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The Resource La forza del destino, [music by] Giuseppe Verdi ; production, John Dexter ; producer, Samuel J. Paul III ; directed by Kirk Browning, (videorecording)

La forza del destino, [music by] Giuseppe Verdi ; production, John Dexter ; producer, Samuel J. Paul III ; directed by Kirk Browning, (videorecording)

Label
La forza del destino
Title
La forza del destino
Statement of responsibility
[music by] Giuseppe Verdi ; production, John Dexter ; producer, Samuel J. Paul III ; directed by Kirk Browning
Contributor
Bibliographic antecedent
Conductor
Director
Librettist
Publisher
Production personnel
Performer
Producer
Vocalist
Subject
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
Summary
The story of two lovers who are separated, then pursued by her brother who is convinced that they are responsible for her father's death. This tragic story of love, honor and vengence is based on the premise that fate is inexorable, that there is no free choice
Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
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Live from the Met
Credits note
Camera, Juan Barrera ... [et al.] ; choreographer, Donald Mahler
Date time place
Videorecording of the March 24, 1984 performance at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center, New York City
Language note
Sung in Italian with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Leontyne Price (Leonora) ; Isola Jones (Preziosilla) ; Giuseppe Giacomini (Don Alvaro) ; Leo Nucci (Don Carlo) ; Enrico Fissore (Fra Melitone) ; Bonaldo Giaiotti (Padre Guardiano) ; Richard Vernon (Marquis of Calatrava) ; Diane Kesling (Curra) ; Anthony Laciura (Trabuco) ; The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; James Levine, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-1990
  • 1921-2008
  • 1810-1876
  • 1953-2006
  • 1943-
  • 1813-1901
  • 1791-1865
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  • Dexter, John
  • Paul, Samuel J
  • Browning, Kirk
  • Piave, Francesco Maria
  • Price, Leontyne
  • Jones, Isola
  • Giacomini, Giuseppe
  • Nucci, Leo
  • Fissore, Enrico
  • Giaiotti, Bonaldo
  • Vernon, Richard
  • Kesling, Diane
  • Laciura, Anthony
  • Levine, James
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Rivas, Angel de Saavedra
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Pioneer Classics (Firm)
Runtime
179
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Opera
Technique
live action
Label
La forza del destino, [music by] Giuseppe Verdi ; production, John Dexter ; producer, Samuel J. Paul III ; directed by Kirk Browning, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera in three acts
  • At head of title: The Metropolitan Opera
  • Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, after the play Don Alvaro o la fuerza del sin by Angel de Saavedra, Duke of Rivas
  • Previously released on videocassette by Pioneer Artists in 1986 (PA-88-227)
  • Originally broadcast by PBS on October 31, 1984 in the Live from the Met series
  • Introduction and synopsis (1 folded sheet ([6] p.) : ill. ; 19 cm.) inserted in container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
47725642
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (179 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013023150393
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • PC-11503D
  • PA-88-227
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
La forza del destino, [music by] Giuseppe Verdi ; production, John Dexter ; producer, Samuel J. Paul III ; directed by Kirk Browning, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Opera in three acts
  • At head of title: The Metropolitan Opera
  • Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, after the play Don Alvaro o la fuerza del sin by Angel de Saavedra, Duke of Rivas
  • Previously released on videocassette by Pioneer Artists in 1986 (PA-88-227)
  • Originally broadcast by PBS on October 31, 1984 in the Live from the Met series
  • Introduction and synopsis (1 folded sheet ([6] p.) : ill. ; 19 cm.) inserted in container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
47725642
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (179 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013023150393
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • PC-11503D
  • PA-88-227
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

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