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Goeke, Leo

Overview
Works: 88 works in 238 publications in 8 languages and 3,210 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Operas  Film adaptations  Live sound recordings  Nonfiction films  Cultural television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Television adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Commentator, Vocalist, Other
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Leo Goeke
Publications by Leo Goeke
Publications by Leo Goeke, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Leo Goeke
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( file )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 664 libraries worldwide
Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
Don Giovanni : dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( visu )
21 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Mozart's version of the Don Juan legend
Satyagraha by Philip Glass( visu )
22 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 371 libraries worldwide
This visionary opera tells the story of how Mahatma Gandhi developed the philosophy of satyagraha, nonviolent active resistance, as a political revolutionary tool to fight oppression, connecting his lifework to three historical figures who advanced his philosophy: the celebrated Russian writer Leo Tolstoy, the great Indian poet and philosopher Rabindranath Tagore and the American civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr
I vespri siciliani : [opera in 5 acts] by Giuseppe Verdi( file )
14 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 350 libraries worldwide
This astonishing cast introduced Vespri to Met audiences only a few weeks before this broadcast and opera lovers fought for tickets to hear in person what all the excitement was about. James Levine's conducting was as passionate as it was authoritative, and the singers responded with performances that are still talked about with awe. Montserrat Caballé is lustrous as Elena, the young woman whose marriage to Arrigo (Nicolai Gedda) ignites a bloodbath. Sherrill Milnes is in top form as Monforte, the hated oppressor, who turns out to be much more than he seems
The rake's progress : a fable by Igor Stravinsky( visu )
18 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 344 libraries worldwide
The story concerns the decline and fall of one Tom Rakewell, who deserts Anne Trulove for the delights of London in the company of Nick Shadow, who turns out to be the Devil. After several misadventures, all initiated by the devious Shadow, Tom ends up in Bedlam, a psychiatric hospital south of London. The moral of the tale is: "For idle hearts and hands and minds the Devil finds a work to do."
Mozart's The magic flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( visu )
7 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in German and Italian and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Mozart at the Glyndebourne with Bernard Haitink conducting the London Philharmonic and unusual set design by David Hockney
Mozart's The magic flute ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 138 libraries worldwide
The young prince Tamino is being pursued by a horrible snake and finds himself in the lands belonging to the Queen of the Night. After the Queen's Ladies help kill the snake, Tamino meets Papageno, the Queen's bird catcher. It is revealed to Tamino that a distant king, Sarastro, has abducted the Queen's beautiful daughter, Pamina. After seeing her portrait, Tamino quickly falls in love. With the help of a magic flute, given to him by the Queen, Tamino and Papageno go on a quest to save Pamina. Meanwhile, in Sarastro's palace, Pamina is being tormented by the slavekeeper, Monostatos. Tamino and Papageno arrive and are surprised to find that Sarastro is not the cruel tyrant they thought. It turns out that Sarastro abducted Pamina because the gods had intended that she was to marry Tamino. After passing a series of tests by the Priests, Tamino is granted Pamina's hand
Idomeneo : W.A. Mozart's opera in three acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( visu )
5 editions published in 2004 in Italian and Spanish and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Idomeneo, King of Crete has been away from home during the Trojan War. His son, regent of the island, falls in love with the daughter of the murdered King Priam, who is a prisoner
The rake's progress by Igor Stravinsky( visu )
10 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
In this performance taped at Glyndebourne, the designer has created a childlike world with bright colors and troubled overtones. This opera tells a sinister story of a philandering playboy
The Robert Shaw Chorale on tour by Robert Shaw Chorale( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in Latin and English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Mass no. 6, in E-flat major by Franz Schubert( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1964 in Latin and held by 52 libraries worldwide
La Sonnambula by Vincenzo Bellini( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 29 libraries worldwide
The extraordinary Diana Damrau brings aching lyricism and coloratura fireworks to the role of Amina, the innocent village girl whose sleepwalking causes misunderstandings that almost prevent her marriage to the handsome Elvino, sung by new bel canto star tenor Javier Camarena. Michele Pertusi is Count Rodolfo, and Marco Armiliato conducts Bellini's melodious score
Pagliacci : opera in two acts by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in Italian and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Updated to Regency Seville, the story of a nobleman obsessed with amorous conquests and Donna Anna, a noblewoman who plots to destroy him
Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in Italian and German and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Returning from the Trojan Wars during a storm, Idomeneo, the king of Crete, vows to sacrifice to Neptune, in return for his own safety, the first person he meets ashore. This turns out to be his own son, Idamante and Idomeneo attempts to escape fulfilling his vow
The rake's progress by Igor Stravinsky( visu )
6 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Charts the rise and decline of Tom Rakewell after he inherits an unexpected legacy
La traviata : highlights by Giuseppe Verdi( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in Italian and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Prelude -- Libiamo ne' lieti calici (Brindisi) -- Un di felice -- È strano!-- Ah, fors' è lui-- Sempre libera -- Lunge da lei-- De' miei bollenti spiriti -- Pura siccome un angelo -- Ah! dite alla giovine -- Di provenza il mar -- Ogni sup aver tal femmina -- Teneste la promessa--' Addio del passato -- Parigi, o cara -- Ah, Violetta!-Voi? Signor
Fidelio by Ludwig van Beethoven( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in German and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The well loved team of Waltraud Meier and Placido Domingo join conductor Daniel Barenboim in a complete recording of Beethoven's intense and dramatic opera
I vespri siciliani : opera in five acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Italian and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Opname van de voorstelling tijdens het Glyndebourne Festival Opera 1974
 
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Associated Subjects
Burgess, G Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts), Unaccompanied Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with instrumental ensemble Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with chamber orchestra Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestra Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts), Unaccompanied Christmas music Don Giovanni (Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus) Folk songs, Russian Gandhi,--Mahatma, Hymns, English Italy Juan,--Don (Legendary character) King, Martin Luther,--Jr., Live sound recordings Man-woman relationships Masses Meyer, Conrad Ferdinand, Motion picture music Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, Music Music--Computer network resources Netherlands--Amsterdam New York (State)--New York Nonets (Bassoons (2), clarinets (2), horns (2), oboes (2), double bass), Arranged Opera Operas Operas, Arranged Operas--Excerpts Operas--Excerpts, Arranged Overtures Overtures (Bassoons (2), clarinets (2), flute, horns (2), oboes (2)) Performance art Piano music (4 hands), Arranged Psalms (Music)--110th Psalm Psalms (Music)--113th Psalm Psalms (Music)--117th Psalm Revenge Rondos (Bassoons (2), clarinets (2), horns (2), oboes (2)) Sicilian Vespers (Italy : 1282) Spirituals (Songs) Suites (Orchestra) Tagore, Rabindranath, Tolstoy, Leo,--graf, Wind nonets (Bassoons (2), clarinets (2), flute, horns (2), oboes (2)) Wind nonets (Bassoons (3), clarinets (2), horns (2), oboes (2)), Arranged Wind octets (Bassoons (2), clarinets (2), horns (2), oboes (2)) Wind sextets (Bassoons (2), clarinets (2), horns (2)) Womanizers
Alternative Names
Leo Goeke American opera singer
Leo Goeke Amerikaans operazanger (1937-2012)
Leo Goeke amerikanischer Opernsänger
Languages
Italian (53)
English (39)
German (17)
Sanskrit (13)
Latin (6)
Spanish (1)
French (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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