto are thoroughly enjoying the comedy, and the doctor is ordering his feverish patient to get a good night's sleep. - Flyleaf
Don Pasquale by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

41 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernesto is in love with Norina and refuses to marry a more suitable woman chosen by his uncle, Don Pasquale
Doctor Antonio by Giovanni Ruffini( Book )

155 editions published between 1850 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Pasquale : opera in three acts by Gaetano Donizetti( )

14 editions published between 1871 and 1900 in English and Italian and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composition de l'orchestre : 2*.2.2.2./4.2.3.0., timbales, percussions, 2 guitares, harpe et cordes
Lorenzo Benoni; or, Passages in the life of an Italian by Giovanni Ruffini( Book )

75 editions published between 1853 and 1967 in 5 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Pasquale dramma buffo in tre atti by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in Italian and Spanish and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic opera that tells of the trials and tribulations of a rich elderly man married to a cunning and unfaithful younger woman who really wishes to marry his nephew
Don Pasquale dramma buffo in three acts by Gaetano Donizetti( )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in Italian and German and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Paragreens on a visit to the Paris Universal Exhibition by Giovanni Ruffini( Book )

13 editions published between 1856 and 1857 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lavinia : a novel by Giovanni Ruffini( Book )

24 editions published between 1860 and 1893 in 4 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il maestro di cappella by Domenico Cimarosa( Recording )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in Italian and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Pasquale opera buffa in tre atti by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in Italian and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Pasquale : dramma buffo in tre atti di Michele Accursi by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ORCHESTRA AND CHORUS OF THE MAGGIO MUSICALE, FIORENTINO. GRACIS, Ettore (conductor)
Don Pasquale. Dramma buffo in tre atti by Gaetano Donizetti( Book )

36 editions published between 1843 and 2005 in Italian and Dutch and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Pasquale : dramma buffo in tre atti di Giovanni Ruffini : facsimile dell'autografo Milano, Archivio storico Ricordi (M.I.13) by Gaetano Donizetti( )

1 edition published in 1999 in Italian and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quiet nook in the Jura by Giovanni Ruffini( Book )

18 editions published in 1867 in English and German and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Paragreens on a visit to Paris by Giovanni Ruffini( Book )

19 editions published between 1860 and 1924 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donizetti's opera Don Pasquale : containing the Italian text, with an English translation and the music of all the principal airs by Gaetano Donizetti( Book )

6 editions published in 1861 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dear experience : a tale by Giovanni Ruffini( Book )

4 editions published between 1858 and 1861 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Don Pasquale : a comedy in 3 acts
Alternative Names
A., M. 1807-1881

A., M. (Accursi, Michele) 1807-1881

A., M. (Michele Accursi), 1807-1881

Accursi , Michele

Accursi, Michele 1807-1881

Accursi, Michele, pseud.

Author of Doctor Antonio.

Author of Doctor Antonio 1807-1881

Author of Lorenzo Benoni.

Author of Lorenzo Benoni 1807-1881

Benoni , Lorenzo

Benoni, Lorenzo 1807-1881

Camerano 1807-1881

Doctor Antonio, Author of 1807-1881

Giovanni Domenico Ruffini englisch-italienischer Schriftsteller

Giovanni Ruffini Italiaans schrijver (1807-1881)

Giovanni Ruffini Italian poet and opera librettist

Giovanni Ruffini italiensk poet och författare

Giovanni Ruffini italiensk poet og skribent

Lorenzo Benoni 1807-1881

Lorenzo Benoni, Author of 1807-1881

M. A 1807-1881

M. A. (Michele Accursi), 1807-1881

Michele Accursi 1807-1881

Ruffini 1807-1881 Comte

Ruffini, Comte, 1807-1881

Ruffini, G.

Ruffini, G. 1807-1881

Ruffini, G. D.

Ruffini, G.D., 1807-1881

Ruffini, G. D. (Giovanni Domenico), 1807-1881

Ruffini, G. (Giovanni), 1807-1881

Ruffini, Giacomo 1807-1881

Ruffini, Giovanni

Ruffini, Giovanni D. 1807-1881

Ruffini, Giovanni Domenico.

Ruffini, Giovanni Domenico 1807-1881

Ruffini, J.

Ruffini, J. 1807-1881

Ruffini, J. (John), 1807-1881

Ruffini , Jean

Ruffini Jean 1807-1881

Ruffini , John

Ruffini John 1807-1881

Rufini 1807-1881 comte

Rufini, comte.

Rufini, comte (Giovanni), 1807-1881

Rufini, Giovanni.

Rufini, Giovanni 1807-1881

Rufini, Giovanni Domenico 1807-1881

Руффини, Джованни Доменико

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Don Pasquale : a comic opera in three acts