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Author Nielsen, Carl, 1865-1931.

Title Maskarade / Carl Nielsen.

Publication Info. Copenhagen : Dacapo, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  DVD 781.68 MAS    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Note Comic opera in 3 acts.
Libretto by Vilhelm Andersen, based on Ludvig Holberg's play Mascarade.
Performer Stephen Milling (Jeronimus) ; Susanne Resmark (Magdelone) ; Niels Jørgen Riis (Leander) ; Johan Reuter (Henrik) ; Ole Hedegaard (Arv) ; Poul Elming (Leonard) ; Gisella Stille (Leonora) ; Hanne Fischer (Pernille) ; Royal Danish Orchestra ; Royal Danish Opera Choir ; Michael Schønwandt, conductor.
Credits Kaspar Bech Holten and Morgan Alling, stage directors.
Note "Co-production by the Royal Danish Theatre and the Danish Broadcasting Corporation/DR"--Container.
Recorded live at Operaen, Copenhagen, Nov. 13 and 15, 2006.
Program notes and synposes, all in English, German, and Danish (63 p.) inserted in container.
Special features: Introductions to Maskarade; The making of Maskarade (Thomas Luffe, director).
Summary This DVD production of Carl Nielsen's treasured opera Maskarade bears witness to the spectacular 2006 staging at the Royal Danish Opera by top director Kasper Bech Holten and chief conductor Michael Schønwandt. The immortal story of old Jeronimus versus the young rebels is given new life in impressive surroundings while still continuing the proud traditions of the Royal Danish Opera, featuring the strongest Maskarade cast in living memory.
Language Sung in Danish, with subtitles in English, German, and Danish.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Operas.
Nielsen, Carl, 1865-1931. Maskarade.
Added Author Andersen, Vilhelm, 1864-1953.
Holten, Kaspar Bech.
Alling, Morgan.
Milling, Stephen.
Resmark, Susanne.
Riis, Niels Jørgen.
Reuter, Johan, 1969-
Hedegaard, Ole, 1945-
Elming, Poul.
Stille, Gisela.
Fischer, Hanne.
Schønwandt, Michael, 1953-
Luffe, Thomas.
Holberg, Ludvig, 1684-1754. Mascarade.
Kongelige Kapel (Denmark)
Kongelige Operakor (Denmark)
Kongelige Teater (Denmark)
Danmarks radio.
Standard No. 747313540754
Music No. 2.110407 Dacapo
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