Skip to content
You are not logged in |Login  
Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868.

Title Il barbiere di Siviglia / the Metropolitan Opera presents ; music by Gioacchino Rossini ; libretto by Cesare Sterbini, based on the play by Beaumarchais.

Publication Info. [Hamburg, Germany] : Deutsche Grammophon ; New York : Manufactured and marketed by Universal Music Classical, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 West Hartford, Bishop's Corner Branch - Media Room  DVD 782.1 BARBIERE DISC 1-2    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Media Room  DVD 782.1 BARBIERE DISC 1-2    Check Shelf
Description 2 videodiscs (160 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD-9; soundtracks in DTS 5.1, LPCM stereo; aspect ratio 4:3.
Note Opera in 2 acts.
Cast Kathleen Battle (Rosina) ; Leo Nucci (Figaro) ; Rockwell Blake (Count Almaviva) ; Enzo Dara (Dr. Bartolo) ; Ferruccio Furlanetto (Don Basilio) ; Loretta Di Franco (Berta) ; David Hamilton (Fiorello) ; Edward Ghazal (Ambrogio) ; Charles Anthony (An officer) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Ralf Weikert, conductor.
Credits Stage production, John Cox ; set design, Robin Wagner ; costume design, Patricia Zipprodt ; lighting design, Gil Wechsler; video director, Brian Large.
Event Recorded Dec. 1988, Metropolitan Opera House, New York City,
Language Sung in Italian with optional subtitles in Italian, English, German, French, Spanish or Chinese
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Operas.
Added Author Sterbini, Cesare, 1784-1831. Librettist.
Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de, 1732-1799. Barbier de Séville.
Battle, Kathleen. Performer.
Nucci, Leo. Performer.
Blake, Rockwell. Performer.
Dara, Enzo. Performer.
Furlanetto, Ferruccio. Performer.
Di Franco, Loretta. Performer.
Hamilton, David, 1957- Performer.
Ghazal, Edward. Performer.
Anthony, Charles, 1929-2012. Performer.
Weikert, Ralf. Conductor.
Cox, John, 1935 March 12-
Zipprodt, Patricia, 1925-1999.
Wagner, Robin, 1933-
Wechsler, Gil.
Large, Brian.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) Performer.
Deutsche Grammophon (Firm)
Standard No. 044007340226
Music No. B0014223-09 Deutsche Grammophon
Add a Review