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Capecchi, Renato

Works: 476 works in 1,180 publications in 5 languages and 8,940 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Televised operas  Television adaptations  Live sound recordings  Filmed operas  Operas  Film adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Cultural television programs  History 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Other, Author, per, Interviewee, Musician, Vocalist, Director
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Renato Capecchi
Most widely held works by Renato Capecchi
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( )

56 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zinka Milanov, soprano ; Giuseppe di Stefano, tenor ; Leonard Warren, Bariton
L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

54 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Schippers leads a superlative cast in one of Donizetti's most beloved comic operas. This two disc set was taken from a live performance on March 5, 1966 and features Carlo Bergonzi as Nemorino and Roberta Peters as Adina
La Cenerentola by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

58 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rossini's enchanting retelling of the Cinderella story features Jennifer Larmore as Angelina, the good and modest girl at the mercy of her nasty stepsisters. Her charms capture the heart of her Prince Charming, the handsome Don Ramiro (Raúl Giménez)--who is disguised as his own valet, Dandini (Alessandro Corbelli). Heartbreak and comic confusion ensue before the lovers are finally united. Simone Alaimo sings Angelina's bumbling stepfather Don Magnifico and John Relyea is the suave and wizardly philosopher Alidoro
The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For his first opera production, Dario Fo, the theater director known for his brilliant wit, chose to stage Rossini's Il barbiere di Siviglia for the Netherlands Opera. First mounted in 1987, it was a huge success, and a live recording of its revival has been made
Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

22 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's classic 4-act opera of the ill-fated love between Manon and Des Grieux
La Boheme : highlights by Giacomo Puccini( )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in Italian and German and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'amore dei tre re [opera in three acts by Italo Montemezzi( Recording )

12 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un giorno di regno (Il finto Stanislao) by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

28 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un giorno di regno: Melodramma giocoso in due atti. Libretto: Felice Romani
I Puritani by Vincenzo Bellini( Recording )

17 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When this production opened, it had been more than half a century since Met audiences had last heard Bellini's gem of an opera. It was well worth the wait. "The best cast in the world," was how one critic described the legendary performers the Met brought together. The pair sent audiences into a frenzy with their sumptuous, dazzling singing. Joan Sutherland, dubbed "La Stupenda" by her fans and the press, is the hapless heroine Elvira who loses her heart--and her sanity--over Luciano Pavarotti, the Cavalier hero torn between love and duty
Il Signor Bruschino by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

15 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Signor Bruschino ossia Il Figlio per azzardo: Farsa giocosa in un'atto. Libretto: Giuseppe Foppa
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Giovanni Paisiello( Recording )

9 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in Italian and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La serva padrona by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( Recording )

32 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Serva Padrona: Intermezzo in musica in due parti. Libretto: Gennaro Antonio Federico
L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

6 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acclaimed Italian conductor Maurizio Benini makes his Glyndebourne debut in Donizetti’'s intoxicating and deeply touching opera, whose fast-moving comic story unfolds the romantic rivalry between penniless farmhand and bumptious soldier, both vying for the love of Adina. Will the bogus Dr Dulcamara'’s potion - the elixir of love - help farmhand Nemorino win her heart? Peter Auty takes the role of Nemorino with Ekaterina Siurina as Adina
Adriana Lecouvreur [opera in 4 acts by Francesco Cilèa( )

5 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Renata Scotto gives a spellbinding performance as the legendary actress of the title. With all of France at her feet, she has doubts about the faithfulness of her lover, the handsome military hero Maurizio (Neil Shicoff). To aid his claim for the Saxon throne, Maurizio has been paying court to the Princess di Bouillon (Viorica Cortez). Emotions erupt at a party given by the Princess when Adriana publicly accuses her of adultery. But the Princess gets even by sending Adriana a bouquet of poisoned flowers. The great baritone Mario Sereni is Michonnet, the faithful friend and theater director who is hopelessly in love with Adriana
The barber of Seville [Opera buffa in two acts and four parts by Giovanni Paisiello( Recording )

5 editions published in 1960 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The barber of Seville comic opera in two acts : (1816)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A live recording of the Netherlands Opera's revival of Dario Fo's 1987 production of Rossini's Barber of Seville. This 1992 production coincided with the 200th anniversary of Rossini's birth, and is filled with visual theatrics intended to emphasise the music and appeal to the heart rather than the intellect
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The barber of Seville
Alternative Names
Cappecchi, Renato

Cappecchi, Renato 1923-1998

Renato Capecchi baritono e basso italiano

Renato Capecchi Italiaans zanger (1923-1998)

Renato Capecchi Italian opera singer

Renato Capecchi italiensk sångare

Renato Capecchi italiensk sanger

Renato Capecchi italiensk songar

Manon Lescaut