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Finley, Gerald 1960-

Overview
Works: 531 works in 974 publications in 6 languages and 12,288 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Interviews  Biography  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Musical settings  Music  Musical films 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Interviewee, Singer, Narrator
Classifications: M1500.M84, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Gerald Finley
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mozart's comedy presents a scenario where society overcomes its differences - social, sexual, generational - through the exercise of the humane values of mutual understanding, respect and forgiveness
In search of Mozart by Phil Grabsky ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary about Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart told through dramatic readings from his personal letters. Includes interviews with noted personalities and excerpts from numerous musical performances
Doctor Atomic opera in two acts by John Adams ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
J. Robert Oppenheimer began an experiment that formed a threat to the whole of humanity, and whose scientific results still do today. The question of the moral implications of the atomic bomb is raised in Adams opera
Rinaldo by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Italian and Dutch and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Schöpfung Hob. XXI:2 = The creation = La création by Joseph Haydn ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1996 in German and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symphonies nos. 1-9 by Ludwig van Beethoven ( )
4 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete Webern by Anton Webern ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dido and Aeneas: Opera in Three Acts, Z 626. Libretto: Nahum Tate
Canticles I-V by Benjamin Britten ( )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The John Rutter Christmas album by Cambridge Singers ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orchestral songs by Charles Villiers Stanford ( Recording )
7 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'amour de loin by Kaija Saariaho ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A mystical tale, loosely based on history, of a 12th-century prince and troubadour"--Container
Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the grandeur and shabbiness of Venice in the grip of disease. Portrays the moral and physical degeneration of Aschenbach, the writer whose obsessive and self-devouring pursuit of beauty in the form of the boy Tadzio leads him to humiliation and death
Songs by Samuel Barber ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doctor Atomic by John Adams ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Adams's mesmerizing score, in the powerful production of Penny Woolcock, tells the story of one of the pivotal moments in human history: the creation of the atomic bomb. Baritone Gerald Finley gives a powerful star turn in the title role as the brilliant J. Robert Oppenheimer. Alan Gilbert conducts the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus in his Met debut
Requiem in D minor, K. 626 (unfinished) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pilgrim's progress by Ralph Vaughan Williams ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anna Netrebko, live at the Metropolitan Opera by Anna Netrebko ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in Italian and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Schubert and death] by Franz Schubert ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the third and last of three recitals in the series devoted exclusively to the songs of 1816. First two recitals are represented by vols. 17 and 23 of the series
Wonders are many the making of Doctor Atomic ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tracks the creation of Peter Sellars' and John Adams' 2005 opera about Robert Oppenheimer and the Manhattan Project, while also exploring the complex birth of nuclear weapons
 
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Finley, Gerald
Languages
English (67)
Italian (30)
German (18)
French (8)
Latin (3)
Dutch (2)
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