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The Resource La bohème, Puccini ; production by Franco Zeffirelli ; directed by Gary Halvorson ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York, (videorecording DVD)

La bohème, Puccini ; production by Franco Zeffirelli ; directed by Gary Halvorson ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York, (videorecording DVD)

Label
La bohème
Title
La bohème
Statement of responsibility
Puccini ; production by Franco Zeffirelli ; directed by Gary Halvorson ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York
Contributor
Conductor
Director
Designer
Host
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • ita
  • eng
  • ger
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • ita
Summary
The story of an ill-fated love affair between an idealistic poet and a comsumptive flower-maker
Member of
Cataloging source
ZMS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Production, set designer, Franco Zeffirelli ; costume designer, Peter J. Hall ; lighting designer, Gil Wechsler
Date time place
Recorded live at the Metropolitan Opera, New York, 5 Apr. 2008
Dewey number
782.1
Language note
Sung in Italian; subtitles in Italian, English, German, French and Spanish; menus in English; interviews and commentary in English
LC call number
M1500.P97
LC item number
B6 2008
PerformerNote
Angela Gheorghiu (Mimi) ; Aïnhoa Arteta (Musetta) ; Ramón Vargas (Rodolfo) ; Ludovic Tézier (Marcello) ; Quinn Kelsey (Schaunard) ; Oren Gradus (Colline) ; Paul Plishka (Benoit and Alcindoro) ; Meredith Derr (Parpignol) ; Robert Maher (customhouse sergeant) ; Richard Pearson (customhouse officer) ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Nicola Luisotti, conductor ; Renée Fleming, host
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1847-1906
  • 1857-1919
  • 1960-
  • 1968-
  • 1941-
  • 1926-2010
  • 1858-1924
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zeffirelli, Franco
  • Halvorson, Gary
  • Giacosa, Giuseppe
  • Illica, Luigi
  • Gheorghiu, Angela
  • Vargas, Ramon
  • Arteta, Aïnhoa
  • Tézier, Ludovic
  • Kelsey, Quinn
  • Gradus, Oren
  • Plishka, Paul
  • Derr, Meredith
  • Maher, Robert
  • Pearson, Richard
  • Luisotti, Nicola
  • Fleming, Renée
  • Hall, Peter J.
  • Wechsler, Gil
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • EMI (Firm)
Runtime
137
Series statement
The Metropolitan Opera HD live
Technique
live action
Label
La bohème, Puccini ; production by Franco Zeffirelli ; directed by Gary Halvorson ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 4 acts
  • Libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica
  • Licensed for private home use only
  • Program notes by William Livingstone and synopsis in English (9 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.) inserted in container
  • Bonuses: Zeffirelli at the Met ; Backstage at the Met with Renée Fleming, Angela Gheorghiu, Ramón Vargas and Met technical director, Joe Clark
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min., 7 sec.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
5099921741791
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
50999 2 17417 9 1
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1731362
  • (OCoLC)261211904
  • (OCoLC)ocn261211904
  • 1731362
System details
DVD-9; sound formats: LPCM stereo., DTS 5.1 surround; NTSC system: 16:9; region-free, for playback on all NTSC and modern PAL-compatible systems worldwide
Video recording format
DVD
Label
La bohème, Puccini ; production by Franco Zeffirelli ; directed by Gary Halvorson ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 4 acts
  • Libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica
  • Licensed for private home use only
  • Program notes by William Livingstone and synopsis in English (9 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.) inserted in container
  • Bonuses: Zeffirelli at the Met ; Backstage at the Met with Renée Fleming, Angela Gheorghiu, Ramón Vargas and Met technical director, Joe Clark
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min., 7 sec.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
5099921741791
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
50999 2 17417 9 1
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1731362
  • (OCoLC)261211904
  • (OCoLC)ocn261211904
  • 1731362
System details
DVD-9; sound formats: LPCM stereo., DTS 5.1 surround; NTSC system: 16:9; region-free, for playback on all NTSC and modern PAL-compatible systems worldwide
Video recording format
DVD

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