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Glyndebourne Festival Chorus

Overview
Works: 660 works in 2,125 publications in 4 languages and 28,276 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Live sound recordings  Nonfiction television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Comedy films 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Other, Actor, Organizer of meeting, Musician, cor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

39 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy and Bess: Opera in Three Acts. Libretto: DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin
The Mikado by Arthur Sullivan( )

31 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 990 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
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 971 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
HMS Pinafore ; Trial by jury by Arthur Sullivan( )

17 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 839 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)
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 796 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
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

57 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The Marriage of Figaro : a comic opera in 4 acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

20 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera based on Beaumarchais' sequel to his Barber of Seville
The pirates of Penzance ; Overtures by Arthur Sullivan( )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck( Visual )

35 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 522 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
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Don Giovanni centers around a young nobleman who is obsessed with amorous conquests, and his encounters with Donna Anna, the woman who plots to destroy him
Giulio Cesare : opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

9 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"David McVicar's production of Giulio Cesare manages to combine serious insight with entertainment, bringing Handel's masterpiece to life in a powerful, convincing and highly intelligent way. In every line of the complex narrative the subtle nuances are apparent, reflecting perfectly the transparent and exquisite nature of Handel's musical expression."--Container
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

33 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 474 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
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glyndebourne's production of Britten's A Midsummer Night's Dream is pure magic. Starring James Bowman, Ileana Cotrubas, Curt Appelgren, with music by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Bernard Haitink
Le nozze di Figaro : K. 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

26 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the entire opera
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 436 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
La clemenza di Tito : opera seria in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

28 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 429 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
The gondoliers ; Cello concerto by Arthur Sullivan( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The yeomen of the guard by Arthur Sullivan( )

15 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 398 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
Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

28 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the grandeur and shabbiness of Venice in the grip of disease. Portrays the moral and physical degeneration of Aschenbach, the writer whose obsessive and self-devouring pursuit of beauty in the form of the boy Tadzio leads him to humiliation and death
Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

31 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A splendid keepsake of a production which must surely rank among Glyndebourne's greatest, a noble performance of the work in which Mozart's dramatic genius first attained its full stature."--Thomas Heinitz, Saturday Review. (cover)
 
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Death in Venice
Alternative Names
Choeur du Festival de Glyndebourne.

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

Glyndebourne festival opera Choeur

Glyndebourne Festival Opera Chorus.

Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company Choir

Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company Chorus

Glyndebourne Opera Chorus

The Glyndebourne Chorus.

Languages
English (210)

Italian (207)

German (4)

Spanish (1)

Covers
La clemenza di Tito : opera seria in two actsDeath in Venice