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New Philharmonia Orchestra

Overview
Works: 17 works in 25 publications in 7 languages and 29 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Art music  Incidental music  Monologues (Music)  Requiems  Excerpts  Marches (Music) 
Roles: Musician
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by New Philharmonia Orchestra
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

3 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in Italian and German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
Finlandia : op. 26, no. 7 ; Der Schwan von Tuonela : op. 22, no. 2 = The swan of Tuonela ; Valse triste : op. 44 ; Tapiola : op. 112 by Jean Sibelius( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This record contains selections by Greig, Sibelius and Alfven performed by the Philadelphi orchestra
A midsummer night's dream : op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'été by William Shakespeare( Recording )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner( Recording )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opera about the captain of an infamous Dutch ghost ship who can be freed only by a woman who consents to marry him
Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

2 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's opera about a pair of doomed lovers
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This performance features the legendary African-American contralto Marian Anderson in her history-making Met debut role of Ulrica, the fortune-teller. At first her predictions are all good news. But who would believe the best friend of the king would actually murder him? Absurd. That's what the king (Jan Peerce) thinks. But he loves Amelia (Zinka Milanov), the wife of his friend Renato (Robert Merrill). And when Renato discovers them together, he joins the plot against the king. This is Verdian passion at its best
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Macbeth and Banquo encounter three prophesying witches on their journey home from battle. Macbeth's ambitions are kindled by the witches' prediction that he will someday be king. In an effort to hasten the prophecy, he and Lady Macbeth plot the murders of those in the way. Under the strain of the heinous crimes, Lady Macbeth dies and Macbeth edges toward insanity. In the tragic climax, Macbeth is killed in a duel and Malcolm becomes king
Lohengrin by Richard Wagner( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This broadcast of Wagner's most romantic opera stars René Kollo as the knight of the Holy Grail who arrives in a boat pulled by a swan to defend the innocent Elsa, played by Pilar Lorengar. Mignon Dunn is the dark and malevolent Ortrud who poisons the couple's happiness, with some help from her husband, Telramund (Donald McIntyre). James Levine leads the Met orchestra, bringing out the shimmer and the thunder of the score, along with every shade of expression in between
Aida opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( )

1 edition published in 2001 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss( Recording )

in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Karl Bohm's only studio version of the work was recorded in 1958. When Deutsche Grammophon originally planned to record the work, there were already two rival versions on the market: the Decca recording under Erich Kleiber and EMI's version under Herbert von Karajan. Karajan's recording was made in December 1956 and should have included Irmgard Seefried as Octavian and Rita Streich as Sophie, but in both cases cast changes became necessary: Seefried was replaced by the young Christa Ludwig, and pregnancy forced Rita Streich to withdraw. As a result, Deutsche Grammophon was able to use both these singers for its own recording exactly two years later. It boasts a wonderful cast, with the full-throated Marianne Schech as the Marschallin, Irmgard Seefried bringing a range of colour to the 'trouser' role of Octavian, Rita Streich light and exquisite as Sophie, and a rounded, lyrical portrait of Faninal from Fischer-Dieskau. The recording also reunited Bohm with his 'old' orchestra, the Dresden Staatskapelle, an orchestra often referred to as the Zauberharfe or Magic Harp for the fluent and airborne quality of its sound
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Ouvertures by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Eliza ou Le Voyage aux glaciers du Mont St.Bernard: Ouverture / Médée: Ouverture / L'Hôtellerie portugaise: Ouverture / Les deux Journées ou Le Porteur d'eau: Ouverture / Anacréon ou l'Amour fugitif: Ouverture / Faniska: Ouverture / Les Abencérages ou L'Etendard de Grenade: Ouverture / Ouverture de concert
Ein deutsches requiem by Johannes Brahms( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in German and Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ouvertures by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in Dutch and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in Latin and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stephen Layton conducts the Choir of Trinity College's performance of Herbert Howell's ode to the transience of life
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Wagner's revolutionary score changed the world of music with its radical portrayal of an all-consuming passion that can only be fulfilled in death. The legendary Birgit Nilsson sings Isolde, one of her greatest roles, in her second Met season. Karl Liebl is Tristan, the man she loves--and the best friend of the man she is forced to marry. Jerome Hines is the sorrowful King Marke and Irene Dalis sings Isolde's stalwart companion, Brangäne
 
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