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The Resource Death in Venice, the Glynedebourne Touring Opera production ; by Benjamin Britten ; libretto by Myfanwy Piper after the novella by Thomas Mann ; a BBC TV production in association with RM Arts ; stage directors, Stephen Lawless, Martha Clarke ; directed for video by Robin Lough

Death in Venice, the Glynedebourne Touring Opera production ; by Benjamin Britten ; libretto by Myfanwy Piper after the novella by Thomas Mann ; a BBC TV production in association with RM Arts ; stage directors, Stephen Lawless, Martha Clarke ; directed for video by Robin Lough

Label
Death in Venice
Title
Death in Venice
Statement of responsibility
the Glynedebourne Touring Opera production ; by Benjamin Britten ; libretto by Myfanwy Piper after the novella by Thomas Mann ; a BBC TV production in association with RM Arts ; stage directors, Stephen Lawless, Martha Clarke ; directed for video by Robin Lough
Title variation
Benjamin Britten's Death in Venice
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the grandeur and shabbiness of Venice in the grip of disease. Portrays the moral and physical degeneration of Aschenbach, the writer whose obsessive and self-devouring pursuit of beauty in the form of the boy Tadzio leads him to humiliation and death
Cataloging source
VRU
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Sung principally in English, but with incidentalparts in Italian and Russian/
PerformerNote
Robert Tear, Alan Opie, Michael Chance ; Glyndebourne Chorus ; London Sinfonietta, conductor, Graeme Jenkins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1913-1976
  • 1875-1955
  • 1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Lough, Robin
  • Piper, Myfanwy
  • Lawless, Stephen
  • Clarke, Martha
  • Mann, Thomas
  • Tear, Robert
  • Opie, Alan
  • Chance, Michael
  • Jenkins, Graeme
  • Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
  • London Sinfonietta
  • Kultur International Films
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • RM Arts (Firm)
Runtime
138
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Death in Venice, the Glynedebourne Touring Opera production ; by Benjamin Britten ; libretto by Myfanwy Piper after the novella by Thomas Mann ; a BBC TV production in association with RM Arts ; stage directors, Stephen Lawless, Martha Clarke ; directed for video by Robin Lough
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1990
  • Opera in two acts
  • Originally released in 1990
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
49794516
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (138 min.)
Isbn
9780769700441
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
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
032031004498
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
D0044
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Death in Venice, the Glynedebourne Touring Opera production ; by Benjamin Britten ; libretto by Myfanwy Piper after the novella by Thomas Mann ; a BBC TV production in association with RM Arts ; stage directors, Stephen Lawless, Martha Clarke ; directed for video by Robin Lough
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1990
  • Opera in two acts
  • Originally released in 1990
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
49794516
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (138 min.)
Isbn
9780769700441
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
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
032031004498
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
D0044
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD

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