WorldCat Identities

Palmer, Felicity

Works: 1,042 works in 2,796 publications in 10 languages and 29,320 library holdings
Genres: Songs and music  Oratorios  Operas  Drama  Music  Live sound recordings  Requiems  Songs  Sacred music  Opera adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Vocalist, s=s, Other, Author, mzs, Musician, Narrator, Interviewee, Contributor, Actor, Host, mez
Classifications: M2000, 782.1
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Felicity Palmer
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( )

43 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SYNOPSIS: In order to cure her unhappiness, Dido, queen of Carthage, marries the Trojan prince, Aeneas, who is madly in love with her. While Dido and Aeneas are out hunting, an evil Sorceress and her assistants plot the destruction of Dido and Carthage. Soon, an evil witch disguised as the God Mercury stops Aeneas. She tells him that he must abandon Carthage and found a new Troy on Latin soil. While Aeneas hates the thought of leaving Dido, he cannot refuse a god's command. In the end, Aeneas decides to defy the god's command and stay with Dido. Nevertheless, Dido refuses to stay with a lover who even considered leaving her and soon dies
Elektra by Richard Strauss( )

22 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan Bullock takes on one of opera's most challenging roles as the title heroine of Strauss's powerful drama, based on the ancient Greek myth of murder and revenge. Deborah Voigt reprises her acclaimed portrayal of Chrysothemis, Elektra's sister, and Felicity Palmer gives a chilling performance as their mother, Klytämnestra. Evgeny Nikitin is Orest, the long-lost brother whose return brings events to a deadly climax, and Wolfgang Schmidt sings Aegisth. Met Principal Conductor Fabio Luisi leads this massive score
King Priam by Michael Tippett( )

43 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in Kingsway Hall, London, November, 1980
Sinfonietta ; Glagolitic Mass by Leoš Janáček( )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vespro della Beata Vergine : 1610 by Claudio Monteverdi( Recording )

35 editions published between 1974 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vesperae Beatae Mariae Virginis: Vespro della Beata Vergine da concerto composta sopra canti fermi
Requiem, op. 48 by Gabriel Fauré( )

4 editions published in 1999 in Latin and German and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchestre National de l'opera de Monte-Carlo Chanoine Henri Carole, orgue Louis Fremaux, direction
Il trittico by Giacomo Puccini( )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first work is a love tale set among the poor bargemen of Paris. The second work relates the story of a nun's suicide. The third work is a humorous story of greedy relatives who manipulate a dead man's will
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

46 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir present an intimate and stirring performance of Handel's Messiah. This 2-CD recording of the full score on period instruments features a stellar cast of soloists. Tafelmusik presents this baroque masterpiece with the spirit and vitality of Handel's own 18th-century productions. A perennial favorite with audiences and critics alike, Tafelmusik's Messiah has garnered glowing reviews year after year
Pique Dame by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

35 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herman becomes obsessed with the beautiful Lisa, who is engaged to Prince Yeletsky. He learns that Lisa's grandmother, the Countess, knows a gaming secret and uses Lisa's confidence to arrange a confrontation with this old woman. Herman frightens the Countess to death, and she later exacts a terrible revenge on him, returning as the Queen of Spades
Albert Herring by Benjamin Britten( )

27 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Aug. 11-15, 1996, All Saint's Church, Gosforth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
The Mikado by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judas MacCabaeus by George Frideric Handel( )

25 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judas Maccabaeus: Oratorium in drei Akten, HWV 63. Text: Thomas Morell
The Carmelites by Francis Poulenc( )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armide by Christoph Willibald Gluck( )

25 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armide: Drame héroïque en cinq actes. Livret: Philippe Quinault
The firebrand of Florence by Kurt Weill( )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fille du régiment by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This production was the hit of early 2007. The new Laurent Pelly production of the comedy set in the Alps stars the glorious Natalie Dessay & the tenor Juan Diego Florez the King of the High Ds - with cameo role by comedian Dawn French
Glagolitic mass ; Sinfonietta ; Piano works ; Songs by Leoš Janáček( )

5 editions published in 2009 in Czech and Polish and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stabat Mater by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in Latin and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archiv Produktion: 2533 114
H.M.S. Pinafore by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crucifixus by Antonio Lotti( )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Felicity Palmer

Felicity Palmer artiste lyrique

Felicity Palmer Brits zangeres

Felicity Palmer englischer Mezzosopran

Felicity Palmer English mezzo-soprano and music professor

Felicity Palmer mezzosoprano y profesora de música inglesa

Felicity Palmerová anglická mezzosopranistka

Palmer, F.

Palmer, F. (Felicity)

Palmer Felicity

Palmer, Felicity Joan

Palmer, Felicity Joan 1944-

Фелисити Палмер

فيليسيتى بالمر

فيليسيتي بالمر

팔머, 펠리시티 1944-

펄리시티 파머 영국 메조소프라노 가수


English (177)

German (47)

Latin (42)

Russian (28)

French (26)

Italian (13)

Church Slavic (12)

Czech (3)

Polish (2)

Spanish (1)