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De Candia, Roberto

Overview
Works: 44 works in 126 publications in 6 languages and 1,718 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Televised operas  Operas  Live sound recordings  Filmed operas  Musical settings  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Nonfiction films  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Actor, Other
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roberto De Candia
Saffo by Giovanni Pacini( )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Turco in Italia by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Turco in Italia: Dramma buffo per musica in due atti. Libretto: Felice Romani
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 222 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 sonnambula by Vincenzo Bellini( )

3 editions published in 1999 in Italian and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The extraordinary Diana Damrau brings aching lyricism and coloratura fireworks to the role of Amina, the innocent village girl whose sleepwalking causes misunderstandings that almost prevent her marriage to the handsome Elvino, sung by new bel canto star tenor Javier Camarena. Michele Pertusi is Count Rodolfo, and Marco Armiliato conducts Bellini's melodious score
La sonnambula : highlights by Vincenzo Bellini( )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in German and Italian and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Pasquale by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in Italian and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic opera that tells of the trials and tribulations of a rich elderly man married to a cunning and unfaithful younger woman who really wishes to marry his nephew
Puccini gold by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

5 editions published in 2007 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2008, the world of classical music will celebrate the life of Giacomo Puccini, born 150 years ago! Here is the definitive greatest hits package from the world's greatest vocalists. Includes tracks by Andrea Bocelli, Luciano Pavarotti, Renee Fleming, Anna Netrebko, Placido Domingo and more. Includes a track from new tenor sensation Jonas Kaufmann. An outstanding collection of popular arias and duets from Puccini's greatest operas--including La Boh?, Tosca, Madame Butterfly, Gianni Schicchi and Turandot. Includes reprise of Nessun dorma by the three tenors--Luciano Pavarotti, Placido Domingo & Jose Carreras--from their landmark Concert in Rome, 1990
The art of Cecilia Bartoli by Cecilia Bartoli( Recording )

3 editions published in 2002 in Italian and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manon Lescaut, Giacomo Puccini's first major success, is a work of impassioned emotions based on the 18th-century novel by Abbe Prevost, depicting the doomed infatuation of Chevalier des Grieux for beautiful, fun-loving Manon. Puccini clothes the story in warmly passionate music that makes a direct appeal to the listener's emotions
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Italian and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each year, the traditional Festive Opera Gala combines real musical delight and the joy of charity. The gala, which is organized for the benefit of the German AIDS-Fund, has for years been one of the social highlights on the German agenda. The soloists of the 2006 Gala are Daniela Barcellona, Isabel Bayrakdarian, Marius Brenciu, Malena Ernman, Soile Isokoski, Klaus Florian Vogt, Thomas Quasthoff, Maria Virginia Savastano, Violeta Urmana and Ramon Vargas
Il signor Bruschino comic opera in one act by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rossini's opera. Florville wants to marry Sofia, but her guardian has arranged for her to marry Bruschino. Florville learns that Bruschino is a prisoner due to bad debts. He masquerades as Bruschino, knowing that Sofia's guardian knows Bruschino's father, but not Bruschino himself. Things get complicated when Bruschino's father arrives, but true love triumphs in the end
Luciano Pavarotti 30th anniversary gala( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Italian and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrating a great artist is always a gala occasion, but when the honoree is the legendary Luciano Pavarotti, the event is one to treasure. To pay tribute to the 30th anniversary of Pavarotti's Met debut, the company featured him in fully staged excerpts of three operas: Act II of Donizetti's L'Elisir d'Amore, Act III of Puccini's La Bohème (the opera he sang at his debut), and Act IV of Verdi's Aida. Joining the superstar tenor were colleagues like Ruth Ann Swenson, Leo Nucci, Daniela Dessì, Maria Guleghina, and Dolora Zajick, all conducted by James Levine
Manon by Jules Massenet( )

1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who can resist the charms of Manon or remain unmoved by her fate? Ruth Ann Swenson takes on Massenet's title heroine, the equally beautiful and high-spirited young girl who turns her back on life in a convent when she meets the handsome des Grieux (Giuseppe Sabbatini)--only to be seduced by the promise of a luxurious existence as the mistress of the rich old Brétigny (Kim Josephson). When she learns that des Grieux, desperate she has left him, is about to take holy orders, she changes her mind--but it is too late, and their love story ends in tragedy
Corradino opera in due atti di Giuseppe Di Leva by Carlo Galante( Recording )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in Italian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Comte Ory by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glyndebourne's intimate opera house provides the perfect setting for Rossini's third French opera, a sparkling medieval comedy of lust and chastity
Gianni di Parigi by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Pasquale by Gaetano Donizetti( Recording )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a wealthy old bachelor decides to take a pretty young wife, he is--this being opera--in for trouble. Especially when that wife is the enchanting Reri Grist. Fernando Corena sings the matrimonially inclined title hero, whose plan to disinherit his nephew--the suave, mesmerizing Alfredo Kraus--backfires with more than a little help from Tom Krause's Dr. Malatesta
Alice [opera in tre atti] by Giampaolo Testoni( Recording )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messa di gloria by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Candia, Roberto de

Candia Roberto de 1960-....

DeCandia, Roberto 1960-

Languages
Italian (71)

German (2)

French (2)

English (1)

Latin (1)

Dutch (1)