Salome

Language and/or Subtitles: German
English
Format: DVD 2001
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) M1500.S89 S3 2001x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
 
Call Number  (DVD) M1500.S89 S3 2001x
 
 
Summary
The Royal Opera production of Richard Strauss' powerful opera starring Maria Ewing, Michael Devlin and Kenneth Riegel.
In this play, a father is so infatuated with his step-daughter, that he promises her up to half his kingdom if she performs the libidinous "Dance of the Seven Veils" for him.
Additional Information
Subjects Salome -- (Biblical figure) -- Drama.
Wilde, Oscar, -- 1854-1900 -- Musical settings.
Operas.
Publisher West Long Branch, N.J. :Kultur,2001
Other Titles Salome.
Contributors Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900.
Lachmann, Hedwig.
Hall, Peter, 1930-2017
Bailey, Derek.
Bury, John, 1925-2000.
Keen, Elizabeth.
Pleydell-Bouverie, Jane.
Ewing, Maria.
Knight, Gillian.
Riegel, Kenneth.
Leggate, Robin.
Devlin, Michael, 1942-
Downes, Edward.
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949. Salome.
Royal Opera House (London, England)
Covent Garden Pioneer.
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Royal Opera House (London, England). Orchestra.
Los Angeles Music Center Opera.
Participants/Performers Maria Ewing, soprano; Gillian Knight, mezzo-soprano; Kenneth Riegel, Robin Leggate, tenors; Michael Devlin, bass; with supporting singers; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House; Sir Edward Downes, conductor.
Other Contributors Set and lighting designer, John Bury; choreography, Elizabeth Keen; producer, Jane Pleydell-Bouverie.
Language German
English
Sung in German, with English subtitles.
Notes "Production in association with Los Angeles Music Center Opera"--Container.
System Details DVD; Dolby Digital stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0769714943
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