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Nozze di Figaro: A Comic Opera in 4 Acts
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-175
Description: Knut Skram (Figaro); Ileana Cotrubas (Susanna); Kiri Te Kanawa (Countess); Benjamin Luxon (Count Almaviva); Frederica Von Stade (Cherubino); Glyndebourne Chorus; London Philharmonic Orchestra; John Pritchard, conductor.
Keywords: Mozart

Acis and Galatea
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2013-178
Description: A filmed performance of Handel's opera based on the Greek tale and celebrating the simplicity of rural life with Charles Workman as Acis and Danielle de Niese as Galatea.
Keywords: Handel; Royal Opera and Ballet; Masques

Adriana Lecouvreur
Series Title: 1989
Call Number: DVD 2007-385
Description: Opera in four acts. Mirella Freni, Peter Dvorsky, Fiorenza Cossotto, Ivo Vinco ; Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro alla Scala ; Gianandrea Gavazzeni, conductor ; Giulio Bertola, chorus conductor. This La Scala production of Cilea's verismo opera dramatizes the celebrated 18th-century French actress rivalry with the Princess of Bouillon for the Count of Saxony's love.
Keywords: Teatro alla Scala

Africaine
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-225
Description: San Francisco Opera production of Meyebeer's opera about Vasco da Gama's expedition to find passage beyond Africa; starring Placido Domingo, Shirley Verrett; conducted by Maurizio Arena
Keywords: Meyerbeer, Giacomo

Aida
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-247
Description: 1988 Metropolitan Opera production of Verdi's opera about the tragic romance between Egyptian captain Radames and the slave woman Aida; stars Aprile Millo, Placido Domingo
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Aida
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 95- 1
Description: 1980s performance at La Scala
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Aida
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001- 2
Description: 1989 Metropolitan Opera performance; Placido Domingo, Aprile Millo
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Alcina
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-264
Description: 1999 producction of Handel's opera about the sorceress Alcina; recorded at the Staatsoper Stuttgart; starring Catherine Naglestad, Alice Coote; conducted by Alan Hacker
Keywords: Handel, Georg Friedrich

Alfonso und Estrella
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-230
Description: 2004 production of Schubert's romantic opera, filmed at the Teatro Lirico di Cagliari, Italy; starring Eva Mei, Rainer Trost; conducted by G?rard Korsten
Keywords: Schubert, Franz

Alice in Wonderland
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2012-70
Description: Based on the book by Lewis Carroll with Sally Matthews as Alice.
Keywords: Unsik Chin

Amahl and the Night Visitors
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-123
Description: Menotti's opera tells the story of the crippled boy Amahl who, one night, encounters three strangers: three Kings on their way to Bethlehem
Keywords: Menotti, Gian Carlo; Nativity story

Amato: A Love Affair with Opera
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-30
Description: Filmmaker Stephen Ives documents the Amato Opera House, a family-run opera company that performs classical operas on a tiny stage in a New York City brownstone.
Keywords: Documentary; PBS

Amico Fritz
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2007-331
Description: Jose Brosand the Orchestra e Coro Citta Lirica.
Keywords: Mascagni, Pietro

Amour de Loin
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2007-384
Description:
Keywords: Finnish National Opera; Kaija Saariaho

Andrea Chenier
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001- 69
Description: Starring Placido Domingo; 2 copies
Keywords: Giordano, Umberto

Andrea Chenier
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-288
Description: Starring Placido Domingo; performance by the Royal Opera House, London
Keywords: Giordano, Umberto

Anna Karenina: A Musical Drama
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2007-348
Description: Galina Sidorenko (Anna Karenina).
Keywords: Tolstoy; Vladislav Uspensky; St. Petersburg Conservatory Opera Theatre

Antikrist
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-49
Description: Danish National Symphony Orchestra and Choir; Thomas Dausgaard, conductor. Sung in Danish.
Keywords: Rued Langgaard

Apollo et Hyacinthus; Die Schuldigkeit des ersten Gebots
Series Title: 2006
Call Number: DVD 2012-62
Description: Latin intermedium about the god Apollo and his involvement with Hyacinthus and his sister Melia, and a religious allegory about the First Commandment. Composed by Mozart at the age of 11.
Keywords: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Arabella
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-251
Description: 1984 Glyndebourne Festival opera production of Strauss's opera; starring Ashley Putnam, Gianna Rolandi, Regina Sarfaty; London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Bernard Haitink
Keywords: Strauss, Richard

Ariadne auf Naxos
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-239
Description: 1988 Metropolitan Opera production of Strauss's opera, starring Jessye Norman, Kathleen Battle, Tatiana Troyanos; conducted by James Levine
Keywords: Strauss, Richard

Ariodante
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2007-349
Description: BBC production. Recorded at the London Coliseum. Featuring many of the leading singers from the original production by the English National Opera. Ann Murray, Joan Rodgers, Christopher Robson, Lesley Garrett.
Keywords: Handel

Armida
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2011-253
Description: A Metropolitan Opera high-definition production of the opera in 3 acts with Renee Fleming as Armida; conducted by Riccardo Frizza.
Keywords: Gioacchino Rossini

Arrighetto
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2011-267
Description: Performance recording of the farsa sentimentale di un solo atto at the Rossini Opera Festival di Pesaro. Starring Gezim Myshketa; Orchestra Sinfonica Carlo Coccia; Fabrizio Dorsi, conductor.
Keywords: Carlo Coccia

Assassinio Nella Cattedrale
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2012-64
Description: Tragedy in two acts and an intermezzo with Ruggero Raimondi (Thomas Becket).
Keywords: Ildebrando Pizzetti

Attila
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-227
Description: Teatro alla Scala production of Verdi's opera about the barbarian chief, who attacks the forces of the Emperor Valentinian and marches on Rome; starring Samuel Ramey
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Ballo in Maschera
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-296
Description: Starring Placido Domingo; Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Barber of Seville
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-292
Description: Netherlands Opera Company
Keywords: Rossini, Gioacchino

Barber of Seville
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-153
Description: 1976 production of Rossini's opera, performed by the New York City Opera and conducted by Sarah Caldwell; starring Beverly Sills
Keywords: Rossini, Gioacchino

Battaglia di Legnano
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-429
Description: tragedia lirica in quattro atti
Keywords: Verdi, Giusepe

Beggar's Opera
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-222
Description: 1983 BBC Television production of John Gay's opera, set among London's criminal classes and full of satirical jibes about corruption in high places; starring Roger Daltrey and Bob Hoskins
Keywords: Gay, John; Roger Daltrey

Beggar's Opera
Series Title: Britten-Pears Collection: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2013-203
Description: First broadcast on BBC Television in 1963 with Roger Jerome (The Beggar); Kenneth McKellar (Macheath); and the English Chamber Orchestra / Meredith Davies, conductor.
Keywords: Royal Opera House

Benjamin Britten's A Midsummer Night's Dream
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-137
Description: Starring James Bowman, Ileana Cotrubas, Curt Appelgren, with music by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Bernard Haitink.
Keywords: Glyndebourne Festival Opera; Shakespeare

Benvenuto Cellini
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2011-272
Description: An opera in two acts performed during the 2007 Salzburg Festival. Based on events in the life of artist/goldsmith Benvenuto Cellini in the year 1532. Wiener Philharmoniker conducted by Valery Gergiev starring Burkhard Fritz.
Keywords: Hector Berlioz

Betrothal in a Monastery: The Duenna
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-220
Description: Kirov Opera production of Prokofiev's opera based on the play "The Duenna" by R.B. Sheridan; recorded in 1997 at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg; conducted by Valery Gergiev
Keywords: Sheridan, R.B.; Prokofiev, Sergei

Billy Budd
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2002-6
Description: Britten's opera, based on the novel by Herman Melville
Keywords: Britten, Benjamin

Billy Budd
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-248
Description: 1988 BBC production of Britten's opera based on the story by Herman Melville; starring Thomas Allen, Philip Langridge, Richard Van Allen
Keywords: Britten, Benjamin; Melville, Herman

Billy Budd: An Opera
Series Title: Britten-Pears Collection: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2013-201
Description: Ballad opera in three acts. Story of the clash between the young, innocent sailor and his corrupt superior. Peter Pears (Captain Vere); Peter Glossop (Billy Budd); and Michael Langdon (John Claggart) with the Ambrosian Opera Chorus and the London Symphony Orchestra / Charles Mackerras, conductor. Originally broadcast as a television program on BBC in 1966.
Keywords: Britten

Bizet's Carmen
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000-281
Description: 1984 film version of Bizet's opera, starring Placido Domingo
Keywords: Bizet, Georges

Boh?me
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001- 6
Description: Baz Luhrmann's production of Puccini's opera, recorded live at the Sydney Opera House, 25 February 1993
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Boh?me
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-226
Description: Franco Zeffierlli's Metropolitan Opera production of Puccini's tragic-comedy exploring the lives of impoverished artists in Paris; starring Jose Carreras, Teresa Stratas, Renata Scotto
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Boheme
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-240
Description: 1993 Sydney Opera House performance of Puccini's opera about bohemian pleasures and doomed love among poor artists, with the setting updated to Paris in 1957 and 1958
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Boreades
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2009-259
Description: Tragedie en musique en five acts: posthumous opera 1764. Performed at the Palais Garnier by Les Arts Florissants; William Christie, conductor.
Keywords: Jean Philippe Rameau; Thomas Grimm

Boris Godunov
Series Title: Bolshoi Presents
Call Number: DVD 2007-263
Description: 1978 Bolshoi Theater production of Mussorgsky's opera, based on the play by Pushkin about the reign of Boris Godunov, Czar of Russia; starring Evgenii Nesterenko, Galina Kalanina
Keywords: Mussorgsky, Modest; Pushkin, Aleksandr

Boris Godunov
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001- 4
Description: Mussorgsky's opera, based on Pushkin's play and Karamzin's. History of the Russian state; two parts.
Keywords: Mussorgsky, Modest

Boris Godunov
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-113
Description: Reign of Tsar Boris Godunov. Orchestra and Chorus of the Kirov Opera ; Valery Gergiev, conductor.
Keywords: Modest Mussorgsky

Boulevard Solitude: Lyric Drama in Seven Scenes
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-41
Description: Recorded live in Barcelona, March 2007. Orquestra Simfonca del Gran Teatre del Liceu conducted by Zoltan Pesko and directed by Nikolaus Lehnhoff. Sung in German.
Keywords: Hans Werner Henze

Cardillac
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-50
Description: Based on E.T.A. Hoffmann's tale of an incomparable but obsessive goldsmith and a rash of mysterious murders in the Paris of Louis XIV. Wolfgang Sawallisch, conductor.
Keywords: Ferdinand Lion; Paul Hindemith;

Carmen
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-250
Description: 1987 Metropolitan Opera production of Bizet's opera; in 19th century Seville, Carmen seduces a naive Army corporal, Don Jose; stars Agnes Baltsa, Jose Carreras; conducted by James Levine
Keywords: Bizet, Georges

