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Konwitschny, Peter 1945-

Overview
Works: 118 works in 219 publications in 6 languages and 1,111 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Television adaptations  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Operas  Nonfiction television programs  Live sound recordings 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Creator, Other, Author of introduction, Film editor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Peter Konwitschny
Publications by Peter Konwitschny
Most widely held works by Peter Konwitschny
Tristan and Isolde in 3 acts by Richard Wagner( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in German and held by 197 libraries worldwide
"The towering Wagner opera becomes an optimistic work about two people who succeed in finding love."--Container
Symphonie Nr. 9 by Ludwig van Beethoven( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Der Freischütz romantische Oper in drei Akten by Carl Maria von Weber( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in German and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Based on the novel by Johann August Apel, the story tells of Max the Huntsman's struggle against his rival Kaspar to win Agathe in marriage. His desperation which leads him to trade with the Devil in order to regain his lost marksman's skills, finds resolution when fate intervenes to prevent the fatal "free-bullet" from striking Agathe
Der Ring des Nibelungen ein Bühnenfestspiel für drei Tage und einen Vorabend by Richard Wagner( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 82 libraries worldwide
In the fourth and final part of the epic saga Der Ring Des Nibelungen (The Ring), the treachery and betrayal which leads to Siegfried's death also heralds the downfall of the gods and the return of the gold to the Rhine
Lohengrin by Richard Wagner( visu )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Elsa of Brabant is accused of murder by Frederick of Telramund. Lohengrin saves her and asks her to marry him. Meanwhile, Frederick and his wife, Ortrud, plot against their union
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( visu )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 52 libraries worldwide
A presentation of Wagner's opera about the fatal voyage which Tristan, a vassal to the court of King Marke, makes to Ireland to bring back Isolde as the king's bride. On the return voyage Tristan and Isolde drink by mistake a love potion, which binds them irrevocably to each other. The story resolves itself into a series of love intrigues in which the two lovers ingeniously outwit the king
Don Carlos opéra in fünf Akten by Giuseppe Verdi( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in French and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Musiktheater heute: Peter Konwitschny : Regisseur ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in German and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( visu )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 26 libraries worldwide
This performance of Wagner's opera Gotterdamerung recorded at the Metropolitan Opera House features vocalists such as Wendy Bryn Harmer, Deborah Voigt, Jay Hunter Morris, and Hans-Peter Konig in the leading roles
Der Ring des Nibelungen ein Bühnenfestspiel für drei Tage und einen Vorabend by Richard Wagner( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in German and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Cycle of four operas based on Germanic and Scandinavian mythology
Der Freischütz by Carl Maria von Weber( visu )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Spectacle musical sur scène enregistré en 1999. Avec Jorma Silvasti (MaX) ; Charlotte Margiono (Agathe) ; Albert Dohmen (Caspar) ; Sabine Ritterbusch (Ännchen) ; choeur du Hamburgische Staatsoper ; Philharmonisches Staatsorchester ; Ingo Metzmacher, chef d'orchestre
Auf der Suche nach einem ganz anderen : von der Bewahrung des Sinns, nicht des Buchstabens ; Operntexte by Peter Konwitschny( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Oper mit Herz : das Musiktheater des Joachim Herz by Joachim Herz( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in German and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Don Carlos an opera in five acts by Giuseppe Verdi( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 10 libraries worldwide
In the 16th century, with the aftermath of war between Spain and France, Don Carlo, the heir to the Spanish throne, comes to France to meet with his beloved Elizabeth de Valois. Inevitably politics divide the lovers, and while Rodrigue falls in with Flemish rebels, the Inquisition is determined to be the power behind the peace
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in Italian and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Alfredo falls in love with the beautiful courtesan, Violetta, who is dying from consumption. Later, while living together in the country, Violetta is visited by Alfredo's father asking her to give him up. Persuaded, she returns to her former life and is publicly insulted by Alfredo who misunderstands her motives. He eventually learns the truth and returns to Violetta only to find her dying
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
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Don Carlos opéra en cinq actes (version originale intégrale de 1867] by Giuseppe Verdi( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in French and Italian and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Was ist ein Werk? Was ist Treue? Was Werktreue? by Peter Konwitschny( Article )
3 editions published in 2011 in German and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Tristan & Isolde Handlung in drei Aufzügen : from the Münchner Opernfestspiele 1998 ( file )
1 edition published in 1999 in German and held by 6 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Peter Konwitschny Duits regisseur
Peter Konwitschny German opera and theatre director
פטר קונוויטשני
Languages
German (80)
French (6)
Italian (4)
Japanese (2)
English (2)
Spanish (1)
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