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Il barbiere di Siviglia : comic opera in 2 acts / by Gioacchino Rossini ; libretto by Cesare Sterbini, based on the comedy Le barbier de Séville, ou, La précaution inutile by Pierre Augustin Caron de Baeumarchais.

Format Video (DVD)
Publication InfoGermany : EuroArts Music, [2003], ©2001.
Description2 videodiscs (161 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Other author/creatorSterbini, Cesare, 1784-1831.
Other author/creatorMacias, Reinaldo.
Other author/creatorChausson, Carlos.
Other author/creatorKasarova, Vesselina.
Other author/creatorLanza, Manuel.
Other author/creatorGhiaurov, Nicolai, 1929-2004.
Other author/creatorSanti, Nello.
Other author/creatorAsagaroff, Grischa.
Other author/creatorBeaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de, 1732-1799. Barbier de Séville.
Other author/creatorRossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868. Barbiere di Siviglia.
Other author/creatorOpernhaus Zürich.
Other author/creatorEuroArts Music (Firm)
Abstract The action occupies a single day, is set in Seville, and revolves around the devious efforts of the young Count Almaviva, aided by Figaro, the barber of Seville, to woo and marry Rosina, the ward of old Dr. Bartolo, who intends to wed the girl himself to acquire her dowry. After a hilarious series of machinations the couple succeed in marrying against Bartolo's wishes.
General noteProgram notes and synopsis in English, German and French in container.
CreditsDirected for the stage by Grischa Asagaroff.
Performer Reinaldo Macias (Conte Almaviva) ; Carlos Chausson (Bartolo) ; Vesselina Kasarova (Rosina) ; Manuel Lanza (Figaro) ; Nicolai Ghiaurov (Basilio) ; supporting soloists ; Orchestra and Chorus of the Opera House Zürich ; Nello Santi, conductor.
Date/time/place of a event noteRecorded Apr. 2001, Opera House Zürich.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Technical detailsDVD-9 (disc 1), DVD-5 (disc 2), region 0, widescreen presentation, enhanced for 16:9 TVs ; soundtracks in Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, PCM stereo.
LanguageSung in Italian ; subtitles in English, German, French, Spanish and Italian.
Genre/formMusic videos.
UPC 880242512499
Publisher number20 5124 9 EuroArts Music

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