WorldCat Identities

Geoffrey Mitchell Choir

Overview
Works: 393 works in 1,082 publications in 2 languages and 23,016 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Music  Drama  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Stories, plots, etc  Interviews  Suites  Variations (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Conductor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
Enigma variations by Edward Elgar( )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Variations on an Original Theme: Enigma-Variations, op.36 / Pomp and Circumstance: Five Marches, op.39
Great operatic arias by Christine Brewer( )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The planets : op. 32 by Gustav Holst( )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief historical notes included in container insert. Performed by the London Symphony Orchestra with Geoffrey Simon conducting. Includes Holst's "The Planets" followed by a selection by Niccollo Paganini
The magic flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This abridged English-language version of Mozart's immortal opera, seen at the Met as the annual holiday presentation for families, is conducted by renowned Mozartian Jane Glover. Alek Shrader stars as Tamino, the young prince who finds himself on a quest to rescue and win the beautiful Pamina, sung by Heidi Stober. Nathan Gunn is Tamino's companion, the birdcatcher Papageno, and Eric Owens sings Sarastro, the man who holds Pamina captive--to protect her from her mother, the evil Queen of the Night, sung by Kathryn Lewek
Rosmonda d'Inghilterra by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thieving magpie by Gioacchino Rossini( )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wozzeck by Alban Berg( )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Levine, a longtime champion of this groundbreaking work, has conducted every Met performance of Wozzeck since 1974. He brings Berg's revolutionary score to dramatic life in this broadcast, leading an extraordinary cast headed by Christian Boesch and Hildegard Behrens. Boesch gives a heartbreaking performance as the poor, abused soldier of the title, and Behrens is stunning as his faithless and conflicted wife, Marie. Richard Cassilly sings the vain Drum Major who seduces her, and Ragnar Ulfung and Franz Mazura are the Captain and the Doctor, who mock and torture Wozzeck
The elixir of love by Gaetano Donizetti( )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Pasquale by Gaetano Donizetti( )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a wealthy old bachelor decides to take a pretty young wife, he is--this being opera--in for trouble. Especially when that wife is the enchanting Reri Grist. Fernando Corena sings the matrimonially inclined title hero, whose plan to disinherit his nephew--the suave, mesmerizing Alfredo Kraus--backfires with more than a little help from Tom Krause's Dr. Malatesta
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this eagerly-awaited complete opera recording from superstar Andrea Bocelli, the tenor assembles a fine cast to explore Verdi's most spectacular work: the award-winning American soprano Kristin Lewis takes the role of Aida, the brilliant Italian mezzo Veronica Simeoni as Amneri. Giorgio Giuseppini takes the role of Il Re (the Egyptian King), the powerful Ambrogio Maestri ("Italy's answer to Bryn Terfel") as Amonasro and Carlo Colombara, renowned Verdi bass, as Ramfis
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 269 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
Faust by Charles Gounod( )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scholar Faust is tempted into contract with the Devil in return for unlimited knowledge and worldly pleasures
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian, and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
The marriage of Figaro : [highlights] by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor. The two accompanying CDs contain the complete opera sung in Italian
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical excerpts drawn from Puccini's Turandot (London 414 274-2) with descriptive narration by Robert Lyall, to promote the upcoming production of the opera on October 21 & 22, 2005 by Opera Grand Rapids in De Vos Hall
A masked ball by Giuseppe Verdi( )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fidelio by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The well loved team of Waltraud Meier and Placido Domingo join conductor Daniel Barenboim in a complete recording of Beethoven's intense and dramatic opera
Der Rosenkavalier highlights by Richard Strauss( )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flying Dutchman by Richard Wagner( )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.40 (from 0.34 for The marria ... to 0.55 for Rosmonda d ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Altos from the Geoffrey Mitchell Choir.

Mitchell Choir.

Mitchell Choir London

Mitchell (Geoffrey) Choir

Languages