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Dessay, Natalie 1965-

Works: 653 works in 1,719 publications in 9 languages and 21,815 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Live sound recordings  Chamber operas  Excerpts  Songs and music  Cantatas  Songs  Musical settings  Music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Narrator, Interviewee, Host, Other, Vocalist, Musician, Commentator, Instrumentalist, Actor, Interviewer, Composer, sop, Author of introduction
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Natalie Dessay
Most widely held works by Natalie Dessay
Airs d'opéras francais by Natalie Dessay( )

36 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi( )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An international roster of opera superstars perform in Monteverdi's tale of mythical heroes
Orphée aux enfers by Jacques Offenbach( )

30 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphée aux enfers: Opéra-bouffe en deux actes (Version de 1858 augmentée d'élements de la version de 1874). Livret: H. Crémieux et L. Halévy
Lucie de Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fille du régiment : a comic opera in two acts by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 508 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
Airs d'opéras italiens by Natalie Dessay( )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour la première fois, elle aborde au disque les héroïnes de légende du bel canto italien. Elles sont toutes là, incarnée par une artiste au sommet de son art, qui a atteint la maturité vocale, théâtrale et stylistique. En s'entourant du Concerto Köln et d'Evelino Pido, mais aussi d'un glass harmonica pour la scène de la folie de Lucia, elle propose une lecture vive, dégraissée et engagée de ses portraits de femmes brisées par la société des hommes
Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss( )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Jessye Norman is Ariadne, the mythological heroine abandoned by her lover on the island of Naxos. In Strauss and Hofmannsthal's charming opera-within-an-opera, she is joined by Ruth Ann Swenson as Zerbinetta, the flirtatious leader of a commedia dell'arte troupe that--by order of an eccentric patron--unexpectedly finds itself in the middle of Ariadne's tragic story. Thomas Moser sings Bacchus, the young god who wins Ariadne, and Susanne Mentzer is the Composer of the fictional opera. Wagnerian bass-baritone Thomas Stewart makes a late-career cameo appearance as the Music Master
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti( )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superstar soprano Natalie Dessay lavishes her renowned vocal technique and acting prowess on the iconic title role. Though Lucia and Edgardo (Giuseppe Filianoti) are deeply in love, Lucia’s malevolent brother Enrico (Mariusz Kwiecien) forces her to marry one of his political allies. Lucia’s resulting emotional collapse culminates in one of the most celebrated “mad scenes” in all of opera—a gripping tour de force. John Relyea appears as the avuncular Raimondo and Joseph Colaneri conducts
Arias by Rolando Villazón( )

16 editions published in 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mitridate by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

16 editions published in 1999 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liveoptagelse Opéra National de Lyon 1986
Carmina burana by Carl Orff( )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina Burana is a scenic cantata composed by Carl Orff in 1935 and 1936. It is based on 24 of the poems found in the medieval collection Carmina Burana
La Sonnambula by Vincenzo Bellini( )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera superstars Cecilia Bartoli and Juan Diego Flórez have come together for the first time to record a lavishly produced studio recording
Le rossignol ; Renard by Igor Stravinsky( )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renard. 4 voix d'hommes et orchestre de chambre. Stravinski, Igor4230
Concert arias by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molette 'Exzultae, jubilate' KV165 1. Allegro 2. Recitativo 3. Aria 5. Scene ed Aria 'Misera, dove son!' KV369 6. Recitativo ed Aria 'Bella mia fiamma' KV528 Recitativo ed Aria 'A questo seno deh vieni', KV374 7. Recitativo 8. Aria Scene 'Ah, lo previdi!' KV272 9. Recitativo 10. Cavatina
Clair de lune by Claude Debussy( )

16 editions published in 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clair de Lune, the new album from leading soprano Natalie Dessay, celebrates the 150th anniversary of Claude Debussy's birth with a brilliant survey of his early vocal works, including four World Premiere recordings of unpublished songs reflecting the young composer's forbidden love for the soprano wife of one of his patrons
Cleopatra : arias from Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel( )

13 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La sonnambula : highlights by Vincenzo Bellini( )

4 editions published in 2009 in Italian and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tales of Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( )

23 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre Monteux, a master of French repertoire, conducts in this 1955 performance of Offenbach's Les Contes d'Hoffman. This Metropolitan Opera production features an all-star cast that includes Rise Stevens, Richard Tucker, Roberta Peters, and Lucine Amara
Cantatas : BWV 51, 82a & 199 by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

19 editions published in 2008 in 4 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superstar soprano Natalie Dessay delivers her first all-Bach recital with a collection of dazzling cantata performances
Magnificat by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmstrip consists of analysis, commentary and illustrations of Bach's Magnificat
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Dessaix Naouri, Nathalie

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