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Ramey, Samuel

Works: 842 works in 3,401 publications in 8 languages and 47,652 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Music  Musicals  Musical settings  Excerpts  Filmed operas  Orchestral music  Stories, plots, etc 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Vocalist, Instrumentalist, Other, Commentator, Actor, Musician, Artist, bas, per
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Publications about Samuel Ramey
Publications by Samuel Ramey
Most widely held works by Samuel Ramey
Messiah : highlights by George Frideric Handel( file )
22 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 2,091 libraries worldwide
Don Giovanni (highlights) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( file )
17 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in Italian and German and held by 1,581 libraries worldwide
Highlights from the original soundtrack of the Joseph Losey film
Il viaggio a Reims by Gioacchino Rossini( file )
41 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,333 libraries worldwide
Il Viaggio a Reims: Dramma giocoso in un'atto. Libretto: Luigi Balocchi
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( file )
37 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,164 libraries worldwide
Music Director James Levine has long championed Verdi's majestic opera that pits a ruler's public duty against private desires. Aprile Millo is Elizabeth of Valois, engaged to Don Carlo (Michael Sylvester), heir to the Spanish throne. But their love is thwarted when his father, King Philip II (Samuel Ramey), marries her himself. Dolora Zajick is Princess Eboli, the king's mistress who is also in love with Don Carlo. Vladimir Chernov is Don Carlo's best friend, Rodrigo, and Sergei Koptchak is the imperious Grand Inquisitor
Opera arias by Samuel Ramey( file )
22 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 877 libraries worldwide
The rake's progress by Igor Stravinsky( Sound Recording )
47 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 844 libraries worldwide
James Levine leads a great cast in Stravinsky's powerful tale of a young man's fall. Paul Groves is Tom Rakewell, who leaves a life in the country and the faithful Anne Trulove (Dawn Upshaw) for the temptations of London--seduced by the sinister Nick Shadow (Samuel Ramey), better known as the devil. Stephanie Blythe stars as Baba the Turk
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( file )
41 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 803 libraries worldwide
Book (125 p. :
Susannah by Carlisle Floyd( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 759 libraries worldwide
Renée Fleming stars in the title role of Carlisle Floyd's powerful opera, the story of a beautiful Tennessee girl who innocently incites the lust of her church Elders, leading to her denouncement as a sinner. Samuel Ramey is the Reverend Olin Blitch, whose concern for Susannah turns into desire, and Jerry Hadley sings Susannah's brother, Sam, who tries to take his revenge on the preacher. James Conlon conducts this broadcast performance from the opera's Met premiere run
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( file )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 656 libraries worldwide
Retells the story of Verdi's opera in which the love of the enslaved Ethiopian princess for an Egyptian general brings tragedy to all involved
Mefistofele by Arrigo Boito( visu )
56 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 618 libraries worldwide
A post-modern production of Arrigo Boito's treatment of the Faust legend, faithful to Goethe's original conception
Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( file )
24 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 616 libraries worldwide
Pierre Monteux, a master of French repertoire, conducts in this 1955 performance of Offenbach's Les Contes d'Hoffman. This Metropolitan Opera production features an all-star cast that includes Rise Stevens, Richard Tucker, Roberta Peters, and Lucine Amara
I due Foscari by Giuseppe Verdi( Sound Recording )
47 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 605 libraries worldwide
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 604 libraries worldwide
Seventy years after its premiere, one of Broadway's finest musicals is brought back to life in an acclaimed production featuring a 28-piece orchestra and 30-member cast that includes Tony Yazbeck, Jay Armstrong Johnson, and Megan Fairchild
Otello by Gioacchino Rossini( Sound Recording )
31 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 591 libraries worldwide
Otello ossia Il Moro di Venezia: Dramma per musica in tre atti. Libretto: Francesco Maria Berio di Salsa
Attila : dramma lirico in un prologo e tre atti by Giuseppe Verdi( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in Italian and held by 1 library worldwide
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Alternative Names
Ramey, Sam 1942-
Ramey, Samuel Edward.
Ramey, Samuel Edward 1942-
Samuel Eduardus Ramey
Samuel Ramey americký operní pěvec
Samuel Ramey Amerikaans zanger
Samuel Ramey amerikansk skådespelare och sångare
Samuel Ramey amerikansk skodespelar og songar
Samuel Ramey amerikansk skuespiller og sanger
Samuel Ramey artiste lyrique
Samuel Ramey basso statunitense
Samuel Ramey US-amerikanischer Opernsänger (Bass-Bariton)
Самюэл Рейми
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