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Author Corigliano, John, 1938- composer, writer of added commentary.

Title The ghosts of Versailles / John Corigliano.

Publication Info. [Versailles] : Chateau de Versailles Spectacles, [2021]

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1 copy ordered for Talbott: Acquisitions Department on 02-24-2022.
Description 2 audio discs (145 min., 75 sec.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
1 videodisc (184 min., 15 sec.) : sound, color, DVD video ; 4 3/4 in.
1 videodisc (184 min., 15 sec.) : sound, color, Blu-ray ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 022615 003800
Description digital
1.4 m/s
stereo surround
PCM 2.0
CD audio file
CD audio
DVD and Blu-ray video file
DVD and Blu-ray DVD video Blu-ray
all regions
Note Opera in 2 acts.
Language Sung in English.
Videodiscs include optional subtitles in English, French, and German.
Note Title from disc label.
Llibretto by William M. Hoffman, suggested by Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais's La mère coupable.
DVD and Blu-ray include a bonus documentary film Of rage and remembrance (38 min.) by Gerald Herman on Corigliano's Symphony no. 1.
Performer Emily Misch (Florestine) ; Kayla Siembieda (Susanna) ; Christian Sanders (Patrick Honoré Bégearss) ; Teresa Perotta (Marie-Antoinette) ; Jonathan Bryan (Beaumarchais) ; Spencer Britten (Léon) ; Brian Wallin (Count Almaviva) ; Peter Morgan (Louis XVI) ; Ben Shaefer (Figaro) ; Joanna Latini (Rosina) ; Orchestre de L'Opéra Royal ; Joseph Colaneri, conductor.
Event Recorded live 2019 December 7-8 l'Opéra Royal de Versailles.
Note Program notes, performer biographies, and synopsis in English with French and German translations (79 pages : color illustrations) laid in container.
System Details DVD and Blu-ray; all regions, NTSC, stereo 2.0.
Subject Operas.
Corigliano, John, 1938- Symphonies, no. 1.
Symphonies (Corigliano, John)
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Musical parodies.
Documentary films.
Live sound recordings.
Filmed performances.
Added Author Hoffman, William M. (William Moses), 1939-2017, librettist.
Misch, Emily, singer.
Siembieda, Kayla, singer.
Sanders, Christian, singer.
Perotta, Teresa, singer.
Bryan, Jonathan (Baritone), singer.
Britten, Spencer, singer.
Wallin, Brian, singer.
Morgan, Peter (Bass-baritone), singer.
Shaefer, Ben, singer.
Latini, Joanna, singer.
Colaneri, Joseph, conductor.
Herman, Gerald (Filmmaker), filmmaker.
Inspired by: Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de, 1732-1799. Mère coupable.
Container of (work): Corigliano, John, 1938- Ghosts of Versailles.
Opéra royal de Versailles. Orchestre, instrumentalist.
Added Title Container of (work): Of rage and remembrance.
Standard No. 3770011431427
Music No. 036 Chateau De Versailles
CVS036 Chateau De Versailles