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Ewing, Maria

Overview
Works: 217 works in 578 publications in 7 languages and 6,376 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical settings  Television adaptations  Operas  Parodies, imitations, etc  Musical films  Music  History  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Other, Actor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Maria Ewing
Carmen by Georges Bizet ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bizet opera performed by the Glyndebourne Festival Opera about a gypsy who has an affair with a lieutenant and a toreador
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Coronation of Poppea (L'Incoronazione di Poppea) tells the amoral story of the Roman Emperor Nero's love affair with the scheming and seductive Poppea, with evil triumphing over good, while the allegorical figures from the Prologue - Fortune, Virtue and Love look on
Salome by Richard Strauss ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The biblical story of Salome and the fate of John the Baptist
Pelléas et Mélisande by Claude Debussy ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Star conductor Simon Rattle leads a superb cast in this mesmerizing performance of Debussy's rarely staged opera. Stéphane Degout and Magdalena Kožená are the tragic title couple--lovers caught in a web of passion as strong as it is forbidden. Gerald Finley delivers a remarkable portrayal of Golaud, Mélisande's husband and Pelléas's half-brother, and Felicity Palmer is their mother, Geneviève. Willard White brings dramatic and vocal intensity to the brief but crucial role of the blind old king Arkel
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aftermath of courtship by Count Almaviva to Rosina who had been the ward of Dr. Bartolo. The courtship involved the count in actions supported by the town barber Figaro. Dr. Bartolo and a former servant Marcellina conspire to seek revenge on Figaro
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk by Dmitrij D Šostakovič ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of Katerina Ismailova, who is trapped in a loveless marriage. The action takes place in Mtsensk immediately before the Russian Revolution of 1917. In the tradition of "Anna Karenina" and "Madame Bovary" Katerina's fatalistic pusuit of passion has disasterous results
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Figaro, the title character, is a matchmaker and man about town as well as a barber. He devises a way to get Rosina to marry Almaviva instead of her guardian, to whom she is already engaged
Essential opera ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Italian and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve highlights from the world's most popular operas, performed by a galaxy of stars
Dido & Aeneas by Henry Purcell ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dido, queen of Carthage, has fallen in love with the Trojan prince, Aeneas. During the celebrations for the couples' union, the evil sorceress plots with her coven of witches for the couples' heartbreak and tragedy
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in Italian and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A filmed performance of Mozart's classic comic opera based on Beaumarchais' tale of romantic rivalry between a lecherous Count and his clever resourceful valet Figaro. The Count, neglecting his wife, pursues Susanna, Figaro's bride-to-be, but after much plotting and counter-plotting by all concerned he's exposed. He asks his wife's forgiveness and Figaro and Susanna are married
Requiem KV 626 (Instrum.: Franz Beyer) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic content and Latin and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1982 in Italian and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comic masterpiece taken from Beaumarchais' comedy
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell ( )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
SYNOPSIS: In order to cure her unhappiness, Dido, queen of Carthage, marries the Trojan prince, Aeneas, who is madly in love with her. While Dido and Aeneas are out hunting, an evil Sorceress and her assistants plot the destruction of Dido and Carthage. Soon, an evil witch disguised as the God Mercury stops Aeneas. She tells him that he must abandon Carthage and found a new Troy on Latin soil. While Aeneas hates the thought of leaving Dido, he cannot refuse a god's command. In the end, Aeneas decides to defy the god's command and stay with Dido. Nevertheless, Dido refuses to stay with a lover who even considered leaving her and soon dies
Andrea Chénier by Umberto Giordano ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tale of the young poet and his tragic life and death during the French Revolution
La damoiselle élue Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune ; Images pour orchestre no. 2 : Iberia by Claude Debussy ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shéhérazade, etc by Maurice Ravel ( )
4 editions published in 1991 in 3 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shéhérazade ; Alborada del gracioso ; Ma mère l'oye ; La valse ; L'éventail de Jeanne: Fanfare ; La Vallée des cloches by Maurice Ravel ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1991 in French and English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Barber of Seville Il Barbiere di Siviglia : a comic opera in two acts ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1982 in Italian and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The opera is based on Beaumarchais' comedy Le Barbier de Seville. The action occupies a single day, is set in Seville, and revolves around the devious efforts of the young Count Almaviva, aided by Figaro, the barber of Seville, to woo and marry Rosina, the ward of old Dr. Bartolo, who intends to wed the girl himself to acquire her dowry. After a hilarious series of machinations the young couple succeed in marrying against Bartolo's wishes
Debussy/Ravel by Simon Rattle ( )
1 edition published in 2008 and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ewing, Maria Louise.
Ewingová, M.
Ewingová, Maria.
Languages
Italian (101)
French (60)
English (33)
German (26)
Russian (9)
Spanish (1)
Latin (1)
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