Peter Grimes

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Format: DVD 2003
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) M1500.B827 P5 2003x
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
Call Number  (DVD) M1500.B827 P5 2003x
Candain tenor Jon Vickers heads a cast that gives life to this masterpiece. Sung in English.
This story of an alienated fisherman who battles inner demons and the loss of his apprentices is a Britten psychological masterpiece. Royal Opera House.
Additional Information
Subjects Operas.
Televised performances.
Publisher West Long Branch, NJ :Kultur,2003
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Peter Grimes.
Peter Grimes.
Contributors Slater, Montagu, 1902-1956, librettist.
Harper, Heather, performer.
Vickers, Jon, performer.
Bailey, Norman, 1933- performer.
Davis, Colin, 1927-2013, conductor.
Moshinsky, Elijah, producer, stage director.
O'Brien, Timothy, 1929- designer.
Firth, Tazeena, designer.
Hersey, David, lighting designer.
Vernon, John, 1927- television director.
Crabbe, George, 1754-1832. Peter Grimes.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Peter Grimes.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service, production company.
NVC Arts (Firm), production company.
Royal Opera House (London, England). Chorus, performer.
Royal Opera House (London, England). Orchestra, performer.
Kultur International Films, publisher.
Participants/Performers Heather Harper, soprano; Jon Vickers, tenor; Norman Bailey, baritone; supporting soloists; Royal Opera Chorus; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House; Colin Davis, conductor.
Other Contributors Producer and director, Elijah Moshinsky; designers, Timothy O'Brien, Tazeena Firth; lighting designer, David Hersey; directed for video by John Vernon.
Language English
Subtitles in English, German, and Spanish.
Notes Opera in a prolog and three acts.
Based on the poem by George Crabbe.
System Details DVD; full screen 4:3; Dolby digital stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (155 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0769722555
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