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Title L'Orfeo [videorecording] : favola in musica / musique de Claudio Monteverdi ; libretto di Alessandro Striggio ; la RTBF présente, en collaboration avec France 3, VRT et RTV Slovène, une coproduction La Monnaie KunstenFESTIVALdesArts, une coproduction Festival d'Aix-en-Provence, Trisha Brown Company, Brooklyn Academy of Music.

Imprint Arles : Harmonia Mundi France, [2006].

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    B MONTEV ORF J03DVD    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (170 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (28 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Note Program notes and synopsis in French, English and German in container.
Includes documentary (disc 2): Le dernier chant d'Orphée (55 min.; in English and French, with French, English and German subtitles).
Credits Production and choreography, Trisha Brown; sets and costumes, Roland Aeschlimann; lighting, Roland Aeschlimann, Gerd Meier; directed by Pierre Barré.
Performer Simon Keenlyside (Orfeo) ; Juanita Lascarro (Euridice, La Musica, Eco) ; Graciela Oddone (La Messaggiera) ; Martina Dike (Proserpina) ; Stephen Wallace (La Speranza, Pastore) ; Tomas Tómasson (Plutone) ; Paul Gérimon (Caronte, Pastore) ; Mauro Utzeri (Apollo) ; Anne Cambier (Ninfa) ; supporting soloists ; Trisha Brown Company ; Collegium Vocale Gent ; Concerto Vocale ; René Jacobs, conductor.
Event Recorded May 21, 1998. Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie.
System Details DVD, all regions, anamorphic widescreen (16:9) presentation ; DTS 5.0 (opera only), PCM 2.0 stereo.
Language Sung in Italian, with subtitles in French, English, German and Dutch.
Subject Monteverdi, Claudio, 1567-1643. Orfeo.
Operas.
Genre/Form Music videos
Added Author Monteverdi, Claudio, 1567-1643.
Striggio, Alessandro. Librettist.
Keenlyside, Simon. Performer.
Lascarro, Juanita. Performer.
Oddone, Graciela, (Soprano. Performer.
Dike, Martina. Performer.
Wallace, Stephen, Performer. 1970-
Tómas Tómasson, 1968- Performer.
Gerimon, Paul. Performer.
Utzeri, Mauro. Performer.
Cambier, Anne, soprano. Performer.
Jacobs, René. Conductor.
Brown, Trisha, 1936-
Aeschlimann, Roland, 1939-
Meier, Gerd.
Barré, Pierre.
Collegium vocale (Ghent, Belgium) Performer.
Concerto vocale (Musical group) Performer.
Radio-Télévision belge de la communauté culturelle française.
France 3 cinéma (Firm)
Vlaamse Radio en Televisieomroep.
RTV Slovenija.
Théâtre royal de la Monnaie.
Trisha Brown Company.
Brooklyn Academy of Music.
Harmonia Mundi France (Firm)
Kunstenfestivaldesarts.
Festival international d'art lyrique et de musique (Aix-en-Provence, France)
Added Title Dernier chant d'Orphée.
Standard No. 794881818792
Music No. HMD 9909003.04 Harmonia Mundi France

 
    
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