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The Resource Peter Grimes, by Benjamin Britten ; producer, Elijah Moshinsky ; libretto by Montagu Slater ; produced by BBC TV in association with NVC Arts ; directed by John Vernon

Peter Grimes, by Benjamin Britten ; producer, Elijah Moshinsky ; libretto by Montagu Slater ; produced by BBC TV in association with NVC Arts ; directed by John Vernon

Label
Peter Grimes
Title
Peter Grimes
Statement of responsibility
by Benjamin Britten ; producer, Elijah Moshinsky ; libretto by Montagu Slater ; produced by BBC TV in association with NVC Arts ; directed by John Vernon
Contributor
Conductor
Director
Librettist
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • ger
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In a small village in England, Peter Grimes is unable to become a part of the community. Because his apprentice drowned at sea, he has incurred the wrath and distrust of the townspeople
Cataloging source
CIN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Designers, Timothy O'Brien, Tazeena Firth; directed for video by John Vernon
Date time place
Recorded at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden on June 30, 1981
Language note
Sung in English with optional subtitles in English, German and Spanish
PerformerNote
Jon Vickers (Peter Grimes) ; Heather Harper (Ellen Orford) ; Norman Bailey (Captain Balstrode) ; supporting soloists ; Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House ; Colin Davis, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1956,
  • 1754-1832
  • 1933-2021,
  • 1927-2013,
  • 1929-
  • 1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Slater, Montagu
  • Crabbe, George
  • Harper, Heather,
  • Vickers, Jon,
  • Bailey, Norman
  • Davis, Colin
  • Vernon, John,
  • Moshinsky, Elijah,
  • O'Brien, Timothy
  • Firth, Tazeena
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Royal Opera House (London, England),
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • NVC Arts (Firm)
  • Kultur International Films
Runtime
155
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Television programs
Technique
live action
Label
Peter Grimes, by Benjamin Britten ; producer, Elijah Moshinsky ; libretto by Montagu Slater ; produced by BBC TV in association with NVC Arts ; directed by John Vernon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Aspect ratio: 4:3
  • Opera in a prolog and three acts; libretto by Montagu Slater, after the poem by George Crabbe
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
53966476
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (155 min.)
Isbn
9780769722559
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
032031225596
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
plastic
Publisher number
D2255
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD NTSC, region 1; soundtrack Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Peter Grimes, by Benjamin Britten ; producer, Elijah Moshinsky ; libretto by Montagu Slater ; produced by BBC TV in association with NVC Arts ; directed by John Vernon
Publication
Note
  • Aspect ratio: 4:3
  • Opera in a prolog and three acts; libretto by Montagu Slater, after the poem by George Crabbe
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
53966476
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (155 min.)
Isbn
9780769722559
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
032031225596
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
plastic
Publisher number
D2255
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD NTSC, region 1; soundtrack Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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