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Obrazt︠s︡ova, Elena

Works: 420 works in 1,114 publications in 8 languages and 8,323 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television adaptations  History  Biography  Operas  Stories, plots, etc  Live sound recordings 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Proofreader, Author, Vocalist, per, Director, Other
Classifications: M1500.V47, 782.1
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Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi( )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in Italian and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

58 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 536 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
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

36 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rigoletto: Melodramma in tre atti. Libretto: Franceso Maria Piave
Adriana Lecouvreur [opera in 4 acts by Francesco Cilèa( Recording )

37 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even being the world's greatest and most admired actress doesn't guarantee that the handsome young man you love is safe from other women--especially when you have a conniving Princess as a rival. On the other hand, there is something marvelously romantic about being killed by a bouquet of poisoned violets. Montserrat Caballé is the definitive Adriana, the actress of the title, opposite José Carreras as the object of her affection, Maurizio. Fiorenza Cossotto is the delightfully imperious Princess di Bouillon
Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

41 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lyric drama in four parts
Pietro Mascagni's Cavalleria rusticana Pagliacci( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in Italian and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pagliacci : A traveling troupe of entertainers, Canio, his wife Nedda, Peppe and Tonio, arrive in the village for an evening performance. Nedda and her lover, Silvio, a young lad from the village, plan to leave together that night. Tonio overhears the plot and tells Canio. A drama in two acts
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Visual )

49 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revenant du service militaire, Torrido apprend le mariage de Lola, qu'il aimait. Il se fiance alors avec Santuzza ; mais Lola, jalouse, le reconquiert. Pour se venger d'un tel abandon, Santuzza révèle au mari de sa rivale l'infortune qui l'accable. Les deux hommes s'affrontent dans un duel qui se termine par la mort de Torrido. Santuzza s'écroule, désespérée
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

42 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete operas sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the librettos with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composers, biographies of the principal singers and conductors
Samson et Dalila by Camille Saint-Saëns( Recording )

30 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mezzo-soprano Gertrud Wettergren is the legendary biblical temptress whose ensnares the strongest man in the world, Samson, only to leave him a helpless prisoner of his enemies. Belgian tenor René Maison blends superb French style with virile intensity to make this hero a truly tragic figure. The great singing actor Ezio Pinza brings dramatic depth to role of the High Priest of Dagon
Verdi opera favourites by Giuseppe Verdi( )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and Italian and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gambler by Sergey Prokofiev( Recording )

6 editions published in 1999 in Russian and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The queen of spades great scenes by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in Russian and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen Oper in vier Akten by Georges Bizet( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in French and German and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first-ever release of Carlos Kleiber's famed Carmen on DVD! This 1978 performance features the wonder staging of Franco Zeffirelli and stars the young, lyrical Placido Domingo as Don Jose and Elena Obraztsova as a perfectly natural Carmen
A kékszakállú herceg vára Bluebeard's castle by Béla Bartók( Recording )

13 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in Hungarian and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

20 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary Dimitri Mitropoulous conducts the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra in a 1955 performance of Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera that sees Marian Anderson reprise her history making role of Ulrica
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

27 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
Elena Obraztsova Russian vocal school by Elena Obrazt︠s︡ova( )

2 editions published in 1995 in Russian and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The queen of spades [opera in three acts] by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( )

1 edition published in 2007 in Russian and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's passion and drama galore in Tchaikovsky's rich setting of Pushkin's chilling novel of obsession. Dashing Dmitri Hvorostovsky is Prince Yeletsky, engaged to Lisa (Galina Gorchakova) who is also loved by Gherman (Plácido Domingo at his most romantically impassioned). Lisa's grandmother, the old Countess (Elisabeth Söderström) had been given the secret of winning at cards, and when Gherman tries to force it out of her at gun point, she dies of fright. After Lisa commits suicide, the old Countess's ghost gets even with Gherman. Valery Gergiev leads a mega-watt performance
La guerre et la paix opéra en deux parties et treize tableaux by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in Russian and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera in twee akten, opgenomen in de Opera Bastille in Parijs in maart 2000
Luisa Miller by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

27 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor Luisa Miller (Katia Ricciarelli) has given her heart to a man she knows as "Carlo." But he is really Rodolfo (Luciano Pavarotti), the son of Count Walter (Paul Plishka), who is being pressured by the Count to marry another woman. Despite every effort of Lucia's loving father (Leo Nucci), the evil Wurm (John Cheek), eventually triumphs. But it's Verdi's passionate music that wins in the end, brought to life by a cast who knows how to stir our hearts
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Alternative Names
Elena Obrazcova

Elena Obraztsova mezzo-soprano russe

Elena Obraztsova Russian opera singer

Elena Vaslʹyevna Obrazcova

Helena Obraztsova

Jelena Obrazcovov rusk opern pěvkyně

Jelena Obrazcowa radziecka śpiewaczka operaowa

Jelena Obraztsova

Jelena Wassiljewna Obraszowa russische Opernsngerin

Obrastsova, Elena

Obraszowa, Elena.

Obraszowa, Elena 1937-2015

Obraszowa, Jelena 1937-2015

Obrazcova, E.

Obrazcova, Elena.

Obrazcova, Elena 1937-2015

Obrazcova, Elena Vas 1937-2015

Obrazcova, Elena Vasil'evna 1937-2015

Obrazcova, J. (Jeļena), 1939-2015

Obrazcova, Jelena.

Obrazcova, Jelena 1937-2015

Obrazcova, Jeļena 1939-

Obrazcova, Jeļena, 1939-2015

Obrazcovov, J.

Obrazcovov, J. (Jelena)

Obrazcovov, Jelena.

Obrazcovov, Jelena Vasiljevna 1939-

Obrazcovov, Jelena Vasiljevna, 1939-2015

Obrazt︠s︡ova, E.

Obrazt︠s︡ova, E. (Elena)

Obraztsova, Elena.

Obraztsova, Elena 1937-...

Obraztsova, Elena 1937-2015

Obraztsova, Elena 1939-...

Obraztsova Elena 1939-2015

Obraztsova, Elena Vasiliyevna.

Obraztsova, Yelena.

Obraztsova, Yelena 1937-2015

Obraztsova, Yelena 1939-

Obraztsova, Yelena, 1939-2015

Obraztsowa, Elena Wassiljewna 1937-2015

Obraztsowa, Yelena

Yelena Obraztsova

Алена Васілеўна Абразцова

Елена Васильевна Образцова

Образцова, Е. (Елена), 1939-2015

Образцова, Елена.

Образцова, Елена, 1939-2015

Образцова, Елена Васильевна 1939-...

Образцова Елена Васильевна 1939-2015

Образцова Олена Василівна

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Italian (260)

Russian (30)

French (28)

German (24)

Hungarian (12)

English (11)

Spanish (4)

Czech (1)