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Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra

Overview
Works: 108 works in 212 publications in 6 languages and 2,399 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Requiems  Filmed operas  Operas  Love stories  Music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Dancer, orc
Classifications: M1500.P83, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra Publications about Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra
Publications by Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra Publications by Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra
Most widely held works by Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Puccini's opera directed by Baz Luhrmann of Moulin Rouge and Strictly Ballroom fame. DVD
Julius Caesar by George Frideric Handel ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in Italian and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A production of Handel's opera recorded live at the world famous Sydney Opera House
Coppélia by Léo Delibes ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Dr. Coppelius, a toy maker and magician, who attempts to bring life to his beautiful doll, Coppelia
Rusalka by Antonín Dvořák ( )
2 editions published in 2008 in Czech and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Patience, or, Bunthorne's bride by Arthur Sullivan ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A satire on the late 19th century's obsession with beauty and emotion. Twenty lovesick maidens abandon their fiancés to moon over two poets. The poets, however, are distracted by the good natured and sensible milkmaid, Patience
Madama Butterfly opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in Italian and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An American lieutenant marries a beautiful young geisha, to the dismay of her family. Shortly after the wedding the lieutenant departs for America, and his wife bears him a child, alone. Three years later she excitedly awaits his return, only to find to her shock and despair, that he is returning with an American wife."--Container
Lindy by Moya Henderson ( )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hansel & Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and German and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A surreal and irreverent interpretation of the story of Hansel and Gretel
The classic 100 opera concert the gala concert presented by Opera Australia and ABC Classic FM ( )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi ( )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musikdvd-video hvor Mozarts Requiem opføres som en integreret del af liturgien til den katolske dødsmesse
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini ( )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
The love for three oranges by Sergey Prokofiev ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mikado by W. S Gilbert ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The parody of British Victorian life, spiced with the usual topical allusions to English customs and institutions, set in a Japanese Never-Never Land
Mozart the Australian Opera bicentennial celebration by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in Italian and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lakmé opera in three acts by Léo Delibes ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Indian priestess falls tragically in love with a British officer
Patience, or Bunthorne's bride by Arthur Sullivan ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Set in the early 20th century, the aesthetic poet Bunthorne sings his love for Patience, the village milkmaid. Meanwhile he has captured the heart of every other lady in the village. Upon the arrival of the idyllic poet Grosvenor, all hell breaks loose when he proposes to Patience."--Container
Die Fledermaus The bat by Johann Strauss ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The dizzyingly silly story of Eisenstein who would rather party than go to jail; his wife Rosalinde who is keen to teach him a lesson; and their pert maid Adele, whose eye for the main chance is unwavering. Then there are the high society types who move with ease between ballroom and prison cell."--Container
Swan lake ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the master storyteller Graeme Murphy's hands, the world's favourite ballet becomes a witty, dramatic and ultimately devastating story of love and betrayal."--Container
The essential Joan Sutherland highlights from her greatest roles by Joan Sutherland ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sampling of staged and concert performances of operatic excerpts by Dame Joan Sutherland
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in Italian and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This opera combines comedy and tragedy to produce the story of Don Giovanni. The central character of Giovanni is the anti-hero, a brilliant, irresponsible villain, an amourous libertine who receives his comeupances by refusing to repent
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
AOBA
AOBO
Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra
Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra Sydney
Languages
Italian (33)
English (27)
French (2)
Czech (2)
German (1)
Latin (1)
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