WorldCat Identities

Verrett, Shirley

Overview
Works: 652 works in 1,376 publications in 8 languages and 13,456 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Musical settings  Filmed operas  Music videos  Operas  History  Interviews  Film adaptations  Television adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer, Narrator, Interviewee, Commentator, Other
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Shirley Verrett Publications about Shirley Verrett
Publications by  Shirley Verrett Publications by Shirley Verrett
posthumous Publications by Shirley Verrett, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Shirley Verrett
Samson and Delilah by Camille Saint-Saëns ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Closely follows the biblicasl tale of the struggle between the Hebrews and the Philistines and the downfall of Samson in the hands of the temptress Dalila"--Container
Broadway's lost treasures II ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compilation of Broadway song & dance numbers from The Tony Awards, as performed by the original cast members between 1971 and 1992
L'africaine by Giacomo Meyerbeer ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vasco da Gama returns to Portugal to mount a new expedition in search of passage beyond Africa. What ensues is a tale of unrequited love, jealousy and hatred that takes place on an island off the coast of Africa
Lucrezia Borgia by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel 1994 Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
37 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hard-edged and post-modern production from the Zürich Opera of Verdi's Macbeth, which is based on Shakespeare's play of the same name; the tragedy of a king so blinded by ambition and paranoia that he senselessly murders those in his path eventually leading to his own demise
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The young Leonie Rysanek triumphs in her second Met broadcast of the almost four dozen she would do during her astonishing career. Here she is Elizabeth of Valois, married to King Philip II of Spain (Jerome Hines), even though she loves his son, Don Carlo (Giulio Gari). Rysanek's heartbreaking performance fully connects with Elizabeth's passion and despair. Beloved baritone Robert Merrill is Don Carlo's friend, Roderigo, killed by the Inquisition. Blanche Thebom is Princess Eboli and future superstar Martina Arroyo is heard in her Met debut role as the Celestial Voice
Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
24 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oedipus Rex opera-oratorio in 2 acts after Sophocles by Igor Stravinsky ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1960 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Odeon: 80756
The siege of Corinth [L'assedio di Corinto] by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in Italian and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fiorenza Cossotto ; Orcjhestra & chorus of maggio Musicalke fiorentino
Luisa Miller [opera in three acts] by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anna Bolena by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un ballo in maschera [opera in 3 acts] by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in Italian and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded at the Rome Opera House in June and July 1943
El amor brujo ; Homenajes by Manuel de Falla ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oratorio, melodrama by Igor Stravinsky ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oedipus Rex,. Stravinski, Igor423042504480
Vocal music of Vivaldi by Antonio Vivaldi ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Credo; Stabat Mater; Beatus Vir The virtuosi di Roma, Renato Fasano, conductor; Shirley Verrett, mezzo-soprano; The polyphonic ensemble of Rome, Nino Antonellini, director; notes included
 
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Alternative Names
Carter, Shirley.
Carter, Shirley 1931-2010
Carter, Shirley Verrett-.
Carter, Shirley Verrett-, 1931-2010
Carter-Verrett, Shirley 1931-2010
Shirley Carter
Shirley Verret
Verrett-Carter, Shirley.
Verrett-Carter, Shirley, 1931-2010
Languages
Italian (146)
French (61)
English (42)
Latin (13)
German (12)
Spanish (6)
Multiple languages (1)
Russian (1)
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