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Glyndebourne Festival Chorus

Works: 625 works in 1,918 publications in 4 languages and 26,865 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Operas  Televised operas  Television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Musical films  Music videos 
Roles: Performer, Singer, per, Actor, Musician
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera stage production of the Gershwins' classic musical drama Porgy and Bess, which portrays the lives of the occupants of Catfish Row. The television production was shot using the recording made of the 1989 production for its soundtrack
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

34 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy and Bess: Opera in Three Acts. Libretto: DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin
The Mikado by Arthur Sullivan( )

27 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ohio Opera's 2008 Festival performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's classic opera includes all the music as well the complete dialogue
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

55 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schwarzkopf samlingen
HMS Pinafore ; Trial by jury by Arthur Sullivan( )

19 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Hall's production reveals Bizet's opera as a torrid drama of passion, blood, and squalor. Featuring Malcolm Walker, Marie McLaughlin, Barry McCauley, Xavier Depraz, Maria Ewing, and Elizabeth Collier
The Marriage of Figaro a comic opera in 4 acts( Visual )

8 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in Italian and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera based on Beaumarchais' sequel to his Barber of Seville
Porgy & Bess highlights by George Gershwin( )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Giovanni dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

24 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart's version of the Don Juan legend
The rake's progress by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

33 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Rakewell leaves his country home and Anne the girl he loves, to seek his fortune in London. He unwittingly sells his soul to Nick Shadow in return for a year and a day's enjoyment in the city. When the day of reckoning comes, Tom has second thoughts and his strongest weapon is his love for Anne who has come to London to save him
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

32 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Roman Emperor, Nero's love affair with the scheming and seductive Poppea, with evil triumphing over good while the allegorical figures from the Prologue - Future, Virtue and Love look on
Le nozze di Figaro K. 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

26 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the entire opera
The pirates of Penzance ; Overtures by Arthur Sullivan( )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck( Visual )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in Italian and English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This opera features Janet Baker, Elizabeth Gale, Elisabeth Speiser, and the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Despondent at the the death of Euridice, Orfeo descends into the underworld to fetch her. The condition of her return is that he may not look at her until they are back on earth
Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the grandeur and shabbiness of Venice in the grip of disease. Portrays the moral and physical degeneration of Aschenbach, the writer whose obsessive and self-devouring pursuit of beauty in the form of the boy Tadzio leads him to humiliation and death
Mozart's The magic flute( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in German and Italian and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart at the Glyndebourne with Bernard Haitink conducting the London Philharmonic and unusual set design by David Hockney
Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

31 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taped during the first-ever performance of Idomeneo at the Metropolitan Opera, New York, in 1982
The gondoliers ; Cello concerto by Arthur Sullivan( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

31 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters whose fiancés have gone off to war (or so they pretend), a clever maid, a cynical old philosopher, and those same two fiancés in disguise--six characters is all it takes for Mozart and his librettist, Lorenzo Da Ponte, to explore both the fun and the heartbreak that love can lead to in this equally lighthearted and deeply human comedy. James Levine masterfully leads a stellar cast that includes Carol Vaness and Tatiana Troyanos as the sisters, Jerry Hadley and Thomas Hampson as their fiancés, Betsy Norden as Despina, and Richard Van Allen as Don Alfonso
The yeomen of the guard by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

15 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Yeoman of the guard Anthony Raffell, Philip Potter, Donald Adams, David Palmer, John Reed, Kenneth Sandford, David Palmer, Thomas Lawlor, Elizabeth Harwood, Ann Hood, Gillian Knight, Margaret Eales Royal PhilharmonicOrchestra Sir Malcolm Sargent, conductor libretto included
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Death in Venice
Alternative Names
Choeur du Festival de Glyndebourne.

Chor des Glyndebourne Festivals.

Chr Festiwalu Operowego w Glyndebourne.

Chorus of the Glyndebourne Festival.

Coro del Festival di Glyndebourne.

Glyndebourne Chorus.

Glyndebourne Festival Choir.

Glyndebourne Festival Chorus

Glyndebourne Festival Opera

Glyndebourne festival opera Choeur

Glyndebourne Festival Opera Chorus.

Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company Choir

Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company Chorus

Glyndebourne Opera Chorus

The Glyndebourne Chorus.

English (181)

Italian (175)

French (23)

German (9)

Death in Venice