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Schirmer, Ulf 1959-

Overview
Works: 328 works in 769 publications in 6 languages and 13,806 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Drama  Musical settings  Excerpts  Suites  Songs and music  Art music  Cantatas  Sacred music 
Roles: Conductor, Singer, Performer, Contributor, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, Author, msd, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Director
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ulf Schirmer
Orchestral songs by Camilla Nylund( )

7 editions published in 2008 in Finnish and Swedish and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capriccio by Richard Strauss( )

36 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kiri Te Kanawa gives an elegant and touching performance in one of her greatest roles, the wealthy and cultured young Countess Madeleine, who must choose between her two artist suitors: the composer Flamand (David Kuebler) and the poet Olivier (Simon Keenlyside). Jan-Hendrik Rootering is La Roche, the temperamental theater director whose troupe entertains the Countess. Wolfgang Brendel is her brother, the Count, and Kathryn Harries sings the actress Clairon. Andrew Davis conducts
Lulu by Alban Berg( )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christine Schäfer sings the title role in Berg's twelve-tone masterpiece--the femme fatale who so enthralls admirers both male and female that they are powerless to halt their own destruction. Among them are Dr. Schön (James Courtney) and his son Alwa (David Kuebler), the Countess Geschwitz (Hanna Schwarz), the Painter (Clifton Forbes), two princes, an acrobat, and a schoolboy. But the magnetic Lulu is the emotional vortex around which everything revolves--all the way through her own downward spiral, until she is brutally murdered by Jack the Ripper. Maestro James Levine brings unparalleled insight and unexpected lyricism to the score, leading a powerful performance
Friederike by Franz Lehár( )

11 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's one of the best-known love stories in the history of German literature: the brief but intense affair between the young Goethe and the 17-year-old Friederike Brion, daughter of a Strasbourg parish priest
Schön ist die Welt by Franz Lehár( )

7 editions published in 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dornröschen by Engelbert Humperdinck( )

6 editions published in 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proserpine by Camille Saint-Saëns( )

9 editions published in 2017 in 3 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchesterwerke by Ernst Krenek( )

3 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor by Otto Nicolai( )

8 editions published in 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor: Komisch-phantastische Oper in drei Akten. Libretto: Salomon Hermann Mosenthal
Des Simplicius Simplicissimus Jugend by Karl Amadeus Hartmann( )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in German and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little match girl by Gordon Getty( )

7 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The Little Match Girl," a barefoot girl tries unsuccessfully to make money for her family by selling matches on the street. Afraid to go home empty-handed and face her father's wrath, she decides to take shelter in an alley for the night and lights matches to keep herself warm. The harsh realism of this story reminds listeners to be grateful and kind during the cold holiday season
Violin concertos 1 & 2 by Ernst von Gemmingen( )

6 editions published in 2012 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinq-Mars by Charles Gounod( )

8 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Fürstenkind by Franz Lehár( )

9 editions published in 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchestral works by Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari( )

5 editions published in 2011 and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano concerto by Max Reger( )

5 editions published in 2009 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giuditta by Franz Lehár( )

7 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die neugiergigen Frauen by Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari( )

3 editions published in 2015 in German and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paganini by Franz Lehár( )

3 editions published in 2015 in German and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operetta in three acts
Paradisi gloria by Frank Martin( )

3 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Ulf Schirmer

Ulf Schirmer chef d'orchestre allemand

Ulf Schirmer direutor d'orquesta alemán

Ulf Schirmer Duits dirigent

Ulf Schirmer German conductor

Ширмер, Ульф

אולף שירמר

אולף שירמר מנצח גרמני

أولف شيرمر موزع ألماني

ウルフ・シルマー

乌尔夫·希尔默

烏爾夫・西爾穆爾

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