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Title I Vespri siciliani [videorecording] : dramma in cinque atti / libretto di E. Scribe e C. Duveyrier ; versione ritmica italiana di A. Fusinato ; musica di Giuseppe Verdi.

Imprint [S.l.] : Opus Arte, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    B VERD VS M08DVD    Available
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    B VERD VS M08DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (211 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series La Scala collection
La Scala collection.
Note Synopsis in English and Italian libretto (27 p.) inserted in container.
Credits "Una produzione Teatro alla Scala-RAI Radiotelevisione italiana in collaborazione con il Gruppo ENI."
Pier Luigi Pizzi, stage director ; Christopher Swann, TV director.
Performer Cheryl Studer ; Chris Merritt ; Giorgio Zancanaro ; Ferruccio Furlanetto ; supporting soloists ; ballet, orchestra & chorus of Teatro alla Scala ; Riccardo Muti, conductor.
Event Originally recorded live at Teatro alla Scala, Dec. 7, 1989.
Summary With occupied Sicily seething under French oppression, a nationalistic Sicilian patriot returns from exile to lead a rebellion. As the unarmed French guests gather for a betrothal party, the wedding bells sound the knell for the tragic couple and signal the beginning of a bloodbath.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language Sung in Italian with English subtitles.
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Music videos
Added Author Scribe, Eugène, 1791-1861. Librettist.
Duveyrier, Charles, 1803-1866. Librettist.
Studer, Cheryl. Performer.
Merritt, Chris, 1952- Performer.
Furlanetto, Ferruccio. Performer.
Zancanaro, Giorgio.
Muti, Riccardo. Conductor.
Pizzi, Pier Luigi, 1930- Director.
Swann, Christopher. Director.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Vêpres siciliennes. Italian.
Teatro alla Scala. Performer.
Radiotelevisione italiana.
Gruppo ENI.
Opus Arte (Firm)
Standard No. 809478030089
Music No. OA LS3008 D Opus Arte

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