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Figueras, Montserrat

Works: 368 works in 1,067 publications in 9 languages and 5,734 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music videos  Music  History  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films  Interviews 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Author, Vocalist, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Other, Conductor, Musician, per
Classifications: M1500.M78, 780
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Montserrat Figueras
L'Orfeo favola in musica by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

36 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the legend of Orpheus and Euridice: their marriage, Euridice's death, Orfeo's decend to Hades, his promise with Pluto in order to bring her back to Earth, his ultimate disappointment of loosing Euridice again caused by broken promise
Tous les matins du monde bande originale du film by Concert des nations (Musical group)( Recording )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miguel de Cervantes, Don Quijote de la Mancha romances y músicas by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Recording )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Exactly 400 years since the publication of Don Quixote, Jordi Savall has conceived a project: to gather together all the airs, songs and ballads written or quoted by Cervantes, as well as those to which the author alludes throughout the novel. The result is a rich and colourful programme of music, punctuated by a reading of some of the finest passages from Don Quixote."--MDT website
Isabel I, Reina de Castilla luces y sombras en el tiempo de la primera gran Reina del Renacimiento by Capella Reial( Recording )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ninna nanna, ca. 1500-2002 Berceuses = Lullabies = Nanas = Wiegenlieder by Montserrat Figueras( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in Multiple languages and No Linguistic content and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jérusalem la ville des deux paix: la paix céleste et la paix terrestre = city of the two peaces: heavenly peace and earthly peace( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in Multiple languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harmonie universelle by Jordi Savall( Recording )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homenatge al Misteri d'Elx La vespra by Capella Reial( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in Catalan and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lux feminæ, 900-1600 by Montserrat Figueras( Recording )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dinastia Borja església i poder al Renaixement by Jordi Savall( Recording )

5 editions published in 2010 in Multiple languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una cosa rara, ossia, Belleza ed onestà by Vicente Martín y Soler( Recording )

2 editions published in 1991 in Italian and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arie e lamenti per voce sola by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cant de la Sibilla by Montserrat Figueras( Recording )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sibylliske sange anvendt i det katolsk-liturgiske officium fra ca. år 1000 til i det 16. årh
Francisco Javier la ruta de Oriente by Francis Xavier( Recording )

3 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musikvalg inspireret af missionæren Francisco Javiers (1506-1553) rejse fra Europa til Kina og Japan
Ludi musici the spirit of dance( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in Miscellaneous languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El cant de la Sibil·la. Mallorca [and] València 1400-1560 by Montserrat Figueras( Recording )

13 editions published in 1999 in 5 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains two versions of the Song of Sibyl, which was sung in the Catalan language and interpolated into Matins of Christmas Day during the 15th and 16th centuries. The first version was written for a convent in Majorca; its reconstruction includes a drone accompaniment and solo instrumental interpolations before each verse and before each repetition of the refrain, with verses performed mainly by a soloist and refrains by women's ensemble, in unison or two parts. The second version is from a tradition in Valencia. Its reconstruction is similar, except that it uses three different 4-part harmonizations of the refrain, sung by a men's ensemble
Ninna nanna : ca.1500-2002 by Arvo Pärt( Recording )

3 editions published in 2002 in Undetermined and Multiple languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cançons de la Catalunya mil·lenària Songs of Millennial Catalonia : planys & llegendes by Montserrat Figueras( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This reissue in the Heritage series from 1988 enables us to hear Montserrat Figueras singing the repertoire she embodies like nobody else: traditional Catalan songs. This performance is the natural continuation of her exploration of the great works connected to Catalonia, e.g. the Song of the Sybil or the Red Book of Montserrat (Gregorian manuscript). On this shore of Mediterranean Sea, traditional and 'classical' repertoires are connected in a very intimate way. This album is a landmark of in the career of Montserrat Figueras: her innovative style of interpretation, characterised by great fidelity to the historical sources, combined with an extraordinary creative and expressive power, sounds at its best
Nuove musiche by Giulio Caccini( Recording )

18 editions published between 1601 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Nuove Musiche per voce e strumenti. Testo: autori vari / Nuove Musiche e nuova maniera di scriverle per voce e strumenti. Testo: autori vari
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Audience level: 0.46 (from 0.36 for Ninna nann ... to 0.79 for Nuove musi ...)

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Alternative Names
Figueras García, Montserrat

Figueras García, Montserrat 1942-2011

Figueras i Garcia, Montserrat

Figueras i Garcia, Montserrat 1942-2011

Figueras, M.

Figueras, M. 1942-2011

Figueras, M. (Montserrat), 1942-2011

Figueras, Montserrat

Figueras, Montserrat 1942-

Garcia, Montserrat Figueras i

Montserrat Figueras

Montserrat Figueras katalońska śpiewaczka

Montserrat Figueras Soprano, musician

Montserrat Figueras soprano spagnola

Montserrat Figueras Spaans zanger

Montserrat Figueras Spaans zangeres

Montserrat Figueras španělská zpěvačka

Montserrat Figueras spanische Sopranistin

Montserrat Figueras spansk sångare

Montserrat Figueras spansk sanger

Montserrat Figueras spansk sopran med tidligmusikk som spesiale

Монтсеррат Фігерас

Фигерас, Монтсеррат