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Title The golden ring [videorecording] / directed by Humphrey Burton ; composed by Richard Wagner.

Imprint London : Decca, [2007].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    B WAGN RN S96DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Features: audio highlights (69 min.) from the original recording in Dolby digital 5.1, includes the special German version of the programme "Hinter den Kulissen der Götterdämmerung" with German narration and with the Solti interviews conducted in German, booklet with sung texts in English and German and program notes in English, French, and German in container.
Performer Birgit Nilsson, soprano ; Wolfgang Windgassen, tenor ; Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, baritone ; Gottlob Frick, bass ; Wiener Philharmoniker ; Sir Georg Solti, conductor.
Event Filmed at the Sofiensaal, Vienna during the recording of Götterdämmerung and broadcast on the BBC in 1965.
Summary Documents the recording and behind-the-scenes production of the first-ever audio recording of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen conducted by Sir Georg Solti.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, all regions, aspect ratio 4:3, Dolby Digital.
Language English or German soundtrack.
Subject Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883 -- Television adaptations.
Opera -- Production and direction.
Genre/Form Filmed operas
Documentary films
Added Author Burton, Humphrey, 1931-
Nilsson, Birgit
Windgassen, Wolfgang
Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich, 1925-2012-
Frick, Gottlob, 1906-1994
Solti, Georg, 1912-1997
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Ring des Nibelungen. Götterdämmerung. English
Wiener Philharmoniker
Standard No. 044007431962
Music No. 074 3196 Decca

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