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De Palma, Piero

Overview
Works: 578 works in 1,431 publications in 4 languages and 6,886 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Operas  Musical settings  Film adaptations  Stories, plots, etc  Music  Interviews  Live sound recordings  Pictorial works 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer, Other
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Piero De Palma Publications about Piero De Palma
Publications by  Piero De Palma Publications by Piero De Palma
posthumous Publications by Piero De Palma, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Piero De Palma
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
49 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features highlights from Riccardo Muti's interpretation of Verdi's Aida, whose cast includes Montserrat Caballe and Placido Domingo
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
88 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Book (125 p. :
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
76 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musical excerpts drawn from Puccini's Turandot (London 414 274-2) with descriptive narration by Robert Lyall, to promote the upcoming production of the opera on October 21 & 22, 2005 by Opera Grand Rapids in De Vos Hall
Mefistofele by Arrigo Boito ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The elderly scholar Faust is returned to his youth by the satanic Mefistofeles for the pursuit of beauty and knowledge. In the sordid aftermath of two failed love affairs, he reflects on the illusory nature of worldly beauty, and through a mystical union with the divinity, dies redeemed
La rondine [opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Norma by Vincenzo Bellini ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pollione, a Roman Proconsul, has two children by Norma, a Druid priestess, in the course of a long relationship. Norma isn't as young and beautiful as once she was. A temple virgin, Adalgisa, is young and beautiful. Pollione must have her. He has importuned the young virgin to run away with him to Rome, and she has finally agreed. When Norma learns of Pollione's faithlessness, she threatens to kill the two children. Before she can do this, the Druid temple priests apprehend Pollione as he attempts to abscond with their sacred virgin, Adalgisa. The priests build a pyre to burn Pollione to death. Norma relents. Instead of killing the children, she blames herself for her misery and climbs onto the pyre to die with Pollione
Madame Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Violoncello, orchestra accompaniment
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Andrea Chénier by Umberto Giordano ( )
19 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tale of the young poet and his tragic life and death during the French Revolution
Opera's greatest love songs ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in Italian and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1970 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 144 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
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
40 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
La favorita by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1969 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Favorita. Enzo Mascherini, baritone Giulietta Simioato, soprano Guiseppe di Stefano,tenor Cesare Siepi, bass Franco Tortolese,tenor Roberto Rodriguez,soprano . Renato Cellini,director. Libretto included
Mosè by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in Italian and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Falstaff lyric comedy in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in Italian and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A performance of the opera by Verdi, based on a character of William Shakespeare's, drawn from Henry IV and The merry wives of Windsor
La rondine by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1967 and 1994 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soprano Kristine Opolais made a celebrated Met debut in Puccini's bittersweet story of love and loss. She sings Magda, a young woman who leaves behind her luxurious existence as the mistress of the rich Rambaldo (Dwayne Croft) to follow her heart and live with Ruggero (Giuseppe Filianoti)--but their happiness is short-lived. Anna Christy is Magda's feisty maid Lisette and Marius Brenciu sings the poet Prunier
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in Italian and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nessun dorma Puccini's greatest arias by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in Italian and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2008 brought a celebration of Giacomo Puccini, born 150 years ago, and nobody is more identified with him than tenor Luciano Pavarotti as he pays respect by performing all Puccini's greatest tenor arias
Il Turco in Italia by Gioacchino Rossini ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1955 in Italian and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il Turco in Italia. Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Gianandrea Gavazzeni, conductor. Nicola Rossi-Lemeni, bass; Maria Meneghini Callas, soprano; Nicolai Gedda, tenor; Jolanda Gardino, mezzo-soprano; Frano Calabrese, bass; Mariano Stabile, baritone; Piero de Palma, tenor. Libretto included
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded Mar. 30-Apr. 15, 1932 at Teatro alla Scala, Milan, Italy
 
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Alternative Names
Da Palma, Piero
De Palma, P. 1923-2013
De Palma, Piere
DePalma, Piero 1923-2013
Di Palma, Piero.
Di Palma, Piero 1923-2013
Di Palma, Piero, 1925-2013
DiPalma, Piero 1923-2013
Palma, Piero de.
Palma, Piero de 1923-2013
Palma Piero de 1924-2013
Palma, Piero de, 1925-2013
Palma, Piero di.
Palma, Piero di 1923-2013
Languages
Italian (321)
German (42)
English (7)
Chinese (1)
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