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Title Elena [videorecording] : dramma per musica in a prologue and three acts / music, Francesco Cavalli ; libretto by Giovanni Faustini, Niccolò Minato.

Publication Info. [Belgium] : Ricercar, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    B CAVA ELE G60DVD    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (02:57:20) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 025720
Description two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical rda
video file DVD video rda
Note Opera in 3 acts.
Libretto by Niccolò Minato based on a scenario by Giovanni Faustini.
Performing edition of the score by Leonardo García Alarcón, based on the critical edition by Kristin Kane.
Program notes, interviews, and synopsis in English, French, and German (60 pages : illustrations) bound in container.
Credits Director, Jean-Yves Ruf ; sets, Laure Pichat ; costumes, Claudia Jenatsch ; lighting, Christian Dubet.
Performer Emöke Baráth (Elena, Venere) ; Valer Barna-Sabadus (Menelao) ; Fernando Guimarães (Teseo) ; Solenn' Lavanant Linke (Ippolita, Pallade) ; Rodrigo Ferreira (Peritoo) ; Emiliano Gonzalez Toro (Iro) ; supporting soloists ; Cappella Mediterránea ; Leonardo García Alarcón, conductor.
Event Recorded live July 2013, Festival d'Aix-en-Provence.
System Details DVD.
Language Sung in Italian, optional English and French subtitles.
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Filmed operas.
Added Author Cavalli, Pier Francesco, 1602-1676, composer.
Minato, Niccolò, librettist.
Faustini, Giovanni, 1615-1651.
Baráth, Emőke, 1985- performer.
Barna-Sabadus, Valer, 1986- performer.
Guimarães, Fernando, 1981- performer.
Lavanant Linke, Solenn' performer.
Ferreira, Rodrigo, performer.
Gonzalez-Toro, Emiliano, performer.
García Alarcón, Leonardo, conductor.
Ruf, Jean-Yves, director.
Pichat, Laure, set designer.
Jenatsch, Claudia, costume designer.
Dubet, Christian, lighting designer.
Cavalli, Pier Francesco, 1602-1676. Elena.
Cappella Mediterránea, performer.
Festival international d'art lyrique et de musique (Aix-en-Provence, France)
Standard No. 5400439003460
Music No. RIC 346 Ricercar Records

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