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The Resource Giulio Cesare in Egitto : opera in tre atti, di Nicola Haym ; musica di George Frideric Handel ; director, Peter Sellars ; producer, Eberhard Scheele ; produced by Mediascope, Munich

Giulio Cesare in Egitto : opera in tre atti, di Nicola Haym ; musica di George Frideric Handel ; director, Peter Sellars ; producer, Eberhard Scheele ; produced by Mediascope, Munich

Label
Giulio Cesare in Egitto : opera in tre atti
Title
Giulio Cesare in Egitto
Title remainder
opera in tre atti
Statement of responsibility
di Nicola Haym ; musica di George Frideric Handel ; director, Peter Sellars ; producer, Eberhard Scheele ; produced by Mediascope, Munich
Contributor
Conductor
Director
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • spa
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
Though sung in the original Italian, Giulio Cesare is relocated in the unspecified future in the Middle East. Cesare is the unquestioned leader of a major world power who visits the Empire's number one global trouble spot. Ptolemy is a 14-year-old "self styled local potentate" and Cleopatra his beautiful and spoiled elder sister
Cataloging source
CIN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Production designer, Gerhard Janda ; set designer, Elaine Spatz-Rabinowitz ; costume designer, Dunya Ramicova ; lighting designer, James F. Ingalls
Date time place
Originally produced in the studios of Defa-Film, Babelsberg in 1990
PerformerNote
Jeffrey Gall (Giulio Cesare) ; Susan Larson (Cleopatra) ; Mary Westbrook-Geha (Cornelia) ; Lorraine Hunt (Sesto) ; James Maddalena (Achilla) ; Drew Minter (Tolomeo), Cheryl Cobb (Nirena) ; Herman Hildebrand (Curio) ; Sächsische Staatskapelle, Dresden ; conductor, Craig Smith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-2006,
  • 1685-1759
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haym, Nicola Francesco,
  • Gall, Jeffrey,
  • Larson, Susan,
  • Westbrook-Geha, Mary,
  • Hunt Lieberson, Lorraine
  • Maddalena, James,
  • Minter, Drew,
  • Cobb, Cheryl,
  • Hildebrand, Herman,
  • Smith, Craig
  • Sellars, Peter,
  • Scheele, Eberhard
  • Handel, George Frideric
  • Staatskapelle Dresden,
  • Mediascope (Firm)
  • Decca Music Group
Runtime
239
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Caesar, Julius
  • Caesar, Julius
  • Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Giulio Cesare in Egitto : opera in tre atti, di Nicola Haym ; musica di George Frideric Handel ; director, Peter Sellars ; producer, Eberhard Scheele ; produced by Mediascope, Munich
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Sung in Italian with optional subtitles in Chinese, English, French, German, and Spanish
  • Based on a production of the Théâtre royal de la Monnaie, Brussels
  • Program notes and synopsis in English (18 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm) in container
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
Control code
77501673
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (239 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007140895
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
B0007253-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)77501673
System details
DVD-9, NTSC, all regions; aspect ratio 4:3; LPCM stereo, DTS digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Giulio Cesare in Egitto : opera in tre atti, di Nicola Haym ; musica di George Frideric Handel ; director, Peter Sellars ; producer, Eberhard Scheele ; produced by Mediascope, Munich
Publication
Note
  • Sung in Italian with optional subtitles in Chinese, English, French, German, and Spanish
  • Based on a production of the Théâtre royal de la Monnaie, Brussels
  • Program notes and synopsis in English (18 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm) in container
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
Control code
77501673
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (239 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007140895
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
B0007253-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)77501673
System details
DVD-9, NTSC, all regions; aspect ratio 4:3; LPCM stereo, DTS digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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