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Rescigno, Nicola

Overview
Works: 783 works in 1,546 publications in 7 languages and 10,633 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  History  Musical settings  Operas  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Interviews  Film and video adaptations  Music 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Singer, Narrator, Interviewee
Classifications: M1500.D66, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nicola Rescigno
L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in Italian and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of Donizetti's opera as performed by the Metropolitan Opera
Positively golden by Ruth Ann Swenson ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il pirata by Vincenzo Bellini ( Recording )
45 editions published between 1959 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bellini's emotion-drenched opera had never been performed at the Met until superstar soprano Renée Fleming revealed its riches to captivated audiences. Gualtiero (Marcello Giodani) is an exiled count, forced to become a pirate. His enemy Ernesto (Dwayne Croft) blackmails Imogene (Fleming) into marrying him, even though he knows she loves Gualtiero. In the searing final scene Imogene goes insane when Gualtiero is condemned to death. This is riveting bel canto drama as you have seldom hear it
The very best of Maria Callas by Maria Callas ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Italian and German and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
46 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Book (125 p. :
Verdi arias II by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in Italian and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amore by Luciano Pavarotti ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in Italian and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti ( )
25 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is Maria Callas's only broadcast from the stage of the Met. Hearing "La Divina" in an actual performance is a unique thrill, and Lucia is a huge part of the palpable Callas mystique. Donizetti's bloody tale of the Scottish lass torn from her true love and forced into an arranged marriage, only to go mad and murder her bridegroom on their wedding night, was the perfect vehicle for Callas's wizardry. Her haunting voice simply becomes Lucia's--every facet of emotion so pronounced that we cannot escape her spell
Mozart, Beethoven & Weber arias by Maria Callas ( )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rossini & Donizetti arias by Maria Callas ( )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Italian and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verdi heroines by Giuseppe Verdi ( )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verdi arias by Giuseppe Verdi ( )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Medea by Luigi Cherubini ( Recording )
41 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compact disc
Maria Callas live in concert by Maria Callas ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This portrait of the legendary Maria Callas presents excerpts from several of her greatest operatic recordings, including some of her earliest, made for the Italian label Cetra. Recordings 1949-1954
Maria Callas in rehearsal, Dallas, 1957 by Maria Callas ( )
5 editions published in 2002 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mad scenes by Maria Callas ( )
12 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in Italian and French and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mad scenes from Anna Bolena, Hamlet [and] Il pirata ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1959 in Italian and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Primo tenore by Luciano Pavarotti ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1971 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francesca da Rimini by Riccardo Zandonai ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This sumptuous production by Piero Faggioni (sets by Ezio Frigerio and costumes by Franca Squarciapino) seduced Met audiences into the enchanting world of Zandonai's rarely heard opera. His retelling of Dante's story of the immortal passion of Paolo and Francesca in 13th century Italy is as musically elegant and beautiful as the details of the production on stage. James Levine's fervent conducting galvanizes the fabulous cast: Renata Scotto and Plácido Domingo as the lovers with Cornell MacNeil as an appropriately brutal Giovanni
Callas portrays Verdi heroines by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1959 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Rescigno, N.
Rescigno, N. 1916-2008
Rescigno, N. (Nicola)
Rescigno, Nicholas
Rescigno, Nicholas 1916-2008
Rescigno, Nicolai
Rescigno, Nicolai 1916-2008
Rescigno, Nicolo.
Languages
Italian (218)
German (11)
English (8)
Multiple languages (2)
Spanish (1)
French (1)
Dutch (1)
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