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Title Cavalleria rusticana [videorecording] / music by Pietro Mascagni ; libretto by G. Targioni-Tozzetti & G. Menasci ; [a production of Lyric Productions, Inc. (USA), in association with Telecinestar, Srl (Rome), and Radiotelevisione italiana].

Imprint Pleasantville, N.Y. : VAI, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    B MASC CR P85DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (80 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Opera in one act.
Originally released in 1990.
Contains introductory comments and synopsis by Shirley Verrett.
Credits Stage director, Mario Monicelli ; television producers, Peter Goldfarb, Luciano Perugia ; television director, Peter Goldfarb ; scene designer, Franco Velchi ; costumes, Lina Taviani ; lighting designer, Sergio Rossi.
Performer Shirley Verrett (Santuzza) ; Krjstian Johannson (Turridu) ; Ettore Nova (Alfio) ; Ambra Vespasiani (Mama Lucia) ; Rosy Orani (Lola) ; Philharmonic Orchestra of Russe ; Baldo Podic, conductor.
Event Recorded at the Teatro comunale dei Rinnovati, Siena.
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen (4:3) presentation ; stereo.
Language Sung in Italian, optional subtitles in English, French, and German.
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Filmed operas.
Added Author Targioni-Tozzetti, Giovanni, 1863-1934. Librettist.
Menasci, Guido. Librettist.
Verrett, Shirley. Performer.
Kristján Jóhannsson, 1948- Performer.
Nova, Ettore. Performer.
Vespasiani, Ambra. Performer.
Orani, Rosy. Performer.
Podic, Baldo. Conductor.
Monicelli, Mario, 1915-2010. Director.
Goldfarb, Peter. Producer. Director.
Perugia, Luciano. Producer.
Velchi, Franco. Designer.
Taviani, Lina Nerli, 1937- Costume designer.
Rossi, Sergio, 1939- Lighting designer.
Mascagni, Pietro, 1863-1945. Cavalleria rusticana.
Lyric Productions. Production personnel.
Telecinestar (Firm) Production personnel.
Radiotelevisione italiana. Production personnel.
Rusenska filkharmonii︠a︡. Performer.
Note Title on container: Shirley Verett in Pietro Mascagni's Cavalleria rusticana
Standard No. 089948428596
Music No. VAI DVD 4285 VAI
4285 VAI

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