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Roussillon, François

Overview
Works: 266 works in 585 publications in 6 languages and 5,583 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Nonfiction films  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Televised ballets  Filmed ballets  Dance films  Television adaptations  Filmed performances  Music videos 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, Restager , Conceptor, dir, Film editor, Creator, tld, Librettist, fmd, Contributor, Videographer , Commentator
Classifications: GV1790.S8, 792.842
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by François Roussillon
Les paladins : comédie-ballet en trois actes by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manon : opéra comique en 5 actes et 6 tableaux by Jules Massenet( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in French and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chevalier des Grieux meets and seduces the young Manon when she is being escorted by her brother to a convent. Manon lives with des Grieux in Paris, but leaves him for a rich admirer. She is later arrested, charged with prostitution, and deported to Louisiana. Des Grieux accompanies her and during an escape attempt she dies in his arms
Billy Budd by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the clash between the young, innocent sailor, Billy Budd, and his corrupt superior, Claggart
Rusalka by Antonín Dvořák( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in Czech and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on two fairy tales, it tells the story of a water-nymph, Rusalka, yearning to become human because she has fallen in love with a mortal
Swan lake by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rudolf Nureyev's interpretation of Tchaikovsky's lyrical ballet, far from being a cliched stereotype of this celebrated masterpiece, is an expose of astonishingly powerful and recognisable human emotions
La guerre et la paix : opéra en deux parties et treize tableaux by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in Russian and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opera in two parts and thirteen scenes
Falstaff : a lyric comedy in 3 acts, 1893 by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Italian and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic misadventures of Shakespeare's Sir John Falstaff, adapted from his Merry wives of Windsor and Henry IV by Verdi and Boito
La Sylphide : ballet en deux actes by François Roussillon( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TDK presents Pierre Lacotte's landmark reconstruction of the romantic ballet La Sylphide, long regarded as a classic in its own right. Recording took place at performances by the Opera National de Paris, at the Palais Garnier in July 2004
A midsummer night's dream = Le songe d'une nuit d'été : opéra en trois actes = Ein Sommernachtstraum : Oper in drei Akten by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in performance, April 2005, Gran Teatre del Liceu
Il trovatore : opera in 4 four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gigantic blood-red monster, made of steel and flames, floating on the still waters of Lake Constance - this is Robert Carsen's unconventional vision of the setting of Verdi's masterpiece Il Trovatore for the 60th anniversary of the Bregenz Festival. In this threatening set of fire and metal, designed by Paul Steinberg, the characters burn with the passions they experience - love, hatred, sexual desire and revenge - and which eventually destroy them. The High Definition live recording of this most spectacular outdoor production combines astonishing images, relevant reflections on today's world and superb musical expression from the soloists and the world-renowned Wiener Symphoniker Orchestra, inspired by musical director Thomas Rosner. - Back of container
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg : opera in three acts by Richard Wagner( Visual )

7 editions published in 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The town goldsmith announces that the winner of the Midsummer's Day song contest will win his daughter, but must also be or become a Mastersinger. The cobbler Hans Sachs (an actual historical figure) helps Walther compose a Mastersong with which to defeat his rival Beckmesser and win Eva
Les contes d'Hoffmann : opéra fantastique en trois actes, un prologue et un épilogue by Jacques Offenbach( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directed by Robert Carsen, with the Orchestra and Chorus of the Opera National de Paris, this film stars Neil Shicoff, Susanne Mentzer and Bryn Terfel
Rinaldo : opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Italian and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conducting from the keyboard just as Handel himself did, Ottavio Dantone leads a youthful cast of today's luminaries in the dramatic art of Baroque opera, the 'affecting' Sonia Prina, the 'unadorned intensity' of Anett Fritsch and 'fire-breathing flair' (The Observer) of Brenda Rae. Rinaldo is given a contemporary new twist through the eyes of Director Robert Carsen, who made his Festival debut with L'incoronazione di Poppea in 2008
Atys : tragédie en musique en un prologue et cinq actes by Jean-Baptiste Lully( Visual )

9 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operavoorstelling, opgenomen in mei 2011 in de Opéra Comique, Parijs
Manon : opéra-comique en cinq actes et six tableaux by Jules Massenet( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and French and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona, and features Natalie Dessay, Rolando Villazon, Samuel Ramey, and the Symphony Orchestra and Chorus of the Gran Teatre del Liceu, with Victor Pablo Perez conducting
The fairy queen by Henry Purcell( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on an incident in Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, Henry Purcell's The Fairy Queen is extraordinarily beautiful and contains some of the most inspired arias penned for the English language
Capriccio : a conversation piece for music in one act( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in German and held by 107 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
The rake's progress by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spectacle musical sur scène enregistré en direct au Glyndebourne Festival en août 2010
La grande-duchesse de Gérolstein : opéra bouffe en trois actes et quatre tableaux by Jacques Offenbach( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'incoronazione di Poppea : opera in a prologue and three acts (1643) by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Italian and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spectacle musical sur scène enregistré en direct au Glyndebourne Festival en juin 2008. Avec Danielle de Niese, Alice Coote, Iestyn Davies, Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, Tamara Mumford, Dominique Visse, Paolo Battaglia, Lucia Cirillo, Marie Arnet ; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Emmanuel Haïm, chef d'orchestre
 
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Alternative Names
루시옹, 프랑수아

Languages
French (30)

English (25)

Italian (18)

German (9)

Russian (9)

Czech (3)