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The Resource Oedipus rex, CAMI Video and NHK present ; [by] Igor Stravinsky ; produced by Peter Gelb, Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor

Oedipus rex, CAMI Video and NHK present ; [by] Igor Stravinsky ; produced by Peter Gelb, Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor

Label
Oedipus rex
Title
Oedipus rex
Statement of responsibility
CAMI Video and NHK present ; [by] Igor Stravinsky ; produced by Peter Gelb, Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor
Title variation
Opera-oratorio after Sophocles
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Director
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
lat
Summary
This ambitious production uses a number of striking visual elements including a massive set that floats above a reflecting pool, huge puppets, and sculptures. The noted Butoh artist, Min Tanaka, dances the role of Oedipus, and is joined by twenty dancers to portray this classical tragedy
Member of
Additional physical form
Previously released as DVD
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1882-1971
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stravinsky, Igor
Date time place
Filmed Jun. 2005, at the Saito Kinen Festival, Matsumoto, Japan
Language note
This edition in Japanese and Latin
PerformerNote
Jessye Norman (Jocasta) ; Philip Langridge (Oedpius) ; Bryn Terfel (Creon) ; Min Tanaka (Oedipus dancer) ; Kayoko Shiraishi (The Speaker) ; Harry Peeters (Tiresias) ; Michio Tatara (Messenger) ; Robert Swensen (Shepherd) ; Shinyu-Kai Chorus ; Tokyo Opera Singers ; Saito Kinen Festival Dancers ; Saito Kinen Orchestra ; Seiji Ozawa, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1963
  • 1939-2010
  • 1935-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sophocles
  • Cocteau, Jean
  • Gelb, Peter
  • Jaffe, Pat
  • Langridge, Philip
  • Norman, Jessye
  • Ozawa, Seiji
  • Peeters, Harry
  • Shiraishi, Kayako
  • Swensen, Robert
  • Tanaka, Min
  • Tatara, Michio
  • Taymor, Julie
  • Terfel, Bryn
  • Saitō Kinen Ōkesutora
  • Tokyo Opera Singers
Runtime
102
Series statement
Dance in video, volume 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Operas
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Oedipus rex, CAMI Video and NHK present ; [by] Igor Stravinsky ; produced by Peter Gelb, Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Libretto after Sophocles by Jean Cocteau, Latin translation by Jean Daniélou, Japanese translation by Kazuko Matsuoka
  • Opera-oratorio in two acts
  • Title from resource description page (viewed Feb. 21, 2014)
Control code
ASP2088493/dav2
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (57 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Medium for sound
other
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
(OCoLC)877884300
Video recording format
other
Label
Oedipus rex, CAMI Video and NHK present ; [by] Igor Stravinsky ; produced by Peter Gelb, Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor
Publication
Note
  • Libretto after Sophocles by Jean Cocteau, Latin translation by Jean Daniélou, Japanese translation by Kazuko Matsuoka
  • Opera-oratorio in two acts
  • Title from resource description page (viewed Feb. 21, 2014)
Control code
ASP2088493/dav2
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (57 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Medium for sound
other
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
(OCoLC)877884300
Video recording format
other

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