Language and/or Subtitles: Akkadian
Ancient Egyptian
Format: DVD 2021
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Additional Information
Subjects Akhenaton, -- King of Egypt -- Drama.
Televised performances.
Publisher [East Hampton, New York] :Orange Mountain Music,2021
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Akhnaten.
Contributors Halvorson, Gary, television director.
Goldman, Shalom, librettist.
Israel, Robert, 1939- librettist.
Riddell, Richard, librettist.
Robbins, Jerome, librettist.
Briccetti, Louisa, television producer.
Warivonchik, Victoria, television producer.
Frost, David, 1960- television producer.
Costanzo, Anthony Roth, performer.
Bridges, J'Nai, performer.
James, Zachary, performer.
Dísella Larusdóttir, performer.
Bernstein, Richard (Bass-baritone), performer.
Blake, Aaron, performer.
Liverman, