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Author Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924, composer.

Title La bohème / Puccini.

Publication Info. New York, NY : EMI Classics, [1996]

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 Talbott Media  CD 25173    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
 Talbott Media  CD 25173  Booklet    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 2 audio discs (102 min.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (119 pages : illustrations ; 13 x 15 cm)
Playing Time 005113 005028
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
plastic metal
Description digital
1.4 m/s
audio file
CD audio
Note Opera in four acts; libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica, after Henri Murger's Scènes de la vie de bohème.
Language Sung in Italian.
Performer Roberto Alagna (Rodolfo) ; Leontina Vaduva (Mimì) ; Thomas Hampson (Marcello) ; Simon Keenlyside (Schaunard) ; Samuel Ramey (Colline) ; Ruth Ann Swenson (Musetta) ; Enrico Fissore (Benoît/Alcindoro) ; London Voices ; Boys from the London Oratory School ; Philharmonia Orchestra ; Antonio Pappano, conductor.
Event Recorded 1995 August No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London.
System Details System requirements for enhanced CDs: 68040 processor or above, 256 color monitor, 5 Mb RAM, 100% multisession-compatible double-speed CD-ROM drive, Apple CD-ROM extension 5.1 or above, system 7.1 or above; or, 486 66 PC, 256 (8-bit) color monitor, 5 Mb RAM, Windows 3.1 or above, Soundblaster or 100% compatible sound card.
Note Title from disc label.
Program notes by Roger Parker and synopsis in English, and libretto with English translation (199 pages : portraits) inserted in container.
Subject Operas.
Operas -- Librettos.
Genre/Form Operas.
Opera adaptations.
Studio recordings.
Added Author Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906, librettist.
Illica, Luigi, 1857-1919, librettist.
Alagna, Roberto, singer.
Vaduva, Leontina, 1964- singer.
Hampson, Thomas, singer.
Keenlyside, Simon, singer.
Ramey, Samuel, singer.
Swenson, Ruth Ann, singer.
Fissore, Enrico, singer.
Pappano, Antonio, 1959- conductor.
Parker, Roger, 1951- writer of added commentary.
Opera adaptation of (work): Murger, Henri, 1822-1861. Scènes de la vie de Bohème.
Container of (work): Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Bohème.
Container of (work): Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906. Bohème.
Container of (expression): Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906. Bohème. English.
London Voices, singer.
London Oratory School Choir, singer.
Philharmonia Orchestra (London, England), instrumentalist.
Standard No. 724355612021
Music No. 7243 5 56120 2 1 EMI Classics (set)
7243 5 56121 2 0 EMI Classics (disc 1)
7243 5 56122 2 9 EMI Classics (disc 2)