The Resource Death in Venice, [music] by Benjamin Britten ; libretto by Myfanwy Piper after the novella by Thomas Mann ; a BBC TV production in association with R.M. Arts ; Stephen Lawless, Martha Clarke, directors ; directed for video by Robin Lough, (DVD)

Death in Venice, [music] by Benjamin Britten ; libretto by Myfanwy Piper after the novella by Thomas Mann ; a BBC TV production in association with R.M. Arts ; Stephen Lawless, Martha Clarke, directors ; directed for video by Robin Lough, (DVD)

Label
Death in Venice
Title
Death in Venice
Statement of responsibility
[music] by Benjamin Britten ; libretto by Myfanwy Piper after the novella by Thomas Mann ; a BBC TV production in association with R.M. Arts ; Stephen Lawless, Martha Clarke, directors ; directed for video by Robin Lough
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Britten's adaptation of Thomas Mann's novel about the middle-aged German writer, Aschenbach's anguished passion for a Polish youth met during a holiday in Venice, and its tragic consequences
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Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Designer, Tobias Hoheisel ; choreographer, Martha Clarke
Language note
Sung principally in English, but with incidental parts in Italian and Russian
PerformerNote
Robert Tear, tenor ; Alan Opie, baritone ; Michael Chance, countertenor ; Glyndebourne Chorus ; London Sinfonietta ; Graeme Jenkins, conductor
Runtime
138
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Death in Venice, [music] by Benjamin Britten ; libretto by Myfanwy Piper after the novella by Thomas Mann ; a BBC TV production in association with R.M. Arts ; Stephen Lawless, Martha Clarke, directors ; directed for video by Robin Lough, (DVD)
Label
Death in Venice, [music] by Benjamin Britten ; libretto by Myfanwy Piper after the novella by Thomas Mann ; a BBC TV production in association with R.M. Arts ; Stephen Lawless, Martha Clarke, directors ; directed for video by Robin Lough, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Opera in two acts
  • Originally released in 1990
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (138 min.)
Isbn
9780769700441
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031004498
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D0044
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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