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Title Mozart in Turkey [videorecording] / conducted by Sir Charles Mackerras ; music performed by the Scottish Chamber Orchestra.

Imprint Waldron, Heathfield, East Sussex : Opus Arte, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    B MOZA ES M92DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Aspect ratio: 16:9.
Program notes and synopsis in English, French, and German in container.
Credits Opera directed, filmed and narrated by Elijah Moshinsky; film produced and directed by Mick Csáky.
Performer Yelda Kodalli (Konstanze) ; Paul Groves (Belmonte) ; Désirée Rancatore (Blonde) ; Lynton Atkinson (Pedrillo) ; Peter Rose (Osmin) ; Oliver Tobias (Pasha Selim) ; Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Choir ; Sir Charles Mackerras, conductor.
Event Filmed at the Harem of the Topkapi Palace in Istanbul, Turkey.
Summary One-third documentary and two-thirds filmed opera, the film revolves around a staging of Mozart's first popular success, Die Entführung aus dem Serail. The film breaks up the musical sequences with footage of rehearsals and comments by the director.
System Details DVD-9; soundtracks in Dolby digital 5.1 and Dolby stereo.
Subject Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Entführung aus dem Serail.
Operas -- Excerpts.
Music rehearsals.
Added Author Kodalli, Yelda. Performer.
Groves, Paul, (Tenor. Performer.
Rancatore, Desirée. Performer.
Atkinson, Lynton. Performer.
Rose, Peter, 1961- Performer.
Tobias, Oliver. Performer.
Mackerras, Charles, 1925-2010- Conductor.
Moshinsky, Elijah.
Csáky, Mick.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Entführung aus dem Serail. Selections.
Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Chorus. Performer.
Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Performer.
Opus Arte (Firm)
Standard No. 809478000921
Music No. OA 0892 D Opus Arte

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