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Author Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868.

Title Il barbiere di Siviglia [videorecording] / by Gioacchino Rossini ; libretto by Cesare Sterbini ; producer, John Cox ; director, Dave Heather ; a TVS production.

Published West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 videodisc (154 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes "A TVS production by arrangement with Glyndebourne in association with NVC Arts."--Container.
Originally produced in 1982.
Performers Robert Dean (Fiorello) ; Max-René Cosotti (Count Almaviva) ; John Rawnsley (Figaro) ; Maria Ewing (Rosina) ; Claudio Desderi (Bartolo) ; Catherine McCord (Berta) ; Ferruccio Furlanetto (Basilio) ; Hugh Davies (an officer) ; Glyndebourne Chorus ; London Philharmonic ; Sylvain Cambreling, conductor.
Audience 5-adult BWI.
Summary Figaro plots to help Count Almaviva win the hand of Rosina, ward of Dr. Bartolo, who intends to marry her himself. Twice-disguised, the Count wins Rosina's heart and, once Figaro has foiled the counter-plots of Bartolo and his cronies, they marry in the nick of time.
System notes DVD, NTSC, region 1; aspect ratio 4:3; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language notes Sung in Italian, with optional subtitles in English, French, German or Spanish.
Other author Dean, Robert, 1954- voc
Cosotti, Max René. voc
Rawnsley, John. voc
Ewing, Maria. voc
Desderi, Claudio. voc
McCord, Catherine. voc
Furlanetto, Ferruccio. voc
Davies, Hugh, baritone. voc
Cambreling, Sylvain. Conductor.
Sterbini, Cesare, 1784-1831. Librettist.
Cox, John, 1935 Mar. 12- Producer.
Heather, Dave, 1941-2005. Director.
Glyndebourne Festival Chorus. Performer.
London Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer.
TVS (Firm : Great Britain)
NVC Arts (Firm)
Kultur International Films.
Glyndebourne Festival Opera.
Subject Operas.
Courtship -- Spain -- 18th century -- Drama.
Guardian and ward -- Spain -- 18th century -- Drama.
DVD-Video discs.
Televised operas.
Variant Title Barber of Seville
ISBN 0769775756
Standard Number 032031210196
Publisher Number D2101 Kultur