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Glyndebourne Festival Chorus

Overview
Works: 561 works in 1,787 publications in 4 languages and 23,758 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television programs  Operas  Parodies, imitations, etc  Popular music  Interviews  Live sound recordings  Jazz vocals 
Roles: Performer, Singer, per, Vocalist, Actor, Musician
Classifications: M1500.M69, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,435 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 )
45 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The first complete recording of the opera based on Gershwin's original score, restoring the material cut by Gershwin during rehearsals for the New York premiere in 1935, was made by the Cleveland Orchestra under Lorin Maazel in 1976, in time for the U.S. Bicentennial"-Wikipedia (Feb 2007)
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
56 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schwarzkopf samlingen
The Marriage of Figaro a comic opera in 4 acts ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in Italian and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opera based on Beaumarchais' sequel to his Barber of Seville
Carmen by Georges Bizet ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 652 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
Don Giovanni dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mozart's version of the Don Juan legend
The Mikado by Arthur Sullivan ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 580 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
The rake's progress by Igor Stravinsky ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Glyndebourne Festival's production of Stravinsky's Opera The Rake's Progress
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Coronation of Poppea (L'Incoronazione di Poppea) tells the amoral 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 - Fortune, Virtue and Love look on
Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 392 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
Le nozze di Figaro K. 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( )
23 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the entire opera
Orfeo ed Euridice by Peter Hall ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in Italian and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Janet Baker stars in Peter Hall's acclaimed Glyndebourne Festival staging of Gluck's 18th century masterpiece. Janet Baker gives one of her finest portrayals as Orfeo, with Elisabeth Speiser as Euridice and Elizabeth Gale as Amore
The pirates of Penzance by Arthur Sullivan ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First work recorded February, March, 1929; Second work recorded September, 1933
Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
32 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A splendid keepsake of a production which must surely rank among Glyndebourne's greatest, a noble performance of the work in which Mozart's dramatic genius first attained its full stature." -- Thomas Heinitz, Saturday Review. (cover)
Giulio Cesare opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of love and power set in the Middle East. Centers around Cleopatra's manipulation of Caesar and Ptolemy
HMS Pinafore Trial by jury by Arthur Sullivan ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The gondoliers by Arthur Sullivan ( Recording )
24 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madrigals by Claudio Monteverdi ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brunswick : Axtl 1051
Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 287 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
Albert Herring by Benjamin Britten ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albert - a gullible, naïve greengrocer lad who, much to his embarrassment, is made Village May King when it is realized there are no longer any girls with the necessary virtuous qualifications
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Choeur du Festival de Glyndebourne.
Chor des Glyndebourne Festivals.
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
Languages
English (204)
Italian (192)
French (21)
German (5)
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