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Rigoletto : Opera In Three Acts (1998, original release: 1983)


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Published: London : Decca, [1998]
Description:  1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 6306511970,
Language:  Italian

Based on the play Le roi s'amuse by Victor Hugo

DVD release of the 1983 film

Program notes and synopsis in English, French and German (34 p.) inserted in container

Ingvar Wixell, baritone (Rigoletto) ; Edita Gruberova, soprano (Gilda) ; Luciano Pavarotti, tenor (Duca di Mantova) ; Victoria Vergara, mezzo-soprano (Maddalena) ; Ferruccio Furlanetto, bass (Sparafucile) ; with other soloists ; Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor ; Wiener Philharmoniker ; Riccardo Chailly, conductor

Rigoletto, the court jester, plans revenge against his daughter's seducer, the Duke

DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround or LPCM stereo; 4:3 aspect ratio

Sung in Italian; with English, French, German and Chinese subtitles

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Additional Credits:
Piave, Francesco Maria, 1810-1876, librettist
Ponnelle, Jean-Pierre, 1932-1988, director
Wixell, Ingvar, performer
Gruberova, Edita, 1946- performer
Pavarotti, Luciano, performer
Vergara, Victoria, performer
Furlanetto, Ferruccio, performer
Chailly, Riccardo, 1953- conductor
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885.
Unitel Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft mbH,
Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor,
Wiener Philharmoniker,
Decca Record Company,

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