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Rossi, Mario 1902-1992

Works: 438 works in 1,020 publications in 8 languages and 6,983 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Sacred music  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author, Director, per, Other, Singer, Instrumentalist
Classifications: M2020, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Mario Rossi
Peter and the wolf by Sergey Prokofiev( )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the orchestral fairy tale of the boy who, ignoring his grandfather's warning, proceeds to capture a wolf with the help of his friend the bird
Scheherazade by Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov( )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer readable information includes biographies, historical information, and scores
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

42 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's last work is his only major comedy and one of his crowning glories. Judith Raskin and Luigi Alva are the enchanting Fenton and Nannetta who want to be married even though her father, Ford (Frank Guarrera), objects. Ford's wife Alice (Phyllis Curtin) is being wooed by Falstaff (Ezio Flagello) who is also interested in Meg Page (Mildred Miller). Fortunately Dame Quickly (Fedora Barbieri) is a match for Falstaff and teaches him a lesson
Orchestral masterpieces by Sergey Prokofiev( )

2 editions published in 2004 in Russian and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A demonstration of the instruments of the orchestra the young person's guide to the orchestra( )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchestral masterpieces by Antonín Dvořák( )

1 edition published in 2004 and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Nelson Mass by Joseph Haydn( )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arie Verdiane Luisa Maragliano live recordings by Luisa Maragliano( )

1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 184 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
L'estro armonico op. 3 by Antonio Vivaldi( Recording )

17 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberto Devereux by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

18 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in Italian and English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA. MACKERRAS, Charles (conductor). AMBROSIAN OPERA CHORUS. SILLS, Beverly (soprano). GLOSSOP, Peter (baritone). WOLLF, Beverly (mezzo-soprano). ILOSFALVY, Robert (tenor). MACDONALD, Kenneth (tenor). GARRARD, Don (bass). HOWELL, Gwyn (bass). ALLAN, Richard van (bass)
William Tell by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

13 editions published between 1952 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Cenerentola by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

21 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 160 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
Guglielmo Tell by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

18 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luisa Miller by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

24 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 144 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
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
Stabat Mater by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( Recording )

17 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teresa Stich-Randell, Soprano; Elizabeth Hoengen, Contralto; Vienna Akademie Kammerchor; Vienna State Opera Orchestra; Anton Heiller, organ; Mario Rossi, Conductor
Baldassar Castiglione : la sua personalità, la sua prosa by Mario Rossi( Book )

12 editions published in 1946 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missa solemnis, in D minor (Lord Nelson Mass) / Joseph Haydn by Joseph Haydn( Recording )

3 editions published in 1955 in Latin and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.43 (from 0.33 for Peter and ... to 0.79 for Baldassar ...)

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Mario Rossi chef d'orchestre

Mario Rossi Italiaans dirigent (1902-1992)

Mario Rossi Italian conductor

Rossi, M.

Росси, Марио

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Italian (147)

English (18)

Latin (13)

Russian (2)

German (1)

French (1)

Chinese (1)

Dutch (1)