WorldCat Identities

Ventriglia, Franco

Overview
Works: 42 works in 97 publications in 4 languages and 820 library holdings
Genres: Live sound recordings  Drama  Operas  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Filmed operas  Music  Classical music radio programs  Excerpts 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Author, Musician
Classifications: M1500.V48, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Franco Ventriglia
Pia de' Tolomei : highlights by Gaetano Donizetti( )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Italian and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini( )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's opera about a pair of doomed lovers
Il duca d'Alba by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mass no. 5 in A-flat major, D. 678 by Franz Schubert( Recording )

in Latin and No Linguistic content and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pia de' Tolomei by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in Italian and German and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroes by Jussi Björling( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in Italian and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mosé by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Libretto by V.J. Etiene de Jouy & L. Balocchi
Parisina d'Este by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 9 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
Otello by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in Italian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otello ossia Il Moro di Venezia: Dramma per musica in tre atti. Libretto: Francesco Maria Berio di Salsa
Otello : (1816) by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La traviata : highlights by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prelude -- Libiamo ne' lieti calici (Brindisi) -- Un di felice -- È strano!-- Ah, fors' è lui-- Sempre libera -- Lunge da lei-- De' miei bollenti spiriti -- Pura siccome un angelo -- Ah! dite alla giovine -- Di provenza il mar -- Ogni sup aver tal femmina -- Teneste la promessa--' Addio del passato -- Parigi, o cara -- Ah, Violetta!-Voi? Signor
DONIZETTI, G : Pia de' Tolomei [Opera] (Rigacci)( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Verdi's most intriguing masterpieces, this March 1964 performance of Verdi's Don Carlo captures the opera's unique and tragic grandeur
Otello : pagine scelte by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

1 edition published in 1981 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manon Lescaut : opera in four acts ; atto primo, atto secondo by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

2 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroes by Giuseppe Di Stefano( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adriana Lecouvreur [opera in 4 acts by Francesco Cilèa( Recording )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Italian and held by 3 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
I Lombardi by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

2 editions published in 2007 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's fourth opera, set during the First Crusade, is a true rarity. But thanks to James Levine's dynamic and impassioned conducting and a great cast; Met audiences were thrilled by the work. Luciano Pavarotti is Oronte, the Muslim prince so desperately in love with the captured Giselda (Lauren Flanigan) that he is willing to convert to Christianity. Bruno Beccaria is Giselda's Father Arvino and Paul Plishka is the exiled hermit Pagano
Manon by Jules Massenet( Recording )

1 edition published in 2014 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who can resist the charms of Manon or remain unmoved by her fate? Ruth Ann Swenson takes on Massenet's title heroine, the equally beautiful and high-spirited young girl who turns her back on life in a convent when she meets the handsome des Grieux (Giuseppe Sabbatini)--only to be seduced by the promise of a luxurious existence as the mistress of the rich old Brétigny (Kim Josephson). When she learns that des Grieux, desperate she has left him, is about to take holy orders, she changes her mind--but it is too late, and their love story ends in tragedy
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Franco Ventriglia American opera singer

Franco Ventriglia Amerikaans zanger (1922-2012)

Franco Ventriglia amerikansk sångare

Franco Ventriglia amerikansk sanger

Franco Ventriglia amerikansk songar

Franco Ventriglia US-amerikanischer Opernsänger (Bass)

Ventriglia, F.

Ventriglia, F. (Franco)

Languages
Italian (53)

German (5)

English (3)

Latin (1)