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Quivar, Florence

Overview
Works: 268 works in 793 publications in 7 languages and 12,057 library holdings
Genres: Music  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Operas  Oratorios  Masses  Symphonies  Drama  Documentary films  Sacred music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Author, per, Other, mez
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Florence Quivar
Publications by Florence Quivar
Most widely held works by Florence Quivar
Messiah : highlights by George Frideric Handel( file )
21 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 2,052 libraries worldwide
When lilacs last in the dooryard bloom'd by Roger Sessions( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 829 libraries worldwide
Work based on poetry by Walt Whitman
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
38 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 643 libraries worldwide
"The first complete recording of the opera based on Gershwin's original score, restoring the material cut by Gershwin during rehearsals for the New York premiere in 1935, was made by the Cleveland Orchestra under Lorin Maazel in 1976, in time for the U.S. Bicentennial"--Wikipedia (Feb 2007)
Stabat Mater ; Litany to the Virgin Mary ; Symphony no. 3 by Karol Szymanowski( file )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Ride on, King Jesus! : Florence Quivar sings Black music of America by Florence Quivar( file )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Luisa Miller by Giuseppe Verdi( file )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Poor Luisa Miller (Katia Ricciarelli) has given her heart to a man she knows as "Carlo." But he is really Rodolfo (Luciano Pavarotti), the son of Count Walter (Paul Plishka), who is being pressured by the Count to marry another woman. Despite every effort of Lucia's loving father (Leo Nucci), the evil Wurm (John Cheek), eventually triumphs. But it's Verdi's passionate music that wins in the end, brought to life by a cast who knows how to stir our hearts
Messa per Rossini by Antonio Bazzini( file )
25 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Totenmesse zum Gedächtnis für Gioacchino Rossini, lag 1869 komplett in handschriftlicher Partitur vor, geschrieben von 13 ital. Komponisten. Uraufführung erst 119 Jahre später als Schlußveranstaltung des Europäischen Musikfestes Stuttgart am 11.09.1988 u.d.Ltg. von Helmuth Rilling
Stabat Mater ; Overtures by Gioacchino Rossini( file )
4 editions published in 1995 in Latin and No Linguistic Content and held by 371 libraries worldwide
Elijah by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 1995 in 4 languages and held by 362 libraries worldwide
An oratorio after words from the Old Testament, Op.70
Missa solemnis by Ludwig van Beethoven( file )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in Latin and held by 346 libraries worldwide
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The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir present an intimate and stirring performance of Handel's Messiah. This 2-CD recording of the full score on period instruments features a stellar cast of soloists. Tafelmusik presents this baroque masterpiece with the spirit and vitality of Handel's own 18th-century productions. A perennial favorite with audiences and critics alike, Tafelmusik's Messiah has garnered glowing reviews year after year
Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( file )
22 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 319 libraries worldwide
This extraordinary performance of Verdi's unforgettable Requiem features a dream cast: soprano Leontyne Price, equally acclaimed for her soaring phrasing and the nobility with which she sings the words, is joined by Plácido Domingo, one of the great Verdi tenors of his generation, distinguished mezzo-soprano Florence Quivar, and magnificent bass John Cheek. Under James Levine's inspired conducting, the Met Orchestra and Chorus deliver a thrilling account of this breathtaking score
Four saints in three acts by Virgil Thomson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Symphony no. 9 : "choral" by Ludwig van Beethoven( file )
2 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 239 libraries worldwide
"A five-part exploration of Ludwig von Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, examining the music itself along with the historical and personal setting in which it was created"--Guide p. 2
The three-cornered hat (complete) ; Homenajes ; Interlude & Spanish dance from La vida breve by Manuel de Falla( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 223 libraries worldwide
This performance features the legendary African-American contralto Marian Anderson in her history-making Met debut role of Ulrica, the fortune-teller. At first her predictions are all good news. But who would believe the best friend of the king would actually murder him? Absurd. That's what the king (Jan Peerce) thinks. But he loves Amelia (Zinka Milanov), the wife of his friend Renato (Robert Merrill). And when Renato discovers them together, he joins the plot against the king. This is Verdian passion at its best
Symphonie No. 4 : "Italienische" by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( file )
in German and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Ein Sommernachtstraum ; Die schöne Melusine ( file )
in German and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Domingo : the Verdi opera collection by Giuseppe Verdi( file )
2 editions published in 2013 in Italian and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Un ballo in maschera ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in Italian and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Luciano Pavarotti in his first Met Ballo heads an illustrious cast in the revolutionary production of Verdi's opera. His portrayal of the ill-fated Riccardo is 'peerless Pavarotti.' Also stars Aprile Millo
 
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Alternative Names
Florence Quivar Amerikaans zangeres
Florence Quivar singer
Languages
English (100)
Latin (47)
Italian (34)
German (19)
Polish (12)
Spanish (5)
Dutch (1)
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