The Resource L'Africaine, San Francisco Opera presents ; [music] by Giacomo Meyerbeer ; libretto, Eugene Scribe ; stage director, Lotfi Mansouri ; produced by David Horn ; television director, Brian Large ; a WNET/KQED/RM Arts coproduction, (videorecording)

L'Africaine, San Francisco Opera presents ; [music] by Giacomo Meyerbeer ; libretto, Eugene Scribe ; stage director, Lotfi Mansouri ; produced by David Horn ; television director, Brian Large ; a WNET/KQED/RM Arts coproduction, (videorecording)

Label
L'Africaine
Title
L'Africaine
Statement of responsibility
San Francisco Opera presents ; [music] by Giacomo Meyerbeer ; libretto, Eugene Scribe ; stage director, Lotfi Mansouri ; produced by David Horn ; television director, Brian Large ; a WNET/KQED/RM Arts coproduction
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
Summary
Vasco da Gama returns to a Portugal seething with political intrigue and hypocrisy to reclaim his love and to mount a new expedition in search of a passage to Africa
Cataloging source
ICrlFMD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Gary Bradley
Language note
Sung in French with English subtitles
LC call number
M1500
LC item number
.A37 2001
PerformerNote
Placido Domingo, Shirley Verrett, Ruth Ann Swenson, Justino Diaz, Michael Devlin ; Chorus, Ballet and Orchestra of the San Francisco Opera, conductor, Maurizio Arena
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1942-
  • 1935-
  • 1791-1864
  • 1791-1861
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Domingo, Plácido
  • Verrett, Shirley
  • Swenson, Ruth Ann
  • Díaz, Justino
  • Devlin, Michael
  • Arena, Maurizio
  • Mansouri, Lotfi
  • Horn, David
  • Large, Brian
  • Meyerbeer, Giacomo
  • Scribe, Eugène
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • KQED-TV (Television station : San Francisco, Calif.)
  • RM Arts (Firm)
  • San Francisco Opera
Runtime
191
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gama, Vasco da
  • Operas
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
L'Africaine, San Francisco Opera presents ; [music] by Giacomo Meyerbeer ; libretto, Eugene Scribe ; stage director, Lotfi Mansouri ; produced by David Horn ; television director, Brian Large ; a WNET/KQED/RM Arts coproduction, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced for television in 1988
Bar code
31223073359995
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (191 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381927221
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID9272RADVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital 5.1 surround or Dolby digital 2.0 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
L'Africaine, San Francisco Opera presents ; [music] by Giacomo Meyerbeer ; libretto, Eugene Scribe ; stage director, Lotfi Mansouri ; produced by David Horn ; television director, Brian Large ; a WNET/KQED/RM Arts coproduction, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally produced for television in 1988
Bar code
31223073359995
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (191 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381927221
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID9272RADVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital 5.1 surround or Dolby digital 2.0 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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