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Keenlyside, Simon

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Works: 391 works in 1,122 publications in 8 languages and 17,202 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Live sound recordings  Drama  Musical settings  Filmed operas  Nonfiction films  Televised operas  Music  Requiems  Fiction 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Vocalist, Other, Conductor, Actor, Contributor, Interviewee, per
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( )

38 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,447 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
Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Never performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra before, and rarely heard in concert at all, the Requiem by Antonín Dvořák captured on this CD from a live concert seems a near-forgotten masterpiece. Dvořák scholar Gervase Hughes cites this work for four soloists, chorus and orchestra as one of the composer's finest sacred creations, 'a deeply moving expression of faith on the part of a composer whose religious conviction never wavered'"--Container
Le nozze di Figaro : K. 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the entire opera
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( )

17 editions published in 2000 in 4 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Roméo et Juliette by Charles Gounod( )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in French and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of Mozart by Phil Grabsky( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary about Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart told through dramatic readings from his personal letters. Includes interviews with noted personalities and excerpts from numerous musical performances
The Tempest by William Shakespeare( Recording )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cutting-edge composer Thomas Ades follows up his successful opera Powder Her Face with an ambitious interpretation of Shakespeare's The Tempest
Ralph Vaughan Williams by Ralph Vaughan Williams( )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and German and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a small fishing community on the east coast of England, the story of conflict between an individual and a society that sees him as an outsider
Billy Budd by Benjamin Britten( )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Budd, a paragon of simple goodness and virile beauty, is press-ganged into the crew of the HMS Indomitable
Carmina Burana by Carl Orff( )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina Burana is a scenic cantata composed by Carl Orff in 1935 and 1936. It is based on 24 of the poems found in the medieval collection Carmina Burana
Capriccio : a conversation piece for music in one act by Richard Strauss( Visual )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two rival suitors, one a poet the other a composer vie for the love of a beautiful woman who must decide which one she loves
Don Giovanni : dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Giovanni is one of the timeless classics of all opera. Mozart's music and the words of his greatest collaborator, Ad Ponte, are brought to life in Francesca Zambello's engrossing production for The Royal Opera, with rich and colorful designs by Maria Bjornson
The magic flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This abridged English-language version of Mozart's immortal opera, seen at the Met as the annual holiday presentation for families, is conducted by renowned Mozartian Jane Glover. Alek Shrader stars as Tamino, the young prince who finds himself on a quest to rescue and win the beautiful Pamina, sung by Heidi Stober. Nathan Gunn is Tamino's companion, the birdcatcher Papageno, and Eric Owens sings Sarastro, the man who holds Pamina captive--to protect her from her mother, the evil Queen of the Night, sung by Kathryn Lewek
Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iphigénie en Tauride by Christoph Willibald Gluck( )

20 editions published in 2001 in 5 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gluck's deeply moving masterpiece returned to the Met in 2007 after an absence of 90 years, featuring an all-star cast vibrantly conducted by Louis Langrée in his company debut. Oreste, sung by the incomparable Plácido Domingo, is hounded by the furies for murdering his mother. He has been shipwrecked on Tauris where he and his friend Pylade (Paul Groves) are condemned to die at the hands of the priestess Iphigénie (Susan Graham). At the sacrificial altar Oreste and Iphigénie suddenly realize they are brother and sister--and face slaughter by the angry king Thoas (William Shimell)
Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 2003 production of Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute) recorded live at Covent Garden
Berlin gala : songs of love and desire by Christine Schäfer( )

7 editions published in 1999 in 4 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple gifts by Vancouver Chamber Choir( Recording )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War requiem by Benjamin Britten( )

11 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text in Latin and English
 
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