Carmen
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001- 68
Description: Starring Placido Domingo
Keywords: Bizet, Georges

Carmen
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2014-140
Description: Carmen, a beautiful and sultry gypsy, woos the corporal Don Jose with Elina Garanca (Carmen; Roberto Alagna (Don Jose); Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; and hosted by Renee Fleming.
Keywords: Bizet

Carmen: A Hip Hopera
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2011-144
Description: A timeless story of desire, passion, and betrayal told through song by a cast of today's hip-hop stars.
Keywords: Rap; Hip-hop; Townsend

Carmina Burana
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-432
Description:
Keywords: Wagner, Richard; Metropolitan Opera

Castor et Pollux
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-156
Description: Its libretto focuses on the theme of self-sacrificing love between Castor, a mortal, and his immortal brother, Pollu.
Keywords: Jean-Philippe Rameau; Tragedie Lyrique; Greek Mythology

Cavalleria Rusticana
Series Title: 1978
Call Number: DVD 2012-101
Description: Performed live from the Met. Cavalleria rusticana: A peasant girl deals with the loss of her lover to his former and now married lover. Pagliacci: Villagers assemble to see a play in which the actors' real lives have an unexpected affect upon the performance.
Keywords: Pietro Mascagni; Italian Opera; Metropolitan Opera; James Levine; Placido Domingo

Cenerentola
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-156
Description: Rossini's operatic version of the story of Cinderella; 1983 production of the Glyndebourne Opera and the London Philharmonic Orchestra
Keywords: Rossini, Gioacchino; Cinderella

Cherubin
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-260
Description: 2006 production of Massenet's opera, recorded at the Teatro Lirico de Cagliari, Italy; starring Michelle Breedt, Patrizia Ciofi, Carmela Remigio; conducted by Emmanuel Villaume
Keywords: Massenet, Jules

Chinese Opera
Series Title: Music and Society
Call Number: DVD 2009-42
Description: Presents places in China where operas are performed how artists prepare props rehearsals and a history of opera in China.
Keywords: Deben Bhattacharya; Ethnographic; Documentary

Clemenza di Tito
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-225
Description: 1980 performance of Mozart's opera, filmed in Rome; starring Eric Tappy and Tatiana Troyanos; conducted by James Levine
Keywords: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Comte Ory
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-137
Description: 1997 Glyndebourne Festival Opera production of Rossini's opera, a sparkling medieval comedy of lust and chastity; conducted by Andrew Davis
Keywords: Rossini, Gioacchino

Comte Ory
Series Title: Glyndebourne Opera
Call Number: VCR 2007-161
Description: 1997 Glyndebourne Festival Opera performance, with the London Philharmonic Orchestra; conducted by Andrew Davis
Keywords: Rossini, Gioacchino

Contes D'Hoffmann
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-204
Description: 1988 Teatro Regio performance of Offenbach's opera, in which the poet Hoffmann tells of three past loves and how each affair was thwarted by his rival; starring Alfredo Kraus
Keywords: Offenbach, Jacques

Coq d'Or = The Golden Cockerel
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2007-241
Description: 2002 Theatre Musical de Paris-Chatelet revival of Rimsky-Korsakov's last opera; starring Albert Schagidullin and Ilya Levinsky; conducted by Kent Nagano
Keywords: Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai; Pushkin, Aleksander

Corsaro
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-129
Description: Festival Verdi 2004 production of one of the composer's "minor" operas, performed by the Teatro Regio di Parma; conducted by Renato Palumbo
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Cosi fan tutte
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2005-54
Description: Production at the Teatro alla Scala.
Keywords: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Cyrano de Bergerac
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2007-328
Description: Opera in 5 Acts. Nathalie Manfrino (Roxane); Roberto Alagna (Cyrano); Opera National de Montpellier Chorus and Orchestra.
Keywords: Alfano, Franco

Daphne
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2007-355
Description: June Anderson (Daphne) Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro La Fenice di Venezia; Stefan Anton Reck, conductor. Recorded in performance in June 2005.
Keywords: Strauss, Richard

Daughter of the Regiment
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 96- 7
Description: 1974 television production; in English
Keywords: Donizetti

Death in Venice
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2002-7
Description: Glynedebourne Touring Opera Company production.
Keywords: Britten, Benjamin

Death of Klinghoffer
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-416
Description:
Keywords: John Adams

Der Junge Lord
Series Title: 1968
Call Number: DVD 2012-251
Description: Chorus and Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin / Christophe von Dohnanyi
Keywords: Hans Werner Henze

Der Ring des Nibelungen
Series Title: 1980
Call Number: DVD 2013-119
Description: Chor & Orchester der Bayreuther Festpiele; Pierre Boulez, conductor.
Keywords: Wagner

Der Rosenkavalier
Series Title: 1984
Call Number: DVD 2011-260
Description: Comedy for music in three acts. Wiener Philharmoniker conducted by Herbert von Karajan; recorded in 1984 at the Salzburger Festspiele; starring Anna Tomowa-Sintow and Kurt Moll.
Keywords: Richard Strauss

Der Vogelha?ndler: Operette in 3 Akten = Bird-seller
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2011-147
Description: Martina Serafin (Fu?rstin Marie), Marika Lichter (Adelaide), Marc Clear (Graf Stanislaus), Helmut Berger-Tuna (Baron Weps), Symphonie-Orchester Burgenland, and Rudolf Bibl, conductor.
Keywords: Carl Zeller

Der Zwerg = The Dwarf / Der Zerbrochene Krug= The Broken Jug
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-185
Description: Sung in German by the Los Angeles Opera Orchestra and Chorus; James Conlon, conductor. The Dwarf: Unaware of his physical deformity, the dwarf becomes infatuated with the Spanish Princess. The Broken Jug: mocks the failings of human nature.
Keywords: Alexander Zemlinsky; Viktor Ullmann; Oscar Wilde

Devils of Loudun
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-427
Description: Opera in 3 acts.
Keywords: Krzysztof Penderecki

Die Csardasfurstin
Series Title: 2006
Call Number: DVD 2012-7
Description:
Keywords: Kalman; Bert Grund

Die Entfu hrung aus dem Serail
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-161
Description:
Keywords: Mozart; Drottningholm Court Theatre; Arnold Ostman

Die Liebe der Danae
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2011-47
Description: Joyful Mythology in 3 Acts recorded in performance at the Deutsche Opera Berlin starring Manuela Uhl and Mark Delavan. The opera and orchestra was conducted by Andrew Litton.
Keywords: Richard Strauss

Die Vogel = The Birds
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-186
Description: Sung in German by the Los Angeles Opera Orchestra and Chorus; James Conlon, conductor.
Keywords: Walter Braunfels

Dinorah, ou le Pardon de Ploermel
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2007-119
Description: Production of the Meyerbeer opera by the Opera d'Etat Hongrois Failoni; produced in 2003; conducted by Olivier Opdebeeck.
Keywords: Meyerbeer, Giacomo

Doctor Atomic: Opera in Two Acts
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-155
Description: Tensions before the first testing of the atomic bomb by Robert Oppenheimer sung by Gerald Finley and his team of scientists.
Keywords: John Adams; Peter Sellars; Historical; War

Don Carlo
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-127
Description: 1983 Metropolitan Opera house production of Verdi's opera, starring Placido Domingo, Mirella Freni; conducted by James Levine
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppi

Don Carlos
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-101
Description: Performed at the The a tre du Chatelet in Paris, 1996. In the 16th century, Don Carlo, heir to the Spanish throne, comes to France to meet with his beloved, but politics divide the lovers.
Keywords: Verdi; Yves-Andre Hubert; Spain

Don Carlos: Opera in Four Acts after Friedrich von Schiller
Series Title: Kerbert von Karajan, his Legacy on Home Video 1986
Call Number: DVD 2012-26
Description: Berliner Philharmoniker / Karajan
Keywords: Giuseppe Verdi; Don Carlo

Don Giovanni
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007- 66
Description: 2001 broadcast of the Opernhaus Zurich production of Mozart's opera, based on the legendary exploits of Don Juan
Keywords: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus; Don Juan

Don Giovanni
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-93
Description: Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte sung in Italian. Conducted by James Levine. A young nobleman obsessed with amorous conquests encounters Donna Anna who seeks revenge for her father's murder.
Keywords: Metropolitan Opera; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Don Giovanni, o sia Il Convitato di Pietra
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-423
Description:
Keywords: Giuseppe Gazzaniga

Don Pasquale
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2011-173
Description: Ernesto is in love with Norina and refuses to marry a more suitable woman chosen by his uncle, Don Pasquale (John Del Carlo).
Keywords: Donizetti; Metropolitan Opera; James Levine; PBS

Donna Del Iago
Series Title: 1992
Call Number: DVD 2011-252
Description: A live performance at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan of Rossini's opera, set in feudal sixteenth-century Scotland; starring June Anderson and Rockwell Blake; conducted by Riccardo Muti.
Keywords: Gioacchino Rossini

Donna del Iago
Series Title: 1992
Call Number: DVD 2007-386
Description: Recorded live at Teatro alla Scala in Milan. June Anderson (Ellen), Marilena Laurenza (Albina), sopranos James V of Scotland loses his way and is forced to seek shelter in the house of his enemy, Douglas. Douglas' daughter, Elena, has been forced to marry Roderick. After Roderick is killed in an uprising, Elena begs James to spare her father's life and seeks permission to marry her lover, Malcolm.
Keywords: Rossini; Riccardo Muti

Dreigroschenoper = The Three Penny Opera
Series Title: 1931
Call Number: DVD 2013-174
Description: Set in the impoverished back alleys of Victorian London, the 3 penny opera follows underworld antihero Mackie Messer (Mack the Knife) as he tries to woo Polly Peachum and elude the authorities. Featuring Rudolph Forester as Messer.
Keywords: Criterion Collection; Weill; Brecht; Gay

Edgar
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-428
Description: dramma lirico in tre atti
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Education Manquee
Series Title: Opera Francais
Call Number: DVD 2007-265
Description: 1994 production of Chabrier's operetta about a young man in 18th century Paris discovering what it is to be married; stars Frank Cassard, Mary Saint-Palais; conducted by Michel Swierczewski
Keywords: Chabrier, Emmanuel

Eine Nacht in Venedig
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2012-19
Description: Rudolf Bibl conducts the Burgenland Symphony Orchestra in this performance of Strauss's popular three-act operetta, A Night In Venice, featuring the Morbisch Festival Ballet and Choir.
Keywords: Johann, Strauss

Elektra
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-254
Description: 1980 Metropolitan Opera production of Strauss's opera, which tells the story of the violent revenge of Elektra, mourning th emurder of her father by his wife and her lover; stars Birgit Nilsson
Keywords: Strauss, Richard; Hofmannsthal, Hugo von

