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The Resource Un ballo in maschera, [presented by] The Metropolitan Opera ; music, Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Antonio Somma (after Eugène Scribe) ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; Brian Large, video director

Un ballo in maschera, [presented by] The Metropolitan Opera ; music, Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Antonio Somma (after Eugène Scribe) ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; Brian Large, video director

Label
Un ballo in maschera
Title
Un ballo in maschera
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] The Metropolitan Opera ; music, Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Antonio Somma (after Eugène Scribe) ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; Brian Large, video director
Contributor
Conductor
Dancer
Director
Librettist
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • spa
  • ita
Summary
Luciano Pavarotti in his first Met Ballo heads an illustrious cast in the revolutionary production of Verdi's opera. His portrayal of the ill-fated Riccardo is 'peerless Pavarotti.' Also stars Aprile Millo
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Peter Gelb ; production set, costume, and lighting design, Piero Faggioni
Date time place
Recorded live at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Jan. 1991
Language note
Sung in Italian with optional subtitles in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish and Chinese
LC call number
M1500.V4
LC item number
B3 2002
PerformerNote
Luciano Pavarotti (Gustav III) ; Leo Nucci (Renato Anckarström) ; Aprile Millo (Amelia) ; Florence Quivar (Ulrica Arfvidsson) ; Harolyn Blackwell (Oscar) ; Terry Cook (Count de Horn) ; Jeffrey Wells (Count Ribbing) ; Charles Anthony (Chief justice) ; Gordon Hawkins (Christiano) ; Richard Fracker (Amelia's servant) ; Antoinette Peloso, Marcus Bugler, Joseph Carman, solo dancers ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; James Levine, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1809-1864
  • 1929-2012
  • 1943-
  • 1791-1861
  • 1813-1901
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Somma, Antonio
  • Pavarotti, Luciano
  • Nucci, Leo
  • Millo, Aprile
  • Quivar, Florence
  • Blackwell, Harolyn
  • Cook, Terry
  • Wells, Jeffrey
  • Anthony, Charles
  • Hawkins, Gordon
  • Fracker, Richard
  • Peloso, Antoinette
  • Bugler, Marcus
  • Carman, Joseph
  • Gelb, Peter
  • Large, Brian
  • Faggioni, Piero
  • Levine, James
  • Scribe, Eugène
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera Television (Firm)
  • Deutsche Grammophon Video
Runtime
137
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Operas
  • Oper
Technique
live action
Label
Un ballo in maschera, [presented by] The Metropolitan Opera ; music, Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Antonio Somma (after Eugène Scribe) ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; Brian Large, video director
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera in three acts
  • Program notes by Kenneth Chalmers and plot synopsis by Michael Stegemann, both in English, German and French (32 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.) 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 (137 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007302996
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 440 073 029-9
  • 073 029-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50960070
  • (OCoLC)ocm50960070
System details
  • DVD (all codes)
  • NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Un ballo in maschera, [presented by] The Metropolitan Opera ; music, Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Antonio Somma (after Eugène Scribe) ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; Brian Large, video director
Publication
Note
  • Opera in three acts
  • Program notes by Kenneth Chalmers and plot synopsis by Michael Stegemann, both in English, German and French (32 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.) 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 (137 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007302996
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 440 073 029-9
  • 073 029-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50960070
  • (OCoLC)ocm50960070
System details
  • DVD (all codes)
  • NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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