Billy Budd an opera / by Benjamin Britten ; libretto by E.M. Forster and Eric Crozier ; adapted from the story by Herman Melville ; a BBC-TV/RM Arts co-production

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Subjects: Operas
Filmed operas
Formats: Video Recording, Laserdisc
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Long Beach, Calif. : Pioneer Artists, c1988
LC Classification: M
Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (157 min.) : sd., col. ; 12 in
Added Titles: Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976 Billy Budd
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 Billy Budd
Additional Authors: Performer : Allen, Thomas, 1944-
Performer : Langridge, Philip, 1939-2010
Performer : Van Allan, Richard
Conductor : Atherton, David, 1944-
Crozier, Eric
Forster, E. M. (Edward Morgan), 1879-1970
English National Opera
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service
RM Arts (Firm)
Pioneer Artists (Firm)
Notes: UPC: 013023243705
LaserVision CLV
Sung in English
Cast: Thomas Allen, baritone ; Philip Langridge, tenor ; Richard Van Allan, bass ; English National Opera ; David Atherton, conductor
Credits: Director, Tim Albery ; designers, Tom Cairns, Anthony McDonald
Stereo., digital sound, CX encoded
Synopsis of the plot on container
Pioneer Artists: PA 90-298
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 26747806
ISBN/ISSN: 0130232437