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Great performances. A 'Ring' for television [videorecording] / [videorecording].

Title
Great performances. A 'Ring' for television [videorecording] / a production of UNITEL, in association with WNET/Thirteen ; produced and directed by Peter Weinberg ; written by John Ardoin [videorecording].
Publication
c1983.

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Description
1 videocassette (VHS) (59 min.) : sd., col.; 1/2 in.
Uniform Title
Great performances (WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.))
Alternative Title
  • 'Ring' for television
  • Wagner's Ring
  • Wagner's Ring.
Subjects
Credits (note)
  • Fritz Beckhoff, Franz Knoll, camera ; Philippe Deriaz, executive editor ; David Griffiths, supervising producer for TV ; Wolfgang Wagner, the Bayreuth Festival artistic director.
Event (note)
  • Broadcast on WNET/Thirteen, Newark, N.J., 1983, as part of Great Performances series.
Call Number
*LVH 61
Title
Great performances. A 'Ring' for television [videorecording] / a production of UNITEL, in association with WNET/Thirteen ; produced and directed by Peter Weinberg ; written by John Ardoin [videorecording].
Imprint
c1983.
Performer
Introduction and commentary by Friedelind Wagner ; narrated by George Grizzard.
Credits
Fritz Beckhoff, Franz Knoll, camera ; Philippe Deriaz, executive editor ; David Griffiths, supervising producer for TV ; Wolfgang Wagner, the Bayreuth Festival artistic director.
Event
Broadcast on WNET/Thirteen, Newark, N.J., 1983, as part of Great Performances series.
Summary
A backstage look at the making of the 1981 television broadcast of Patrice Chéreau production of Richard Wagner's Ring des Niebelungen, with a history of Ring cycle productions at Bayreuth Festival.
Added Author
Weinberg, Peter, 1948-1986, producer.
Weinberg, Peter, 1948-1986, director.
Chéreau, Patrice. Commentator
Ardoin, John.
Wagner, Friedelind, 1918- Commentator
Wagner, Wolfgang, 1919-2010. Director
Grizzard, George. Narrator
Griffiths, David (David Garfield), 1942- Producer
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Ring des Nibelungen.
Unitel Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft mbH. Producer
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) Producer
Note
At head of title: Wagner's Ring
Added Title
'Ring' for television
Wagner's Ring.
Research Call Number
*LVH 61
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