Fidelio / the Metropolitan Opera presents ; [music] by Ludwig van Beethoven ; libretto by Joseph von Sonnleithner with revisions by Stephan von Breuning and Georg Friedrich Treitschke

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Subjects: Operas
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: German, The recording is in German, Summary is in German, Summary is in English, Summary is in French, Summary is in Spanish, Summary is in Chinese, Accompanying material in English, Accompanying material in French, Accompanying material in German, English (translated from), Chinese, French, English, Spanish
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Hamburg : Deutsche Grammophon : Distributed by Universal Music & Video Distribution, Corp., c2003
LC Classification: M
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + Program notes (23 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Added Titles: Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 Fidelio. (1814)
Analytic Titles: Fidelio. (1814)
Additional Authors: Librettist : Sonnleithner, Joseph Ferdinand, 1766-1835
Production personnel : Flimm, Jürgen, 1941-
Designer : Israel, Robert, 1939-
Designer : Schuler, Duane
Director : Large, Brian
Performer : Mattila, Karita
Performer : Welch-Babidge, Jennifer
Performer : Heppner, Ben
Performer : Polenzani, Matthew
Performer : Struckmann, Falk
Performer : Pape, René
Performer : Lloyd, Robert, 1940-
Conductor : Levine, James, 1943-
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Notes: UPC: 044007305294
Videorecording number: B0001417-09
Opera in two acts, after Jean-Nicholas Bouilly's Léonore, ou l'amour conjugal
Sung in German; subtitles in German, English, French, Chinese, Spanish
Credits: Production, Jürgen Flimm ; set designer, Robert Israel ; costume designer, Florence von Gerkan ; lighting designer, Duane Schuler ; video director, Brian Large
Karita Mattila (Leonore) ; Jennifer Welch-Babidge (Marzelline) ; Ben Heppner (Florestan) ; Matthew Polenzani (Jaquino) ; Falk Struckmann (Don Pizzaro) ; René Pape (Rocco) ; Robert Lloyd (Don Fernando) ; supporting soloists ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; James Levine, conductor
Produced at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York, October 2000
DVD; DTS 5.1; Dolby digital 5.1; PCM stereo
A Metropolitan Opera television production
Bonus: Picture gallery ("Fidelio" at the Met); trailer
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Program notes by Mike Ashman and synopsis both in English with French and German translations in container
OCLC Number: 53880828
ISBN/ISSN: 0440073052