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Title La sonnambula [videorecording] / Bellini ; the Metropoltan Opera presents.

Imprint London, England : Decca, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    B BELL SON P85DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (138 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (14 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Series The Metropolitan Opera HD live
Metropolitan Opera HD live.
Note Melodrama (opera) in two acts ; libretto by Felice Romani, based on: La somnambule, ou, L'arrivée d'un nouveau seigneur / Eugène Scribe
Special features include: "Backstage at the Met" with Deborah Voigt (7 min.).
Program notes and synopsis in English in container.
Credits Production, Mary Zimmerman ; set design, Daniel Ostling ; costume design, Mara Blumenfeld ; lighting design, T.J. Gerckens ; choreography, Daniel Pelzig ; producer, Peter Gelb ; director, Barbara Willis Sweete.
Performer Natalie Dessay (Amina) ; Juan Diego Flórez (Elvino) ; Michele Pertusi (Count Rodolfo) ; Jennifer Black (Lisa) ; Jane Bunnell (Teresa) ; Jeremy Galyon (Alessio) ; Bernard Fitch (Notary) ; The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet ; Evelino Pidò, conductor.
Event Recorded in performance Mar. 21, 2009.
Summary A young woman's sleepwalking puts her romance in jeopardy.
System Details DVD, all regions, anamorphic widescreen (16:9) presentation ; DTS 5.1 surround, LPCM stereo.
Language Sung in Italian, with subtitles in English, French, German, Spanish and Chinese.
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Filmed operas.
Added Author Bellini, Vincenzo, 1801-1835.
Scribe, Eugène, 1791-1861. Somnambule.
Romani, Felice, 1788-1865. Librettist.
Dessay, Natalie, 1965- Performer.
Flórez, Juan Diego, 1973- Performer.
Pertusi, Michele. Performer.
Black, Jennifer, (Soprano. Performer.
Bunnell, Jane. Performer.
Galyon, Jeremy. Performer.
Fitch, Bernard. Performer.
Pidò, Evelino. Conductor.
Zimmerman, Mary. Production personnel.
Ostling, Daniel. Set designer.
Blumenfeld, Mara. Costume designer.
Gerckens, T. J. Lighting designer.
Pelzig, Daniel. Choreographer.
Gelb, Peter. Producer.
Sweete, Barbara Willis. Director.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) Performer.
Decca Record Company.
Standard No. 044007433577
Music No. B0013885-09 Decca

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