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Cotrubas, Ileana

Overview
Works: 894 works in 2,257 publications in 8 languages and 17,885 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Musical settings  History  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Operas  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Other, Actor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Ileana Cotrubas
The Marriage of Figaro a comic opera in 4 acts ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in Italian and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opera based on Beaumarchais' sequel to his Barber of Seville
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
59 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Giuseppe Verdi's sentimental favorite is the story of Violetta, the self-sacrificing courtesan who sells her jewels to keep her younger lover living in bucolic bliss
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
45 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in 7 languages and held by 509 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
Carmen by Georges Bizet ( Recording )
54 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This production was recorded in the Teatro di San Carlo di Napoli in 1960 and is sung in Italian. This CD set also includes excerpts from two other productions; one with Giuletta Simionato as Carmen, recorded in Palermo in 1959 (sung in Italian) and one with Simionato as Carmen and Di Stefano as Don José recorded in La Scala Milan in 1955 and conducted by Karajan
Les contes d'Hoffmann (The tales of Hoffmann) by Jacques Offenbach ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in French and English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poet Hoffmann tells the tales of his three past loves and how each affair was thwarted by the evil influence of his rival
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love story set in the Latin Quarter in Paris amongst the Bohemian students
Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Returning home from the Trojan Wars during a storm, Idomeneo, the king of Crete, vows to sacrifice to Neptune in return for his own safety the first living creature he meets ashore. This turns out to be his own son Idamante and Idomeneo attempts to escape from fulfilling his vow
Louise by Gustave Charpentier ( Recording )
36 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louise: Roman musical en quatre actes
Rigoletto ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Italian and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home use only
Rinaldo by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
39 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rinaldo: Opera seria in tre atti, HWV 7. Libretto: Giacomo Rossi e Aaron Hill
Così fan tutte K. 588 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1974 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mass in C minor, K.427 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( )
20 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pearl fishers by Georges Bizet ( )
13 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in French and English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La favorita by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in 5 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This spectacular cast makes any listener wonder why such a marvelous, colorful opera isn't much better known. Sensational Shirley Verrett is Leonora, the beautiful, mysterious lady who so completely captures the heart of the monk Fernando (Luciano Pavarotti at his finest) that he forsakes his calling to defeat the Moors in battle in order to win her hand. Alas, she is the mistress of the king (Sherrill Milnes), who is so besotted with her he is determined to defy the pope himself to make Leonora his queen. It's a tragic opera, so no one wins--except the audience
Manon by Jules Massenet ( Recording )
35 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
COTRUBAS, Ileana (soprano). KRAUS, Alfredo (tenor). DAM, Jose van (bass). BURLES, Charles (tenor). FREMEAU, Jean-Marie (baritone). RAPHANEL, Ghyslaine (soprano). ALLIOT-LUGAZ, Colette (soprano). MAHE, Martine (mezzo-soprano). LOREAU, Jacques (baritone). CAPITOLE CHORUS. ORCHESTRE DU CAPITOLE DE TOULOUSE. PLASSON, Michel (conductor)
Hänsel & Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Booklet contains various articles plus libretto and contents for each disc side
A Midsummer night's dream by Benjamin Britten ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of four lovers and a group of naive rustics, who, in a wood on a moonstruck midsummer night, fall foul of Oberon and Tytania, the quarreling King and Queen of the Fairies
L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
ORCHESTRA AND CHORUS OF THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE, COVENT GARDEN. PRITCHARD, John (conductor). CORTUBAS, Ileana. DOMINGO, Placido. EVANS, Geraint. WIXELL, Ingvar. WATSON, Lillian
Benjamin Britten's A midsummer night's dream by Benjamin Britten ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Glyndebourne's production of Britten's A Midsummer Night's Dream is pure magic. Starring James Bowman, Ileana Cotrubas, Curt Appelgren, with music by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Bernard Haitink
Il trittico by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
19 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first work is a love tale set among the poor bargemen of Paris. The second work relates the story of a nun's suicide. The third work is a humorous story of greedy relatives who manipulate a dead man's will
 
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Alternative Names
Cotrubas, Ileana 1939-
Cotrubas, Ilena 1939-
Languages
Italian (209)
French (111)
English (47)
German (45)
Latin (13)
Spanish (5)
Dutch (2)
Chinese (1)
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