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Capriccio a conversation piece for music in one act

Title
Capriccio [videorecording] : a conversation piece for music in one act / music by Richard Strauss ; San Francisco Opera ; an RM Arts production, co-produced with BBC TV and the Decca Record Company Limited in association with Bravo Cable Network/Televisión Metropolitana, S.A. de C.V. "Canal 22"/BRT ; directed for the stage by Stephen Lawless ; directed for television and video by Peter Maniura ; executive producer, Jane Seymour ; producer, Judy Flannery.
Author
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949.
Publication
London, England : London ; New York, NY : Manufactured for and marketed by Polygram Records, Inc., p1994, c1993.

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Description
2 videodiscs (145 min.) : sd., col.; 12 in.
Subject
Note
  • Libretto by Clemens Krauss and Richard Strauss.
  • Music by arrangement with Boosey & Hawkes.
  • Recorded live from the San Francisco Opera as part of a 'A celebration of Strauss 1993'.
  • Program notes by Michael Kennedy and synopsis in English with French translation ([12] p.) inserted in container.
Credits (note)
  • Sets by Mauro Pagano ; costumes, Thierry Bosquet ; choreography, Eleanor Fazan.
System Details (note)
  • NTSC, extended play, CLV, CX encoded.
Language (note)
  • Sung in German with English subtitles.
Call Number
*LVD 41 (F)
OCLC
  • 31476973
  • 31476973
Author
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949.
Title
Capriccio [videorecording] : a conversation piece for music in one act / music by Richard Strauss ; San Francisco Opera ; an RM Arts production, co-produced with BBC TV and the Decca Record Company Limited in association with Bravo Cable Network/Televisión Metropolitana, S.A. de C.V. "Canal 22"/BRT ; directed for the stage by Stephen Lawless ; directed for television and video by Peter Maniura ; executive producer, Jane Seymour ; producer, Judy Flannery.
Imprint
London, England : London ; New York, NY : Manufactured for and marketed by Polygram Records, Inc., p1994, c1993.
Performer
Kiri Te Kanawa (Countess) ; Håkan Hagegård (Count) ; Tatiana Troyanos (Clairon) ; Victor Braun (La Roche) ; David Kuebler (Flamand) ; Simon Keenlyside (Olivier) ; Michel Sénéchal (Monsieur Taupe) ; Dale Travis (Major-domo) ; supporting soloists ; San Francisco Opera Orchestra ; Donald Runnicles, conductor.
Credits
Sets by Mauro Pagano ; costumes, Thierry Bosquet ; choreography, Eleanor Fazan.
Summary
Two rival suitors, one a poet, the other a composer, vie for the love of a beautiful woman who must decide which one she loves.
System Details
NTSC, extended play, CLV, CX encoded.
Language
Sung in German with English subtitles.
Added Author
Krauss, Clemens, 1893-1954. Librettist
Te Kanawa, Kiri. Performer
Hagegård, Håkan. Performer
Troyanos, Tatiana. Performer
Kuebler, David. Performer
Keenlyside, Simon. Performer
Braun, Victor, 1935- Performer
Sénéchal, Michel. Performer
Travis, Dale. Performer
Runnicles, Donald, 1954- Conductor
Lawless, Stephen. Director
Maniura, Peter. Director
San Francisco Opera. Performer
RM Arts (Firm)
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
Decca Record Company.
Bravo Cable Network.
Televisión Metropolitana, S.A. de C.V. "Canal 22"
Radiodiffusion télévision belge.
Publisher No.
440 071 526-1 (071 841-1 -- 071 842-1) London
Research Call Number
*LVD 41 (F) Program notes on file.
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