WorldCat Identities

Hampe, Michael 1935-

Overview
Works: 158 works in 404 publications in 4 languages and 4,641 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Televised operas  Nonfiction television programs  Filmed operas  Nonfiction films  Music videos  Operas 
Roles: Director, Producer, Adapter, Arranger, Author, Performer, Set designer , dir, Conductor, Composer, Contributor, Singer, Honoree
Classifications: M1500.R86, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Michael Hampe
 
Most widely held works by Michael Hampe
Il barbiere di Siviglia komische oper in zwei Akten( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in Italian and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Count Almaviva, in love with Rosina, the ward of Dr. Bartolo, succeeds, with the help of the barber, Figaro, in defeating the doctor's attempts to separate them
Don Giovanni dramma giocoso in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in Italian and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Giovanni, the infamous womanizer, makes one conquest after another until the ghost of Donna Anna's father, the Commendatore, (whom Giovanni killed) makes his appearance. He offers Giovanni one last chance to repent for his multitudinious improprieties. He will not change his ways so, he is sucked down into hell by evil spirits
Così fan tutte dramma giocoso in due atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

19 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Daniela Dessì and Delores Ziegler lead the cast in Mozart's brilliant and witty opera as the two women whose faithfulness in the face of romantic love is ruthlessly tested in Da Ponte's comic tale. Mozart lavishes some of the finest music ever written on the unfolding story of the two sisters' chaotic and fickle love affairs with their two Italian army officers."--Container
Agrippina by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agrippina, Empress of Rome, whose position at the side of her husband is not enough, wants to elevate her son by her first marriage, Nero, to the throne, in order to be able to determine through him alone, the succession of power
Andrea Chénier by Umberto Giordano( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in Italian and French and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set before and during the French Revolution, Andrea Chénier is an idealistic poet, caught in the political violence, and Maddalena is the woman he loves
La gazza ladra The thieving magpie : opera semiseria in two acts by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 219 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
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic opera in 2 acts
Così fan tutte opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in Italian and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart's comedy of manners includes masquerades, mistaken identities, mock suicides and love won, lost, spurned, betrayed and won again
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg opera in three acts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in German and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home use only
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in Italian and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'incoronazione di Poppea was Monteverdi's last opera, writtenwhen he was 75, and first performed in Venice in 1642. The opera tells the amoral story of the Roman Emperor Nero's love affair with the scheming and seductive Poppea, with evil triumphing over good, while the allegorical figures from the Prologue - Fortune, Virtue and Love look on
The turn of the screw Die Drehung der Schraube : Oper in einem Prolog und zwei Akten( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1990 production of the English-language opera composed by Benjamin Britten, adapted from the classic Henry James story of a governess and ghosts. The opera was first performed in 1954
L'Italiana in Algeri dramma giocoso in due atti = Comic opera in two acts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Italian and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the center of this hugely ironic opera stands the character Isabella, who uses her womanly guile to entrance no fewer than three men. As the mood swings from comic to serious, Rossini gives her free rein to explore the many facets of her femininity. But this Italian girl in Algiers is at all times fully aware of the narrow path she treads between coquettish diversion and true love
Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in patria an opera in two acts( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in Italian and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a two act opera about Ulysses, King of Ithaca, who left his homeland twenty years ago to join the Greek army in taking revenge for the abduction of Helen and to destroy Troy. Now the time of his homecoming has arrived
Il Matrimonio segreto by Domenico Cimarosa( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The opera tells of the attempts of Geronimo, a wealthly citizen of Bologna, to marry off his daughter Elisetta to an English milord, Count Robinson. The latter prefers Geronimo's other daughter Carolina who is secretly married to Paolino, a young lawyer and business associate of Geronimo. Geronimo's sister Fidalma, who rules the household, is herself in love with Paolino. Carolina and Paolina plan an elopment, and after a bedroom scene of mistaken identites, all ends happily with the Count agreeing to marry Elisetta
La cenerentola by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in Italian and held by 143 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
Xerxes Serse : dramma per musica( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of Handel's opera, a complex love story set in Persia. The plot revolves around the competition between Serse, King of Persia, and his brother, Arsamene, over the love of Romilda. Although Serse is betrothed to the princess Amastre, he falls in love with Romilda and attempts to win her away from his brother. Romilda's sister, Atalanta, also in love with Arsamene, thickens the plot by purposely misleading the thwarted lovers in the hope of gaining Arsamene for herself
Don Giovanni dramma giocoso in zwei Akten( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Italian and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Don Giovanni centers around a young nobleman who is obsessed with amorous conquests and his encounters with Donna Anna, who seeks revenge for her father's murder
La scala di seta comic opera in one act( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in Italian and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In defiance of her guardian, Dormont, Giulia has secretly married Dorvil
Falstaff comic opera in 2 acts = opéra comique en deux actes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in Italian and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La cenerentola melodramma giocoso in two acts by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in Italian and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Andrea Chénier
Alternative Names
Hampe, Michal

Michael Hampe deutscher Intendant und Opernregisseur

Languages
Italian (110)

German (12)

English (5)

French (1)

Covers
Andrea ChénierCosì fan tutte opera in two actsIl Ritorno d'Ulisse in patria an opera in two acts