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Great performances. Madama Butterfly [videorecording]

Title
Great performances. Madama Butterfly [videorecording] / a production of UNITEL ; Horant H. Hohlfeld, producer ; Fritz Buttenstedt, executive producer ; music by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica ; book adapted by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle and Jean-Louis Martinotty ; directed by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle.
Publication
UNITEL, c1976.

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Description
2 videocassettes (VHS) : sd., col.; 1/2 in.
Uniform Title
Great performances (WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.))
Alternative Title
Madama Butterfly
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Television adaptations.
  • Television series.
Note
  • Duration: 156 min.
With (note)
  • The 1st of 2 programs on videocassette 2 with: The elusive geisha.
Event (note)
  • Recorded by Educational Broadcasting Corporation ; broadcast on WNET/13, New York, N.Y., 1976, as part of Great Performances series.
Language (note)
  • Sung in Italian; synpsis in English before each act.
Call Number
*LVH 41
Title
Great performances. Madama Butterfly [videorecording] / a production of UNITEL ; Horant H. Hohlfeld, producer ; Fritz Buttenstedt, executive producer ; music by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica ; book adapted by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle and Jean-Louis Martinotty ; directed by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle.
Imprint
UNITEL, c1976.
Performer
Mirella Freni (Madama Butterfly) ; Christa Ludwig (Suzuki) ; Plácido Domingo (B.F. Pinkerton) ; Robert Kerns (Sharpless) ; Michel Sénéchal (Goro) ; Giorgio Stendoro (Prince Yamadori) ; Marius Rintzler (The Bonze) ; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra ; Herbert von Karajan, conductor.
Event
Recorded by Educational Broadcasting Corporation ; broadcast on WNET/13, New York, N.Y., 1976, as part of Great Performances series.
With:
The 1st of 2 programs on videocassette 2 with: The elusive geisha.
Language
Sung in Italian; synpsis in English before each act.
Added Author
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Madama Butterfly.
Illica, Luigi, 1857-1919. Librettist
Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906. Librettist
Ponnelle, Jean-Pierre, 1932-1988. Adapter
Ponnelle, Jean-Pierre, 1932-1988. Director
Hohlfeld, Horant H. Producer
Buttenstedt, Fritz. Producer
Freni, Mirella, 1935-2020. Performer
Ludwig, Christa. Performer
Domingo, Plácido, 1941- Performer
Sénéchal, Michel. Performer
Kerns, Robert. Performer
Stendoro, Giorgio. Performer
Rintzler, Marius. Performer
Karajan, Herbert von. Conductor
Wiener Philharmoniker. Performer
Unitel Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft mbH. Producer
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) Producer
Educational Broadcasting Corporation.
Added Title
Madama Butterfly
Research Call Number
*LVH 41
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