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Title I due Foscari [videorecording] / libretto di Francesco Maria Piave ; musica di Giuseppe Verdi ; RAI Radiotelevisione Italiana in collaborazione con il Gruppo ENI.

Imprint Waldron, Heathfield, East Sussex : Opus Arte, c2004.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    B VERD DF G07DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series La Scala collection
La Scala collection.
Note Opera in 3 acts.
Synopsis in English and libretto in container.
Credits Stage director, set design and costumes, Pier Luigi Pizzi ; TV director, Tonino del Colle ; lighting, Vannio Vanni.
Performer Renato Bruson (Francesco Foscari) ; Alberto Cupido (Jacopo Foscari) ; Linda Roark-Strummer (Lucrezia Contarini) ; Luigi Roni (Jacopo Loredano) ; Renato Cazzaniga (Barbarigo) ; Monica Tagliasacchi (Pisana) ; Aldo Bottion (Fante) ; Aldo Bramante (Doge's servant) ; Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro alla Scala ; Gianandrea Gavazzeni, conductor.
Event Recorded in performance, 1988, Teatro alla Scala, Milan.
Summary "Renato Bruson takes the role of the Venetian Doge, Francesco Foscari, in Verdi's dark, three-act tragedy based on a drama by Lord Byron set in 15th century Venice. Gianandrea Gavazzeni directs the 1988 La Scala production of a work that is hailed among the best of Verdi's early operas, and that led him to a career of operatic immortality."--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language Sung in Italian with English subtitles.
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Music videos
Added Author Piave, Francesco Maria, 1810-1876. Librettist.
Bruson, Renato. Performer.
Cupido, Alberto. Performer.
Roark-Strummer, Linda. Performer.
Roni, Luigi. Performer.
Cazzaniga, Renato. Performer.
Tagliasacchi, Monica. Performer.
Bottion, Aldo. Performer.
Bramante, Aldo. Performer.
Gavazzeni, Gianandrea, 1909-1996. Conductor.
Pizzi, Pier Luigi, 1930-
Del Colle, Tonino.
Vanni, Vannio.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Due Foscari.
Teatro alla Scala. Performer.
Radiotelevisione italiana.
Gruppo ENI.
Opus Arte (Firm)
Standard No. 809478030072
Music No. OA LS3007 D Opus Arte

 
    
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