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John Alldis Choir

Overview
Works: 834 works in 2,338 publications in 8 languages and 43,119 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Drama  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art music  Motion picture music  Excerpts  Arrangements (Music)  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Instrumentalist, cho, Conductor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about John Alldis Choir
 
Most widely held works by John Alldis Choir
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

43 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical excerpts drawn from Puccini's Turandot (London 414 274-2) with descriptive narration by Robert Lyall, to promote the upcoming production of the opera on October 21 & 22, 2005 by Opera Grand Rapids in De Vos Hall
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( )

20 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,069 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 Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( )

32 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 938 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( )

28 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi painted an immense canvas with this dark but tuneful opera. The legendary Leontyne Price is seen in one of her greatest roles, Leonora. Price's soaring voice encompasses every nuance of Leonora's emotion as she moves from joy through resignation to ultimate heartbreak. James Levine's brilliant leading of the Met orchestra and chorus is a lesson in Verdi style. Giuseppe Giacomini is Alvaro, the man Leonora loves, and Leo Nucci is Don Carlo, the dark instrument of their Fate
I vespri siciliani by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

33 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's gripping tale of Sicilians rising against the occupying French stars Renata Scotto in her only broadcast of this rarely heard masterpiece. From the beginning of the opera, when Elena (Scotto) sings an "innocent" song fanning the people's resentment against the foreign army, to the end, when the ringing of her wedding bells signals the start of the revolt, Scotto's artistry blazes. James Levine leads the Met Orchestra and Chorus in a wonderfully idiomatic performance, and Ruggero Raimondi is magnificent as Procida, the outlawed Sicilian leader
Eugene Onegin by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( )

30 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin on two CDs
A village Romeo and Juliet by Frederick Delius( )

20 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Village Romeo and Juliet: Lyric Drama in Six Scenes based on the novella Romeo und Julia auf dem Dorfe by Gottfried Keller
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( )

32 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book (125 p. :
Andrea Chenier by Umberto Giordano( )

38 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of the young poet and his tragic life and death during the French Revolution
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( )

15 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Recording )

31 editions published between 1976 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ultraphonic: 1660
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

36 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 782 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
Mass in C minor, K. 427 : "Great Mass" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

26 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sylvia McNair leads a celebrated group of vocalists in performing Mozart's unfinished mass, the "great" mass in C minor
Thaïs by Jules Massenet( Recording )

21 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take one ascetic monk named Athanaël and one ravishingly beautiful courtesan named Thaïs, add Massenet's sensual, melodious music, with equal dashes of eroticism and religious fervor--and you have a powerful opera that is at once a celebration of the sacred and the profane, of flesh and soul. This rarity had not been heard at the Met for almost 40 years when it was brought back as a vehicle for the great soprano Beverly Sills and the magnetic singing actor Sherrill Milnes. Together, they masterfully bring to life the searing conflict at the heart of the drama
Le nozze di Figaro : K. 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

22 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the entire opera
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in Italian and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Innehåller cd-rom-spår med libretto (italienska/engelska/tyska/franska)
Esclarmonde by Jules Massenet( Recording )

26 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in French and English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parisian audiences in 1889 were thrilled by Massenet's wizardry in telling the story of Esclarmonde, the princess of Byzantium with magical powers, and her love for the heroic knight Roland. But the title role was so difficult that the opera languished for decades, until Joan Sutherland, with her dazzling ability to sing the most fearsome embellishments, brought this jewel of an opera to life for modern audiences
I Capuleti e i Montecchi by Vincenzo Bellini( )

13 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basada en la obra Romeo and Juliet de W. Shakespeare
Piano concertos 1-5 ; Choral fantasia by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esta es una grabación milagrosa. El jóven Barenboim es un gran oponente para el magistral Klemperer, que le triplicaba la edad. Es notable encontrar a dos artistas de tan diversas edades que cooperen tan bien. El "Emperador" raramente ha sonado tan magnífico
The tales of Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( Recording )

15 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in French and Undetermined and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy opera in 4 acts
 
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La traviata
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Alldis Choir.

Alldis Choir London

Alldis (John) Choir

Chœur John Alldis.

Choeur John Alldis London

Choir John Alldis.

John Aldis Choir

John Alldis Chorus.

John Alldis singers.

The John Alldis Choir

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