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The Resource Saint-Saëns' opera Samson et Dalila, libretto by Ferdinand Lemaire ; from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Jon Vickers , Shirley Verrett in, (videorecording)

Saint-Saëns' opera Samson et Dalila, libretto by Ferdinand Lemaire ; from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Jon Vickers , Shirley Verrett in, (videorecording)

Label
Saint-Saëns' opera Samson et Dalila
Title
Saint-Saëns' opera Samson et Dalila
Statement of responsibility
libretto by Ferdinand Lemaire ; from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Jon Vickers , Shirley Verrett in
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • fre
  • fre
  • eng
  • ger
  • ita
  • por
  • spa
  • jap
  • fre
Summary
Saint-Saens' Samson et Dalila has all the ingredients for popular success. The subject, based on Chapter 16 of the Book of Judges, is well known and lends itself to spectacular presentation
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1835-1921
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Saint-Saëns, Camille
Credits note
Producer, Elijah Moshinsky; designer, Sidney Nolan; directed for video by John Vernon; an NVC Arts production
Date time place
Recorded Oct. 6, 1981, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
Dewey number
782.1
Language note
Sung in French, with English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and Japanese subtitles
LC call number
M1500.S26
LC item number
S26 2005
PerformerNote
Shirley Verrett (Dalila) ; Jon Vickers (Samson) ; Jonathan Summers (High priest of Dagon) ; John Tomlinson (Abimelech) ; Maldwyn Davies (First Philistine) ; Matthew Best (Second Philistine) ; John Dobson (Messenger) ; Gwynne Howel (Ancient Hebrew) ; Royal Opera Chorus and Orchestra, Colin Davis, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946 September 22-
  • 1957-
  • 1930-
  • 1927-2013
  • 1917-1992
  • 1927-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lemaire, Ferdinand
  • Verrett, Shirley
  • Vickers, Jon
  • Summers, Jonathan
  • Tomlinson, John
  • Davies, Maldwyn
  • Best, Matthew
  • Dobson, John
  • Howell, Gwynne
  • Davis, Colin
  • Moshinsky, Elijah
  • Nolan, Sidney
  • Vernon, John
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • NVC Arts (Firm)
  • Kultur International Films
Runtime
134
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Samson
  • Delilah
  • Operas
  • Operas
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Saint-Saëns' opera Samson et Dalila, libretto by Ferdinand Lemaire ; from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Jon Vickers , Shirley Verrett in, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
63269143
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9780769780252
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
032031228894
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
D2288
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; soundtrack in Dolby Digital 2.0; aspect ratio 4:3
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Saint-Saëns' opera Samson et Dalila, libretto by Ferdinand Lemaire ; from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Jon Vickers , Shirley Verrett in, (videorecording)
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
63269143
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9780769780252
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
032031228894
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
D2288
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; soundtrack in Dolby Digital 2.0; aspect ratio 4:3
Video recording format
DVD

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