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Svanholm, Set

Overview
Works: 429 works in 902 publications in 6 languages and 6,313 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Librettos  Filmed operas  Stories, plots, etc  Art music  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Other, Lyricist, Vocalist, Author
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Set Svanholm
 
Most widely held works by Set Svanholm
Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner( Recording )

75 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Hans Hotter, in his Met debut season, is magnificent as Wotan in this memorable broadcast of the prologue to Wagner's Ring cycle. He leads an extraordinary cast that also includes Margaret Harshaw as Wotan's wife, Fricka, Set Svanholm as a true heldentenor Loge, the demi-god of fire, Lawrence Davidson as the evil Nibelung dwarf Alberich, and Jarmila Novotná as Freia, the goddess of youth. Jerome Hines and Dezső Ernster are the giants, Fasolt and Fafner, and Karin Branzell sings the Earth goddess, Erda. Fritz Stiedry conducts.This performance is taken from the CD box set Wagner at The Met, released by Sony Classical
Der Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner( Recording )

42 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El anillo del nibelungo en alemán, es un ciclo de cuatro óperas épicas, basadas libremente en figuras y elementos de la mitología germánica, particularmente las Sagas islandesas. Estas operas son, El oro del Rin (Das Rheingold), La valquiria (Die Walküre), Sigfrido (Siegfried) y El ocaso de los dioses (Götterdämmerung)
Salome by Richard Strauss( )

10 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This performance presents the great Leonie Rysanek in one of her most memorable roles--the teenage Judean princess Salome. Obsessed with the prophet Jochanaan, the Biblical John the Baptist (Norman Bailey), she skillfully manipulates her lecherous stepfather Herod (Ragnar Ulfung) until he has no choice but to have the holy man killed for spurning the princess's advances. The legendary Astrid Varnay is Salome's mother, Herodias. Highlights of the score include the Dance of the Seven Veils and Salome's final monologue, one of the supreme dramatic achievements in all of opera
Kirsten Flagstad : the supreme Wagnerian soprano by Kirsten Flagstad( )

2 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( )

5 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in Italian and Swedish and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Verdi's opera in which the love of the enslaved Ethiopian princess for an Egyptian general brings tragedy to all involved
Wesendonck-Lieder ; Arias by Richard Wagner( )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in German and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Altrhapsodie by Johannes Brahms( )

3 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhapsodie für Alt, Männerchor & Orchester, op.53. Text aus Harzreise im Winter von J.W.Goethe / Schicksalslied für Chor & Orchester, op.54. Text: F.Hölderlin / Nänie für Chor & Orchester, op.82. Text: F.Schiller / Gesang der Parzen für Chor & Orchester, op.89. Text: J.W.Goethe / Marienlieder für Chor a cappella, op.22
Samson et Delila by Camille Saint-Saëns( )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Ring by Richard Wagner( )

1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Préparation à l'écoute de l'opéra ; explication de l'intrigue et du livret ; étude des personnages et des voix."--Conteneurs
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( Recording )

27 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soloists: Wiener Philharmoniker Georg Solti, con
Siegfried by Richard Wagner( Recording )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in German and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The meeting of Siegfried with the dragon and with Brünnhilde
Die Walküre : Act 3 ; Act 2, Siegmund! sieh' auf mich (Todesverkündigung) by Richard Wagner( Recording )

5 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in German and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ring of the Nibelung by Richard Wagner( Recording )

3 editions published in 1976 in German and Undetermined and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three scenes from Wagner by Richard Wagner( Recording )

3 editions published between 1959 and 1968 in German and Undetermined and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operatic scenes & lieder by Richard Wagner( Recording )

6 editions published in 1989 in German and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mahler broadcasts 1948-1982 by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in German and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siegfried by Richard Wagner( Recording )

5 editions published between 1950 and 1964 in German and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unforgettable voices in unforgotten performances from the German operatic repertoire( Recording )

2 editions published in 1969 in German and Multiple languages and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Walküre : Act I by Richard Wagner( Recording )

12 editions published between 1959 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Walkure - second drama of "Der Ring des Nibelungen: Act 1(Complete) Kirsten Flagstad, soprano Set Svanholm, tenor Arnold Van Mill, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Hans Knappertsbusch, conductor Libretto and notes
Elektra by Richard Strauss( Recording )

15 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in German and Undetermined and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary Astrid Varnay gives a spectacular performance in the title role of Strauss's one-act masterpiece. Obsessed with avenging the murder of her father, Elektra is blind to the longings of her sister, Chrysothemis (Walburga Wegner), for a peaceful life. She taunts her mother, Klytämnestra (Elisabeth Höngen), with the gruesome fantasy of a bloody death at Elektra's hands. But Varnay's nuanced portrayal of Elektra's tortured soul is at its most gripping in the tender moments of reunion with her brother Orest (Paul Schöffler). The great Fritz Reiner conducts a rich, dramatic performance
 
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Set Svanholm artiste lyrique

Set Svanholm schwedischer Tenor

Set Svanholm Swedish opera singer

Set Svanholm Zweedse tenor

Svanholm, Karl Viktor

Svanholm, Karl Viktor 1904-1964

Svanholm, S.

Svanholm, S. (Set)

Svanholm, Set Karl Viktor 1904-1964

Сванхольм, Сет

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