WorldCat Identities

Battle, Kathleen

Works: 881 works in 2,530 publications in 10 languages and 41,738 library holdings
Genres: Requiems  Drama  Live sound recordings  Operas  Music  Musical films  Musical settings  Animated films  Spirituals (Songs)  Art music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Author, Instrumentalist, Other, Actor, Dedicatee, Arranger, Musician
Classifications: M2010, 782.1
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Kathleen Battle
Messiah : highlights by George Frideric Handel( )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 2,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arias by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

26 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Carnegie Hall Christmas concert by Kathleen Battle( )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pleasures of their company by Kathleen Battle( )

14 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angels' visits : and other vocal gems of Victorian America( Recording )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

49 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man is enlisted to rescue the Queen of the Night's daughter from a sorcerer
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rossini's effervescent comedy takes on new life with a superb cast led by conductor Andrew Davis. Kathleen Battle shines as Rosina, a feisty young women with a mind of her own--especially when it comes to love. Rockwell Blake is her suitor, the handsome Count Almaviva, who must outwit Rosina's elderly guardian, Dr. Bartolo (Renato Capecchi), who wants to marry the girl himself. Paolo Montarsolo sings Don Basilio, Rosina's music teacher. And at the center of it all is William Workman as Figaro, the resourceful barber of the title, who pulls the strings and brings the young lovers together
Kathleen Battle at Carnegie Hall by Kathleen Battle( Recording )

16 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in 6 languages and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Never performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra before, and rarely heard in concert at all, the Requiem by Antonín Dvořák captured on this CD from a live concert seems a near-forgotten masterpiece. Dvořák scholar Gervase Hughes cites this work for four soloists, chorus and orchestra as one of the composer's finest sacred creations, 'a deeply moving expression of faith on the part of a composer whose religious conviction never wavered'"--Container
Spirituals in concert by Kathleen Battle( Recording )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gloria ; Stabat Mater by Francis Poulenc( Recording )

12 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in Latin and No Linguistic content and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gloria pour soprano, choeur et orchestre / Stabat Mater pour soprano, choeur et orchestre
Ein deutsches Requiem : op. 45 by Johannes Brahms( )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in German and Undetermined and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1. Selig sind, die da Leid tragen (13:33) -- 2. Denn alles Fleisch, es ist wie Gras (15:33) -- 3. Herr, lehre doch mich (10:58) -- 4. Wie lieblich sind Deine Wohnungen (5:41) -- 5. Ihr habt nun Traurigkeit (8:09) -- 6. Denn wir haben hie keine bleibende Statt (11:34) -- 7. Selig sind die Toten (14:09)
Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss( Recording )

34 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Jessye Norman is Ariadne, the mythological heroine abandoned by her lover on the island of Naxos. In Strauss and Hofmannsthal's charming opera-within-an-opera, she is joined by Ruth Ann Swenson as Zerbinetta, the flirtatious leader of a commedia dell'arte troupe that--by order of an eccentric patron--unexpectedly finds itself in the middle of Ariadne's tragic story. Thomas Moser sings Bacchus, the young god who wins Ariadne, and Susanne Mentzer is the Composer of the fictional opera. Wagnerian bass-baritone Thomas Stewart makes a late-career cameo appearance as the Music Master
Die Entführung aus dem Serail by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

30 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart's delightful early comic opera is especially scintillating under the deft direction of Met Music Director James Levine. Christiane Eda-Pierre is Constanze, the Spanish lady being held against her will in the harem of Pasha Selim (Werner Klemperer). Also captured with her is her pert English maid Blonde (Kathleen Battle). Ara Berberian is Osmin, the fearsome, vengeful overseer of the harem. It's up to Constanze's beloved Belmonte (John Alexander) and his servant Pedrillo (James Atherton) to outwit Osmin and rescue their true loves
A midsummer night's dream : op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'été by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Recording )

14 editions published in 1994 in 4 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
A Christmas celebration by Kathleen Battle( Recording )

22 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baroque duet by Kathleen Battle( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed rehearsal of several music selections, a recording of selections from Scarlatti and Bach, and a performance of Handel's Eternal source of light divine and Let the bright Seraphim and Bach's Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen
Fantasia 2000 by Walt Disney( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This semi-sequel to Disney's classic 1940 film Fantasia, inspired by Walt Disney's vision of Fantasia as an ongoing project, features seven all-new animated interpretations set to classical music performed by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra as well as the famous "Sorcerer's Apprentice" sequence starring Mickey Mouse from the original version
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Die Zauberflöte
Alternative Names
Kathleen Battle Amerikaans zanger

Kathleen Battle Amerikaans zangeres

Kathleen Battle amerikansk musikar

Kathleen Battle amerikansk musiker

Kathleen Battle amerikansk operasangerinde

Kathleen Battle artiste lyrique

Kathleen Battle cantante estadounidense

Kathleen Battle soprano statunitense

Kathleen Battle US-amerikanische Sopranistin

Kathleen Deanna Battle

Miss Battle

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