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  1. English National Opera (1991 Video)

    Director
    Richard Jones
    Subject
    History; Music
    Distribution
    Preview, Videocassette. VHS. col. 212 min.

    Scenes show the day-to-day running of the English National Opera, plus shows of the elaborate architecture inside the London Coliseum, the setting of the stage, and the Royal Box with its retiring room....

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  2. Examen (1990 Video)

    Director
    Montes-Baquer
    Subject
    Music
    Distribution
    Sale, Videocassette. VHS. col. 37 min., 1997 sale: DM98.00 (inclusive)

    Rehearsals and performance of ‘Examination’ from Act I Scene 2 ('Michael’s Youth’) of ‘Thursday from Light’ with Annette Meriweather (soprano), Julian Pike (tenor), Nicholas Isherwood (bass),...

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  3. Dreyfus: ‘J’Accuse’: The Dance Drama (199 Video)

    Subject
    Dance; Drama
    Distribution
    Sale, Videocassette. VHS. col. 70 min.

    A danced drama about Alfred Dreyfus in two acts, created by George R Whyte, with music by Alfred Schnittke. World premiere in the Oper der Bundesstaddt Bonn, 4 September 1994.

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  4. Mastersingers of Nuremberg, The (1989 Film, Video)

    Subject
    Music
    Distribution
    Film (16mm)

    Excerpts of a production of Wagner’s grand opera ‘Die Meistersinger’, performed by the Bonn Opera Company.

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  5. Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, The (1987 Video)

    Subject
    Music; Psychiatry
    Distribution
    Sale, Videocassette. VHS. col. 70 min., 1995 sale: £40.00 (+VAT)

    A video recording of Michael Nyman’s only opera, first performed at the ICA in the late 1980s. It tells the story of musicologist Dr P and the neurological condition that caused him to gradually lose a...

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  6. Marriage of Figaro, The (Ou) (1987 Video)

    Producer
    Robert Philip
    Subject
    Drama; Music
    Distribution
    OUT OF DISTRIBUTION, Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 24 min.

    Consists of three scenes from Beaumarchais’ play ‘The Marriage of Figaro’ and the same scenes from Mozart’s opera: Act V, part of Figaro’s monologue and part of Figaro’s aria; Act III, the duet...

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  7. Opera (1987 Film)

    aka: Terror at the Opera

    Director
    Dario Argento
    Producer
    Dario Argento

    Feature film. In this giallo a young opera singer, Betty (Marsillach) gets her big chance to sing Lady Macbeth when the previous star of an avant garde production of Verdi’s Macbeth breaks her leg....

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  8. Performing Arts of China, The (6 Parts) (1985 Video)

    Director
    Deben Bhattacharya
    Producer
    Deben Bhattacharya
    Subject
    Music
    Distribution
    Sale, Videocassette. VHS. col. 6 x 27 min.

    Part 1: Examples of musical instruments being manufactured and played by master musicians and orchestras. Interwoven in the musical sequences are scenic shots of Chinese landscapes. Part 2: Rare scenes of...

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  9. Tenor Man’s Story, The: Sir Peter Pears (1985 Video)

    Subject
    Music
    Distribution
    Hire, Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 53 min.

    A film made to celebrate Peter Pear’s 75th birthdayin which the tenor talks about his life to Donald Mitchell. His works are illustrated by stills, film clips and excerpts from Britten’s works.

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  10. Passing of Falstaff, The (1985 Television)

    Subject
    Drama; Music

    Documentary short which accompanied the U.S. broadcast of FALSTAFF (Unitel, 13/12/1985). It compares the treatment of The Merry Wives of Windsor by Verdi and Orson Welles, the former represented by clips...

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