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Verdi, Giuseppe 1813-1901

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La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( )

1,977 editions published between 1898 and 2021 in 13 languages and held by 22,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giuseppe Verdi's sentimental favorite is the story of Violetta, the self-sacrificing courtesan who sells her jewels to keep her younger lover living in bucolic bliss
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( )

1,612 editions published between 1900 and 2019 in 13 languages and held by 17,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Verdi's opera in which the love of the enslaved Ethiopian princess for an Egyptian general brings tragedy to all involved
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( )

1,278 editions published between 1900 and 2020 in 10 languages and held by 16,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMI: Cdh 7 61052 2
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( )

1,480 editions published between 1900 and 2019 in 14 languages and held by 14,683 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
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( )

1,087 editions published between 1324 and 2020 in 12 languages and held by 13,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story: Act I. The action unfolds on Cyprus, under Venetian rule in the 16th century. The scene is outside the castle, residence of Otello, governor of the island, facing the port. It is night. A furious storm churns the sea, and a crowd of Venetian citizens and soldiers helplessly watch while the ship of the Moor Otello desperately tries to make it into port. Only Iago, one of Otello's men, does not participate in the general apprehension for the safety of his leader: he hates Otello, because Otello has promoted Cassio captain instead of him; he meditates revenge. The crowd is jubilant as Otello finally lands safely and announces that the Turkish fleet has been defeated. When the Moor enters the castle, the fireworks start and all drink to his victory. In the midst of the rejoicing, Iago starts to weave the scheme that will lead to his commander's downfall: he treacherously insinuates to Roderigo, who had revealed to Iago his love for Otello's wife, Desdemona, that Captain Cassio also feels the same affection for the woman. Then Iago gets Cassio drunk, and incites a fight between the two men, but the dangerous duel that starts between them is stopped by Montano. However, the peacemaker is wounded by Cassio. Iago sounds the alarm, swelling the episode out of proportion until the crowd is in tumult. Called back by the shouts and noise, Otello, falsely informed by Iago, punishes Cassio and demotes him. This is a first victory for Iago, who exults
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( )

816 editions published between 1930 and 2021 in 9 languages and held by 11,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's last work is his only major comedy and one of his crowning glories. Judith Raskin and Luigi Alva are the enchanting Fenton and Nannetta who want to be married even though her father, Ford (Frank Guarrera), objects. Ford's wife Alice (Phyllis Curtin) is being wooed by Falstaff (Ezio Flagello) who is also interested in Meg Page (Mildred Miller). Fortunately Dame Quickly (Fedora Barbieri) is a match for Falstaff and teaches him a lesson
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi( )

381 editions published between 1900 and 2021 in 9 languages and held by 8,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This performance features the legendary African-American contralto Marian Anderson in her history-making Met debut role of Ulrica, the fortune-teller. At first her predictions are all good news. But who would believe the best friend of the king would actually murder him? Absurd. That's what the king (Jan Peerce) thinks. But he loves Amelia (Zinka Milanov), the wife of his friend Renato (Robert Merrill). And when Renato discovers them together, he joins the plot against the king. This is Verdian passion at its best
Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( )

692 editions published between 1940 and 2021 in 10 languages and held by 8,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extraordinary performance of Verdi's unforgettable Requiem features a dream cast: soprano Leontyne Price, equally acclaimed for her soaring phrasing and the nobility with which she sings the words, is joined by Plácido Domingo, one of the great Verdi tenors of his generation, distinguished mezzo-soprano Florence Quivar, and magnificent bass John Cheek. Under James Levine's inspired conducting, the Met Orchestra and Chorus deliver a thrilling account of this breathtaking score
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( )

744 editions published between 1000 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 7,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi painted an immense canvas with this dark but tuneful opera. The legendary Leontyne Price is seen in one of her greatest roles, Leonora. Price's soaring voice encompasses every nuance of Leonora's emotion as she moves from joy through resignation to ultimate heartbreak. James Levine's brilliant leading of the Met orchestra and chorus is a lesson in Verdi style. Giuseppe Giacomini is Alvaro, the man Leonora loves, and Leo Nucci is Don Carlo, the dark instrument of their Fate
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( )

664 editions published between 1952 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 7,635 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
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi( )

