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Verdi, Giuseppe 1813-1901

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Most widely held works by Giuseppe Verdi
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

755 editions published between 1930 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 7,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

607 editions published between 1324 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 6,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story: Act I. The action unfolds on Cyprus, under Venetian rule in the 16th century. The scene is outside the castle, residence of Otello, governor of the island, facing the port. It is night. A furious storm churns the sea, and a crowd of Venetian citizens and soldiers helplessly watch while the ship of the Moor Otello desperately tries to make it into port. Only Iago, one of Otello's men, does not participate in the general apprehension for the safety of his leader: he hates Otello, because Otello has promoted Cassio captain instead of him; he meditates revenge. The crowd is jubilant as Otello finally lands safely and announces that the Turkish fleet has been defeated. When the Moor enters the castle, the fireworks start and all drink to his victory. In the midst of the rejoicing, Iago starts to weave the scheme that will lead to his commander's downfall: he treacherously insinuates to Roderigo, who had revealed to Iago his love for Otello's wife, Desdemona, that Captain Cassio also feels the same affection for the woman. Then Iago gets Cassio drunk, and incites a fight between the two men, but the dangerous duel that starts between them is stopped by Montano. However, the peacemaker is wounded by Cassio. Iago sounds the alarm, swelling the episode out of proportion until the crowd is in tumult. Called back by the shouts and noise, Otello, falsely informed by Iago, punishes Cassio and demotes him. This is a first victory for Iago, who exults
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

591 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 6,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's last work is his only major comedy and one of his crowning glories. Judith Raskin and Luigi Alva are the enchanting Fenton and Nannetta who want to be married even though her father, Ford (Frank Guarrera), objects. Ford's wife Alice (Phyllis Curtin) is being wooed by Falstaff (Ezio Flagello) who is also interested in Meg Page (Mildred Miller). Fortunately Dame Quickly (Fedora Barbieri) is a match for Falstaff and teaches him a lesson
Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

522 editions published between 1903 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 4,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the world's greatest maestros, Daniel Barenboim, leads a dream line-up of soloists in a magnificent performance of Verdi's Requiem. Among the performers are Jonas Kaufmann, Anja Harteros, Elina Garanca, and Rene Pape
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

393 editions published between 1904 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 4,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary Dimitri Mitropoulous conducts the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra in a 1955 performance of Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera that sees Marian Anderson reprise her history making role of Ulrica
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

529 editions published between 1000 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 4,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zinka Milanov, soprano ; Giuseppe di Stefano, tenor ; Leonard Warren, Bariton
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

464 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,252 WorldCat member libraries 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
La Traviata : opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi( )

530 editions published between 1849 and 2010 in 12 languages and held by 4,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of printed and published parts (some photocopies) with annotations by Richard Divall. Includes some fragments
Rigoletto : opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( )

421 editions published between 1850 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 4,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of printed and published parts (some photocopied) with annotations by Richard Divall
Aïda : opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( )

544 editions published between 1819 and 2008 in 12 languages and held by 3,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of printed and published orchestral parts (some photocopies) with annotations by Richard Divall
Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

477 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extraordinary performance of Verdi's unforgettable Requiem features a dream cast: soprano Leontyne Price, equally acclaimed for her soaring phrasing and the nobility with which she sings the words, is joined by Plácido Domingo, one of the great Verdi tenors of his generation, distinguished mezzo-soprano Florence Quivar, and magnificent bass John Cheek. Under James Levine's inspired conducting, the Met Orchestra and Chorus deliver a thrilling account of this breathtaking score
Ernani [opera in four acts] by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

246 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary maestro Thomas Schippers conducts the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and chorus in a December 1962 performance of Verdi's Ernani, which features a truly bravura performance by Carlo Bergonzi
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

336 editions published between 1933 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Verdi's most intriguing masterpieces, this March 1964 performance of Verdi's Don Carlo captures the opera's unique and tragic grandeur
Otello : in full score by Giuseppe Verdi( )

272 editions published between 1864 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composer's penultimate opera displays a mastery of orchestration, harmony and vocal writing that ranks it as an undisputed masterpiece of the form. Reproduced from the authoritative Ricordi edition, this modestly priced volume makes the complete work available to opera lovers everywhere. New English translation of Italian frontmatter
Un ballo in maschera : opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Book )

411 editions published between 1837 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John F. Kennedy Center for the Peforming Arts, Roger L. Stevens, chairman, Martin Feinstein, executive director, The Kennedy Center presents New York City Opera, director: Julius Rudel, managing director: John S. White, "Un Ballo in Maschera," music by Giuseppe Verdi, libretto by Antonio Somma (freely adapted from Scribe's "Gustav ou Le Bal Masque"), conducted by Imre Pallo, directed by David Hicks, assistant to Mr. Hicks: Philippe de Bros, sets designed by Eoin Sprott, costumes designed by Jose Varona, lighting by Hans Sondheimer, chorus master: George Branson Gray
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( Book )

