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The Resource Otello, by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Arrigo Boito (after the play by William Shakespeare) ; directed for the stage by Elijah Moshinsky ; directed for television by Brian Large ; a co-production between The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [and] BBC-TV [and] Covent Garden Pioneer, (videorecording)

Otello, by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Arrigo Boito (after the play by William Shakespeare) ; directed for the stage by Elijah Moshinsky ; directed for television by Brian Large ; a co-production between The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [and] BBC-TV [and] Covent Garden Pioneer, (videorecording)

Label
Otello
Title
Otello
Statement of responsibility
by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Arrigo Boito (after the play by William Shakespeare) ; directed for the stage by Elijah Moshinsky ; directed for television by Brian Large ; a co-production between The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [and] BBC-TV [and] Covent Garden Pioneer
Title variation
Giuseppe Verdi's Otello
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
In order to revenge himself against Othello, Iago uses deceit to awaken in Othello a suspicion that his wife, Desdemona, has been unfaithful to him. After Othello kills Desdemona he learns of Iago's treachery, and plunges a dagger into his own heart
Cataloging source
TXI
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
782.1
Language note
Sung in Italian with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Plácido Domingo (Otello) ; Kiri Te Kanawa (Desdemona) ; Sergei Leiferkus (Iago) ; Roderick Earle (Montano) ; Robin Leggate (Cassio) ; Ramon Remedios (Roderigo) ; Claire Powell (Emilia) ; Christopher Lackner (a herald) ; Mark Beesley (Lodovico) ; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House ; Royal Opera Chorus ; Sir Georg Solti, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1813-1901
  • 1842-1918
  • 1941-
  • 1946-
  • 1954-
  • 1912-1997
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Boito, Arrigo
  • Moshinsky, Elijah
  • Large, Brian
  • Domingo, Plácido
  • Te Kanawa, Kiri
  • Leĭferkus, Sergeĭ
  • Earle, Roderick
  • Leggate, Robin
  • Remedios, Ramon
  • Powell, Claire
  • Lackner, Christopher
  • Beesley, Mark
  • Solti, Georg
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Kultur International Films
Runtime
146
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Otello, by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Arrigo Boito (after the play by William Shakespeare) ; directed for the stage by Elijah Moshinsky ; directed for television by Brian Large ; a co-production between The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [and] BBC-TV [and] Covent Garden Pioneer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Music drama in four acts
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (146 min.)
Isbn
9780769714929
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031149298
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D1492
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm47268737
System details
DVD, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Otello, by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Arrigo Boito (after the play by William Shakespeare) ; directed for the stage by Elijah Moshinsky ; directed for television by Brian Large ; a co-production between The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [and] BBC-TV [and] Covent Garden Pioneer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Music drama in four acts
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (146 min.)
Isbn
9780769714929
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031149298
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D1492
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm47268737
System details
DVD, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

Subject

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