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The Resource The bartered bride, Smetana ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; production, John Dexter ; [a Metropolitan Opera Television production] ; directed by Kirk Browning ; producer, Christopher Sarson

The bartered bride, Smetana ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; production, John Dexter ; [a Metropolitan Opera Television production] ; directed by Kirk Browning ; producer, Christopher Sarson

Label
The bartered bride
Title
The bartered bride
Statement of responsibility
Smetana ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; production, John Dexter ; [a Metropolitan Opera Television production] ; directed by Kirk Browning ; producer, Christopher Sarson
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Director
Designer
Librettist
Performer
Producer
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • cze
  • cze
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Smetana's comedy follows a tale of young love triumphing over parental interference and mistaken identities
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
ZMS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Set designer, Josef Svoboda ; costume designer, Jan Skalicky ; lighting designer, Gil Wechsler ; choreographer, Pavel Šmok ; camera, Juan Barrera ... [et al.]
Date time place
Recorded at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, November 1978
Dewey number
782.1
Language note
Sung in English; optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Teresa Stratas (Mařenka) ; Nicolai Gedda (Jeník) ; Jon Vickers (Vašek) ; Martti Talvela (Kecal) ; Derek Hammond-Stroud (A farmer) ; Elizabeth Coss (Ludmilla) ; Alan Crofoot (A circus barker/Manager) ; Colette Boky (Esmeralda) ; Andrij Dobriansky (Red Indian) ; Jean Kraft (Háta) ; John Cheek (Tobiaš Micha) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; James Levine, conductor
Runtime
151
Series statement
James Levine celebrating 40 years at the Met
Technique
live action
Label
The bartered bride, Smetana ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; production, John Dexter ; [a Metropolitan Opera Television production] ; directed by Kirk Browning ; producer, Christopher Sarson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera
  • Original Czech libretto by Karel Sabina; English libretto by Tony Harrison
  • Live from the Met--Closing credits
  • Program notes and synopsis in English inserted in container
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (151 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 811357013342
  • 811357013557
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
811357013342
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn800413645
  • UtOrBLW
System details
DVD; LPCM stereo., DTS 5.1 surround; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The bartered bride, Smetana ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; production, John Dexter ; [a Metropolitan Opera Television production] ; directed by Kirk Browning ; producer, Christopher Sarson
Publication
Note
  • Opera
  • Original Czech libretto by Karel Sabina; English libretto by Tony Harrison
  • Live from the Met--Closing credits
  • Program notes and synopsis in English inserted in container
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (151 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 811357013342
  • 811357013557
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
811357013342
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn800413645
  • UtOrBLW
System details
DVD; LPCM stereo., DTS 5.1 surround; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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