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Title Rusalka [videorecording] / Dvorak ; a Metropolitan Opera high-definition production ; production by Otto Schenk.

Publication Info. London, England : Decca, [2015]


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 GDL Brand Library DVD    B DVOR RUS C32DVD    DUE 01-21-20
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Description 1 videodisc (166 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
performed music prm rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical stereo Dolby digital DTS 5.1 surround rda
DVD video NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 0 rda
Series The Metropolitan Opera HD live
Metropolitan Opera HD live.
Note Lyrical fairy tale in three acts, op. 114.
System Details DVD, all regions, widescreen (picture format 16:9) presentation; DTS Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital stereo.
Language Sung in Czech, with optional English, French, German, and Korean subtitles.
Performer Renée Fleming (Rusalka) ; Piotr Beczala (the Prince) ; Dolora Zajick (Jeibaba) ; John Relyea (the Water Gnome) ; Emily Magee (the Foreign Princess) ; with supporting soloists ; the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus, and Ballet ; Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor ; Susan Graham, host.
Credits Director, Barbara Willis Sweete ; set designer, Günther Schneider-Siemssen ; costume designer, Sylvia Strahammer ; lighting designer, Gil Wechsler ; choreographer, Carmen de Lavallade ; stage director, Laurie Feldman.
Note Libretto by Jaroslav Kvapil, based on the fairy tale Undine by Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué.
Event Recorded 2014 February 8, Metropolitan Opera, New York.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Note Program notes by Patrick Lambert and the conductor, and synopsis, in English with French and German translations (26 pages : color portraits) inserted in container.
Bonus feature: Backstage at the Met, hosted by Susan Graham (7 min.).
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Filmed operas.
Added Author Schenk, Otto, producer.
Kvapil, Jaroslav, 1868-1950, librettist.
Fleming, Renée, singer.
Beczala, Piotr, singer.
Zajick, Dolora, singer.
Relyea, John, singer.
Magee, Emily, singer.
Nezet-Seguin, Yannick, 1975- conductor.
Graham, Susan, 1960- host.
Sweete, Barbara Willis, television director.
Schneider-Siemssen, Günther, set designer.
Strahammer, Silvia, costume designer.
Wechsler, Gil, lighting designer.
De Lavallade, Carmen, 1931- choreographer.
Feldman, Laurie, stage director.
Opera adaptation of (work): La Motte-Fouqué, Friedrich Heinrich Karl, Freiherr de, 1777-1843. Undine
Container of (work) : Dvoák, Antonín, 1841-1904. Rusalka
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.), production company.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Orchestra, performer.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Chorus, performer.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Ballet, performer.
Decca Record Company, film distributor.
ISBN 9786316208958 : DVD 29.98
6316208952 : DVD 29.98
Standard No. 044007438732
Music No. 074 3873 Decca

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