The Resource Niobe regina di Tebe, music by Agostino Steffani ; additional ballet music by Melchior d'Ardespin ; libretto by Luigi Orlandi, after Ovid's Metamorphoses

Niobe regina di Tebe, music by Agostino Steffani ; additional ballet music by Melchior d'Ardespin ; libretto by Luigi Orlandi, after Ovid's Metamorphoses

Label
Niobe regina di Tebe
Title
Niobe regina di Tebe
Statement of responsibility
music by Agostino Steffani ; additional ballet music by Melchior d'Ardespin ; libretto by Luigi Orlandi, after Ovid's Metamorphoses
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Librettist
Performer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • ita
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
  • other
Cataloging source
RRR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1654-1728
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steffani, Agostino
Date of event
2013 November 1-14
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in Italian; libretto also printed as text with English, French, and German translations
LC call number
M1500.S82
LC item number
N56 2015
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded
PerformerNote
Karina Gauvin (Niobe), Amanda Forsythe (Manto), sopranos ; Philippe Jaroussky (Anfione), Terry Wey (Creonte), José Lemos (Nerea), countertenors ; Aaron Sheehan (Clearte), Colin Balzer (Tiberino), tenors ; Jesse Blumberg, baritone (Poliferno) ; Christian Immler, bass (Tiresia) ; Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra ; Paul O'Dette, Stephen Stubbs, conductors
Place of event
Sendesaal, Bremen, Germany
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • approximately 1643-1717
  • 1985-
  • 1974-
  • 1974-
  • 1954-
  • 1951-
  • 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ardespin, Melchior d'
  • Orlandi, Luigi.
  • Gauvin, Karina
  • Forsythe, Amanda.
  • Jaroussky, Philippe.
  • Wey, Terry
  • Lemos, José
  • Sheehan, Aaron.
  • Balzer, Colin
  • Blumberg, Jesse.
  • Immler, Christian
  • O'Dette, Paul
  • Stubbs, Stephen
  • Ovid
  • Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Niobe (Greek mythology)
  • Operas
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/writerofaccompanyingtext
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Label
Niobe regina di Tebe, music by Agostino Steffani ; additional ballet music by Melchior d'Ardespin ; libretto by Luigi Orlandi, after Ovid's Metamorphoses
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Opera in 3 acts
  • Title from booklet's title page
  • "This studio recording ... restores some material omitted in the live performances"--Booklet, page 1
  • "Co-production: Boston Early Music Festival/Radio Bremen"--Container
  • Performance based primarily on autograph score now held in Vienna, with some additional details and corrections from manuscripts in Schwerin and Munich; sinfonias opening acts II and III based on Steffani arias
  • Compact discs
  • Includes program notes by Colin Timms and Paul O'Dette, and synopsis by Gilbert Blin and Ellen Hargis, in English, French, and German, inserted in box container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
  • 3 audio discs (3 hr., 43 min., 44 sec.)
  • booklet (208 pages : color illustrations ; 13 cm)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 0825646343546
  • 825646343546
  • 00825646343546
Publisher number
0825646343546
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)903603644
  • (OCoLC)ocn903603644
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Niobe regina di Tebe, music by Agostino Steffani ; additional ballet music by Melchior d'Ardespin ; libretto by Luigi Orlandi, after Ovid's Metamorphoses
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Opera in 3 acts
  • Title from booklet's title page
  • "This studio recording ... restores some material omitted in the live performances"--Booklet, page 1
  • "Co-production: Boston Early Music Festival/Radio Bremen"--Container
  • Performance based primarily on autograph score now held in Vienna, with some additional details and corrections from manuscripts in Schwerin and Munich; sinfonias opening acts II and III based on Steffani arias
  • Compact discs
  • Includes program notes by Colin Timms and Paul O'Dette, and synopsis by Gilbert Blin and Ellen Hargis, in English, French, and German, inserted in box container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
  • 3 audio discs (3 hr., 43 min., 44 sec.)
  • booklet (208 pages : color illustrations ; 13 cm)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 0825646343546
  • 825646343546
  • 00825646343546
Publisher number
0825646343546
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)903603644
  • (OCoLC)ocn903603644
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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