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Mansouri, Lotfi

Overview
Works: 88 works in 238 publications in 6 languages and 4,289 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Musical settings  Anecdotes  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Operas  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Director, Performer, Narrator, Author, Commentator, dir, Actor, Production personnel, Set designer
Classifications: M1500.P83, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Lotfi Mansouri
 
Most widely held works by Lotfi Mansouri
The merry widow by Franz Lehár( Visual )
26 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lotfi Mansouri's last production as General Director of the San Francisco Opera; includes new dialogue by Wendy Wasserstein and an original ballet to set the scene Chez Maxim's, bringing fresh insight into Lehár's operetta
L'africaine by Giacomo Meyerbeer( Visual )
34 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shipwrecked on the African coast, de Gama returns to Portugal with two captives and falls in love with one of them, a beautiful East Indian queen. However, the relationship is threatened by the re-emergence of de Gama's former love, when a new expedition launched by the explorer's rival is shipwrecked
Les Huguenots by Giacomo Meyerbeer( Visual )
24 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the massacre of the Huguenots by the Catholics on the night of St. Bartholomew's, August 24, 1572. Queen Marguerite de Valois seeks to unite in marriage the house of Nangis and the house of St. Bris to end the religious differences which have disturbed her reign. A misunderstanding brings disasterous results
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in Italian and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Puccini's opera directed by Baz Luhrmann of Moulin Rouge and Strictly Ballroom fame. DVD
Norma by Vincenzo Bellini( Visual )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in Italian and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Norma, a Druid priestess, has broken her vow of chastity with an enemy of her people, the Roman Proconsul, who has now turned to another lover. Norma must choose between taking vengeance against her lover or atoning for her sins
Ruslan and Lyudmila magical opera in 5 acts by M. I Glinka( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in Russian and English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Production by the Kirov Opera of the five-act romantic opera based on the poem by Pushkin
Anna Bolena opera ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in Italian and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry VIII plots to dispose of Anne so he can pursue Jane. His opportunity comes with the return of Anne's previous lover
Ruslan and Lyudmila by M. I Glinka( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in Russian and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A magical mix of sorcery, knight errantry and romance
Daughter of the regiment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An opera about a little girl who was adopted by a whole regiment
André Previn the kindness of strangers by André Previn( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tony Palmer's 90 min. documentary, filmed around the world, follows Previn's exciting life from Berlin refugee to multi-Oscar-winning film score composer, renowned jazz pianist and chief conductor of both the London Symphony and the Los Angeles Philharmonic orchestras. Previn's remarkable career reached a climax with the premiere of his first opera, 'A streetcar named desire' based on Tennessee Williams' stage play
The kindness of strangers the world of André Previn ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This documentary, filmed around the world, follows Previn's life from Berlin refugee to multi-Oscar-winning film score composer, renowned jazz pianist and chief conductor of both the London Symphony and the Los Angeles Philharmonic orchestras. The documentary features preparations, rehearsals and first performances of the opera A streetcar named desire in San Francisco Opera production
Dundurn Performing Arts Library Bundle - Music Opening Windows by Ezra Schabas( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classical music in all its forms is celebrated in this collection of volumes devoted to both instrumental and choral music. The books range from biographies of musical figures to celebrations of Canadian institutions such as the Canadian Opera Company and the Royal Conservatory of Music. An essential purchase for the classical music-loving reader
Les Huguenots [opera in five acts] by Giacomo Meyerbeer( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After dominating the international opera stage for more than 30 years, Dame Joan Sutherland takes a final bow in her stunning farewell performance of Les Huguenots, Meyerbeer's grand French opera. Now regarded as one of the most memorable nights in Australia's musical history, Sutherland's formidable vocal skill is on full display throughout the demanding score, while conductor Richard Bonynge inspires orchestral brilliance at every turn
Ruslan and Lyudmila : magic opera in five acts ; [bonus features: "Introducing Ruslan" & "Catching up with music"] by M. I Glinka( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in Russian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anna Bolena tragedia lirica in 2 acts by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Wiener Staatsoper mounted this 2011 production of Gaetano Donizetti's opera Anna Bolena, about the titular wife of King Henry VIII (here referred to as Enrico VIII). The production stars Anna Netrebko in the title role, Ildebrando D'Arcangelo as Enrico, Elina Garanca as Giovanna Seymour, and Dan Paul Dumitrescu as Lord Rochefort. Eric Genovese directs for the stage; The Chorus and Orchestra of the Wiener Staatsoper provide musical accompaniment under the baton of Evelino Pido. Luisa Spinatelli designed the costumes, Claire Sternberg and Jacques Gabel created the sets, and Martin Schebesta and Thomas Lang serve as chorus masters. Henry VIII plots to dispose of Anne so he can pursue Jane. His opportunity comes with the return of Anne's previous lover
Lotfi Mansouri an Operatic Journey by Lotfi Mansouri( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lively and engaging memoir of one of opera's driving forces
True tales from the mad, mad, mad world of opera by Lotfi Mansouri( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everything about opera is larger than life, but the bigger the art form, the bigger the potential for disaster. When things go wrong at the opera house, they really go wrong. No one has a greater or more intimate knowledge of such moments than Lotfi Mansouri
The first ten years a tribute to Lotfi Mansouri, general director, Canadian Opera Company by Canadian Opera Company( Recording )
3 editions published in 1987 in 3 languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joan Sutherland gala farewell Les Huguenots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruslan and Lyudmila by M. I Glinka( Recording )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in Russian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Mansouri, Lotfallah 1929-2013
Mansouri, Lotfollah
Manṣūrī, Luṭfī, 1929-
Languages
English (56)
French (42)
Italian (26)
Russian (21)
German (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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