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Battle, Kathleen

Overview
Works: 897 works in 2,523 publications in 10 languages and 41,393 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Requiems  Live sound recordings  Musical films  Animated films  Operas  Music  Musical settings  Juvenile works  Children's films 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Author, Instrumentalist, Other, Actor, Arranger, Dedicatee, Musician
Classifications: M2010, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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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 2,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arias by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

26 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pleasures of their company by Kathleen Battle( )

14 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasia ; Fantasia 2000( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasia 2000: The sequel to the classic 1940 film Fantasia, presents a new selection of animated scenes set to classical music. Pieces include: Symphony No. 5 by Ludwig van Beethoven, Pines of Rome by Ottorino Respighi, Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin, Piano Concerto No. 2, Allegro, Opus 102 by Dmitri Shostakovich, Carnival of the Animals, Finale, by Camille Saint-Saëns, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, Pomp and Circumstance - Marches 1, 2, 3 and 4 by Sir Edward Elgar, and Firebird Suite - 1919 Version, by Igor Stravinsky
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 773 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 763 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

Arias by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vergnugen und Lust (BWV 197, no. 8) -- Ich bin vergnugt in meinem Leiden (BWV 58, no. 3) -- Die Schatzbarkeit der weiten Erden (BWV 204, no. 4) -- Ich traue seiner Gnaden (BWV 97, no. 4) -- Bete aber auch dabei (BWV 115, no. 4) -- Jesus soll mein erstes Wort (BWV 171, no. 4) -- Benedictus, qui venit in nomine Domini (BWV 232, no. 23) -- Laudamus te (BWV 232, no. 5) -- Wenn die Fruhlingslufte steichen (BWV 202, no. 5) -- Auch mit gedampften, schwachen Stimmen (BWV 36, no. 7) -- Gott versorget alles Leben (BWV 187, no. 5) -- Ich esse mit Freuden mein weniges Brot (BWV 84, no. 3) -- Kann ich nur Jesum mir zum Freunde machen (BWV 105, no. 5)
Le nozze di figaro : highlights by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in Italian and German and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 721 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

A Carnegie Hall Christmas concert by Kathleen Battle( )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 677 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 602 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 595 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 556 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 546 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 527 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
 
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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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کتلین بتل موسیقی‌دان آمریکایی

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凱瑟琳·芭特爾

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