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Jones, Della

Overview
Works: 569 works in 1,231 publications in 6 languages and 14,754 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Music  Film adaptations  Musical settings  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer, Other, per
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Della Jones
Candide by Leonard Bernstein ( Recording )
24 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Candide: Musical Comedy in Two Acts. Book: Lillian Hellman and Richard Wilbur
Gilbert & Sullivan's H.M.S. Pinafore, or The lass that loved a sailor by Arthur Sullivan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the quarterdeck of H.M.S. Pinafore, Captain Corcoran 's ship and his crew await the coming of Sir Joseph Porter, who is going to inspect Corcoran's ship and marry his daughter, Josephine. But Josephine is secretly in love with Ralph Rackstraw, a member of the crew. they attempt to elope but are apprehended. Through a strange twist revealed by Buttercup, the bumboat woman, all ends happily after all"--Container
Solomon by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julius Caesar by George Frideric Handel ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A studio performance of one of Handel's best known operas by the English National Opera. The Opera, a tale of love and power based on Shakespeare's play, was first performed in 1724 at the Haymarket Theatre in London using castrati singers in the heroes roles. This lavish production follows modern practice in using women in these parts, and in particular, Dame Janet Baker creates the virtuoso role of Julius Caesar
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and German and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dido and Aeneas: Opera in Three Acts, Z 626. Libretto: Nahum Tate
Gloriana by Benjamin Britten ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gloriana: Opera in Three Acts, op. 53. Libretto: William Plomer
Alcina by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in Italian and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Settings of poems by W.H. Auden by Della Jones ( )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Semele by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Semele: Weltliches Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 58. Text: William Congreve
L'incontro improvviso by Joseph Haydn ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'Incontro improvviso: Dramma giocoso per musica in tre atti, Hob.XXVIII:6. Libretto: Karl Friberth / Ah, tu non senti, amico: Recitativo ed aria / Tergi i vezzosi rai: Aria / Se tu mi sprezzi: Aria / Lavatevi presto: Terzetto
Maria Padilla by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flute and clarinet duet, orchestra accompaniment
La clemenza di Tito by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1995 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Agrippina by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Composed in 1709, Agrippina is an opera seria in three acts on a libretto by Cardinal Vincenzo Grimani. The opera tells the story of Agrippina, the mother of Nero, as she plots the downfall of the Roman Emperor Claudius and the installation of her son as emperor. Grimani's libretto, considered one of the best that Handel set, is full of topical political allusions. Some believe that it reflects the rivalry between Grimani and Pope Clement XI. Jacobs performs the work in its original version
Stabat Mater by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in Italian and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With James Levine's masterful conducting, Mozart's sublime score works its colorful magic in this upstairs/downstairs drama. Ruggero Raimondi (Figaro) and Kathleen Battle (Susannah) are the servants, caught up in the ongoing domestic drama of the Count and Countess (Thomas Allen and Carol Vaness). Only all is not what it seems, and the battle lines keep shifting in the most unexpected ways. Frederica von Stade is Cherubino, the young page body who's in love with love and who keeps complicating everyone's best laid plans at exactly the wrong times
L'assedio di Calais by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'Assedio di Calais: Dramma lirico in tre atti. Libretto: Salvatore Cammarano
Manuel de Falla's Spain by Manuel de Falla ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Candide by Leonard Bernstein ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leonard Bernstein's operetta, based on the classic Voltaire story. Voltaire's Candide begins in Westphalia, Germany, where Candide is tortured by noted philosopher Doctor Pangloss on the idea that "all is for the best...in this best of all worlds." Candide first accepts this philosophy, but as he experiences war, poverty, the maliciousness of man, and the hypocricy of the church, he begins to doubt Pangloss
Il crociato in Egitto by Giacomo Meyerbeer ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il Crociato in Egitto: Melodramma eroico in due atti. Libretto: Gaetano Rossi
 
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DELLA LOUISE GETHING JONES
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