Elisir d'amore
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2004-3
Description: Frank Dunlop's production at the Opera National de Lyon.
Keywords: Donizetti

Elisir d'amore
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2004- 15
Description: 1981 Metropolitan Opera performance w/ Pavarotti
Keywords: Donizetti

Entfuhrung aus dem Serail [Abduction from the Seraglio]
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-217
Description: Glyndebourne Festival Opera production of Mozart's opera, starring Ryland Davies, Valerie Masterson, Lillian Watson; music by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Gustav Kuhn
Keywords: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Equivico Stravagante
Series Title: Kicco Classic
Call Number: DVD 2007-270
Description: 2001 production of Rossini's comic opera about Ernestina, who does anything she can avoid marriage to Buralicchio; recorded at the Teatro Comunale di Bologna; stars Olga Voznessenskaia
Keywords: Rossini, Gioacchino

Ercole su'l Termodonte: In Prima Esecuzione Assoluta in Tempi Moderni
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-47
Description:
Keywords: Antonio Vivaldi; Alan Curtis

Ernani
Series Title: 1983
Call Number: DVD 2007-324
Description: The dashing outlaw wins the hand of Elvira over two other suiters. Leona Mitchell (Elvira) ; Luciano Pavarotti (Ernani) ; Sherrill Milnes (Don Carlo) based on the play by Victor Hugo; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus; conductor, James Levine.
Keywords: Metropolitan Opera; Verdi, Giuseppe

Eugene Onegin
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 96- 6
Description: Covent Garden Opera house
Keywords: Tchaikovsky

Eugene Onegin
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-289
Description: Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company
Keywords: Tchaikovsky

Eugene Onegin
Series Title: Opera Series
Call Number: VCR 2007-245
Description: 1958 motion picture version of Tchaikovsky's opera, based on the poem by Alexander Pushking; starring Ariadna Shengelaya, Svetlana Nemoliayeva; Bolshoi Theatre orchestra
Keywords: Tchaikovsky, Peter; Pushkin, Alexander

Eugene Onegin
Series Title: Opera Series (Kultur International Films)
Call Number: VCR 2007-160
Description: Kirov Opera production of Tchaikovsky's opera, adapted from the novel by Alexander Pushkin
Keywords: Tchaikovsky; Pushkin, Alexander

Falstaff
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000-284
Description: 1982 Covent Garden performance; based on Shakespeare's Merry Wives...
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe; Shakespeare

Falstaff
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-219
Description: 1976 Glyndebourne Festival Opera production of Verdi's opera, based on the character of Falstaff from Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor and Henry IV; starring Donald Gramm
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe; Shakespeare, William

Falstaff
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-99
Description: The spectacular opening production of London's newly restored Royal Opera House, first broadcast live on BBC television in December 1999, brings a riot of color to Verdi's great Shakespearean masterpiece.
Keywords: Giuseppe Verdi; Sung in Italian; Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House ; Bernard Haitink, conductor.

Falstaff
Series Title: 1982
Call Number: DVD 2012-57
Description: Lyric comedy in three acts. Giuseppe Taddei as Falstaff with the Wiener Philharmoniker / Herbert von Karajan, conductor.
Keywords: Giuseppe Verdi

Fanciulla del West
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 96- 5
Description: Starring Placido Domingo
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Fanciulla del West
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-158
Description: Puccini's operatic version of the play by David Belasco, set at the height of the notorious Californian Gold Rush
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Faust
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-224
Description: Wiener Staatsoper production of Gounod's opera, based on the story by Goethe; Faust sells his soul to Mephistofeles in return for renewed youth and the love of the beautiful Marguerite
Keywords: Gounod, Charles; Goethe

Faust
Series Title: Bel Canto Society Classics
Call Number: VCR 2007-124
Description: Alfredo Kraus stars in this performance of Gounod's opera, produced with nineteenth-century costumes
Keywords: Gounod, Charles; Alfredo Kraus

Faustus, the Last Night
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-430
Description:
Keywords: Dusapin, Pascal

Fedora
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-188
Description: 1997 production of Giordano's opera, recorded at the Metropolitan Opera House; starring Mirella Freni, Placido Domingo; conducted by Roberto Abbado
Keywords: Giordano, Umberto

Fidelio
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 96- 4
Description: Covent Garden Opera house
Keywords: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Fidelio
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-117
Description: Sung in German. Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus; James Levine, conductor.
Keywords: Beethoven; Sonnleithner

Fidelio: Oper in zwei Akten
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-118
Description: Sung in German. Wiener Staatsoper Orchestra and Chorus, Leonard Bernstein (conductor)
Keywords: Beethoven; Sonnleithner

Fierrabras
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-45
Description: A heroic, romantic opera set in medieval times about the son of a Moorish prince and his love interest. Conductor, Franz Welser-Most; Orchester der Oper Zurich; chorus master, Ernst Raffelsberger; Chor des Opernhauses Zurich.
Keywords: Franz Schubert

Fiery Angel
Series Title: Philips Video Classics
Call Number: VCR 2007-246
Description: 1993 production of Prokofiev's opera, based on the novel by Valery Bryusov; recorded at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg; starring Sergei Leiferkus, Galina Gorchakova
Keywords: Prokofiev, Sergei

First Emperor
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-88
Description: An epic story of love power and betrayal. The story centers on the Emperor Qin the first emperor of China a controversial and brutal ruler best known for unifying the country building the Great Wall and creating a vast army of terra cotta soldiers to guard his tomb.
Keywords: Tan Dun

Fliegende Hollander
Series Title: 1989
Call Number: DVD 2007-243
Description: 1989 Savonlinna Opera Festival production of Wagner's opera, based on a novel by Heinrich Heine; starring Franz Grundheber, Hildegard Behrens; conducted by Leif Segerstam.
Keywords: Wagner, Richard; Heinrich Heine

Forza del Destino
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-251
Description: 1984 Metropolitan Opera production of Verdi's opera, a tragic story of love, honor, and vengeance; starring Leontyne Price, Giuseppe Giacomini; conducted by James Levine
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Forza del Destino
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 96- 10
Description: Metropolitan Opera production; Oversize
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Francesca da Rimini
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-245
Description: 1984 Metropolitan Opera production of Zandonai's opera, based on the play by Gabriele d'Annunzio; starring Renata Scotto, Placido Domingo, Cornell Macneil; conducted by James Levine
Keywords: Zandonai, Riccardo

Freisch?tz
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-154
Description: 1983 production of Carl Maria von Weber's classic German opera, set in the style of a 19th-century fairy tale; produced by Achim Freyer and performed by the Wurttemberg State Opera
Keywords: Carl Maria von Weber

Genoveva
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2012-71
Description: Juliane Banse (Genoveva)with the Orchestra and Chorus of the Zurich Opera House, Harnoncourt, conductor.
Keywords:

Germania
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2012-63
Description: Dramma lirico in einem Prolog, zwei Akten und einem Nachspiel.
Keywords: Alberto Franchetti; Deutsche Opera Berlin

Gezeichneten
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2007-424
Description: Opera in 2 acts.
Keywords: Schreker, Franz

Gilbert & Sullivan's Ruddigore, or, The Witch's Curse
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2014-81
Description: Each Lord of Ruddigore is cursed to commit a crime a day or die.
Keywords: Savoy Company

Gilbert and Sullivan's HMS Pinafore; Trial by jury
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2012-153
Description: Opera Australia recorded live.
Keywords: Gilbert and Sullivan

Giovanna d'Arco
Series Title: 2006
Call Number: DVD 2012-56
Description: Werner Herzog joins forces with the great Italian conductor Riccardo Chailly to effect a masterful rendition of this rarely-performed opera, very loosely based on the life of Joan of Arc.
Keywords: Giuseppe Verdi

Giulio Cesare: Opera in Three Acts
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-138
Description: David McVicar's production of Giulio Cesare with the Glyndebourne Chorus and the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment; William Christie, conductor.
Keywords: libretto: Nicola Haym; music: Georg Handel; Julius Caesar

Giustino
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-411
Description:
Keywords: Handel

Gloriana
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-249
Description: 2000 film adaptation of Britten's opera, which he wrote for the Queen's coronation in 1953; adapted by Phyllida Lloyd; starring Josephine Barstow, Tom Randle; conducted by Paul Daniel
Keywords: Britten, Benjamin

Gondoliers
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-164
Description: Gondoliers Giussepe and Marco--one of whom may be the King of Barataria--will let fate chose their mates fromm 24 prospective brides in this Gilbert and Sullivan operetta; two copies
Keywords: Gilbert and Sullivan

Gotterdammerung
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-306 v. 4
Description: Part 4 of Wagner's "Ring" cycle; Metropolitan Opera, 1980; two parts
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Gotterdammerung
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2004-237
Description: Produced at the Metropolitan Opera House, 1990; conducted by James Levine; two parts
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Goya
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2011-254
Description: Recorded performance of the opera in 3 acts by the Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien; Emmanuel Villaume conductor with Placido Domingo as Francisco Goya.
Keywords: Gian Carlo Minotti

Guglielmo Tell: Melodramma Tragico in Quattro Atti
Series Title: 1986
Call Number: DVD 2007-315
Description: Riccardo Muti conducts Rossini's last opera with with the Corps de Ballet, Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro alla Scala, and baritone Giorgio Zancanaro.
Keywords: Rossini

Hamlet
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2007-321
Description: Simon Keenlyside (Hamlet)and Natalie Dessay (Ophelie) with the Symphony Orchestra and Chorus of the Gran Teatre del Liceu; Bertrand de Billy, conductor.
Keywords: Opera in five acts; Ambroise Thomas

Hans Heiling
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-196
Description: 2004 performance of Marschner's opera, produced by the Teatro Regio di Parma; chorus orchestra of the Teatro lirico di Caligiari under the direction of Renato Palumbo
Keywords: Marschner, Heinrich

Haydee, ou, le Secret
Series Title: L'Opera Francais
Call Number: DVD 2007-412
Description: Opera comique en trois actes. This comic opera, which made its debut in Paris in 1847, tells the story of a Venetian admiral, Loredan, his bitter rival Malipieri, who knows a secret from Loredan's past, and Haydee, the Cyprus prince's daughter who loves one but would marry the other.Isabelle Philippe (Haydee)
Keywords: Auber

Huguenots
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-220
Description: Sydney Opera house production of Meyebeer's opera; starring Joan Sutherland in her "gala farewell"; Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra, conducted by Richard Bonynge; 2 parts
Keywords: Meyerbeer, Giacomo; Joan Sutherland

Hunyadi Laslo
Series Title: 1977
Call Number: DVD 2012-18
Description: The new king, counseled by evil advisors, tries to kill the old king's son, Laszlo, who is warned and escapes. The king pretends friendship, but them marries Laszlo's fiancee and sets him up for conspiracy. La?szlo? Va?mos, director.
Keywords: Erkel Ferenc

