The Resource Aida, the Metropolitan Opera presents ; [a Metropolitan Opera Television production]

Aida, the Metropolitan Opera presents ; [a Metropolitan Opera Television production]

Label
Aida
Title
Aida
Statement of responsibility
the Metropolitan Opera presents ; [a Metropolitan Opera Television production]
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Director
Librettist
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
The action takes place in ancient Egypt, and tells of the love of Radames, the captain of the guard, for a slave girl, Aida. She is the daughter of the King of Ethiopia, who is captured by Radames and the Egyptian troops. Tricked into betraying military secrets, Radames is condemned to be buried alive. He is joined by Aida, who dies with him
Member of
Awards note
Winner, Outstanding Classical Program in the Performing Arts, 1989-90 Emmy Awards.
Cataloging source
MNY
Characteristic
videorecording
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Live from the Met
Credits note
Music by Giuseppi Verdi ; libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni ; stage production, Sonja Frisell ; set designer, Gianni Quaranta ; costume designer, Dada Saligeri ; choreographer, Rodney Griffin ; video director, Brian Large
Date time place
Produced at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York, October 1988
Intended audience
Closed-captioned
Language note
In Italian with optional Italian, English, German, French, or Chinese subtitles
LC call number
M1500.V4
LC item number
A5 2000
PerformerNote
Aprile Millo (Aida), Dolora Zajick (Amneris), Plácido Domingo (Radames), Sherrill Milnes (Amonasro), Paata Burchuladze (Ramfis), Dimitri Kavrakos (the king), Margaret Jane Wray (a priestess), Mark W. Baker (a messenger) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus ; conducted by James Levine ; Metropolitan Opera Ballet
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1813-1901
  • 1824-1893
  • 1941-
  • 1946-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Ghislanzoni, Antonio
  • Frisell, Sonja
  • Large, Brian
  • Millo, Aprile
  • Zajick, Dolora
  • Domingo, Plácido
  • Milnes, Sherrill
  • Burchuladze, Paata
  • Kavrakos, Dimitri
  • Wray, Margaret Jane
  • Baker, Mark W.
  • Levine, James
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera Television (Firm)
Runtime
158
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  • Verdi, Giuseppe,|d1813-1901.|tAïda|vTelevision adaptations
  • Operas
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Operas
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
Aida, the Metropolitan Opera presents ; [a Metropolitan Opera Television production]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Guide includes synopsis written by Gabriele Cervone, translated into English, German and French
  • Originally broadcast on the television program Live from the Met
  • Program notes in Italian, English, German, and French (23 p.) inserted in container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (158 min.)
Governing access note
Restricted to private home use
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
440 073 001-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)137283808
  • (OCoLC)ocn137283808
System details
DVD video format, 4:3 aspect ratio, NTSC, region 0; PCM stereo sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Aida, the Metropolitan Opera presents ; [a Metropolitan Opera Television production]
Publication
Note
  • Guide includes synopsis written by Gabriele Cervone, translated into English, German and French
  • Originally broadcast on the television program Live from the Met
  • Program notes in Italian, English, German, and French (23 p.) inserted in container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (158 min.)
Governing access note
Restricted to private home use
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
440 073 001-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)137283808
  • (OCoLC)ocn137283808
System details
DVD video format, 4:3 aspect ratio, NTSC, region 0; PCM stereo sound
Video recording format
DVD

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