The Resource Nixon in China, a Metropolitan Opera presents ; John Adams ; libretto by Alice Goodman ; directed by Peter Sellars ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; writers, Matt Dobkin, Ellen Keel, (videorecording)

Nixon in China, a Metropolitan Opera presents ; John Adams ; libretto by Alice Goodman ; directed by Peter Sellars ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; writers, Matt Dobkin, Ellen Keel, (videorecording)

Label
Nixon in China
Title
Nixon in China
Statement of responsibility
a Metropolitan Opera presents ; John Adams ; libretto by Alice Goodman ; directed by Peter Sellars ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; writers, Matt Dobkin, Ellen Keel
Contributor
Choreographer
Conductor
Director
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Opera depicting U.S. President Richard Nixon's historic state visit to mainland China in February 1972
Member of
Cataloging source
IAI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Choreography by Mark Morris ; music producer, Jay David Saks
Date time place
Live HD transmission of a performance at the Metropolitan Opera, New York, on February 12, 2011
Language note
English ; subtitles in English, French, German, Spanish or Portuguese
PerformerNote
  • Performers: James Maddalena, Janis Kelly, Robert Brubaker, Kathleen Kim, Russell Braun, Richard Paul Fink, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet ; conducted by John Adams ; chorus master, Donald Palumbo
  • Host, Thomas Hampson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1956-
  • 1949-
  • 1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Adams, John
  • Goodman, Alice
  • Sellars, Peter
  • Morris, Mark
  • Palumbo, Donald
  • Maddalena, James
  • Kelly, Janis
  • Brubaker, Robert
  • Kim, Kathleen
  • Braun, Russell
  • Fink, Richard Paul
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • English National Opera
  • Nonesuch Records (Firm)
Runtime
177
Series statement
Metropolitan Opera HD live
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nixon, Richard M.
  • Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Nixon in China, a Metropolitan Opera presents ; John Adams ; libretto by Alice Goodman ; directed by Peter Sellars ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; writers, Matt Dobkin, Ellen Keel, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Production originally created by English National Opera
  • A Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and WNET
Bar code
  • 31223108334856
  • 31223108334872
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (177 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
075597960884
Other physical details
Blu-ray, sd., col.
Publisher number
532291-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)820815034
System details
  • Blu-ray Disc; 1080i 29.97 HD16.9 ; Dolby TrueHD 24-bit Surround and Dolby TrueHD 24-bit stereo
  • This blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Nixon in China, a Metropolitan Opera presents ; John Adams ; libretto by Alice Goodman ; directed by Peter Sellars ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; writers, Matt Dobkin, Ellen Keel, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Production originally created by English National Opera
  • A Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and WNET
Bar code
  • 31223108334856
  • 31223108334872
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (177 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
075597960884
Other physical details
Blu-ray, sd., col.
Publisher number
532291-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)820815034
System details
  • Blu-ray Disc; 1080i 29.97 HD16.9 ; Dolby TrueHD 24-bit Surround and Dolby TrueHD 24-bit stereo
  • This blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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