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Ponnelle, Jean-Pierre 1932-1988

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Most widely held works by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle
Madama Butterfly : Japanese tragedy by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

57 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera, sung in Italian
L'Orfeo : favola in musica by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

80 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

35 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 466 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
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

32 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 462 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
The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

49 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elderly Dr. Bartolo has his eye on the fortune left to his ward Rosina, and jealously guards her with plans to marry her. Young Count Almaviva also intends to marry Rosina, and uses various means to try and get from her a sign of her love for him
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

39 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 336 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
Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

16 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in Italian and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart's once-rare opera has become a favorite at the Met, thanks to James Levine's loving conducting of the score and this stunning production by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle. In fact, this telecast follows the Met's premiere of the opera by only a few weeks, fully capturing the excitement of the audience as it discovered not only a masterpiece, but also a thrilling evening in the theater. Luciano Pavarotti is in resplendent form in the title role of the King of Crete, with Frederica von Stade as a memorable Idamante, his son, who is in love with Ilia, a touching Ileana Cotrubas. Hildegard Behrens's Elettra is a tour de force
La clemenza di Tito : opera seria in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

25 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 279 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
L'Italiana in Algeri by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in Italian and held by 203 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
Mitridate, ré di Ponto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 158 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
La Cenerentola : melodramma giocoso in due atti by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in Italian and English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A video production of the opera
Verdi's Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 136 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
Mozart & Beethoven quintets for piano and wind instruments( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 125 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
Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria : dramma in musica by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monteverdi's retelling of Ulysses' return from the Trojan Wars
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 119 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
Le nozze di Figaro : opera buffa in quattro atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in Italian and German and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of Mozart's comic opera The marriage of Figaro
Cardillac : [opera in three acts] by Paul Hindemith( Visual )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 94 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."
Così fan tutte( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferrando and Guglielmo, two soldiers, make a wager that their respective lovers will be faithful in their absence
Jean-Pierre Ponnelle alla Scala by Vittoria Crespi Morbio( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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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