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Gheorghiu, Angela

Overview
Works: 498 works in 1,443 publications in 9 languages and 18,528 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Operas  Film adaptations  Live sound recordings  Music videos  Interviews  Excerpts‡vVocal scores  Filmed operas 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Author, Other, Interviewee, Vocalist, Commentator
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Angela Gheorghiu
 
Most widely held works by Angela Gheorghiu
Manon by Jules Massenet( )

32 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 759 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( )

18 editions published in 2009 in 4 languages and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
Werther [A lyric drama in four acts and five tableaux ; libretto by Edouard Blau, Paul Milliet, and Georges Hartmann, after Goethe] by Jules Massenet( )

27 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young poet and his tragic love affair with Charlotte, the eldest daughter of the town Magistrate
Roméo et Juliette by Charles Gounod( )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in French and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

39 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This famous performance of Verdi's romantic tragedy captures one of the most sensational debuts in operatic history. Singing Violetta for the first time was the young Romanian soprano, Angela Gheorghiu, whose remarkable interpretation reached the front pages of the world's press and led the BBC immediately to film the production"--Container
Angela Gheorghiu live from La Scala by Angela Gheorghiu( )

6 editions published in 2007 in 4 languages and held by 532 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
Carmen by Georges Bizet( )

33 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This production was recorded in the Teatro di San Carlo di Napoli in 1960 and is sung in Italian. This CD set also includes excerpts from two other productions; one with Giuletta Simionato as Carmen, recorded in Palermo in 1959 (sung in Italian) and one with Simionato as Carmen and Di Stefano as Don José recorded in La Scala Milan in 1955 and conducted by Karajan
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( )

38 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 505 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
Duets & arias by Roberto Alagna( Recording )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il trittico by Giacomo Puccini( )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 485 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
La rondine by Giacomo Puccini( )

34 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 478 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
Casta diva by Angela Gheorghiu( )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

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

The #1 opera album( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in French and Italian and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi per due by Giuseppe Verdi( )

15 editions published in 1998 in 4 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

41 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live Dec. 1994, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extraordinary performance of Verdi's unforgettable Requiem features a dream cast: soprano Leontyne Price, equally acclaimed for her soaring phrasing and the nobility with which she sings the words, is joined by Plácido Domingo, one of the great Verdi tenors of his generation, distinguished mezzo-soprano Florence Quivar, and magnificent bass John Cheek. Under James Levine's inspired conducting, the Met Orchestra and Chorus deliver a thrilling account of this breathtaking score
Roméo et Juliette by Charles Gounod( Recording )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lyric Opera commentaries by Alfred Glasser, Director of Education, Emeritus; Lyric Opera of Chicago. Project of the Women's Board of Lyric Opera
Angela Gheorghiu live from Covent Garden by Angela Gheorghiu( )

6 editions published in 2002 in 4 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homage to Maria Callas by Angela Gheorghiu( )

10 editions published in 2011 in 5 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the legendary career of Maria Callas, Angela Gheorghiu performs a selection of French and Italian operatic masterpieces that are shared favorites of both divas
 
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Angela Gheorghiu Roemeens zanger

Angela Gheorghiu Romanian opera soprano

Angela Gheorghiu rumnische Opernsngerin

Angela Gheorghiu rumuńska śpiewaczka operowa, sopran

Angela Gheorghiu soprano rumena

Gheorgiu, Angela 1965-

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Анджэла Георгію

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אנג'לה גאורגיו

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