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Great performances. The Turk in Italy [videorecording]

Title
Great performances. The Turk in Italy [videorecording] / Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, in cooperation with WNET/13 ; music by Gioacchino Rossini ; libretto by Felice Romani ; English translation by Andrew Porter ; devised and directed by Tito Capobianco.
Publication
New York : WNET, c1978.

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Description
2 videocassettes (VHS) (177 min.) : sd., col., mono.; 1/2 in.
Uniform Title
  • Great performances (WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.))
  • Live from Lincoln Center (Television program)
Alternative Title
Turk in Italy
Subjects
Genre/Form
Television series.
Note
  • Original prodution of New York City Opera and Gert von Gontard.
Credits (note)
  • John Conklin, set and costume designer ; Gigi Denda, choreographer. For Live for Lincoln Center, John Goberman, producer ; Kirk Browning, director.
Event (note)
  • Originally recorded at the New York City Opera, New York, N.Y., as part of Live for Lincoln Center series; broadcast on WNET/13, New York, N.Y., 1978, as part of Great performances series.
Language (note)
  • Sung in English.
Call Number
*LVH 45
OCLC
612342660
Title
Great performances. The Turk in Italy [videorecording] / Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, in cooperation with WNET/13 ; music by Gioacchino Rossini ; libretto by Felice Romani ; English translation by Andrew Porter ; devised and directed by Tito Capobianco.
Imprint
New York : WNET, c1978.
Credits
John Conklin, set and costume designer ; Gigi Denda, choreographer. For Live for Lincoln Center, John Goberman, producer ; Kirk Browning, director.
Performer
Donald Gramm (Selim, the Turk) ; Beverly Sills (Donna Fiorilla) ; James Billings (Don Geronio) ; Henry Price (Don Narcisco) ; Alan Titus (The Poet) ; Susanne Marsee (Zaida) ; Jonathan Green (Albazar) ; Gary J. Dietrich, Ronald Kelley, Paul Kosopod, John Henry Thomas (Punchinellos) ; New York City Opera Orchestra ; Julius Rudel, conductor ; narrated by Martin Bookspan.
Event
Originally recorded at the New York City Opera, New York, N.Y., as part of Live for Lincoln Center series; broadcast on WNET/13, New York, N.Y., 1978, as part of Great performances series.
Summary
Includes interviews with Beverly Sills, Donald Gramm and Julius Rudel, conducted and introduced by Harold Prince.
Language
Sung in English.
Added Author
Romani, Felice, 1788-1865. Librettist
Porter, Andrew, 1928-2015. Translator
Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868. Turco in Italia. English.
Capobianco, Tito. Director
Conklin, John. Set designer
Conklin, John. Costume designer
Browning, Kirk, 1921-2008. Director
Goberman, John. Producer
Bookspan, Martin. Narrator
Denda, Gigi, choreographer.
Rudel, Julius. Conductor
Rudel, Julius. Interviewee
Sills, Beverly. Performer
Sills, Beverly. Interviewee
Gramm, Donald. Performer
Prince, Harold, 1928-2019, interviewer.
Billings, James. Performer
Price, Henry, 1945- Performer
Titus, Alan. Performer
Marsee, Susanne. Performer
Green, Jonathan. Performer
Dietrich, Gary J. Performer
Kelley, Ronald, performer.
Kosopod, Paul. Performer
Thomas, John Henry. Performer
New York City Opera. Performer
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. Producer
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) Producer
Added Title
Turk in Italy
Live from Lincoln Center (Television program)
Research Call Number
*LVH 45
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