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Glyndebourne Festival Chorus

Overview
Works: 531 works in 2,169 publications in 5 languages and 29,747 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Children's films  Film adaptations  Animated films  Filmed operas  Juvenile works  Televised operas  Musical films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Actor, Other, Organizer of meeting, cor, Musician
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

27 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera stage production of the Gershwins' classic musical drama Porgy and Bess, which portrays the lives of the occupants of Catfish Row. The television production was shot using the recording made of the 1989 production for its soundtrack
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

41 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,043 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)
The Mikado by Arthur Sullivan( )

32 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ohio Opera's 2008 Festival performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's classic opera includes all the music as well the complete dialogue
The best of Gilbert & Sullivan by Arthur Sullivan( )

17 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1,2) BAKER, George (baritone). (1,2) CAMERON, John (baritone). (1,2) LEWIS, Richard (tenor). (1,2) BRANNIGAN, Owen (bass). (1) MILLIGAN, James (bass-baritone). (1,2) MORISON, Elsie (soprano). (1) THOMAS, Marjorie (contralto). (1) SINCLAIR, Monica (contralto)
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

56 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Porgy & Bess : highlights by George Gershwin( )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gershwin composed part of Porgy and Bess during the summer of 1934, living on an island near Charleston, where the opera takes place
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

41 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the tale of the servant Figaro, who is about to marry the maid Susanna. Unfortunately Count Almaviva has been keeping an eye on Susanna for himself and tries to prevent this marriage with the help of Bortolo, the doctor, but is continually thwarted
Le nozze di Figaro : K. 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

26 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the entire opera
The rake's progress : a fable by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

47 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story concerns the decline and fall of one Tom Rakewell, who deserts Anne Trulove for the delights of London in the company of Nick Shadow, who turns out to be the Devil. After several misadventures, all initiated by the devious Shadow, Tom ends up in Bedlam, a psychiatric hospital south of London. The moral of the tale is: "For idle hearts and hands and minds the Devil finds a work to do."
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

42 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Roman Emperor, Nero's love affair with the scheming and seductive Poppea, with evil triumphing over good while the allegorical figures from the Prologue - Future, Virtue and Love look on
The pirates of Penzance ; Overtures by Arthur Sullivan( )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giulio Cesare : opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of love and power set in the Middle East. Centers around Cleopatra's manipulation of Caesar and Ptolemy
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck( Visual )

40 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This opera features Janet Baker, Elizabeth Gale, Elisabeth Speiser, and the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Despondent at the the death of Euridice, Orfeo descends into the underworld to fetch her. The condition of her return is that he may not look at her until they are back on earth
La Calisto : (1651) by Pier Francesco Cavalli( Recording )

28 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at the Theatre Royal de la Monnaie (Bruxelles) in April, 1993
La clemenza di Tito : opera seria in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

35 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this performance of Mozart's last opera, Nicholas Hytner's staging for the Glyndebourne Festival Opera sheds new light on a story of passion that overrides loyalty and integrity that is tested to the extreme
Cinderella by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

31 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A filmed performance of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera's production of Rossini's La Cenerentola, a witty and vivacious adaptation of the Cinderella story. The opera, written in 24 days, was first performed in Rome in 1817. 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 in the opera by 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
Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

35 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Italian soldiers test the faithfulness of their respective lovers by faking their departure to battle, reappearing in disguise as Albanians and proceeding to court them
Don Giovanni : dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

20 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in Italian and English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deborah Warner's controversial staging of Mozart's Don Giovanni at Glyndebourne
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 19th century Seville, the lusty, tempestuous Carmen seduces a naive Army corporal, Don Jose. Jose abandons his career, his fiancee and even his dying mother for the love of this sultry gypsy. Carmen, however, soon spurns Jose for the love a toreador, Escamillo. Crazed with jealousy, Jose begs Carmen to return to him, but her taunting declaration of independence results in tragedy
The yeomen of the guard by Arthur Sullivan( )

15 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Yeoman of the guard Anthony Raffell, Philip Potter, Donald Adams, David Palmer, John Reed, Kenneth Sandford, David Palmer, Thomas Lawlor, Elizabeth Harwood, Ann Hood, Gillian Knight, Margaret Eales Royal PhilharmonicOrchestra Sir Malcolm Sargent, conductor libretto included
 
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Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.19 for Cinderella ... to 0.48 for L'incorona ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
L'incoronazione di Poppea
Alternative Names
Choeur du Festival de Glyndebourne.

Choeurs du Festival de Glyndebourne

Chor der Glyndebourne-Festspiele

Chor des Glyndebourne Festivals.

Chór Festiwalu Operowego w Glyndebourne.

Chorus of the Glyndebourne Festival.

Coro del Festival di Glyndebourne.

Glyndebourne Chorus.

Glyndebourne Festival Choir.

Glyndebourne Festival Chorus.

Glyndebourne festival opera Choeur

Glyndebourne Festival Opera Chor

Glyndebourne Festival Opera Chorus

Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company Choir

Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company Chorus

Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company Glyndebourne Festival Chorus

Glyndebourne Opera Chorus

The Glyndebourne Chorus.

Languages
Italian (300)

English (210)

French (14)

German (5)

Spanish (1)

Covers
La clemenza di Tito : opera seria in two acts