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Abbado, Claudio

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Most widely held works by Claudio Abbado
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

85 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Innehåller cd-rom-spår med libretto (italienska/engelska/tyska/franska)
Wozzeck opera in three acts and fifteen scenes by Alban Berg( Visual )

62 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story encompasses the gruesome detail, horror, passion, and torment that characterized works of the German Expressionist movement. Wozzeck is an impoverished soldier driven insane by his manipulative superiors and his mistress' infidelity. In a jealous rage, he stabs her, then drowns when he tries to wash the blood from his hands
Simon Boccanegra by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

64 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public acclaim and private tragedy are inextricably linked in the story of Simon Boccanegra, sung in this broadcast by the great Thomas Hampson. On the day he is acclaimed Doge of Genoa, his beloved Maria dies, and their infant daughter disappears. Years later, father and daughter (Angela Gheorghiu) are reunited, but the man she loves (Marcello Giordani) is Boccanegra's sworn enemy. Throughout this heartbreaking tale of love, fate, and politics, Verdi's magnificent score conveys the deep love and compassion he has for his main characters
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

80 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in 8 languages and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melodrama in 4 acten
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

75 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Verdi's opera in which the love of the enslaved Ethiopian princess for an Egyptian general brings tragedy to all involved
Wozzeck by Alban Berg( Recording )

37 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wozzeck: Oper in drei Akten nach dem Drama Woyzeck von Georg Büchner, op.7
Il viaggio a Reims by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

54 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Viaggio a Reims: Dramma giocoso in un'atto. Libretto: Luigi Balocchi
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Recording )

88 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen: Opéra comique en quatre actes. Livret: Henri Meilhac et Ludovic Halévy
La Cenerentola by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

74 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rossini's enchanting retelling of the Cinderella story features Jennifer Larmore as Angelina, the good and modest girl at the mercy of her nasty stepsisters. Her charms capture the heart of her Prince Charming, the handsome Don Ramiro (Raúl Giménez)--who is disguised as his own valet, Dandini (Alessandro Corbelli). Heartbreak and comic confusion ensue before the lovers are finally united. Simone Alaimo sings Angelina's bumbling stepfather Don Magnifico and John Relyea is the suave and wizardly philosopher Alidoro
Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

46 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in 7 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messa da Requiem per soli, coro e orchestra
"Lulu"-Suite ; Three pieces for orchestra, op. 6 ; Five orchestral songs, op. 4 by Alban Berg( Recording )

31 editions published between 1971 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lohengrin by Richard Wagner( Visual )

56 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power and radiance of the Lohengrin score express Wagner's deeply held belief that love is essentially mystical. The frail and lovely Elsa of Brabant is accused of murdering her own brother, but God sends a mysterious knight, Lohengrin, to defend her honor
Klavierkonzerte Piano concertos, Nr. 21, KV 467 & Nr. 24, KV 491 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

57 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded March, 1980, Kingsway Hall, London
Double concerto : op. 102 ; Piano quartet no. 3, op. 60 by Johannes Brahms( Recording )

6 editions published in 1988 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pelléas et Mélisande by Claude Debussy( Recording )

21 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star conductor Simon Rattle leads a superb cast in this mesmerizing performance of Debussy's rarely staged opera. Stéphane Degout and Magdalena Kožená are the tragic title couple--lovers caught in a web of passion as strong as it is forbidden. Gerald Finley delivers a remarkable portrayal of Golaud, Mélisande's husband and Pelléas's half-brother, and Felicity Palmer is their mother, Geneviève. Willard White brings dramatic and vocal intensity to the brief but crucial role of the blind old king Arkel
Konzert für Klavier und Orchester No. 1 op. 23 by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Recording )

12 editions published between 1971 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contents: Piano concerto no. 1 (Tchaikovsky), Piano concerto no. 5 (Beethoven)
L'Italiana in Algeri by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

27 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Levine on the podium brings an ideal blend of sparkle and lyricism to Rossini's enchanting comedy. Olga Borodina is Isabella, the Italian girl who ends up in Algiers as she searches for her lost lover, Lindoro, sung by the sensational Juan Diego Flórez. Ferruccio Furlanetto is Mustafà, the Bey of Algiers, who keeps Lindoro prisoner and decides to make Isabella his own wife--even though he is already married to Elvira (Lyubov Petrova). Earle Patriarco is Taddeo and Mariusz Kwiecien sings the pirate captain Haly
Sempre libera by Anna Netrebko( Recording )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

35 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlos: Grand opéra en cinq actes. Livret: Joseph Méry et Camille du Locle
The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

55 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The opera is based on Beaumarchais' comedy Le Barbier de Seville. The action occupies a single day, is set in Seville in the eighteenth century, and revolves around the devious efforts of the young Count Almaviva, aided by Figaro, the barber of Seville, to woo and marry Rosina, the ward of old Dr. Bartolo, who intends to wed the girl himself to acquire her dowry. After a hilarious series of machinations the yojng couple succeed in marrying against Bartolo's wishes
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Wozzeck opera in three acts and fifteen scenes
Alternative Names
Abado, Klaudio 1933-

Abbado, Klaudio.

Abbado, Klaudio 1933-

Abbado, Klaudio 1933-2014

Abbado Klawdïo

Claudio Abbado chef d'orchestre italien

Claudio Abbado direttore d'orchestra italiano

Claudio Abbado Italiaans politicus

Claudio Abbado Italian conductor

Claudio Abbado italienischer Dirigent

Claudio Abbado Italiensk dirigent

Claudio Abbado olasz karmester, zongoraművész

Claudio Abbado włoski dyrygent

Claudiu Abbadu

Claudius Abbado

Klaudio Abado

Κλαούντιο Αμπάντο

Аббадо Клаудио

Клаўдзіа Абада

Клаудио Абадо

Клаудио Аббадо

Клаудіо Аббадо

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אבדו, קלאודיו 1933-2014

קלאודיו אבאדו

اببادو كلاۋدىيو

كلاوديو أبادو

کلودیو آبادو

아바도, 크라우디오 1933-2014

아바도, 클라우디오 1933-2014

클라우디오 아바도

アッバード, クラウディオ

アバド, クラウディオ



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