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Title Tamerlano [videorecording] / by Georg Friedrich Handel ; from Teatro Real de Madrid, an Opus Arte-Teatro Real production.

Imprint Waldron, Heathfield, East Sussex, U.K. : Opus Arte, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    B HAND TAM M06DVD    Available
Description 3 videodiscs (ca. 241 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Opera in 3 acts; libretto by Nicola Francesco Haym, after Agostino Piovene's Il Tamerlano (1711) and Il Bajazet (1719), both set by Gasparini, based on the play by Jacques Pradon, Tamerlan, ou La mort de Bajazet.
Program notes in English, French and German (25 p. : col. ill.) inserted in container.
Bonus features: illustrated synopsis, cast gallery, interview with Paul McCreesh.
Credits Stage director, Graham Vick; set and costume design, Richard Hudson; lighting, Giuseppe Di Iorio; choreographer, Ron Howell; TV director, Ángel Luis Ramírez ; TV producer, Angela Alvarez Rilla ; DVD producer, Ferenc van Damme.
Performer Plácido Domingo (Bajazet) ; Monica Bacelli (Tamerlano) ; Ingela Bohlin (Asteria) ; Jennifer Holloway (Irene) ; Luigi de Donato (Leone) ; Orchestra of the Teatro Real ; Paul McCreesh, conductor.
Event Recorded Mar. 29, Apr. 1, 4, 2008, Teatro Real, Madrid.
System Details DVD, all regions, anamorphic widescreen (16:9) presentation ; DTS surround, LPCM stereo.
Language Sung in Italian, with optional subtitles in English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.
Subject Timur, 1336-1405 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Filmed operas
Added Author Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759.
Haym, Nicola Francesco. Librettist.
Piovene, Agostino. Tamerlano.
Piovene, Agostino. Bajazet.
Visconti, Gasparo, 1683-1713?
Pradon, Mr. (Jacques), 1644-1698. Tamerlan.
Domingo, Plácido, 1941- Performer.
Bacelli, Monica. Performer.
Bohlin, Ingela, 1970- Performer.
Holloway, Jennifer. Performer.
De Donato, Luigi, 1975- Performer.
McCreesh, Paul. Conductor.
Vick, Graham, 1953-
Hudson, Richard, 1954-
Di Iorio, Giuseppe.
Howell, Ron, (Choreographer.
Ramírez, Ángel Luis.
Álvarez Rilla, Ángela.
Damme, Ferenc van.
Orquesta Sinfónica de Madrid. Performer.
Teatro Real (Madrid, Spain) Performer.
Opus Arte (Firm)
Standard No. 809478010067
Music No. OA 1006 D Opus Arte

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