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The Resource Billy Budd, Benjamin Britten

Billy Budd, Benjamin Britten

Label
Billy Budd
Title
Billy Budd
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin Britten
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story of the clash between the young, innocent sailor, Billy Budd, and his corrupt superior, Claggart
Cataloging source
CIN
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Britten, Benjamin
Credits note
Director, Michael Grandage ; designer, Christopher Oram ; lighting designer, Paule Constable ; movement director, Tom Roden ; TV director, François Roussillon
Date time place
Recorded in performance at the Glyndebourne Festival, June 8 & 11, 2010, Glyndebourne Opera House
Dewey number
782.1
Language note
Sung in English, with subtitles in English, French, German, and Spanish
LC call number
M1500.B827
LC item number
B54 2011
PerformerNote
John Mark Ainsley (Captain Vere) ; Jacques Imbrailo (Billy Budd) ; Phillip Ens (Claggart) ; Matthew Rose (Mr. Flint) ; Richard Mosley-Evans (Bosun) ; John Moore (Donald) ; supporting soloists ; The Glyndebourne Chorus ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Mark Elder, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1819-1891
  • 1879-1970
  • 1981-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Melville, Herman
  • Forster, E. M.
  • Crozier, Eric
  • Ainsley, John Mark
  • Imbrailo, Jacques
  • Ens, Phillip
  • Rose, Matthew
  • Mosley-Evans, Richard
  • Moore, John
  • Elder, Mark
  • Grandage, Michael
  • Oram, Christopher
  • Constable, Paule
  • Roden, Tom
  • Roussillon, François
  • Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
Runtime
200
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Sailors
  • Seafaring life
Technique
live action
Label
Billy Budd, Benjamin Britten
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Opera in two acts
  • Libretto by E.M. Forster and Eric Crozier, adapted from Herman Melville's Billy Budd
  • Revised version of 1960
  • Special features include: cast gallery; Introducing Billy Budd; Designs on Billy Budd
  • Program notes and synopsis in English, German, and French (19 p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.) 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
880999
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 200 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
809478010517
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OA 1051 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o751979158
  • (OCoLC)751979158
System details
DVD-9; soundtracks in DTS 5.1 digital surround, LPCM stereo.; aspect ratio 16:9, anamorphic; all regions; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Billy Budd, Benjamin Britten
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Opera in two acts
  • Libretto by E.M. Forster and Eric Crozier, adapted from Herman Melville's Billy Budd
  • Revised version of 1960
  • Special features include: cast gallery; Introducing Billy Budd; Designs on Billy Budd
  • Program notes and synopsis in English, German, and French (19 p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.) 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
880999
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 200 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
809478010517
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OA 1051 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o751979158
  • (OCoLC)751979158
System details
DVD-9; soundtracks in DTS 5.1 digital surround, LPCM stereo.; aspect ratio 16:9, anamorphic; all regions; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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