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The Resource Arabella, by Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; Stage production, Otto Schenk ; video director, Brian Large ; television producer, Louisa Briccetti, (videorecording DVD)

Arabella, by Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; Stage production, Otto Schenk ; video director, Brian Large ; television producer, Louisa Briccetti, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Arabella
Title
Arabella
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; Stage production, Otto Schenk ; video director, Brian Large ; television producer, Louisa Briccetti
Contributor
Conductor
Costume designer
Film director
Librettist
Lighting designer
Performer
Production company
Set designer
Stage director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • ger
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • chi
  • ger
Summary
Vienna in the 1860's. Count Waldner is a luckless gambler. When his debts overwhelm him, he moves his family into an elegant hotel attempting to maintain an image of wealth. The countess is hoping her daughter Arabella will find a wealthy husband, while Zdenka, the younger daughter, is forced to pass off as a man
Cataloging source
CR2
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Set designer, Günther Schneider-Siemssen ; costume designer, Milena Canonero ; lighting designer, Gil Wechsler
Date time place
Recorded Nov. 1994, at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York
Dewey number
782.1
Language note
Sung in German, with subtitles in German, English, French, Spanish, and Chinese
LC call number
M1500.S87
LC item number
A72 2001
PerformerNote
Kiri Te Kanawa, Marie McLaughlin, Helga Dernesch, sopranos ; David Kuebler, tenor ; Wolfgang Brendel, Donald McIntyre, baritones ; with supporting soloists ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Christian Thielemann, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1874-1929
  • 1954-
  • 1934-
  • 1959-
  • 1864-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hofmannsthal, Hugo von
  • Te Kanawa, Kiri
  • McLaughlin, Marie
  • Dernesch, Helga
  • Kuebler, David
  • Brendel, Wolfgang
  • McIntyre, Donald
  • Thielemann, Christian
  • Schenk, Otto
  • Schneider-Siemssen, Günther
  • Canonero, Milena
  • Wechsler, Gil
  • Large, Brian
  • Briccetti, Louisa
  • Strauss, Richard
  • Metropolitan Opera Television (Firm)
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Deutsche Grammophon (Firm)
Runtime
178
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Strauss, Richard
  • Operas
  • Operas
  • Adelsfamilie
  • Eheschließung
Technique
live action
Label
Arabella, by Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; Stage production, Otto Schenk ; video director, Brian Large ; television producer, Louisa Briccetti, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • In-container guide includes synopsis by Jean-Claude Poyet, in French with English and German translations
  • Originally produced in 1995
Accompanying material
guide (11 cm.)
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 (178 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007300596
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
073 005-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2696614
  • (OCoLC)48365496
  • (OCoLC)ocm48365496
  • 710149
  • 2696614
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 0 ; picture format 4:3; PCM stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Arabella, by Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; Stage production, Otto Schenk ; video director, Brian Large ; television producer, Louisa Briccetti, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • In-container guide includes synopsis by Jean-Claude Poyet, in French with English and German translations
  • Originally produced in 1995
Accompanying material
guide (11 cm.)
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 (178 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007300596
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
073 005-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2696614
  • (OCoLC)48365496
  • (OCoLC)ocm48365496
  • 710149
  • 2696614
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 0 ; picture format 4:3; PCM stereo
Video recording format
DVD
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