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Royal Opera House (London, England)

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Works: 3,321 works in 7,297 publications in 8 languages and 54,502 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Film adaptations  Children's films  Animated films  Television adaptations  Operas  Live sound recordings  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Performer, Producer, Instrumentalist, Contributor, Production personnel, Musician, Other, Singer, Conductor, orc
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( Sound Recording )
88 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,852 libraries worldwide
Set in a small fishing community on the east coast of England, the story of conflict between an individual and a society that sees him as an outsider
L'amico Fritz by Pietro Mascagni( file )
29 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,021 libraries worldwide
EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( Sound Recording )
52 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 956 libraries worldwide
This is Maria Callas's only broadcast from the stage of the Met. Hearing "La Divina" in an actual performance is a unique thrill, and Lucia is a huge part of the palpable Callas mystique. Donizetti's bloody tale of the Scottish lass torn from her true love and forced into an arranged marriage, only to go mad and murder her bridegroom on their wedding night, was the perfect vehicle for Callas's wizardry. Her haunting voice simply becomes Lucia's--every facet of emotion so pronounced that we cannot escape her spell
I Capuleti e i Montecchi by Vincenzo Bellini( file )
39 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 669 libraries worldwide
Basada en la obra Romeo and Juliet de W. Shakespeare
Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( visu )
29 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Set in a small village in England, the story relates fisherman Peter Grimes' inability to become a part of the community. Because his apprentice has been drowned at sea, he has incurred the wrath and distrust of the townspeople
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( visu )
33 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 634 libraries worldwide
A recording of the performance at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden July 16, 1982."
La fille du régiment by Gaetano Donizetti( Sound Recording )
38 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 622 libraries worldwide
Gennaro Papi, a former assistant under Arturo Toscanini, conducts this performance of Donzietti's La Fille Du Regiment. Soprano Lily Pons is also at her most charming and vivacious in the role of Marie
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in Italian and English and held by 504 libraries worldwide
Performance of the opera by Verdi, based on Shakespeare's classic tragedy of jealousy, deceit, conspiracy, & murder. Othello's great love for Desdemona proves to be too much to bear
L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Thomas Schippers leads a superlative cast in one of Donizetti's most beloved comic operas. This two disc set was taken from a live performance on March 5, 1966 and features Carlo Bergonzi as Nemorino and Roberta Peters as Adina
Boris Godunov by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky( visu )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in Russian and English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
The action takes place between 1598 and 1605. It concerns the reign of Tsar Boris Godunov who has murdered the Tsarevich Dmitri in order to obtain the succession, and the challenge made to it by the Pretender Dmitri
La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini( Sound Recording )
45 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Presents the action of the opera, based on the play by David Belasco, set at the height of the notorious Californian Gold Rush; this opera represents "a major advance on Puccini's previous work, especially in the careful interweaving of Western elements into an altogether larger canvas than anything he had tackled before."
Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini( visu )
32 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 484 libraries worldwide
The Hamburg State Opera's production of Puccini's opera. The Chevalier des Grieux meets and seduces the young Manon when she is being escorted by her brother to a convent. Manon lives with des Grieux in Paris, but leaves him for a rich admirer. She is later arrested, charged with prostitution, and deported to Louisiana. Des Grieux accompanies her and during an escape attempt she dies in his arms
Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss( visu )
29 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 478 libraries worldwide
Octavian loves the much older and married Marschallin. When the Marschallin's cousin, Baron Ochs, needs a go-between to send a gift to his young fiancee, he asks Octavian and the results prove to be life changing for all
Così fan tutte K. 588 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1974 and 1996 in Italian and German and held by 461 libraries worldwide
Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz( Sound Recording )
49 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 450 libraries worldwide
Performances of Berlioz's epic masterpiece are rare events--under James Levine's inspired leadership, the stellar cast and the Met's chorus and orchestra triumphantly meet the enormous challenge. Ben Heppner is the legendary Trojan hero Aeneas who escapes the doomed city of Troy and falls in love with the beautiful Queen of Carthage, Dido, sung by the radiant Lorraine Hunt Lieberson in her final appearance at the Met. Deborah Voigt is breathtaking as Cassandra, the Trojan prophetess who sees the looming calamity but is ignored
Sleeping Beauty by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( visu )
18 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 449 libraries worldwide
It is the magical tale of the beautiful Princess Aurora, condemned to sleep for one hundred years under a spell of a wicked fairy
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( visu )
36 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 433 libraries worldwide
Wagner's revolutionary score changed the world of music with its radical portrayal of an all-consuming passion that can only be fulfilled in death. The legendary Birgit Nilsson sings Isolde, one of her greatest roles, in her second Met season. Karl Liebl is Tristan, the man she loves--and the best friend of the man she is forced to marry. Jerome Hines is the sorrowful King Marke and Irene Dalis sings Isolde's stalwart companion, Brangäne
Roméo et Juliette by Charles Gounod( visu )
28 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Presents Gounod's opera of the two tragic young lovers from opposing families in Verona, Italy cannot survive the feud
Camille by Giuseppe Verdi( visu )
28 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Alfredo, the son of a wealthy European merchant, is smitten with the Parisian courtesan, Violetta. When Violetta abondons Alfredo to save his family's name, he unknowing confronts and humiliates her, leaving her dignity and health destroyed. Upon her deathbed, Alfredo returns to his true love, now aware of her glorious sacrifice
La fille du régiment a comic opera in two acts by Gaetano Donizetti( visu )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 407 libraries worldwide
The waif Marie is adopted by a French army regiment, falls in love with a Tyrolean youth called Tonio, but is carried off to live with the Marquise of Berkenfeld who plans to turn her into a genteel lady and marry her to an aristocrat; but the Marquise turns out to be her long lost mother who lets her marry Tonio in the end
 
