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Corbelli, Alessandro

Works: 247 works in 771 publications in 7 languages and 6,716 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Operas  Musical settings  Music  Methods‡vSelf-instruction  Interviews  Film and video adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Actor, Other, Author, Vocalist, per
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Alessandro Corbelli
La Cenerentola by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )
57 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rossini's enchanting retelling of the Cinderella story features Jennifer Larmore as Angelina, the good and modest girl at the mercy of her nasty stepsisters. Her charms capture the heart of her Prince Charming, the handsome Don Ramiro (Raúl Giménez)--who is disguised as his own valet, Dandini (Alessandro Corbelli). Heartbreak and comic confusion ensue before the lovers are finally united. Simone Alaimo sings Angelina's bumbling stepfather Don Magnifico and John Relyea is the suave and wizardly philosopher Alidoro
Così fan tutte dramma giocoso in due atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )
28 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ferrando and Guglielmo, two soldiers, make a wager that their respective lovers will be faithful in their absence
L'Italiana in Algeri by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )
33 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Levine on the podium brings an ideal blend of sparkle and lyricism to Rossini's enchanting comedy. Olga Borodina is Isabella, the Italian girl who ends up in Algiers as she searches for her lost lover, Lindoro, sung by the sensational Juan Diego Flórez. Ferruccio Furlanetto is Mustafà, the Bey of Algiers, who keeps Lindoro prisoner and decides to make Isabella his own wife--even though he is already married to Elvira (Lyubov Petrova). Earle Patriarco is Taddeo and Mariusz Kwiecien sings the pirate captain Haly
La cenerentola by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )
32 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of the Cinderella story. The story is the familiar fairy tale but with the fairy element left out. In place of the fairy godmother, we have Alidoro, a philosophic person and friend of the Prince. The glass slipper is replaced with a pair of bracelets. One of these bracelets is given to the Prince at the ball and recognition of the other leads to the customary happy ending
Il turco in Italia by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )
27 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il Turco in Italia: Dramma buffo per musica in due atti. Libretto: Felice Romani
La fille du régiment a comic opera in two acts by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The waif Marie is adopted by a French army regiment, falls in love with a Tyrolean youth called Tonio, but is carried off to live with the Marquise of Berkenfeld who plans to turn her into a genteel lady and marry her to an aristocrat; but the Marquise turns out to be her long lost mother who lets her marry Tonio in the end
Gianni Schicchi by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Italian and English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this new production, filmed live at the Glyndebourne Opera House, Alessandro Corbelli takes the title role in Annabel Arden's whirlwind production of Puccini's compact opera
Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anyone lucky enough to have seen Kiri Te Kanawa in one of her great Mozart roles knows that this performance is a treasure. As Fiordiligi, one of the two sisters unknowingly being tested by their fiancées, Te Kanawa pulled at our heartstrings even while she was making us laugh. Nothing in the bravura vocal writing, with its fiendish runs and jumps, was too much for her creamy, exquisite voice. Diana Montague is her sister and fellow victim of their love interests, played by David Rendall and Håkan Hagegård
Lo frate 'nnamorato commedia per musica ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A rare recording of Pergolesi's second opera, a comic tale of tangled love in which three girls resist their arranged marriages in pursuit of the same young man."--Container
Soirées musicales by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )
11 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soirées musicales: Huites ariettes et quatre duettos en italien pour voix différentes et piano. Textes: Carlo Pepoli et Pietro Metastasio
Don Pasquale dramma buffo in tre atti by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Italian and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comic opera that tells of the trials and tribulations of a rich elderly man married to a cunning and unfaithful younger woman who really wishes to marry his nephew
Lodoïska by Luigi Cherubini( Recording )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lodoïska: Comédie héroïque en trois actes. Livret: Claude-François Fillette-Loraux
Le nozze di Figaro K. 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Italian and German and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the entire opera
Linda di Chamounix by Gaetano Donizetti( )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Linda Di Chamounix] Antionietta Stella, soprano Cesare Valletti, tenor Giuseppe Taddei, baritone Renato Capecchi, baritone Fedora Barbieri, contralto Chorus and Orchestra of the Teatro di San Car o di Napoli Tullio Serafin, conductor Libretto included
Don Pasquale by Gaetano Donizetti( )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a wealthy old bachelor decides to take a pretty young wife, he is--this being opera--in for trouble. Especially when that wife is the enchanting Reri Grist. Fernando Corena sings the matrimonially inclined title hero, whose plan to disinherit his nephew--the suave, mesmerizing Alfredo Kraus--backfires with more than a little help from Tom Krause's Dr. Malatesta
Rita by Gaetano Donizetti( )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in Italian and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 1950 production of Rossini's Il Barbiere di Siviglia features Lily Pons as Rosina, Giuseppe di Stefano as Count Almaviva and Giuseppe Valdengo as Figaro
Lo frate 'nnamorato opera in three acts by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( Visual )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An 18th-century commedia musicale that presents a tale of mismatched lovers and rival suitors, and provides a wealth of arias and ensemble pieces displaying a variety of melodies
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Rita, ou "Le mari battu" by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in Italian and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Audience level: 0.47 (from 0.31 for Gianni Sch ... to 0.89 for Rita ...)
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Italian (239)
German (23)
French (13)
English (9)
Dutch (3)
Chinese (1)
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