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

Works: 1,208 works in 3,211 publications in 5 languages and 19,079 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Television adaptations  Nonfiction films  Nonfiction television programs  Film adaptations  Cultural television programs 
Roles: Performer, Musician, Singer, Other, Instrumentalist, Proofreader, Distributor, Actor, Vocalist, Contributor
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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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 )
22 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 770 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
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner( file )
21 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 439 libraries worldwide
An opera about the captain of an infamous Dutch ghost ship who can be freed only by a woman who consents to marry him
Vanessa by Samuel Barber( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 436 libraries worldwide
This broadcast, recorded just two weeks after Vanessa's Met world premiere, presents the original cast in spectacular form. Eleanor Steber is marvelous as the title heroine, a beautiful woman awaiting the return of her long-lost lover. But the man who arrives is his son, Anatol (a suave Nicolai Gedda). The handsome youth plays a dangerous emotional game of wooing both Vanessa and her niece Erika (an enchanting Rosalind Elias)--with devastating consequences. Regina Resnik stars as the Old Baroness and Giorgio Tozzi is the kind Doctor. Conductor Dimitri Mitropoulos gives an impassioned reading of Barber's superb score
Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz( visu )
17 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 406 libraries worldwide
The first uncut performance of Berlioz's opera at the Met, this production tells the story of the capture of Troy by the Greeks, and of the love of Dido and Aeneas
Parsifal by Richard Wagner( visu )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 399 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]
Parsifal : [ein Bühnenweihfestspiel] by Richard Wagner( file )
23 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 398 libraries worldwide
Opera en 3 actos
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in German and Undetermined and held by 323 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
Der Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner( file )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 295 libraries worldwide
El anillo del nibelungo en alemán, es un ciclo de cuatro óperas épicas, basadas libremente en figuras y elementos de la mitología germánica, particularmente las Sagas islandesas. Estas operas son, El oro del Rin (Das Rheingold), La valquiria (Die Walküre), Sigfrido (Siegfried) y El ocaso de los dioses (Götterdämmerung)
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( visu )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Operavoorstelling, opgenomen op 7 maart 2009 in de Metropolitan, New York
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Soloists: Wiener Philharmoniker Georg Solti, con
Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( file )
1 edition published in 1996 in Italian and held by 223 libraries worldwide
"A splendid keepsake of a production which must surely rank among Glyndebourne's greatest, a noble performance of the work in which Mozart's dramatic genius first attained its full stature."--Thomas Heinitz, Saturday Review. (cover)
La Boheme by Giacomo Puccini( visu )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 47 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
Toward an American opera, 1911-1954 by Victor Herbert( file )
3 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
The rake's progress by Igor Stravinsky( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 15 libraries worldwide
The Rake's Progress Alexander Young, tenor Judith Raskin, soprano John Reardon, baritone Regina Sarfaty, mezzo-soprano Igor Stravinsky, conductor
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in Italian and held by 1 library worldwide
[Don Carlo, crown prince of Spain, falls in love with Elisabeth of Valois, originally promised to him but later married to his father King Philip, as part of the terms of a peace treaty between France and Spain. Incited to treason against his father on behalf of the Flemish, and accused of adultery with the queen, Don Carlo is cast into prison. Escaping, he flees to the monastery of St. Just, where Elisabeth comes to bid him farewell. The lovers are surprised by the King and the Grand Inquisitor, but Don Carlo is protected from them when the ghostly Charles V emerges from the tomb and draws him into the cloister.]
Turandot : dramma lirico in tre atti e cinque quadri by Giacomo Puccini( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in Italian and held by 1 library worldwide
To marry a princess a prince must solve three riddles or face execution
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Alternative Names
Choeur du Metropolitan opera de New York
Chœurs du Metropolitan Opera.
Chor der Metropolitan-Oper
Chor der Metropolitan Opera
Chor der Metropolitan Opera New York
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
Coro del Teatro Metropolitan New York
Coro della Metropolitan Opera House
Hor "Metropoliten opera"
Met Opera Chorus
Metropolitan Opera Choir
Metropolitan Opera Chor
Metropolitan Opera Chorus
Metropolitan Opera Chorus (New York)
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 House Male Chorus
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.
The Metropolitan Opera Chorus
German (61)
Italian (33)
English (26)
French (11)
Multiple languages (1)
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