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Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Orchestra

Overview
Works: 2,282 works in 4,938 publications in 6 languages and 39,653 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Excerpts  Live sound recordings  Televised operas  Nonfiction television programs  Television adaptations  Filmed operas  Opera television programs  Televised performances 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Other, Contributor, Distributor, Singer
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about N.Y.) Metropolitan Opera (New York
 
Most widely held works by N.Y.) Metropolitan Opera (New York
Opera arias = Opernarien by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Egypt at the time of the Pharoahs, a story of conflicting demands of love, patriotism and filial piety
I want magic! by Renée Fleming( Recording )

10 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I have dreamt; The letter song; Monica's waltz; Summertime; My man's gone now; Glitter and be gay; Ain't it a pretty night; The trees on the mountains; No word from Tom; He has come, he has come!; I want magic!
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Recording )

50 editions published between 1918 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ultraphonic: 1660
Orchestral music by Richard Wagner( )

10 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Idomeneo : K. 366 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

11 editions published in 1996 in 6 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera, in three acts
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A four-act opera set in 19th-century Paris about a poor poet and his love for a beautiful girl who dies of tuberculosis
Toward an American opera, 1911-1954 by Victor Herbert( Recording )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally issued on various labels
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in Italian and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in mythical Peking, Princess Turandot declares she will marry any man of royal blood who can solve three riddles she sets him. Failure to solve the riddles will result in execution. Prince Calaf, in spite of many entreaties not to do so, wishes to seek the hand of Turandot. Calaf solves the riddles, but gives Turandot another chance to be rid of him. Ultimately, Turandot discovers that love is the answer she needs
Die Walküre by Richard Wagner( )

62 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A three disc recording of this famous Wagner opera as performed by a stellar cast of singers and the Berislav Klobucar led Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Erwartung : op. 17 ; Cabaret songs by Arnold Schoenberg( Recording )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in German and Undetermined and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is my country by Mormon Tabernacle Choir( )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner( )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opera about the captain of an infamous Dutch ghost ship who can be freed only by a woman who consents to marry him
Vanessa by Samuel Barber( Recording )

12 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel Barber's opera had it world premiere at the Met in 1958. In this first revival, soprano Mary Costa took on the title role of the beautiful woman who has waited 20 years for the return of her lover, Anatol. But the man who appears is a younger Anatol, her lover's son, sung by John Alexander. Rosalind Elias as Erika, Vanessa's niece, and Giorgio Tozzi as the Doctor reprise their portrayals from the world premiere. Blanche Thebom is the Old Baroness and William Steinberg conducts
Live in Tokyo 1988 by Kathleen Battle( )

6 editions published in 1989 in 3 languages and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( Visual )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this final segment of the "Ring cycle," Wagner brings the double tragedy of Wotan and Siegfried full circle. Brünnhilde declares that Wotan is all-powerful and everlasting. With helmet and gleaming armour, she rides through the air leading a resurrected Siegfried by the hand. Siegfried is reconciled with Wotan, and society is cured of its ills
Bachiana brasileira no. 5 : opera arias & Brazilian folksongs by Bidú Sayão( )

5 editions published in 1996 in French and Undetermined and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parsifal : [ein Bühnenweihfestspiel] by Richard Wagner( )

26 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hearing either Jon Vickers or Christa Ludwig, two of the most riveting singing actors of their time, in Parsifal would be cause for celebration. This recording presents both of these great artists in their only joint broadcast of Wagner's mystical opera, with James Levine bringing his own special magic to the occasion, making it indeed a Parsifal for the ages. Martti Talvela is an authoritative, compassionate Gurnemanz and Bernd Weikl a memorable Amfortas
Siegfried by Richard Wagner( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third opera in the "Ring cycle." Siegfried follows the adventures of the son of demigods Siegmund and Sieglinde as he conquers his enemies and rescues the beauteous Brunnhilde with the help of his magic sword
The rake's progress : opera in three acts by Igor Stravinsky( )

5 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in London, June 1964
 
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Alternative Names
Met Orchestra

Met Orchestra (New York, N.Y.)

Met Orchestra (New York, New York)

MET Orchestra New York, NY

Metropolitan Opera bOrchester

Metropolitan Opera House Orchestra

Metropolitan Opera House Orchestra (New York, N.Y.)

Metropolitan Opera House Orchestra (New York, New York)

Metropolitan Opera House Orchestra New York, NY

Metropolitan Opera New York, NY Orchester

Metropolitan Opera New York, NY Orquesta

Metropolitan Opera Orchester

Metropolitan opera orchestra

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (New York)

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (New York, N.Y.)

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (New York, New York)

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra New York, NY

Metropolitan Opera Orquesta

Metropolitan Orchestra

Metropolitan Orchestra New York, NY

New York Metropolitan Orchestra.

Orch. del Metropolitan di New York

Orchester der Metropolitan-Oper

Orchester der Metropolitan Opera

Orchester der Metropolitan Opera New York

Orchester der Metropolitan Opera New York, NY

Orchester des Metropolitan Opera House

Orchester des Metropolitan Opera House New York,NY

Orchestra del Metropolitan di New York.

Orchestra del Metropolitan Opera

Orchestra del Metropolitan Opera House, New York

Orchestra del Teatro Metropolitan

Orchestra del Teatro Metropolitan di New York

Orchestra del Teatro Metropolitan New York

Orchestra del Teatro Metropolitan New York, NY

Orchestra della Metropolitan Opera House

Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera

Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera Association

Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera Association (New York, N.Y.)

Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera Association New York, NY

Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera Association of New York City

Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera New York, NY

Orchestre du Met

Orchestre du metropolitan opera

Orchestre du Metropolitan opera de New York

Orchestre du Metropolitan Opera New York, NY

Orkestr "Metropoliten opera"

Orkiestra Metropolitan Opera w Nowym Jorku

Orquesta del Metropolitan

Orquesta del Metropolitan New York, NY

The Met Orchestra

The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

בית האופרה המטרופוליטנית

メトロポリタン歌劇場 (39丁目)

メトロポリタン歌劇場管弦楽団

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