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Glyndebourne Festival Chorus

Overview
Works: 935 works in 2,675 publications in 6 languages and 33,670 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Filmed performances  Excerpts  Film adaptations  Musical films  Televised performances  Arrangements (Music)  Television adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Actor, Vocalist, Organizer of meeting, Other, Dancer, cor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

44 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La grabación de Rattle está entre lo mejor de Porgy and Bess. Hay tal complicidad en todos los implicados, cantantes, orquesta y coro, que hace de esta una gran representación de la ópera de George Gershwin
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,243 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
The mikado by Arthur Sullivan( )

31 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,069 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
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

55 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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HMS Pinafore ; Trial by jury by Arthur Sullivan( )

16 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 851 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)
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

25 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

33 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charts the rise and decline of Tom Rakewell after he inherits an unexpected legacy
The pirates of Penzance ; Overtures by Arthur Sullivan( )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 586 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
The marriage of Figaro : a comic opera in 4 acts by Dave Heather( Visual )

21 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in Italian and held by 572 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
La Calisto by Pier Francesco Cavalli( Recording )

32 editions published between 1972 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at the Theatre Royal de la Monnaie (Bruxelles) in April, 1993
Porgy & Bess : highlights by George Gershwin( )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 486 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
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck( Visual )

37 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 486 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
Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

36 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 472 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
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An exhilarating new Carmen from Glyndebourne. Director David McVicar describes Carmen as "the first ever musical", and in his new production, with Anne Sofie von Otter in the title role, Carmen is restored to the original Opera Comique as Bizet wrote it, stripping away subsequent re-workings which turned it into a grand opera. Philippe Jordan makes his Glyndebourne debut with the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the Glyndebourne Chorus and a cast that includes Marcus Haddock, Laurent Naouri and Lisa Milne."--Alexander Street, resource website
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

36 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 450 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 yeomen of the guard by Arthur Sullivan( )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 432 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
Pique Dame by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herman becomes obsessed with the beautiful Lisa, who is engaged to Prince Yeletsky. He learns that Lisa's grandmother, the Countess, knows a gaming secret and uses Lisa's confidence to arrange a confrontation with this old woman. Herman frightens the Countess to death, and she later exacts a terrible revenge on him, returning as the Queen of Spades
Billy Budd by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glyndebourne has a proud association with the operas of Benjamin Britten, however until 2010 had never staged Billy Budd. The all-male opera with a libretto co-written by E.M. Forster, is based on the battle between pure good and blind evil, and is set on a British man-'o-war ship. Michael Grandage, Artistic Director of the Donmar Warehouse, chose this work to make his long-awaited operatic debut. Sir Mark Elder returned to conduct the production, marking the 100th opera production in his illustrious career
Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria by Claudio Monteverdi( )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unquestionably one of the three pillars that place Monteverdi among the greatest of opera composers
 
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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
Italian (212)

English (190)

French (33)

Russian (19)

German (5)

Spanish (1)