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The Resource Madama Butterfly, by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa ; produced by Giulio Chazalettes ; [television production] Polivideo ; director, Brian Large ; executive producer, Robin Scott ; produced by NVC Arts and Radiotelevisione italiana in association with RTSI

Madama Butterfly, by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa ; produced by Giulio Chazalettes ; [television production] Polivideo ; director, Brian Large ; executive producer, Robin Scott ; produced by NVC Arts and Radiotelevisione italiana in association with RTSI

Label
Madama Butterfly
Title
Madama Butterfly
Statement of responsibility
by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa ; produced by Giulio Chazalettes ; [television production] Polivideo ; director, Brian Large ; executive producer, Robin Scott ; produced by NVC Arts and Radiotelevisione italiana in association with RTSI
Contributor
Conductor
Designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • ita
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • spa
  • ita
Summary
An American naval officer marries a Japanese geisha girl known as Butterfly and then abandons her. Butterfly steadfastly awaits his return for three years, only to learn when Pinkerton returns that he has married an American woman
Related
Cataloging source
CR2
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Scenery and costumes, Ulisse Santicchi ; chorus master, Corrado Mirandola ; conductor, Maurizio Arena ; cameramen, Giorgio de Luigi ... [et al.] ; video tape editors, Franco Guerini and Massimo Bartocci ; post production supervisor, Carl Simons
Date time place
Recorded at the Arena di Verona, Italy, July 1983
Dewey number
782.1
Language note
Sung in Italian with optional subtitles in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish
LC call number
M1500.P83
LC item number
M3 1997
PerformerNote
Raina Kabaivanska (Butterfly), Nazzareno Antinori (Pinkerton), Eleonora Jankovic (Suzuki), Lorenzo Saccomani (Sharpless), Mario Ferrara (Goro), Giuseppe Zecchillo (Prince Yamadori), Gianni Brunelli (The Bonze), Marisa Zotti (Kate Pinkerton), Bruno Grella (Yakusidè), Carlo Meliciani (Imperial Commissioner), Bruno Tessari (Registrar), Lina Rossi (Madama Butterfly's mother), Anna Lia Bazzani (her aunt), Sandra Zamuner (her cousin) ; Orchestra and Chorus of the Arena Di Verona
Runtime
144
Technique
live action
Label
Madama Butterfly, by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa ; produced by Giulio Chazalettes ; [television production] Polivideo ; director, Brian Large ; executive producer, Robin Scott ; produced by NVC Arts and Radiotelevisione italiana in association with RTSI
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Act 1. Introduction -- E soffitto--e pareti -- Questa è la cameriera -- Dovunque al mondo -- Quale smania vi prende! -- Quanto cielo! -- Gran ventura -- L'Imperial Commissario -- Vieni, amor mio! -- Ieri son salita tutta sola -- Ed eccoci in famiglia -- Vieni la sera -- Bimba dagli occhi pieni di malia -- Vogliatemi bene -- Act 2. E Izaghi ed Izanami -- Un bel dì vedremo -- C'è. Entrate -- Non lo sapete insomma -- A voi però giurerei fede costante -- Ora a noi -- E questo? e questo? -- Che tua Madre dovrà -- Lo scendo al piano -- Vespa! Rospo maledetto! -- Una nave da guerra -- Scuoti quella fronda di ciliegio -- Or vienmi ad adornar -- Coro a bocca chiusa -- Act 3. Oh eh! Oh eh! -- Già il sole! -- Povera Butterfly! -- Io so che alle sue pene -- Addio, fiorito asil -- Glielo dirai? -- Che vuol da me? -- Come una mosca prigioniera -- Con onor muore
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (144 min.)
Isbn
9780769776217
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031210394
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D2103
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54484777
  • (OCoLC)ocn827080973
System details
DVD; NTSC; Region 1; Full screen, 4:3; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Madama Butterfly, by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa ; produced by Giulio Chazalettes ; [television production] Polivideo ; director, Brian Large ; executive producer, Robin Scott ; produced by NVC Arts and Radiotelevisione italiana in association with RTSI
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Act 1. Introduction -- E soffitto--e pareti -- Questa è la cameriera -- Dovunque al mondo -- Quale smania vi prende! -- Quanto cielo! -- Gran ventura -- L'Imperial Commissario -- Vieni, amor mio! -- Ieri son salita tutta sola -- Ed eccoci in famiglia -- Vieni la sera -- Bimba dagli occhi pieni di malia -- Vogliatemi bene -- Act 2. E Izaghi ed Izanami -- Un bel dì vedremo -- C'è. Entrate -- Non lo sapete insomma -- A voi però giurerei fede costante -- Ora a noi -- E questo? e questo? -- Che tua Madre dovrà -- Lo scendo al piano -- Vespa! Rospo maledetto! -- Una nave da guerra -- Scuoti quella fronda di ciliegio -- Or vienmi ad adornar -- Coro a bocca chiusa -- Act 3. Oh eh! Oh eh! -- Già il sole! -- Povera Butterfly! -- Io so che alle sue pene -- Addio, fiorito asil -- Glielo dirai? -- Che vuol da me? -- Come una mosca prigioniera -- Con onor muore
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (144 min.)
Isbn
9780769776217
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031210394
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D2103
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54484777
  • (OCoLC)ocn827080973
System details
DVD; NTSC; Region 1; Full screen, 4:3; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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