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Gobbi, Tito

Overview
Works: 1,002 works in 3,012 publications in 8 languages and 29,442 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Biography  Motion picture music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Art music  Stories, plots, etc 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Commentator, Vocalist, Director, Other, bar, Actor, Narrator, Musician, Librettist, Interviewee, Donor, Author of introduction, Host
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( )

267 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 4,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tosca: Melodramma in tre atti. Libretto: Giuseppe Giacosa e Luigi Illica
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( )

131 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's last work is his only major comedy and one of his crowning glories. Judith Raskin and Luigi Alva are the enchanting Fenton and Nannetta who want to be married even though her father, Ford (Frank Guarrera), objects. Ford's wife Alice (Phyllis Curtin) is being wooed by Falstaff (Ezio Flagello) who is also interested in Meg Page (Mildred Miller). Fortunately Dame Quickly (Fedora Barbieri) is a match for Falstaff and teaches him a lesson
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( )

83 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is Maria Callas's only broadcast from the stage of the Met. Hearing "La Divina" in an actual performance is a unique thrill, and Lucia is a huge part of the palpable Callas mystique. Donizetti's bloody tale of the Scottish lass torn from her true love and forced into an arranged marriage, only to go mad and murder her bridegroom on their wedding night, was the perfect vehicle for Callas's wizardry. Her haunting voice simply becomes Lucia's--every facet of emotion so pronounced that we cannot escape her spell
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( )

74 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete operas sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the librettos with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composers, biographies of the principal singers and conductors
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

86 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording of Rossini's famous comic opera was recorded in 1957, in Kingsway Hall, London, and digitally remastered in 1997
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( )

59 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this eagerly-awaited complete opera recording from superstar Andrea Bocelli, the tenor assembles a fine cast to explore Verdi's most spectacular work: the award-winning American soprano Kristin Lewis takes the role of Aida, the brilliant Italian mezzo Veronica Simeoni as Amneri. Giorgio Giuseppini takes the role of Il Re (the Egyptian King), the powerful Ambrogio Maestri ("Italy's answer to Bryn Terfel") as Amonasro and Carlo Colombara, renowned Verdi bass, as Ramfis
Il trittico by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

49 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first work is a love tale set among the poor bargemen of Paris. The second work relates the story of a nun's suicide. The third work is a humorous story of greedy relatives who manipulate a dead man's will
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

86 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 864 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
Simon Boccanegra by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

59 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Simon Boccanegra" Tito Gobbi, baritone Boris Christoff, bass Victoria de Los Angeles, soprano Giuseppe Campora, tenor Orchestra and Chorus of the Opera House, Rome Gabriele Santini, conductor libretto included
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( )

14 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tosca : (highlights) by Giacomo Puccini( )

17 editions published between 1965 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tosca(excerpts): Dammi i colori...Recondita armoni;Mario!Mario!Mario!...Perce chiuso;Tre sbirri...Una carrozza;Floria!Amore...La povera mia cena fu interrotta...Gia, mi dicon venal;Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore...Sei troppo bella...Tosca, finalmente mia!;E lucevan le stella...O dolci mani...Amaro sol er te Maria Callas, soprano Chorus of the Theatre National de l'Opera Jean Laforge, chorus master Orchestre de la Societe des Concerts du Conservatoire Georges Pretre, conductor
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

48 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This performance features the legendary African-American contralto Marian Anderson in her history-making Met debut role of Ulrica, the fortune-teller. At first her predictions are all good news. But who would believe the best friend of the king would actually murder him? Absurd. That's what the king (Jan Peerce) thinks. But he loves Amelia (Zinka Milanov), the wife of his friend Renato (Robert Merrill). And when Renato discovers them together, he joins the plot against the king. This is Verdian passion at its best
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

79 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story: Act I. The action unfolds on Cyprus, under Venetian rule in the 16th century. The scene is outside the castle, residence of Otello, governor of the island, facing the port. It is night. A furious storm churns the sea, and a crowd of Venetian citizens and soldiers helplessly watch while the ship of the Moor Otello desperately tries to make it into port. Only Iago, one of Otello's men, does not participate in the general apprehension for the safety of his leader: he hates Otello, because Otello has promoted Cassio captain instead of him; he meditates revenge. The crowd is jubilant as Otello finally lands safely and announces that the Turkish fleet has been defeated. When the Moor enters the castle, the fireworks start and all drink to his victory. In the midst of the rejoicing, Iago starts to weave the scheme that will lead to his commander's downfall: he treacherously insinuates to Roderigo, who had revealed to Iago his love for Otello's wife, Desdemona, that Captain Cassio also feels the same affection for the woman. Then Iago gets Cassio drunk, and incites a fight between the two men, but the dangerous duel that starts between them is stopped by Montano. However, the peacemaker is wounded by Cassio. Iago sounds the alarm, swelling the episode out of proportion until the crowd is in tumult. Called back by the shouts and noise, Otello, falsely informed by Iago, punishes Cassio and demotes him. This is a first victory for Iago, who exults
Gianni Schicchi by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

48 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booklet contains synopsis and libretto
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

60 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

GOBBI, Tito (baritone). SULIOTIS, Elena (soprano). CAVA, Carlo (bass). PREVEDI, Bruno (tenor). CARRAL, Dora (soprano). D'AURIA, Anna (soprano). KRAUTLER, Walter (tenor). FOIANI, Giovanni (bass). VIENNA STATE OPERA CHORUS. VIENNA OPERA ORCHESTRA. GARDELLI, Lamberto (conductor)
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

44 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Verdi's most intriguing masterpieces, this March 1964 performance of Verdi's Don Carlo captures the opera's unique and tragic grandeur
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Recording )

47 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Vissi d'arte : the Puccini love songs by Giacomo Puccini( )

5 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( )

36 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 352 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Cavalleria rusticana
Alternative Names
Gobbi, T.

Gobbi, T. 1913-1984

Gobbi, T. (Tito)

Gobbi, Tito 1913-1984

Gobbi, Titto 1913-1984

Tito Gobbi baritono italiano

Tito Gobbi Italiaans zanger

Tito Gobbi Italian opera singer

Tito Gobbi italienischer Bariton

Tito Gobbi italiensk skådespelare och sångare

Tito Gobbi italiensk skodespelar og songar

Tito Gobbi italiensk skuespiller og sanger

Tito Qobbi

Titus Gobbi

Гобби, Тито

Тито Гоби

Тіто Гоббі

Ціта Гобі

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טיטו גובי

טיטו גובי שחקן איטלקי

تیتو گابی خواننده و بازیگر ایتالیایی

ティート・ゴッビ

Languages
Italian (997)

English (77)

German (42)

Spanish (5)

French (3)

Hungarian (3)

Chinese (1)

Dutch (1)

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