I Vespri Siciliani : Dramma in Cinque Atti
Series Title: 1989
Call Number: DVD 2007-318
Description: Cheryl Studer and Chris Merritt with the ballet, orchestra, & chorus of Teatro alla Scala. With occupied Sicily seething under French oppression, a nationalistic Sicilian patriot returns from exile to lead a rebellion. As the unarmed French guests gather for a betrothal party, the wedding bells sound the knell for the tragic couple and signal the beginning of a bloodbath.
Keywords: Sicilian Vespers

Idomeneo
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-249
Description: 1974 Glyndebourne Festival opera production of Mozart's opera; starring Richard Lewis, Josephine Barstow, Leo Goeke; conducted by Sir John Pritchard
Keywords: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Idomeneo
Series Title: Live from the Met
Call Number: VCR 2005- 34
Description: 1982 Metropolitan Opera performance, starring Ileana Cotrubas, Luciano Pavarotti; Oversize
Keywords: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Idomeneo
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-94
Description: Libretto by Giambattista Varesco sung in Italian. Conducted by Arnold Ostman. Idamante, the son of the king of Crete, waits for his father Idomeneo to return from the Trojan Wars. When Trojan prisoners arrive in Crete, Idamante falls in love with Ilia, the daughter of the now dead king of Troy.
Keywords: Drottningholm Court Theatre; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Idomeneo
Series Title: Britten-Pears Collection: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2013-202
Description: King of Crete, returning from the Trojan wars, vows to sacrifice the first living creature he meets, only to be met by his own son. Peter Pears (Idomeneo) with the English Chamber Orchestra and Opera Chorus / Benjamin Britten. First broadcasted by BBC in 1970.
Keywords: Mozart; Britten

Il Crociato in Egitto
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2012-61
Description: Melodramma eroico in due atti. Marco Vinco (Aladino); Orchestra e Coro del Teatro La Fenice di Venezia / Emmanuel Villaume, conductor.
Keywords: Giacomo Meyerbeer

Il Sant' Alessio
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2012-69
Description: Dramma musicale en trois actes (1631). Conductor William Christie employs a remarkable eight countertenors.
Keywords: Stefano Landi

Il Travatore
Series Title: 2000
Call Number: DVD 2007-316
Description: A tragic love story performed by the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus; conductor, James Levine; with Eva Marton, Dolore Zalick, Luciano Pavarotti, and Sherrill Milnes. The Count imprisons and beheads Manrico since they are both in love with Leonora only to learn too late that he is his long-believed-dead brother.
Keywords: Giuseppe Verdi

Incoronazione di Poppea
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002-127
Description: Performed at the 50th Anniversary of Glyndebourne Festival Opera, 1984
Keywords: Monteverdi, Claudio

Indes Galantes: Opéra-ballet en un Prologue et Quatre Actes (1735)
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-63
Description: Exuberant production of Jean-Philippe Rameau's second opera which presents four exotic love stories. Les Arts Florissants, conducted by William Christie.
Keywords: Louis Fuzelier

Iolanthe
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-155
Description: Gilbert and Sullivan's satire of Parliament, seen through the eyes of Iolanthe, who was the life and soul of Fairyland until she was banished for marrying a mortal; starring Beverly Mills
Keywords: Gilbert and Sullivan

Iphigenie en Tauride
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-420
Description:
Keywords: Gluck

Irrfahrten II & III
Series Title: 2006
Call Number: DVD 2012-60
Description: Ann Murray ; Marianne Hamre ; Graham Smith ; Josef Wagner ; Marisa Martins ; Jeremy Ovenden ; Miljenko Turk ; Malin Hartelius ; Chor der Ludwigsburger Schlossfestspiele ; Camerata Salzburg ; conductor, Michael Hofstetter.
Keywords: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Istvan Kiraly = King Stephen
Series Title: 1993
Call Number: DVD 2012-8
Description: The last complete opera by the Hungarian composer Ferenc Erkel.
Keywords:

Jenufa
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2011-174
Description: Sung in Czech by the Chorus and Orchestra of the Teatro Real, Ivor Bolton, conductor.
Keywords: Janacek

Juive
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-269
Description: 2003 Wiener Staatsoper production of Halevy's opera; starring Neil Shicoff, Krassimira Stoyanova; conducted by Vjekoslav Sutej
Keywords: Halevy, Fromenthal

Julie
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2012-25
Description: Malena Ernman (Julie) ; Garry Magee (Jean) ; Kerstin Avemo (Kristin) ; Chamber Orchestra of La Monnaie ; Kazushi Ono, conductor.
Keywords: Philippe Boesmans

Julien
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-442
Description: Recorded at Opernhaus Dortmund, 2000.
Keywords: Charpentier, Gustave

Julius Caesar
Series Title: Opera Series
Call Number: VCR 2007-233
Description: Berlin State Opera production of Handel's opera centering around Cleopatra's manipulation of Caesar and Ptolemy; starring Celestina Casapietra, Theo Adam; conducted by Peter Schreier
Keywords: Handel, George Frideric; Julius Caesar

Kat'a Kabanova
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-148
Description: Opera in three acts, telling the story of a young woman who is driven to suicide by love; sung in Czech; produced by the Glyndebourne Festival opera
Keywords: Leos? Jana?c?ek

Kepler: eine Oper
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2011-262
Description: Starring Martin Achrainer (Kepler) with the Bruckner Orchester Linz; conducted by Dennis Russell Davies.
Keywords: Philip Glass

Khovanshchina
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-149
Description: Mussorgsky's five-act opera, telling the story of the political events that attended the beginning of the reign of Peter the Great
Keywords: Mussorgsky, Modest

King Arthur
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-168
Description: Purcell's popular opera, performed at the Felsenreitschule in Salzburg; Nikolas Harnoncourt conducts the Concentus Musicus Wien
Keywords: Purcell, Henry; King Arthur

King Priam
Series Title: 1985
Call Number: DVD 2012-68
Description: Kent Opera Orchestra and Chorus / Roger Norrington, conductor.
Keywords: Michael Tippett

Kuhhandel = Arms and the Cow
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2014-76
Description: Young peasants wish to get married, but their idyllic tropical island is swept up in war fever generated by an arms dealer. Chor und Orchester Der Volksoper Wien with Ursula Pfitzner (Juanita), Dietmar Kerschbaum (Juan), Michael Kraus (Mr. Jones).
Keywords:

L'Elisir D'Amore
Series Title: 1981
Call Number: DVD 2007-314
Description: Adina, a beautiful village heiress, is admired by a young peasant, Nemorino, who is afraid to show his love.
Keywords: Metropolitan Opera; Gaetano Donizetto; Louise Wohlafka

L'Orfeo: Favola in Musica
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-139
Description: La Capella Reial de Catalunya ; Le Concert des Nations ; Jordi Savall, conductor.
Keywords: Monteverdi; Greek Mythology

La Cambiale di Matrimonio
Series Title: 2006
Call Number: DVD 2011-268
Description: Farcical attempts of a rich English merchant to combine business with pleasure by forcing his daughter to marry a rich colonial correspondent from America. Recorded at the Rossini Opera Festival starring Paolo Bordogna and Desiree Rancatore; Orchestra Haydn di Bolzano e Trento; Umberto Michelangeli, conductor.
Keywords: Gioachino Rossini

La Cenerentola: Dramma Giocoso in Two Acts
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-98
Description: Joyce DiDonato (Angelina) ; Juan Diego Flo rez (Don Ramiro) ; David Mene ndez (Dandini) ; Bruno de Simone (Don Magnifico) ; Cristina Obrego n (Clorinda) ; Itxaro Mentxaka (Tisbe) ; Simo n Orfila (Alidoro) ; Orchestra and Chorus of the Gran Teatre del Liceu ; Patrick Summers, conductor.
Keywords: Sung in Italian; Gioacchino Rossini; Jacopo Ferretti

La Didone: Opera in un Prologo e Tre Alli
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-43
Description: Dido and Aeneas become romantically involved after the defeat of Troy. Conducted by Fabio Biondi.
Keywords: Francesco Cavalli; Europa Galante

La Finta Giardiniera
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-42
Description: From the Drottningholm Court theatre in 1988. Features the Chorus and the Orchestra of the Drottningholm Court Theatre. Conducted by Arnold Ostman.
Keywords: Wolfgang-Amadeus Mozart

La Rondine
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2011-271
Description: Puccini's comic opera in three acts; recorded live from the Teatro La Fenice di Venezia; starring Fiorenza Cedolins and Fernando Portari; conducted by Carlo Rizzi.
Keywords: Giacomo Puccini

La Virtu de' Strali D'amore Opera = Power of Cupid's Arrow
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2011-255
Description: Opera tragicomica musicale in one prologue and three acts starring Giacinta Nicotra and Gemma Bertagnolli.
Keywords: Faustini; Europe Galante

Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2007-354
Description: Chorus of the Gran Teatre del Liceu.
Keywords: Shostakovich

Legend of Tsar Saltan
Series Title: View Video Opera Series
Call Number: VCR 2007- 52
Description: Rimsky-Korsakov's operatic version of Pushkin's story about Tsar Saltan, who was deceived by his sisters-in-law into banishing his wife and son
Keywords: Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay; Alexander Pushkin

Linda di Chamounix
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 75
Description: 1996 production at the Zurich Opera House, staring Edita Gruberova, Deon van der Walt, Jaco Will; conducted by Adam Fischer
Keywords: Donizetti, Gaetano

Lo Frate 'Nnamorato: Comedia per Musica
Series Title: 1989
Call Number: DVD 2007-313
Description: Pergolesi's second opera recorded live in 1989 at Teatro alla Scala, Milan. The comic tale of three girls resisting their arranged marriages in pursuit of the same young man; performed by the Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro alla Scala; Riccardo Muti, conductor.
Keywords: Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

Lohengrin
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-238
Description: 1986 Metropolitan Opera production of Wagner's opera; starring Eva Marton, Peter Hofmann, Leone Rysanek, and John Macurdy; conducted by James Levine
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Lombardi alla prima crociata
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-295
Description: Starring Jose Carreras; Teatro alla Scala (1984)
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Lombardi Alla Prima Crociata
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-214
Description: 1984 production of Verdi's opera, starring Jose Carreras, Ghena Dimitrova; recorded at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan; conducted by Gianandrea Gavazzeni
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Louisa Miller
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 72
Description: 1988 production, starring June Anderson, Taro Ichihara, Eduard Tumigian; conducted by Maurizio Arena
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppi

Luci Mie Traditrici
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2013-122
Description: Chamber opera inspired by the murders by the Renaissance nobleman and composer Carlo Gesualdo of his wife and her lover. Performed by Nina Tarandek, Christian Miedi, and the Ensemble Algoritmo with conductor Marco Angius.
Keywords: Salvatore Sciarrino

Lucia di Lammermoor
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 96- 8
Description: Joan Sutherland & the Metropolitan Opera; Oversize
Keywords: Donizetti

