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Title Roméo et Juliette [videorecording] / Charles Gounod ; produced by Iambic Productions Ltd in association with Thirteen/WNET New York, Channel 4 Television, France 3/Bel Air Media, Digital Classic PLC, ; directed by Barabara Willis Sweete ; producer, Chris Hunt.

Imprint [Germany] : Arthaus Musik, c2002.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    B GOUN RJ G07DVD    Available
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    B GOUN RJ G07DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (73 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note The opera originally in five acts ; libretto by J. Barber and M. Carré, after Shakespeare.
Title from container.
Program notes in German, English and French in container.
Credits Director of photography, Tony Miller.
Performer Roberto Alagna (Roméo), Angela Gheorghiu (Juliette) ; remaining characters sung by members of the Czech National Opera and acted by Czech actors ; Kühn's Mixed Choir ; Czech Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra ; Anton Guadagno, conductor.
Event Filmed on location at the Royal Castle of Zvíkov, Czech Republic ; sound recording made at Rudolfinum Dvořák Hall, Prague.
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen presentation (picture format 16:9); PCM stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1.
Language Sung in French, with optional English, German, French or Spanish subtitles.
Genre/Form Filmed operas
Added Author Barbier, Jules, 1825-1901. Librettist.
Carré, Michel, 1819-1872. Librettist.
Alagna, Roberto. Performer.
Gheorghiu, Angela. Performer.
Guadagno, Anton. Conductor.
Sweete, Barbara Willis.
Hunt, Chris, 1951-
Miller, Tony.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet.
Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893. Roméo et Juliette.
Kühnův smíšený sbor. Performer.
Filharmonický komorní orchestr. Performer.
Arthaus Musik (Firm)
Standard No. 807280070798
Music No. 100 707 Arthaus Musik

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