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Opus Arte (Firm)

Overview
Works: 405 works in 834 publications in 5 languages and 25,643 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Interviews  Biography  Musical settings  Television programs  Parodies, imitations, etc  Operas  Concert films 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer, Editor
Classifications: M1500.M69, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Opus Arte (Firm)
Don Giovanni dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Italian and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outstanding RAI television archive recording of the opera performance of Da Ponte's tale of lust and subversion from the Teatro alla Scala
L'Orfeo favola in musica by Claudio Monteverdi ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in Italian and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the legend of Orpheus and Euridice: their marriage, Euridice's death, Orfeo's decend to Hades, his promise with Pluto in order to bring her back to Earth, his ultimate disappointment of losing Euridice again caused by broken promise
Doctor Atomic opera in two acts by John Adams ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
J. Robert Oppenheimer began an experiment that formed a threat to the whole of humanity, and whose scientific results still do today. The question of the moral implications of the atomic bomb is raised in Adams opera
Giulio Cesare opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of love and power set in the Middle East. Centers around Cleopatra's manipulation of Caesar and Ptolemy
Così fan tutte from the Opernhaus Zürich, Switzerland by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Italian and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two Italian soldiers test the faithfulness of their respective lovers by faking their departure to battle, reappearing in disguise as Albanians and proceeding to court them
The firebird & Les noces by Igor Stravinsky ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La noces: presents the ritual of a Russian folk wedding in dance form
Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in German and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed at Barcelona's Gran Teatre del Liceu in 2004, Harry Kupfer's stunning production, first staged in Berlin and recorded in surround sound, numbers among the greatest productions of modern times
Carmen by Georges Bizet ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in French and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Spanish gypsy Carmen lives only for sensuality. Love drives her from man to man. She encompasses the sergeant Don José with her wiles, and leads him to mutiny and desertion. Finally nothing remains for him but to join a band of smugglers of which Carmen is a member. His fate is endurable as long as he keeps hold of the love of Carmen, but when she turns from him he is sunk into despair
Jewels by Pierre Cavassilas ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Balanchine's world-famous abstract ballet is a lyric tribute to women and the capital cities of the great dance schools. Accompanying by a documentary discussing Balanchine, his style of classical dancing, and his ballet Jewels
Aïda opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Italian and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded live at the Royal Opera House in Brussels, dramatic staging brings to life the conflict between individual aspiration, tradition, and duty
As you like it by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosalind, in love with the naive Orlando, disguises herself as the male Ganymede to counsel him about courting Rosalind. This staging was performed at Shakespeare's Globe in London, a reconstruction of the open-air theater designed in 1599
Hildegard von Bingen in portrait ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in Latin and English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A performance of Hildegard von Bingen's morality play, music-drama, Ordo virtutum (The ritual of the virtues)
Guglielmo Tell melodramma tragico in quattro atti by Gioacchino Rossini ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 256 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
Turn of the screw by Benjamin Britten ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benjamin Britten's 1955 opera of Henry James' 1898 novella concerns the demonic possession of two children by a formerly alive governess and butler. Or maybe it's not. What first appears to be a stock ghost story about the struggle between good and evil takes on complex meanings through the medium of Britten's eerie music. The opera is divided into sixteen scenes, fifteen variations on one nine-measure "Screw" theme, so called in part because of its powerful delineation of mounting tension--Peter Bates
Ravi Shankar in portrait by Ravi Shankar ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[1st work] The definitive account of India's most celebrated musician follows two years of Ravi Shankar's life against the backdrop of seven decades of collaboration with Western musicians like George Harrison, John Coltrane and Yehudi Menuhin. Archive footage shows key performances filmed from the 1930's to the present
Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in German and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The internationally renowned Mozart interpreter Sir Colin Davis conducts the chorus and orchestra of the Royal Opera House in David McVicar's production of Mozart's last opera recorded live at Covent Garden with Simon Keenleyside and Dorthea Rochmman
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Italian and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spectacular opening production of London's newly restored Royal Opera House, first broadcast live on BBC television in December 1999, brings a riot of color to Verdi's great Shakespearean masterpiece
Die Walküre by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in German and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed at Barcelona's Gran Teatre del Liceau in 2003, Harry Kupfer's acclaimed production, first staged in Berlin, numbers among the greates productions of modern times
Lucia di Lammermoor dramma tragico in due parti by Gaetano Donizetti ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 232 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
La bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Italian and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an attic apartment in the Latin Quarter of Paris, a group of young artists are living together in poverty. Their neighbour, the little seamstress Mimi, introduces herself, seeking a light for her candle, when Rodolfo is left alone. They fall in love. At the Café Momus Rodolfo presents Mimi to his friends, while the singer Musetta abandons her elderly rich lover Alcindoro in order to join Marcello. Alcindoro is left to settle the bill for all of them. Time has passed. Mimi has lived with Rodolfo, but they quarrel, because of his apparent jealousy. He has planned to leave her, as we learn in a scene set on a cold winter morning by the city gates. Musetta, a contrast in character to the gentle Mimi, later returns to the attic apartment of the four young men, bringing with her the dying Mimi, whom they now try to comfort, but in vain, as she dies before their eyes of the consumption that has racked her
 
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Italian (56)
English (28)
German (17)
French (5)
Latin (4)