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Title I due foscari [videorecording] / [music by] Giuseppe Verdi ; Thaddeus Strassberger, director ; directed for the screen by Jonathan Haswell.

Imprint London : Opus Arte, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    792.542 DUE    Available
Description 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
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Note Title from container.
System Details DVD-9, NTSC, all regions, 16:9 anamorphic; LPCM 2.0, DTS digital surround.
Note Opera in 3 acts.
Language Sung in Italian, with English, French, German, Japanese, and Korean subtitles.
Performer Plácido Domingo (Francesco Foscari) ; Francesco Meli (Jacopo Foscari) ; Maria Agresta (Lucrezia Contarini) ; Maurizio Muraro (Jacopo Loredano) ; Samuel Sakker (Barbarigo) ; Rachel Kelly (Pisana) ; Lee Hickenbottom (Fante) ; Dominic Barrand (Servant of the Doge) ; Royal Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Antonio Pappano, conductor.
Credits Kevin Knight, set designs ; Mattie Ullrich, costume designs ; Bruno Poet, lighting design.
Event Recorded live October 27, 2014 at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
Summary Plácido Domingo takes on the role of the tragic Francesco Foscari, Doge of Venice, in Verdi's potent and dramatic opera of family loyalties and political intrigue.
Note Booklet (27 p. : ill.) contains program notes and synopsis in English, French, and German.
Extra features: Introduction to I due Foscari; Antonio Pappano on the music of I due Foscari; cast gallery.
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Filmed operas.
Filmed performances.
Added Author Strassberger, Thaddeus.
Haswell, Jonathan.
Domingo, Plácido, 1941-
Meli, Francesco, 1980-
Agresta, Maria.
Muraro, Maurizio.
Sakker, Samuel.
Kelly, Rachel, 1987-
Hickenbottom, Lee.
Barrand, Dominic.
Pappano, Antonio, 1959-
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Due Foscari.
Royal Opera House (London, England)
Opus Arte (Firm)
Standard No. 809478012078
Music No. OA 1207 D Opus Arte

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