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Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Orchestra

Overview
Works: 2,209 works in 4,563 publications in 4 languages and 34,085 library holdings
Genres: Televised operas  Nonfiction television programs  Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Television adaptations  Filmed operas  Televised performances  Opera television programs  Film adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Other, Distributor, Singer, Conductor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.).
 
Most widely held works by Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.).
Opera arias = Opernarien by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in Italian and German and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

19 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Egyptian soldier falls in love with his Ethiopian captive
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

22 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Latin Quarter of 1830's Paris, the opera focuses on the love between the poet Rodolfo and Mimi, who leaves him due to his irrational jealousy, only to return as she is dying of consumption
This is my country by Mormon Tabernacle Choir( )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I want magic! by Renée Fleming( Recording )

8 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I have dreamt; The letter song; Monica's waltz; Summertime; My man's gone now; Glitter and be gay; Ain't it a pretty night; The trees on the mountains; No word from Tom; He has come, he has come!; I want magic!
Orchestral music = Orchestermusik by Richard Wagner( )

4 editions published in 1997 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toward an American opera, 1911-1954 by Victor Herbert( Recording )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally issued on various labels
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in mythical Peking, Princess Turandot declares she will marry any man of royal blood who can solve three riddles she sets him. Failure to solve the riddles will result in execution. Prince Calaf, in spite of many entreaties not to do so, wishes to seek the hand of Turandot. Calaf solves the riddles, but gives Turandot another chance to be rid of him. Ultimately, Turandot discovers that love is the answer she needs
Vanessa by Samuel Barber( Recording )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel Barber's opera had it world premiere at the Met in 1958. In this first revival, soprano Mary Costa took on the title role of the beautiful woman who has waited 20 years for the return of her lover, Anatol. But the man who appears is a younger Anatol, her lover's son, sung by John Alexander. Rosalind Elias as Erika, Vanessa's niece, and Giorgio Tozzi as the Doctor reprise their portrayals from the world premiere. Blanche Thebom is the Old Baroness and William Steinberg conducts
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner( )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opera about the captain of an infamous Dutch ghost ship who can be freed only by a woman who consents to marry him
Live in Tokyo 1988 by Kathleen Battle( )

6 editions published in 1989 in 3 languages and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siegfried by Richard Wagner( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third opera in the "Ring cycle." Siegfried follows the adventures of the son of demigods Siegmund and Sieglinde as he conquers his enemies and rescues the beauteous Brunnhilde with the help of his magic sword
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this final segment of the "Ring cycle," Wagner brings the double tragedy of Wotan and Siegfried full circle. Brünnhilde declares that Wotan is all-powerful and everlasting. With helmet and gleaming armour, she rides through the air leading a resurrected Siegfried by the hand. Siegfried is reconciled with Wotan, and society is cured of its ills
Parsifal by Richard Wagner( Visual )

22 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amfortas, the ruler of the knights of the Holy Grail is ailing from a wound given to him by Klingsor, who had been rejected by the knighthood. A prophecy says that he can only be saved by a "pure fool, enlightened by compassion." Klingsor knows that Parsifal is the person mentioned in the prophecy, and he enlists the mysterious woman Kundry, against her will, to seduce Parsifal and complete his revenge
Die Walküre by Richard Wagner( )

58 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A three disc recording of this famous Wagner opera as performed by a stellar cast of singers and the Berislav Klobucar led Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Bachiana brasileira no. 5 : opera arias & Brazilian folksongs by Bidú Sayão( )

2 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner( Visual )

26 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features James Morris, Mari-Anne Haggander and Chris Ludwig in the Met's acclaimed production
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Recording )

43 editions published between 1918 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ultraphonic: 1660
Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner( Recording )

27 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The loss of the Rheingold and the Delivery of the goddess Freia to Fasott
Die Walküre by Richard Wagner( Recording )

1 edition published in 1988 in German and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Met Orchestra

Met Orchestra (New York, N.Y.)

Met Orchestra (New York, New York)

MET Orchestra New York, NY

Metoroporitan Kagekijo

Metropolitan Opera

Metropolitan Opera bOrchester

Metropolitan Opera House Orchestra

Metropolitan Opera House Orchestra (New York, N.Y.)

Metropolitan Opera House Orchestra (New York, New York)

Metropolitan Opera House Orchestra New York, NY

Metropolitan Opera New York, NY Orchester

Metropolitan Opera New York, NY Orquesta

Metropolitan Opera Orchester

Metropolitan opera orchestra

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (New York)

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (New York, N.Y.)

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (New York, New York)

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra New York, NY

Metropolitan Opera Orquesta

Metropolitan Orchestra

Metropolitan Orchestra New York, NY

New York Metropolitan Orchestra.

Orch. del Metropolitan di New York

Orchester der Metropolitan-Oper

Orchester der Metropolitan Opera

Orchester der Metropolitan Opera New York

Orchester der Metropolitan Opera New York, NY

Orchester des Metropolitan Opera House

Orchester des Metropolitan Opera House New York,NY

Orchestra del Metropolitan di New York.

Orchestra del Metropolitan Opera

Orchestra del Metropolitan Opera House, New York

Orchestra del Teatro Metropolitan

Orchestra del Teatro Metropolitan di New York

Orchestra del Teatro Metropolitan New York

Orchestra del Teatro Metropolitan New York, NY

Orchestra della Metropolitan Opera House

Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera

Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera Association

Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera Association (New York, N.Y.)

Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera Association New York, NY

Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera Association of New York City

Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera New York, NY

Orchestre du Met

Orchestre du metropolitan opera

Orchestre du Metropolitan opera de New York

Orchestre du Metropolitan Opera New York, NY

Orkestr "Metropoliten opera"

Orkiestra Metropolitan Opera w Nowym Jorku

Orquesta del Metropolitan

Orquesta del Metropolitan New York, NY

The Met Orchestra

בית האופרה המטרופוליטנית

メトロポリタン カゲキジョウ

メトロポリタン歌劇場 (39丁目)

メトロポリタン歌劇場管弦楽団

Languages
German (140)

Italian (48)

English (46)

French (28)