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Uniform Title Ring des Nibelungen (Television program)
Title Ring des Nibelungen. Die Walküre [videorecording] / The Metropolitan Opera ; music and libretto, Richard Wagner ; production, Otto Schenk ; video director, Brian Large.

Publication Info. Hamburg, Germany : Deutsche Grammophon, 2002.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  782.1 RIN    DUE 10-02-21
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Description 2 videodiscs (241 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
Note Booklet includes synopsis in English, French, and German.
Bonus features: picture gallery ("Die Walküre" at the Met), trailer.
Contents Disc 1: Acts I & II -- Disc 2: Act III.
Credits Set and projection designer, Günther Schneider-Siemssen ; audio producer, Jay David Saks ; costume designer, Rolf Langenfass ; lighting designer, Gil Wechsler ; executive producer, Peter Gelb.
Performer Hildegard Behrens (Brünnhilde) ; James Morris (Wotan) ; Jessye Norman (Sieglinde) ; Christa Ludwig (Fricka) ; Gary Lakes (Siegmund) ; Kurt Moll (Hunding) ; Katarina Ikonomu (Helmwige) ; Marth Thigpen (Ortlinde) ; Pyramid Sellers (Gerhilde) ; Joyce Castle (Waltraute) ; Diane Kesling (Siegrune) ; Jacalyn Bower (Rossweisse) ; Wendy Hillhouse (Grimgerde) ; Sondra Kelly (Schwertleite) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra ; James Levine, conductor.
Event Produced at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York, in 1989 (?) and broadcast by Metropolitan Opera Television in 1990.
Summary This second segment of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen, First day : the Valkyries, focuses on the lives of Siegmund and Sieglinde, children of Wotan and Erde.
System Details Region 0, full screen presentation; PCM stereo., DTS 5.1, Dolby digital 5.1, NTSC.
Language Sung in German; optional subtitles in Chinese, English, French, German, or Spanish.
Subject Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883 -- Television adaptations.
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883 -- Film adaptations.
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Ring des Nibelungen. Walküre -- Television adaptations.
Genre Operas Performance.
Added Author Schenk, Otto.
Large, Brian.
Behrens, Hildegard.
Morris, James, 1947-
Norman, Jessye.
Ludwig, Christa.
Lakes, Gary.
Moll, Kurt, 1938-
Levine, James, 1943-
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Ring des Nibelungen. Walküre.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Orchestra.
Metropolitan Opera Television (Firm)
Deutsche Grammophon (Firm)
Added Title Die Walküre
Standard No. 044007304990
Music No. 440 073 049-9 Deutsche Grammophon
073 049-9 Deutsche Grammophon
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