Elektra / by Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; produced by ORF/BR/RM Arts in association with the Vienna State Opera/RTP/ABC Australia

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Subjects: Operas
Filmed operas
Formats: Video Recording, Laserdisc
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English, German
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Long Beach, Calif. : Pioneer Classics, [1995], c1989
LC Classification: M
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 12 in
Added Titles: Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949 Elektra
Analytic Titles: Elektra
Additional Authors: Conductor : Abbado, Claudio
Performer : Marton, Eva
Performer : Fassbaender, Brigitte
Performer : Studer, Cheryl
Performer : Grundheber, Franz
Performer : King, James, 1925-2005
Kupfer, Harry
Large, Brian
Hofmannsthal, Hugo von, 1874-1929
Wiener Staatsoper
Österreichischer Rundfunk
RM Arts (Firm)
Pioneer Classics (Firm)
Notes: UPC: 013023439269
Issue number: PC-95-066Pioneer
Laser disc, CLV, digital sound, stereo., CX encoded
Sung in German; English subtitles
Eva Marton, Brigitte Fassbander, Cheryl Studer, Franz Grundheber, James King ; Chorus and Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera ; Claudio Abbado, conductor
Credits: Director, Harry Kupfer ; director for video, Brian Large ; executive producer, Franz Kabelka
Summary: "The opera opens with an abattoir, the five maids puling dripping chunks of carcasses into barrows and closes with a more human slaughterhouse as Orestes raises his blood drenched hands to heaven"--Cover
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 32437770
ISBN/ISSN: 0130234392
PC-95-066