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Title Don Carlo [videorecording] / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Joseph Méry and Camille du Locle after Friedrich von Schiller's dramatic poem ; producer, James Whitbourn ; directed for film by Robin Lough ; stage director, Nicholas Hytner ; a Royal Opera House production.

Imprint [England] : EMI Classics, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    B VERD DC P09DVD    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 211 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (19 p. ; 18 cm.)
Note Opera in five acts (1886 version).
Co-production with the Metropolitan Opera, New York and Norwegian National Opera.
Program notes and synopsis in English, French and German inserted in container.
Credits Designs, Bob Crowley ; lighting designer, Mark Henderson ; translated into Italian by Achille de Lauzières and Angelo Zanardini.
Performer Rolando Villazón (Don Carlos) ; Marina Poplavskaya (Elizabeth of Valois) ; Simon Keenlyside (Rodrigo, Marquis of Posa) ; Sonia Ganassi (Princess Eboli) ; Feruccio Furlanetto (Philip II, King of Spain) ; Eric Halfvarson (Grand Inquisitor) ; Robert Lloyd (Carlos V) ; supporting soloists ; Royal Opera Chorus ; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House ; Antonio Pappano, conductor.
Event Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden on 14 & 17 June and 3 July 2008.
System Details DVD, all regions, widescreen (16:9) presentation ; LPCM stereo., DTS 5.1 surround.
Language Sung in Italian; subtitles in Italian, English, German, French and Spanish.
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Filmed operas.
Added Author Méry, Joseph, 1798-1865. Librettist.
Du Locle, Camille, 1832-1903. Librettist.
Whitbourn, James. Producer.
Lough, Robin. Director.
Hytner, Nicholas. Director.
Villazón, Rolando. Performer.
Poplavskai︠a︡, Marina, 1977- Performer.
Keenlyside, Simon. Performer.
Ganassi, Sonia. Performer.
Furlanetto, Ferruccio. Performer.
Halfvarson, Eric. Performer.
Lloyd, Robert, 1940- Performer.
Pappano, Antonio, 1959- Conductor.
Crowley, Bob. Designer.
Henderson, Mark. Lighting designer.
Lauzières, Achille de. Translator.
Zanardini, A. Translator.
Schiller, Friedrich, 1759-1805. Don Carlos.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Don Carlos. Italian.
Royal Opera House (London, England) Performer. Producer.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Norske opera.
EMI (Firm)
Standard No. 5099963160994
Music No. 50999 6 31609 9 4 EMI Classics
50999 6 41623 9 3 EMI Classics
50999 6 41624 9 2 EMI Classics

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