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Svendén, Birgitta

Overview
Works: 124 works in 274 publications in 4 languages and 3,375 library holdings
Genres: Television adaptations  Drama  Film adaptations  Musical settings  Musical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Operas 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer
Classifications: M1500.W13, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Birgitta Svendén
Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in German and Undetermined and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first segment of the "Ring" cycle, Das Rheingold is concerned with a precious treasure -- the Rhinegold -- which, if made into a ring, would enable the wearer dominion over the world, however, whoever would steal the gold would have to renounce love
Siegfried by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 463 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
Der Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in German and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An allegory telling the mythic tale of the battle for power between the Nibelung dwarfs, the giants, and the gods
Siegfried by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in German and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Ring des Nibelungen: Ein Bühnenfestspiel für drei Tage und einen Vorabend Zweiter Tag: Siegfried: In drei Aufzügen
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in German and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the final part of Wagner's epic cycle, Der Ring des Nibelungen, Siegfried's world descends into falsehood and betrayal before his cursed life is ended by a single spear. Fate ignites the final conflagration, which sets the world to await its new beginning
Die tote Stadt La ville morte : opéra en trois actes by Erich Wolfgang Korngold ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in German and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story is a multi-layered psychological drama focusing on a man named Paul who is obsessed with the memory of his deceased wife, Marie. He encounters a woman, Marietta, who is the image of Marie. This encounter causes Paul to have a series of disturbing visions which causes him to question his devotion to his dead wife. The city of Bruges, to which the opera's title refers, provides a backdrop of darkness and death for the haunting story
Grands lieder Great songs = Grosse lieder by Birgitta Svendén ( )
4 editions published in 1991 in German and French and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Siegfried by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Lord's prayer by Hugo Alfvén ( )
2 editions published in 1989 in Swedish and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two lovers, Eva the goldsmith's daughter, and the knight Walther von Stolzing can be united in love only if the knight can win a contest of master singers. One of the most popular operas in the repertory, "Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg" is among the longest still commonly performed today. A classic production from the Bayreuth Festival
Requiem by Sven-David Sandström ( )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christina-scener by Hans Gefors ( )
5 editions published in 1994 in Swedish and Undetermined and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sånger Songs by Ture Rangström ( )
2 editions published in 1993 in Swedish and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Ring des Nibelungen orchestral excerpts = selection orchestrale = Orchesterstücke by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in German and English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 grote scenes uit Richard Wagner's: "Der Ring des Nibelungen."
Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in German and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Under James Levine's thrilling direction the famous Met Orchestra is at its best in this first installment of Wagner's Ring cycle. From the dark, mysterious beginning in the depths of the Rhine River to the blazing end as the gods cross the rainbow bridge into their new home of Valhalla, this is a searing performance. James Morris is the commanding Wotan, the god who thinks he has everything under control, even as he unwittingly sows the seeds of his own destruction
Der Ring des Nibelungen a stage festival drama for three days and a preliminary evening by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A presentation of the second of the four operas that comprise Der Ring des Nibelungen (The Ring of the Nibelung), Richard Wagner's epic, which follows the struggles of gods, heroes, and several mythical creatures over the eponymous magic Ring that grants the power to rule the world. In this part, Siegmund falls in love with Sieglinde and must battle her husband, Hunding. The Valkyrie Brunhilde sides with Siegmund and in punished for her disobedience by Wotan, the ruler of the gods
Der Ring des Nibelungen a stage festival drama for three days and a preliminary evening by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three Rhinemaidens are swimming in the depths of the river Rhine as Alberich the Nibelung (a night-dwarf) enters. The Rhinemaidens tell Alberich that if someone should forswear all love, he would be able to forge an all-powerful ring of the Rhinegold. Mad with despair, Alberich forswears and curses all love and he steals the Rhinegold and flees before the shocked Rhinemaidens can take any action
Der Ring des Nibelungen a stage-festival drama for three days and a preliminary evening by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg by Richard Wagner ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Svendén, Brigitta 1952-
Languages
German (74)
Swedish (10)
French (3)
English (2)