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Maria Callas : life and art

Author: Alan LewensAlistair MitchellMaria CallasRosalie CrutchleyPicture Music International.All authors
Publisher: [Europe] : EMI Classics, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Operas : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Biographical sketch of soprano Maria Callas, a woman whose own life had all of the dramatic dimensions of one of her operatic roles. Includes interviews with Callas and musical colleagues and friends, as well as archival footage of Callas in performance, including extracts from Vissi d'arte from Puccini's Tosca, Casta diva from Bellini's Norma, Una voce poco fa from Rossini's The barber of Seville, Habanera from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Biographies
Named Person: Maria Callas; Maria Callas
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
Music Type: Operas
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Lewens; Alistair Mitchell; Maria Callas; Rosalie Crutchley; Picture Music International.; Jo Lustig Limited.; EMI (Firm); EMI Records Ltd.
OCLC Number: 45199787
Language Note: In English with optional French and German subtitles; opera excerpts sung in Italian or French.
Notes: Title from disc label.
Biographical note in English by Tony Locantro, with French and German translations ([2] p.) inserted in container.
Credits: Produced by Picture Music International ; camera, Ken Morse, John Warwick ; editor, Don Fairservice ; narrator, Rosalie Crutchley.
Performer(s): Featuring Maria Callas.
Description: 1 videodisc (75 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-5, Dolby digital stereo.; NTSC; aspect ratio 4:3.
Contents: Tosca. Vissi d'arte / Puccini --
Norma. Casta Diva / Bellini --
Il barbiere di Siviglia. Una voce poco fa / Rossini --
Carmen. Habanera / Bizet --
Cavalleria Rusticana. Duet with Giuseppe di Stefano / Mascagni --
L'elisir d'amore. Duet with Giuseppe di Stefano / Donizetti.
Other Titles: Life and art
Responsibility: Picture Music International ; a Jo Lustig Limited production ; produced & directed by Alan Lewens, Alistair Mitchell.

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Biographical sketch of soprano Maria Callas, a woman whose own life had all of the dramatic dimensions of one of her operatic roles. Includes interviews with Callas and musical colleagues and friends, as well as archival footage of Callas in performance, including extracts from Vissi d'arte from Puccini's Tosca, Casta diva from Bellini's Norma, Una voce poco fa from Rossini's The barber of Seville, Habanera from Bizet's Carmen, and duets with Giuseppe di Stephano from Mascagni's Cavalleria rusticana and Donizetti's L'elisir d'amore.

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