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Title L'Incoronazione di Poppea [videorecording] / produced by BBC TV ; [music] by Claudio Monteverdi ; [directed by] Peter Hall ; realized and conducted by Raymond Leppard ; libretto by Francesco Busenello.

Imprint W. Long Branch, N.J. : Kultur, [2003?]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    B MONT IP L03DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (151 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Opera in two acts.
Credits Presented by Glyndebourne and NVC Arts ; directed for video by Peter Hall and Robin Lough ; design and lighting, John Bury ; chorus director, Jane Glover.
Performer Cast: Maria Ewing (Poppea), Dennis Bailey (Nerone), Cynthia Clarey (Empress Ottavia), Robert Lloyd (Seneca), Elizabeth Gale, Dale Duesing, The Glyndebourne Chorus, The London Philharmonic Orchestra.
Summary The Coronation of Poppea (L'Incoronazione di Poppea) tells the amoral story of the Roman Emperor Nero's love affair with the scheming and seductive Poppea, with evil triumphing over good, while the allegorical figures from the Prologue - Fortune, Virtue and Love look on.
System Details DVD.
Language Sung in Italian; subtitles available in English, French, German, or Spanish.
Subject Operas.
Added Author Hall, Peter, 1930 November 22- director.
Busenello, Giovanni Francesco, 1598-1659.
Leppard, Raymond, conductor.
Ewing, Maria, performer.
Bailey, Dennis, performer.
Clarey, Cynthia, performer.
Glover, Jane.
Lough, Robin, director.
Lloyd, Robert, 1940- performer.
Gale, Elizabeth, performer.
Duesing, Dale, performer.
London Philharmonic Orchestra.
Glyndebourne Festival Chorus.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company.
NVC Arts (Firm)
Kultur International Films.
Added Title Poppea
Coronation of Poppea
ISBN 076971403X
Music No. D1403 Kultur

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