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

Overview
Works: 2,178 works in 4,706 publications in 4 languages and 31,937 library holdings
Genres: Televised operas  Television adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Drama  Operas  Filmed operas  Televised performances  Nonfiction films  Opera television programs  Live sound recordings 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Other, Distributor, Singer, Conductor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.).
 
Most widely held works by Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.).
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Egypt at the time of the Pharoahs, a story of conflicting demands of love, patriotism and filial piety
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

21 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Latin Quarter of 1830's Paris, the opera focuses on the love between the poet Rodolfo and Mimi, who leaves him due to his irrational jealousy, only to return as she is dying of consumption
Opera arias = Opernarien by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in Italian and German and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toward an American opera, 1911-1954 by Victor Herbert( Recording )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 517 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
Vanessa by Samuel Barber( Recording )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This broadcast, recorded just two weeks after Vanessa's Met world premiere, presents the original cast in spectacular form. Eleanor Steber is marvelous as the title heroine, a beautiful woman awaiting the return of her long-lost lover. But the man who arrives is his son, Anatol (a suave Nicolai Gedda). The handsome youth plays a dangerous emotional game of wooing both Vanessa and her niece Erika (an enchanting Rosalind Elias)--with devastating consequences. Regina Resnik stars as the Old Baroness and Giorgio Tozzi is the kind Doctor. Conductor Dimitri Mitropoulos gives an impassioned reading of Barber's superb score
Siegfried by Richard Wagner( Visual )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 410 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
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 410 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
I want magic! by Renée Fleming( Recording )

7 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 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!
Parsifal by Richard Wagner( Visual )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interpretation of Wagner's last opera of German and Christian mythology, set in the Middle Ages, and centering on the brotherhood of Grail knights who guard "the chalice in which the blood of the crucified Saviour had once been caught." [Guide, p.8]
Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner( Visual )

33 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features James Morris, Mari-Anne Haggander and Chris Ludwig in the Met's acclaimed production
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Recording )

46 editions published between 1918 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ultraphonic: 1660
Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner( Recording )

27 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The loss of the Rheingold and the Delivery of the goddess Freia to Fasott
Die Walküre by Richard Wagner( Recording )

1 edition published in 1988 in German and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Walküre by Richard Wagner( Visual )

31 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features James Morris, Mari-Anne Haggander and Chris Ludwig in the Met's acclaimed production
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in German and Undetermined and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of Wagner's opera about the fatal voyage which Tristan, a vassal to the court of King Marke, makes to Ireland to bring back Isolde as the king's bride. On the return voyage Tristan and Isolde drink by mistake a love potion, which binds them irrevocably to each other. The story resolves itself into a series of love intrigues in which the two lovers ingeniously outwit the king
Hansel and Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical adaption of the classic fairy tale
Idomeneo : K. 366 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

3 editions published in 1996 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera, in three acts
This is my country by Mormon Tabernacle Choir( Recording )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of gods and demons : famous operatic arias and dramatic scenes by George London( )

5 editions published in 1996 in German and French and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Hansel and Gretel
Alternative Names
Met Orchestra

Met Orchestra (New York, N.Y.)

Met Orchestra (New York, New York)

MET Orchestra New York, NY

Metoroporitan Kagekijo

Metropolitan Opera

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

בית האופרה המטרופוליטנית

メトロポリタン カゲキジョウ

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

Languages
German (128)

English (58)

Italian (48)

French (29)

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