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Jacobs, René

Overview
Works: 941 works in 3,774 publications in 10 languages and 31,613 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Music  Live sound recordings  Nonfiction films  Filmed operas  Oratorios  Biography  Documentary films  Music videos 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Singer, Arranger, Author, msd, Director, Editor, Instrumentalist, Teacher , Vocalist, Interviewee, Other, wst, Contributor, Adapter, Musician, per, Narrator, Author of introduction
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about René Jacobs
 
Most widely held works by René Jacobs
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck( )

46 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odeon: 80756
Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

35 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handel's eleventh opera, and one of his most successful, Giulio Cesare tells the dramatic and intrigue-filled story of Julius Caesar and Cleopatra
Magnificat in D, BWV 243 ; Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis : cantata, BWV 21 by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le nozze di Figaro : K. 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

30 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the entire opera
In search of Mozart by Phil Grabsky( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary about Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart told through dramatic readings from his personal letters. Includes interviews with noted personalities and excerpts from numerous musical performances
Orontea by Antonio Cesti( Recording )

37 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in 5 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orontea: Dramma musicale in un prologo e tre atti. Libretto: Giacinto Andrea Cicognini
La clemenza di Tito : K. 621 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

25 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under James Levine's persuasive and loving leadership, this first-rate cast demonstrates Mozart's late opera crackles with passion and drama. The Roman emperor Tito (Kenneth Riegel) is besieged by death plots, a massive fire in Rome, and his best friend's betrayal. The young Roman patrician Sesto, sung by Tatiana Troyanos in one of her greatest performances, is besotted by the vengeful and manipulative Vitellia (Elizabeth Connell). An enchanting Gail Robinson is Servilia, Sesto's sister, who is desired by the emperor himself but in love with another man
Flavio by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

38 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a 47 piece box set "Baroque Opera" (39 sound discs + 3 videodiscs + 1 CD-ROM + 4 booklets) ; HMX2908658.99
Il Giasone by Pier Francesco Cavalli( Recording )

32 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giasone: Dramma musicale in un prologo e tre atti. Libretto: G.A.Cicognini
Croesus by Reinhard Keiser( Recording )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a 47 piece box set "Baroque Opera" (39 sound discs + 3 videodiscs + 1 CD-ROM + 4 booklets) ; HMX2908658.99. Previously released material recorded between 1984 and 2007
Griselda by Antonio Vivaldi( )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orpheus by Georg Philipp Telemann( Recording )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orpheus oder Die wunderbare Beständigkeit der Liebe: Musikalisches Drama nach der Tragédie lyrique von Michel du Boullay
Die Jahreszeiten = The seasons = Les saisons by Joseph Haydn( )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

VIENNA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. VIENNA SINGVEREIN. BOHM, Karl (conductor). JANOWITZ, Gundula (soprano). SCHRELA, Peter (tenor). TALVELA, Martti (bass)
Maddalena ai piedi di Cristo by Antonio Caldara( )

26 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

30 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performed at the 2006 Innsbruck Festival, Rene Jacobs leads a riveting production that is illustrated by the notion of Don Giovanni as a young rebel and taboo-breaker. Jacobs also tries to respect Mozart's original intentions as closely as possible
An ode on the death of Mr. Henry Purcell ; Songs from Amphion anglicus by John Blow( )

18 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saul by George Frideric Handel( )

25 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of David's experiences after returning from slaying Goliath
L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi( )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taped at La Monnaie in Brussels in May 1998, this production of Monteverdi's L'Orfeo has become an operatic classic in a few short years. Choreographer/director Trisha Brown, conductor René Jacobs, and designer Roland Aeschlimann have created an ideal fusion of words, action, sight, and sound, one that never lets the viewer down and manages to tell the story in an elegant, unusual, and ultimately intensely moving manner
Venus and Adonis by John Blow( )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Orfeo : favola in musica by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

25 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First seen at La Monnaie in Brussels in May 1998, this production of Monteverdi's L'Orfeo has become an operatic classic in a few short years. This is doubtless because it offers a total symbiosis of music, text and movement - described by the critic of the Daily Telegraph of London as being as close to the perfect dance opera as I have ever seen
 
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Alternative Names
Jacobs, R.

Jacobs, R. (René)

René Jacobs Belgian (Flemish) countertenor and conductor

René Jacobs Belgisch zanger

René Jacobs belgischer Dirigent und Countertenor

René Jacobs controtenore e direttore d'orchestra belga

René Jacobs śpiewak belgijski (kontratenor), dyrygent

Рене Якобс

Якобс, Рене

رينيه جاكوبس

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