Giuseppe Verdi's Macbeth [videorecording] / opera by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Francesco Maria Piave after William Shakespeare ; producer, Luca Ronconi ; [a co-production of RM Arts/ZDF and La Sept].

Author
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 [Browse]
Format
Video/Projected medium
Language
Italian
Published/​Created
[London] : RM Arts ; Chatsworth, Calif. : Distributed by Image Entertainment, 2001.
Description
1 videodisc (139 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

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Notes
  • Opera in four acts.
  • "Macbeth is presented in a 1:78:1 Widescreen aspect ratio. Enchanced for 16:9 TV's"--Container.
Creation/​Production credits
Stage design, Stefanos Lazaridis ; choregraphed by Vivienne Newport ; directed for stage by David Pountney ; directed for video by Thomas Grimm.
Time and place of event
Recorded live from the Opernhaus Zürich.
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital surround sound ; NTSC.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s)
Thomas Hampson (Macbeth), Paoletta Marrocu (Lady Macbeth), Roberto Scandiuzzi (Banquo), Luis Lima (Macduff), supporting soloists ; chorus and orchestra Ballet School and Supernumerary Association of the Opernhaus Zürich, Franz Welser-Möst, conductor.
Language note
In Italian with English subtitles.
Other title(s)
  • Verdi's Macbeth
  • Macbeth
OCLC
51239852
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