Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Chorus
Most widely held works by Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.).
Aida ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 692 libraries worldwide
An Egyptian soldier falls in love with his Ethiopian captive.
Toward an American opera, 1911-1954 ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
Hansel and Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 401 libraries worldwide
A musical adaption of the classic fairy tale.
La bohème ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
A four-act opera set in 19th-century Paris about a poor poet and his love for a beautiful girl who dies of tuberculosis.
Turandot ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in Italian and English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Puccini's Turandot based on an outstanding MET production from 1988 with Eva Marton and Placido Damingo.
Les Troyens ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 342 libraries worldwide
The classic story of the Trojan horse.
Tristan und Isolde ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in German and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Götterdämmerung ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 261 libraries worldwide
In this final segment of the "Ring cycle," Wagner brings the double tragedy of Wotan and Siegfried full circle. Brünnhilde declares that Wotan is all-powerful and everlasting. With helmet and gleaming armour, she rides through the air leading a resurrected Siegfried by the hand. Siegfried is reconciled with Wotan, and society is cured of its ills.
Parsifal ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in German and held by 234 libraries worldwide
An interpretation of Wagner's last opera of German and Christian mythology, set in the Middle Ages, and centering on the brotherhood of Grail knights who guard "the chalice in which the blood of the crucified Saviour had once been caught." [Guide, p.8]
Marian Anderson by Marian Anderson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in German and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Centennial gala by N.Y.) Metropolitan Opera (New York ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in Italian and held by 217 libraries worldwide
In celebration of the one hundredth anniversary of the Metropolitan opera, 100 singers, 7 conductors, the Met Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet performed in two separate programs on October 22, 1983.
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in German and held by 187 libraries worldwide
La forza del destino ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in Italian and French and held by 182 libraries worldwide
A panoramic tragedy of honor and vengeance in 18th century Spain and Italy; its characters range from aristocrats to camp followers, from soldiers to monks, all swept up in the irresistible power of destiny.
Lucia di Lammermoor ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in Italian and held by 176 libraries worldwide
A tale of love, murder, and vengeance set in seventeenth-century Scotland.
Così fan tutte Women are like that : opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Aïda. [An opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
39 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Set in Egypt at the time of the Pharoahs, a story of conflicting demands of love, patriotism and filial piety.
Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Three rivals risk everything for a hot-blooded woman, plotting abductions, hatching conspiracies and swearing final oaths. Pavarotti plays Don Juan of Aragon, a young nobleman orphaned by family conflict with the throne and turned outlaw under the alias of Hernani.
The rake's progress opera in three acts by Igor Stravinsky ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Simon Boccanegra by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 135 libraries worldwide
"Simon Boccanegra, Doge of Genoa, is one of Verdi's most profound characters, a complex man ruled by love of family and devotion to country. The compelling, richly colored music of Simon Boccanegra vividly embodies the tangled personal passions and political rivalries of Renaissance Italy."--Container.
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Aeneas (Legendary character) Africa--Carthage (Extinct city) Aïda (Verdi, Giuseppe) Anniversaries Ballets Bohemianism Carlos,--Prince of Asturias,--1545-1568 Choruses, Secular (Men's voices) with orchestra Cultural television programs Dido (Legendary character) Drama Egypt Elisir d'amore (Donizetti, Gaetano) Elizabeth,--of France, Queen, consort of Philip II, King of Spain,--1545-1568 Film adaptations Filmed operas Historical films History Love Man-woman relationships Music--Instruction and study Music videos Nonfiction films Nonfiction television programs Operas Operas Operas--Excerpts Oratorios--Excerpts Overtures Parsifal (Wagner, Richard) Philip--II,--King of Spain,--1527-1598 Princes Princesses Ring des Nibelungen (Wagner, Richard) Sacred songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble Sacred songs (Low voice) with piano Slavery Songs (High voice) with orchestra Songs (High voice) with piano Songs (Low voice) with instrumental ensemble Songs (Low voice) with orchestra Songs (Low voice) with piano Spain Spirituals (Songs) Televised operas Televised performances Television adaptations Trojans Trojan War United States
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