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The Resource Death in Venice : Tod in Venedig, a dance of death by John Neumeier ; freely adapted from Thomas Mann's novella ; music by Johann Sebastian Bach & Richard Wagner ; choreography, staging and lighting design: John Neumeier

Death in Venice : Tod in Venedig, a dance of death by John Neumeier ; freely adapted from Thomas Mann's novella ; music by Johann Sebastian Bach & Richard Wagner ; choreography, staging and lighting design: John Neumeier

Label
Death in Venice : Tod in Venedig
Title
Death in Venice
Title remainder
Tod in Venedig
Statement of responsibility
a dance of death by John Neumeier ; freely adapted from Thomas Mann's novella ; music by Johann Sebastian Bach & Richard Wagner ; choreography, staging and lighting design: John Neumeier
Title variation
  • Tod in Venedig
  • Elegance the art of John Neumeier
Contributor
Choreographer
Director
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ger
Summary
Gustav von Aschenbach, the great choreographer, has come to a turning point, surprisingly late in life, where his suppressed homosexuality makes him incapable of creating his new ballet based on the Prussian King Frederick the Great. He eventually turns from art to life, and death in Venice
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Cataloging source
BOS
Characteristic
videorecording
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Tod in Venedig (Choreographic work : Neumeier)
Credits note
Set design, Peter Schmidt; costume design, John Neumeier, Peter Schmidt; producer, Dietrich Mack ; directed for TV by Thomas Grimm
Date time place
Recorded in performance, 2004, Festspielhaus Baden-Baden
Language note
Special feature in German; subtitles in German, English or French
LC call number
GV1790.D43
LC item number
D43 2016
PerformerNote
Lloyd Riggins (Gustav von Aschenbach, master choreographer) ; Laura Cazzaniga (his assistant/his mother/Tadzio's mother) ; Ivan Urban (his "Friedrich der Grosse") ; Hamburg Ballett ; Elizabeth Cooper, piano
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1685-1750
  • 1813-1883
  • 1937 December 10-
  • 1942-
  • 1875-1955
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Neumeier, John
  • Riggins, Lloyd
  • Cazzaniga, Laura
  • Urban, Ivan
  • Cooper, Elizabeth
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian
  • Wagner, Richard
  • Schmidt, Peter
  • Mack, Dietrich
  • Grimm, Thomas
  • Beilharz, Norbert
  • Mann, Thomas
  • Hamburger Ballett
  • SWR Media GmbH
  • Arthaus Musik (Firm)
Runtime
182
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballets
  • Ballets
  • Ballett
Technique
live action
Label
Death in Venice : Tod in Venedig, a dance of death by John Neumeier ; freely adapted from Thomas Mann's novella ; music by Johann Sebastian Bach & Richard Wagner ; choreography, staging and lighting design: John Neumeier
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Ballet
  • Title from container
  • Bonus: Another Liebestod = Der andere Liebestod / a film by Norbert Beilharz ; including an interview with John Neumeier and rehearsal footage (59 min.)
  • Program notes in English, inserted in container
Accompanying material
1 leaflet ([4] pages, folded : illustrations ; 18 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Creation and fame -- II. On the brink of exhaustion -- III. A sensation of swimming -- IV. The silent encounter -- V. In Elysium ; On the Lido -- VI. A Dionysian dream -- VII. Metamophosis -- VIII. Dance of death -- IX. The pure sound of the piano -- X. Liebestod
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
1 videodisc (182 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other control number
4058407092742
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
109274
System control number
  • (OCoLC)973296311
  • (OCoLC)ocn973296311
System details
DVD-9; NTSC; soundtrack in PCM stereo; aspect ratio 16:9; region code 0
Label
Death in Venice : Tod in Venedig, a dance of death by John Neumeier ; freely adapted from Thomas Mann's novella ; music by Johann Sebastian Bach & Richard Wagner ; choreography, staging and lighting design: John Neumeier
Publication
Note
  • Ballet
  • Title from container
  • Bonus: Another Liebestod = Der andere Liebestod / a film by Norbert Beilharz ; including an interview with John Neumeier and rehearsal footage (59 min.)
  • Program notes in English, inserted in container
Accompanying material
1 leaflet ([4] pages, folded : illustrations ; 18 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Creation and fame -- II. On the brink of exhaustion -- III. A sensation of swimming -- IV. The silent encounter -- V. In Elysium ; On the Lido -- VI. A Dionysian dream -- VII. Metamophosis -- VIII. Dance of death -- IX. The pure sound of the piano -- X. Liebestod
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
1 videodisc (182 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other control number
4058407092742
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
109274
System control number
  • (OCoLC)973296311
  • (OCoLC)ocn973296311
System details
DVD-9; NTSC; soundtrack in PCM stereo; aspect ratio 16:9; region code 0

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