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Bruson, Renato

Overview
Works: 789 works in 2,483 publications in 8 languages and 25,803 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Excerpts  Musical settings  Filmed operas  History  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Other, Vocalist, Author, Actor, Arranger, Musician, bar, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Collector
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Renato Bruson
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

80 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El principal atractivo de esta grabación es el espectacular registro sonoro del sello Decca en el que podemos apreciar la dirección brillante, equilibrada y dinámica del maestro Solti. Los cantantes son de reconocida fama pero sus voces no se corresponden con las características que Verdi diseñó para cada personaje. Aún así, la técnica depurada de Pavarotti, la profesionalidad de la Price y el trabajo actoral de Bruson, son elementos más que suficientes para poder disfrutar de esta versión
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( )

50 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La acción transcurre en Roma, el 14 de junio de 1800, cuando Napoleón vence a los austríacos al mando del general Michael von Melas en la batalla de Marengo. Musicalmente, la obra se mantiene en el estilo desarrollado por Puccini hasta el momento: continuidad del discurso musical, roto apenas por una o dos arias. Las escenas más impactantes son el Te Deum del final del primer acto, y las arias Vissi d'arte (para Tosca) y E lucevan le stelle (para Mario). Dramáticamente, el segundo acto es de una intensidad inigualada por otra obra de Puccini
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( )

70 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( )

70 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete opera sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the libretto with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composer, biographies of the principal singers and conductor
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

50 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Falstaff: Commedia lirica in tre atti. Libretto: Arrigo Boito
Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

44 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary maestro Thomas Schippers conducts the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and chorus in a December 1962 performance of Verdi's Ernani, which features a truly bravura performance by Carlo Bergonzi
Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

34 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manon Lescaut: Dramma lirico in quattro atti. Libretto: Marco Praga, Domenico Oliva, Luigi Illica e Giuseppe Giacosa
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( )

34 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Verdi fans, this performance of his dark, magnificent opera is something of a touchstone. James Levine knows just how to bring all the elements in this sprawling canvas together in one gripping picture. The legendary Leontyne Price is spectacular as Leonora, desperately in love with Alvaro (Plácido Domingo at his most incandescent), even after fate wrenches them apart. Cornell MacNeil is Don Carlo, Leonora's vengeful brother, and Martti Talvela is the compassionate Padre Guardiano
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( )

27 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is Maria Callas's only broadcast from the stage of the Met. Hearing "La Divina" in an actual performance is a unique thrill, and Lucia is a huge part of the palpable Callas mystique. Donizetti's bloody tale of the Scottish lass torn from her true love and forced into an arranged marriage, only to go mad and murder her bridegroom on their wedding night, was the perfect vehicle for Callas's wizardry. Her haunting voice simply becomes Lucia's--every facet of emotion so pronounced that we cannot escape her spell
Tosca : (highlights) by Giacomo Puccini( )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tosca(excerpts): Dammi i colori ... Recondita armoni;Mario!Mario!Mario! ... Perce chiuso;Tre sbirri ... Una carrozza;Floria!Amore ... La povera mia cena fu interrotta ... Gia, mi dicon venal;Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore ... Sei troppo bella ... Tosca, finalmente mia!;E lucevan le stella ... O dolci mani ... Amaro sol er te Maria Callas, soprano Chorus of the Theatre National de l'Opera Jean Laforge, chorus master Orchestre de la Societe des Concerts du Conservatoire Georges Pretre, conductor
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

39 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's tragedy of ambition, murder, madness and revenge in medieval Scotland as set to music by Giuseppe Verdi
Andrea Chenier by Umberto Giordano( )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of the young poet and his tragic life and death during the French Revolution
Rigoletto : highlights by Giuseppe Verdi( )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth and Banquo encounter three prophesying witches on their journey home from battle. Macbeth's ambitions are kindled by the witches' prediction that he will someday be king. In an effort to hasten the prophecy, he and Lady Macbeth plot the murders of those in the way. Under the strain of the heinous crimes, Lady Macbeth dies and Macbeth edges toward insanity. In the tragic climax, Macbeth is killed in a duel and Malcolm becomes king
Alzira by Giuseppe Verdi( )

26 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Samson et Dalila by Camille Saint-Saëns( )

28 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mezzo-soprano Gertrud Wettergren is the legendary biblical temptress whose ensnares the strongest man in the world, Samson, only to leave him a helpless prisoner of his enemies. Belgian tenor René Maison blends superb French style with virile intensity to make this hero a truly tragic figure. The great singing actor Ezio Pinza brings dramatic depth to role of the High Priest of Dagon
Luisa Miller by Giuseppe Verdi( )

36 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor Luisa Miller (Katia Ricciarelli) has given her heart to a man she knows as "Carlo." But he is really Rodolfo (Luciano Pavarotti), the son of Count Walter (Paul Plishka), who is being pressured by the Count to marry another woman. Despite every effort of Lucia's loving father (Leo Nucci), the evil Wurm (John Cheek), eventually triumphs. But it's Verdi's passionate music that wins in the end, brought to life by a cast who knows how to stir our hearts
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

46 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete operas sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the librettos with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composers, biographies of the principal singers and conductors
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in Italian and English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recording of the performance at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden July 16, 1982."
Il corsaro by Giuseppe Verdi( )

23 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il corsaro: Melodramma in tre atti. Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave
 
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