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Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Chorus

Overview
Works: 1,436 works in 3,510 publications in 6 languages and 19,591 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Televised operas  Filmed operas  Television adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films  Televised performances  Opera television programs 
Roles: Performer, Musician, Singer, Other, Actor, Instrumentalist, Proofreader, Distributor, Vocalist, Contributor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by N.Y.) Metropolitan Opera (New York
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Egypt at the time of the Pharoahs, a story of conflicting demands of love, patriotism and filial piety
Idomeneo : K. 366 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

9 editions published in 1996 in 6 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera, in three acts
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 526 WorldCat member 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
Toward an American opera, 1911-1954 by Victor Herbert( Recording )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally issued on various labels
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in Italian and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in mythical Peking, Princess Turandot declares she will marry any man of royal blood who can solve three riddles she sets him. Failure to solve the riddles will result in execution. Prince Calaf, in spite of many entreaties not to do so, wishes to seek the hand of Turandot. Calaf solves the riddles, but gives Turandot another chance to be rid of him. Ultimately, Turandot discovers that love is the answer she needs
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner( )

25 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opera about the captain of an infamous Dutch ghost ship who can be freed only by a woman who consents to marry him
Vanessa by Samuel Barber( Recording )

11 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel Barber's opera had it world premiere at the Met in 1958. In this first revival, soprano Mary Costa took on the title role of the beautiful woman who has waited 20 years for the return of her lover, Anatol. But the man who appears is a younger Anatol, her lover's son, sung by John Alexander. Rosalind Elias as Erika, Vanessa's niece, and Giorgio Tozzi as the Doctor reprise their portrayals from the world premiere. Blanche Thebom is the Old Baroness and William Steinberg conducts
Parsifal : [ein Bühnenweihfestspiel] by Richard Wagner( )

27 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera en 3 actos
Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first uncut performance of Berlioz's opera at the Met, this production tells the story of the capture of Troy by the Greeks, and of the love of Dido and Aeneas
The rake's progress : opera in three acts by Igor Stravinsky( )

4 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in London, June 1964
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( Visual )

18 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member 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
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in German and Undetermined and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of Wagner's opera about the fatal voyage which Tristan, a vassal to the court of King Marke, makes to Ireland to bring back Isolde as the king's bride. On the return voyage Tristan and Isolde drink by mistake a love potion, which binds them irrevocably to each other. The story resolves itself into a series of love intrigues in which the two lovers ingeniously outwit the king
Der Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner( )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El anillo del nibelungo en alemán, es un ciclo de cuatro óperas épicas, basadas libremente en figuras y elementos de la mitología germánica, particularmente las Sagas islandesas. Estas operas son, El oro del Rin (Das Rheingold), La valquiria (Die Walküre), Sigfrido (Siegfried) y El ocaso de los dioses (Götterdämmerung)
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bonus features (all on disc 2): Backstage at the Met with host Renée Fleming: interviews with Patricia Racette, Marcello Giordani, Maria Zifchak and Carolyn Choa; Anthony Minghella talks about Madama Butterfly
Hansel and Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical adaption of the classic fairy tale
Parsifal by Richard Wagner( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Wagner's opera about the legend of the Holy Grail and the sacred spear used by Longinus to pierce the side of Christ
Mozart's The magic flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This abridged version of Mozart's beloved opera is brought to life through puppetry and fanciful costumes
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( Recording )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soloists: Wiener Philharmoniker Georg Solti, con
Domingo at the Met by Plácido Domingo( )

4 editions published in 2014 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Lucia is forced to marry Arturo she goes mad and kills him; her true love Edgardo is grief stricken and commits suicide
 
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Hansel and Gretel
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Hansel and GretelLucia di Lammermoor
Alternative Names
Choeur du Metropolitan opera de New York

Chœurs du Metropolitan Opera.

Chor der Metropolitan-Oper

Chor der Metropolitan Opera

Chor der Metropolitan Opera New York

Chor der Metropolitan Opera New York, NY

Chor des Metropolitan Opera House

Chor des Metropolitan Opera House New York, NY

Chór Metropolitan Opera w Nowym Jorku

Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera.

Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera Association

Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera Association New York, NY

Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera New York, NY

Coro del Metropolitan

Coro del Metropolitan New York, NY

Coro del Metropolitan Opera

Coro del Metropolitan Opera House, New York

Coro del Teatro Metropolitan

Coro del Teatro Metropolitan New York

Coro della Metropolitan Opera House

Hor "Metropoliten opera"

Met Opera Chorus

Metropolitan Opera Choir

Metropolitan Opera Chor

Metropolitan Opera Chorus

Metropolitan Opera Chorus (New York)

Metropolitan Opera Chorus (New York, N.Y.)

Metropolitan Opera Chorus (New York, New York)

Metropolitan Opera Chorus New York, NY

Metropolitan Opera Coro

Metropolitan Opera House Chorus

Metropolitan Opera House Chorus New York, NY

Metropolitan Opera House Male Chorus

Metropolitan Opera New York, NY Choir

Metropolitan Opera New York, NY Chor

Metropolitan Opera New York, NY Coro

New York Metropolitan Chorus.

New York Metropolitan Opera Chorus.

The Metropolitan Opera Chorus

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