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The Resource Idomeneo : an opera in three acts, by Mozart ; text by G.B. Varesco, (videorecording)

Idomeneo : an opera in three acts, by Mozart ; text by G.B. Varesco, (videorecording)

Label
Idomeneo : an opera in three acts
Title
Idomeneo
Title remainder
an opera in three acts
Statement of responsibility
by Mozart ; text by G.B. Varesco
Title variation
Mozart: Idomeneo
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
King Crete, returning from the Trojan wars, vows to sacrifice the first living creature he meets, only to be met by his own son
Member of
Cataloging source
BUF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Edition prepared by Benjamin Britten ; English version by Maisie and Evelyn Radford ; an English Opera Group production ; producer, Colin Graham ; TV director, Brian Large ; DVD producer, Harald Gericke
Date time place
Recorded at the London Opera Centre, Sept. 8-9, 1969; first broadcast on BBC Two, May 10, 1970
Language note
Sung in English; with optional subtitles in Chinese, English, French, German and Spanish
PerformerNote
Peter Pears (Idomeneo) ; Heather Harper (Ilia) ; Anne Pashley (Idamante) ; Rae Woodland (Elektra) ; Robert Tear (Arbace) ; English Opera Chorus ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Benjamin Britten, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1756-1791
  • 1910-1986
  • 1937-
  • 1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Varesco, Giambattista
  • Pears, Peter
  • Harper, Heather
  • Pashley, Anne
  • Woodland, Rae
  • Tear, Robert
  • Large, Brian
  • Radford, Evelyn
  • Radford, Maisie
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • English Opera Group
Runtime
164
Series statement
The Britten-Pears collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Idomeneo : an opera in three acts, by Mozart ; text by G.B. Varesco, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Dramma per musica in three acts; film adaptation of Mozart's opera
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (2 hr., 44 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
044007432587
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 074 3258
  • 074 3259--074 3260
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1951960
  • (OCoLC)236486673
  • (OCoLC)236486673
System details
DVD; picture format: 4:3; NTSC; LPCM mono. and enhanced Dolby mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Idomeneo : an opera in three acts, by Mozart ; text by G.B. Varesco, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Dramma per musica in three acts; film adaptation of Mozart's opera
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (2 hr., 44 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
044007432587
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 074 3258
  • 074 3259--074 3260
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1951960
  • (OCoLC)236486673
  • (OCoLC)236486673
System details
DVD; picture format: 4:3; NTSC; LPCM mono. and enhanced Dolby mono
Video recording format
DVD

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