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Macbeth (2008)


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Published: [London] : EMI Classics, [2008]
Description:  2 videodiscs (155 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 631240871X :,
Language:  Italian

Opera in four acts; libretto by Francesco Maria Piave and Andrea Maffei, after the play by Shakespeare

"A Metropolitan Opera high-definition production"--Container

Program notes by Andrew Porter and synopsis in English (10 p.) inserted in container

Bonus: Backstage at the Met: Peter Gelb interviews James Levine; Mary Joe Heath interviews Maria Guleghina and Željko Lučič; Macbeth: a video blog; Mary Jo Heath interviews director, Adrian Noble

Željko Lučič (Macbeth) ; Maria Guleghina (Lady Macbeth) ; John Relyea (Banquo) ; Dimtri Pittas (Macduff, Thane of Fife) ; Raymond Renault (Duncan, King of Scotland) ; supporting soloists ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet ; James Levine, conductor ; special guest interviewer, Mary Jo Heath

Recorded: live from the Met, 12 January 2008

DVD-9; sound formats: LPCM stereo., DTS 5.1 surround; NTSC system: 16:9

Sung in Italian; subtitles in Italian, English, French, German, Italian and Spanish; commentary and interviews in English

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Additional Credits:
Noble, Adrian,
Halvorson, Gary (Gary A.)
Piave, Francesco Maria, 1810-1876.
Maffei, Andrea, 1798-1885.
Lučić, Željko, 1968-
Guleghina, Maria.
Relyea, John.
Pittas, Dimitri.
Renault, Raymond.
Levine, James, 1943-
Thompson, Mark.
Kalman, Jean.
Heath, Mary Jo.
Lefton, Sue.
Gelb, Peter.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)

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