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Protti, Aldo

Overview
Works: 245 works in 637 publications in 6 languages and 3,506 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Drama  Motion picture music  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Stories, plots, etc  Filmed operas  Nonfiction television programs  Televised operas 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Other, Author, Printer
Classifications: M1500.V47, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Aldo Protti
 
Most widely held works by Aldo Protti
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

94 editions published between 1324 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 776 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
Andrea Chenier by Umberto Giordano( )

44 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of the young poet and his tragic life and death during the French Revolution
Parisina by Pietro Mascagni( )

4 editions published in 2009 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

29 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this eagerly-awaited complete opera recording from superstar Andrea Bocelli, the tenor assembles a fine cast to explore Verdi's most spectacular work: the award-winning American soprano Kristin Lewis takes the role of Aida, the brilliant Italian mezzo Veronica Simeoni as Amneri. Giorgio Giuseppini takes the role of Il Re (the Egyptian King), the powerful Ambrogio Maestri ("Italy's answer to Bryn Terfel") as Amonasro and Carlo Colombara, renowned Verdi bass, as Ramfis
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

26 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

38 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

27 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zinka Milanov, soprano ; Giuseppe di Stefano, tenor ; Leonard Warren, Bariton
Francesca da Rimini by Riccardo Zandonai( Recording )

16 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sumptuous production by Piero Faggioni (sets by Ezio Frigerio and costumes by Franca Squarciapino) seduced Met audiences into the enchanting world of Zandonai's rarely heard opera. His retelling of Dante's story of the immortal passion of Paolo and Francesca in 13th century Italy is as musically elegant and beautiful as the details of the production on stage. James Levine's fervent conducting galvanizes the fabulous cast: Renata Scotto and Plácido Domingo as the lovers with Cornell MacNeil as an appropriately brutal Giovanni
Heroes & villains : opera's leading men( Recording )

3 editions published in 2010 in Italian and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A perfect compilation of the greatest leading men of opera as they sing the best-loved scenes and arias of the genre. Features performances by Rolando Villazon, Roberto Alagna, Yevgeny Nesterenko, and Jonas Kaufmann, among many others
Otello : highlights by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

6 editions published in 1962 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stiffelio by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in Italian and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Stiffelio] Jose Carreras, Sylvia Sass, Matteo Manuguerra, WladimirGanzarolli, Ezio Di Cesare, Maria Venuti, Thomas Moser, Orf SymphonyOrchestra and Chorus, Vienna. Lamberto Gardelli, conductor
Fernando Cortez by Gaspare Spontini( Recording )

6 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

11 editions published between 1958 and 1996 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete operas sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the librettos with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composers, biographies of the principal singers and conductors
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Recording )

11 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
I pagliacci : opera in two acts by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in Italian and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the tragedy of a jealous husband in a commedia dell'arte troupe
Aïda : opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in Italian and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1961 performance, filmed live in Japan, brilliantly captures the opera's lyricism, grandeur, and dramatic power. Featuring some of Italy's most illustrious singers of the period, the production is rooted in the best traditions of Italian opera
L'Arlesiana : opera in 3 acts by Francesco Cilèa( Recording )

2 editions published in 1952 in Italian and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Africana by Giacomo Meyerbeer( Recording )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in Italian and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early recordings by Renata Tebaldi( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in Italian and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrea Chénier : opera in four acts by Umberto Giordano( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring soprano Renata Tebaldi and tenor Mario del Monaco, with Franco Capuana conducting. Also features baritone Aldo Protti
 
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Aldo Protti chanteur lyrique

Aldo Protti Italiaans zanger (1920-1995)

Aldo Protti Italian opera singer

Aldo Protti italiensk sångare

Aldo Protti italiensk sanger

Aldo Protti italiensk songar

Protti, A.

Protti, A. 1920-1995

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