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Alfano, Franco 1875-1954

Overview
Works: 485 works in 1,164 publications in 5 languages and 8,689 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Operas  Television adaptations  Musical settings  Pictorial works  Film and video adaptations  Interviews  Stories, plots, etc 
Roles: Author, Composer, Arranger, Editor, Other, Performer, Librettist, lbr
Classifications: M1500.P977, 782.1
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Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )
118 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,427 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
Turandot : lyric drama in three acts & five scenes by Giacomo Puccini( )
157 editions published between 1926 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Turandot in the Forbidden City of Beijing by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in Italian and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Peking, Princess Turandot will become the bride of the royal suitor who can successfully answer three riddles. Unsuccessful suitors lose not only the hand of the princess, but their heads as well
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )
18 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful but icy Chinese princess is finally won by a handsome foreign prince who manages to successfully answer the riddles she puts to her suitors. Puccini died just before he finished the opera, leaving the last duet and finale to be completed by Franco Alfano. The setting is Beijing in legendary times
Cyrano de Bergerac by Franco Alfano( Recording )
26 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Turandot lyrisches Drama in drei Akten ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in Italian and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Puccini's last opera is a story of a beautiful but cruel Chinese princess, Turandot. The opera is characterized by its tension between the denial of love and secret affection, Turandot's obsession with sacrificial victims, and between cold cruelty and pure love
Turandot : lyric drama in three acts and five scenes by Giacomo Puccini( Book )
16 editions published between 1926 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sinfonia classica Seconda sinfonia by Franco Alfano( )
2 editions published in 2005 and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Risurrezione by Franco Alfano( Recording )
28 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cello sonata Concerto for violin, cello and piano by Franco Alfano( )
4 editions published in 2009 and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chamber music by Franco Alfano( )
2 editions published in 2011 and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Risurrezione : dramma in quattro atti di Cesare Hanau (dal romanzo omonimo di Leone Tolstoi) by Franco Alfano( )
21 editions published between 1904 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac opera in 5 acts by Franco Alfano( Visual )
6 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cyrano, an indomitable swordsman and refined poet from Gascony, is in love with his cousin Roxane. But cursed with a huge, grotesque nose, he dares not avow his undying love. Meanwhile, Roxane is in love with and loved by Christian de Neuvillette, a handsome young man who nonetheless is lacking wit
Resurrection : drama in 4 acts by Franco Alfano( Book )
5 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sakuntala by Franco Alfano( Recording )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Italian and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sonata by Franco Alfano( )
7 editions published in 1926 in 3 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Turandot at the Forbidden City of Beijing by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )
5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liriche : canto e pianoforte = Art songs : voice and piano by Franco Alfano( )
3 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madonna imperia : commedia lirica in 1 atto = lyrische Komödie in 1 Akt by Franco Alfano( )
12 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in 3 languages and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il dottor Antonio : opera lirica in tre atti e 5 quadri dal romanzo di Giovanni Ruffini by Franco Alfano( )
6 editions published in 1948 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Alfano, F.
Alfano, F. 1875-1954
Alfano, F. (Franco), 1875-1954
Alfano, Franco 1875-1954
Alfano , Frank
Alfano, Frank 1875-1954
Languages
Italian (300)
English (73)
French (25)
German (17)
Multiple languages (1)
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