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The Resource A village Romeo and Juliet : lyric drama in six scenes after Gottfried Keller, music by Frederick Delius ; a film by Petr Weigl

A village Romeo and Juliet : lyric drama in six scenes after Gottfried Keller, music by Frederick Delius ; a film by Petr Weigl

Label
A village Romeo and Juliet : lyric drama in six scenes after Gottfried Keller
Title
A village Romeo and Juliet
Title remainder
lyric drama in six scenes after Gottfried Keller
Statement of responsibility
music by Frederick Delius ; a film by Petr Weigl
Contributor
Actor
Conductor
Director
Performer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
"Shot on location, Petr Weigl's film is a spell-binding version of Delius's operatic masterpiece. Based on the timeless tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, the fate of the young lovers Vreli and Sali is mysteriously linked to the enigmatic Dark Fiddler (Thomas Hampson). The drama is set in nineteenth-century Switzerland and includes the celebrated 'Walk to the Paradise Garden'"--Container
Cataloging source
ZMS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Karel Kohout ; producer, José Montes-Baquer, Eberhard Scheele ; script and director, Petr Weigl
Language note
  • Sung in English; optional subtitles in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Chinese
  • Includes program notes and synopsis in English, French and German
PerformerNote
Dana Moravkova, sung by Helen Field (Vreli) ; Michal Dlouhy, sung by Arthur Davies (Sali) ; Thomas Hampson (the Dark Fiddler) ; Leopold Haverl, sung by Barry Mora (Manz) ; Pavel Mikulik, sung by Stafford Dean (Marti) ; Katerina Svobodova, sung by Pamela Mildenhall (Vreli as a child) ; Jan Kalous, sung by Samuel Linay ; (Sali as a child) ; supporting singers ; Arnold-Schönberg-Chor ; ORF Symphonieorchester ; Sir Charles Mackerras, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1971-
  • 1936-
  • 1726-1784
  • 1951-
  • 1941-2018,
  • 1925-2010,
  • 1862-1934
  • 1819-1890
  • 1930-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bailey, Derek
  • Weigl, Petr
  • Moravková, Dana
  • Dlouhý, Michal,
  • Haverl, Leopold
  • Montes-Baquer, José
  • Kohaut, Karl
  • Mikulik, Pavel,
  • Svobodová, Kateřina,
  • Kalous, Jan,
  • Field, Helen
  • Davies, Arthur
  • Hampson, Thomas,
  • Mora, Barry,
  • Dean, Stafford,
  • Mildenhall, Pamela,
  • Linay, Sam,
  • Mackerras, Charles
  • Delius, Frederick
  • Keller, Gottfried
  • Bailey, Derek
  • Arnold-Schönberg-Chor,
  • Österreichischer Rundfunk
  • Mediascope (Organization)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Delius Trust
  • Decca Record Company
Runtime
171
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Delius, Frederick
  • Delius, Frederick
  • Operas
  • Operas
Technique
live action
Label
A village Romeo and Juliet : lyric drama in six scenes after Gottfried Keller, music by Frederick Delius ; a film by Petr Weigl
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera, based on the novella Romeo und Julia auf dem Dorfe by Gottfried Keller
  • Libretto by the composer
  • "A production of Mediascope, Munich."
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
  • Durations: 112:00 (film); 59:00 (bonus feature)
  • Special features include: "Discovering Delius" by Derek Bailey (a documentary biographical film that traces Delius's life and career from his early days in Florida through the tranquil years in Grez-sur-Loing) ; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
53154172
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
074 177-9 DH
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; NTSC, [regions] 1-6 ; Digital 5.1 surround, stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A village Romeo and Juliet : lyric drama in six scenes after Gottfried Keller, music by Frederick Delius ; a film by Petr Weigl
Publication
Note
  • Opera, based on the novella Romeo und Julia auf dem Dorfe by Gottfried Keller
  • Libretto by the composer
  • "A production of Mediascope, Munich."
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
  • Durations: 112:00 (film); 59:00 (bonus feature)
  • Special features include: "Discovering Delius" by Derek Bailey (a documentary biographical film that traces Delius's life and career from his early days in Florida through the tranquil years in Grez-sur-Loing) ; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
53154172
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
074 177-9 DH
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; NTSC, [regions] 1-6 ; Digital 5.1 surround, stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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