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Gavazzi, Ernesto

Overview
Works: 121 works in 365 publications in 4 languages and 6,304 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Nonfiction films  Television adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Film adaptations  Music videos 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, ten, Musician, Other, Author
Classifications: M1500.V47, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ernesto Gavazzi
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in Italian and German and held by 804 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
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
Mefistofele by Arrigo Boito( )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elderly scholar Faust is returned to his youth by the satanic Mefistofeles for the pursuit of beauty and knowledge. In the sordid aftermath of two failed love affairs, he reflects on the illusory nature of worldly beauty, and through a mystical union with the divinity, dies redeemed
Attila by Giuseppe Verdi( )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in Italian and English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action takes place in ancient Egypt, and tells of the love of Radames, the captain of the guard, for a slave girl, Aida. She is the daughter of the King of Ethiopia, who is captured by Radames and the Egyptian troops. Tricked into betraying military secrets, Radames is condemned to be buried alive. He is joined by Aida, who dies with him
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( )

11 editions published in 1993 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lorin Maazel conducts at La Scala. Starring Giorgio Zancanaro, Hak Nam Kim and Yasuko Hayashi
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 324 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
Attila : drama lirico in un prologo e tre atti by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Riccardo Muti conducts a fine cast in the powerful and atmospheric production of Verdi's ninth opera, whose story of the heroic tussle between Ezio, a Roman general, and Attila, the Nordic invader was written for the 1846 Teatro la Fenice season and premiered there to huge acclaim."--Container
Guglielmo Tell : melodramma tragico in quattro atti by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Riccardo Muti conducts a fine cast led by Giorgio Zancanaro in the title role of Rossini's towering and opulent last opera with the Corps de Ballet, Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro alla Scala."--Conteneur
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Donizetti's great tragedy is his undisputed masterpiece of melancholic romanticism, with the doomed love between Lucia and Edgardo retold from Scott's novel The bride of Lammermoor."--Container
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Verdi's opera in which the love of the enslaved Ethiopian princess for an Egyptian general brings tragedy to all involved
Il trittico : three one-act operas by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, host Natalie Choquette introduces viewers to Il Trittico, three one-act operas that make up Giacomo Puccini's operatic triptych. The River Seine in Paris is the setting for the dramatic Il Tabarro, a gruesome tale of a love triangle, betrayal, and brutal vengeance. In Suor Angelica, the nun Angelica tragically dies of sorrow when informed of the death of the infant child she gave up for adoption. And Gianni Schicchi is a comic episode inspired by Dante in which the scheming Schicchi turns the testament of Buoso Donati to his - and to the lovers Rinuccio's and Lauretta's - advantage
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This videorecording of Giuseppe Verdi's opera, "Aida", was performed and recorded live at the Arena di Verona in Italy, and featured Maria Chiara, Nicola Martinucci, Fiorenza Cossotto, and Giuseppe Scandola
La fanciulla del West : opera in tre atti by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in Italian and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opera set in the Cloudy Mountains during the California Gold Rush between 1848 and 1850
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in Italian and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance recording held together with incredible skill by Riccardo Muti, and wonderfully sung by a high-class cast. Highly acclaimed both by audience and critics: Tiziana Fabbricini as Violetta
I vespri siciliani : dramma in cinque atti by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the historical peasants revolt occurred in Sicily during the French occupation of the island
La donna del lago : opera in two acts by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Italian and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James V of Scotland loses his way and is forced to seek shelter in the house of his enemy, Douglas. Douglas' daughter, Elena, has been forced to marry Roderick. After Roderick is killed in an uprising, Elena begs James to spare her father's life and seeks permission to marry her lover, Malcolm
Bianca e Falliero by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La donna del lago by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joyce DiDonato stars as Elena, the “Lady of the Lake,” who is pursued by three men—the King of Scotland (Lawrence Brownlee), in disguise as a commoner; Rodrigo Di Dhu (John Osborne), a highland chieftain whom Elena is supposed to marry; and Malcolm (Daniela Barcellona, in a trouser role) another chieftain and Elena’s true love. Oren Gradus co-stars as Elena’s father, Duglas. Based on Sir Walter Scott’s epic poem, Rossini’s masterful bel canto drama of love and politics is conducted by Michele Mariotti
 
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Ernesto Gavazzi artiste lyrique

Gavazzi, E.

Gavazzi, E. (Ernesto)

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