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Gheorghiu, Angela

Overview
Works: 859 works in 2,291 publications in 9 languages and 26,672 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Excerpts  Requiems  Art music  Musical settings  Songs  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Librettos 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Author, s=s, Other, Vocalist, Musician, Interviewee, Actor, pre, sop, Commentator
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( )

24 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Angela Gheorghiu has long cherished an ambition to record one of Puccini's best-loved roles; that of Cio-Cio-San, the Japanese 'Butterfly' who will eventually be broken. Antonia Pappano unites his starry soloists and native Italian forces to produce a stunning and sonsummately idiomatic 'Butterfly' for the 21st century."--Container
Roméo et Juliette by Charles Gounod( )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The enhanced portion contains: synopsis (read the story of Romeo et Juliette and jump into the recording); libretto (read the text in either French or a selected language); performers (read biographies of each of the main performers); Gounod (read the history of Gounod's opera and hear a selection of audio from some of Gounod's other works); link directly to the EMI Classics web page); the story (read about the history of the Romeo and Juliet story and go to the special Romeo and Juliet web pages; while reading the text, images from the history of the story will be displayed; hear samples of different interpretations of the story)
Werther by Jules Massenet( )

30 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young poet and his tragic love affair with Charlotte, the eldest daughter of the town Magistrate
Angela Gheorghiu live from La Scala by Angela Gheorghiu( )

10 editions published in 2007 in 6 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gheorghiu's recital falls into four sections. She begins with a selection of arie antiche, continues into the bel canto and then French repertoire, and finishes with pieces from her native Romania
Manon by Jules Massenet( )

35 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who can resist the charms of Manon or remain unmoved by her fate? Ruth Ann Swenson takes on Massenet's title heroine, the equally beautiful and high-spirited young girl who turns her back on life in a convent when she meets the handsome des Grieux (Giuseppe Sabbatini)--only to be seduced by the promise of a luxurious existence as the mistress of the rich old Brétigny (Kim Josephson). When she learns that des Grieux, desperate she has left him, is about to take holy orders, she changes her mind--but it is too late, and their love story ends in tragedy
La rondine ; Morire? ; La [sic] villi : excerpts by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

8 editions published in 1997 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duets & arias by Roberto Alagna( Recording )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen by Georges Bizet( )

37 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ultraphonic: 1660
Arias by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berlioz arias by Hector Berlioz( )

4 editions published in 2006 in French and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il trittico by Giacomo Puccini( )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first work is a love tale set among the poor bargemen of Paris. The second work relates the story of a nun's suicide. The third work is a humorous story of greedy relatives who manipulate a dead man's will
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( )

33 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book (125 p. :
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

46 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angela Gheorghiu, in one of her signature roles, is the enticing Violetta, the most beautiful courtesan in Paris. With the entire city at her feet she would seem to have everything--except true love, from which she has always run away. When she meets the young, handsome Alfredo (rising tenor James Valenti), she gives up her former life. But their bliss is shattered when Alfredo's father (Thomas Hampson) forces Violetta to renounce her lover. Conductor Yves Abel leads one of Verdi's most intimate and heart-felt scores
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Italian and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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La rondine by Giacomo Puccini( )

33 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soprano Kristine Opolais made a celebrated Met debut in Puccini's bittersweet story of love and loss. She sings Magda, a young woman who leaves behind her luxurious existence as the mistress of the rich Rambaldo (Dwayne Croft) to follow her heart and live with Ruggero (Giuseppe Filianoti)--but their happiness is short-lived. Anna Christy is Magda's feisty maid Lisette and Marius Brenciu sings the poet Prunier
Bel canto by Roberto Alagna( )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi per due by Giuseppe Verdi( )

4 editions published in 1998 in Italian and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angela Gheorghiu live from Covent Garden by Angela Gheorghiu( )

3 editions published in 2002 in Italian and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This gigantic work is simply an expressiono f man's anguish in the face of death and hope for the life to come
Opera arias = Opernarien by Giacomo Puccini( )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in Italian and German and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Opear has it all -- the radiant melodies, comic characters, rousing chorusesz and far-fetched plots. This stirring collection includes the most famous highlights from this rich world, sung by some of the greatest ever singers, and includes Pavarotti's legendary recording of Puccini's Nessun dorma!"--from container
 
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Alternative Names
Angel Gheorghiu

Angela Gheoghiu

Angela Gheorghiu

Angela Gheorghiu artiste lyrique

Angela Gheorghiu artiste lyrique roumaine (soprano)

Angela Gheorghiu Roemeens zanger

Angela Gheorghiu Roemeens zangeres

Angela Gheorghiu Romanian opera soprano

Angela Gheorghiu rumänische Opernsängerin

Angela Gheorghiu rumuńska śpiewaczka operowa, sopran

Angela Gheorghiu soprano rumana

Angela Gheorghiu soprano rumena

Angela Gheorghiu ureueng meujangeun Romania

Angelia Gheorghiu

Burlacu, Angela

Georgiju Angela

Gheorgiu, Angela 1965-

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Анджела Георгиу

Анджела Георгіу

Анджэла Георгію

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אנג'לה גאורגיו

آنجلا گورگیو خواننده و خواننده اپرا رومانییی

انجيلا جيورجيو

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ゲオルギウ, アンジェラ

ゲオルギュー, アンジェラ

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