WorldCat Identities

Alexander, Roberta

Overview
Works: 138 works in 587 publications in 9 languages and 6,895 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Operas  Live sound recordings  Music  Songs  Song cycles  Symphonies  Filmed operas  Excerpts 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Other, Instrumentalist, Vocalist, Musician
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roberta Alexander
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( )

25 editions published between 1875 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first complete recording of the opera based on Gershwin's original score, restoring the material cut by Gershwin during rehearsals for the New York premiere in 1935, was made by the Cleveland Orchestra under Lorin Maazel in 1976, in time for the U.S. Bicentennial"--Wikipedia (Feb 2007)
The songs by Charles Ives( Recording )

32 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Jenůfa by Leoš Janáček( Visual )

47 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of passion, betrayal, and the transfiguring power of love. The embittered widow, Kostelnička, drowns her infant grandson to save her beloved stepdaughter Jenůfa from the shame and hardship of raising an illegitimate child
Paride ed Elena by Christoph Willibald Gluck( )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paride ed Elena: Dramma per musica in cinque atti. Libretto: Ranieri de Calzabigi
Johannes-Passion : BWV 245 by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

16 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in German and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traditional passion that covers the final days of Jesus' suffering, from the garden at Gethsemane through His crucifixion and burial. The passion text from St. John's Gospel is told through recitative, devotional songs through arias, and hymn singing through chorus. Bach wrote his passions for Lenten observation at the churches in Leipzig, Germany
Die Bakchantinnen by Egon Wellesz( )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in German and Undetermined and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mass in B minor, BWV 232 by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

22 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... This album collects all the published songs for voice and piano, adding an unpublished one ... and examples of songs from a theatre-piece (Mass), a comic operetta (Candide), a musical (1600 Pennsylvania Ave.), and the incidental music to a play (Peter Pan) "--Notes
Symphony no. 9 : "choral" by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

3 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A five-part exploration of Ludwig von Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, examining the music itself along with the historical and personal setting in which it was created"--Guide p. 2
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schwarzkopf samlingen
Saul ; Alexander's feast ; Apollo e Dafne ; Ode for St. Cecilia's Day ; Giulio Cesare (highlights) by George Frideric Handel( )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anniversary edition by Alphons Diepenbrock( )

1 edition published in 2012 in German and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der gewaltige Hahnrei ; Mediterranean songs by Berthold Goldschmidt( Recording )

9 editions published in 1994 in German and Undetermined and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle Italian operas by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Italian and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 4 in G by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

14 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinfonie Nr.4 G-Dur. Text aus Des Knaben Wunderhorn
Idomeneo : K. 366 ; Appendix : Ballet music : K. 367 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

4 editions published in 1991 in Italian and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theodora by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenisk opførelse af Händels oratorium
Samson by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beatrice Cenci ; Four songs by Berthold Goldschmidt( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capriccio espagnol : op. 34 ; May night : Overture ; Sadko : op. 5 : musical picture ; The snow maiden : Suite by Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov( Recording )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Roberta Alexander American operatic soprano

Roberta Alexander Amerikaans muzikante

Roberta Alexander US-amerikanische Sopranistin

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