Ariadne auf Naxos / music by Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal

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Subjects: Operas
Filmed operas
Formats: Video Recording, Laserdisc
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: German, Summary is in English, Accompanying material in English, Accompanying material in French, English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Hamburg : Deutsche Grammophon Video ; New York : Polygram Records, [1989]
LC Classification: M
Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (148 min.) : sd., col. ; 12 in
Added Titles: Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949 Ariadne auf Naxos
Additional Authors: Librettist : Hofmannsthal, Hugo von, 1874-1929
Performer : Norman, Jessye
Performer : Battle, Kathleen
Performer : Troyanos, Tatiana
Performer : King, James, 1925-2005
Performer : Nentwig, Franz Ferdinand
Conductor : Levine, James, 1943-
Large, Brian
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Deutsche Grammophon Video
PolyGram Records, Inc
Notes: UPC: 044007251119
LaserVision CLV, Stereo., CX encoded
Opera in one act with a prologue
In German with English subtitles
Jessye Norman, Primadonna/Ariadne; Kathleen Battle, Zerbinetta; Tatiana Troyanos, der Komponist; James King, der Tenor/Bacchus; Franz Ferdinand Nentwig, ein Musiklehrer; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; James Levine, conductor
Credits: Peter Gelb, executive producer; Brian Large, video director; Jay David Saks, audio producer; producer, Samuel J. Paul
Produced at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York, March 1988
Essays by William Mann and Jean-Jacques Velly and synopsis by Karl Dietrich Gräwe in English and French in accompanying booklet (9 p.)
Includes "Ariadne auf Naxos in Rehearsal", a film by Susan Froemke, Peter Gelb, and Pat Jaffe
Deutsche Grammophon 072 511-1
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 21010617
ISBN/ISSN: 0440072511