365 editions published between 1853 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le livret de l'opéra est précédé de quatre textes sur le contexte, la génèse, la mise en scène, et le créateur de l'oeuvre (p. 9-30). [SDM]
Verdi's Aïda by Giuseppe Verdi( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive guide to Verdi's Aïda, featuring insightful and in depth commentary and analysis, a complete, newly translated libretto with ItalianEnglish side-by side, and over 30 music highlight examples
Verdi's Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Book )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newly translated Libretto featuring foreign language/English side-by-side, and music examples interspersed throughout the text
Verdi, the man in his letters by Giuseppe Verdi( Book )

11 editions published between 1942 and 1973 in English and French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi : a documentary study by William Weaver( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi was an Italian Romantic composer primarily known for his operas
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Aïda : opera in four acts
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Cüzeppe Verdi

Džiuzepė Verdi

Džiuzepė Verdis

Džuzepe Verdi

Fortunino Francesco Verdi G. 1813-1901

Giusep Verdi

Giuseppe Verdi compositeur italien

Giuseppe Verdi compositor italiano

Giuseppe Verdi compositor italianu

Giuseppe Verdi Italiaans componist

Giuseppe Verdi Italian composer

Giuseppe Verdi Italiano a komposer

Giuseppe Verdi italienischer Komponist der Romantik

Giuseppe Verdi italiensk komponist

Giuseppe Verdi kompozytor włoski

Giuseppe Verdi olasz zeneszerző

Giuseppi Verdi

Iosephus Verdi


Verdi 1813-1901

Verdi, D.

Verdi, D., 1813-1901

Verdi, Dž.

Verdi, Dzh., 1813-1901

Verdi, Dzhuzepe 1813-1901

Verdi, Džiuzeppe 1813-1901

Verdi, Džuzepe 1813-1901

Verdi Džuzeppe

Verdi, Džuzeppe 1813-1901

Verdi, Fortunato Giuseppe Francesco 1813-1901

Verdi, Fortunino Giuseppe Francesco 1813-1901

Verdi, Fortunio Giuseppe Francesco

Verdi, Fortunio Giuseppe Francesco 1813-1901

Verdi, G.

Verdi G. 1813-1901

Verdi, G. F. Francesco 1813-1901

Verdi, G. (Giuseppe), 1813-1901

Verdi, Giuseppe

Verdi, Giuseppe 1813-1901

Verdi, Giuseppe Fortun. Francesco 1813-1901

Verdi, Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco

Verdi, Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco 1813-1901

Verdi, Giuseppo, 1813-1901

Verdi, Guiseppe 1813-1901

Verdi, J.

Verdi J. 1813-1901

Verdi, Jakab, 1813-1901

Verdi, Jos. 1813-1901

Verdi, José, 1813-1901

Verdi, Josef 1813-1901

Verdi, Joseph.

Verdi, Joseph 1813-1901

Verdi, Josip

Verdi, Józef.

Verdi, József, 1813-1901

Verdi Juzeppe

Verdis, Dž., 1813-1901

Verdy, Giuseppe 1813-1901

Verudi, G., 1813-1901

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Wei’erdi, 1813-1901

Wei'erdi, 1813-1901

Τζουζέπε Βέρντι

Верди Д. 1813-1901

Верди, Джузеппе

Верди, Джузеппе, 1813-1901

Верди Ж. 1813-1901

Верди Жузеппе

Верди И. 1813-1901

Джузепе Верди

Джузеппе Верди Итальянский композитор

Джузеппе Верді

Джузэпэ Вердзі італьянскі кампазітар

Джузэпэ Вэрдзі

Дьузеппе Верди

Жузеппе Верди

Фортунито Франческо Верди Д. 1813-1901

Ђузепе Верди

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ג'וזפה ורדי

דזשוסעפע ווערדי

ווערדי, ג'וזפה, 1813-1901

ורדי, ג'וספה פורטונינו פראנצ'סקו

ליאונקובלו, ר.

רדדי, ג.

جوزف وردی

جوزيبي فيردي

جوزيبيه فيردى

جوزپه وردی

جوزپے وردی

جوسيبي فيردي، 1813-1901

جوسێپێی ڤێردی

فيردي، جوزيبي، 1813-1901

فيردي، جيوسبي، 1813-1901

ڤيردي، جيوسپي، ‪1813-1901‬

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ਜੂਜੈਪੇ ਵੇਅਰਦੀ

ஜூசெப்பே வேர்டி

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베르디 1813-1901

베르디, 주세페 1813-1901

베르디, 주세페 포르투니노 프란체스코 1813-1901

뻬르디, 주세뻬 1813-1901

주세페 베르디

페르디, 주세페 포르투니노 프란체스코 1813-1901


ヴェルディ 1813-1901

ヴェルディ, ジュセッペ

ヴェルディ, ジュゼッペ・フォルトゥニーノ・フランチェスコ



威尓第, 朱塞佩



FalstaffRequiemLa Traviata : opera in three actsRigoletto : opera in four actsAïda : opera in four actsOtello : in full scoreUn ballo in maschera : opera in three actsIl trovatore