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Chung, Myung-Whun 1953-

Works: 689 works in 1,659 publications in 9 languages and 26,102 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Live sound recordings  Operas  Symphonies  Motets  Music  Drama  Songs  Sacred music  Carols 
Roles: Conductor, Instrumentalist, Performer, Author, Other, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Dedicatee
Classifications: M1001, 784.2184
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Most widely held works about Myung-Whun Chung
Most widely held works by Myung-Whun Chung
Sacred arias by Andrea Bocelli( Recording )

26 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 7 languages and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes carols, hymns and spirituals, 1770-1870
Double concerto ; Clarinet quintet, op. 115 by Johannes Brahms( )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turangalîla-symphonie by Olivier Messiaen( )

35 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scheherazade by Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov( )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer readable information includes biographies, historical information, and scores
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk by Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich( )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of Katerina Ismailova, who is trapped in a loveless marriage. The action takes place in Mtsensk immediately before the Russian Revolution of 1917. In the tradition of "Anna Karenina" and "Madame Bovary" Katerina's fatalistic pusuit of passion has disasterous results
Duets : Cecilia & Bryn by Cecilia Bartoli( )

5 editions published in 1999 in Italian and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Éclairs sur l'au-delà-- = Illuminations of the beyond-- = Streiflichter über das Jenseits-- = Squarci sull'al di là-- by Olivier Messiaen( Recording )

24 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eclairs sur l'Au-Delà... pour grand orchestre
Samson et Dalila by Camille Saint-Saëns( )

22 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Biblical tale of the overwhelming love between a Jewish leader (Samson) and a Philistine beauty (Dalila) that turns sour and destroys them both has inspired numerous composers. But it's easy to see why Saint-Saëns's opera has remained a favorite--not only with audiences but also with great singing actors. Seldom has Dalila been so sultry and seductive, or Samson's fall from strong man to blind prisoner been so wrenching. With enticing Risë Stevens and heroic Mario Del Monaco in the titles roles, and Martial Singher as the High Priest, this stunning performance is a true gem
Chant d'amour : mélodies françaises by Cecilia Bartoli( Recording )

7 editions published in 1996 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no 9 by Gustav Mahler( )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dresden Staatskapelle has a very special tradition of performing Ludwig van Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. It performed the then still highly controversial work for the first time in August 1838 under the baton of Johann Gottlieb Reissiger. Since 1900, the piece has been performed yearly on Palm Sunday, having been popularized by Richard Wagner in 1843
Quatuor pour la fin du temps by Olivier Messiaen( )

17 editions published in 2000 in 4 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quatuor pour la fin du temps pour clarinette, violon, violoncelle et piano / Le Merle noir pour flûte et piano
The complete symphonies by Jean Sibelius( )

3 editions published in 2014 in Russian and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( )

24 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story: Act I. The action unfolds on Cyprus, under Venetian rule in the 16th century. The scene is outside the castle, residence of Otello, governor of the island, facing the port. It is night. A furious storm churns the sea, and a crowd of Venetian citizens and soldiers helplessly watch while the ship of the Moor Otello desperately tries to make it into port. Only Iago, one of Otello's men, does not participate in the general apprehension for the safety of his leader: he hates Otello, because Otello has promoted Cassio captain instead of him; he meditates revenge. The crowd is jubilant as Otello finally lands safely and announces that the Turkish fleet has been defeated. When the Moor enters the castle, the fireworks start and all drink to his victory. In the midst of the rejoicing, Iago starts to weave the scheme that will lead to his commander's downfall: he treacherously insinuates to Roderigo, who had revealed to Iago his love for Otello's wife, Desdemona, that Captain Cassio also feels the same affection for the woman. Then Iago gets Cassio drunk, and incites a fight between the two men, but the dangerous duel that starts between them is stopped by Montano. However, the peacemaker is wounded by Cassio. Iago sounds the alarm, swelling the episode out of proportion until the crowd is in tumult. Called back by the shouts and noise, Otello, falsely informed by Iago, punishes Cassio and demotes him. This is a first victory for Iago, who exults
Diva by Kiri Te Kanawa( )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Highlights from Montserrat Caballés recordings on Sony Classical, 1963-2000. Famous arias, popular songs and evergreens. Includig the iconic anthem Barcelona with Freddie Mercury."--Publisher description
Greatest hits by Kiri Te Kanawa( )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony nr. 2, op. 16 ; Aladdin, suite for Orchestra, op. 34 by Carl Nielsen( )

12 editions published in 1983 in 3 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Galway plays Khachaturi︠a︡n by Aram Khachaturi︠a︡n( )

18 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Des canyons aux étoiles-- by Olivier Messiaen( )

13 editions published in 2002 in 6 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Des Canyons aux étoiles pour piano, cor, xylorimba, carillon et orchestre / Oiseaux exotiques pour piano, onze instruments à vent et percussion / Couleurs de la cité céleste pour piano, treize instruments à vent et percussion
Italian opera arias by Kiri Te Kanawa( )

12 editions published in 1990 in 3 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stabat Mater by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( Recording )

16 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stabat Maters van diverse componisten
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Chung, Myung-Whun

Chung, Myung-Whun 1953-

Chung Myung-whun chef d'orchestre coréen

Chung Myung-whun südkoreanischer Dirigent und Pianist

Čōñ, Myōñ-Hun 1953-...

Jeong Myeong-Hun 1953-....

Jung Myeung-Hoon 1953-....

Myun-whun Txung

Myung-Whun, Chung

Myung-Whun, Chung 1953-

Myung-Whun Chung direttore d'orchestra e pianista sudcoreano

Myung-whun Chung dirigent uit Zuid-Korea

Myung-whun Chung pianista y director de orquesta surcoreano

Whun Chung, Kyung 1953-

Whun, Chung Myung 1953-

Чон Мён Хун

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