Verdi, Giuseppe 1813-1901
Most widely held works about Giuseppe Verdi
Most widely held works by Giuseppe Verdi
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
3,103 editions published between 1850 and 2011 in 20 languages and held by 3,905 libraries worldwide
The story of a beautiful courtesan dying of consumption and her love for a poor nobleman.
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
2,718 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 23 languages and held by 3,766 libraries worldwide
Verdi's opera set in ancient Egypt, and originally written to commemorate the opening of the Suez Canal, tells the story of the love between the Ethiopian slave girl, Aida, and the Egyptian soldier, Radames, and of the jealousy of Amneris, the daughter of the Egyptian king.
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
2,657 editions published between 1847 and 2011 in 17 languages and held by 3,394 libraries worldwide
Rigoletto, the court jester, plans revenge against his daughter's seducer, the Duke.
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
1,688 editions published between 1324 and 2010 in 17 languages and held by 3,058 libraries worldwide
The Met's production of Verdi's Otello from 1995, with Placido Domingo in one of his greatest roles opposite the stunning Renee Fleming in her first breakaway Met success.
Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
1,505 editions published between 1874 and 4864 in 16 languages and held by 2,560 libraries worldwide
Giuseppe Verdi's Messa da Requiem is one of the grandest choral masterpieces of the Romantic Era.
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
2,424 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 15 languages and held by 2,487 libraries worldwide
The plot revolves around its two female characters. Acuzena is the daughter of a gypsy who, fifteen years before, was burned as a witch for cursing the young son of a nobleman. In revenge, Acuzena abducted the son to throw into the embers of the same fire, but, in her distress, threw in her own son. She has brought up the other child as her own. Leonora (Sutherland) is a lady-in-waiting at court who is loved by two men, the Count di Luna, who is the older son of the nobleman who had Acuzena's mother burned, and Manrico, the troubadour, and leader of the rebel forces engaged in civil war against the count. Tragedy results when the four come together.
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
1,506 editions published between 1837 and 2011 in 16 languages and held by 2,301 libraries worldwide
Luciano Pavarotti in his first Met Ballo heads an illustrious cast in the revolutionary production of Verdi's opera. His portrayal of the ill-fated Riccardo is 'peerless Pavarotti.' Also stars Aprile Millo.
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
1,231 editions published between 1803 and 2011 in 13 languages and held by 2,210 libraries worldwide
A performance of the opera by Verdi, based on a character of William Shakespeare's.
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
1,279 editions published between 1865 and 2011 in 16 languages and held by 1,887 libraries worldwide
The film of this live performance at La Scala dates from December 1992. The sumptuous production, direced by Franco Zeffirelli, features an all-star cast including Luciano Pavarotti, Samule Ramey, Paolo Coni, Daniela Dessi, conducted by Riccardo Muti.
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
1,407 editions published between 1000 and 2011 in 12 languages and held by 1,835 libraries worldwide
The story of two lovers who are separated, then pursued by her brother who is convinced that they are responsible for her father's death. The story is based on the premise that fate is inexorable, that there is no free choice.
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
990 editions published between 1847 and 2010 in 13 languages and held by 1,647 libraries worldwide
"Carlos Álvarez takes the title role in the first of Verdi's Shakespearean operas, with Maria Guleghina as the manipulative wife whose desire to gain the Scottish throne drives her husband to murder and leaves both with blood on their hands."--Container.
Simon Boccanegra by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
722 editions published between 1850 and 2010 in 12 languages and held by 1,443 libraries worldwide
Simon Boccanegra, Doge of Genoa, is one of Verdi's most profound characters, a complex man ruled by love of family and devotion to country. The compelling, richly colored music of Simon Boccanegra vividly embodies the tangled personal passions and political rivalries of Renaissance Italy.
Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
960 editions published between 1842 and 2011 in 14 languages and held by 1,395 libraries worldwide
A lyric drama in four parts.
Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
908 editions published between 1622 and 2010 in 15 languages and held by 1,315 libraries worldwide
Ernani, the dashing outlaw, wins the hand of Elvira over two other suiters.
Luisa Miller by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
534 editions published between 1849 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 1,223 libraries worldwide
Based on Schiller's Kabale und Lebe (Intrigue and Love). Revolves around the loves of the heroine of the title and Rodolfo, son of Count Walter, and the machination of the Count's steward Wum, who wants Luisa for himself.
Quattro pezzi sacri by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
329 editions published between 1847 and 2009 in 11 languages and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
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I vespri siciliani by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
617 editions published between 1850 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 966 libraries worldwide
Ill-fated love story set in Sicily during the French occupation of 1282.
Attila by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
391 editions published between 1845 and 2010 in 11 languages and held by 861 libraries worldwide
The barbarian chief attacks the forces of the Emperor Valentinian and marches on Rome.
I Lombardi by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
376 editions published between 1800 and 2009 in 11 languages and held by 782 libraries worldwide
The opera is set at the time of the first Crusade. It tells of the rivalry of two brothers, Arvino and Pagano, for the love of Viclinda. In an attempt to kill his brother, Pagano kills his father in error, and is exiled as a hermit to the Holy Land. He returns and reveals his identity to Arvino, and dies forgiven in his brother's arms.
String quartet in E minor by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
163 editions published between 1870 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 639 libraries worldwide
Aïda (Verdi, Giuseppe) Ave Maria (Music) Ballo in maschera (Verdi, Giuseppe) Bibliography Biography Boito, Arrigo,--1842-1918 Carlos,--Prince of Asturias,--1545-1568 Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts), Unaccompanied Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestra Composers Criticism, interpretation, etc. Drama Falstaff, John, Sir (Fictitious character) Feature films Fiction History Italy Juvenile works Librettists Live sound recordings Macbeth,--King of Scotland,--11th cent Music Musical settings Music--Computer network resources Music--Instruction and study Nebuchadnezzar--II,--King of Babylonia,--d. 562 B.C Opera Operas Operas (Verdi, Giuseppe) Operas--Excerpts Operas--Excerpts, Arranged Operas--Librettos Operas--Scores Operas--Vocal scores with piano Otello (Verdi, Giuseppe) Othello (Fictitious character) Overtures Performances Records and correspondence Requiems Requiems--Scores Requiems--Vocal scores with piano Rigoletto (Verdi, Giuseppe) Sicilian Vespers (Italy : 1282) Songs (High voice) with orchestra Songs (High voice) with piano Stabat Mater dolorosa (Music) Te Deum laudamus (Music) Traviata (Verdi, Giuseppe) Verdi, Giuseppe,--1813-1901
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