WorldCat Identities

Melchior, Lauritz

Overview
Works: 1,526 works in 2,641 publications in 7 languages and 10,995 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Discography  Operas  Interviews  Music  Musical settings 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Actor, Narrator, Interviewee, Other, Commentator, per, Author of introduction, Vocalist
Classifications: M1500.W13, 782.1
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  Lauritz Melchior Publications about Lauritz Melchior
Publications by  Lauritz Melchior Publications by Lauritz Melchior
posthumous Publications by Lauritz Melchior, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Lauritz Melchior
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
96 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded during performances in May 18 and June 2, 1936
Die Walküre Act I by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Walkure - second drama of "Der Ring des Nibelungen: Act 1(Complete) Kirsten Flagstad, soprano Set Svanholm, tenor Arnold Van Mill, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Hans Knappertsbusch, conductor Libretto and notes
Five treasured recordings from the heritage of greatness on RCA Red Seal by Philadelphia Orchestra ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lauritz Melchior by Lauritz Melchior ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in 5 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of singing golden voices of the century ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Many illustrious opera stars of the twentieth century are featured in sound and vision in rare footage, much of it previously unavailable
Die Walküre by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
64 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In her only pre-World War II Met broadcast of Die Walküre, the incomparable Kirsten Flagstad gives a magisterial performance as Brünnhilde, the warrior maiden and favorite daughter of Wotan, lord of the gods, sung by the marvelous Julius Huehn. Lauritz Melchior as Siegmund and Marjorie Lawrence as Sieglinde are a Wälsung couple for the ages, and Karin Branzell is magnificent as Fricka, Wotan's wife. Twenty-eight-year-old Erich Leinsdorf leads this dramatic performance of the Ring cycle's second chapter. This performance is taken from the CD box set Wagner at The Met, released by Sony Classical
Lohengrin by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
70 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lauritz Melchior heads a stellar cast in this remarkable broadcast of Wagner's Romantic opera. As the knightly title hero, he comes to the aid of Elsa (Astrid Varnay), the innocent young woman accused of murdering her brother by the evil Ortrud (Kerstin Thorborg) and her husband, the scheming Telramund (Alexander Sved). Norman Cordon sings King Henry, and Erich Leinsdorf conducts.This performance is taken from the CD box set Wagner at The Met, released by Sony Classical
Great voices of the century ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1964 in Italian and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
44 editions published between 1923 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tannhäuser deals with the medieval Minnesinger of that name
Lauritz Melchior by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1970 in German and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walküre act 1, act 2, scenes 3 & 5 by Richard Wagner ( )
3 editions published in 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Siegfried by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
37 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recording of the Jan. 30, 1937 radio broadcast from New York City
Highlights from Tristan and Isolde by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1967 in 3 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tristan and Isolde, act II Love duet ; Lohengrin, act III : Bridal chamber scene by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melchior anthology by Lauritz Melchior ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in Multiple languages and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great voices of the century ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1978 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I pagliacci...Vesti la giubba (Leoncavallo); Nacht und Traume (Schubert); Semele...Where 'er you walk (Handel); Mein Her, was dacten Sie? (Strauss); Ah! I am suffocating (Mussorgsky); Mattinata (Tosti); Cavalleria rusticana...Voi lo sapete (Mascagni); Manon...Ah! dispar, vision (Massenet); Beau soir (Debussy); Tristan and Isolde...love duet (Wagner); rigoletto....questa o quella; Beniamino Gigli,tenor Elisabeth Schumann,soprano John McCormack,tenor Lotte Lehmann,soprano Feodor Chaliapin,bass Nellie Melba,soprano Claudia Muzio,soprano Tito Schipa,tenor Maggie Teyte,soprano Frida Leider,soprano Lauritz Melchior,tenor Enrico Caruso,tenor Gerald Moor, piano
Wagner arias duets with Melchior by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in German and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fabulous forties at the Met ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1969 in Italian and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great scenes from Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1968 in German and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Lauritz Melchior album by Lauritz Melchior ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.57 (from 0.00 for Melchior, ... to 1.00 for Ben Grauer ...)
WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Hommel, Lebrecht.
Hommel, Lebrecht 1890-1973
Languages
German (284)
English (31)
Danish (6)
Italian (6)
Spanish (2)
French (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Covers