The Resource L'elisir d'amore : a comic opera in two acts after the comedy by Scribe "Le Philtre", music by Gaetano Donizetti ; libretto by Felice Romani ; stage producer, Frank Dunlop ; directed for video by Brian Large ; RM Associates in cooperation with Opera National de Lyon, The Decca Record Company Limited ... [et al.]. Making Elisir : the recording of Donizetti's opera L'elisir d'amore at the Opera National de Lyon / written and directed by Derek Bailey ; produced by Neil Mundy ; RM Associates in association with Opera National de Lyon, The Decca Record Company, Ayda Productions, (videorecording)

L'elisir d'amore : a comic opera in two acts after the comedy by Scribe "Le Philtre", music by Gaetano Donizetti ; libretto by Felice Romani ; stage producer, Frank Dunlop ; directed for video by Brian Large ; RM Associates in cooperation with Opera National de Lyon, The Decca Record Company Limited ... [et al.]. Making Elisir : the recording of Donizetti's opera L'elisir d'amore at the Opera National de Lyon / written and directed by Derek Bailey ; produced by Neil Mundy ; RM Associates in association with Opera National de Lyon, The Decca Record Company, Ayda Productions, (videorecording)

Label
L'elisir d'amore : a comic opera in two acts after the comedy by Scribe "Le Philtre"
Title
L'elisir d'amore
Title remainder
a comic opera in two acts after the comedy by Scribe "Le Philtre"
Statement of responsibility
music by Gaetano Donizetti ; libretto by Felice Romani ; stage producer, Frank Dunlop ; directed for video by Brian Large ; RM Associates in cooperation with Opera National de Lyon, The Decca Record Company Limited ... [et al.]. Making Elisir : the recording of Donizetti's opera L'elisir d'amore at the Opera National de Lyon / written and directed by Derek Bailey ; produced by Neil Mundy ; RM Associates in association with Opera National de Lyon, The Decca Record Company, Ayda Productions
Contributor
Screenwriter
Choreographer
Conductor
Director
Designer
Librettist
Publisher
Performer
Producer
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • chi
  • fre
  • ger
  • spa
  • ita
Summary
L'elsisir d'amor is a comic opera about a young man who drinks a "magic" potion to make the girl he desires fall in love with him. The documentary presents a fascinating "behind-the-scenes" look at the staging, rehearsal and recording of Frank Dunlop's celebrated production
Related
Cataloging source
JHP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
For the opera: senior cameraman, Keith Gibson ; editor, Stephen Eveleigh ; set designed by Roberto Platé ; costumes designed by Jacques Schmidt & Emmanuel Peduzzi ; lighting by Martial Barrault ; choreography by Sylvie Kay. For the documentary: cameraman, Duncan Cross ; editor, Stephen Eveleigh
Language note
The opera is sung in Italian with English, Fench, German, Spanish and Chinese subtitles; the documentary in English, French and Italian with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Angela Gheorghiu, Elena Dan, soprano ; Roberto Alagna, tenor ; Roberto Scaltriti, baritone ; Simone Alaimo, bass ; Orchestre et Chœur de l'Opéra National de Lyon ; Evelino Pidò, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1788-1865
  • 1927-
  • 1967-
  • 1797-1848
  • 1791-1861
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Romani, Felice
  • Dunlop, Frank
  • Large, Brian
  • Gheorghiu, Angela
  • Dan, Elena
  • Alagna, Roberto
  • Scaltriti, Roberto
  • Alaimo, Simone
  • Pidò, Evelino
  • Platé, Roberto
  • Kay, Sylvie
  • Bailey, Derek
  • Donizetti, Gaetano
  • Scribe, Eugène
  • Reiner Moritz Associates
  • Opéra de Lyon
  • Decca Record Company
  • Ayda Productions
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Opera
Technique
live action
Label
L'elisir d'amore : a comic opera in two acts after the comedy by Scribe "Le Philtre", music by Gaetano Donizetti ; libretto by Felice Romani ; stage producer, Frank Dunlop ; directed for video by Brian Large ; RM Associates in cooperation with Opera National de Lyon, The Decca Record Company Limited ... [et al.]. Making Elisir : the recording of Donizetti's opera L'elisir d'amore at the Opera National de Lyon / written and directed by Derek Bailey ; produced by Neil Mundy ; RM Associates in association with Opera National de Lyon, The Decca Record Company, Ayda Productions, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary film title from DVD menu: Love potion
  • Synopsis and program notes in English, French and German (27 p.) included
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
L'elisir d'amore (2:05:00) -- Making Elisir (52:00)
Control code
ocm50145248
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (177 min.)
Governing access note
NTSC all regions
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007410394
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
074 103-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 769969
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround or stereo, 16:9 aspect ratio
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
L'elisir d'amore : a comic opera in two acts after the comedy by Scribe "Le Philtre", music by Gaetano Donizetti ; libretto by Felice Romani ; stage producer, Frank Dunlop ; directed for video by Brian Large ; RM Associates in cooperation with Opera National de Lyon, The Decca Record Company Limited ... [et al.]. Making Elisir : the recording of Donizetti's opera L'elisir d'amore at the Opera National de Lyon / written and directed by Derek Bailey ; produced by Neil Mundy ; RM Associates in association with Opera National de Lyon, The Decca Record Company, Ayda Productions, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary film title from DVD menu: Love potion
  • Synopsis and program notes in English, French and German (27 p.) included
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
L'elisir d'amore (2:05:00) -- Making Elisir (52:00)
Control code
ocm50145248
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (177 min.)
Governing access note
NTSC all regions
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007410394
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
074 103-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 769969
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround or stereo, 16:9 aspect ratio
Video recording format
laserdisc

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