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The Resource Oedipus Rex, Igor Stravinsky ; a Peter Gelb production ; produced by Peter Gelb [and] Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor ; a production of CAMI Video and NHK ; in association with Channel 4 [and others], (videorecording)

Oedipus Rex, Igor Stravinsky ; a Peter Gelb production ; produced by Peter Gelb [and] Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor ; a production of CAMI Video and NHK ; in association with Channel 4 [and others], (videorecording)

Label
Oedipus Rex
Title
Oedipus Rex
Statement of responsibility
Igor Stravinsky ; a Peter Gelb production ; produced by Peter Gelb [and] Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor ; a production of CAMI Video and NHK ; in association with Channel 4 [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • lat
  • jpn
  • lat
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • spa
  • lat
Summary
A man lives out the prediction made at his birth: he would murder his father and marry his mother
Related
Cataloging source
ZMS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Choreographer, Suzushi Hanayagi ; set designer, George Tsypin ; costume designer, Emi Wada
Date time place
Filmed at the Saito Kinen Festival, Matsumoto, Japan
Dewey number
782.1
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Sung in Latin, spoken in Japanese; subtitles in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Chinese (opera only)
LC call number
M1500.S77
LC item number
O33 2005
PerformerNote
Jessye Norman (Jocasta) ; Philip Langridge (Oedpius) ; Bryn Terfel (Creon) ; Min Tanaka (Oedipus dancer) ; Kayoko Shiraishi (The Speaker) ; Harry Peeters (Tiresias) ; Michio Tatara (Messenger) ; Robert Swensen (Shepherd) ; Shinyu-Kai Chorus ; Tokyo Opera Singers ; Saito Kinen Festival Dancers ; Saito Kinen Orchestra ; Seiji Ozawa, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1954-
  • 1889-1963
  • 1939-2010
  • 1935-
  • 1882-1971
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gelb, Peter
  • Jaffe, Pat
  • Taymor, Julie
  • Tsypin, George
  • Cocteau, Jean
  • Norman, Jessye
  • Langridge, Philip
  • Terfel, Bryn
  • Tanaka, Min
  • Shiraishi, Kayako
  • Peeters, Harry
  • Tatara, Michio
  • Swensen, Robert
  • Ozawa, Seiji
  • Sophocles
  • Stravinsky, Igor
  • Tokyo Opera Singers
  • Shin-Yuh Kai Chorus
  • Saito Kinen Festival Dancers
  • Saitō Kinen Ōkesutora
  • CAMI Video (Firm)
  • Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Taymor, Julie
  • Operas
  • Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Oedipus Rex, Igor Stravinsky ; a Peter Gelb production ; produced by Peter Gelb [and] Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor ; a production of CAMI Video and NHK ; in association with Channel 4 [and others], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera-oratorio in two acts
  • Libretto after Sophocles by Jean Cocteau, Latin translation by Jean Daniélou, Japanese translation by Kazuko Matsuoka
  • Originally released in 1992
  • Durations: 58 min. (opera); 59 min. (documentary)
  • Includes: Conversations with Julie Taymor, a 59 minute film revealing the background of this award-winning production, featuring interviews with Jessye Norman, Seiji Ozawa, George Tyspin and Julie Taymor. It is accompanied by 187 rehearsal and performance photos
  • Program notes by Max Harrison in English (11 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
60859985
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (117 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
044007430774
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
B0003883-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD 9, widescreen letterbox (15:9) (opera), full screen (4:3) presentation (documentary); LPCM stereo., DTS digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Oedipus Rex, Igor Stravinsky ; a Peter Gelb production ; produced by Peter Gelb [and] Pat Jaffe ; stage production and film directed by Julie Taymor ; a production of CAMI Video and NHK ; in association with Channel 4 [and others], (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Opera-oratorio in two acts
  • Libretto after Sophocles by Jean Cocteau, Latin translation by Jean Daniélou, Japanese translation by Kazuko Matsuoka
  • Originally released in 1992
  • Durations: 58 min. (opera); 59 min. (documentary)
  • Includes: Conversations with Julie Taymor, a 59 minute film revealing the background of this award-winning production, featuring interviews with Jessye Norman, Seiji Ozawa, George Tyspin and Julie Taymor. It is accompanied by 187 rehearsal and performance photos
  • Program notes by Max Harrison in English (11 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
60859985
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (117 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
044007430774
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
B0003883-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD 9, widescreen letterbox (15:9) (opera), full screen (4:3) presentation (documentary); LPCM stereo., DTS digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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