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Ponnelle, Jean-Pierre 1932-1988

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Most widely held works by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

58 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wixell, Pavarotti, Gruberova, Weikl and The Wiener Philharmoniker perform Verdi's Rigoletto
Madame Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

64 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera, sung in Italian
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

47 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aftermath of courtship by Count Almaviva to Rosina who had been the ward of Dr. Bartolo. The courtship involved the count in actions supported by the town barber Figaro. Dr. Bartolo and a former servant Marcellina conspire to seek revenge on Figaro
L'Orfeo : favola in musica by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

74 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera over Orpheus van Monteverdi
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Visual )

33 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A much deeper and darker tragedy in the form of this opera, a yearning for death in the guise of homesickness for the "dark land of night from which Tristan's mother sent him forth," determines Tristan's disposition and destiny from the beginning
The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

49 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The opera is based on Beaumarchais' comedy Le Barbier de Seville. The action occupies a single day, is set in Seville in the eighteenth century, and revolves around the devious efforts of the young Count Almaviva, aided by Figaro, the barber of Seville, to woo and marry Rosina, the ward of old Dr. Bartolo, who intends to wed the girl himself to acquire her dowry. After a hilarious series of machinations the yojng couple succeed in marrying against Bartolo's wishes
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

36 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the amoral story of the Roman Emperor Nero's love affair with the scheming and seductive Poppea, with evil triumphing over good, while the allegorical figures from the prologue - Fortune, Virtue and Love look on
La clemenza di Tito : opera seria in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

24 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full screen (4:3) presentation. Mozart's last opera is presented here in a historical Roman setting. Rich performances by the Vienna Philharmonic under conductor James Levine along with an outstanding cast led by Tatiana Troyanos and Eric Tappy
Cinderella by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

15 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cinderella story, presented as a comic opera in two acts
Così fan tutte : from the Opernhaus Zürich, Switzerland by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

38 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ponnelle's film version of Mozart's comedy of manners
L'Italiana in Algeri : dramma giocoso in due atti = Comic opera in two acts by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in Italian and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera (dramma per musica) in a prologue and three acts by Claudio Monteverdi to an Italian libretto by Giacomo Badoaro, based on the final portion of Homer's Odyssey. It was first performed at the Teatro di SS Giovanni e Paolo in Venice in February 1640
Idomeneo : W.A. Mozart's opera in three acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in Italian and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning home from the Trojan Wars during a storm, Idomeneo, the king of Crete, vows to sacrifice to Neptune in return for his own safety the first living creature he meets ashore. This turns out to be his own son Idamante and Idomeneo attempts to escape from fulfilling his vow
Mitridate, ré di Ponto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

25 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart's first major opera. A portrayal of the inner circle of the Roman Empire's fiercest enemy: Mithridates, king of Pontus
Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Italian and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a storm at sea, Idomeneo, King of Crete, vows to the god Neptune that, if he survives, he will sacrifice the first human he meets on shore, which turns out to be his son, Idamante
Verdi's Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Taken from Shakespeare's The merry wives of Windsor and from several passages of Henry IV relating to the character of Falstaff"--Credits
Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria = Le retour d'Ulysse dans sa patrie : drame musical en un prologue et trois actes by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

17 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monteverdi's retelling of Ulysses' return from the Trojan Wars
Mozart & Beethoven quintets for piano and wind instruments( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bonus film written and directed by Bill Fertik. Includes excerpts from György Ligeti's Six bagatelles for wind quintet; Luciano Berio's Opus number zoo; Wolfgang Amadeux Mozart's Adagio in F minor and allegro in F major, K. 594; and Jean Françaix's Wind quintet no. 1
Cardillac : [opera in three acts] by Paul Hindemith( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cardillac is based on a E.T.A. Hoffmann's tale of an incomparable but obsessive goldsmith and a rash of mysterious murders in the Paris of Louis XIV. This acclaimed Munich production of the 1926 original version was hailed as "Ponnelle's stylistic and technical tour de force."
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

12 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glyndebourne Festival Opera production of Verdi's opera, directed by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle, based on Shakespeare's Merry Wives of Windsor
Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince Tamino rescues Princess Pamino from an evil king with the help of Papageno, a bird, and, of course, the magic flute
 
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Idomeneo : W.A. Mozart's opera in three acts
Alternative Names
Jean-Pierre Ponnelle décorateur et metteur en scène de théâtre et d'opéra

Jean-Pierre Ponnelle Frans filmregisseur (1932-1988)

Jean-Pierre Ponnelle französischer Regisseur, Bühnen- und Kostümbildner

Jean-Pierre Ponnelle French opera director

Jean-Pierre Ponnelle scenografo e regista teatrale francese

Jean Ponnelle

Ponelle, Jean P. 1932-1988

Ponelle, Jean-Pierre 1932-1988

Ponnelle, Jean P. 1932-1988

Ponnelle, Jean-Pierre

Жан-П'єр Поннель

Поннель, Жан-Пьер французский оперный режиссёр

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