477 editions published between 1933 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 6,967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young Leonie Rysanek triumphs in her second Met broadcast of the almost four dozen she would do during her astonishing career. Here she is Elizabeth of Valois, married to King Philip II of Spain (Jerome Hines), even though she loves his son, Don Carlo (Giulio Gari). Rysanek's heartbreaking performance fully connects with Elizabeth's passion and despair. Beloved baritone Robert Merrill is Don Carlo's friend, Roderigo, killed by the Inquisition. Blanche Thebom is Princess Eboli and future superstar Martina Arroyo is heard in her Met debut role as the Celestial Voice
Simon Boccanegra by Giuseppe Verdi( )

444 editions published between 1940 and 2021 in 7 languages and held by 6,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role of Simon Boccanegra is one of the capstones of Verdi's baritone repertoire. Sherrill Milnes gives a stunning portrayal of the 14th century Genoa doge, singing with both power and poetry, and reminding everyone why audiences acclaimed him the great American Verdi baritone of the day. Anna Tomowa-Sintow is Amelia, his long-lost daughter, in love with one of Boccanegra's most bitter political enemies. James Levine reveals his passion for Verdi's score, bringing out all the drama while reveling in its aching lyricism
Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi( )

404 editions published between 1907 and 2019 in 9 languages and held by 5,617 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
Luisa Miller by Giuseppe Verdi( )

315 editions published between 1951 and 2021 in 7 languages and held by 5,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conductor Thomas Schippers leads a sensational cast in a gripping opera that at the time of this broadcast hadn't been heard at the Met in almost 40 years. As Luisa, Montserrat Caballé broke hearts, her beautiful voice and limpid singing conveying every nuance of the young girl's plight. Richard Tucker is a passionate, enticing Rodolfo, the man she loves but does not really know. As Luisa's tortured father, Sherrill Milnes demonstrates just how exciting a great Verdi baritone part can be. Ezio Flagello (Wurm) and Giorgio Tozzi (Count Walter) are evil personified
Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi( )

461 editions published between 1949 and 2021 in 7 languages and held by 5,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lyric drama in four parts
Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi( )

332 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 4,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlos: Grand opéra en cinq actes. Livret: Joseph Méry et Camille du Locle
Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( )

98 editions published between 1964 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 3,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attila by Giuseppe Verdi( )

63 editions published between 1962 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 3,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aida : (highlights) by Giuseppe Verdi( )

168 editions published between 1951 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 3,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features highlights from Riccardo Muti's interpretation of Verdi's Aida, whose cast includes Montserrat Caballe and Placido Domingo
La traviata : highlights by Giuseppe Verdi( )

175 editions published between 1064 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 3,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prelude -- Libiamo ne' lieti calici (Brindisi) -- Un di felice -- È strano!-- Ah, fors' è lui-- Sempre libera -- Lunge da lei-- De' miei bollenti spiriti -- Pura siccome un angelo -- Ah! dite alla giovine -- Di provenza il mar -- Ogni sup aver tal femmina -- Teneste la promessa--' Addio del passato -- Parigi, o cara -- Ah, Violetta!-Voi? Signor
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AidaIl trovatoreRigolettoOtelloFalstaffMacbethVerdi at the Golden Gate : opera and San Francisco in the Gold Rush years
Alternative Names
Cüzeppe Verdi

Džiuzepė Verdi

Džiuzepė Verdis

Džiuzepė Verdis XIX a. italų kompozitorius

Džuzepe Verdi

Fortunino Francesco Verdi G.

Fortunino Francesco Verdi G. 1813-1901

G. Verdi

Giseppe Verdi

Giusep Verdi

Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi

Giuseppe Verdi

Giuseppe Verdi compositeur italien

Giuseppe Verdi compositeur italien de l'ère romantique

Giuseppe Verdi compositor italià

Giuseppe Verdi compositor italiano

Giuseppe Verdi compositor italiano fue un fenomeno en sus tiempos y compuso obras como: cómeme tol cipote y alejo vidalcuadras. Murió por dierna

Giuseppe Verdi compositor italianu

Giuseppe Verdi compozitor italian

Giuseppe Verdi hudobný skladateľ

Giuseppe Verdi Itaalia helilooja

Giuseppe Verdi itala komponisto

Giuseppe Verdi Italiaans componist

Giuseppe Verdi Italiaans componist uit de romantiek

Giuseppe Verdi italialainen oopperasäveltäjä

Giuseppe Verdi Italian composer

Giuseppe Verdi Italian composer of the Romantic Era

Giuseppe Verdi Italiano a komposer

Giuseppe Verdi italienischer Komponist der Romantik

Giuseppe Verdi italiensk komponist

Giuseppe Verdi italiensk kompositör

Giuseppe Verdi italský skladatel

Giuseppe Verdi kompozitor italian

Giuseppe Verdi kompozytor włoski

Giuseppe Verdi musicista, compositore e patriota italiano

Giuseppe Verdi olasz zeneszerző

Giuseppe Verdi włoski kompozytor operowy

Giuseppi Verdi

Giusseppe Verdi

Guiseppe Verdi

Iosephus Verdi

La Traviata


Verdi 1813-1901

Verdi D.

