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Glyndebourne Festival Chorus

Overview
Works: 627 works in 1,741 publications in 4 languages and 22,687 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television programs  Operas  Parodies, imitations, etc  Popular music  Filmed operas  Jazz vocals  Music 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, per, Singer, Actor, Musician
Classifications: M1500.M69, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera stage production of the Gershwins' classic musical drama Porgy and Bess, which portrays the lives of the occupants of Catfish Row. The television production was shot using the recording made of the 1989 production for its soundtrack
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin ( Recording )
40 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Porgy and Bess: Opera in Three Acts. Libretto: DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin
The Marriage of Figaro a comic opera in 4 acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in Italian and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opera based on Beaumarchais' sequel to his Barber of Seville
Don Giovanni dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mozart's version of the Don Juan legend
Carmen by Georges Bizet ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Hall's production reveals Bizet's opera as a torrid drama of passion, blood, and squalor. Featuring Malcolm Walker, Marie McLaughlin, Barry McCauley, Xavier Depraz, Maria Ewing, and Elizabeth Collier
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Coronation of Poppea (L'Incoronazione di Poppea) tells the amoral story of the Roman Emperor Nero's love affair with the scheming and seductive Poppea, with evil triumphing over good, while the allegorical figures from the Prologue - Fortune, Virtue and Love look on
The rake's progress by Igor Stravinsky ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Glyndebourne Festival's production of Stravinsky's Opera The Rake's Progress
The Mikado by Arthur Sullivan ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptation of the opera by Gilbert and Sullivan
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
37 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This opera features Janet Baker, Elizabeth Gale, Elisabeth Speiser, and the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Despondent at the the death of Euridice, Orfeo descends into the underworld to fetch her. The condition of her return is that he may not look at her until they are back on earth
Mozart's The magic flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in German and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mozart at the Glyndebourne with Bernard Haitink conducting the London Philharmonic and unusual set design by David Hockney
Giulio Cesare opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of love and power set in the Middle East. Centers around Cleopatra's manipulation of Caesar and Ptolemy
Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the grandeur and shabbiness of Venice in the grip of disease. Portrays the moral and physical degeneration of Aschenbach, the writer whose obsessive and self-devouring pursuit of beauty in the form of the boy Tadzio leads him to humiliation and death
The pirates of Penzance by Arthur Sullivan ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First work recorded February, March, 1929; Second work recorded September, 1933
The gondoliers by Arthur Sullivan ( Recording )
23 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Così fan tutte from the Opernhaus Zürich, Switzerland by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ferrando and Guglielmo, two soldiers, make a wager that their respective lovers will be faithful in their absence
HMS Pinafore Trial by jury by Arthur Sullivan ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(1,2) BAKER, George (baritone). (1,2) CAMERON, John (baritone). (1,2) LEWIS, Richard (tenor). (1,2) BRANNIGAN, Owen (bass). (1) MILLIGAN, James (bass-baritone). (1,2) MORISON, Elsie (soprano). (1) THOMAS, Marjorie (contralto). (1) SINCLAIR, Monica (contralto)
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albert Herring by Benjamin Britten ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albert - a gullible, naïve greengrocer lad who, much to his embarrassment, is made Village May King when it is realized there are no longer any girls with the necessary virtuous qualifications
La Calisto by Pier Francesco Cavalli ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Choeur du Festival de Glyndebourne.
Chor des Glyndebourne Festivals.
Chorus of the Glyndebourne Festival.
Coro del Festival di Glyndebourne.
Glyndebourne Chorus.
Glyndebourne Festival Choir.
Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
Glyndebourne festival opera. Choeur.
Glyndebourne Festival Opera Chor
Glyndebourne Festival Opera Chorus.
Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company. Choir.
Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company. Chorus.
Glyndebourne Opera Chorus
Languages
English (191)
Italian (157)
French (20)
German (11)
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