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Rêves d'un Marco Polo, Claude Vivier ; Opus Arte production

Label
Rêves d'un Marco Polo
Title
Rêves d'un Marco Polo
Statement of responsibility
Claude Vivier ; Opus Arte production
Contributor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • dut
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • spa
Summary
Kopernikus: In this mystic tale, the central character Agni calls on historical and mythical figures: Lewis Carroll, Merlin, a witch, the Queen of the Night, a blind prophet, an old monk, Tristan, Isolde, Mozart, the Lord of the Waters, Kopernikus and his mother. Marco Polo: a series of tableaux about Marco Polo, some vocal, others instrumental, which meditate on inner treasures and human suffering
Related
Cataloging source
FQG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Libretto for Kopernikus, Claude Vivier ; texts for Marco Polo by Claude Vivier, Paul Chamberland, Friedrich Hölderlin and Martin Luther King ; Asko Ensemble ; Schönberg-Ensemble ; musical director, Reinbert de Leeuw ; stage director, Pierre Audi ; revival directors, Pierre Audi and Bert Bijnen ; set and lighting design, Jean Kalman ; costume design, Angelo Figus
Date time place
Recorded live at the Gasholder Cultuurpark Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam, 2004
Language note
Sung in English, French and German, with subtitles in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, and Dutch
PerformerNote
  • Susan Narucki (soprano), Lani Poulson (alto), Claron McFadden (soprano), Tomoko Makuuchi (soprano), Marion van den Akker (mezzo soprano), Karl Daymond (Baryton Martin), Richard Lloyd Morgan (baritone), Harry van der Kamp (basso profundo), Kathryn Harries (mezzo soprano), Helena Rasker (alto), Terence Mierau (tenor), James Ottaway (baritone), Charles Hens (tenor), Johan Leysen (narrator)
  • Marijke van Kooten (violin), Marieke Schut (oboe), Ermo Hartsuijker (clarinet), Hans Colbers (clarinet), Harry Sparnaay (bass clarinet), Henrik Jan Lindhout (trumpet), Toon van Ulsen (trombone), Peppie Wiersma (percussion)
Runtime
260
Technique
live action
Label
Rêves d'un Marco Polo, Claude Vivier ; Opus Arte production
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera in two parts
  • Accompanying booklet in container features program notes in English, French, and German
  • Extra features: Introductions ; "Claude Vivier, " a 60-minute documentary by Cherry Duyns ; interviews with Reinbert de Leeuw and others
Accompanying material
1 booklet (20 pages : color illustrations ; 18 cm.).
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
Part 1: Kopernikus -- Part 2: Marco Polo: Glaubst du an die Unsterblichkeit der Seele? (opening fragment) -- Prologue pour un Marco Polo -- Shiraz -- Lonely child -- Zipangu -- Wo bist du, Licht? -- Glaubst du an die Unsterblichkeit der Seele?
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (260 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
809478009436
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OA 0943 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm65181836
  • (OCoLC)ocn376700736
System details
DVD-9; soundtracks in DTS 5.1, LPCM stereo; aspect ratio 16:9
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Rêves d'un Marco Polo, Claude Vivier ; Opus Arte production
Publication
Note
  • Opera in two parts
  • Accompanying booklet in container features program notes in English, French, and German
  • Extra features: Introductions ; "Claude Vivier, " a 60-minute documentary by Cherry Duyns ; interviews with Reinbert de Leeuw and others
Accompanying material
1 booklet (20 pages : color illustrations ; 18 cm.).
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
Part 1: Kopernikus -- Part 2: Marco Polo: Glaubst du an die Unsterblichkeit der Seele? (opening fragment) -- Prologue pour un Marco Polo -- Shiraz -- Lonely child -- Zipangu -- Wo bist du, Licht? -- Glaubst du an die Unsterblichkeit der Seele?
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (260 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
809478009436
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OA 0943 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm65181836
  • (OCoLC)ocn376700736
System details
DVD-9; soundtracks in DTS 5.1, LPCM stereo; aspect ratio 16:9
Video recording format
DVD

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