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Gheorghiu, Angela

Overview
Works: 536 works in 1,693 publications in 8 languages and 23,914 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Drama  Filmed operas  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Televised operas  Nonfiction television programs  Art music  Romance television programs 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Author, Other, Musician, Interviewee, Vocalist, Actor, Commentator, sop, pre
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Angela Gheorghiu
Manon by Jules Massenet( )

37 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,040 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
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 951 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( )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in French and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen by Georges Bizet( )

37 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ultraphonic: 1660
Werther by Jules Massenet( )

29 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young poet and his tragic love affair with Charlotte, the eldest daughter of the town Magistrate
L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti( )

29 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Schippers leads a superlative cast in one of Donizetti's most beloved comic operas. This two disc set was taken from a live performance on March 5, 1966 and features Carlo Bergonzi as Nemorino and Roberta Peters as Adina
Angela Gheorghiu live from La Scala by Angela Gheorghiu( )

8 editions published in 2007 in 5 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composers: Alessandro Parisotti, Alessandro Scarlatti, Alfred Alessandrescu, Charles Gounod, Christoph Willibald Gluck, Diamandi Gheciu, Frederick Loewe, Gaetano Donizetti, Georges Bizet, Gherase Dendrino, Giacomo Puccini, Giuseppe Verdi, Johann Paul Aegidius Martini (aka J.P. Schwarzendorf), Jules Massenet, Paolo Tosti, Tiberiu Brediceanu, Vincenzo Bellini Performers: Angela Gheorghiu, Jeffrey Cohen
La rondine by Giacomo Puccini( )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 626 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
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( )

39 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gripping turns by Angela Gheorghiu, Roberto Alagna, and Ruggero Raimondi highlight this recording of Puccini's shocking opera. Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden; Antonio Pappano
Il trittico by Giacomo Puccini( )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 571 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
Duets & arias by Roberto Alagna( Recording )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

42 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfredo, the son of a wealthy European merchant, is smitten with the Parisian courtesan, Violetta. When Violetta abondons Alfredo to save his family's name, he unknowing confronts and humiliates her, leaving her dignity and health destroyed. Upon her deathbed, Alfredo returns to his true love, now aware of her glorious sacrifice
Casta diva by Angela Gheorghiu( )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( )

28 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's touching story of young love in a 19th century Parisian garret never fails to move audiences or attract top-flight singers. That's why it is the most performed opera in the history of the Met. This cast is headed by two brilliant artists reprising the roles in which they made their Met debuts: ardent tenor Richard Leech as the romantic Rodolfo and radiant soprano Angela Gheorghiu as the tender Mimì. Carlo Rizzi conducts
Diva by Angela Gheorghiu( )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi heroines by Giuseppe Verdi( )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

43 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 393 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
Verdi per due by Giuseppe Verdi( )

3 editions published in 1998 in Italian and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

29 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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La rondine ; Morire? ; La [sic] villi : excerpts by Giacomo Puccini( )

3 editions published in 1997 in Italian and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Angela Gheorghiu artiste lyrique

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Angela Gheorghiu Roemeens zangeres

Angela Gheorghiu Romanian opera soprano

Angela Gheorghiu rumänische Opernsängerin

Angela Gheorghiu rumuńska śpiewaczka operowa, sopran

Angela Gheorghiu soprano rumena

Gheorgiu, Angela 1965-

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