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Terfel, Bryn

Overview
Works: 908 works in 2,509 publications in 11 languages and 32,432 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Operas  Filmed operas  Songs  Music  Excerpts  Live sound recordings  Film adaptations  Art music 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Author, Vocalist, Other, Musician, Interviewee, Commentator, Actor, Contributor
Classifications: M1500.M69, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Bryn Terfel
Salome by Richard Strauss( )

49 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This performance presents the great Leonie Rysanek in one of her most memorable roles--the teenage Judean princess Salome. Obsessed with the prophet Jochanaan, the Biblical John the Baptist (Norman Bailey), she skillfully manipulates her lecherous stepfather Herod (Ragnar Ulfung) until he has no choice but to have the holy man killed for spurning the princess's advances. The legendary Astrid Varnay is Salome's mother, Herodias. Highlights of the score include the Dance of the Seven Veils and Salome's final monologue, one of the supreme dramatic achievements in all of opera
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

42 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerald Finley is the amoral but charismatic Don Giovanni, a man who is fascinated by every woman and whose seductions are legendary. He's also a murderer and a rapist, and this time he has finally gone too far. The ebullient Bryn Terfel is Giovanni's sidekick and servant, Leporello, who keeps the Don's book of conquests up to date and aids him in his shenanigans. Marina Rebeka and Ellie Dehn also star as Donna Anna and Donna Elvira, women Giovanni has crossed and who now want vengeance. Matthew Polenzani is the understanding Don Ottavio, and Isabel Leonard is Zerlina, the peasant girl who keeps slipping out of the Don's grasp at the last minute. It's up to James Morris as the Commendatore to bring Don Giovanni to justice from beyond the grave. Andrew Davis conducts
The vagabond & other songs by Bryn Terfel( Recording )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vespro della Beata Vergine = Vespers of the Blessed Virgin = Marien-Vesper by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria-vesper (1610)
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

44 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance of Mozart's Marriage of Figaro
Oedipus Rex by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

36 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This ambitious production uses a number of striking visual elements including a massive set that floats above a reflecting pool, huge puppets, and sculptures. The noted Butoh artist, Min Tanaka, dances the role of Oedipus, and is joined by twenty dancers to portray this classical tragedy
Opera : the ultimate collection by Andrea Bocelli( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in Italian and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superstar Andrea Bocelli's greatest operatic hits are brought together in a new compilation that also features newly recorded tracks and one track that has previously only been available in a full opera recording
Lieder by Franz Schubert( Recording )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RCA Victor chorale of men's voices ; Robert Shaw, con ; Frank Glazer, piano
Bad boys by Bryn Terfel( Recording )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sea drift ; Songs of farewell ; Songs of sunset by Frederick Delius( Recording )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera arias = Opernarien by Bryn Terfel( Recording )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mozart album by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Lang Lang's first all-Mozart album, he teams up with the perfect conductor, legendary Mozart authority, Nikolaus Harnoncourt. Featured are two of the composer's concerti as well as solo pieces, including the popular Rondo Alla Turca
Duets : Cecilia & Bryn by Cecilia Bartoli( Recording )

30 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booklet includes full list of selections with durations
Requiem by Karl Jenkins( )

12 editions published in 2005 in 6 languages and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dona nobis pacem ; Sancta civitas by Ralph Vaughan Williams( )

8 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hiawatha by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor( )

14 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booklet includes full contents (with track no. & time), "An introduction", by Kenneth Alwyn and libretto
Handel arias by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More about this release at the Australian Music Online website
Szenen aus Goethes Faust by Robert Schumann( )

15 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Am Pult des Symphonieorchesters des Bayerischen Rundfunks: der herausragende englische Dirigent Daniel Harding. Er präsentiert mit den "Faust-Szenen"ein groß angelegtes Meisterstück, das die komplexe und hochphilosophische literarische Vorlage von Goethe in einer losen Szenenfolge musikalisch nachzeichnet. Immer wieder beschäftigte sich Schumann gerade in seinem letzten Lebensjahrzehnt mit den Möglichkeiten, die im vokal-symphonischen und musikdramatischen Komponieren liegen. Die Partie des Faust gestaltet der außergewöhnliche Bariton Christian Gerhaher, ihm zur Seite stehen Christiane Karg als Gretchen sowie weitere international hoch angesehene Solisten, der Kammerchor der Augsburger Domsingknaben und der Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks" (br.de)
Symphonie no. 8 by Gustav Mahler( )

13 editions published in 1995 in 5 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinfonie Nr.8 Es-Dur für Soli, Knabenchor, zwei Chöre und grosses Orchester. Text: Veni creator spiritus; Schluss-Szene aus Goethes Faust
Die lustige Witwe = The merry widow = La veuve joyeuse by Franz Lehár( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in German and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Bryn Terfal

Bryn Terfel artiste lyrique

Bryn Terfel basso-baritono gallese

Bryn Terfel Jones

Bryn Terfel velšský basbarytonista

Bryn Terfel walisischer Sänger

Bryn Terfel Welsh bass-baritone

Bryn Terfel zanger uit Wales

Bryn Trefel

Jones, Bryn Terfel 1965-

Terfel.

Terfel, Brynn 1965-

Брын Тэрвель

Терфель, Брин

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ブリン・ターフェル

布莱恩·特菲尔

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