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Title The minotaur [videorecording] / music by Harrison Birtwistle ; libretto by David Harsent ; from the Royal Opera House.

Imprint [England] : Opus Arte, c2008.

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 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    B BIRT MIN P00DVD    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 175 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Opera.
Program note in English, French, and German (23 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Extra features (disc 1): Synopsis ; Cast gallery -- Extra feature (disc 2): Documentary, Myth is universal.
Credits Stephen Langridge, stage director ; Alison Chitty, set and costume designer ; Philippe Giraudeau, choreographer ; Paul Pyant. lighting designer; video designs, Leo Warner and Mark Grimmer for Fifty Nine Productions.
Performer John Tomlinson (The Minotaur) ; Johan Reuter (Theseus) ; Christine Rice (Ariadne) ; Andrew Watts (Snake Priestess) ; Philip Langridge (Hiereus) ; The Royal Opera Chorus ; The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House ; Antonio Pappano, conductor.
Event Recorded in performance, Apr. 25 & 30 and May 3, 2008, at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London.
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen presentation (aspect ratio 16:9); DTS digital surround, LPCM stereo.
Language Sung in English, with optional English, French, German, Spanish, and Italian subtitles.
Subject Birtwistle, Harrison. Minotaur.
Operas.
Minotaur (Greek mythology) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Filmed operas
Added Author Birtwistle, Harrison.
Harsent, David, 1942- Librettist.
Tomlinson, John, 1946 September 22- Performer.
Reuter, Johan, 1969- Performer.
Rice, Christine. Performer.
Watts, Andrew, Performer. 1967-
Langridge, Philip, 1939-2010. Performer.
Pappano, Antonio, 1959- Conductor.
Langridge, Stephen.
Chitty, Alison.
Giraudeau, Philippe.
Pyant, Paul.
Warner, Leo.
Grimmer, Mark.
Royal Opera House (London, England) Performer.
Fifty Nine Productions.
Opus Arte (Firm)
Added Title Myth is universal.
Standard No. 809478010005
Music No. OA 1000 D Opus Arte

 
    
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