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Nimsgern, Siegmund 1940-

Overview
Works: 793 works in 2,153 publications in 7 languages and 17,995 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Live sound recordings  Operas  Requiems  Film adaptations  Musical settings  Filmed operas  Opera films  Televised operas  Filmed performances 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Other, Honoree, Musician, Vocalist, 194
Classifications: M2010, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Siegmund Nimsgern
 
Most widely held works by Siegmund Nimsgern
Lohengrin by Richard Wagner( )

71 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This broadcast of Wagner's most romantic opera stars René Kollo as the knight of the Holy Grail who arrives in a boat pulled by a swan to defend the innocent Elsa, played by Pilar Lorengar. Mignon Dunn is the dark and malevolent Ortrud who poisons the couple's happiness, with some help from her husband, Telramund (Donald McIntyre). James Levine leads the Met orchestra, bringing out the shimmer and the thunder of the score, along with every shade of expression in between
Parsifal : [ein Bühnenweihfestspiel] by Richard Wagner( Recording )

28 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hearing either Jon Vickers or Christa Ludwig, two of the most riveting singing actors of their time, in Parsifal would be cause for celebration. This recording presents both of these great artists in their only joint broadcast of Wagner's mystical opera, with James Levine bringing his own special magic to the occasion, making it indeed a Parsifal for the ages. Martti Talvela is an authoritative, compassionate Gurnemanz and Bernd Weikl a memorable Amfortas
Alceste by Christoph Willibald Gluck( Recording )

21 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renato Gavarini, tenor ; Maria Callas, soprano ; Rolando panerai, Bariton ; G
Cantatas, BWV 165-168 = Kantaten = Cantates by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

9 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantatas, BWV 80-82 = Kantaten by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in German and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantatas, BWV 41-42 = Kantaten by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in German and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantatas, BWV 75-76 = Kantaten by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in German and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Jakobsleiter : (Fragment) ; Chamber symphony : no. 1, op. 9 ; Begleitmusik zu einer Lichtspielszene : op. 34 by Arnold Schoenberg( )

13 editions published between 1978 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantatas, BWV 68-70 = Kantaten by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in German and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantatas, BWV 94-96 = Kantaten by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in German and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus rex by Igor Stravinsky( )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classical Greek drama of the tyrant king, translated by William Butler Yeats
Cantatas, BWV 14, 16-18 : Kantaten = Cantates by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

3 editions published in 1998 in German and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantates. BWV 1. Bach, Johann Sebastian
Cantatas, BWV 87-90 = Kantaten by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in German and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les contes d'Hoffmann = The tales of Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( Visual )

14 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in French and English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poet Hoffmann tells the tales of his three past loves and how each affair was thwarted by the evil influence of his rival
Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

11 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Never performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra before, and rarely heard in concert at all, the Requiem by Antonín Dvořák captured on this CD from a live concert seems a near-forgotten masterpiece. Dvořák scholar Gervase Hughes cites this work for four soloists, chorus and orchestra as one of the composer's finest sacred creations, 'a deeply moving expression of faith on the part of a composer whose religious conviction never wavered'"--Container
Der ferne klang by Franz Schreker( )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der ferne Klang: Oper in drei Aufzügen
Hänsel & Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck( Recording )

19 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booklet articles. In German: Hänsel & Gretel, Hexenwald und Kinderparadies / Karl Dietrich Gräwe ; Inhalt -- In English: Hansel & Gretel, lessons for life / Bruno Bettelheim ; Hansel & Gretel, from fireside to footlights / Barrymore Laurence Scherer ; Synopsis -- In French: A propos d'Hansel et Gretel / Marcel Marnat -- In Italian: Hänsel e Gretel / Franco Soprano
Bluebeard's castle by Béla Bartók( Recording )

23 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herzog Blaubarts Burg: Oper in einem Akt, Sz 48. Libretto: Bela Balazs
Schwanda, the bagpiper = Schwanda, der Dudelsackpfeifer by Jaromír Weinberger( Recording )

23 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in German and Undetermined and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schwanda, der Dudelsackpfeifer: Volksoper in zwei Akten. Libretto: Milos Kares. Uebersetzt und frei bearbeitet von Max Brod
Der Grossinquisitor by Boris Blacher( )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Nimsgern, Sigmund.

Nimsgern, Sigmund 1940-

Siegmund Nimsgern basso-baritono tedesco

Siegmund Nimsgern deutscher Opern- und Konzertsänger

Siegmund Nimsgern Duits zanger

Siegmund Nimsgern German opera singer

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