Long Beach, CA : Pioneer Classics, c2000
1 videodisc (179 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in ISBN/ISSN:
Opera in three acts
At head of title: The Metropolitan Opera
Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, after the play Don Alvaro o la fuerza del sin by Angel de Saavedra, Duke of Rivas
Previously released on videocassette by Pioneer Artists in 1986 (PA-88-227)
Originally broadcast by PBS on October 31, 1984 in the Live from the Met series
Introduction and synopsis (1 folded sheet ( p.) : ill. ; 19 cm.) inserted in container
Leontyne Price (Leonora) ; Isola Jones (Preziosilla) ; Giuseppe Giacomini (Don Alvaro) ; Leo Nucci (Don Carlo) ; Enrico Fissore (Fra Melitone) ; Bonaldo Giaiotti (Padre Guardiano) ; Richard Vernon (Marquis of Calatrava) ; Diane Kesling (Curra) ; Anthony Laciura (Trabuco) ; The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; James Levine, conductor
Videorecording of the March 24, 1984 performance at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center, New York City
The story of two lovers who are separated, then pursued by her brother who is convinced that they are responsible for her father's death. This tragic story of love, honor and vengence is based on the premise that fate is inexorable, that there is no free choice
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Sung in Italian with English subtitles
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Additional Credits: Dexter, John, 1925-1990.Paul, Samuel J.Browning, Kirk, 1921-2008Piave, Francesco Maria, 1810-1876.Price, Leontyne.Jones, Isola.Giacomini, Giuseppe.Nucci, Leo.Fissore, Enrico.Giaiotti, Bonaldo.Vernon, Richard.Kesling, Diane.Laciura, Anthony.Levine, James, 1943-Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.Rivas, Angel de Saavedra, duque de, 1791-1865.Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)Pioneer Classics (Firm)
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