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Larmore, Jennifer

Overview
Works: 320 works in 930 publications in 6 languages and 12,803 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Film adaptations  Filmed operas  Music videos  Operas  Stories, plots, etc  Interviews  Juvenile works  Musical settings 
Roles: Singer, Performer, Author, Vocalist, Interviewee, Host, Commentator
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jennifer Larmore
 
Most widely held works by Jennifer Larmore
Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

34 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the most powerful man in the world meets the most desirable woman in the world sparks are guaranteed to fly--which is why the irresistible story of Julius Caesar and Cleopatra still enchants us. Handel's opera, starring Jennifer Larmore and Sylvia McNair as the ill-fated couple, abounds with dazzling vocal pyrotechnics as well as heart-rending drama. Stephanie Blythe (Cornelia) and David Daniels (her son Sesto) give memorable performances as the grieving family of the murdered Pompey. Brian Asawa sings Cleopatra's conniving brother Tolomeo
Orlando furioso by Antonio Vivaldi( )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1) HORNE, Marilyn (mezzo-soprano). (1) ANGELES, Victoria de los (soprano). (1) VALENTI-TERRANI, Lucia (mezzo-soprano). (1) GONZALES, Carmen (alto). (1) BRUSCANTINI, Sesto (baritone). (1) ZACCARIA, Nicolas (bass). (1) KOZMA, Lajos (tenor). (1) CAMICA DELLA POLIFONIA CHOIR. (1) I SOLISTI VENETI. (1) SCIMONE, Claudio (conductor)
Hänsel & Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck( Recording )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When they are left in the woods by their parents, two children find their way home despite an encounter with a wicked witch
The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For his first opera production, Dario Fo, the theater director known for his brilliant wit, chose to stage Rossini's Il barbiere di Siviglia for the Netherlands Opera. First mounted in 1987, it was a huge success, and a live recording of its revival has been made
The faces of love the songs of Jake Heggie by Jake Heggie( Recording )

4 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

31 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vienna Concentus Musicus. HARNONCOURT, Nikolaus (conductor). [Authentic performance]
L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi( )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taped at La Monnaie in Brussels in May 1998, this production of Monteverdi's L'Orfeo has become an operatic classic in a few short years. Choreographer/director Trisha Brown, conductor René Jacobs, and designer Roland Aeschlimann have created an ideal fusion of words, action, sight, and sound, one that never lets the viewer down and manages to tell the story in an elegant, unusual, and ultimately intensely moving manner
Royal mezzo by Jennifer Larmore( )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mass in C minor by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in Latin and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elvida by Gaetano Donizetti( )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plot tells a simple story of a Spanish noblewoman, Elvida (sop), who is captured by a Moorish chieftain, Amur (bass). Elvida resists the attentions of the Chieftain's son Zeider, a travesty role (mezzo), and is rescued by her fiancé Alfonso (ten)
Bianca e Falliero by Gioacchino Rossini( )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semiramide by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

11 editions published in 1994 in 5 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instrumental selection
Carlo di Borgogna by Giovanni Pacini( )

10 editions published in 2002 in 3 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adelaide di Borgogna by Gioacchino Rossini( )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francesca di Foix by Gaetano Donizetti( )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elisabetta, regina d'Inghilterra by Gioacchino Rossini( )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elisabetta, Regina d'Inghilterra: Dramma per musica in due atti. Libretto: Giovanni Federico Schmidt
Alessandro nell'Indie by Giovanni Pacini( )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sofonisba highlights by Ferdinando Paër( )

6 editions published in 2006 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria Stuarda, regina di Scozia highlights by Saverio Mercadante( )

11 editions published in 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bravura diva by Jennifer Larmore( )

6 editions published in 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jennifer Larmore's exceptional affinity with the bel canto repertoire, supported by her formidable technical armoury, has allowed Opera Rara the luxury of recording for this disc some of the most difficult vocal music of the 19th century. Virtuosity, then, is the theme of this album. It features music written for several of the greatest singers of the early 19th century, including Carolina Bassi, Rosmonda Pisaroni, Isabella Colbran and Maria Malibran. A lot has been written about the vocal abilities of these legendary singers. The music they sang is often very florid, the drama reinforced by pyrotechnical vocal hurdles, which on paper look just this side of impossible. It's only when you hear a singer of the calibre of Jennifer Larmore actually leaping those hurdles that you begin to understand what the fuss was all about. Works by Costa, Rossini, Pacini, Mercadante and Lauro Rossi are all featured on this CD which is accompanied by a fully coloured 100 page booklet with notes on each contribution written by the eminent specialist in 19th century opera Jeremy Commons
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The barber of Seville
Alternative Names
Jennifer Larmore amerikansk musiker

Jennifer Larmore mezzosoprano statunitense

Jennifer Larmore Singer

Jennifer Larmore US-amerikanische Mezzosopranistin

Languages
Italian (164)

Latin (13)

English (8)

French (4)

German (2)

Dutch (2)

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