WorldCat Identities

Mitchell, Leona

Overview
Works: 125 works in 309 publications in 4 languages and 3,273 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Operas  Musical settings  Parodies, imitations, etc  Interviews  Popular music  Jazz vocals  History 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Vocalist, Instrumentalist, Commentator
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Leona Mitchell
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 791 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 )
29 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Bizet's opera, the tragic tale of a Spanish officer who throws his life away for the love of a gypsy temptress
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin ( Recording )
45 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 617 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 opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 443 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 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symphony no. 2 Aussöhnung (1985-86) ; String quartet no. 1 : New memories (1986-87) by Tobias Picker ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1990 in German and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in Italian and German and held by 57 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
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 55 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
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 23 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
The Australian opera favourites ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 22 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
Ernani [opera in four acts] by Giuseppe Verdi ( )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 22 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
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in Italian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verdi's great romantic opera
Hérodiade by Jules Massenet ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Instrumental selection
Turandot opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 11 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
Carmen opřa en quatre actes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Performance of the Metropolitan Opera, New York, Feb. 1987
12 outstanding American singers, volume 1 ( Recording )
in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Masters of the voice ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World premiere collection by Henry Cowell ( )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Mitchel, Leona 1948-
Languages
Italian (67)
English (59)
French (28)
German (10)
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