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Tourangeau, Huguette

Works: 207 works in 675 publications in 5 languages and 7,380 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed operas  Live sound recordings  History  Operas  Interviews  Filmed performances  Film adaptations  Concert films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, per, Commentator, Vocalist, Musician, Other
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Huguette Tourangeau
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

25 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PAVAROTTI, Luciano (tenor). MILNES, Sherrill (baritone). SUTHERLAND, Joan (soprano). DAVIES, Ryland (tenor). GHIAUROV, Nicolai (bass). TOURANGEAU, Huguette (mezzo-soprano). POLI, Pier Francesco (tenor). ROYAL OPERA HOUSE CHORUS. ROYAL OPERA HOUSE ORCHESTRA. BONYNGE, Richard (conductor)
Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( Recording )

29 editions published between 1972 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoffman drunk in a tavern is coerced by a group of student to tell them tales and stories of his love life. After telling the stories, he awakes to see Stella, his secret new love in the arms of his rival Counsellor Lindorf
Les Huguenots [opera in five acts] by Giacomo Meyerbeer( Recording )

26 editions published between 1970 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After dominating the international opera stage for more than 30 years, Dame Joan Sutherland takes a final bow in her stunning farewell performance of Les Huguenots, Meyerbeer's grand French opera. Now regarded as one of the most memorable nights in Australia's musical history, Sutherland's formidable vocal skill is on full display throughout the demanding score, while conductor Richard Bonynge inspires orchestral brilliance at every turn
Esclarmonde; [romantic opera in four acts and eight scenes, including a prologue and an epilogue] by Jules Massenet( Recording )

59 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parisian audiences in 1889 were thrilled by Massenet's wizardry in telling the story of Esclarmonde, the princess of Byzantium with magical powers, and her love for the heroic knight Roland. But the title role was so difficult that the opera languished for decades, until Joan Sutherland, with her dazzling ability to sing the most fearsome embellishments, brought this jewel of an opera to life for modern audiences
Maria Stuarda by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

51 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria Stuarda: Tragedia lirica in tre atti. Libretto: Giuseppe Bardari
Lakmé by Léo Delibes( Visual )

19 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera Australia performs this famous opera, with Joan Sutherland in the title role of Lakme
The #1 opera album( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le roi de Lahore by Jules Massenet( Recording )

25 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Roi de Lahore: Opéra en cinq actes. Livret: Louis Gallet
Concierto de Aranjuez Fantasía para un gentilhombre by Joaquín Rodrigo( Recording )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thérèse [musical drama in 2 acts by Jules Massenet( Recording )

32 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thérèse: Drame musical en deux actes. Livret: Jules Claretie
La stupenda! the supreme voice of Joan Sutherland by Joan Sutherland( Recording )

3 editions published in 2001 in Italian and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rodelinda by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth Handel opera to enter the Met repertoire, Rodelinda stars Renée Fleming in the title role of the Queen of Lombardy and grieving widow of King Bertarido (countertenor Andreas Scholl), who furiously rejects marriage to Grimoaldo (tenor Kobie van Rensburg), the usurper of her late husband's throne. Plot complications come thick and fast, among them the revelation that Bertarido is alive, with the characters' emotions exquisitely expressed in Handel's alternately lyrical and virtuosic arias. The stellar cast also includes Stephanie Blythe and John Relyea. Conductor Patrick Summers leads this thrilling performance
The greatest opera show on Earth by Various Artists( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in Italian and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential opera( Recording )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in Italian and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'oracolo Reminiscenses of the music from James Bernard Fagan's play The prayer of the sword by Franco Leoni( Recording )

5 editions published in 1977 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Oracolo: Opera in One Act. Libretto: Camillo Zanoni
El sombrero de tres picos The three cornered hat : complete ballet ; El amor brujo : complete ballet by Manuel de Falla( Recording )

2 editions published in 1983 in Spanish and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Stuart by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ill-fated power struggle between Elizabeth, Queen of England, and Mary, Queen of Scots, has inspired many different works, and in this film by the award-winning director Petr Weigl, the aim is to contrast two seemingly opposing art forms and to fuse the two into a new form of artistic expression. On the one hand, Weigl takes the words of Friedrich Schiller's stage play and, on the other hand, the lyrics and music of Gaetano Donizetti's operatic work to retell this famous story--Adapted from the container
Rigoletto scenes and arias by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

3 editions published in 1988 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Huguette Tourangeau Canadees zangeres

Huguette Tourangeau French-Canadian operatic mezzo-soprano

Huguette Tourangeau kanadische Opernsängerin

Huguette Tourangeau mezzosoprano canadese

Tourangeau, Marie Jeannine Huguette

French (139)

Italian (83)

English (17)

German (16)

Spanish (9)