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The Resource Boris Godunov, music and libretto by Modest Mussorgsky, after Pushkin ; from the Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg ; the Royal Opera House production by Andrei Tarkovsky ; presented in association with the Kirov Opera and Barclays Bank

Boris Godunov, music and libretto by Modest Mussorgsky, after Pushkin ; from the Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg ; the Royal Opera House production by Andrei Tarkovsky ; presented in association with the Kirov Opera and Barclays Bank

Label
Boris Godunov
Title
Boris Godunov
Statement of responsibility
music and libretto by Modest Mussorgsky, after Pushkin ; from the Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg ; the Royal Opera House production by Andrei Tarkovsky ; presented in association with the Kirov Opera and Barclays Bank
Contributor
Conductor
Director
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • rus
  • eng
  • chi
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • spa
  • rus
Summary
Set at the start of the 17th century, the story concerns the reign of Tsar Boris Godunov, who has murdered the Tsarevich Dmitri in order to obtain the succession, and the challenge made to him by the Pretender Dmitri. The opera is based on Pushkin's historical tragedy of the same name and Karamzin's History of the Russian state
Cataloging source
AMH
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Royal Opera House, Covent Garden general director, Jeremy Isaacs ; Director of the Mariinsky Theatre of Opera and Ballet, Georgi Sashenko ; original production by Andrei Tarkovsky ; director, Stephen Lawless ; producers, Peter Maniura, Dennis Marks ; director for television, Humphrey Burton
Date time place
"The complete 1872 version, filmed at the Mariinsky Theatre in 1990"--Container
Language note
Sung in Russian with optional subtitles in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Chinese
PerformerNote
Robert Lloyd, Olga Borodina, Alexei Steblianko, Sergei Leiferkus ; supporting singers ; Orchestra and Chorus of the Kirov Opera ; conductor, Valery Gergiev
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-
  • 1948-2015
  • 1931-
  • 1932-1986,
  • 1931-
  • 1940-
  • 1946-
  • 1953-
  • 1839-1881
  • 1799-1837
  • 1766-1826
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Isaacs, Jeremy
  • Sashenko, Georgi
  • Maniura, Peter
  • Marks, Dennis
  • Burton, Humphrey
  • Tarkovskiĭ, Andreĭ Arsenʹevich
  • Lawless, Stephen,
  • Burton, Humphrey
  • Lloyd-Jones, David
  • Lloyd, Robert
  • Borodina, Olʹga,
  • Stebli︠a︡nko, Alekseĭ,
  • Leĭferkus, Sergeĭ
  • Gergiev, Valeriĭ
  • Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich
  • Pushkin, Aleksandr Sergeevich
  • Karamzin, Nikolaĭ Mikhaĭlovich
  • Leningradskiĭ gosudarstvennyĭ akademicheskiĭ teatr opery i baleta imeni S.M. Kirova
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • Mariinskiĭ teatr (1991- )
  • Virgin Broadcasting
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Decca Record Company
  • Philips (Sound recording label)
  • St. Petersburg Television
  • Kirov Opera
  • Universal Music Group
  • Barclays Bank
Runtime
221
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boris Fyodorovich Godunov
  • Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Boris Godunov, music and libretto by Modest Mussorgsky, after Pushkin ; from the Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg ; the Royal Opera House production by Andrei Tarkovsky ; presented in association with the Kirov Opera and Barclays Bank
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Virgin Broadcasting/BBC TV/Royal Opera House co-production in association with the Decca Record Company Limited and St. Petersburg Television."
  • In-container guide includes program notes by Irina Brown and John Warrack, and synopsis in English, French and German (47 p.)
  • Performed in the ed. by David Lloyd-Jones, published by Oxford University Press
  • Opera in 4 acts with a prologue
Accompanying material
1 guide (22 pages)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Prologue ; Acts 1 & 2 -- disc 2. Acts 3 & 4
Control code
50105302
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (221 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 control number
044007508992
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
075 089-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; NTSC, all regions ; DTS 5.1 surround sound or Linear PCM stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Boris Godunov, music and libretto by Modest Mussorgsky, after Pushkin ; from the Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg ; the Royal Opera House production by Andrei Tarkovsky ; presented in association with the Kirov Opera and Barclays Bank
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Virgin Broadcasting/BBC TV/Royal Opera House co-production in association with the Decca Record Company Limited and St. Petersburg Television."
  • In-container guide includes program notes by Irina Brown and John Warrack, and synopsis in English, French and German (47 p.)
  • Performed in the ed. by David Lloyd-Jones, published by Oxford University Press
  • Opera in 4 acts with a prologue
Accompanying material
1 guide (22 pages)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Prologue ; Acts 1 & 2 -- disc 2. Acts 3 & 4
Control code
50105302
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (221 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 control number
044007508992
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
075 089-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; NTSC, all regions ; DTS 5.1 surround sound or Linear PCM stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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