Lucia di Lammermoor
Series Title: Classic Video Series
Call Number: VCR 2007-205
Description: Katia Ricciarelli and Jose Carreras star in this 1982 production of Donizetti's opera, based on "The Bride of Lammermoor" by Sir Walter Scott; conducted by Lamberto Gardelli
Keywords: Donizetti, Gaetano

Lucia di Lammermoor
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-92
Description: Libretto by Salvatore Cammarano sung in Italian. Conducted by Marco Armiliato.
Keywords: Metropolitan Opera; Gaetano Donizetti

Lucrezia Borgia
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-209
Description: Donizetti's opera based on Victor Hugo's play about ruthless Lucrezia Borgia, who seeks revenge on an assumed offender until she discovers he is her son; stars Joan Sutherland
Keywords: Donizetti, Gaetano

Lulu
Series Title: 1980
Call Number: DVD 2012-100
Description: Performed live from the Met. Based on the plays Earth Spirit and Pandora's Box by Frank Wedekind about an alluring, promiscuous woman whose actions destroy those around her and lead to her own death at the hands of Jack the Ripper.
Keywords: Berg; Metropolitan Opera; James Levine

Lulu
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2007-330
Description: Based on a pair of once-banned plays. Christine Schafer; Patricia Baron; Jonathan Veira; London Philharmonic Orchestra; Andrew Davis, conductor.
Keywords: Berg, Alan; Glyndebourne Festival Opera

Luther
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-222
Description: Tikka's opera about the life of 16th-century theologan and reformer Martin Luther; recorded live in 2004 at the Temppeliaukio Church (The Rock Church) in Helsinki, Finland
Keywords: Tikka, Kari; Martin Luther

Macbeth
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-244
Description: Glyndeboyrne Opera production of Verdi's opera, based on the play by William Shakespeare; starring James Morris, Josephine Barstow; condcuted by Sir John Pritchard
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe; Shakespeare, William

Madama Butterfly
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2011-135
Description: Live performance sung in Italian by the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus, and Ballet. Patrick Summers conductor.
Keywords: Puccini

Madama Butterfly
Series Title: 1986
Call Number: DVD 2007-320
Description: Opera in three acts. Lorin Maazel conducts at La Scala. Starring Giorgio Zancanaro, Hak Nam Kim and Yasuko Hayashi.
Keywords: Giacomo Puccini

Madame Butterfly
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-287
Description: 1995 production; deluxe widescreen presentation
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Magic Flute
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-230
Description: Leo Goeke, Felicity Lott, and Benjamin Luxon star in this production of Mozart's opera about Prince Tamino and his love, Pamina; Londo Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Bernard Haitnik
Keywords: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Magic Flute
Series Title: 1975
Call Number: DVD 2012-85
Description: Ingmar Bergman's version of a handsome young man's rescue of the Queen of the Night's daughter from an evil sorcerer.
Keywords: Mozart

Maid of Orleans
Series Title: 1993
Call Number: DVD 2011-261
Description: Boris Pokrovsky's Bolshoi staging of an opera in four acts about Joan of Arc recorded at the Boishoi Theater; Alexander Lazarev, conductor.
Keywords: Tchaikovsky

Maiskaia Noch = May Night: Opera in 3 Acts
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2012-10
Description: Dark comic opera with actors and dancers of the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Academic Music Theatre; Felix Korobov, conductor.
Keywords: Rimsky-Korsakov

Makropulos Case
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-231
Description: 1995 Glyndebourne Opera production of the opera by Leos? Jana?c?ek, after the play by Karel C?apek about the pros and cons of living for more than 300 years; starring Anja Silja
Keywords: Leos? Jana?c?ek

Manon
Series Title: Lincoln Center Video
Call Number: VCR 2007-162
Description: 1977 New York City Opera performance of Massenet's opera; starring Beverly Sills, Henry Price, Samuel Ramey; conducted by Julius Rudel
Keywords: Massenet

Manon Lescaut
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-294
Description: Stars Placido Domingo, Kiri Te Kanawa; Hamburg State Opera (1983)
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Manon Lescaut
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-305
Description: Recorded for "Live from the Met" in 1980
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Maometto Secondo
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2011-259
Description: A love story against the historical wars between the Turks and the Venetians. Teatro La Fenice orchestra and choir conducted by Claudio Scimone and starring Lorenzo Regazzo and Carmen Giannattasio.
Keywords: Gioacchino Rossini

Marcella
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2012-6
Description: An idillio moderno in three episodes with Serena Daolio as Marcella. Slovak Chamber Choir / Manlio Benzi, conductor
Keywords: Umberto Giordano

Maria Stuarda
Series Title: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2007-322
Description: Carmela Remigio (Maria Stuarda) with the Coro del Circuito lirico regionale Lombardo; Fabrizio Maria Carminati, conductor.
Keywords: Opera in Three Acts; Gaetano Donizetti; Mary, Queen of Scotts

Maria Stuarda
Series Title: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2007-322
Description: Opera in three acts. Recorded at Teatro Donizetti with Carmela Remigio as Maria Stuarda.
Keywords: Donizetti; Mary, Queen of Scotts

Marin Faliero
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-255
Description: 2002 Teatro regio di Parma production of Donizetti's opera; starring Michele Pertusi, Mariella Devia, Rockwell Blake; conducted by Ottavio Dantone
Keywords: Donizetti, Gaetano

Mary Stuart
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-213
Description: 1982 English National Opera production of Donizetti's opera about Mary, Queen of Scots; starring Janet Baker, Rosalind Plowright, David Rendall; conducted by Sir Charles Mackerras
Keywords: Donizetti, Gaetano

Maskarade
Series Title: 2006
Call Number: DVD 2011-269
Description: Nielsen's story of old Jeronimus versus the young rebels brought to life by the Royal Danish Opera; starring Stephen Milling and Susanne Resmark; conducted by Michael Schonwandt.
Keywords: Carl Nielsen

Mazeppa
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2007-353
Description: Opera in three acts. Nikolai Putilin (Mazeppa) ; Sergei Aleksashkin (Kochubey) ; Larissa Diadkova (Lyubov) ; Irina Loskutova (Maria) ; Viktor Lutsiuk (Andrey) ; Kirov Orchestra ; Opera Chorus and Ballet at the Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg ; Valery Gergiev, conductor.
Keywords: Tchaikovsky

Medea
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-144
Description: Montserrat Caball? and Jos? Carreras star in this 1989 production of Cherubini's opera; recorded at the Teatro Romano de Merida
Keywords: Cherubini; Montserrat Caball?; Jos? Carreras

Medea
Series Title: 1982
Call Number: DVD 2011-263
Description: The Kennedy Center's production of Euripides' tragedy about a woman driven beyond the brink of rationality starring Zoe Caldwell.
Keywords: Robinson Jeffers

Medium
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-272
Description: 1978 production of Menotti's opera; starring Maureen Forrester, Shawna Farrell, Stelio Calagais; conducted by Raffi Armenian; directed by Pierre Morin
Keywords: Menotti, Gian Carlo

Mefistofele
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-221
Description: A post-modern production of Arrigo Boito's treatment of the Faust legend, faithful to Goethe's original conception; starring Samuel Raimey; conducted by Maurizio Arena
Keywords: Boito, Arrigo; Faust; Goethe

Meistersinger von Nurnberg
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 96- 34
Description: Bayreuth Festival Chorus & Orchestra; two parts
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Meistersinger von Nurnberg
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-228
Description: Deutsche Oper Berlin production of Wagner's opera; Franconian knight Walther hopes to win Eva's hand in marriage by winning a singing contest; 2 parts (4 tapes)
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Meistersinger von Nurnberg
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2007-327
Description: Metropolitan Opera and Chorus; James Levine, conductor. James Morris (Hans Sachs).
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Merlin
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-124
Description: Teatro Real de Madrid production of the Albinez opera, telling the story of the wizard Merlin; starring David Wilson-Johnson, Eva Marton; conducted by Jose de Eusebio
Keywords: Albinez, Isaac; Merlin

Merry Widow
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-243
Description: 1988 Sydney Opea House production of Leh?r's operetta about the widow Hanna and her attempts to convince Count Danilo to marry her; starring Joan Sutherland, Ronald Stevens
Keywords: Leh?r, Franz

Midsummer Night's Dream
Series Title: The Compleat Operagoer (#53)
Call Number: VCR 2007-232
Description: Britten's oepratic version of William Shakespeare's play about devilish fairies, bedeviled lovers, and tradesmen-actors; starring Curt Appelgren, Cynthia Buchen, Ileana Cotrubas; 2 parts
Keywords: Britten, Benjamin; Shakespeare, William

Mignon
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-169
Description: 2000 production of Ambroise Thomas's opera
Keywords: Thomas, Ambroise

Mikado
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2012-132
Description: Donald Adams (The Mikado of Japan), Philip Potter (Nanki-Poo), and John Reed (Ko-Ko). The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Isidore Godfrey, conductor.
Keywords: Gilbert and Sullivan

Miserly Knight
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-143
Description: 2004 Glyndebourne Opera House performance of Rachmaninoff's opera; music performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of Vladimir Jurowski
Keywords: Rachmaninoff, Sergei

Mitridate, re di Ponto
Series Title: 1993
Call Number: DVD 2005-22
Description: Opera seria in three acts. Production atthe Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
Keywords: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Mlada
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-242
Description: 1992 Bolshoi Theater production of Rimsky-Korsakov's opera, based on the original text by Viktor Krylov; starring Nina Ananiashvili, Oleg Kulko, Maria Gavrilova; conducted by Alexander Lazerev
Keywords: Rimsky-Korsakov, Nicolai

Moses und Aron
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-421
Description: Opera in 2 acts.
Keywords: Schoenberg, Arnold

Mozart's The Magic Flute
Series Title: 2006
Call Number: DVD 2011-250
Description: An abridged production of Mozart's opera for television conducted by James Levine.
Keywords: Mozart; Metropolitan Opera

Nabucco
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-246
Description: Verdi's opera tells the tale of the romantic rivalry of Nebuchadnezzer's fictitious daughters, Abigaille and Fenena; starring Renato Bruson, Lauren Flanigan, Monica Bacelli
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Nabucco
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-298
Description: Story of Nebuchadnezzer, king of Babylonia
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Nina, o sia, La Pazza Per Amore
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-228
Description: 2002 production of Paisiello's opera, recorded at the Opernhaus Zurich; starring Cicilia Bartoli, Jonas Kaufmann; conducted by Adam Fischer; directed for television by Thomas Grimm
Keywords: Paisiello, Giovanni

Nixon in China
Series Title: Great Performances
Call Number: DVD 2007-359
Description: 1988 Houston Grand Opera production of John Adams's opera, which depicts U.S. President Richard Nixon?s historic state visit to mainland China in February 1972; directed by Peter Sellars
Keywords: Adams, John; Nixon, Richard M.

