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Rinaldi, Alberto 1939-

Works: 86 works in 358 publications in 3 languages and 4,101 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  Motion picture music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Musical settings  Film adaptations  Musical films  Classical music radio programs 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Other
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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 577 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 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Recording )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 318 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 306 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

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
Don Giovanni : highlights by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 125 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
Don Pasquale Il campanello di notte by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

5 editions published between 2005 and 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
Cavalleria rusticana ; Pagliacci by Pietro Mascagni( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pagliacci : A traveling troupe of entertainers, Canio, his wife Nedda, Peppe and Tonio, arrive in the village for an evening performance. Nedda and her lover, Silvio, a young lad from the village, plan to leave together that night. Tonio overhears the plot and tells Canio
Il Signor Bruschino( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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