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The Resource Falstaff, a BBC classical music production in association with Opus Arte Media Productions ; music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Arrigo Boito ; television producer, Sue Judd ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton

Falstaff, a BBC classical music production in association with Opus Arte Media Productions ; music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Arrigo Boito ; television producer, Sue Judd ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton

Label
Falstaff
Title
Falstaff
Statement of responsibility
a BBC classical music production in association with Opus Arte Media Productions ; music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Arrigo Boito ; television producer, Sue Judd ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
Summary
The comic misadventures of Shakespeare's Sir John Falstaff, adapted from his Merry wives of Windsor and Henry IV by Verdi and Boito
Related
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera supervisor, Bruce Miller ; videotape editor, Paul Farmer ; stage director, Graham Vick
Language note
Sung in Italian with optional English subtitles; credits in English
LC call number
M 1500 .V48 F2 2001
PerformerNote
  • Bryn Terfel (Sir John Falstaff), Roberto Frontali (Ford), Kenneth Tarver (Fenton), Barbara Frittoli (Alice Ford), Desirée Rancatore (Nannetta), Bernadette Manca di Nissa (Mistress Quickly)
  • The Royal Opera Chorus and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House conducted by Bernard Haitink
Runtime
157
Technique
live action
Label
Falstaff, a BBC classical music production in association with Opus Arte Media Productions ; music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Arrigo Boito ; television producer, Sue Judd ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from credits and container
  • A performance from the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, originally televised live by the BBC in December 1999
  • Booklet with plot summary and biographical information in English, French, and German (22 p. : ill ; 18 cm.) inserted in container
  • Special features include the plot summary broadcast by the BBC, interviews with Bryn Terfel, Bernard Haitink and Graham Vick, and a news feature about the extensive renovations to the stage machinery of the Royal Opera House which was originally broadcast by the BBC prior to the house's reopening in December 1999
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 157 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OA 0823 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn369334632
System details
DVD; Dolby digital surround sound
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Falstaff, a BBC classical music production in association with Opus Arte Media Productions ; music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Arrigo Boito ; television producer, Sue Judd ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from credits and container
  • A performance from the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, originally televised live by the BBC in December 1999
  • Booklet with plot summary and biographical information in English, French, and German (22 p. : ill ; 18 cm.) inserted in container
  • Special features include the plot summary broadcast by the BBC, interviews with Bryn Terfel, Bernard Haitink and Graham Vick, and a news feature about the extensive renovations to the stage machinery of the Royal Opera House which was originally broadcast by the BBC prior to the house's reopening in December 1999
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 157 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OA 0823 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn369334632
System details
DVD; Dolby digital surround sound
Video recording format
laserdisc

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