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The Makropulos case : [opera in three acts]

Title
The Makropulos case : radio broadcast, 2012-05-05 : [opera in three acts] / music and libretto by Leoš Janáček ; libretto after Karel Čapek's comedy Věc Makropulos.
Author
Janáček, Leoš, 1854-1928
Publication
New York, NY : Metropolitan Opera, [2012]

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Additional Authors
  • Janáček, Leoš, 1854-1928
  • Čapek, Karel, 1890-1938.
  • Bělohlávek, Jiří
  • Mattila, Karita
  • Leech, Richard (Tenor)
  • Feigum, Christopher
  • Fox, Tom, 1950-
  • Savoy, Emalie
  • Oke, Alan, 1954-
  • Plenk, Matthew
  • Fitch, Bernard
  • Shaulis, Jane
  • Courtney, James, 1946-
  • Kulczak, Edyta
  • Juntwait, Margaret
  • Siff, Ira
  • Heath, Mary Joanne Renner, 1954-
  • Voigt, Deborah
  • Froemke, Susan
  • Creswell, Brad
  • Ellison, Cori
  • Friedlander-Fulkerson, Fade
  • Pines, Roger
  • Delavan, Mark
  • Kennedy, Christopher
  • White, Aaron
  • Lewin, Naomi
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.), performer.
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.), donor NN-RHA
Description
3 audio discs : digital, stereo; 4 3/4 in.
Series Statement
  • Metropolitan Opera Saturday matinée broadcasts
  • Toll Brothers--Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of] May 5, 2012
Uniform Title
  • Věc Makropulos
  • Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera Quiz (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of] May 5, 2012.
  • Metropolitan Opera Saturday matinée broadcasts.
Alternative Title
  • Věc Makropulos
  • Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Live sound recordings.
Note
  • Title and date from the discs ; credits from audition and Metropolitan Opera program.
  • House program on file in Music Division.
Performer (note)
  • Karita Mattila (Emilia Marty) ; Richard Leech (Gregor) ; Christopher Feigum (Prus) ; Tom Fox (Dr. Kolenaty) ; Emalie Savoy (Kristina) ; Alan Oke (Alan Oke) ; Matthew Plenk (Janek) ; Bernard Fitch (Count Hauk-Sendorf) ; Jane Shaulis (Cleaning lady) ; James Courtney (Stagehand) ; Edyta Kulczak (Chambermaid) ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Jiri Belohlávek, conductor.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera
Language (note)
  • Sung in Czech; commentary in English.
Contents
CD 1. Introduction and synopsis of Act 1 (Margaret Juntwait and Ira Stiff) ; Act 1 ; Makropulos Case Time capsule ; Juntwait talks with Mattila (on tape) ; Juntwait talks with Froemke and Voigt about "Wagner's dream" at the Tribeca Film Festival (on tape) ; Juntwait and Siff talk about next season's Met repertory ; Met Cameo with piano tuner Kennedy and Naomi Lewin ; Synopsis of Act 2 ; Act 2, start -- CD 2. Act 2, conclusion ; Met Cameo with metal worker White and Mary Jo Heath ; Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera Quiz (Creswell questions Ellison, Friedlander-Fulkerson, and Pines; with guest Delavan) ; Synopsis of Act 3 ; Act 3, start -- CD 3. Act 3, conclusion; Closing remarks (Juntwait and Siff).
Call Number
*LDC 53137
OCLC
870718855
Author
Janáček, Leoš, 1854-1928, composer.
Title
The Makropulos case : radio broadcast, 2012-05-05 : [opera in three acts] / music and libretto by Leoš Janáček ; libretto after Karel Čapek's comedy Věc Makropulos.
Production
New York, NY : Metropolitan Opera, [2012]
Playing Time
011957 011957 002034
Type of Content
performed music
Type of Medium
audio
Type of Carrier
audio disc
Series
Metropolitan Opera Saturday matinée broadcasts
Toll Brothers--Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of] May 5, 2012
Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of] May 5, 2012.
Metropolitan Opera Saturday matinée broadcasts.
Performer
Margaret Juntwait, Brad Creswell, hosts ; Karita Mattila, Susan Froemke, Deborah Voigt, interviewees ; Ira Siff, Cori Ellison, Fadel Friedlander-Fulkerson, Roger Pines, Mark Delavan, Christopher Kennedy, Aaron White, Naomi Lewin, Mary Jo Heath, commentators.
Cast
Karita Mattila (Emilia Marty) ; Richard Leech (Gregor) ; Christopher Feigum (Prus) ; Tom Fox (Dr. Kolenaty) ; Emalie Savoy (Kristina) ; Alan Oke (Alan Oke) ; Matthew Plenk (Janek) ; Bernard Fitch (Count Hauk-Sendorf) ; Jane Shaulis (Cleaning lady) ; James Courtney (Stagehand) ; Edyta Kulczak (Chambermaid) ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Jiri Belohlávek, conductor.
Event
Broadcast live on Sirius XM Metropolitan Opera Radio from Metropolitan Opera House, NYC 2012 May 5.
Language
Sung in Czech; commentary in English.
Source
Gift; Metropolitan Opera, August 2012.
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Added Author
Janáček, Leoš, 1854-1928, librettist.
Libretto based on (work): Čapek, Karel, 1890-1938. Věc Makropulos.
Bělohlávek, Jiří, conductor.
Mattila, Karita, performer.
Mattila, Karita, interviewee.
Leech, Richard (Tenor), performer.
Feigum, Christopher, performer.
Fox, Tom, 1950- performer.
Savoy, Emalie, performer.
Oke, Alan, 1954- performer.
Plenk, Matthew, performer.
Fitch, Bernard, performer.
Shaulis, Jane, performer.
Courtney, James, 1946- performer.
Kulczak, Edyta, performer.
Juntwait, Margaret, host.
Siff, Ira, commentator.
Heath, Mary Joanne Renner, 1954- commentator.
Voigt, Deborah, interviewee.
Froemke, Susan, interviewee.
Creswell, Brad, host.
Ellison, Cori, commentator.
Friedlander-Fulkerson, Fade, commentator.
Pines, Roger, commentator.
Delavan, Mark, commentator.
Kennedy, Christopher, commentator.
White, Aaron, commentator.
Lewin, Naomi, commentator.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.), performer.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.), donor NN-RHA
Added Title
Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera Quiz (Radio program)
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Research Call Number
*LDC 53137
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