WorldCat Identities

Egerton, Francis 1930-

Overview
Works: 62 works in 188 publications in 5 languages and 3,356 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Live sound recordings  Fiction  Televised operas  Television adaptations  Filmed operas  Musical films  Musical settings  Film adaptations 
Roles: Singer, Performer
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Francis Egerton
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in French and Undetermined and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maria Ewing is the fiery, seductive gypsy who dares to love as she chooses, regardless of the cost. Luis Lima is the tragic Don José, whose obsessive desire for Carmen destroys them both"--Container
Billy Budd by Benjamin Britten( )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Budd, a paragon of simple goodness and virile beauty, is pressed into the crew of the HMS Indomitable
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( )

30 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Falstaff: Commedia lirica in tre atti. Libretto: Arrigo Boito
Gilbert & Sullivan's The gondoliers, or The king of Barataria( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Italy, this comic opera is a tale of temporarily thwarted love, disguises, confusion and jealousy
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in Italian and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance of Mozart's Marriage of Figaro
Paul Bunyan by Benjamin Britten( )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

16 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the action of the opera, based on the play by David Belasco, set at the height of the notorious Californian Gold Rush; this opera represents "a major advance on Puccini's previous work, especially in the careful interweaving of Western elements into an altogether larger canvas than anything he had tackled before."
The merry widow : highlights by Franz Lehár( )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gondoliers by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A duke of Spain arrives in Venice with his family to reclaim the husband of his daughter married by proxy as an infant. But, his daughter loves another
Lucrezia Borgia by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

2 editions published in 1980 in Italian and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This presentation of Donizetti's tale of 16th-century opulence and decadence tells the story of the powerful Borgia family, led by Cesare Borgia and his sister Lucretia
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Royal Opera House celebrates its first new staging of this classic in nearly 20 years. Maria Ewing is the fiery, seductive gypsy who dares to love as she chooses, regardless of the cost. Luis Lima is the tragic Don José, whose obsessive desire for Carmen destroys them both."--Container
The Puccini experience : scenes and arias from all the operas by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

5 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilbert & Sullivan's The gondoliers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are only two heart-throb Gondoliers and twenty four prospective brides. Marco and Giuseppe rule the palace in tandem amid mysteries and mistaken identities until all is happily resolved in typical Gilbertian ingenuity
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Recording )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ultraphonic: 1660
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

8 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book (125 p. :
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 9 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
La Bohème : highlights by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gondoliers : or, The king of Barataria( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marco and giuseppe Palmieri are two Venetian gondoliers - one of whom is also the rightful King of Barataria. Since no one knows which of them was abducted from the kingdom as a child, they have a chance to put their republican principles into practice by sharing the throne ... until it is revealed that in fact neither of them is truly king!
Eugene Onegin by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Recording )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in Russian and German and held by 7 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
Domingo by Plácido Domingo( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Carmen
Alternative Names
Egerton, Francis

Languages
Italian (48)

English (29)

German (13)

French (12)

Russian (2)

Covers
Carmen