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Montarsolo, Paolo

Overview
Works: 255 works in 791 publications in 5 languages and 5,310 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  Filmed operas  Television adaptations  Televised operas  Musical settings  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Actor, Other, Director
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paolo Montarsolo
La Cenerentola by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

102 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the Cinderella story. The story is the familiar fairy tale but with the fairy element left out. In place of the fairy godmother, we have Alidoro, a philosophic person and friend of the Prince. The glass slipper is replaced with a pair of bracelets. One of these bracelets is given to the Prince at the ball and recognition of the other leads to the customary happy ending
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

48 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rossini's effervescent comedy takes on new life with a superb cast led by conductor Andrew Davis. Kathleen Battle shines as Rosina, a feisty young women with a mind of her own--especially when it comes to love. Rockwell Blake is her suitor, the handsome Count Almaviva, who must outwit Rosina's elderly guardian, Dr. Bartolo (Renato Capecchi), who wants to marry the girl himself. Paolo Montarsolo sings Don Basilio, Rosina's music teacher. And at the center of it all is William Workman as Figaro, the resourceful barber of the title, who pulls the strings and brings the young lovers together
Andrea Chenier by Umberto Giordano( )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of the young poet and his tragic life and death during the French Revolution
Gianni Schicchi by Giacomo Puccini( )

1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le nozze di Figaro : opera buffa in quattro atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aftermath of courtship by Count Almaviva to Rosina who had been the ward of Dr. Bartolo. The courtship involved the count in actions supported by the town barber Figaro. Dr. Bartolo and a former servant Marcellina conspire to seek revenge on Figaro
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

15 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in Italian and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elderly Dr. Bartolo has his eye on the fortune left to his ward Rosina, and jealously guards her with plans to marry her. Young Count Almaviva also intends to marry Rosina, and uses various means to try and get from her a sign of her love for him
Madam Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( )

in Italian and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini( )

in Italian and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This abridged holiday presentation for families of opera's most popular comedy, sung in English, features a cast of youthful Met stars: Isabel Leonard is the feisty Rosina, Alek Shrader is her suitor, Count Almaviva, and Rodion Pogossov is Figaro, the resourceful barber of the title. John Del Carlo sings as Rosina's foolish guardian, Dr. Bartolo, and Yves Abel conducts
Così fan tutte : dramma giocoso in due atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferrando and Guglielmo, two soldiers, make a wager that their respective lovers will be faithful in their absence
La cenerentola by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the Cinderella story. The story is the familiar fairy tale but with the fairy element left out. In place of the fairy godmother, we have Alidoro, a philosophic person and friend of the Prince. The glass slipper is replaced with a pair of bracelets. One of these bracelets is given to the Prince at the ball and recognition of the other leads to the customary happy ending
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

26 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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L'Italiana in Algeri by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in Italian and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera (dramma per musica) in a prologue and three acts by Claudio Monteverdi to an Italian libretto by Giacomo Badoaro, based on the final portion of Homer's Odyssey. It was first performed at the Teatro di SS Giovanni e Paolo in Venice in February 1640
Il trittico by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

10 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first work is a love tale set among the poor bargemen of Paris. The second work relates the story of a nun's suicide. The third work is a humorous story of greedy relatives who manipulate a dead man's will
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

13 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
Gianni Schicchi by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booklet contains synopsis and libretto
La serva padrona by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serpina tries to lure Umberto into marriage by pretending to leave with another servant who is disguised as a soldier
L'Italiana in Algeri by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

28 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BERGANZA, Teresa (soprano). ALVA, Luigi (tenor). CORENA, Fernando (bass). PANERAI, Rolando (bass). TAVOLACCINI, Giuliana (soprano). PACE, Miti Truccato (mezzo-soprano). MONTARSOLO, Paolo (bass-baritone). CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA OF THE MAGGIO MUSICALE FLORENTINO. VARVISO, Silvio (conductor)
La serva padrona by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( Recording )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Serva Padrona: Intermezzo in musica in due parti. Libretto: Gennaro Antonio Federico
L'inganno felice by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Inganno felice: Farsa in un'atto. Libretto: Giuseppe Foppa
The death of Abel : oratorio in 2 parts by Leonardo Leo( Recording )

2 editions published in 1974 in Italian and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Montarsolo, P.

Montarsolo, P. (Paolo)

Montarsoni, Paolo.

Paolo Montarsolo basso e attore cinematografico italiano

Paolo Montarsolo Italiaans operazanger (1925-2006)

Paolo Montarsolo Italian singer

Paolo Montarsolo italienischer Schauspieler

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