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The Resource Turandot : in the forbidden city of Beijing, Giacomo Puccini's opera on the original site, completed by Franco Alfano ; libretto, Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni ; a production of Teatro Comunale di Firenze, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino ; stage director, Zhang Yimou ; producer, Konstantin Thoeren ; television director, Hugo Käch

Turandot : in the forbidden city of Beijing, Giacomo Puccini's opera on the original site, completed by Franco Alfano ; libretto, Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni ; a production of Teatro Comunale di Firenze, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino ; stage director, Zhang Yimou ; producer, Konstantin Thoeren ; television director, Hugo Käch

Label
Turandot : in the forbidden city of Beijing
Title
Turandot
Title remainder
in the forbidden city of Beijing
Statement of responsibility
Giacomo Puccini's opera on the original site, completed by Franco Alfano ; libretto, Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni ; a production of Teatro Comunale di Firenze, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino ; stage director, Zhang Yimou ; producer, Konstantin Thoeren ; television director, Hugo Käch
Title variation
Turandot at the forbidden city of Beijing
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • jpn
  • ita
Summary
Set in Peking, Princess Turandot will become the bride of the royal suitor who can successfully answer three riddles. Unsuccessful suitors lose not only the hand of the princess, but their heads as well
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Member of
Cataloging source
UPM
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Choreographer, Chen Weiya ; director of photography, Cristiano Pogany ; camera operators, Tilman Büttner ... [et al.] ; editor, Dirk Schwarz
Language note
Sung in Italian, with subtitles in English, French, German, Italian, Chinese and Japanese
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PerformerNote
Giovanna Casolla (Turandot) ; Sergeij Larin (Calaf) ; Barbara Frittoli (Liù) ; Carlo Colombara (Timur) ; Chorus and Orchestra, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino ; Zubin Mehta, conductor
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  • 1875-1954
  • 1878-1946
  • 1927-2003
  • 1956-2008
  • 1858-1924
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  • Alfano, Franco
  • Adami, Giuseppe
  • Zhang, Yimou
  • Thoeren, Konstantin
  • Käch, Hugo
  • Casolla, Giovanna
  • Larin, Sergeĭ
  • Frittoli, Barbara
  • Colombara, Carlo
  • Mehta, Zubin
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Teatro comunale di Firenze
  • BMG Classics Video
  • Maggio musicale fiorentino
  • Maggio musicale fiorentino
Runtime
126
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  • Operas
  • Beijing (China)
Technique
live action
Label
Turandot : in the forbidden city of Beijing, Giacomo Puccini's opera on the original site, completed by Franco Alfano ; libretto, Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni ; a production of Teatro Comunale di Firenze, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino ; stage director, Zhang Yimou ; producer, Konstantin Thoeren ; television director, Hugo Käch
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Executive producers, Opera on Original Site, China Performing Arts Agency ; organized by The Ministry of Culture of the People's Republic of China ; UFA International Film & TV Production GmbH in association with CLT-UFA International and BMG Classics GmbH
  • Videodisc release of the 1998 production recorded live in the Forbidden City, Beijing
  • Program notes in English, French, German, and Italian (19 p. ; 17 cm.)
  • Special features include: spoken commentary and synopsis in English, French, German, Italian, Chinese and Japanese ; The making of Turandot (30 min.) in English and German with French, German, Italian, Chinese and Japanese subtitles ; PCM audio track with still images ; multiple camera angles ; scene selections
Accompanying material
1 program notes (19 pages)
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
42001051
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 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
  • Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; for home or classroom use only
Other control number
743216091720
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
74321-60917-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; digitally mastered 2.0 channel AC-3 ; 16:9 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Turandot : in the forbidden city of Beijing, Giacomo Puccini's opera on the original site, completed by Franco Alfano ; libretto, Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni ; a production of Teatro Comunale di Firenze, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino ; stage director, Zhang Yimou ; producer, Konstantin Thoeren ; television director, Hugo Käch
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Executive producers, Opera on Original Site, China Performing Arts Agency ; organized by The Ministry of Culture of the People's Republic of China ; UFA International Film & TV Production GmbH in association with CLT-UFA International and BMG Classics GmbH
  • Videodisc release of the 1998 production recorded live in the Forbidden City, Beijing
  • Program notes in English, French, German, and Italian (19 p. ; 17 cm.)
  • Special features include: spoken commentary and synopsis in English, French, German, Italian, Chinese and Japanese ; The making of Turandot (30 min.) in English and German with French, German, Italian, Chinese and Japanese subtitles ; PCM audio track with still images ; multiple camera angles ; scene selections
Accompanying material
1 program notes (19 pages)
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
42001051
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 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
  • Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; for home or classroom use only
Other control number
743216091720
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
74321-60917-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; digitally mastered 2.0 channel AC-3 ; 16:9 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD

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