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Title I due Foscari / Giuseppe Verdi ; video director, stage director, Alvis Hermanis ; a production of Unitel Classica, Servus TV in co-production with Fondazione Teatro alla Scala.

Publication Info. Berlin : C Major, [2017]


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 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  DVD 782.1 VE    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (138 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical stereo surround PCM stereo DTS 5.1 rda
video file region 0 rda
DVD video
Filmed operas. lcgft
System Details DVD, region 0, NTSC; wide screen (16:9); PCM stereo, DTS 5.1.
Note Lyric tragedy in three acts; libretto by Francesco Maria Piave after "The two Foscari" by Lord Byron.
Title from disc label.
Cast Plácido Domingo (Francesco Foscari) ; Francesco Meli (Jacopo Foscari) ; Anna Pirozzi (Lucrezia Contarini) ; Andrea Concetti (Jacopo Loredano) ; Edoardo Milletti (Barbarigo) ; Chiara Isotton (Pisana) ; Azer Rza-Zade (Fante) ; Modestas Sedlevičius (Servant of the Dodge) ; Students of the Ballet Academy of Teatro alla Scala ; Chorus and Orchestra of Teatro alla Scala ; Michele Mariotti, conductor.
Credits Stage director & set designer, Alvis Hermanis ; costume designer, Kristīne Jurjāne ; lighting designer, Gleb Filshtinsky ; choreographer, Alla Sigalova.
Note Wide screen (16:9).
Event Recorded live 2016 Teatro alla Scala, Milan.
Summary In his new life as a baritone, Placido Domingo has triumphed in the role of Francesco Foscari in Los Angeles, London and Vienna. Now he takes to the role to La Scala, Milan, the theatre that is the symbol of Italian opera.
Note Bonus feature: Ioan Holender interviews Placido Domingo on the occasion of I due Foscari 2016 at La Scala in Milan.
Language Italian, French, Spanish, Korean, English, Japanese or German dialogue.
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Filmed operas.
Nonfiction films.
Added Author Manchini, Tiziano, film director.
Hermanis, Alvis, stage director.
Piave, Francesco Maria, 1810-1876, librettist.
Domingo, Plácido, 1941- singer.
Meli, Francesco, 1980- singer.
Pirozzi, Anna, singer.
Concetti, Andrea, singer.
Milletti, Edoardo, singer.
Isotton, Chiara, singer.
Rza-Zade, Azer, singer.
Sedlevičius, Modestas, singer.
Mariotti, Michele, conductor.
Opera adaptation of (work): Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824. Two Foscari.
Container of (work): Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Due Foscari.
Unitel Classica (Firm), production company.
ServusTV Fernsehgesellschaft, production company.
Fondazione Teatro alla Scala, production company.
Teatro alla Scala, performer.
C Major Entertainment GmbH, publisher.
Standard No. 814337014209
Music No. 742008 C Major
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