WorldCat Identities

Adams, Donald

Overview
Works: 115 works in 268 publications in 4 languages and 5,372 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Musical films  Televised operas  Filmed operas  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Music videos  Comedy films  Live sound recordings 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Actor, Editor, Instrumentalist
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Donald Adams
The pirates of Penzance by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

28 editions published between 1968 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pirates of Penzance. Peter Pratt, Donald Adams, Howard Short, Thomas Round, Kenneth Sandford, Jean Hindmarsh, Beryl Dixon, Marion Martin, Ann Drummond-Grant. Chorus of the D'Oylu Carte Opera Company. TheNew Symphony Orchestra of London. Isidore Godfrey, conductor
Gilbert & Sullivan's The sorcerer by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexis, son of Sir Marmaduke Pointdextre, determined that all share the purity of his true love to Aline, daughter of Lady Sangazure, arranges for a love potion to be administered to everyone in the village
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Italian and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A battle of the sexes, loaded with confusion, mixed identities, a boy dressed up as a girl, and hilarious dialogue with plenty of double entendre. The impending marriage of Figaro to Susanna is threatened by the scheming of Count Almaviva, who desires Susanna for himself, and Marcellina, who wants to marry Figaro herself. All problems are resolved with the help of Countess Almaviva, and the couple are able to marry
The Mikado by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

13 editions published between 1958 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 418 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
H.M.S. Pinafore by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

9 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sailor and the captain's daughter decide to elope but a bumboat woman reveals that he is of noble birth which allows a happy outcome
Gilbert & Sullivan's Patience, or Bunthorne's bride by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poet and aesthete Reginald Bunthorne loves village milkmaid Patience who doesn't love poetry or understand love. She finally discovers what it means and decides to marry Reginald's rival
Gilbert and Sullivan's Ruddigore, or The witch's curse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each Lord of Ruddigore is cursed to commit a crime a day or die. Robin, who is the Lord of Ruddigore living incognito to avoid the family curse, is exposed and forced into a life of crime until logic offers an ingenious solution and reunion with Rose Maybud
Patience by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patience. Donald Adams, John Cartier, Philip Potter, John Reed, Kenneth Sandford, Mary Sansom, Yvonne Newman, Beti Lloyd-Jones, JenniferToye, Gillian Knight. The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, The New Symphony Orchestra. Isidore Godfrey, conductor. Libretto and notes
H.M.S. Pinafore : or, The lass that loved a sailor : complete with dialogue by Arthur Sullivan( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iolanthe : or, The peer and the peri : complete with dialogue by Arthur Sullivan( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rake's progress by Igor Stravinsky( )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historic broadcast captures the U.S. premiere of Stravinsky's landmark opera. Legendary conductor Fritz Reiner leads an extraordinary cast, headed by Eugene Conley as Tom Rakewell, the young man whose sudden inheritance leads to his downfall and the loss of his beloved, Anne Trulove, sung by the great Hilde Güden. Mack Harrell is Nick Shadow, Tom's Mephistophelian mentor and guide on his journey to dissolution. Blanche Thebom sings Baba the Turk and Norman Scott is Anne's father, Trulove
The yeomen of the guard by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

13 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 218 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
Patience by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poet Reginald Bunthorne pursues the village milkmaid, Patience, but she eventually decides to marry his rival
Kát'a Kabanova by Leoš Janáček( Visual )

5 editions published between 1099 and 2001 in Czech and Undetermined and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katya and her husband, Tichon, are dominated by Tichon's mother, Kabanicha. When Kabanicha sendsTichon away on a short trip, Katya falls in love with Boris
The yeomen of the guard ; Trial by jury by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mikado by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mikado's son (Nanki-Poo) dons a disguise to confuse an elderly admirer
Iolanthe, or, The peer and the peri : with dialogue by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The very best of Gilbert and Sullivan by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HMS Pinafore ; The pirates of Penzance, Ruddigore, the mikado by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mikado ; The pirates of Penzance ; H.M.S. Pinafore ; Trial by jury ; The Yeomen of the Guard by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Patience
Alternative Names
Donald Adams artiste lyrique

Donald Adams Brits acteur (1928-1996)

Donald Adams englischer Opernsänger

Дональд Адамс

دونالد آدامز بازیگر، خواننده، و خواننده اپرا بریتانیایی

Languages
English (87)

German (5)

Czech (4)

Italian (3)

Covers
Patience