The Resource Oedipus Rex, Igor Stravinsky ; a Peter Gelb production ; produced by Peter Gelb [and] Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor ; a production of CAMI Video and NHK ; in association with Channel 4 ... [et al.], (videorecording)

Oedipus Rex, Igor Stravinsky ; a Peter Gelb production ; produced by Peter Gelb [and] Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor ; a production of CAMI Video and NHK ; in association with Channel 4 ... [et al.], (videorecording)

Label
Oedipus Rex
Title
Oedipus Rex
Statement of responsibility
Igor Stravinsky ; a Peter Gelb production ; produced by Peter Gelb [and] Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor ; a production of CAMI Video and NHK ; in association with Channel 4 ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • chi
  • lat
  • jpn
  • lat
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • spa
  • lat
Related
Cataloging source
ZMS
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Filmed at the Saito Kinen Festival, Matsumoto, Japan
Dewey number
782.1
Language note
Sung in Latin, spoken in Japanese; subtitles in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Chinese (opera only)
LC call number
M1500.S77
LC item number
O33 2005
PerformerNote
Jessye Norman (Jocasta) ; Philip Langridge (Oedpius) ; Bryn Terfel (Creon) ; Min Tanaka (Oedipus dancer) ; Kayoko Shiraishi (The Speaker) ; Harry Peeters (Tiresias) ; Michio Tatara (Messenger) ; Robert Swensen (Shepherd) ; Shinyu-Kai Chorus ; Tokyo Opera Singers ; Saito Kinen Festival Dancers ; Saito Kinen Orchestra ; Seiji Ozawa, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1882-1971
  • 1952-
  • 1889-1963
  • 1939-2010-
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stravinsky, Igor
  • Taymor, Julie
  • Cocteau, Jean
  • Norman, Jessye
  • Langridge, Philip
  • Terfel, Bryn
  • Tanaka, Min
  • Ozawa, Seiji
  • Sophocles
  • Tokyo Opera Singers
  • Shin-Yuh Kai Chorus
  • Saito Kinen Festival Dancers
  • Saitō Kinen Ōkesutora
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Oedipus Rex, Igor Stravinsky ; a Peter Gelb production ; produced by Peter Gelb [and] Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor ; a production of CAMI Video and NHK ; in association with Channel 4 ... [et al.], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera-oratorio in two acts
  • Libretto after Sophocles by Jean Cocteau, Latin translation by Jean Daniélou, Japanese translation by Kazuko Matsuoka
  • Originally released in 1992
  • Includes: Conversations with Julie Taymor, a 59 minute film revealing the background of this award-winning production, featuring interviews with Jessye Norman, Seiji Ozawa, George Tyspin and Julie Taymor. It is accompanied by 187 rehearsal and performance photos
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007430774
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
B0003883-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm60859985
System details
DVD 9, widescreen letterbox (15:9) (opera), full screen (4:3) presentation (documentary); LPCM stereo., DTS digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Oedipus Rex, Igor Stravinsky ; a Peter Gelb production ; produced by Peter Gelb [and] Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor ; a production of CAMI Video and NHK ; in association with Channel 4 ... [et al.], (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Opera-oratorio in two acts
  • Libretto after Sophocles by Jean Cocteau, Latin translation by Jean Daniélou, Japanese translation by Kazuko Matsuoka
  • Originally released in 1992
  • Includes: Conversations with Julie Taymor, a 59 minute film revealing the background of this award-winning production, featuring interviews with Jessye Norman, Seiji Ozawa, George Tyspin and Julie Taymor. It is accompanied by 187 rehearsal and performance photos
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007430774
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
B0003883-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm60859985
System details
DVD 9, widescreen letterbox (15:9) (opera), full screen (4:3) presentation (documentary); LPCM stereo., DTS digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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