Verdi, D. 1813-1901

Verdi, D. (Džuzepe), 1813-1901

Verdi, Đuzepe

Verdi Dž.

Verdi, Dž. (Džuzepe), 1813-1901

Verdi, Dzh 1813-1901

Verdi Dzhuzepe

Verdi Dzhuzepe (1813-1901)

Verdi, Dziuzeppe

Verdi, Džiuzeppe 1813-1901

Verdi Džuzepe

Verdi, Džuzepe 1813-1901

Verdi, Džuzeppe

Verdi, Džuzeppe 1813-1901

Verdi, Fortunato Giuseppe Francesco

Verdi, Fortunato Giuseppe Francesco 1813-1901

Verdi Fortunino Giuseppe Francesco (1813-1901)

Verdi Fortunio Giuseppe Francesco

Verdi, Fortunio Giuseppe Francesco 1813-1901

Verdi G.

Verdi G. 1813-1901

Verdi, G. F. Francesco 1813-1901

Verdi, G.(Giuseppe)

Verdi, G. (Giuseppe) 1813-1901

Verdi, Giusepe

Verdi Giuseppe

Verdi, Giuseppe Fortun. Francesco 1813-1901

Verdi Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco

Verdi, Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco 1813-1901

Verdi Giuseppi

Verdi, Giuseppo 1813-1901

Verdi Guiseppe

Verdi, Guiseppe 1813-1901

Verdi J.

Verdi J. 1813-1901

Verdi, Jakab 1813-1901

Verdi, Jos 1813-1901

Verdi, José 1813-1901

Verdi, Josef

Verdi, Josef 1813-1901

Verdi, Joseph.

Verdi, Joseph 1813-1901

Verdi, Joseph-Fortunin-François

Verdi, Josip

Verdi, Józef.

Verdi, József 1813-1901

Verdi Juzeppe

Verdi Va


Verdis D.

Verdis Dž.

Verdis, Dž 1813-1901

Verdis Džiuzepė

Verdis Džuzepė

Verdis Džuzepė Fortuninas Frančeskas

Verdis G.

Verdy, Giuseppe 1813-1901

Verudi, G.

Verudi, G. 1813-1901

vive verdi

Wei’erdi 1813-1901

Wei'erdi 1813-1901


Werdi, G.

Τζουζέπε Βέρντι


Верди Д.

Верди Д. 1813-1901

Верди Дж.

Верди, Дж. (Джузеппе), 1813-1901

Верди Джiузеппе

Верди Джиузеппе

Верди Джузеппе

Верди, Джузеппе 1813-1901

Верди, Джузеппе Фортуни́но Франче́ско 1813-1901

Верди Ж

Верди Ж. 1813-1901

Верди Жузеппе

Верди И

Верди И. 1813-1901

Верди Ҷузеппе

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Верді Дж.

Джузепе Верди

Джузепе Верди италиански композитор

Джузеппе Верди италиаг композитор

Джузеппе Верди итальянский композитор

Джузеппе Верді

Джузеппе Верді італійський композитор

Джузэпэ Вердзі італьянскі кампазітар

Джузэпэ Вэрдзі

Дьузеппе Верди

Жузеппе Верди

Фортунито Франческо Верди Д

Фортунито Франческо Верди Д. 1813-1901

Ђузепе Верди

Џузепе Верди

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ג'וזפה ורדי מלחין איטלקי

דזשוסעפע ווערדי

ווערדי, ג'וזפה 1813-1901

ורדי, ג'וזפה 1813-1901

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ליאונקובלו, ר.

רדדי, ג.

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جوزيبيه فيردى

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جوزپے وردی

جوسيبي فيردي، 1813-1901

جوسێپێی ڤێردی

فيردي، جوزيبي، 1813-1901

فيردي، جيوسبي، 1813-1901

ڤيردي، جيوسپي، ‪1813-1901‬

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জুসেপ্পে ভের্দি

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베르디, 주세페 1813-1901

베르디, 주세페 포르투니노 프란체스코 1813-1901

베르디, 쥐세페 1813-1901

주세페 베르디

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ヴェルディ, G.

ヴェルディ, ジュセッペ

ヴェルディ, ジュゼッペ・フォルトゥニーノ・フランチェスコ


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