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The Resource Candide, music by Leonard Bernstein ; adapted from Voltaire and the book by Hugh Wheeler ; staged and directed for video by Humphrey Burton ; [a Video Music Production in association with Deutsche Grammophon], (videorecording)

Candide, music by Leonard Bernstein ; adapted from Voltaire and the book by Hugh Wheeler ; staged and directed for video by Humphrey Burton ; [a Video Music Production in association with Deutsche Grammophon], (videorecording)

Label
Candide
Title
Candide
Statement of responsibility
music by Leonard Bernstein ; adapted from Voltaire and the book by Hugh Wheeler ; staged and directed for video by Humphrey Burton ; [a Video Music Production in association with Deutsche Grammophon]
Contributor
Director
Lyricist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • ger
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Leonard Bernstein's comic operetta is based on the classic Voltaire tale of an innocent young man's journey through a life filled with colorful characters and unexpected life lessons
Cataloging source
ZMS
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Videotaped at the Barbican Centre, London, 13 December 1989
Language note
Sung in English; subtitles in English, German and French
PerformerNote
Jerry Hadley (Candide) ; June Anderson (Cunegonde) ; Adoph Green (Dr. Pangloss, Martin) ; Christa Ludwig (Old lady) ; Nicolai Gedda (Governor, Vanderdendur, Ragotski) ; Della Jones (Paquette) ; Kurt Ollmann (Maximilian, Captain) ; Clive Bayley (Bear-Keeper, Inquisitor, Tsar Ivan) ; Neil Jenkins (Cosmetic Merchant, Inquisitor, Price Charles Edward) ; Lindsay Benson (Doctor, Inquisitor, King Stanislaus) ; Richard Suart (Junkman, Inquisitor, King Hermann Augustus) ; John Treleaven (Alchemist, Inquisitor, Sultan Achmet, Crook) ; supporting soloists ; London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra ; Leonard Bernstein, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-2017
  • 1912-1987
  • 1905-1984
  • 1914-1956
  • 1893-1967
  • 1952-
  • 1950-
  • 1931-
  • 1918-1990
  • 1694-1778
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilbur, Richard
  • Wheeler, Hugh
  • Hellman, Lillian
  • Latouche, John
  • Parker, Dorothy
  • Sondheim, Stephen
  • Hadley, Jerry
  • Anderson, June
  • Green, Adolph
  • Ludwig, Christa
  • Gedda, Nicolai
  • Jones, Della
  • Ollmann, Kurt
  • Bayley, Clive
  • Jenkins, Neil
  • Benson, Lindsay
  • Suart, Richard
  • Treleaven, John
  • Burton, Humphrey
  • Kay, Hershy
  • Mauceri, John
  • Bernstein, Leonard
  • Voltaire
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • London Symphony Chorus
  • Deutsche Grammophon Video
  • Video Music Productions
Runtime
147
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Musicals
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Candide, music by Leonard Bernstein ; adapted from Voltaire and the book by Hugh Wheeler ; staged and directed for video by Humphrey Burton ; [a Video Music Production in association with Deutsche Grammophon], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Lyrics by Leonard Bernstein, Lillian Hellman, John La Touche, Dorothy Parker, Stephen Sondheim, Richard Wilbur; narrative written by Leonard Bernstein and John Wells
  • Orchestrations by Leonard Bernstein and Hershy Kay; additional orchestrations by John Mauceri
  • "Final revised version, 1989"--Container
  • Concert performance
  • Originally produced in 1991
  • Program notes by John Wells and plot synopsis in English (12 p.) inserted in container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
74818477
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
044007342596
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
B0006905-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)74818477
System details
DVD; PCM stereo., DTS 5.0, Dolby digital 5.0; aspect ratio 4:3; region code 0 (worldwide)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Candide, music by Leonard Bernstein ; adapted from Voltaire and the book by Hugh Wheeler ; staged and directed for video by Humphrey Burton ; [a Video Music Production in association with Deutsche Grammophon], (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Lyrics by Leonard Bernstein, Lillian Hellman, John La Touche, Dorothy Parker, Stephen Sondheim, Richard Wilbur; narrative written by Leonard Bernstein and John Wells
  • Orchestrations by Leonard Bernstein and Hershy Kay; additional orchestrations by John Mauceri
  • "Final revised version, 1989"--Container
  • Concert performance
  • Originally produced in 1991
  • Program notes by John Wells and plot synopsis in English (12 p.) inserted in container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
74818477
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
044007342596
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
B0006905-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)74818477
System details
DVD; PCM stereo., DTS 5.0, Dolby digital 5.0; aspect ratio 4:3; region code 0 (worldwide)
Video recording format
DVD

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