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Estes, Simon

Overview
Works: 487 works in 907 publications in 8 languages and 7,722 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Musical settings  Biography  Operas  Popular music  Jazz vocals  Televised operas  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer, Narrator, Other
Classifications: M1500.G47, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Simon Estes
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"One of the most acclaimed Wagner productions of the postwar period, this electrifying, revolutionary Bayreuth staging of 'The flying Dutchman" catapulted the German director Harry Kupfer to international fame. Kupfer's psychologically acute production presents the entire story as a hallucination, in which Senta's yearning for the eternally wandering Dutchman sends her into a trance-like state."
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Fliegende Holländer: Romantische Oper in drei Aufzügen
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in Italian and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This was one of the most emotional evenings in Met history--the night Leontyne Price bid farewell to opera. Aida is the role that inspired audiences around the world to acclaim her as the greatest Verdi soprano of her time. And this telecast shows why: the famous soaring phrases that seemed to never end, the shimmering top to her lustrous voice, undimmed by the years. But most of all, there is the ennobling heart and soul Price lavished on every performance--captured here forever. With James Levine conducting the Met orchestra, chorus, and ballet
Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Salome by Richard Strauss ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compelling tale about Salome, the beautiful princess, King Kerod, Queen Herodias, the perilous decademt days of early Rome and the events that led to the death of John the Baptist
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1875 and 2007 in English and German and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The first complete recording of the opera based on Gershwin's original score, restoring the material cut by Gershwin during rehearsals for the New York premiere in 1935, was made by the Cleveland Orchestra under Lorin Maazel in 1976, in time for the U.S. Bicentennial"-Wikipedia (Feb 2007)
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in Italian and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The young Leonie Rysanek triumphs in her second Met broadcast of the almost four dozen she would do during her astonishing career. Here she is Elizabeth of Valois, married to King Philip II of Spain (Jerome Hines), even though she loves his son, Don Carlo (Giulio Gari). Rysanek's heartbreaking performance fully connects with Elizabeth's passion and despair. Beloved baritone Robert Merrill is Don Carlo's friend, Roderigo, killed by the Inquisition. Blanche Thebom is Princess Eboli and future superstar Martina Arroyo is heard in her Met debut role as the Celestial Voice
Spirituals by Simon Estes ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmen by Georges Bizet ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in French and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oedipus Rex opera-oratorio in 2 acts after Sophocles by Igor Stravinsky ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Parsifal [ein Bühnenweihfestspiel] by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in German and Undetermined and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded July and August, 1951, during actual performances at the Bayreuth Festival Theatre
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Italian and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Koanga by Frederick Delius ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beatrice Cenci Four songs by Berthold Goldschmidt ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Atlántida by Manuel de Falla ( )
12 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Atlantis: Szenische Kantate in drei Teilen und einem Prolog. Text: Jacint Verdaguer. Ergänzt und orchestriert von Ernesto Halffter
Symphony no. 14, op. 135 by Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1971 in Russian and No Linguistic content and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samson et Dalila by Camille Saint-Saëns ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in French and German and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lord Nelson Mass (Mass no. 9 in D minor) by Joseph Haydn ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1978 in Latin and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harmoniemesse Mass no. 12 in B-flat by Joseph Haydn ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1975 in Latin and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Idomeneo George Shirley, tenor Ryland Dacies, tenor Marherita Rinaldi, soprano Pauline Tinsley, soprano Robert Tear, tenor Donald Pilley, tenor Stafford Dean, bass BBC Symphont Orchestra and Chorus Colin Davis, conductor Llibretto included
 
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Alternative Names
Estes.
Ėstes, Saĭmon
Estes, Simun 1938-
Languages
German (69)
English (45)
Italian (39)
French (10)
Catalan (7)
Spanish (3)
Latin (3)
Russian (1)
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