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The Resource Amahl and the night visitors | Amahl & the night visitors, by Gian Carlo Menotti ; Showcase Productions, Inc. ; G. Schirmer, Inc. ; producer, Samuel Chotzinoff ; produced for DVD by Allan Altman ; director, Kirk Browning ; conductor, Thomas Schippers, (videorecording)

Amahl and the night visitors | Amahl & the night visitors, by Gian Carlo Menotti ; Showcase Productions, Inc. ; G. Schirmer, Inc. ; producer, Samuel Chotzinoff ; produced for DVD by Allan Altman ; director, Kirk Browning ; conductor, Thomas Schippers, (videorecording)

Label
Amahl and the night visitors | Amahl & the night visitors
Title
  • Amahl and the night visitors
  • Amahl & the night visitors
Statement of responsibility
by Gian Carlo Menotti ; Showcase Productions, Inc. ; G. Schirmer, Inc. ; producer, Samuel Chotzinoff ; produced for DVD by Allan Altman ; director, Kirk Browning ; conductor, Thomas Schippers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A disabled shepherd boy and his mother are visited by three men on their way to see the birth of Baby Jesus in Bethlehem
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1911-2007
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Menotti, Gian Carlo
Credits note
Choreographer, John Butler ; music and libretto, Gian Carlo Menotti ; music and artistic director, Peter Herman Adler ; designer, Eugene Berman
Date time place
Live telecast, originally broadcast on December 25, 1955 on NBC Opera Theatre
Dewey number
792.5/42
Language note
Sung in English, English, French, German, Italian or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Bill McIver (Amahl), Rosemary Kuhlmann (Mother), Andrew McKinley (King Kaspar), David Aiken (King Melchior), Leon Lishner (King Balthazar), Francis Monachino (Page), John Butler, Glen Tetley, Carmen Gutierrez (dancing shepherds); members of the Symphony of the Air
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1964
  • 1921-2008
  • 1913-1995
  • 1920-1993
  • 1911-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chotzinoff, Samuel
  • Altman, Allan
  • Browning, Kirk
  • Schippers, Thomas
  • McIver, Bill
  • Kuhlmann, Rosemary
  • McKinley, Andrew
  • Aiken, David
  • Lishner, Leon
  • Monachino, Francis
  • Butler, John
  • Tetley, Glen
  • Gutiérrez, Carmen
  • Menotti, Gian Carlo
  • Showcase Productions, Inc
  • G. Schirmer, Inc
  • Symphony of the Air
  • Columbus Boychoir
  • Video Artists International
Runtime
46
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Children with disabilities
  • Mothers and sons
  • Miracles
  • Jesus Christ
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Amahl and the night visitors | Amahl & the night visitors, by Gian Carlo Menotti ; Showcase Productions, Inc. ; G. Schirmer, Inc. ; producer, Samuel Chotzinoff ; produced for DVD by Allan Altman ; director, Kirk Browning ; conductor, Thomas Schippers, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: An exclusive 2007 interview with Rosemary Kuhlmann, who created the role of the Mother in the premiere of Amahl (28 min.); Christmas carols sung by the Columbus Boychoir, from the original 1955 telecast (6 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn174555194
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (46 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
782.1 AM12 ; P ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; B&W ; CC ; D01Z ; YVN0712MW98.
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
4400
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 174555194
  • (Sirsi) 174555194
  • (OCoLC)174555194
System details
DVD, region 0, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Amahl and the night visitors | Amahl & the night visitors, by Gian Carlo Menotti ; Showcase Productions, Inc. ; G. Schirmer, Inc. ; producer, Samuel Chotzinoff ; produced for DVD by Allan Altman ; director, Kirk Browning ; conductor, Thomas Schippers, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: An exclusive 2007 interview with Rosemary Kuhlmann, who created the role of the Mother in the premiere of Amahl (28 min.); Christmas carols sung by the Columbus Boychoir, from the original 1955 telecast (6 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn174555194
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (46 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
782.1 AM12 ; P ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; B&W ; CC ; D01Z ; YVN0712MW98.
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
4400
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 174555194
  • (Sirsi) 174555194
  • (OCoLC)174555194
System details
DVD, region 0, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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