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The Resource An introduction to-- Puccini, Tosca, written by Thomson Smillie, (electronic resource)

An introduction to-- Puccini, Tosca, written by Thomson Smillie, (electronic resource)

Label
An introduction to-- Puccini, Tosca
Title
An introduction to-- Puccini, Tosca
Statement of responsibility
written by Thomson Smillie
Title variation
  • Puccini, Tosca
  • Tosca
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Narrator
Publisher
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
Introduces, in words and music, the plot and background of the opera Tosca. Includes principal themes and arias, taken from the Naxos recording of the complete work (Naxos 8.660001--8.660002)
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
NAXOS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smillie, Thomson
Dewey number
782.1
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Narrated in English, vocal excerpts sung in Italian
LC call number
MT100.P95
LC item number
S657 2002ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
David Timson, narrator ; Nelly Miricioiu, Giorgio Lamberti, Silvano Carroli, soloists ; Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava) ; Alexander Rahbari, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-
  • 1948-
  • 1858-1924
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Timson, David
  • Miricioiu, Nelly
  • Lamberti, Giorgio
  • Carroli, Silvano
  • Rahbari, Alexander
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Symfonický orchester Čs. rozhlasu v Bratislave
  • Naxos (Sound recording label)
Series statement
Opera explained
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Puccini, Giacomo
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
An introduction to-- Puccini, Tosca, written by Thomson Smillie, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Accompanying booklet (7 p. : ports.) includes additional commentary and biographical notes
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Introduction (6:44) -- Puccini's operas (5:54) -- Historical background to Tosca (6:16) -- Opening bars (2:10) -- Act I (4:16) -- Entrance of Tosca (5:19) -- Caravadossi and Angelotti: Scarpia's entrance (3:18) -- End of Act I (4:25) -- Act II (3:40) -- Scarpia and Tosca: Caravadossi's torture (5:32) -- Tosca's response to Scarpia : Vissi d'arte (6:17) -- Act III (2:36) -- Caravadossi writes to Tosca : E lucevan le stelle (6:48) -- The firing squad : the tragic end (4:36)
Control code
811777061
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other control number
  • HKI190126301
  • HKI190126302
  • HKI190126303
  • HKI190126304
  • HKI190126305
  • HKI190126306
  • HKI190126307
  • HKI190126308
  • HKI190126309
  • HKI190126310
  • HKI190126311
  • HKI190126312
  • HKI190126313
  • HKI190126314
Publisher number
8.558047
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)811777061
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
An introduction to-- Puccini, Tosca, written by Thomson Smillie, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Accompanying booklet (7 p. : ports.) includes additional commentary and biographical notes
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Introduction (6:44) -- Puccini's operas (5:54) -- Historical background to Tosca (6:16) -- Opening bars (2:10) -- Act I (4:16) -- Entrance of Tosca (5:19) -- Caravadossi and Angelotti: Scarpia's entrance (3:18) -- End of Act I (4:25) -- Act II (3:40) -- Scarpia and Tosca: Caravadossi's torture (5:32) -- Tosca's response to Scarpia : Vissi d'arte (6:17) -- Act III (2:36) -- Caravadossi writes to Tosca : E lucevan le stelle (6:48) -- The firing squad : the tragic end (4:36)
Control code
811777061
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other control number
  • HKI190126301
  • HKI190126302
  • HKI190126303
  • HKI190126304
  • HKI190126305
  • HKI190126306
  • HKI190126307
  • HKI190126308
  • HKI190126309
  • HKI190126310
  • HKI190126311
  • HKI190126312
  • HKI190126313
  • HKI190126314
Publisher number
8.558047
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)811777061
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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