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The Resource La traviata, by Giuseppe Verdi ; director, Richard Eyre ; libretto, Francesco Maria Piave, after La dame aux camélias by Alexandre Dumas fils ; producer, Jane Pleydell-Bouverie ; producers, Stephany Marks, Jan Younghusband ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton and Peter Maniura ; a BBC/Covent Garden Pioneer FSP/Royal Opera House co-production ; made in association with the Decca Record Company Limited

La traviata, by Giuseppe Verdi ; director, Richard Eyre ; libretto, Francesco Maria Piave, after La dame aux camélias by Alexandre Dumas fils ; producer, Jane Pleydell-Bouverie ; producers, Stephany Marks, Jan Younghusband ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton and Peter Maniura ; a BBC/Covent Garden Pioneer FSP/Royal Opera House co-production ; made in association with the Decca Record Company Limited

Label
La traviata
Title
La traviata
Statement of responsibility
by Giuseppe Verdi ; director, Richard Eyre ; libretto, Francesco Maria Piave, after La dame aux camélias by Alexandre Dumas fils ; producer, Jane Pleydell-Bouverie ; producers, Stephany Marks, Jan Younghusband ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton and Peter Maniura ; a BBC/Covent Garden Pioneer FSP/Royal Opera House co-production ; made in association with the Decca Record Company Limited
Contributor
Conductor
Director
Designer
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • spa
  • ita
Summary
"This famous performance of Verdi's romantic tragedy captures one of the most sensational debuts in operatic history. Singing Violetta for the first time was the young Romanian soprano, Angela Gheorghiu, whose remarkable interpretation reached the front pages of the world's press and led the BBC immediately to film the production"--Container
Cataloging source
CR2
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Designer, Bob Crowley ; stage lighting, Jean Kalman ; camera supervisor, James Day
Date time place
Recorded at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Dec. 1994
Language note
Sung in Italian with subtitles in English, French, German, Spanish, and Chinese
LC call number
M1500.V4
LC item number
T7, S6
PerformerNote
Angela Gheorhiu, soprano ; Frank Lopardo, tenor ; Leo Nucci, baritone ; Richard Van Allan, Robin Leggate, Roderick Earle, Mark Beesley, Leah-Marian Jones, Gillian Knight ; Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; Sir Georg Solti, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1997
  • 1943-
  • 1931-
  • 1810-1876
  • 1961-
  • 1824-1895
  • 1813-1901
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gheorghiu, Angela
  • Lopardo, Frank
  • Nucci, Leo
  • Solti, Georg
  • Eyre, Richard
  • Crowley, Bob
  • Burton, Humphrey
  • Maniura, Peter
  • Piave, Francesco Maria
  • Pleydell-Bouverie, Jane
  • Marks, Stephany
  • Younghusband, Jan
  • Van Allan, Richard
  • Leggate, Robin
  • Earle, Roderick
  • Beesley, Mark
  • Jones, Leah-Marian
  • Knight, Gillian
  • Kalman, Jean
  • Dumas, Alexandre
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Covent Garden Pioneer
  • Decca Record Company
Runtime
135
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Courtesans
  • Courtesans
  • Operas
  • Opera
Technique
live action
Label
La traviata, by Giuseppe Verdi ; director, Richard Eyre ; libretto, Francesco Maria Piave, after La dame aux camélias by Alexandre Dumas fils ; producer, Jane Pleydell-Bouverie ; producers, Stephany Marks, Jan Younghusband ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton and Peter Maniura ; a BBC/Covent Garden Pioneer FSP/Royal Opera House co-production ; made in association with the Decca Record Company Limited
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera
  • "Video aspect ratio: 4:3"--Container
  • Program notes and synopsis in English, French, and German (23 p.) inserted in container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
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 (135 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 044007143193
  • 044007430903
  • 4400714319
  • 071 431-9
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
071 431-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48365542
  • (OCoLC)ocm48365542
System details
DVD video; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound; LPCM stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
La traviata, by Giuseppe Verdi ; director, Richard Eyre ; libretto, Francesco Maria Piave, after La dame aux camélias by Alexandre Dumas fils ; producer, Jane Pleydell-Bouverie ; producers, Stephany Marks, Jan Younghusband ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton and Peter Maniura ; a BBC/Covent Garden Pioneer FSP/Royal Opera House co-production ; made in association with the Decca Record Company Limited
Publication
Note
  • Opera
  • "Video aspect ratio: 4:3"--Container
  • Program notes and synopsis in English, French, and German (23 p.) inserted in container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
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 (135 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 044007143193
  • 044007430903
  • 4400714319
  • 071 431-9
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
071 431-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48365542
  • (OCoLC)ocm48365542
System details
DVD video; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound; LPCM stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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