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The Resource Candide, music by Leonard Bernstein ; adapted from Voltaire and the book by Hugh Wheeler ; staged and directed for video by Humphrey Burton ; [a Video Music Production in association with Deutsche Grammophon], (DVD)

Candide, music by Leonard Bernstein ; adapted from Voltaire and the book by Hugh Wheeler ; staged and directed for video by Humphrey Burton ; [a Video Music Production in association with Deutsche Grammophon], (DVD)

Label
Candide
Title
Candide
Statement of responsibility
music by Leonard Bernstein ; adapted from Voltaire and the book by Hugh Wheeler ; staged and directed for video by Humphrey Burton ; [a Video Music Production in association with Deutsche Grammophon]
Contributor
Director
Lyricist
Performer
Subject
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Lyrics by Leonard Bernstein, Lillian Hellman, John La Touche, Dorothy Parker, Stephen Sondheim, Richard Wilbur; narrative written by Leonard Bernstein and John Wells
  • Orchestrations by Leonard Bernstein and Hershy Kay; additional orchestrations by John Mauceri
Date time place
Videotaped at the Barbican Centre, London, 13 December 1989
Language note
Sung in English; subtitles in English, German and French
LC call number
M1500.B485
LC item number
C35 2006
PerformerNote
Jerry Hadley (Candide) ; June Anderson (Cunegonde) ; Adoph Green (Dr. Pangloss, Martin) ; Christa Ludwig (Old lady) ; Nicolai Gedda (Governor, Vanderdendur, Ragotski) ; Della Jones (Paquette) ; Kurt Ollmann (Maximilian, Captain) ; Clive Bayley (Bear-Keeper, Inquisitor, Tsar Ivan) ; Neil Jenkins (Cosmetic Merchant, Inquisitor, Price Charles Edward) ; Lindsay Benson (Doctor, Inquisitor, King Stanislaus) ; Richard Suart (Junkman, Inquisitor, King Hermann Augustus) ; John Treleaven (Alchemist, Inquisitor, Sultan Achmet, Crook) ; supporting soloists ; London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra ; Leonard Bernstein, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-2017
  • 1912-1987
  • 1905-1984
  • 1914-1956
  • 1893-1967
  • 1952-
  • 1950-
  • 1931-
  • 1918-1990
  • 1694-1778
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilbur, Richard
  • Wheeler, Hugh
  • Hellman, Lillian
  • Latouche, John
  • Parker, Dorothy
  • Sondheim, Stephen
  • Hadley, Jerry
  • Anderson, June
  • Green, Adolph
  • Ludwig, Christa
  • Gedda, Nicolai
  • Jones, Della
  • Ollmann, Kurt
  • Bayley, Clive
  • Jenkins, Neil
  • Benson, Lindsay
  • Suart, Richard
  • Treleaven, John
  • Burton, Humphrey
  • Kay, Hershy
  • Mauceri, John
  • Bernstein, Leonard
  • Voltaire
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • London Symphony Chorus
  • Deutsche Grammophon Video
  • Video Music Productions
Runtime
147
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Musicals
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Candide, music by Leonard Bernstein ; adapted from Voltaire and the book by Hugh Wheeler ; staged and directed for video by Humphrey Burton ; [a Video Music Production in association with Deutsche Grammophon], (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Lyrics by Leonard Bernstein, Lillian Hellman, John La Touche, Dorothy Parker, Stephen Sondheim, Richard Wilbur; narrative written by Leonard Bernstein and John Wells
  • Orchestrations by Leonard Bernstein and Hershy Kay; additional orchestrations by John Mauceri
  • "Final revised version, 1989"--Container
  • Concert performance
  • Originally produced in 1991
  • Program notes by John Wells and plot synopsis in English (12 p.) inserted in container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm74818477
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007342596
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
B0006905-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; PCM stereo., DTS 5.0, Dolby digital 5.0; aspect ratio 4:3; region code 0 (worldwide)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Candide, music by Leonard Bernstein ; adapted from Voltaire and the book by Hugh Wheeler ; staged and directed for video by Humphrey Burton ; [a Video Music Production in association with Deutsche Grammophon], (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Lyrics by Leonard Bernstein, Lillian Hellman, John La Touche, Dorothy Parker, Stephen Sondheim, Richard Wilbur; narrative written by Leonard Bernstein and John Wells
  • Orchestrations by Leonard Bernstein and Hershy Kay; additional orchestrations by John Mauceri
  • "Final revised version, 1989"--Container
  • Concert performance
  • Originally produced in 1991
  • Program notes by John Wells and plot synopsis in English (12 p.) inserted in container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm74818477
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007342596
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
B0006905-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; PCM stereo., DTS 5.0, Dolby digital 5.0; aspect ratio 4:3; region code 0 (worldwide)
Video recording format
DVD

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