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Raimondi, Ruggero

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Works: 1,020 works in 2,418 publications in 8 languages and 22,462 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Operas  Parodies, imitations, etc  Stories, plots, etc  History  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer, Production personnel, Actor, Other, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Proofreader, Commentator
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Ruggero Raimondi
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
79 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,189 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
Bizet's Carmen by Georges Bizet ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 19th century Seville, the lusty, tempestuous Carmen seduces a naive Army corporal, Don José. Jose abandons his career, his fiancée and even his dying mother for the love of this sultry gypsy. But soon she spurns for the love of a toreador, Escamillo. Crazed with jealousy, José begs Carmen to return to him, but her taunting declaration of independence results in tragedy
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tosca is set in Rome at the end of the 18th century. Love and jealousy drive the story to its inevitable, tragic end. Tosca, an actress, kills her tormentor, Scarpia, and rushes to save her lover, Mario. All goes awry and Mario is executed. Tosca, in an act of defiance, then throws herself from the roof of Castel Sant'Angelo to her death
Pelléas et Mélisande by Claude Debussy ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmen by Georges Bizet ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 19th century Seville, the lusty, tempestuous Carmen seduces a naive Army corporal, Don Jose. Jose abandons his career, his fiancee and even his dying mother for the love of this sultry gypsy. But soon she spurns him for the love of a toreador, Escamillo. Crazed with jealousy, Jose begs Carmen to reutrn to him, but her taunting declaration of independence results in tragedy
Don Giovanni dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story centers around a young nobleman who is obsessed with amorous conquest. It follows his romantic exploits and continued encounters with Donna Anna, the woman who plots to destroy him
Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in 6 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story involves Rosina who is kept under lock and key by her guardian, Dr. Bartolo, who intends to marry her. However, she is being wooed by Count Almaviva disguised as Lindoro, a student. Bartolo is alerted to the scheme as the comic love story unravels
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
62 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Book (125 p. :
Il viaggio a Reims by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il Viaggio a Reims: Dramma giocoso in un'atto. Libretto: Luigi Balocchi
Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in Italian and English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ernani, the dashing outlaw, wins the hand of Elvira over two other suitors
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il pirata by Vincenzo Bellini ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bellini's emotion-drenched opera had never been performed at the Met until superstar soprano Renée Fleming revealed its riches to captivated audiences. Gualtiero (Marcello Giodani) is an exiled count, forced to become a pirate. His enemy Ernesto (Dwayne Croft) blackmails Imogene (Fleming) into marrying him, even though he knows she loves Gualtiero. In the searing final scene Imogene goes insane when Gualtiero is condemned to death. This is riveting bel canto drama as you have seldom hear it
I masnadieri by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"First complete recording."--Container
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 316 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
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The young Leonie Rysanek triumphs in her second Met broadcast of the almost four dozen she would do during her astonishing career. Here she is Elizabeth of Valois, married to King Philip II of Spain (Jerome Hines), even though she loves his son, Don Carlo (Giulio Gari). Rysanek's heartbreaking performance fully connects with Elizabeth's passion and despair. Beloved baritone Robert Merrill is Don Carlo's friend, Roderigo, killed by the Inquisition. Blanche Thebom is Princess Eboli and future superstar Martina Arroyo is heard in her Met debut role as the Celestial Voice
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zinka Milanov, soprano ; Giuseppe di Stefano, tenor ; Leonard Warren, Bariton
L'Italiana in Algeri by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I Lombardi alla prima crociata by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 268 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
 
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Alternative Names
Raimondi, R.
Raimondi, R. 1941-
Raimondi, R. (Ruggero)
Raimondi, Ruggiero.
Raimondi, Ruggiero 1941-
Rajmondi, Rudžero.
Languages
Italian (349)
French (73)
English (38)
German (24)
Spanish (5)
Dutch (3)
Japanese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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