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Mitchell, Leona

Overview
Works: 145 works in 352 publications in 5 languages and 3,741 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Televised operas  Filmed operas  Film adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Television adaptations  Opera television programs  Opera films 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Author, Vocalist, Commentator, per, Instrumentalist, sop
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

55 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first complete recording of the opera based on Gershwin's original score, restoring the material cut by Gershwin during rehearsals for the New York premiere in 1935, was made by the Cleveland Orchestra under Lorin Maazel in 1976, in time for the U.S. Bicentennial"--Wikipedia (Feb 2007)
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

28 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's opera about a Chinese princess who has her suitors that can't answer 3 riddles executed and how she eventually discovers love with a prince
Bizet's Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage production of the classic opera, with Agnes Baltsa as Carmen, who seduces and then spurns soldier Don José
Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three rivals risk all for one woman, plotting abductions, hatching conspiracies, and swearing fatal oaths
Tobias Picker by Tobias Picker( )

3 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage production of the opera in which Carmen (Agnes Baltsa) seduces, spurns, and is killed by Don José (José Carreras)
Symphony no. 2 : Aussöhnung (1985-86) ; String quartet no. 1 : New memories (1986-87) by Tobias Picker( Recording )

5 editions published in 1990 in German and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in French and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage production of the opera in which Carmen seduces, spurns, and is killed by Don José
Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi( )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who better than the great Luciano Pavarotti to play Ernani, Verdi's Spanish nobleman forced to become an outlaw. His true love is Elvira (Leona Mitchell) who wants only to be with him. But there are other men who desire her. One is Sherrill Milnes, in one of his most memorable roles as Don Carlo, the king who is elected Emperor Charles V. Another is her legal guardian, Don Ruy Gomez de Silva, played by Ruggero Raimondi--who gives her to Ernani, only to then demand his life to satisfy his honor. James Levine conducts
Joy to the world( Recording )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

11 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in Italian and German and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical excerpts drawn from Puccini's Turandot (London 414 274-2) with descriptive narration by Robert Lyall, to promote the upcoming production of the opera on October 21 & 22, 2005 by Opera Grand Rapids in De Vos Hall
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in Italian and English and held by 42 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
The #1 Puccini album by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenting Leona Mitchell with Kurt Herbert Adler : an operatic partnership by Leona Mitchell( Recording )

2 editions published in 1980 in Italian and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in Italian and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giuseppe Verdi's Un ballo in maschera is performed before a live audience in this 1990 production captured live at the Grobes Festspielhaus in Salzberg, Germany and starring Placido Domingo, Leo Nucci, and Josephine Barstow. The Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor performs under chorus master Helmuth Froschauer, and Sir Georg Solti conducts the Wiener Philharmoniker
Pavarotti sings Verdi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three operas filmed live at New York's Metropolitan Opera, where the legendary Italian tenor sang 378 performances, more than anywhere else in the world
Puccini favourites by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in Italian and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Australian opera favourites( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings together a popular selection of extracts from some of the world's best operas as sung by the Australian Opera at the Sydney Opera House
Hérodiade by Jules Massenet( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hérodiade: Opéra en quatre actes. Livret: Paul Milliet et Georges Hartmann
12 outstanding American singers, volume 1( Recording )

in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Leona Mitchell American opera singer

Leona Mitchell Amerikaans zangeres

Leona Mitchell artiste lyrique

Leona Mitchell soprano statunitense

Mitchel, Leona 1948-

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