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The Resource Elektra, Metropolitan Opera ; Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; producer, Herbert Graf ; TV director, Brian Large

Elektra, Metropolitan Opera ; Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; producer, Herbert Graf ; TV director, Brian Large

Label
Elektra
Title
Elektra
Statement of responsibility
Metropolitan Opera ; Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; producer, Herbert Graf ; TV director, Brian Large
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Producer
Production company
Television director
Subject
Language
  • ger
  • ger
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • jpn
  • ger
Summary
A musical interpretation of Sophocles' tale of the violent revenge that Elektra exacts for the murder of her father by his wife and her lover
Cataloging source
NUI
Characteristic
transparency
LC call number
M1500.S7
LC item number
E52 2006 DVD
PerformerNote
Mignon Dunn (Klytämnestra), Birgit Nilsson (Elektra), Leonie Rysanek (Elektra), Robert Nagy (Aegisth), Donald McIntyre (Orest), John Cheek (der Pfleger des Orest), Constance Webber (die Vertraute), Elizabeth Anguish (die Schleppträgerin), Charles Anthony (ein junger Diener), Talmage Harper (ein alter Diener), Elizabeth Coss (die Aufseherin), Batyah Godfrey, Shirley Love, Ariel Bybee, Loretta di Franco, Alma Jean Smith (fünf Mägde), Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, James Levine, conductor
Runtime
158
Technique
live action
Label
Elektra, Metropolitan Opera ; Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; producer, Herbert Graf ; TV director, Brian Large
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Picture format 4:3, NTSC
  • Booklet with program notes in English (11 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm) inserted in container
  • Special features: curtain calls, interviews with Birgit Nilsson
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
1 videodisc (156 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007341117
Other physical details
sound, color :
Publisher number
B0007475-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn852415334
  • UtOrBLW
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1, PCM stereo., DTS 5.1; region code 0 (worldwide)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Elektra, Metropolitan Opera ; Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; producer, Herbert Graf ; TV director, Brian Large
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Picture format 4:3, NTSC
  • Booklet with program notes in English (11 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm) inserted in container
  • Special features: curtain calls, interviews with Birgit Nilsson
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
1 videodisc (156 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007341117
Other physical details
sound, color :
Publisher number
B0007475-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn852415334
  • UtOrBLW
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1, PCM stereo., DTS 5.1; region code 0 (worldwide)
Video recording format
DVD

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