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The Resource Nixon in China, John Adams ; libretto by Alice Goodman ; directed by Peter Sellars ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and WNET, (videorecording)

Nixon in China, John Adams ; libretto by Alice Goodman ; directed by Peter Sellars ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and WNET, (videorecording)

Label
Nixon in China
Title
Nixon in China
Statement of responsibility
John Adams ; libretto by Alice Goodman ; directed by Peter Sellars ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and WNET
Creator
Contributor
Director
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Opera depicting U.S. President Richard Nixon's historic state visit to mainland China in February 1972
Member of
Cataloging source
IAI
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adams, John
Date time place
Live HD transmission of a performance at the Metropolitan Opera, New York, on February 12, 2011
Language note
Sung in English ; subtitles in English, French, German, Spanish or Portuguese
PerformerNote
  • Host, Thomas Hampson
  • Performers: James Maddalena, Janis Kelly, Robert Brubaker, Kathleen Kim, Russell Braun, Richard Paul Fink, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet ; conducted by John Adams ; chorus master, Donald Palumbo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goodman, Alice
  • Sellars, Peter
  • Maddalena, James
  • Kelly, Janis
  • Brubaker, Robert
  • Kim, Kathleen
  • Fink, Richard Paul
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • English National Opera
Runtime
177
Series statement
Metropolitan Opera HD live
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nixon, Richard M.
  • Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Nixon in China, John Adams ; libretto by Alice Goodman ; directed by Peter Sellars ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and WNET, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Production originally created by English National Opera
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (177 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
075597960884
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
532291-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn820815034
  • (OCoLC)820815034
System details
Blu-ray Disc; 1080i 29.97 HD16.9 ; Dolby TrueHD 24-bit Surround and Dolby TrueHD 24-bit stereo
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Nixon in China, John Adams ; libretto by Alice Goodman ; directed by Peter Sellars ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and WNET, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Production originally created by English National Opera
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (177 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
075597960884
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
532291-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn820815034
  • (OCoLC)820815034
System details
Blu-ray Disc; 1080i 29.97 HD16.9 ; Dolby TrueHD 24-bit Surround and Dolby TrueHD 24-bit stereo
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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