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Title Lohengrin [videorecording] / The Metropolitan Opera ; [music and libretto by] Richard Wagner ; production, August Everding ; producer, Samuel J. Paul ; directed by Brian Large.

Imprint Long Beach, Calif. : Pioneer Classics, c2000.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    B WAGN LOH L15DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (226 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Romantic opera in three acts.
Originally broadcast March 26, 1986 as part of Live from the Met on PBS.
Introduction and synopsis (1 folded sheet ([6] p.) : ill. ; 19 cm.) inserted in container.
Credits Camera, Bill Akerlund ... [et al.] ; set designer, Ming Cho Lee ; costume designer, Peter J. Hall ; lighting designer, Gil Wechsler.
Performer Eva Marton (Elsa), Leonie Rysanek (Ortrud), sopranos ; Peter Hofmann (Lohengrin), tenor ; Leif Roar (Telremund), baritone ; John Macurdy (King Henry), bass ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; James Levine, conductor.
Event Taped live at the Metropolitan Opera, New York City, January 10, 1986.
Summary The frail and lovely Elsa of Brabant is accused of murdering her own brother, but God sends a mysterious knight, Lohengrin, to defend her honor.
System Details DVD, Dolby digital stereo.
Language Sung in German with English subtitles.
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Everding, August, 1928-1999- Production personnel.
Paul, Samuel J. Producer.
Large, Brian. Director.
Marton, Eva. voc
Rysanek, Leonie. voc
Hofmann, Peter, 1944-2010- voc
Roar, Leif. voc
Macurdy, John. voc
Levine, James, 1943- Conductor.
Lee, Ming Cho. Designer.
Hall, Peter J., 1926-2010- Costume designer.
Wechsler, Gil. Designer.
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Lohengrin.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) Production personnel. Performer.
Pioneer Classics (Firm) Publisher.
Added Title Live from the Met (Television program)
Music No. PC-11500D Pioneer Classics

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