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

Overview
Works: 1,434 works in 3,482 publications in 6 languages and 19,515 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Televised operas  Filmed operas  Television adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films  Televised performances  Opera television programs 
Roles: Performer, Musician, Singer, Other, Instrumentalist, Proofreader, Actor, Distributor, Vocalist, Contributor
Classifications: M1500, 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 )
23 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 769 libraries worldwide
Set in Egypt at the time of the Pharoahs, a story of conflicting demands of love, patriotism and filial piety
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( visu )
22 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 563 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 )
23 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 549 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
Idomeneo : K. 366 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 1996 in 6 languages and held by 527 libraries worldwide
Opera, in three acts
Toward an American opera, 1911-1954 by Victor Herbert( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 506 libraries worldwide
Originally issued on various labels
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner( file )
25 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 445 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 434 libraries worldwide
Samuel Barber's opera had it world premiere at the Met in 1958. In this first revival, soprano Mary Costa took on the title role of the beautiful woman who has waited 20 years for the return of her lover, Anatol. But the man who appears is a younger Anatol, her lover's son, sung by John Alexander. Rosalind Elias as Erika, Vanessa's niece, and Giorgio Tozzi as the Doctor reprise their portrayals from the world premiere. Blanche Thebom is the Old Baroness and William Steinberg conducts
Parsifal : [ein Bühnenweihfestspiel] by Richard Wagner( file )
27 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Opera en 3 actos
Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz( visu )
17 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 405 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
The rake's progress : opera in three acts by Igor Stravinsky( file )
4 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Recorded in London, June 1964
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( visu )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Götterdämmerung recounts the life and death of Siegfried amongst humanity. Inexperience and naive, Siegfried quickly falls prey to humankind's excessive desire for the ring. Siegfried inadvertently betrays Brunnhilde, by being tricked into marrying Gutrune, and offering her as a wife for Gunther. Upon learning of Siegfried's treachery, Brunnhilde seeks revenge and joins the plot to kill her husband by revealing his sole weakness. Once she realizes his innocence, it is too late, and so she reclaims the ring and returns it to the Rhinemaidens, thus freeing humanity from the ring's curse
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in German and Undetermined and held by 307 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 )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 300 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 )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Bonus features (all on disc 2): Backstage at the Met with host Renee Fleming: interviews with Patricia Racette, Marcello Giordani, Maria Zifchak and Carolyn Choa; Anthony Minghella talks about Madama Butterfly
Hansel and Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck( visu )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
A musical adaption of the classic fairy tale
Mozart's The magic flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
This abridged version of Mozart's beloved opera is brought to life through puppetry and fanciful costumes
Parsifal by Richard Wagner( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 257 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 )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Soloists: Wiener Philharmoniker Georg Solti, con
Domingo at the Met by Plácido Domingo( file )
4 editions published in 2014 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( visu )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 241 libraries worldwide
A tale of love, murder, and vengeance set in seventeenth-century Scotland
 
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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
メトロポリタン歌劇場合唱団
Languages
German (70)
Italian (66)
English (48)
French (17)
Multiple languages (3)
Dutch (1)
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