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The Resource Death in Venice : Tod in Venedig [videorecording], a dance of death by John Neumeier ; freely adapted from Thomas Mann's novella ; music by Johann Sebastian Bach & Richard Wagner ; choreography, staging and lighting design: John Neumeier

Death in Venice : Tod in Venedig [videorecording], a dance of death by John Neumeier ; freely adapted from Thomas Mann's novella ; music by Johann Sebastian Bach & Richard Wagner ; choreography, staging and lighting design: John Neumeier

Label
Death in Venice : Tod in Venedig [videorecording]
Title
Death in Venice
Title remainder
Tod in Venedig [videorecording]
Statement of responsibility
a dance of death by John Neumeier ; freely adapted from Thomas Mann's novella ; music by Johann Sebastian Bach & Richard Wagner ; choreography, staging and lighting design: John Neumeier
Title variation
Tod in Venedig
Contributor
Choreographer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • ger
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
Summary
Gustav von Aschenbach, the great choreographer, has come to a turning point, surprisingly late in life, where his suppressed homosexuality makes him incapable of creating his new ballet based on the Prussian King Frederick the Great. He eventually turns from art to life, and death in Venice
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
VRC
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Tod in Venedig (Choreographic work : Neumeier)
Credits note
Set design, Peter Schmidt; costume design, John Neumeier, Peter Schmidt ; producer, Dietrich Mack ; directed for TV by Thomas Grimm
Date time place
Recorded in performance, 2004, Festspielhaus Baden-Baden
Language note
Special feature in German; subtitles in German, English or French
PerformerNote
Lloyd Riggins (Gustav von Aschenbach, master choreographer) ; Laura Cazzaniga (his assistant/his mother/Tadzio's mother) ; Ivan Urban (his "Friedrich der Grosse") ; Hamburg Ballett ; Elizabeth Cooper, piano
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1875-1955
  • 1970-
  • 1937 December 10-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Neumeier, John
  • Mann, Thomas
  • Riggins, Lloyd
  • Cazzaniga, Laura
  • Urban, Ivan
  • Cooper, Elizabeth
  • Schmidt, Peter
  • Mack, Dietrich
  • Grimm, Thomas
  • Beilharz, Norbert
  • Hamburger Ballett
  • SWR Media GmbH
  • Arthaus Musik (Firm)
Runtime
182
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballets
  • Ballets
Technique
live action
Label
Death in Venice : Tod in Venedig [videorecording], a dance of death by John Neumeier ; freely adapted from Thomas Mann's novella ; music by Johann Sebastian Bach & Richard Wagner ; choreography, staging and lighting design: John Neumeier
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Ballet
  • Title from container
  • Program notes and synopsis in English, German and French (19 p. : ill.) inserted in container
  • Bonus: Another Liebestod = Der andere Liebestod / a film by Norbert Beilharz ; including an interview with John Neumeier and rehearsal footage (59 min.)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (19 p. : ill. ; 18 cm)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
1. Creation and fame -- II. On the brink of exhaustion -- III. A sensation of swimming -- IV. The silent encounter -- V. In Elysium ; On the Lido -- VI. A Dionysian dream -- VII. Metamophosis -- VIII. Dance of death -- IX. The pure sound of the piano -- X. Liebestod
Control code
810459053
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (182 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
807280162295
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
101 622
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)810459053
System details
DVD-9; NTSC; region code 0; aspect ratio 16:9; soundtrack in PCM stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Death in Venice : Tod in Venedig [videorecording], a dance of death by John Neumeier ; freely adapted from Thomas Mann's novella ; music by Johann Sebastian Bach & Richard Wagner ; choreography, staging and lighting design: John Neumeier
Publication
Note
  • Ballet
  • Title from container
  • Program notes and synopsis in English, German and French (19 p. : ill.) inserted in container
  • Bonus: Another Liebestod = Der andere Liebestod / a film by Norbert Beilharz ; including an interview with John Neumeier and rehearsal footage (59 min.)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (19 p. : ill. ; 18 cm)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
1. Creation and fame -- II. On the brink of exhaustion -- III. A sensation of swimming -- IV. The silent encounter -- V. In Elysium ; On the Lido -- VI. A Dionysian dream -- VII. Metamophosis -- VIII. Dance of death -- IX. The pure sound of the piano -- X. Liebestod
Control code
810459053
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (182 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
807280162295
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
101 622
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)810459053
System details
DVD-9; NTSC; region code 0; aspect ratio 16:9; soundtrack in PCM stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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