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Rinaldi, Alberto 1939-

Overview
Works: 86 works in 358 publications in 3 languages and 4,101 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Fantasy films  Operas  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Television musicals 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Other
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alberto Rinaldi
La rondine by Giacomo Puccini( )

23 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 554 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
La rondine Morire? ; La [sic] villi : excerpts by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

3 editions published in 1997 in Italian and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pietro Mascagni's Cavalleria rusticana Pagliacci by Pietro Mascagni( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Italian and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cavalleria rusticana : Santuzza, pregnant by Turiddu, is distraught when she finds he has deserted her in favor of the attractive young Lola. A melodrama in one act
La gazza ladra by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

20 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A servant girl accused of stealing a silver spoon is brought to trial. Tragedy turns into comedy when it is discovered that the real thief is a magpie
Pagliacci : a film by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of the opera by Leoncavallo
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Recording )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Gianni Schicchi by Giacomo Puccini( )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booklet contains synopsis and libretto
Il matrimonio segreto ; melodramma giocoso in due atti. [The secret marriage ; comic opera in 2 acts by Domenico Cimarosa( Recording )

4 editions published in 1977 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La cambiale di matrimonio : comic opera in one act by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slook, a Canadian merchant, travels to London to marry Fanny, the daughter of a wealthy merchant. Fanny, however, loves Edoard Milfort, a penniless man from a penniless family
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in Italian and German and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
Cinderella by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in Italian and English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A filmed performance of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera's production of Rossini's La Cenerentola, a witty and vivacious adaptation of the Cinderella story. The opera, written in 24 days, was first performed in Rome in 1817. The story is the familiar fairy tale but with the fairy element left out. In place of the fairy godmother, we have Alidoro, a philosophic person and friend of the Prince, The glass slipper is replaced in the opera by a pair of bracelets. One of these bracelets is given to the Prince at the Ball and recognition of the other leads to the customary happy ending
Don Giovanni : highlights by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights from the original soundtrack of the Joseph Losey film
La gazza ladra by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

17 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Gazza ladra: Melodramma in due atti. Libretto: Giovanni Gherardini
Il matrimonio segreto by Domenico Cimarosa( Recording )

26 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geronimo, a wealthy citizen of Bologna, attemps to marry his daughter Elisetta to an English lord, Count Robinson. But the count prefers Geronimo's other daughter, Carolina, who is secretly married to Paolino, a young lawyer and business associate of Geronimo. Geronimo's sister Fidalma is herself in love with Paolino. Carolina and Paolino plan to elope. After a bedroom scene of mistaken identities, all ends happily with the Count agreeing to marry Elisetta
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in Italian and German and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete operas sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the librettos with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composers, biographies of the principal singers and conductors
Il signor Bruschino : comic opera in one act by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rossini's opera. Florville wants to marry Sofia, but her guardian has arranged for her to marry Bruschino. Florville learns that Bruschino is a prisoner due to bad debts. He masquerades as Bruschino, knowing that Sofia's guardian knows Bruschino's father, but not Bruschino himself. Things get complicated when Bruschino's father arrives, but true love triumphs in the end
La scala di seta comic opera in one act by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In defiance of her guardian, Dormont, Giulia has secretly married Dorvil
Don Pasquale Il campanello di notte by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

5 editions published in 2006 in Italian and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Ormindo by Pier Francesco Cavalli( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in Italian and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wakefield, tenor Peter-Christph Runge, baritone Isabel Garcisanz, soprano Hanneke Van Bork, soprano Jean Allister, contralto Hugues Cuenod, tenor Anne Howells, mezzo-soprano Jane Berbie, mezzo-soprano Federico Davia, bass Richard van Allan, bass London Philharmonic Orchestra Raymond Leppard, director
Il Signor Bruschino by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in Italian and German and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Signor Bruschino ossia Il Figlio per azzardo: Farsa giocosa in un'atto. Libretto: Giuseppe Foppa
 
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Italian (194)

German (12)

English (6)