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Title Orfeo ed Euridice [videorecording] / Glyndebourne Festival Opera ; [music] by Christoph Gluck ; original text, Ranieri de Calzabigi ; producer, Peter Hall ; director, Rodney Greenberg ; a TVS production in association with NVC Arts.

Imprint Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [2004]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    B GLUC OE L00DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Opera in three acts.
Originally released in 1982.
Contains an introduction by Janet Baker.
Credits Design and lighting, John Bury.
Performer Janet Baker (Orfeo) ; Elisabeth Speiser (Euridice) ; Elizabeth Gale (Amore) ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Glyndebourne Festival Chorus ; Raymond Leppard, conductor.
Event Filmed at Glyndebourne in 1982.
Summary Janet Baker stars in Peter Hall's acclaimed Glynebourne Festival staging of Gluck's 18th century masterpiece. Janet Baker gives one of her finest portrayals as Orfeo, with Elisabeth Speiser as Euridice and Elizabeth Gale as Amor.
System Details DVD; Dolby digital stereo.; full screen 4:3; region code 1.
Language Sung in Italian; subtitles in English, French, German, and Spanish.
Subject Orpheus (Greek mythological character) -- Drama.
Eurydice (Greek mythological character) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Operas
Added Author Baker, Janet, 1933- Performer.
Gale, Elizabeth Performer.
Speiser, Elisabeth Performer.
Leppard, Raymond Conductor.
Hall, Peter, 1930 November 22- Performer.
Greenberg, Rodney Director.
Bury, John Designer.
Calzabigi, Ranieri de, 1714-1795 Librettist.
Gluck, Christoph Willibald, Ritter von, 1714-1787. Orfeo ed Euridice
London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer.
Glyndebourne Festival Chorus Performer.
Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company
TVS (Firm : Great Britain)
NVC Arts (Firm)
ISBN 0769776884
Standard No. 032031210097
Music No. D2100 Kultur32802001698761

 
    
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