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The Resource Elektra, R. Strauss ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; libretto, Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; production, Otto Schenk ; stage director, Paul Mills ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; director, Brian Large ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Daniel Anker, (videorecording)

Elektra, R. Strauss ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; libretto, Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; production, Otto Schenk ; stage director, Paul Mills ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; director, Brian Large ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Daniel Anker, (videorecording)

Label
Elektra
Title
Elektra
Statement of responsibility
R. Strauss ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; libretto, Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; production, Otto Schenk ; stage director, Paul Mills ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; director, Brian Large ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Daniel Anker
Contributor
Conductor
Director
Designer
Librettist
Performer
Producer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
  • ger
Summary
Richard Strauss's opera based on the Sophocles play
Member of
Cataloging source
ZMS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Set and costume designer, Jürgen Rose ; lighting designer, Gil Wechsler ; camera, John Feher ... [et al.] ; editor, Gary Bradley
Date time place
Recorded at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, January 1994
Dewey number
782.1
Language note
Sung in German; optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Hildegard Behrens (Elektra) ; Deborah Voigt (Chrysothemis) ; Brigitte Fassbaender (Klytämnestra) ; James King (Aegisth) ; Donald McIntyre (Orest) ; Ellen Rabiner, Kaaren Erickson, Jane Shaulis, Elizabeth Byrne, Theresa Cincione (Five maid servants) ; Janet Hopkins (Overseer of the servants) ; Judith Goldberg (The confidant) ; Jean Rawn (The trainbearer) ; Philip Creech (A young servant) ; Richard Vernon (An old servant) ; Herbert Perry (The guardian of Orest) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; James Levine, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1925-2005
  • 1934-
  • 1950-
  • 1943-
  • 1937-
  • 1874-1929
  • 1864-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schenk, Otto
  • Mills, Paul
  • Large, Brian
  • Briccetti, Louisa
  • Anker, Daniel
  • Behrens, Hildegard
  • Voigt, Deborah
  • Fassbaender, Brigitte
  • King, James
  • McIntyre, Donald
  • Rabiner, Ellen
  • Erickson, Kaaren
  • Shaulis, Jane
  • Byrne, Elisabeth
  • Cincione, Theresa
  • Goldberg, Judith
  • Rawn, Jean
  • Creech, Philip
  • Vernon, Richard
  • Perry, Herbert
  • Levine, James
  • Rose, Jürgen
  • Wechsler, Gil
  • Hofmannsthal, Hugo von
  • Strauss, Richard
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera Television (Firm)
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Runtime
106
Series statement
James Levine celebrating 40 years at the Met
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  • Operas
  • Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Elektra, R. Strauss ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; libretto, Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; production, Otto Schenk ; stage director, Paul Mills ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; director, Brian Large ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Daniel Anker, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera in one act; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal
  • Program notes and synopsis in English ([10] p.) inserted; program notes for the series ([10] p.)
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([11] p. : col. illus. ; 19 cm)
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
ocn670551594
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 811357013274
  • 811357013557
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
811357013274
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)670551594
System details
DVD; LPCM stereo., DTS 5.1 surround; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Elektra, R. Strauss ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; libretto, Hugo von Hofmannsthal ; production, Otto Schenk ; stage director, Paul Mills ; a Metropolitan Opera Television production ; director, Brian Large ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Daniel Anker, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Opera in one act; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal
  • Program notes and synopsis in English ([10] p.) inserted; program notes for the series ([10] p.)
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([11] p. : col. illus. ; 19 cm)
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
ocn670551594
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 811357013274
  • 811357013557
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
811357013274
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)670551594
System details
DVD; LPCM stereo., DTS 5.1 surround; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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