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Brian Large Net Worth

Brian Large Net Worth is
$20 Million

Brian Large Biography

Brian Large was born on February 16, 1939 in London, England. He is a director and producer, known for The Metropolitan Opera Presents (1977), Great Performances (1971) and Tosca: In the Settings and at the Times of Tosca (1992).

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Quick Facts

Date Of BirthFebruary 16, 1939
Place Of BirthLondon, England, UK
ProfessionDirector, Producer, Miscellaneous Crew
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/?curid=13727828
Star SignAquarius


Interesting Facts

#Fact
12005 Directed the world television premiere of Lorin Maazel's opera "1984", conducted by the composer at the Royal Opera House, London.
21992 Directed the Emmy Award winning production of "Tosca" in the precise settings and times of the libretto. The star cast led by Catherine Malfitano, Placid Domingo and Ruggero Raimondi was conducted by Zubin Mehta supported by the Orchestras of Florence and Rome. Broadcast live to 107 countries using 5 satellites and 27 cameras in the locations of Act 1: Basilica Sant' Andrea della Valle", Act 2: "Palazzo Farnese" (now Embassy of France) and Act 3: "Castel Sant' Angelo".
31990 Directed "The Three Tenors Concert", Carreras, Domingo and Pavarotti conducted by Zubin Mehta. Filmed at the historic Terme di Caraculla in Rome and broadcast to a global television audience of 800 million viewers.
41985 Appointed Chevalier dans L'Ordre des Arts et Lettres, in recognition of an outstanding contribution to the arts.
51980 Directed "Der Ring des Nibelungen". Invited to Beyreuth by the composer's grandson Wolfgang to document the complete "Ring Cycle" in collaboration with Patrice Chéreau, Stage Director and Pierre Boulez, Conductor.
61966 - Directed the BBC production of "The Firebird", conducted by the composer Igor Stravinsky.
7June 5, 1977 - Directed "The Queen's Silver Jubilee: The Gala Concert" given by Youth & Music at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. The following artists took part: Chime Bars-Graham Johnson, Melvyn Tan, Cuckoos-Marius May, Pierre Fournier, Quails-Dorothy Tutin, Richard Baker, Nightingale-Joseph Cooper, Crow-Stuart Harling, Duck-Humphrey Burton, Song Whistle-James Blades, Police Whistle-Fenella Fielding, Jingle Bells-Ann Murray, Malcolm Williamson, Triangle-John Dennison, Wood Blocks-Nigel Kennedy, Castanets-Linda Esther Gray, Richard Rodney Bennett, Maracas-Dame Peggy Ashcroft, David Rendall, David Syrus, Tambourine-Jack Brymer, Cymbals-Steve Race, Drum-Yehudi Menuhin, Piano-Yitkin Seow, The Chillingrian String Quartet and conducted by Colin Davis.
8May 16, 1971 - Directed the BBC production of "Owen Wingrave" Op.85. An opera by Benjamin Britten (57) to words of Piper after James, conducted by the composer.
9Opera director, producer and Head of Media for The Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center in New York since 1980.
10Chief opera director/producer for the BBC 1965-1980.


Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1993Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Individual Achievement - Classical Music/Dance ProgrammingTosca: In the Settings and at the Times of Tosca (1992)Giuseppe Patroni Griffi (director)
1993Judges' Award (Programme)Royal Television Society, UK
1992Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Individual Achievement - Classical Music/Dance Programming - DirectingGreat Performances (1971)


