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Kubelík, Rafael 1914-1996

Works: 2,956 works in 6,379 publications in 10 languages and 53,412 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Musical settings  Drama  Live sound recordings  Symphonies  Dance music  Art music  Masses  Arrangements (Music)  Interviews 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Composer, Other, Author of introduction, Director, Interviewee, Editor, Commentator, Contributor, Singer, dir
Classifications: M1001, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Rafael Kubelík
Palestrina : [musikalische Legende in drei Akten] by Hans Pfitzner( Recording )

53 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Palestrina is claimed to have 'saved the arts of counterpoint and polyphony' in the face of a Papal edict that church music must be more traditional and revert to plainsong. Palestrina produces a work that contains all the 'modern' and 'sinful' musical styles the Pope disapproves of. Upon hearing the work, the Pope and Palestrina's arch critic, Archbishop Borromeo relents
Mathis der Maler by Paul Hindemith( Recording )

38 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathis der Maler: Sinfonie / Trauermusik für Viola und Streichorchester / Sinfonische Metamorphosen über Themen von Carl Maria von Weber
Lohengrin highlights by Richard Wagner( )

9 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in German and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slavonic dances : opp. 46 & 72 by Antonín Dvořák( Recording )

26 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Klavierkonzerte = Piano concertos, Nr. 21, KV 467 & Nr. 24, KV 491 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

57 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 453 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
100 great symphonies( )

2 editions published in 2014 in German and French and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 9 symphonies by Antonín Dvořák( )

24 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gurre-Lieder by Arnold Schoenberg( Recording )

45 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gurzenich-Orchester of Cologne has a pedigree second to none. It can count Gustav Mahler and Richard Strauss among those who have entrusted it with premieres of their works
Lohengrin by Richard Wagner( )

35 editions published between 1971 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This broadcast of Wagner's most romantic opera stars René Kollo as the knight of the Holy Grail who arrives in a boat pulled by a swan to defend the innocent Elsa, played by Pilar Lorengar. Mignon Dunn is the dark and malevolent Ortrud who poisons the couple's happiness, with some help from her husband, Telramund (Donald McIntyre). James Levine leads the Met orchestra, bringing out the shimmer and the thunder of the score, along with every shade of expression in between
Symphony no. 1 ; Tragic overture ; Academic festival overture by Gustav Mahler( )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written when the composer was only in his late twenties, Mahler's first symphony is a study in optimism. 'In full sail' (his original title for the second movement) could be a motto for the whole work. In this vast symphony, we hear his love of nature and beauty, Mahler's childhood memories, fragments of distant military music, birdsong and even Yiddish folk tunes as they blend together into a paean to life and hope
Mša glagolskaja by Leoš Janáček( Recording )

23 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in 8 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinfonietta ; Taras Bulba by Leoš Janáček( )

2 editions published in 1982 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mein Vaterland : Zyklus sinfonischer Dichtungen = Má vlast by Bedřich Smetana( Recording )

13 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rafael Kubelik : Musik ist meine Heimat = Music is my country( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This film provides a unique insight into the life of one of the most important conductors in the second half of the 20th century"--Container
Merry wives of Windsor by Otto Nicolai( Recording )

2 editions published in 1977 in German and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rafael Kubelik a portrait by Rafael Kubelík( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invocation : 1987 by Rafael Kubelík( )

in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Kubelik, Jaromir Rafael

Kubelík, Jerínym Rafael.

Kubelík, Jerínym Rafael 1914-

Kubelík, Jerínym Rafael 1914-1996

Kubelik, Jeronm Rafael

Kubelík, Jeronym Rafael.

Kubelík, Jeronym Rafael 1914-

Kubelík, Jeroným Rafael 1914-1996

Kubelík, R.

Kubelík, R. 1914-1996

Kubelík, R. (Rafael)

Kubelík, R. (Rafael), 1914-1996

Kubelík, Rafael

Kubelik, Rafael 1914-1996

Kubelík, Rafael Jeroným

Kubelik, Rafael Jeronym 1914-1996

Kubelik, Raphaele

Kubelik, Raphaele 1914-1996

Rafael Kubelik

Rafael Kubelík componist uit Tsjechië (1914-1996)

Rafael Kubelík compositore e direttore d'orchestra ceco

Rafael Kubelík czech conductor, violinist, composer and director conductor of Czech philharmony

Rafael Kubelík dyrygent i kompozytor czeski

Rafael Kubelík tschechisch-schweizerischer Dirigent und Komponist

Raphael Kubelík

Кубелик, Рафаэль

Рафаель Кубелік

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라파엘 쿠벨리크

쿠벨리크, 라파엘 1914-1996