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The Resource Birgit Nilsson : a league of her own, a film by Thomas Voigt and Wolfgang Wunderlich, (videorecording DVD)

Birgit Nilsson : a league of her own, a film by Thomas Voigt and Wolfgang Wunderlich, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Birgit Nilsson : a league of her own
Title
Birgit Nilsson
Title remainder
a league of her own
Statement of responsibility
a film by Thomas Voigt and Wolfgang Wunderlich
Contributor
Film director
Performer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • jpn
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An intimate portrait of Birgit Nilsson (1918-2005) on the occasion of her centennial on May 18th 2018. The Swedish soprano had an incredible technique and was the world's leading dramatic soprano between 1955 and 1975. Rare TV and archive footage shows Nilsson at work, and is complemented by interviews with Placido Domingo, Otto Schenk, James Levine, and many others
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
782.1092
Language note
English, French, German or Japanese dialogue
LC call number
ML420.N55
LC item number
B57 2018
PerformerNote
Birgit Nilsson, soprano with various orchestras and conductors
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Voigt, Thomas
  • Wunderlich, Wolfgang
  • Nilsson, Birgit
  • Unitel Classica (Firm)
Runtime
89
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nilsson, Birgit
  • Nilsson, Birgit
  • Sopranos (Singers)
  • Sopranos (Singers)
  • Sweden
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Birgit Nilsson : a league of her own, a film by Thomas Voigt and Wolfgang Wunderlich, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Program notes in English, French, and German inserted in container
Accompanying material
1 booklet (17 pages : black and white illustrations ; 18 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
Contents
  • Debut at the MET, Turandot, Tenors
  • (10:46)
  • Vienna State Opera, Karajan, "Ring" recordings
  • (6:46)
  • Wieland Wagner, Viennese audience
  • (5:38)
  • New York, primadonna status, humour
  • (6:46)
  • Piano culture, Elektra
  • (7:48)
  • Intro
  • Studio and live, strength, honesty
  • (7:21)
  • "Elektra" with Carlos Kleiber and James Levine
  • (9:10)
  • Last years, foundation, Nilsson Prize
  • (5:04)
  • Nilsson Museum, outro
  • (2:07)
  • Credits
  • (1:01)
  • (6:37)
  • Båstad
  • (5:30)
  • Study years and first roles in Stockholm
  • (7:27)
  • Vienna, Bayreuth, Knappertsbusch, Böhm
  • (5:49)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
814337017804
Other physical details
sound, color, black & white
Publisher number
800008
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3458785
  • (OCoLC)1038049334
  • (OCoLC)on1038049334
  • 3458785
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 0; wide screen (16:9); PCM stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Birgit Nilsson : a league of her own, a film by Thomas Voigt and Wolfgang Wunderlich, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Program notes in English, French, and German inserted in container
Accompanying material
1 booklet (17 pages : black and white illustrations ; 18 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
Contents
  • Debut at the MET, Turandot, Tenors
  • (10:46)
  • Vienna State Opera, Karajan, "Ring" recordings
  • (6:46)
  • Wieland Wagner, Viennese audience
  • (5:38)
  • New York, primadonna status, humour
  • (6:46)
  • Piano culture, Elektra
  • (7:48)
  • Intro
  • Studio and live, strength, honesty
  • (7:21)
  • "Elektra" with Carlos Kleiber and James Levine
  • (9:10)
  • Last years, foundation, Nilsson Prize
  • (5:04)
  • Nilsson Museum, outro
  • (2:07)
  • Credits
  • (1:01)
  • (6:37)
  • Båstad
  • (5:30)
  • Study years and first roles in Stockholm
  • (7:27)
  • Vienna, Bayreuth, Knappertsbusch, Böhm
  • (5:49)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
814337017804
Other physical details
sound, color, black & white
Publisher number
800008
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3458785
  • (OCoLC)1038049334
  • (OCoLC)on1038049334
  • 3458785
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 0; wide screen (16:9); PCM stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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