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The Resource Twin spirits, devised and directed for the stage by John Caird ; film directors, Peter Mumford, John Caird ; film producer, Ferenc van Damme ; [a Royal Opera House Covent Garden/Opus Arte co-production], (videorecording)

Twin spirits, devised and directed for the stage by John Caird ; film directors, Peter Mumford, John Caird ; film producer, Ferenc van Damme ; [a Royal Opera House Covent Garden/Opus Arte co-production], (videorecording)

Label
Twin spirits
Title
Twin spirits
Statement of responsibility
devised and directed for the stage by John Caird ; film directors, Peter Mumford, John Caird ; film producer, Ferenc van Damme ; [a Royal Opera House Covent Garden/Opus Arte co-production]
Title variation
Twin spirits
Title variation remainder
Robert & Clara Schumann
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A live theatrical performance by a chamber ensemble of actors, singers, and musicians, portraying the love between the composer Robert Schumann and his pianist wife Clara Wieck, featuring their correspondence and music
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Chamber music arrangements, Martin Ward ; lyric and poetry translations, John Chichester, Ray Ockenden ; music producer, James Whitbourn
Dewey number
780.92/2
Language note
Spoken in English, with English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish subtitles; sung in German, with English subtitles
LC call number
ML385
LC item number
.T9 2009x
PerformerNote
Sting (Robert Schumann, in words); Trudie Styler (Clara Wieck, in words); Simon Keenlyside (Robert Schumann, in song); Rebecca Evans (Clara Wieck, in song); Sir Derek Jacobi, narrator; Iain Burnside, Natasha Paremski, pianos; Sergej Krylov, violin; Natalie Clein, violoncello
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1987-
  • 1970-
  • 1810-1856
  • 1819-1896
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Caird, John
  • Chichester, June
  • Sting
  • Styler, Trudie
  • Keenlyside, Simon
  • Evans, Rebecca.
  • Jacobi, Derek
  • Burnside, Iain
  • Paremski, Natasha
  • Krylov, Sergej
  • Clein, Natalie
  • Schumann, Robert
  • Schumann, Clara
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
Runtime
206
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schumann, Robert
  • Schumann, Clara
  • Music theater
Technique
live action
Label
Twin spirits, devised and directed for the stage by John Caird ; film directors, Peter Mumford, John Caird ; film producer, Ferenc van Damme ; [a Royal Opera House Covent Garden/Opus Arte co-production], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 2007 performance
  • Program notes by June Chichester, John Caird, and Martin Ward, in English with French and German translations (23 p. : ports.) inserted in container
  • Extra features: photo gallery ; cast talk (John Caird talks to the musicians and singers, narrator Jacobi, and musicologist Daniel Gallagher) ; documentary (One heart, one soul) ; Robert and Clara Schumann chronology ; My house--the work of Royal Opera House Education
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Stille Tränen : from Zwölf Gedichte, op. 35
  • Robert Schumann
  • Er ist gekommen in Sturm und Regen : op. 12, no. 2
  • Clara Schumann
  • Duet : Er und Sie : op. 78, no. 2
  • Robert Schumann
  • Piano concerto in A minor, op. 7. Romanze
  • Clara Schumann
  • Romanze no. 2 from Drei Romanzen, op. 94
  • Marche des Davidsbündler contre les Philistins : from Carnaval : op. 9
  • Musical selections:
  • Robert Schumann
  • Duet : "Là ci darem" : from Don Giovanni : K. 527
  • Mozart
  • Die Rose, die Lilie, die Taube, die Sonne : from Dichterliebe : op. 48
  • Wenn ich in deine Augen seh' : from Dichterliebe : op. 48
  • Ich grolle nicht : from Dichterliebe : op. 48
  • Robert Schumann
  • Sie liebten sich beide : op. 13, no. 2
  • Clara Schumann
  • Ich hab im Traum geweinet : from Dichterliebe : op. 48
  • Préambule from Carnaval : op. 9
  • Stille Liebe : from Zwölf Gedichte, op. 35
  • Träumerei : from Kinderszenen : op. 15
  • Frage : from Zwölf Gedichte, op. 35
  • Trio no. 1 in D minor, op. 63. Finale, Mit Feuer
  • Robert Schumann
  • Bittendes Kind : from Kinderszenen : op. 15
  • Hasche-Mann : from Kinderszenen : op. 15
  • Von fremden Ländern und Menschen : from Kinderszenen : op. 15
  • Robert Schumann
  • Adagio from Variations on "Là ci darem" : op. 2
  • Chopin
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 206 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
809478009948
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OA 0994 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn450024093
  • (OCoLC)450024093
System details
DVD ; widescreen (16:9) anamorphic presentation ; LPCM stereo., DTS surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Twin spirits, devised and directed for the stage by John Caird ; film directors, Peter Mumford, John Caird ; film producer, Ferenc van Damme ; [a Royal Opera House Covent Garden/Opus Arte co-production], (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 2007 performance
  • Program notes by June Chichester, John Caird, and Martin Ward, in English with French and German translations (23 p. : ports.) inserted in container
  • Extra features: photo gallery ; cast talk (John Caird talks to the musicians and singers, narrator Jacobi, and musicologist Daniel Gallagher) ; documentary (One heart, one soul) ; Robert and Clara Schumann chronology ; My house--the work of Royal Opera House Education
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Stille Tränen : from Zwölf Gedichte, op. 35
  • Robert Schumann
  • Er ist gekommen in Sturm und Regen : op. 12, no. 2
  • Clara Schumann
  • Duet : Er und Sie : op. 78, no. 2
  • Robert Schumann
  • Piano concerto in A minor, op. 7. Romanze
  • Clara Schumann
  • Romanze no. 2 from Drei Romanzen, op. 94
  • Marche des Davidsbündler contre les Philistins : from Carnaval : op. 9
  • Musical selections:
  • Robert Schumann
  • Duet : "Là ci darem" : from Don Giovanni : K. 527
  • Mozart
  • Die Rose, die Lilie, die Taube, die Sonne : from Dichterliebe : op. 48
  • Wenn ich in deine Augen seh' : from Dichterliebe : op. 48
  • Ich grolle nicht : from Dichterliebe : op. 48
  • Robert Schumann
  • Sie liebten sich beide : op. 13, no. 2
  • Clara Schumann
  • Ich hab im Traum geweinet : from Dichterliebe : op. 48
  • Préambule from Carnaval : op. 9
  • Stille Liebe : from Zwölf Gedichte, op. 35
  • Träumerei : from Kinderszenen : op. 15
  • Frage : from Zwölf Gedichte, op. 35
  • Trio no. 1 in D minor, op. 63. Finale, Mit Feuer
  • Robert Schumann
  • Bittendes Kind : from Kinderszenen : op. 15
  • Hasche-Mann : from Kinderszenen : op. 15
  • Von fremden Ländern und Menschen : from Kinderszenen : op. 15
  • Robert Schumann
  • Adagio from Variations on "Là ci darem" : op. 2
  • Chopin
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 206 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
809478009948
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OA 0994 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn450024093
  • (OCoLC)450024093
System details
DVD ; widescreen (16:9) anamorphic presentation ; LPCM stereo., DTS surround
Video recording format
DVD

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