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Shicoff, Neil

Overview
Works: 247 works in 709 publications in 6 languages and 6,650 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Operas  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Live sound recordings  Filmed operas  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Other, Vocalist, Artist, Commentator
Classifications: M1500.V47, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Neil Shicoff
 
Most widely held works by Neil Shicoff
Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre Monteux, a master of French repertoire, conducts in this 1955 performance of Offenbach's Les Contes d'Hoffman. This Metropolitan Opera production features an all-star cast that includes Rise Stevens, Richard Tucker, Roberta Peters, and Lucine Amara
Attila by Giuseppe Verdi( )

32 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great tenors of the century( Recording )

2 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic content and Italian and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il trittico by Giacomo Puccini( )

16 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first work is a love tale set among the poor bargemen of Paris. The second work relates the story of a nun's suicide. The third work is a humorous story of greedy relatives who manipulate a dead man's will
Eugen Onegin by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Recording )

23 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

36 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of poor artists in Paris. Rodolfo falls in love with Mimi who is ill and dies. Giacomo Puccini's fourth and best loved opera
Eugene Onegin by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Recording )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young, innocent Tatiana (Karita Mattila) meets the handsome Eugene Onegin (Thomas Hampson), she falls in love almost immediately. In one of Russian opera's most memorable solo scenes, she pours out her heart in a passionate letter to Onegin--only to be coldly rejected. When the two meet again several years later, Tatiana has become the elegant wife of wealthy Prince Gremin (James Morris), and it is Onegin's turn to beg for her love. Piotr Beczala is Onegin's unlucky friend, Lenski
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

27 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth and Banquo encounter three prophesying witches on their journey home from battle. Macbeth's ambitions are kindled by the witches' prediction that he will someday be king. In an effort to hasten the prophecy, he and Lady Macbeth plot the murders of those in the way. Under the strain of the heinous crimes, Lady Macbeth dies and Macbeth edges toward insanity. In the tragic climax, Macbeth is killed in a duel and Malcolm becomes king
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in French and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les contes d'Hoffmann : highlights by Jacques Offenbach( )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in French and German and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nessun dorma the art of the tenor( )

1 edition published in 2000 in Italian and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of arias sung by the world's greatest tenors
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

35 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
Les contes d'Hoffmann opéra fantastique en trois actes, un prologue et un épilogue by Jacques Offenbach( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in French and English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Es una obra en tres actos más un prólogo y un epílogo. El texto está basado en una obra que el propio Barbier y Michel Carré habían escrito sobre cuentos de Hoffmann. El mismo Hoffmann es un personaje de la ópera, como él mismo hacía en muchas de sus historias
La traviata an opera in 3 acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in Italian and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfredo falls in love with the beautiful courtesan, Violetta Valery, who is dying from consumption
La juive Oper in fünf Akten( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La juive by F Halévy( Recording )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in French and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Halévy's gripping opera had not been heard at the Met for almost 70 years when it was revived for tenor Neil Shicoff a month before this broadcast. His searing account of Eléazar, a Jewish goldsmith burdened by a terrible secret quickly became a modern operatic classic. Soile Isokoski is his beloved daughter Rachel, in love with a man who turns out not to be Samuel, a simple workman in her father's shop, but Prince Léopold (Eric Cutler). Rachel is sent to her gruesome death by Cardinal de Brogni (Ferruccio Furlanetto), who discovers Eléazar's secret too late
Aroldo by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

12 editions published in 2001 in 4 languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen highlights by Georges Bizet( Recording )

7 editions published in 1989 in 4 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Habanera, Seguidilla, Canson Boheme, Toreador song Maria Callas, soprano Choeurs Rene Duclos Jean Laforge, director Choeurs d'Enfants Jean Pesneaud & Orchestre du Theatre National de l'Opera GeorgesPretre, conductor
Mad about tenors the greatest stars, the greatest music( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in Italian and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Neil Shicoff tenore statunitense

Neil Shicoff US-amerikanischer Opernsänger

Schicoff, Neil 1949-

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Шикофф, Нил

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