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Il Barbiere di Siviglia / by Gioachino Rossini ; from Teatro Real de Madrid, a Opus Arte, Teatro Real, Mediapro production.

Format Video (DVD)
Publication InfoLondon : Decca, ©2005.
Description2 videodiscs (240 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Subject(s)
Other author/creatorSterbini, Cesare, 1784-1831, librettist.
Other author/creatorFlórez, Juan Diego, 1973- performer.
Other author/creatorPraticò, Bruno, performer.
Other author/creatorBayo, María performer.
Other author/creatorSpagnoli, Pietro, performer.
Other author/creatorRaimondi, Ruggero performer.
Other author/creatorGelmetti, Gianluigi, conductor.
Other author/creatorSagi, Emilio, director.
Other author/creatorCorbella, Llorenç, set designer.
Other author/creatorSchussheim, Renata, costume designer.
Other author/creatorBravo, Eduardo, lighting designer.
Other author/creatorRamírez, Ángel Luis, director.
Included WorkBeaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de, 1732-1799. Mariage de Figaro.
Included WorkRossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868. Barbiere di Siviglia.
Other author/creatorOrquesta Sinfónica de Madrid. Coro, performer.
Other author/creatorOrquesta Sinfónica de Madrid, performer.
Other author/creatorOpus Arte (Firm)
Other author/creatorTeatro Real (Madrid, Spain)
Other author/creatorMediaPro.
Other author/creatorDecca Records (Firm)
Partial contents Bonus disc: The useless precaution : the cast and director introduce Rossini's opera (58:00) -- Backstage with the Barber : a look behind the Teatro Real production (16:00).
Abstract Comic opera based on Beaumarchais's Figaro characters. At the heart of the tale is Figaro and the love triangle of Count Almaviva, the willful Rosina, and her guardian with an ulterior motive, Bartolo.
General noteMelodramma buffo in 2 acts; libretto by Cesare Sterbini, after Beaumarchais.
General noteIncludes bonus disc.
General noteDurations: 166 min. (opera); 74 min. (bonus).
General noteProgram notes and synopsis in English in container.
CreditsDirected by Emilio Sagi; set designer, Llorenç Corbella; costume designer, Renata Schusshiem; lighting designer, Eduardo Bravo; TV director, Ángel Luis Ramirez.
Performer Juan Diego Flórez (Conte Almaviva) ; Bruno Praticò (Bartolo) ; Maria Bayo (Rosina) ; Pietro Spagnoli (Figaro) ; Ruggero Raimondi (Don Basilio) ; supporting soloists ; Madrid Symphony Orchestra and Chorus ; Gianluigi Gelmetti, conductor.
Date/time/place of a event noteRecorded in performance Jan. 2005.
Technical detailsDVD; NTSC; region 0; soundtracks in DTS 5.1, LPCM stereo; aspect ratio 16:9.
LanguageSung in Italian, with English, French, German, Spanish, Chinese and Italian (bonus only) subtitles.
Genre/formNonfiction films.
Other titleUseless precaution.
Other titleBackstage with the Barber.
UPC 044007431115
Publisher numberB0005295-09 Decca

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