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Gigli, Beniamino 1890-1957

Overview
Works: 2,723 works in 4,605 publications in 11 languages and 16,079 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Live sound recordings  Operas  Biography  Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographical films  History  Music videos  Discographies 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Actor, Other, Vocalist, per, Proofreader, ten, Honoree
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Great tenors of the century( Recording )

6 editions published between 1900 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

93 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great voices of the century by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1992 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 314 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
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Recording )

41 editions published between 1934 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

42 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at the Rome Opera House in June and July 1943
Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( )

13 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extraordinary performance of Verdi's unforgettable Requiem features a dream cast: soprano Leontyne Price, equally acclaimed for her soaring phrasing and the nobility with which she sings the words, is joined by Plácido Domingo, one of the great Verdi tenors of his generation, distinguished mezzo-soprano Florence Quivar, and magnificent bass John Cheek. Under James Levine's inspired conducting, the Met Orchestra and Chorus deliver a thrilling account of this breathtaking score
Andrea Chénier by Umberto Giordano( Recording )

29 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curtain rises on "Andrea Chénier." The most famous arias & scenes in selected recordings from 1908-1960. A compilation featuring different singers and varying interpretations in each role and in one and the same aria: Better? Worse?--Different! A vocal time-travel. Listen and compare for yourself and select your own dream-cast
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

27 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
Great singers, 1909-1938 by Vincenzo Bellini( Recording )

9 editions published in 1989 in 4 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canti sacri Sacred songs by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

16 editions published between 1955 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem mass by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

23 editions published between 1941 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of singing golden voices of the century = L'art du chant : les plus belles voix du vingtième sic̀le = El arte del canto : grandes voces del siglo by Peter Smith( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 205 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
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

39 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 192 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
Nimbus sampler( )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operatic scenes & arias by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

5 editions published in 1988 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The very best of Beniamino Gigli by Beniamino Gigli( )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beniamino Gigli recital by Beniamino Gigli( Recording )

9 editions published in 1968 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mad about the opera by Beniamino Gigli( Visual )

5 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this screwball comedy a group of Italians presents an opera concert in London, with Schipa, Gigli, Caniglia, Gobbi and Becchi. The singers play themselves, with Becchi and Gobbi getting the most singing and screen time."--Original container
Three legendary tenors by Enrico Caruso( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical documentary about Enrico Caruso, Benjamino Gigli, and Jussi Bjöerling. Includes archival footage, examples of their singing, and interviews with people who knew and worked with them
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The art of singing golden voices of the century = L'art du chant : les plus belles voix du vingtième sic̀le = El arte del canto : grandes voces del siglo
Alternative Names
Beniamino Gigli chanteur d'opéra italien

Beniamino Gigli Italiaans acteur

Beniamino Gigli Italian opera singer

Beniamino Gigli italienischer Tenor

Beniaminus Gigli

Džil'i, Ben'âmino.

Džilji, Benjamīno 1890-1957

Gigli, B. 1890-1957

Gigli, B. (Beniamino), 1890-1957

Gigli, Benjamino.

Gigli Benjamino 1890-1957

Бениамино Джили

Беньяміно Джильї

Джильи, Беньямино

בנימינו ג'ילי

بنیامینو گیگلی بازیگر، خواننده، و خواننده اپرا ایتالیایی

ബെന്യാമിനോ ജീലി

베니아미노 질리

ベニャミーノ・ジーリ

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