The Resource Il trovatore, [a BBC Television production in association with CBC Canada and Opus Arte ; music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Salvadore Cammarano ; television producer, Frances Whitaker] ; directed for television by Brian Large, (DVD)

Il trovatore, [a BBC Television production in association with CBC Canada and Opus Arte ; music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Salvadore Cammarano ; television producer, Frances Whitaker] ; directed for television by Brian Large, (DVD)

Label
Il trovatore
Title
Il trovatore
Statement of responsibility
[a BBC Television production in association with CBC Canada and Opus Arte ; music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Salvadore Cammarano ; television producer, Frances Whitaker] ; directed for television by Brian Large
Contributor
Subject
Language
ita
Summary
Leonora loves a knight who serenades her as a troubadoor. The knight is in an army fighting a civil war agaist the Count, who also loves Leonora. The knight thinks he's the son of the gypsy woman who raised him & whose mother was killed by the Count, but he's actually the Count's brother. When the rivalry between the two men becomes violent, tragedy occurs
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed for the stage by Elijah Moshinsky
Date time place
Recorded May 3, 2002 at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Dewey number
  • 782.1/078
  • 792.542
Language note
Sung in Italian with optional English subtitles; DVD menu in English
LC call number
M1500
LC item number
.T76 2002 DVD
PerformerNote
Verónica Villarroel (Leonora) ; Yvonne Naef (Azucena) ; José Cura (Manrico) ; Dmitri Hvorostovsky (Il Conte di Luna) ; Tómas Tómasson (Ferrando) ; Gweneth-Ann Jeffers (Ines) ; Edgaras Montvidas (Ruiz) ; The Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House ; Carlo Rizzi, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1801-1852
  • 1957-
  • 1962-
  • 1813-1901
  • 1813-1884
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cammarano, Salvatore
  • Large, Brian
  • Whitaker, Frances
  • Villarroel, Veronica
  • Naef, Yvonne
  • Cura, Jose
  • Hvorostovsky, Dmitri
  • Rizzi, Carlo
  • Moshinsky, Elijah
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • García Gutiérrez, Antonio
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
  • Opus Arte (Firm)
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
Runtime
172
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Il trovatore, [a BBC Television production in association with CBC Canada and Opus Arte ; music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Salvadore Cammarano ; television producer, Frances Whitaker] ; directed for television by Brian Large, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera
  • Based on El trovador by Antonio García Gutiérrez
  • Booklet (21 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.) with synopsis and biographical information in English, French and German laid in container
  • Extra features on disc: Synopsis -- the cast and their characters -- Designing Il trovatore -- All about schläger duelling
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm51220421
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (172 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OA 0849 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1598581
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Il trovatore, [a BBC Television production in association with CBC Canada and Opus Arte ; music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Salvadore Cammarano ; television producer, Frances Whitaker] ; directed for television by Brian Large, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Opera
  • Based on El trovador by Antonio García Gutiérrez
  • Booklet (21 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.) with synopsis and biographical information in English, French and German laid in container
  • Extra features on disc: Synopsis -- the cast and their characters -- Designing Il trovatore -- All about schläger duelling
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm51220421
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (172 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OA 0849 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1598581
Video recording format
DVD

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