Franklin

Orpheus in der Unterwelt / Jacques Offenbach.

Publication:
[Halle/Saale] : Arthaus, [2013] , ©2013
Format/Description:
Video
2 videodiscs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Operas.
Orpheus (Greek mythological character) -- Drama.
Eurydice (Greek mythological character) -- Drama.
Eurydice (Greek mythology)
Operas.
Orpheus (Greek mythology)
Form/Genre:
Operas
Drama.
Language:
Sung and spoken principally in German; the role of Pluto/Aristeus sung and spoken principally in French; with optional English and German subtitles.
System Details:
digital optical PCM stereo
DVD video NTSC
video file DVD video region 0
Participant:
Donald Grobe (Orpheus) ; Julia Migenes Johnson (Eurydike) ; Mona Seefried (die Öffentliche Meinung) ; Hans Beirer (Jupiter) ; Astrid Varnay (Juno) ; George Shrley (Aristeus/Pluto) ; Helmuth Lohner (Hans Styx) ; Janis Martin (Diana) ; Annabelle Bernard (Venus) ; Carol Malone (Cupido) ; Perter Maus (Merkur) ; Manfred Röhrl (Mars) ; supporting soloists ; Chorus, Orchestra, and Ballet of the Deutsche Oper Berlin ; Jesús López Cobos, conductor.
Credits:
Stage director, Götz Friedrich ; stage and costume designer, Andreas Reinhardt ; chorus master, Walter Hagen-Groll ; choreographer, Ivan Sertić; video director, Brian Large.
Notes:
Burlesque opera in three acts.
Title from disc label.
Libretto by Hector Crémieux with additional lyrics by Ludovic Halévy; new version by Götz Friedrich and Thomas Woikewitsch.
Recorded in performance 1984 January 1, Deutsche Oper Berlin.
Bonus features: Intermission interviews with the cast, Gö̈tz Friedrich and Jesús López Cobos.
Program notes in English and German (27 pages) in container.
Contributor:
Offenbach, Jacques, 1819-1880, composer.
Crémieux, Hector-Jonathan, 1828-1892, librettist.
Halévy, Ludovic, 1834-1908, librettist.
Friedrich, Götz, librettist, stage director.
Woitkewitsch, Thomas, librettist.
Grobe, Donald, performer.
Migenes-Johnson, Julia, performer.
Seefried, Mona, performer.
Beirer, Hans, performer.
Varnay, Astrid, performer.
Shirley, George, performer.
Lohner, Helmut, performer.
Martin, Janis, performer.
Bernard, Annabelle, performer.
Malone, Carol, 1943- performer.
Maus, Peter, performer.
Röhrl, Manfred, 1935- performer.
López-Cobos, Jesús, conductor.
Reinhardt, Andreas, 1937- set designer, costume designer.
Hagen-Groll, Walter, contributor.
Sertić, Ivan, choreographer.
Large, Brian, director.
Deutsche Oper Berlin, performer.
Arthaus Musik (Firm), distributor.
Contains:
Offenbach, Jacques, 1819-1880. Orphée aux enfers. German.
OCLC:
854864814
Publisher Number:
807280167993
101 679 Arthaus
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