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Holden, Amanda

Overview
Works: 24 works in 97 publications in 4 languages and 3,282 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Dictionaries  Live sound recordings  Operas  Biography‡vDictionaries  Musical settings  Televised operas  Internet videos  Filmed performances  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Translator, Librettist, Editor, Other, Author
Classifications: ML102.O6, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Amanda Holden
The new Penguin opera guide( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides biographical sketches for nearly 850 composers along with articles on approximately 2,000 works
The Viking opera guide( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Searchable articles, music, and illustrations covering more than 800 composers and over 1,500 operas. Offers more than three hours of musical excerpts, over 300 pictures, and pronunciation guide
The Penguin opera guide by Amanda Holden( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini( )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and German and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This abridged holiday presentation for families of opera's most popular comedy, sung in English, features a cast of youthful Met stars: Isabel Leonard is the feisty Rosina, Alek Shrader is her suitor, Count Almaviva, and Rodion Pogossov is Figaro, the resourceful barber of the title. John Del Carlo sings as Rosina's foolish guardian, Dr. Bartolo, and Yves Abel conducts
A masked ball by Giuseppe Verdi( )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's last work is his only major comedy and one of his crowning glories. Judith Raskin and Luigi Alva are the enchanting Fenton and Nannetta who want to be married even though her father, Ford (Frank Guarrera), objects. Ford's wife Alice (Phyllis Curtin) is being wooed by Falstaff (Ezio Flagello) who is also interested in Meg Page (Mildred Miller). Fortunately Dame Quickly (Fedora Barbieri) is a match for Falstaff and teaches him a lesson
The Penguin concise guide to opera( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a comprehensive guide to some of the most popular operas from the classic period to the present; and explores the careers of the great composers as well as descriptions of their operas
Ariodante : an opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The king of Scotland's daughter is treacherously accused of infidelity to her fiancé in this tale of trickery, betrayal, mistaken identity and sexual jealousy"--Container
The silver tassie : tragi-comic opera in four acts (1997-1999) by Mark-Anthony Turnage( )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il barbiere di Siviglia : Almaviva, o sia, L'inutile precauzione : commedia in due atti by Gioacchino Rossini( )

2 editions published in 2010 in Italian and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La bohème : opera in four acts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded In 2009, Jonathan Miller directed and Miguel Harthbedoya conducted the English National Opera as they performed La Boheme. Featured performers include: Alfie Boe, Melody Moore, Roland Wood, and Hanan Alattar
The silver tassie by Mark-Anthony Turnage( Recording )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bliss by Brett Dean( Recording )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suor Angelica = Sister Angelica : opera in one act by Giovacchino Forzano( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bliss opera in three acts by Brett Dean( )

4 editions published in 2009 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bliss by Drew Barrymore( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ABC TV, Opera Australia and The Australia Council for the Arts present Bliss, a new Australian opera and adaption of Peter Carey's award-winning landmark first novel. A live (AEDT) performance of this bold production will be screened live from the Sydney Opera House. -- Container
The Viking opera guide on CD-ROM( )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains audio-visual information embracing all operatic forms from early monodies and masques through all forms of grand, tragic and comic opera to operetta, the music dramas of recent years and the many musicals that continue to hold their place in the repertoire
Penguinov Vodič kroz opere( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Croatian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il barbiere di Siviglia : (Almaviva o sia l'inutile precauzione) ; commedia in due atti = Der Barbier von Sevilla by Gioacchino Rossini( )

1 edition published in 2010 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The new Penguin opera guide
Alternative Names
Amanda Holden British musician, librettist and translator

Holden, Amanda 1948-

Аманда Холден

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The Viking opera guideThe Penguin opera guideThe Penguin concise guide to opera