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Wenkel, Ortrun

Overview
Works: 305 works in 837 publications in 8 languages and 6,175 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Television adaptations  Televised operas  Filmed operas  Operas  Televised performances  Nonfiction television programs  Librettos 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Other, Vocalist, Musician
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Ortrun Wenkel
 
Most widely held works by Ortrun Wenkel
Kantaten by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

31 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daphne by Richard Strauss( Recording )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classical tragedy tells of the eponymous heroine, a sunlight-worshipping virgin who has no interest in earthbound romantic relationships. Unable to return her childhood-friend Leukippos's affections, and unwilling to don a special dress for the Dionysian festival, Daphne soon encounters a mysterious stranger, in the guise of a herdsman, who makes an unsuccessful attempt to wheedle her into romance. He ultimately reveals himself as Apollo, the god of the sun, and enters a violent rivalry with Leukippos for Daphne's affections that ends tragically for all
Serse by George Frideric Handel( )

19 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serse: Dramma per musica in tre atti, HWV 40. Libretto: Niccolò Minato e Silvio Stampiglia
Symphonies nos. 3 & 4 by Gustav Mahler( )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in German and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Jakobsleiter (Fragment) ; Chamber symphony : no. 1, op. 9 ; Begleitmusik zu einer Lichtspielszene : op. 34 by Arnold Schoenberg( Recording )

12 editions published between 1978 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 15 From Jewish folk poetry by Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich( Recording )

14 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott, BWV 80 Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren, BWV 137 ; Ach wie flüchtig, ach wie nichtig, BWV 26 by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

2 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 15 by Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich( Recording )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinfonie Nr.15 A-Dur, op.141 / Oktober: Sinfonische Dichtung, op.131 / Ouvertüre über russische und kirgisische Volksthemen, op.115
Symphony no. 14 6 poems of Marina Tsvetaeva by Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich( Recording )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xerxes by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siegfried by Richard Wagner( Recording )

42 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The meeting of Siegfried with the dragon and with Brünnhilde
Siegfried by Richard Wagner( Visual )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""The central part of the Ring tetralogy is precisely this: a hero has been created who would actually have had all the attributes of freedom, but nobody remembered to tell him..." (Patrice Chéreau). "One can only marvel at how enthrallingly Chéreau has made visible every ramification of this malignant idyll and bitter comedy. In its faithful service to this fabulously polished staging Brian Large's video direction is a model" (Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung)."--Conteneur
Requiem d-Moll, KV 626 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

18 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( Recording )

41 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soloists: Wiener Philharmoniker Georg Solti, con
Stabat mater op. 58 by Antonín Dvořák( Recording )

32 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner( Recording )

32 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The loss of the Rheingold and the Delivery of the goddess Freia to Fasott
Der Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in German and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crucible set for the Gods is heated when the forge begins to form the powerful ring in the underworld of Nibelheim. Wotan bargains with the Giants to build the glory of Valhalla and risks the Gods immortality. To appease the Giants and ensure eternal youth, Wotan steals the Rhinegold and the ring from the evil dwarf, Alberich and gives it to the Giants. In fury, Alberich bitterly spits forth the ring's unforgiving curse
Symphonie Nr. 3, d-Moll = Symphony no. 3 in D minor by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

13 editions published between 1908 and 2011 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After successful releases of Mahler's Symphonies 1 & 4, this third volume is the culmination of the live recording series. Manfred Honeck, one of the best Mahler interpreters of our time, was born in Austria and cultivated his music basics in Vienna. With enthusiastic, dedicated support from the orchestra's musicians, he successfully presents this extraordinary symphony, leaving no one in the audience untouched
The bassarids (Die Bassariden) by Hans Werner Henze( Recording )

3 editions published in 1991 in Undetermined and English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Ortrun Wenkel deutsche Opernsängerin (Alt)

Ortrun Wenkel Duits operazangeres

Ortrun Wenkel German operatic contralto

Languages
German (190)

Latin (42)

Italian (18)

Russian (10)

English (9)

Spanish (1)

French (1)

Yiddish (1)