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Title Russell Oberlin [videorecording] : America's legendary countertenor = Légendaire haute-contre Américan / Camera Three ; Radio-Canada.

Imprint Pleasantville, NY : VAI, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    D OBER ALC O05DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (79 min.) : sd., b&w, col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container and disc surface.
Bonus selection: An interview with Russell Oberlin.
Program notes in English and French, and texts with English and French translations (15 p.) inserted in container.
Contents Camera Three telecast: Four songs = Quatre chansons. Sainte Nicholaes, Godes drud ; Sainte Marie, Cristes bur ; Sainte Marie Virgine ; Crist and Saint Marie / St. Godric (12th cent.) ; Rodelinda. Pompe vane di morte .. Dove sei ; Vivi tiranno / G. F. Handel ; A midsummer night's dream. I know a bank where the wild thyme blows / Benjamin Britten --
Radio-Canada telecast: Music for a while / Henry Purcell ; Pensieri / Alessandro Scarlatti ; Auch kleine Dinge ; Ach, im Maien war's ; Verschwiegene Liebe / Hugo Wolf ; Sängers Trost : op. 127, no. 1 ; Meine Rose : op. 90, no. 2 ; Ihre Stimme : op. 96, no. 3 / Robert Schumann.
Performer Russell Oberlin, countertenor ; unnamed orchestra (Camera Three telecast) ; Douglas Williams, harpsichord and piano (Radio-Canada telecast).
Event Filmed: in 1962 (Camera Three telecast); in 1961 (Radio-Canada telecast); in 2004 (interview).
System Details DVD; mono.; aspect ratio 4:3; region code 0 (open all regions).
Language Sung in German, Engish, middle English or Italian.
Subject Oberlin, Russell, 1928- -- Interviews.
Sacred songs (High voice), Unaccompanied.
Operas -- Excerpts.
Songs (High voice) with harpsichord.
Songs (High voice) with piano.
Countertenors -- Interviews.
Added Author Oberlin, Russell, 1928- Performer.
Williams, Douglas, instrumentalist. Instrumentalist.
Godric, Saint, d. 1170. Songs. Selections.
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Rodelinda. Dove sei? amato bene!
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Rodelinda. Vivi tiranno io t'o scampato.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Midsummer night's dream. I know a bank where the wild thyme blows.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Oedipus. Music for a white.
Scarlatti, Alessandro, 1660-1725. Pensieri, pensieri! Ah, Dio!
Wolf, Hugo, 1860-1903. Italienisches Liederbuch. Auch kleine Dinge.
Wolf, Hugo, 1860-1903. Spanisches Liederbuch. Ach, im Maien war's.
Wolf, Hugo, 1860-1903. Eichendorff-Lieder. Verschwiegene Liebe.
Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856. Lieder und Gesänge, op. 127. Sängers Trost.
Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856. Gedichte, op. 90. Meine Rose.
Schumann, Robert, 1810-856. Lieder und Gesänge, op. 96. Ihre Stimme.
Camera Three Productions.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Added Title America's legendary countertenor
Légendaire haute-contre Américan
Standard No. 089948430599
Music No. DVD 4305 VAI

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