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L'amour de loin / Finnish National Opera presents ; composed by Kaija Saariaho ; libretto by Amin Maalouf ; stage director, Peter Sellars ; producer, Helena Kokko ; co-produced by the Finnish National Opera and the Finnish Broadcasting Company, YLE - YLE Culture.

Format Video (DVD)
Publication InfoHamburg : Deutsche Grammophon : Distributed by Universal Music & Video Distribution, 2005.
Description1 videodisc (156 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Other author/creatorMaalouf, Amin librettist.
Other author/creatorSellars, Peter director.
Other author/creatorKokko, Helena, producer.
Other author/creatorFinley, Gerald, 1960- performer.
Other author/creatorUpshaw, Dawn, performer.
Other author/creatorGroop, Monica, 1958- performer.
Other author/creatorSalonen, Esa-Pekka, 1958- conductor.
Other author/creatorTsypin, George, 1954- designer.
Other author/creatorPakledinaz, Martin, designer.
Other author/creatorIngalls, James F., designer.
Included WorkSaariaho, Kaija. Amour de loin.
Other author/creatorSuomen kansallisooppera performer.
Other author/creatorYleisradio Oy.
Other author/creatorDeutsche Grammophon (Firm)
Other author/creatorUniversal Music Distribution.
Abstract "A mystical tale, loosely based on history, of a 12th-century prince and troubadour"--Container.
General noteOpera in five acts.
General noteEd recorded: Chester.
General noteDurations: 139 min. (opera); 17 min. (bonus).
General note"World premiere recording"--Container.
General noteProgram notes and synopsis (11 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
General noteBonus: interviews with Peter Sellars, Kaija Saariaho, Esa-Pekka Salonen; trailer.
CreditsSet designer, George Tsypin ; costume designer, Martin Pakledinaz ; lighting designer, James F. Ingalls.
Performer Gerald Finley (Jaufré Rudel, Prince de Blaye) ; Dawn Upshaw (Clémence, Comtessse de Tripoli) ; Monica Groop (Le Pèlerin) ; Finnish National Opera Orchestra ; Finnish National Opera Chorus ; Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor.
Date/time/place of a event noteRecorded: Finnish National Opera, Helskini, Finland, September 2004.
Technical detailsDVD; PCM stereo., DTS 5.1, Dolby digital 5.1; aspect ratio 16:9 (opera), 4:3 (bonus); region code 0 (worldwide).
LanguageSung in French; subtitles in French, English, German and Spanish.
Genre/formNonfiction films.
Genre/formMusic videos.
UPC 044007340264
Publisher numberB0004721-09 Deutsche Grammophon

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