WorldCat Identities

Tozzi, Giorgio

Overview
Works: 576 works in 1,484 publications in 4 languages and 17,002 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Musical films  Operas  Live sound recordings  Film adaptations  War films  Fiction  Nature television programs  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Actor, Vocalist, Other, Author, Director, Musician, Commentator, per, Proofreader, Narrator, Interviewee, Dedicatee
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Giorgio Tozzi
 
Most widely held works by Giorgio Tozzi
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

69 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,518 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
South Pacific by Joshua Logan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young American nurse from Little Rock meets the handsome and mysterious French planter on a South Pacific island during World War II. Seeking respite from the battles around them, they find refuge in each other as their romance blooms in the lush tropical paradise
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

79 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Mandarin announces the law of the land ("Popolo di Pekino: La legge e questa...)": Any man who desires to wed Turandot must first answer her three riddles. If he fails, he will be beheaded. The Prince of Persia has failed and is to be beheaded at moonrise. As the crowd surges towards the gates of the palace, crying for blood, a blind old man is pushed to the ground while his slave-girl, Li?, cries for help. A young man hears her cry and recognizes the old man as his long-lost father Timur, the deposed king of Tartary. The young Prince of Tartary urges his father not to speak his name because he fears the Chinese rulers who have conquered Tartary. Timur tells his son that of all his servants, only Li? has remained faithful to him. When the Prince asks her why, she tells him that once, long ago in the palace, he smiled upon her"-Wikipedia (Sept 2006)
Vanessa by Samuel Barber( Recording )

43 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This broadcast, recorded just two weeks after Vanessa's Met world premiere, presents the original cast in spectacular form. Eleanor Steber is marvelous as the title heroine, a beautiful woman awaiting the return of her long-lost lover. But the man who arrives is his son, Anatol (a suave Nicolai Gedda). The handsome youth plays a dangerous emotional game of wooing both Vanessa and her niece Erika (an enchanting Rosalind Elias)--with devastating consequences. Regina Resnik stars as the Old Baroness and Giorgio Tozzi is the kind Doctor. Conductor Dimitri Mitropoulos gives an impassioned reading of Barber's superb score
Amahl and the night visitors by Gian Carlo Menotti( Visual )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rejoice in the simple story of the crippled boy Amahl and his devoted mother who live in poverty among the shepherds of Jerusalem. Then one starlit night, some strangers appear at their door: Three Kings who are on their way to Bethlehem."--Container
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

54 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

29 editions published between 1959 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

VYVYAN, Jennifer (soprano). SINCLAIR, Monica (contralto). VICKERS, Jon (tenor). TOZZI, Giorgio (bass). ROYAL PHILHARMONIC CHORUS. ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA. BEECHAM, Thomas (conductor)
Luisa Miller by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

45 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conductor Thomas Schippers leads a sensational cast in a gripping opera that at the time of this broadcast hadn't been heard at the Met in almost 40 years. As Luisa, Montserrat Caballé broke hearts, her beautiful voice and limpid singing conveying every nuance of the young girl's plight. Richard Tucker is a passionate, enticing Rodolfo, the man she loves but does not really know. As Luisa's tortured father, Sherrill Milnes demonstrates just how exciting a great Verdi baritone part can be. Ezio Flagello (Wurm) and Giorgio Tozzi (Count Walter) are evil personified
Ernani [opera in four acts] by Giuseppe Verdi( )

13 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary maestro Thomas Schippers conducts the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and chorus in a December 1962 performance of Verdi's Ernani, which features a truly bravura performance by Carlo Bergonzi
La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

37 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the action of the opera, based on the play by David Belasco, set at the height of the notorious Californian Gold Rush; this opera represents "a major advance on Puccini's previous work, especially in the careful interweaving of Western elements into an altogether larger canvas than anything he had tackled before."
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

19 editions published between 1958 and 1997 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donizetti's best-known opera is also one of the most popular. Audiences swooned over the unjust plight of Donizetti's Lucia (Mariella Devia), whose brother Enrico (Juan Pons) makes her renounce the man she loves, Edgardo (Jerry Hadley). She's forced into marriage, but goes insane on her wedding night, and in the riveting mad scene, still holding the bloody dagger with which she killed her bridegroom, she can finally voice her true emotions. "Spectacular" doesn't begin to describe it
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

35 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zinka Milanov, soprano ; Giuseppe di Stefano, tenor ; Leonard Warren, Bariton
L'enfance du Christ op. 25 by Hector Berlioz( Recording )

14 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in French and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Enfance du Christ: Trilogie sacrée pour soli, choeur et orchestre, op.25
Romeo and Juliet op. 17 : dramatic symphony by Hector Berlioz( Recording )

6 editions published between 1962 and 1971 in French and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LUDWIG, Christa (mezzo-soprano). SENECHAL, Michel (tenor). Soloists from L'Ortf chorus. Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. MAAZEL, Lorin (conductor)
South Pacific original Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South Pacific overture (3:01) -- Dites-moi (1:16) -- Cock-eyed optimist (1:42) -- Twin soliloquies / Some enchanted evening (5:49) -- Bloody Mary (1:53) -- My girl back home (1:39) -- There is nothin' like a dame (3:47) -- Bali Ha'i (3:49) -- I'm gonna wash that man right outa my hair (2:53) -- I'm in love with a wonderful guy (3:20) -- Younger than springtime (4:56) -- Happy talk (3:42) -- Honey bun (1:46) -- Carefully taught (1:13) -- This nearly was mine (2:09) -- Finale (2:59)
Highlights from Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Giorgio Tozzi acteur américain

Giorgio Tozzi Amerikaans acteur (1923-2011)

Giorgio Tozzi amerikansk skådespelare

Giorgio Tozzi amerikansk skodespelar

Giorgio Tozzi amerikansk skuespiller

Giorgio Tozzi basso statunitense

Giorgio Tozzi US-amerikanischer Opernsänger (Bass)

Tozzi, George.

Tozzi, George 1923-2011

Тоцци, Джорджо

ジョルジョ・トッツィ

Languages
Italian (274)

English (99)

German (17)

French (15)