Nixon in China
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2013-121
Description: U.S. President Richard Nixon's historic visit to China in 1972 featuring James Maddalena, Janis Kelly, and the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus conducted by John Adams.
Keywords: John Adams

Norma
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-273
Description: 1981 Canadian Opera performance of Bellini's opera, based on a French play by Alexandre Soumet about the Druid priestess Norma; starring Joan Sutherland, Tatiana Troyanos
Keywords: Bellini, Vincenzo

Norma
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000-282
Description: 1981 stage version starring Joan Sutherland and Tatiana Troyanos
Keywords: Bellini, Vincenzo

Nozze di Figaro
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 96- 11
Description: In two parts
Keywords: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Oberto, Conte di San Bonifacio
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2011-258
Description: Verdi's first published opera set in 13th century Italy. Recorded live at the Palacio Euskalduna de Bilbao; starring Ildar Abdrazakov; conducted by Yves Abel.
Keywords: Giuseppe Verdi

Off the Hook: Valerie MacCarthy in Two One-Acts
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-418
Description:
Keywords:

Orfeo
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-150
Description: Sung in Italian. Tragicomedia & Concert Palatino.
Keywords: Claudio Monteverdi ; Stephen Stubbs, director.

Orfeo ed Euridice
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 96- 3
Description: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House and the Royal Opera Chorus; featuring Jochen Kowalski, Gillian Webster, Jeremy Budd
Keywords: Gluck

Orlando
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-44
Description: Sung in Italian. Text based on epic poem Orlando furioso 1532 by Ludovico Ariosto. A great soldier in Charlemagne's army falls in love with a pagan princess who is in love with another man. Orlando is driven into madness because of this and only prevented from creating mahem by the magician Zoroastro.
Keywords: Historical; George Frideric Handel;

Orlando Furioso
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 35
Description: Marilyn Horne and the San Francisco Opera
Keywords: Vivaldi, Antonio

Orlando Furioso
Series Title: 1990
Call Number: DVD 2007-350
Description: Opera in three acts. Alcina has the magical power to make herself appear beautiful, and to bewitch courtiers who set foot in her realm. Marilyn Horne, Susan Patterson, Jeffrey Gall, and the San Francisco Opera.
Keywords: Vivaldi

Orphee et Eurydice
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-211
Description: Gluck's opera based on the story of Orpheus, the grieving musician of Greek myth, who follows his beloved wife Euridice to the depths of Hades in an attempt to bring her back from the dead
Keywords: Gluck, Christophe Willibald; Orpheus (Greek Mythol

Orpheus in the Underworld
Series Title: 1997
Call Number: DVD 2007-325
Description: The Symphony Orchestra and Chorus of the Theatre de la Monnaie; Patrick Davin, conductor. Offenbach's burlesque on the Greek legend of Orpheus is the tale of a dissolute group of gods who, bored with the confines of Mount Olympus, decide to go slumming in Hades. Alexandru Badea (Orpheus); Elizabeth Vidal (Eurydice).
Keywords: Jacques Offenbach; Greek Opera

Osteria di Marechiaro
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-271
Description: 2001 production of Paisiello's comic opera about a young count who is "promised" to several young ladies; recorded at the Teatro Vincenzo Bellini di Napoli; conducted by Fabio Maestri
Keywords: Paisiello, Giovanni

Otello
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 94- 95
Description: Performance at the Arena di Verono, 1982
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Otello
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-291
Description: Stars Placido Domingo, Kiri Te Kanawa; Royal Opera House, London
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Otello
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-194
Description: Verdi's operatic version of the Shakespeare tragedy, starring Placido Domingo, Katia Ricciarelli; performed at the Teatro alla Scala; conducted by Lorin Maazel, directed by Franco Zeffirelli
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe; Zefirelli, Franco

Otello
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-112
Description: Sung in Italian. Josee Cura (Otello) ; Symphony Orchestra and Chorus of the Gran Teatre del Liceu ; Antoni Ros-Marbaa, conductor.
Keywords: Verdi

Otello
Series Title: 1978
Call Number: DVD 2012-99
Description: Verdi's Shakespeare adaptation conducted by James Levine with John Vickers as Otello, Renata Scotto as Desdemona, and Cornell MacNeil as Iago.
Keywords: Verdi; Metropolitan Opera

Owen Wingrage: A Television Opera
Series Title: Britten-Pears Collection: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2013-204
Description: Commissioned by BBC as a television opera in 1971 reflecting Britten's own pacifist beliefs. English Chamber Orchestra with Benjamin Luxon (Owen Wingrave).
Keywords: Britain

Owen Wingrave
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-226
Description: Filmed adaptation of Britten's opera, updated from Edwardian times to the 1950s; starring Gerald Finley, Peter Savidge; conducted by Kent Nagano
Keywords: Britten, Benjamin

Pagliacci
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-187
Description: 1982 production of Leoncavallo's opera, starring Placido Domingo, Teresa Stratas; directed by Franco Zeffirelli; music conducted by Georges Pretre
Keywords: Leoncavallo, Ruggero

Palace
Series Title: 1995
Call Number: DVD 2007-414
Description: Opera in 3 acts. Performance shows the collapse of an impervious regime, corrupt to the point of absurdity and governed by an autocrat whose power lies in ludicrous ceremonies and bizarre rules of precedence. Live from the Savonlinna Opera Festival.
Keywords: Aulis Sallinen; Savonlinna Opera Festival

Paladins
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-150
Description: 2004 production of Rameau's comic opera, filmed at the Theatre du Chatelet in Paris; includes a behind-the-scenes documentary
Keywords: Rameau, Jean Philippe

Parsifal
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002-135
Description: Filmed in Bavaria in 1982; two parts
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Parsifal
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-231
Description: Wolfgang Wagner staged and directed this production of Richard Wagner's opera, performed at the Bayreuther Festspiele; starring Siegfried Jerusalem; conducted by Horst Stein; 2 parts
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Patience, or Bunthorne's Bride
Series Title: 1995
Call Number: DVD 2012-131
Description: Set in the early 20th century, the aesthetic poet Bunthorne sings his love for Patience, the village milkmaid. Recorded live at the Sydney Opera House.
Keywords: Gilbert and Sullivan

Patience, or, Bunthorne's Bride
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-198
Description: Gilbert and Sullivan's opera about the lovesick maidens of Castle Bunthorne who forsake their handsome soldier suitors to pursue poet, asthete, and fake Reginald Bunthorne
Keywords: Gilbert and Sullivan; comic operas

Pecheurs de Perle
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2007-323
Description: Opera in three acts. Recorded at the Teatro Malibran.
Keywords: Bizet, George

Pelleas et Melisande
Series Title: 1992
Call Number: DVD 2014-139
Description: Tragic story of Golaud, his marriage to the long-haired Melisande, her subsequent love for Pelleas, and their deaths. Operatic adaptation of the play by Maeterlinck.
Keywords: Debussy

Peony Pavilion
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-208
Description: This Chinese opera is a romantic and poetic love story about a woman who returns from the dead to reunite with her true love; music by Ye Tang; based on a story by Tang Xianzu
Keywords: Ye Tang; Tang Xianzu

Perfect Lives: An Opera for Television
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-9
Description: Uses computer graphics live action and electronic music. Story concerns a singer and his pianist who come to a small town in the Midwest to play at the Perfect Lives Lounge and get caught up in a bank robbery plan with a local brother and sister.
Keywords: Robert Ashley; Experimental

Performing Arts of China: The Opera
Series Title: Music and Society
Call Number: DVD 2005-135
Description: Documentary of traditional Chinese opera, including a discussion of some orchestral instruments.
Keywords: Chinese Opera

Pers
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-262
Description: 2004 production of Lully's opera, based on Ovid's "Metamporphoses;" recorded at the Elgin Theatre in Toronto; starring Stephanie Novacek, Cyril Auvity, Marie Lenormand
Keywords: Lully, Jean-Baptiste

Peter Grimes
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-186
Description: Britten's opera, based on the poem by George Crabbe; 1994 performance of the English National Opera at the London Colisseum
Keywords: Britten, Benjamin

Peter Grimes
Series Title: Britten-Pears Collection: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2013-205
Description: A fisherman is ostracized following the death of his apprentice. First broadcast by BBC in 1969 with Peter Pears and Heather Harper.
Keywords: Britain; London Symphony Orchestra

Pia De' Tolomei
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-149
Description: 2005 production of Donizetti's opera, which tells a tragic story of mistaken identity and misinterpretation of motive by a jealous husband; filmed at the Teatro la Fenice in Venice
Keywords: Donizetti, Gaetano

Pierre le Grand = Petr Velikii
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2007-266
Description: 2002 Helikon Opera production of Gretry's comic opera about the early life of Peter the Great; staged to celebrate the 300th anniversary of St. Petersburg; conducted by Sergey Stadler.
Keywords: Gretry, Andre-Ernest-Modest

Plat
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-233
Description: Op?ra National de Paris production of Rameau's lyric comedy; directed by Don Kent; music conducted by Marc Minkowski
Keywords: Rameau, Jean Philippe

Pnima: Ins Innere
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-48
Description: How the Holocaust deals people's reactions to traumatic experiences. Sung using phonetic sounds.
Keywords: Chaya Czernowin; Holocaust

Popular Puccini: Tosca, La Boheme, Madama Butterfly
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-97
Description: Tosca: New Philharmonia Orchestra; Bruno Bartoletti, conductor. La Boheme: Orchestra de Teatro alla Scala; Herbert Von Karajan, conductor. Madama Butterfly: Wiener Philharmoniker; Herbert von Karajan, conductor.
Keywords:

Powder her Face
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-142
Description: Chamber opera based on the life of Margaret, DUchess of Argyll performed by the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group; Thomas Ades, conductor.
Keywords: composer, Thomas Adees ; libretto, Philip Hensher

Prince Igor
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-122
Description: Production of Borodin's opera by the Kirov Ballet and Opera company; conducted by Valery Gergiev
Keywords: Borodin, Alexander

Prince Igor
Series Title: Opera Seria (Kultur International Films)
Call Number: VCR 2007- 28
Description: Starring Boris Khmelnitsky, Nelli Pshennaya, Boris Tokarev, Bimbolat Vataev, and Invetta Murgoyev; Ballet, Orchestra and Chorus of the Kirov Theatre, Gennady Provatorov, conductor
Keywords: Alexander Borodin; Russian

Princess Ida
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-151
Description: Hilarion, awaiting the arrival of his betrothed, Princess Ida, learns that she has renounced men and formed a women's university fromm which men are strictly barred
Keywords: Gilbert and Sullivan

Prodana Nevesta: Komickou Operu
Series Title: 1981
Call Number: DVD 2007-415
Description: Gabriela Benackova (Marenka) and Peter Dvorsky (Jenik); Prague National Theatre Opera Chorus and Ballet; Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Zdenek Kosler, conductor.
Keywords: Smetany, Bedricha

