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Dido and Aeneas [videorecording]

by Henry Purcell
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
Purcell's much-loved tragic opera is an intense tale of heroism, passion, betrayal and ultimate tragedy, played out against a backdrop of fiery rituals, evil spells and pageantry. This is filmed entirely on location at Hampton Court House, England, where spectacular settings are created in the house and grounds.
Director
Peter Maniura
Performers
Maria Ewing (Dido) ; Karl Daymond (Aeneas) ; Rebecca Evans (Belinda) ; Sally Burgess (Sorceress) ; Patricia Rozario (Second woman) ; Mary Plazas (First Enchantress) ; Pamela Helen Stephen (Second Enchantress) ; Jamie McDougall (Aeneas's lieutenant) ; James Bowman (Voice of Mercury) ; Collegium Musicum 90 ; Richard Hickox, conductor.
Release Date
1995
Run Time
60 min.
Language
Sung in English, with English, French, and German subtitles
Notes
Opera in 3 acts; libretto by Nahum Tate.
ISBN
0769787258, 9780769787251
Credits
Director, Peter Maniura; production designer, Niek Kortekaas.
Published
West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, c2008.
Recording Info
Filmed at Hampton Court House, England; originally produced in 1995.
Publisher no.
D4242 Kultur
Description
1 videodisc (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD Region 1; soundtrack in LPCM stereo; aspect ratio 4:3.
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