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Melchior, Lauritz

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Works: 1,539 works in 2,903 publications in 7 languages and 12,622 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Live sound recordings  Documentary films  Operas  Music videos  Excerpts  Biography  Concert films  Biographical films  Songs 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Actor, Narrator, per, Interviewee, Other, Commentator, ten, Vocalist, Author of introduction
Classifications: M1500.W13, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Lauritz Melchior
Die Walküre Act I by Richard Wagner( file )
40 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 710 libraries worldwide
Die Walkure - second drama of "Der Ring des Nibelungen: Act 1(Complete) Kirsten Flagstad, soprano Set Svanholm, tenor Arnold Van Mill, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Hans Knappertsbusch, conductor Libretto and notes
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Sound Recording )
104 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 531 libraries worldwide
The pairing of Kirsten Flagstad and Lauritz Melchior in the title roles of Wagner's Tristan und Isolde is among the most celebrated artistic collaborations in the history of 20th-century opera. This legendary broadcast unites these two exceptional singers, both at the height of their vocal powers, in a performance of stunning intensity. Karin Branzell is Brangäne, Julius Huehn sings Kurwenal, and Emanuel List is King Marke, with Artur Bodanzky on the podium.This performance is taken from the CD box set Wagner at The Met, released by Sony Classical
Five treasured recordings from the heritage of greatness on RCA Red Seal by Philadelphia Orchestra( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Great voices of the century by Beniamino Gigli( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in Italian and No Linguistic Content and held by 311 libraries worldwide
I pagliacci...Vesti la giubba (Leoncavallo); Nacht und Traume (Schubert); Semele...Where 'er you walk (Handel); Mein Her, was dacten Sie? (Strauss); Ah! I am suffocating (Mussorgsky); Mattinata (Tosti); Cavalleria rusticana...Voi lo sapete (Mascagni); Manon...Ah! dispar, vision (Massenet); Beau soir (Debussy); Tristan and Isolde...love duet (Wagner); rigoletto....questa o quella; Beniamino Gigli,tenor Elisabeth Schumann,soprano John McCormack,tenor Lotte Lehmann,soprano Feodor Chaliapin,bass Nellie Melba,soprano Claudia Muzio,soprano Tito Schipa,tenor Maggie Teyte,soprano Frida Leider,soprano Lauritz Melchior,tenor Enrico Caruso,tenor Gerald Moor, piano
Götterdämmerung ; &, Siegfried : excerpts by Richard Wagner( file )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in German and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Lauritz Melchior by Lauritz Melchior( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 1970 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 233 libraries worldwide
The art of singing golden voices of the century = L'art du chant : les plus belles voix du vingtième sic̀le = El arte del canto : grandes voces del siglo by Peter Smith( visu )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Many illustrious opera stars of the twentieth century are featured in sound and vision in rare footage, much of it previously unavailable
Die Walküre by Richard Wagner( Sound Recording )
64 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 188 libraries worldwide
In her only pre-World War II Met broadcast of Die Walküre, the incomparable Kirsten Flagstad gives a magisterial performance as Brünnhilde, the warrior maiden and favorite daughter of Wotan, lord of the gods, sung by the marvelous Julius Huehn. Lauritz Melchior as Siegmund and Marjorie Lawrence as Sieglinde are a Wälsung couple for the ages, and Karin Branzell is magnificent as Fricka, Wotan's wife. Twenty-eight-year-old Erich Leinsdorf leads this dramatic performance of the Ring cycle's second chapter. This performance is taken from the CD box set Wagner at The Met, released by Sony Classical
Albert Coates ( file )
1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Melchior anthology by Lauritz Melchior( file )
2 editions published in 2009 in Multiple languages and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Lohengrin by Richard Wagner( Sound Recording )
72 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Lauritz Melchior heads a stellar cast in this remarkable broadcast of Wagner's Romantic opera. As the knightly title hero, he comes to the aid of Elsa (Astrid Varnay), the innocent young woman accused of murdering her brother by the evil Ortrud (Kerstin Thorborg) and her husband, the scheming Telramund (Alexander Sved). Norman Cordon sings King Henry, and Erich Leinsdorf conducts.This performance is taken from the CD box set Wagner at The Met, released by Sony Classical
Great singers ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1990 in 3 languages and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Albert Coates great conductors of the 20th century by Albert Coates( file )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Living voices Friedrich Schorr sings Richard Wagner by Richard Wagner( file )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in German and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner( Sound Recording )
50 editions published between 1923 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Tannhäuser deals with the medieval Minnesinger of that name
Die Walküre Act II by Richard Wagner( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1977 and 1999 in German and Undetermined and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Lauritz Melchior by Richard Wagner( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1970 and 1977 in German and Undetermined and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Handel arias by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in German and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Vergnugen und Lust (BWV 197, no. 8) -- Ich bin vergnugt in meinem Leiden (BWV 58, no. 3) -- Die Schatzbarkeit der weiten Erden (BWV 204, no. 4) -- Ich traue seiner Gnaden (BWV 97, no. 4) -- Bete aber auch dabei (BWV 115, no. 4) -- Jesus soll mein erstes Wort (BWV 171, no. 4) -- Benedictus, qui venit in nomine Domini (BWV 232, no. 23) -- Laudamus te (BWV 232, no. 5) -- Wenn die Fruhlingslufte steichen (BWV 202, no. 5) -- Auch mit gedampften, schwachen Stimmen (BWV 36, no. 7) -- Gott versorget alles Leben (BWV 187, no. 5) -- Ich esse mit Freuden mein weniges Brot (BWV 84, no. 3) -- Kann ich nur Jesum mir zum Freunde machen (BWV 105, no. 5)
The great tenors classic performances 1950-1963 ( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Tenor mania with Jussi Bjoerling, Lauritz Melchior, Nicolai Gedda, Franco Corelli, Jess Thomas, Jan Peerce et al
Lauritz Melchior: a discography by Hans Hansen( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Hommel, Lebrecht.
Hommel, Lebrecht 1890-1973
Lauritz Melchior dänischer Heldentenor
Lauritz Melchior Danish opera singer
Lauritz Melchior operazanger uit Denemarken (1890-1973)
Лауріц Мельхіор
Мельхиор, Лауриц
לאוריץ מלכיור
ラウリッツ・メルヒオール デンマーク出身のテノール歌手
Languages
German (307)
English (42)
Italian (8)
Danish (6)
Multiple languages (2)
Spanish (2)
French (1)
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