WorldCat Identities

Mitchell, Leona

Overview
Works: 129 works in 316 publications in 4 languages and 3,457 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Operas  Musical settings  Televised operas  Music videos  Parodies, imitations, etc  Popular music  Interviews 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Author, Vocalist, per, Instrumentalist, Commentator
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Leona Mitchell
 
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Most widely held works by Leona Mitchell
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

34 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 868 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
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

27 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage production of the classic opera, with Agnes Baltsa as Carmen, who seduces and then spurns soldier Don José
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

44 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 619 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)
Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 424 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 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joy to the world by Atlantic Union Collegiate Choir( Recording )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 56 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
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 )

1 edition published in 1980 in Italian and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi( )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 30 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
Puccini favourites by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in Italian and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in Italian and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's great romantic opera
The Australian opera favourites( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 21 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
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franco Zeffirelli's sumptuous production of Puccini's final opera has been a Met favorite ever since its 1987 premiere run, captured in this telecast. James Levine brings out all the color and drama of the composer's most ambitious score, leading a stellar cast: Plácido Domingo is Calàf, the unknown prince, Eva Marton sings the title role of the icy princess, Leona Mitchell is Liù, the innocent slave girl, and Paul Plishka plays Timur, Calàf's father. Veteran tenor Hugues Cuénod, at 85, sings the ancient Emperor Altoum, in his Met debut
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
Carmen opéra en 4 actes by Georges Bizet( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 19th century Seville, Carmen seduces a naive Army corporal, Don José, who abandons his carrer, his fiancee, and his dying mother for Carmen
World premiere collection by Henry Cowell( )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernani opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in Italian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This outstanding production of Verdi's tragic opera stars four of the world's great Verdi singers: Placido Domingo, Renato Bruson, Nicolai Ghiaurov, and Mirella Freni
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Leona Mitchell American opera singer

Leona Mitchell soprano statunitense

Mitchel, Leona 1948-

Languages
Italian (65)

English (58)

French (29)

German (11)

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