Filmography

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Così fan tutte1996TV Movie
L'Elisir d'amore1996TV Movie
Mazeppa1996TV Movie
Tristan und Isolde1996TV Movie
Andrea Chénier1996TV Movie
The Cunning Little Vixen1995TV Movie
The Makropulos Case1995TV Movie
Madama Butterfly1995TV Movie
Aida1994TV Movie
Roméo et Juliette1994TV Movie
Tannhäuser1994TV Movie
The Rake's Progress1994TV Movie
Last Night of the Proms: The 100th Season1994TV Movie
Sadko1994TV Movie
Russische Nacht - Russian Night1993TV Special documentary
Stiffelio1993TV Movie
The Fiery Angel1993TV Movie
Gala Tribute to Tchaikovsky1993TV Special
The Maid of Orleans1993TV Movie
Parsifal1993TV Movie
Die Frau ohne Schatten1992TV Movie
From the House of the Dead1992TV Movie
La fanciulla del West1992TV Movie
Otello1992TV Movie
Tosca: In the Settings and at the Times of Tosca1992TV Movie
The Ghosts of Versailles1992TV Movie
Die Zauberflöte1991/ITV Movie
Le nozze di Figaro1991TV Movie
Lohengrin1991TV Movie
Simon Boccanegra1991TV Movie
L'elisir d'amore1991TV Movie
Die Zauberflöte1991/IITV Movie
Nabucco1991TV Movie
Un ballo in maschera1991TV Movie
Carreras Domingo Pavarotti in Concert1990TV Movie documentary
Das Rheingold1990TV Movie
Die Walküre1990TV Movie
Götterdämmerung1990TV Movie
Lohengrin1990TV Movie
Orlando furioso1990TV Movie
Siegfried1990TV Movie
Un ballo in maschera1990TV Movie
Elektra1989TV Movie
Il re pastore1989TV Movie
Khovanshchina1989TV Movie
Tannhäuser1989TV Movie
Adriana Lecouvreur1989TV Movie
Il viaggio a Reims1988TV Movie
L'africaine1988TV Movie
La Bohème1988TV Movie
Macbeth1987TV Movie
Wozzeck1987TV Movie
Carmen1987TV Movie
Vladimir Horowitz Piano Recital From the Musikverein in Vienna1987TV Movie
Der fliegende Holländer1986TV Movie
Die Fledermaus1986/ITV Movie
Royal Society Jazz Orchestra1986TV Special
Horowitz in Moscow1986TV Movie documentary
American Ballet Theatre in San Francisco1985TV Special
Attila1985TV Movie
Cardillac1985TV Movie
Der Rosenkavalier1985TV Movie
Don Carlo1985TV Movie
Il trovatore1985TV Movie
Nabucco1985TV Movie
Andrea Chénier1985/IITV Movie
American Ballet Theatre at the Met1984TV Special
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg1984/IITV Movie
I lombardi alla prima crociata1984TV Movie
Tosca1984TV Movie
Don Quixote (Kitri's Wedding), a Ballet in Three Acts1984TV Movie
Die tote Stadt1983TV Movie
Madama Butterfly1983TV Movie
Manon1983TV Movie
Manon Lescaut1983TV Movie
Turandot1983/ITV Movie
Wagner's Ring: The Bayreuth Centennial Production1983TV Mini-Series 7 episodes
Die Zauberflöte für Kinder1983TV Movie
Il trittico1983TV Series 3 episodes
Falstaff1982TV Movie
La Bohème1982TV Movie
Lohengrin1982TV Movie
Die Zauberflöte1982TV Movie
Price/Horne Met Gala Concert1982TV Special
Parsifal1982TV Movie
Aida1981/ITV Movie
Aida1981/IITV Movie
Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann)1981TV Movie
Rigoletto1981/ITV Movie
Der Ring des Nibelungen1980-1981TV Mini-Series 4 episodes
Lucrezia Borgia1980TV Movie
Carmen1978TV Movie
La traviata1975TV Movie
The Flying Dutchman1975TV Movie
Music on 21970-1972TV Series 4 episodes
Sir Adrian Boult Conducts a Programme of English Music with London Philharmonic Orchestra1970TV Special
NET Opera Theater1969TV Series 1 episode
Contrasts1968TV Series 1 episode
Menuhin at Fifty1966TV Movie
Jonas Kaufmann: An Evening with Puccini2015TV Movie
Arabella2014TV Movie
A Recital with Renée Fleming: Vienna at the Turn of the 20th Century2014TV Movie
La Bohème, Oper in vier Bildern2012TV Movie
Great Performances1988-2011TV Series 21 episodes
Jewels2011TV Movie
Anna Bolena2011TV Movie
Neujahrskonzert der Wiener Philharmoniker1989-2011TV Series 11 episodes
The Metropolitan Opera HD Live2007-2010TV Series 6 episodes
Don Giovanni2009TV Movie
Don Quixote2009Video
Der Rosenkavalier2009TV Movie
Joseph Haydn: 'Harmoniemesse'2009TV Movie
Così fan tutte2009TV Movie
Eugen Onegin2007TV Movie
Gaetano Donizetti - Die Regimentstochter (La fille du régiment)2007TV Movie
Mozart 22TV Series 1 episode, 2006 video director - 1 episode, 2006
19842006TV Movie
La Traviata2006
Roberto Devereux, Tragedia lirica in drei Akten2005TV Movie
La traviata2005TV Movie
Rodelinda2005TV Movie
Der Rosenkavalier2004/ITV Movie
La clemenza di Tito2003TV Movie
Hans Werner Henze: L'Upupa und der Triumph der Sohnesliebe2003TV Movie
The Metropolitan Opera Presents1979-2003TV Series 32 episodes
Cecilia Bartoli Sings Mozart2002TV Movie
Fidelio2002TV Movie
Il trovatore2002TV Movie
L'orfeo: Favola in musica by Claudio Monteverdi2002TV Movie
Turandot2002TV Movie
La Bohème2002TV Movie
Nabucco2002TV Movie
Pique Dame2002TV Movie
Cecilia Bartoli Sings Haydn2001TV Movie
Don Giovanni2001TV Movie
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg2001TV Movie
Rinaldo2001TV Movie
Ariadne auf Naxos2001TV Movie
Le Cid2001TV Movie
Così fan tutte2000/IITV Movie
Hamlet2000/ITV Movie
Orphée et Eurydice2000TV Movie
Viva Vivaldi!2000TV Movie
Alceste1999TV Movie
Cecilia & Bryn at Glyndebourne1999TV Special documentary
Tristan und Isolde1999TV Movie
The Queen of Spades1999TV Movie
Don Giovanni1999TV Movie
Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny1998TV Movie
Bartoli in Italy1998TV Special
La rondine1998TV Movie
Tristan und Isolde1998TV Movie
Le comte Ory1997TV Movie
La forza del destino1997TV Movie
Fedora1997TV Movie

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Music on 21970TV Series producer - 1 episode
Workshop1964TV Series documentary producer

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Great Performances2001TV Series choreographer - 1 episode

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Love Potion, Making Elisir1997TV Movie documentaryTelevision Director
The Making of 'The Ring'1983TV Movie documentaryHimself

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