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The Resource The life of Verdi, a RAI-Antenne 2, Bavaria, BBC, SVT2, TSS coproduction, (DVD)

The life of Verdi, a RAI-Antenne 2, Bavaria, BBC, SVT2, TSS coproduction, (DVD)

Label
The life of Verdi
Title
The life of Verdi
Statement of responsibility
a RAI-Antenne 2, Bavaria, BBC, SVT2, TSS coproduction
Title variation
Verdi
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This miniseries, filmed in Leningrad, London, Paris, and Verdi's home region of Italy's Po Valley, required more than 100 actors, 18,000 extras, and over 4000 costumes. The program gives a complete overview of Verdi's life and is filled with music from the composer's works sung in the original Italian and taken from past rare recordings featuring such opera artists as Renata Tebaldi, Maria Callas, Luchiano Pavarotti, and Birgit Nilsson
Cataloging source
AAN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Alessandro Altieri ; director and screenplay, Renato Castellani ; dialogue written and directed by Gene Luotto
Dewey number
791.45/75
PerformerNote
Ronald Pickup (Verdi), Carla Fracci (Guiseppina Strepponi), Daria Nocolodi, Omero Antonutti, Giampiero Albertini; Lino Capolicchio, Enzo Cerusico, Agla Marsili, Lionello Pio Di Savoia, Pier Luigi Giorgio, Eva Christian, Milena Vukotic, Tito Schipa, Jr., Nanni Svampa, Leopoldo Trieste, Jan Niklas, Adriana Innocenti, Carlo Colombo, Stefano Coratti, Elena De Maggi, Nino Dal Fabbro, Renzo Palmer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1813-1901
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Luotto, Gene
  • Pickup, Ronald
  • Fracci, Carla
  • Nocolodi, Daria
  • Antonutti, Omero
Runtime
630
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Composers
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The life of Verdi, a RAI-Antenne 2, Bavaria, BBC, SVT2, TSS coproduction, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
DVD release of the 1983 production
Color
multicolored
Contents
v. 1. Disc 1: Childhood, Barezzi & Milan ; Margherita, tragedy & Nabucco. Disc 2: Patriotism, I Lombardi and Ernani ; Giuseppina, revolution & Rigoletto -- v. 2. Disc 3: Independent Italy, La traviata & Un ballo. Disc 4: Crisis, Otello & Falstaff
Control code
ocm53895563
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (630 min.)
Isbn
9780769712468
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D1246
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; full screen presentation; Dolby
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The life of Verdi, a RAI-Antenne 2, Bavaria, BBC, SVT2, TSS coproduction, (DVD)
Publication
Note
DVD release of the 1983 production
Color
multicolored
Contents
v. 1. Disc 1: Childhood, Barezzi & Milan ; Margherita, tragedy & Nabucco. Disc 2: Patriotism, I Lombardi and Ernani ; Giuseppina, revolution & Rigoletto -- v. 2. Disc 3: Independent Italy, La traviata & Un ballo. Disc 4: Crisis, Otello & Falstaff
Control code
ocm53895563
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (630 min.)
Isbn
9780769712468
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D1246
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; full screen presentation; Dolby
Video recording format
DVD

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