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The Resource Tosca, by Puccini
Label
Tosca
Title
Tosca
Statement of responsibility
by Puccini
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
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1858-1924
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Puccini, Giacomo
Date time place
  • 1st version: Recorded in performance, Jan. 24, 1964, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
  • 2nd version: Recorded Dec. 3-4, 7-12, 14, 1964 and Jan. 19, 1965, Salle Wagram, Paris
  • 3rd version: Recorded Aug. 10-21, 1953, Teatro alla Scala, Milan
  • 4th version: Recorded at Kingsway Hall, London, July & Aug. 1980
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in Italian
PerformerNote
  • 1st version: Maria Callas (Floria Tosca), soprano ; Renato Cioni (Mario Cavaradossi), tenor ; Tito Gobbi (Scarpia), baritone ; Eric Garrett (Il Sacrestano), bass-baritone ; Victor Godfrey (Cesare Angelotti), bass ; supporting soloists ; Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; Carlo Felice Cillario
  • 2nd version: Maria Callas as Tosca ; Carlo Bergonzi as Cavaradossi ; Tito Gobbi as Scarpia ; Leonardo Monreale as Angelotti ; Renato Ercolani as Spoletta ; Giorgio Tadeo as Sagrestano ; Ugo Trama as Sciarrone ; David Sellar, Un pastore ; Chœurs du Théâtre National de l'Opéra de Paris ; Orchestre de la Société des concerts du Conservatoire ; Georges Prêtre, conductor
  • 3rd version: Maria Callas (Floria Tosca) ; Giuseppe Di Stefano (Mario Cavaradossi) ; Tito Gobbi (Scarpia) ; Franco Calabrese (Cesare Angelotti) ; Angelo Mercuriali (Spoletta) ; Melchiorre Luise (Sacristan) ; Dario Caselli (Sciarrone/Jailer) ; Alvaro Cordova (Shephard) ; [Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro alla Scala, Milan] ; Victor De Sabata, conductor
  • 4th version: Renata Scotto (Floria Tosca) ; Placido Domingo (Mario Cavaradossi) ; Renato Bruson (Scarpia) ; John Cheek (Cesare Angelotti) ; Andrea Velis (Spoletta) ; Renato Capecchi (A Sacristan) ; Paul Hudson (Sciarrone) ; Dominick Martinez (A Shepherd) ; Itzhak Perlman (A Jailer) ; Ambrosian Opera Chorus ; Philharmonia Orchestra ; James Levine, Conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1923-1977
  • 1948-
  • 1892-1967
  • 1921-2008
  • 1941-
  • 1931-2009
  • 1847-1906
  • 1934-
  • 1945-
  • 1857-1919
  • 1943-
  • 1945-
  • 1831-1908
  • 1934-
  • 1932-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bergonzi, Carlo
  • Bruson, Renato
  • Calabrese, Franco
  • Callas, Maria
  • Capecchi, Renato
  • Caselli, Dario
  • Cheek, John
  • Cillario, Carlo Felice
  • Cioni, Renato
  • Cordova, Alvaro
  • De Sabata, Victor
  • Di Stefano, Giuseppe
  • Domingo, Plácido
  • Ercolani, Renato
  • Garrett, Eric
  • Giacosa, Giuseppe
  • Gobbi, Tito
  • Godfrey, Victor
  • Hudson, Paul
  • Illica, Luigi
  • Levine, James
  • Luise, Melchiorre
  • Martinez, Dominick
  • Mercuriali, Angelo
  • Monreale, Leonardo
  • Perlman, Itzhak
  • Prêtre, Georges
  • Sardou, Victorien
  • Scotto, Renata
  • Sellar, David
  • Tadeo, Giorgio
  • Trama, Ugo
  • Velis, Andrea
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • Teatro alla Scala
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Operas
Label
Tosca, by Puccini
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa; based on the play by Victorien Sardou
  • Opera in 3 acts
  • Previously released as a compact disc
  • Title from resource description page (viewed May 1, 2012)
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Control code
ASP929534/clmu
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)820475201
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Tosca, by Puccini
Publication
Note
  • Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa; based on the play by Victorien Sardou
  • Opera in 3 acts
  • Previously released as a compact disc
  • Title from resource description page (viewed May 1, 2012)
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Control code
ASP929534/clmu
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)820475201
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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