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Title Hildegard von Bingen in portrait [videorecording] : ordo virtutum.

Imprint [England] : Opus Arte ; West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    C HILD OV V75DVD    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (239 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (11 p. ; 18 cm)
Note Title from container.
Program notes in English, French and German, and text of Ordo vitutum with English translation in container.
Contents Ordo virtutum (70 min.) -- Hildegard : dramatised BBC Omnibus biographical documentary starring Patricia Routledge (55 min.) -- A real mystic : interview and lecture with Matthew Fox and Mary Grabowsky (45 min.) -- A source of inspiration : The Washington National Cathedral presents a documentary about the life and times of Hildegard (50 min.) -- Illuminations : art gallery of Hildegard's mystic visions, with comment by Matthew Fox (30 min.).
Credits Producer, Hans Petri; director, Ferenc van Damme.
Performer Ordo virtutum: Ansy Boothroyd (The Soul) ; John Hancorn (The Devil) ; Vox Animae (The Virtues) ; Chorus of Patriarchs, prophets and souls (Mayfield Chamber Opera Chorus) ; with Michael Fields, harp ; Piers Adams, recorder ; Steven Devine, percussion ; Michael Fields, Evelyn Tubb, directors.
Summary A two-disc set containing a performance of Hildegard's musical Ordo Vitutum and a fully dramatised BBC biographical documentary on Hildegard.
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen (4:3) and anamorphic widescreen (16:9) presentations ; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0.
Language Sung in Latin; subtitles in English, Spanish and Japanese; documentary narration in English.
Subject Hildegard, Saint, 1098-1179.
Liturgical dramas.
Gregorian chants.
Moralities -- Musical settings.
Genre/Form Concert films.
Biographical television programs.
Historical television programs.
Documentary films.
Motion pictures, British.
Added Author Boothroyd, Ansy. Performer.
Hancorn, John. Performer.
Adams, Piers. Performer.
Devine, Steven. Performer.
Fields, Michael. Performer.
Tubb, Evelyn. Performer.
Routledge, Patricia. Actor.
Ford-Grabowsky, Mary. Interviewee.
Fox, Matthew, 1940- Interviewee.
Petri, Hans. Producer.
Damme, Ferenc van. Director.
Hildegard, Saint, 1098-1179. Ordo virtutum.
Vox Animae (Musical group) Performer.
Mayfield Chamber Opera Chorus. Performer.
Washington National Cathedral (Washington, D.C.) Performer.
Opus Arte (Firm)
Added Title In portrait
Ordo virtutum
ISBN 9780769708751
Standard No. 809478000655
Music No. OA 0875 D Opus Arte

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