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The Resource Castor et Pollux, Jean-Philippe Rameau ; libretto, Pierre -Joseph Bernard

Castor et Pollux, Jean-Philippe Rameau ; libretto, Pierre -Joseph Bernard

Label
Castor et Pollux
Title
Castor et Pollux
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Philippe Rameau ; libretto, Pierre -Joseph Bernard
Creator
Contributor
Choreographer
Conductor
Costume designer
Director
Librettist
Lighting designer
Performer
Producer
Set designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • fre
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • spa
  • fre
Summary
Castor et Pollux is arguably Rameau's finest creation in the tragedies lyrique style. Its libretto, based in mythology, focuses on an unusual theme: the self-sacrificing love between Castor, who is mortal, and his immortal brother, Pollux
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Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Stage director, Pierre Audi; set & costume designer, Patrick Kinmonth ; lighting designer, Jean Kalman ; choreographer, Amir Hosseinpour ; TV director, Misjel Vermeiren ; TV producer, Coby van Dijck
Date time place
Recorded in performance Jan. 21 & 25, 2008, Het Muziektheater, Amsterdam
Dewey number
782.1
Language note
Sung in French (opera); spoken in English (bonus); with Dutch, English, French, German, Italian or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
M1500.R36
LC item number
C37 2009
PerformerNote
Anna Maria Panzarella (Télaïre) ; Véronique Gens (Phébé) ; Judith Van Wanroij (Cléone) ; Finnur Bjarnason (Castor) ; Henk Neven (Pollux) ; Nicolas Testé (Jupiter) ; Thomas Oliemans (high priest) ; Anders J. Dahlin (Mercury) ; Les Talens Lyriques ; chorus of De Nederlandse Opera ; Christophe Rousset, conductor
Runtime
156
Technique
live action
Label
Castor et Pollux, Jean-Philippe Rameau ; libretto, Pierre -Joseph Bernard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Tragédie lyrique in 5 acts
  • Release date: Apr. 28, 2009
  • Bonus: To serve this big spectacle : a look behind the scenes with commentary by Pierre Audi and members of the cast and crew
  • Program notes in English by Reiner E. Moritz ([6] p.) inserted in container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (156 min.)
Isbn
9780769707044
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031070493
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D0704
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn311622608
  • (OCoLC)ocn506318163
System details
DVD-9; soundtracks in DTS 5.1, LPCM stereo (opera), Dolby digital 2.0 (bonus); aspect ratio 16:9
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Castor et Pollux, Jean-Philippe Rameau ; libretto, Pierre -Joseph Bernard
Publication
Note
  • Tragédie lyrique in 5 acts
  • Release date: Apr. 28, 2009
  • Bonus: To serve this big spectacle : a look behind the scenes with commentary by Pierre Audi and members of the cast and crew
  • Program notes in English by Reiner E. Moritz ([6] p.) inserted in container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (156 min.)
Isbn
9780769707044
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031070493
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D0704
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn311622608
  • (OCoLC)ocn506318163
System details
DVD-9; soundtracks in DTS 5.1, LPCM stereo (opera), Dolby digital 2.0 (bonus); aspect ratio 16:9
Video recording format
DVD

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