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Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Chorus

Overview
Works: 1,483 works in 2,700 publications in 4 languages and 14,639 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Operas  Interviews  Televised operas  Film and video adaptations  Musical settings  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Performer, Musician, Vocalist, Proofreader, Conductor, Instrumentalist
Classifications: M1500.P83, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.).
Publications by Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.).
Most widely held works by Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.).
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( visu )
21 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 652 libraries worldwide
An Egyptian soldier falls in love with a princess-turned-slave girl
Toward an American opera, 1911-1954 ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( visu )
18 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 538 libraries worldwide
Set in the Latin Quarter of 1830's Paris, the opera focuses on the love between the poet Rodolfo and Mimi, who leaves him due to his irrational jealousy, only to return as she is dying of consumption
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( visu )
16 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Set in mythical Peking, Princess Turandot declares she will marry any man of royal blood who can solve three riddles she sets him. Failure to solve the riddles will result in execution. Prince Calaf, in spite of many entreaties not to do so, wishes to seek the hand of Turandot. Calaf solves the riddles, but gives Turandot another chance to be rid of him. Ultimately, Turandot discovers that love is the answer she needs
Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz( visu )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 445 libraries worldwide
The classic story of the Trojan horse
Hansel and Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck( visu )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
A musical adaption of the classic fairy tale
Idomeneo K. 366 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Opera, in three acts
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 320 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
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( visu )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 311 libraries worldwide
In this final segment of the "Ring cycle," Wagner brings the double tragedy of Wotan and Siegfried full circle. Brunnhilde declares that Wotan is all-powerful and everlasting. With helmet and gleaming armour, she rides through the air leading a resurrected Siegfried by the hand. Siegfried is reconciled with Wotan, and society is cured of its ills
Parsifal by Richard Wagner( visu )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 263 libraries worldwide
An interpretation of Wagner's last opera of German and Christian mythology, set in the Middle Ages, and centering on the brotherhood of Grail knights who guard "the chalice in which the blood of the crucified Saviour had once been caught." [Guide, p.8]
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in German and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Siegfried finds the ring. He is slain by Gunther. Brunhilde returns the ring
Marian Anderson by Marian Anderson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in German and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Giuseppe Verdi Aida ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in Italian and held by 229 libraries worldwide
The action takes place in ancient Egypt, and tells of the love of Radames, the captain of the guard, for a slave girl, Aida. She is the daughter of the King of Ethiopia, who is captured by Radames and the Egyptian troops. Tricked into betraying military secrets, Radames is condemned to be buried alive. He is joined by Aida, who dies with him
Lucia di Lammermoor dramma tragico in due parti by Gaetano Donizetti( visu )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 214 libraries worldwide
A tale of love, murder, and vengeance set in seventeenth-century Scotland
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( visu )
4 editions published in 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Bonus features (all on disc 2): Backstage at the Met with host Renée Fleming: interviews with Patricia Racette, Marcello Giordani, Maria Zifchak and Carolyn Choa; Anthony Minghella talks about Madama Butterfly
L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti( visu )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Shy pesant Nemorino falls in love with Adina from a distance but comes to believe that she is in love with Belcore. Listening to Adina tell the story of Tristan and Iseult, he becomes convinced that by taking a magic love potion he will gain Adina's love. Following a series of misteps, Nemorino enlists in the army so that he can earn enough money to buy more of the so called love potion. Adina, aware of Nemorino's love buys his enlistment contract and professes her love for him
Simon Boccanegra by Giuseppe Verdi( visu )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 191 libraries worldwide
The sumptuous production by Giancarlo del Monaco featuring the return of legendary tenor Placido Domingo, this time in the baritone title role. Also starring Adrianne Pieczonka as Boccanegra's long-lost daughter Amelia. James Levine conducts the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in German and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Centennial gala by N.Y.) Metropolitan Opera (New York( visu )
1 edition published in 1985 in Italian and held by 180 libraries worldwide
In celebration of the one hundredth anniversary of the Metropolitan opera, 100 singers, 7 conductors, the Met Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet performed in two separate programs on October 22, 1983
Mozart's The magic flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
An abridged production of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's opera The Magic Flute for television
 
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Alternative Names
Choeur du Metropolitan opera de New York
Chœurs du Metropolitan Opera.
Chor der Metropolitan Opera.
Chor der Metropolitan Opera New York, NY
Chor des Metropolitan Opera House
Chor des Metropolitan Opera House New York, NY
Chór Metropolitan Opera w Nowym Jorku.
Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera.
Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera Association
Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera Association New York, NY
Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera New York, NY
Coro del Metropolitan
Coro del Metropolitan New York, NY
Coro del Metropolitan Opera
Coro del Metropolitan Opera House, New York.
Coro del Teatro Metropolitan New York.
Metropolitan Opera Choir
Metropolitan Opera Chor
Metropolitan Opera Chorus.
Metropolitan Opera Chorus (New York, N.Y.)
Metropolitan Opera Chorus (New York, New York)
Metropolitan Opera Chorus New York, NY
Metropolitan Opera Coro
Metropolitan Opera House Chorus
Metropolitan Opera House Chorus New York, NY
Metropolitan Opera New York, NY Choir
Metropolitan Opera New York, NY Chor
Metropolitan Opera New York, NY Coro
New York Metropolitan Chorus.
New York Metropolitan Opera Chorus.
Languages
Italian (73)
German (26)
English (22)
French (8)
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