Rake's Progress
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-224
Description: Stravinsky's opera based on the series of paintings by William Hogarth; 1996 Salzburg Festival performance, starring Dawn Upshaw; conducted by Silvain Cambreling
Keywords: Stravinsky, Igor; William Hogarth

Rape of Lucretia
Series Title: 1987
Call Number: DVD 2007-352
Description: Jean Rigby (Lucretia), Richard Van Allan (Collatinus), Alan Opie (Junius), Russell Smythe (Tarquinius), Cathryn Pope (Lucia), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (male chorus), Kathryn Harries (female chorus), Anne-Marie Owens (Bianca) ; English National Opera Orchestra ; conductor, Lionel Friend.
Keywords: Britten

Rasputin
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-261
Description: 2003 Finnish National Opera production of Rautaavaara's opera, which showcases the last moments of Tsar Nikolai's reign, the great Revolution, and the mysterious Rasputin
Keywords: Rautaavaara, Einojuhani

Re Pastore
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-417
Description:
Keywords: Mozart

Rheingold
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-227
Description: Acclaimed 1988 Metropolitan Opera production of the first opera of Wagner's "Ring" cycle, starring James Morris, Alan Held, Christa Ludwig; conducted by James Levine
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Rheingold
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-306 v. 1
Description: Part 1 of Wagner's "Ring" cycle; Metropolitan Opera, 1980
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Rheingold
Series Title: Ring des Nibelungen
Call Number: DVD 2009-242
Description: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra ; James Levine conductor." DVD 2009-243;William Forsythe; ;Dance; ;"From a Classical Position; Dana Caspersen; Modern Dance; Biography
Keywords: Richard Wagner; Brian Large

Richard Wagner's "Tannhauser"
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002-136
Description: Oversize; directed for the theater by Werner Herzog, 1998
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Rienzi, der Letzte der Tribunen
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2011-257
Description: Opera set in Rome based on the life of Cola di Rienzo, a medieval Italian populist figure. Recorded live at the Deutsche Oper Berlin; starring Torsten Kerl; conducted by Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
Keywords: Richard Wagner

Riltorno D'Ulisse in Patria
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-218
Description: 1973 Glyndebourne Festival Opera production of Monteverdi's opera, based on the story of Ulysses; starring Janet Baker, Peter Hall, Benjamin Luxon; conducted by Raymond Leppard
Keywords: Monteverdi, Claudio

Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny = Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahago
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2013-177
Description: Recorded live by the Los Angeles Opera Orchestra and Chorus / James Conlon, conductor of the rise and fall of an old west boomtown.
Keywords: Weill; Brecht

Rise and Fall of the City of Mahoganny
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-259
Description: 1998 Salzburg Festival production of Weill's opera, set to lyrics of Bertold Brecht; starring Gwyneth Jones, Cartherine Malfitano, Gerry Hadley; conducted by Dennis Russell Davies
Keywords: Weill, Kurt; Brecht, Bertolt

Rise and Fall of the City of Mahoganny
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-297
Description: Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor
Keywords: Weill, Kurt; German

Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002-130
Description: 1980s Salzburg Festival Production; two parts
Keywords: Monteverdi, Claudio

Roberto Devereux
Series Title: Classic Video Series
Call Number: VCR 2007-141
Description: Cammarano's operatic version of the romance between the first Queen Elizabeth and Robert Devereux; starring Montserrat Caball? and Jos? Carreras
Keywords: Salvatore Cammarano

Rodelinda
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-419
Description: Opera in 3 acts.
Keywords: Handel

Roi d'Ys
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2011-273
Description: French opera in tre atti e cinque quadri. Variation of the ancient Breton legend of the city of Ys, a mythical city swallowed by the ocean. Performed at the Opera Royal de Wallonie, 2008; conducted by Patrick Davin; starring Giuseppina Piunti.
Keywords: Edouard Lalo

Roi de Lahore
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-258
Description: 2004 Teatro La Fenice production of Massenet's opera; starring Giuseppe Gipali, Ana Mar?a S?nchez, Vladimir Stoyanov; conducted by Marcello Viotti
Keywords: Massenet, Jules

Romeo et Juliette
Series Title: 1994
Call Number: DVD 2007-326
Description: An opera in five acts. Filmed at the Royal Opera House with Robert Alagna as Romeo and Leotina Vaduva as Juliette.
Keywords: Gounod, Charles-Francois

Room with a View
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-223
Description: Robert Nelson's opera based no the novel by E.M. Forster; 2005 performance at the Moores Opera Center; libretto by Buck Ross
Keywords: Nelson, Robert

Rosenkavalier
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-257
Description: 1985 Covent Garden production of Strauss's opera about Octavian's love for the much older and married Marschallin; starring Kiri Te Kanawa, Anne Howells; conducted by Georg Solti
Keywords: Strauss, Richard; Hofmannsthal, Hugo von

Rosenkavalier
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-299
Description: Starring Kiri Te Kanawa; conducted by George Solti; tape 1: act one; tape 2: acts 2 & 3
Keywords: Strauss, Richard

Rossignol
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-142
Description: Stravinsky's opera-ballet tells the story of the nightingale as the waking dream of a child in the land of Chinese art; performed by L'Opera National de Paris; conducted by James Conlon
Keywords: Opera-Ballet; Stravinsky, Igor

Rusalka
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-163
Description: Dvor?a?k's fairy-tale opera, which tells the story of a water-nymph named Rusalka, who yearns to become human because she has fallen in love with a mortal
Keywords: Dvor?a?k, Antoni?n

Ruslan and Lyudmila
Series Title: 1995
Call Number: DVD 2007-373
Description: Opera in five acts. Kirov Orchestra, Opera chorus, and Ballet.
Keywords: Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

Sadko
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-223
Description: Rimsky-Korsakov's fairy-tale opera about the adventures of Sadko, who is wooed by the sea princess Volkhova; music performed by the Kirov Orchestra, conducted by Valery Gergiev
Keywords: Rimsky-Korsakov, Nicolai

Saint Francois d'Assise
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-257
Description: Opera in three acts and eight tableaux performed by the Hague Philharmonic and the Chorus of De Nederlandse Opera / Ingo Metzmacher, conductor.
Keywords: Olivier Messiaen

Salome
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-201
Description: Strauss's one-act opera based on a play by Oscar Wilde, which sets the Biblical story of John the Baptist and the dancer Salome, who asks for his head on a platter; starring Monserrat Caballe
Keywords: Strauss, Richard; Wilde, Oscar

Salome
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-114
Description: Sung in German. Wiener Philharmoniker ; Karl Boehm, conductor.
Keywords: Richard Strauss

Samson et Dalila
Series Title: Great Performances
Call Number: VCR 2007-125
Description: Saint-S?ens' opera in three acts, based on the Old-Testament story of Samson and Delilah; starring Placido Domingo, Shirley Verrett
Keywords: Saint-S?ens, Camille; Samson and Delilah

Satyagraha
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2004- 18
Description: Gandhi's philosophy of nonviolent resistance; in Sanskrit
Keywords: Glass, Philip

Scala di Seta
Series Title: 1990
Call Number: DVD 2007-351
Description: Comic opera in one act. David Griffith (Dormont); Luciana Serra (Giulia); and the Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra; conductor, Gianluigi Gelmetti.
Keywords: Rossini

Semiramide
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-244
Description: 1991 Metropolitan opera production of Rossini's opera about the Queen of Babylon; starring June Anderson, Marilyn Horne, Samuel ramey; conducted by James Conlon
Keywords: Rossini, Gioacchino

Siegfried
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-229
Description: 1990 Metropolitan Opera production of the third opera of Wagner's "Ring" cycle; starring Siegfried Jerusalem, Hildegard Behrens, and Dawn Upshaw; conducted by James Levine
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Siegfried
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-306 v. 3
Description: Part 3 of Wagner's "Ring" cycle; Metropolitan Opera, 1980; two parts
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Simon Boccanegra
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-256
Description: 1995 Metropolitan Opera production of Verdi's opera, based on the story by Antonio Garc?a Guti?rrez; starring Kiri Te Kanawa, Placido Domingo, Vladimir Chernov; conducted by James Levine
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Simplicius
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-122
Description: The Zurich Opera performs Johann Strauss's operetta in three acts, based on a noval by Hans Jakob Christoph von Grimmelshausen
Keywords: Strauss, Johann

Soldaten
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-157
Description: Zimmerman's operatic version of the stage play by Jakob Michael Reinhold Lenz; 1989 production of the Stuttgart State Opera; conducted by Bernhard Kontarsky
Keywords: Zimmermann, Bernd Alois

Sonnambula
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-199
Description: Bellini's opera tells the story of Elvino and Amina, who are engaged to be married until Amina's sleepwalker threatens to jeopardize their romance
Keywords: Bellini, Vincenzo

Speziale
Series Title: Silverline Classics
Call Number: DVD 2006-11
Description: 2003 production of Haydn's 1768 opera; starring Antonella Manotti, Carmen Gonzales, Luigi Alva, William Matteuzzi.
Keywords: Haydn, Joseph

Stiffelio
Series Title: Pioneer Classics
Call Number: VCR 2007-159
Description: Royal Opera House production of Verdi's opera, starring Jose Carreras, Catherine Malfitano; conducted by Edward Downes
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppi

Streetcar Named Desire
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-152
Description: Opera based on the story by Tennessee Williams, of the stormy relationship between Blanche Dubois and her brother-in-law Stanley; San Francisco Opera performance
Keywords: Tennessee Williams

Tales of Hoffmann
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-250
Description: 1951 film version of Offenbach's opera tells three stories of romance, magic, and mystery arising out of the poet Hoffmann's misadventures in love; starring Moira Shearer, Robert Helpmann
Keywords: Offenbach, Jacques

Tamerlano
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-237
Description: 2001 production of Handel's opera, recorded at the 50th Handel-Festspiele at Halle on the Saale; music by English Concert, conducted by Trevor Pinnock
Keywords: Handel, George Frideric

Tancredi
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-438
Description: melodrama eroica in two acts. Schwetzingen Festival 1992
Keywords: Rossini, Gioacchino; Teatro alla Scala Milano

Tannhauser
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-252
Description: David Alden's 1994 production of Wagner's opera, with minimalist sets and costumes; starring Rene Kollo, Jan-Hendrik Rootering; Bayerische Staatsoper; conducted by Zubin Mehta
Keywords: Wagner, Richard; Alden, David

Tannhauser
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002-137
Description: Recorded from the National Theatre, Munich, 1995; two parts
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Tarare
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-232
Description: 1988 Schwetzing Festival production of Salieri's opera; starring Howard Crook, Jean-Philippe Lafont, Anna Caleb; musical direction by Jean-Claude Malgoire
Keywords: Salieri, Antonio

Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin
Series Title: Metropolitan Opera HD live
Call Number: DVD 2010-115
Description: Tale of a lovelorn girl and a jaded aristocrat sung in Russian. The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet ; conducted by Valery Gergiev
Keywords: Tchaikovsky

Thais
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-209
Description: 2002 performance of Massenet's opera, based on the novel by Anatole France; recorded at the Teatro Malibran in Venice; orchestra conducted by Marcello Viotti
Keywords: Massenet, Jules; France, Anatole

The Fairy Queen
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-132
Description: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightment the Glyndebourne Chorus ; William Christie, conductor.
Keywords: Henry Purcell

The Greek Passion
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-46
Description: The tragic opera based on Nikos Kazantzakis's novel about a Small Greek village where the town's people re-enact the Passion of Christ. Brno Philharmonic Orchestra/conductor, Sir Charles Mackerras.
Keywords: Bohuslav Martinu

The Minotaur
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2012-9
Description: World premiere of the work based on a famous character of Greek mythothology commissioned by The Royal Opera.
Keywords: Harrison Birtwistle; David Harsent

Theodora
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002-131
Description: 1996 production directed by Peter Sellars; two parts
Keywords: Handel, George Frideric

Theodora
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2007-382
Description: Oratoria in three parts. Sellars resets Handel oratorio originally set in fourth-century Antioch to modern-day America. Stars Dawn Upshaw, David Daniels, and Lorraine Hunt.
Keywords: Handel; Peter Sellers

Tom Jones
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-422
Description:
Keywords: Henry Fielding

Toreador, ou L'Accord Parfait
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2007-413
Description: Opera comique en deux actes. Recorded in performance June 19, 2004, Theatre imperial de la musique, Compiegne. Adolphe Adam's comic opera revolves around the trials, tribulations, and misunderstandings of Coraline, her older, philandering husband Don Belflor, and Tracolin, Coraline's flute-playing lover. Ghyslaine Raphanel (Coraline) ; Matthieu Lecroart (Don Belflor) ; Franck Cassard (Tracolin) ; supporting soloists ; Orchestre franc?ais Albe?ric Magnard ; Jean-Luc Tingaud, conductor.
Keywords: Adam, Adolphe

Torvaldo e Dorliska: Dramma Semiserio in Due Atti
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-44
Description: Recorded live at the Rossini Opera Festival in August of 2006, Torvaldo e Dorliska portrays a hero and heroine who succumb to the power of a villainous duke, who has designs on the newly married Dorliska.Prague Chamber Choir; Orchestra Haydn di Bolzano e Trento; Vïktor Pablo Pérez, conductor.
Keywords: Gioachino Rossini

Tosca
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-304
Description: Oversize; 1985 Zeffirelli production for television
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Tosca
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-312
Description: University of Northern Colorado College of Performing and Visual Arts
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Tosca
Series Title: Live from the Met
Call Number: VCR 2007-212
Description: 1985 Franco Zeffirelli production of Puccini's opera, starring Heldigard Behrens, Placido Domingo, and Cornell MacNeil; Metropolitan Opera production, conducted by Giuseppe Sonopoli
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Tosca
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2011-136
Description: 1978 performance of the opera in 3 acts sung in Italian by the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus. James Conlon, conductor. Shirley Verrett (Tosca) and Luciano Pavarotti (Cavaradossi).
Keywords: Puccini

Traviata
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 96- 9
Description: Covent Garden Opera house
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Traviata
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-286
Description: Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Treemonisha
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-247
Description: Joplin's ragtime-style opera tells the story of Treemonisha, who fights superstition amongst her fellow plantation workers; starring Obba Babatunde, Carmen Balthrop
Keywords: Joplin, Scott

Trial by Jury & Cox and Box
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-138
Description: 2 short operas by Gilbert and Sullivan: in "Trial by Jury" a judge in a breach of promise case delivers an unusual verdict; in "Cox and Box" a landlord rents the same room to two tenants
Keywords: Gilbert and Sullivan

Tristan und Isolde
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-253
Description: 1973 production of Wagner's opera, which tells the story of doomed lovers Tristan and Isolde; starring Birgit Nilsson, Jon Vickers; conducted by Karl B?hm and Walter Hagen-Groll
Keywords: Wagner; Richard

Tristan und Isolde
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000-283
Description: 1976 Montreal performance starring Jon Vickers and Roberta Knie
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Tristan und Isolde
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-91
Description: Sung in German.
Keywords: Metropolitan Opera; Richard Wagner; James Levine, cond.

Trittico
Series Title: 1983
Call Number: DVD 2007-329
Description: Three one-act operas. Recorded at Teatro alla Scala. Piero Cappuccilli (Michele) ; Sylvia Sass (Giorgetta).
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Trouble in Tahiti
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002-126
Description: 1973 production conducted by the composer and using animated sets
Keywords: Bernstein, Leonard

Trovatore
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001- 67
Description: Starring Placido Domingo
Keywords: Verdi, Giuseppe

Troyens
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-123
Description: Metropolitan Opera production of Berlioz's opera, about the capture of Troy by the Greeks and the love of Dido and Aeneas; starring Placido Domingo, Tatiana Troyanos
Keywords: Berlioz, Hector

Turandot
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 76
Description: Franco Zeffierlli directed this 1987 Metropolitan Opera House production of Puccini's opera; starring Eva Marton, Placido Domingo; conducted by James Levine
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo; Domingo, Placido; Zeffierelli, F

Turandot
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-136
Description: Puccini's Turandot based on an outstanding MET production from 1988 with Eva Marton and Placido Damingo.
Keywords: Metropolitan Opera; music: Giacomo Puccini; libretto: Giuseppe Adami; Renato Simoni

Turandot
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2012-252
Description: Weiner Philharmoniker / Valery Gergiev; Gabriele Schnaut as the princess Turandot.
Keywords: Giacomo Puccini

Turco in Italia
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-167
Description: 2002 production of Rossini's opera, starring Cecilia Bartoli, Ruggero Raimondi; performed by the orchestra and chorus of the Zurich Opera; conducted by Franz Welser-Most
Keywords: Rossini, Gioacchino

Turn of the Screw
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-248
Description: 1990 Schwetzinger Festspiele production of Britten's opera, based on the book by Henry James; starring Helen Field, Menai Davies, Richard Greager; conducted by Steuart Bedford
Keywords: Britten, Benjamin, James, Henry

Ultimos Zapatistas: Heroes Olvidados
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-431
Description:
Keywords:

Un Ballo in maschera: ein Maskenball: Oper in drei Akten
Series Title: 1990
Call Number: DVD 2012-102
Description: Passion, loyalty and political conspiracy are the three pillars of this drama performed by the Wiener Philharmoniker; Sir George Solti, conductor.
Keywords: Verdi

Viaggio a Reims
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-425
Description: dramma giocoso en un acte
Keywords: Rossini, Gioacchino

Vie Parisienne
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-210
Description: Offenbach's opera is a swift-moving pageant of characters and events capturing the spirit of Paris in the 1860s; 1991 production of the Orchestra and Chorus of the Lyon Opera
Keywords: Offenbach, Jacques

Village Romeo and Juliet
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-195
Description: Delius's opera based ona story by Gottfried Keller; musical portions filmed at the Grossersaal Konzerthaus, Vienna, 1989; starring Helen Fireld, Arthur Davies; conducted by Charles Mackerras
Keywords: Delius, Frederick; Keller, Gottfried

Villi
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-426
Description: opera-ballo in due atti
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo

Von Heute auf Morgen, op. 32
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2011-256
Description: 2008 recording at Teatro La Fenicepera of the opera in one act; starring Georg Nigl and Brigitte Geller; Eliahu Inbal, conductor.
Keywords: Arnold Schoenberg

Walkure
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2002-5
Description: Part 2 of "The Ring" cycle; filmed at the Metropolitan Opera House, 1989
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Walkure
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-234
Description: 1989 Metropolitan Opera production of the second opera of Wagner's "Ring" cycle; starring Hildegard Behrens, James Morris, Jessye Norman, Christa Ludwig; conducted by James Levine
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

Walkure
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-306 v. 2
Description: Part 2 of Wagner's "Ring" cycle; Metropolitan Opera, 1980; two parts
Keywords: Wagner, Richard

War and Peace
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 66
Description: Prokofiev's opera in thirteen scenes, based on the novel "War and Peace" by Leo Tolstoy; presented by the Kirov Opera
Keywords: Prokofiev, Sergey; Leo Tolstoy

Werther
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-190
Description: 1985 production of Massenet's opera; based on Goethe's story of a young poet and his tragic love affair with the eldest daughter of the town magistrate; Two copies
Keywords: Massenet, Jules; Goethe, Johann

Wiener Blut = Viennese Blood
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-242
Description: Muller's operetta arranged from the music of Johann Strauss; Wiener Volksoper, Slovak National Theatre ballet, Philharmonic Orchestra Bratislava; conducted by Johannes Wildner.
Keywords: Strauss, Johann; Muller, Adolf

Wozzeck
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 96- 12
Description: Berg's opera which encompasses the passion, horror, and torment of the German Expressionist movement
Keywords: Berg, Alban

Wozzeck
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-202
Description: Berg's opera about impoverished soldier Wozzeck, who is driven insane by his manipulative superiors and his mistress' infidelity; starring Franz Grundheber, conducted by Claudio Abbado
Keywords: Berg, Alban

Wozzeck: Opera in 3 acts and 15 scenes
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-131
Description: The story encompasses the gruesome detail, horror, passion, and torment that characterized works of the German Expressionist movement. Wozzeck (Franz Grundheber) is an impoverished soldier driven insane by his manipulative superiors and his mistress' infidelity. In a jealous rage, he stabs her, then drowns when he tries to wash the blood from his hands. Sung in German. Chorus and Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera ; Claudio Abbado, conductor.
Keywords: Alban Berg; Georg Bu chner

Xerxes
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 36
Description: Two parts
Keywords: Handel, George Frideric

Xerxes = Serse: Dramma per Musica
Series Title: 2000
Call Number: DVD 2007-383
Description: Paulua Rasmussen (Serse).
Keywords: Handel

Zarewitsch
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-40
Description: Operettta in three parts. Symphonie-Orchester Kurt Graunke ; Willy Mattes, conductor.
Keywords: Franz Lehár; Arthur Maria Rabenalt

Zauberflote = Magic Flute
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-95
Description: A young man is enlisted to rescue the Queen of the Night's daughter from a sorcerer. Sung in German.
Keywords: Metropolitan Opera Television production; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; James Levine

Zauberflote [The Magic Flute]
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001- 5
Description: Metropolitan Opera production, conducted by James Levine and starring Kathleen Battle, Luciana Serra
Keywords: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Zoroastre
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-51
Description: Sung in French. Anders J. Dahlin (Zoroastre); Drottningholm Theatre Orchestra and Chorus; Christophe Rousset, musical director.
Keywords: Jean Philippe Rameau; Loius de Cahusac; Tragedie Lyrique