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Monteux, Pierre 1875-1964

Works: 2,234 works in 3,755 publications in 7 languages and 28,980 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Live sound recordings  Symphonies  Operas  Musical settings  Music  Sonatas  Excerpts  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Symphonic poems 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Former owner, Author, Composer, Director, Correspondent, Interviewee, Narrator, Recipient, Instrumentalist, Other, Dedicatee, Editor, per, Author of introduction, Adapter, Arranger
Classifications: M1001, 782.1
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Symphony in D minor by César Franck( Recording )

44 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( )

20 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 650 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
Manon by Jules Massenet( Recording )

64 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Massenet's most popular opera receives a sensational performance led by Pierre Monteux, the foremost French conductor of his time, who brings out all the elegance and Gallic flavor of this tuneful and sophisticated score. Victoria de los Angeles is Manon, the personification of charm and allure, in a ideal portrayal. When handsome young Des Grieux (Cesare Valletti) asks her to run away from life at a convent to which her family is sending her, Manon seizes the opportunity to live a life of pleasure. But her infatuation with luxury eventually ruins them both and their story ends tragically
Symphonie fantastique : op. 14 by Hector Berlioz( Recording )

50 editions published between 1950 and 1983 in 5 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I Reveries, Passions - II A Ball - III Scenes in the country - IV March to the Scaffold - V Dream of a witches' sabbath
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck( )

10 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in Italian and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odeon: 80756
Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( )

13 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre Monteux, a master of French repertoire, conducts in this 1955 performance of Offenbach's Les Contes d'Hoffman. This Metropolitan Opera production features an all-star cast that includes Rise Stevens, Richard Tucker, Roberta Peters, and Lucine Amara
Debussy for daydreaming : music to caress your innermost thoughts by Claude Debussy( Recording )

3 editions published in 1995 and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 5, in E minor, op. 64 by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Recording )

14 editions published between 1900 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 4 in F minor, Op. 36 by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2004 and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered a landmark in Tchaikonsky creative development, the Fourth symphony is "scored with great brilliance for standard symphony orchestra."
Petrouchka = Petrushka ; Le sacre du printemps = The rite of spring by Igor Stravinsky( Recording )

20 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Titre. Instr. No . Do meur
Alexander Nevsky by Sergey Prokofiev( )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Russian and English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skythische Suite aus dem Ballett Ala und Lolly, op.20 / Alexander Newski: Kantate für Mezzosopran, Chor und Orchester, op.78. Text: V. Lugorski
Symphony no. 9, op. 125 by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2001 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1. Allegro ma non troppo 2. Molto vivace 3. Adagio molto et cantabile 4. Presto
Violin concertos ; Double concerto ; Chaconne (Partita no. 2) by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

2 editions published in 1999 and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin concerto no. 1 : "Mosè" variations ; La campanella ; Moto perpetuo ; 6 caprices by Nicolò Paganini( )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2009 and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le sacre du printemps ; Pétrouchka by Igor Stravinsky( )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies 94 & 101 by Joseph Haydn( )

6 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sylvia ; Coppélia by Léo Delibes( )

3 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre Monteux by Pierre Monteux( )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin concertos ; Chaconne by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2015 and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony in B-flat, op. 20 by Ernest Chausson( )

in No Linguistic content and English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Monte, P'er

Monteux, Pierre

Monteux, Pierre Benjamin

Pierre Monteux chef d'orchestre

Pierre Monteux direttore d'orchestra francese

Pierre Monteux dyrygent francuski

Pierre Monteux Francia - amerikai karmester

Pierre Monteux francouzský dirigent

Pierre Monteux Frans dirigent (1875-1964)

Pierre Monteux französisch-amerikanischer Dirigent

Pierre Monteux French conductor

Монтё, Пьер

П'єр Монте

פייר מונטה

פייר מונטה מנצח צרפתי



French (55)

English (48)

Italian (26)

German (16)

Russian (5)

Spanish (4)

Japanese (1)

A Gallic trio: Charles Munch, Paul Paray, Pierre Monteux : discographies