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controlled identity Royal Italian Opera (London, England)

Covent Garden Operaház Zenekara.
Covent Garden orchestra
Covent Garden Orchestra London
Covent Garden Orchestra (Londýn, Anglie)
Covent Garden Orchestra of the Royal Opera House.
Covent Garden (Royal Opera House (London, England))
Covent Garden Royal Opera House Orchestra
Covent Garden Theatre
Covent Garden Theatre (London) Orchestra
Covent Garden Theatre Orchestra
Königliches Opernhaus Covent Garden
London. Covent Garden Theatre. Orchestra
London Orchestra
Opera Królewska w Valletcie
Ópera real de La Valeta
Orch. del Covent Garden di Londra
Orchester der Covent Garden Opera
Orchester der Covent Garden Opera London
Orchester der Royal Opera
Orchester der Royal Opera London
Orchester des Königlichen Opernhauses Covent Garden
Orchester des Königlichen Opernhauses Covent Garden London
Orchester des Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Orchester des Royal Opera House Covent Garden London
Orchestra del Covent Garden di Londra
Orchestra del "Covent Garden" Londra
Orchestra del Covent Garden Opera House
Orchestra della Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Orchestra della Royal Opera House Covent Garden London
Orchestra of the London Covent Garden Opera
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden London
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House London
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House (London, England)
Orchestra of the Royal Opera (London)
Orchestra of the Royald Opera House, Covent Garden
Orchestre de Covent Garden
Orchestre du Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
Ork. Opery Londyńskiej
Orkestr Londonskoj korolevskoj opery "Kovent-Garden"
Orkestr teatra "Kovent-Garden"
Orquesta del Teatro de la Ópera, Covent Garden
Orquesta Royal Opera del Covent Garden de Londres
ROH Orchestra
ROH (Royal Opera House)
Royal Opera House
Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Orchestra
Royal Opera House (London, England). Orchestra
Royal Opera House (London). Orchestra
Royal opera house (Londres). Orchestra
Royal Opera House Orch. Covent Garden
Royal opera house orchestra
Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden
Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden London
Royal Opera House Orchestra London
Royal Opera Orchester, Covent Garden
Royal opera orchestra
Royal Opera Orchestra, Covent Garden.
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
The ROH Orchestra
The Royal Opera Orchester, Covent Garden
Theatre Royal, English Opera House
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ロイヤル・オペラ・ハウス (マルタ)
瓦萊塔皇家歌劇院
Languages
Italian (244)
English (212)
French (101)
German (77)
Russian (13)
Spanish (8)
Multiple languages (3)
Dutch (2)
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