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Zancanaro, Giorgio

Overview
Works: 224 works in 732 publications in 8 languages and 5,867 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations  Operas  Live sound recordings  History  Music videos  Television adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Other, bar, Actor, Artist, Musician
Classifications: M1500.V47, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Giorgio Zancanaro
Madame Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

44 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lorin Maazel conducts at La Scala. Starring Giorgio Zancanaro, Hak Nam Kim and Yasuko Hayashi
Attila by Giuseppe Verdi( )

26 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I vespri siciliani [opera in 5 acts] by Giuseppe Verdi( )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's gripping tale of Sicilians rising against the occupying French stars Renata Scotto in her only broadcast of this rarely heard masterpiece. From the beginning of the opera, when Elena (Scotto) sings an "innocent" song fanning the people's resentment against the foreign army, to the end, when the ringing of her wedding bells signals the start of the revolt, Scotto's artistry blazes. James Levine leads the Met Orchestra and Chorus in a wonderfully idiomatic performance, and Ruggero Raimondi is magnificent as Procida, the outlawed Sicilian leader
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

55 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
I vespri siciliani dramma in cinque atti by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

29 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With occupied Sicily seething under French oppression, a nationalistic Sicilian patriot returns from exile to lead a rebellion. As the unarmed French guests gather for a betrothal party, the wedding bells sound the knell for the tragic couple and signal the beginning of a bloodbath
Attila drama lirico in un prologo e tre atti by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

30 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Riccardo Muti conducts a fine cast in the powerful and atmospheric production of Verdi's ninth opera, whose story of the heroic tussle between Ezio, a Roman general, and Attila, the Nordic invader was written for the 1846 Teatro la Fenice season and premiered there to huge acclaim."--Container
Guglielmo Tell melodramma tragico in quattro atti by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

29 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riccardo Muti conducts a fine cast led by Giorgio Zancanaro in the title role of Rossini's towering and opulent last opera with the Corps de Ballet, Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro alla Scala
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

27 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zinka Milanov, soprano ; Giuseppe di Stefano, tenor ; Leonard Warren, Bariton
Andrea Chenier by Umberto Giordano( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Umberto Giordano's opera of idealism during the French Revolution
William Tell an opera in four acts by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

18 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Scala Opera's production of Rossini's William Tell
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

26 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plot revolves around its two female characters. Acuzena is the daughter of a gypsy who, fifteen years before, was burned as a witch for cursing the young son of a nobleman. In revenge, Acuzena abducted the son to throw into the embers of the same fire, but, in her distress, threw in her own son. She has brought up the other child as her own. Leonora (Sutherland) is a lady-in-waiting at court who is loved by two men, the Count di Luna, who is the older son of the nobleman who had Acuzena's mother burned, and Manrico, the troubadour, and leader of the rebel forces engaged in civil war against the count. Tragedy results when the four come together
La traviata opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in Italian and English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a beautiful courtesan dying of consumption and her love for a poor nobleman
Andrea Chénier by Umberto Giordano( Recording )

17 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of the young poet and his tragic life and death during the French Revolution
Guglielmo Tell by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlos an opera in five acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in France and Spain in the second half of the 16th century, the opera tells of the political and amorous rivalry between Philip II of Spain and his son, Don Carlo
Opera goes to war!( Recording )

3 editions published in 1990 in Italian and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Andrea Chenier
Alternative Names
Giorgio Zancanaro artiste lyrique

Giorgio Zancanaro (baríton)

Giorgio Zancanaro Italiaans zanger

Giorgio Zancanaro Italian opera singer

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Andrea ChenierWilliam Tell an opera in four acts