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Title Siegfried / music and libretto, Richard Wagner ; production, Otto Schenk ; video director, Brian Large ; The Metropolitan Opera presents.

Publication Info. Hamburg : Deutsche Grammophon ; New York, NY : Manufactured and marketed by Universal Classics Group, [2002]


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD 782.1 W12S    Check Shelf
Description 2 videodiscs (253 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 0 (worldwide), full screen (4:3) presentation; DTS 5.1, Dolby Digital 5.1, PCM Stereo sound.
Performer Siegfried Jerusalem (Siegfried), Hildegard Behrens (Brünnhilde), James Morris (the Wanderer), Heinz Zednik (Mime), Dawn Upshaw (Forest Bird), Birgitta Svendén (Erda), Ekkehard Wlaschiha (Alberich), Matti Salminen (Fafner) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra ; James Levine, conductor.
Credits Set and production design, Günther Schneider-Siemssen ; costume design, Rolf Langenfass ; lighting, Gil Wechsler.
Event Produced at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York, Apr. 1990 and broadcast by Metropolitan Opera Television in that year.
Note Program notes and synopsis in English, French, and German (39 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.) in container.
Bonus features: picture gallery ("Siegfried" at the Met), trailer.
Summary The third opera in the "Ring cycle." Siegfried follows the adventures of the son of demigods Siegmund and Sieglinde as he conquers his enemies and rescues the beauteous Brunnhilde with the help of his magic sword.
Language Sung in German; optional subtitles in Chinese, English, French, German, or Spanish.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Filmed operas.
Nonfiction films.
Added Author Schenk, Otto. Producer.
Large, Brian. Director.
Jerusalem, Siegfried. voc
Behrens, Hildegard. voc
Morris, James, 1947- voc
Zednik, Heinz. voc
Upshaw, Dawn. voc
Svendén, Birgitta. voc
Wlaschiha, Ekkehard. voc
Salminen, Matti. voc
Levine, James, 1943-2021. Conductor.
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Ring des Nibelungen. Siegfried.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Orchestra. Performer.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Metropolitan Opera Television (Firm)
Deutsche Grammophon (Firm)
Standard No. 044007303795
Music No. 073 037-9 Deutsche Grammophon
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