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Author Donizetti, Gaetano, 1797-1848.

Title The daughter of the regiment / libretto by Jules-Henri Vernoy de Saint Georges and Jean-François-Alfred Bayard ; English version by Ruth and Thomas Martin.

Publication Info. Pleasantville, NY : Video Artists International, 2002.


Location Call No. Status
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  DVD 782.154 DO    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Performer Beverly Sills, William McDonald, Spiro Malas, Muriel Costa-Greenspon, Raeder Anderson, Ben Stevenson, Evelyn Freyman, David Wylie, Stanley Wexler ; Filene Center Orchestra ; Wolf Trap Company Chorus ; Charles Wendelken-Wilson, conductor ; directed for television by Kirk Browning.
Credits Music by Gaetano Donizetti ; production designed by Beni Montresor for the San Diego and Houston Grand Opera companies ; stage director, Lofti Mansouri ; directed for television by Kirk Browning.
Note Originally released in1974 a production by the Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications Association.
Summary The waif Marie is adopted by a French army regiment, falls in love with a Tyrolean youth called Tonio, but is carried off to live with the Marquise of Berkenfeld who plans to turn her into a genteel lady and marry her to an aristocrat; but the Marquise turns out to be her long lost mother who lets her marry Tonio in the end.
System Details DVD.
Language Sung in English.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Operas.
Added Author Saint-Georges, Henri, 1799-1875.
Bayard, Jean-François-Alfred, 1796-1853.
Sills, Beverly.
McDonald, William.
Malas, Spiro.
Costa-Greenspon, Muriel.
Anderson, Raeder.
Stevenson, Ben, 1937-
Freyman, Evelyn.
Martin, Ruth, 1914-2000.
Martin, Thomas.
Wylie, David.
Wexler, Shlomo.
Wendelken-Wilson, Charles.
Montresor, Beni.
Mansouri, Lofti.
Browning, Kirk, 1921-2008.
Filene Center (Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts (Va.)). Orchestra.
Wolf Trap Company Chorus.
Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications Association.
Video Artists International.
Added Title Fille du régiment. English
Note Title on disc: Beverly Sills in Gaetano Donizetti's The daughter of the regiment
Standard No. 089948421290
Music No. VAI DVD 4212 Video Artists International
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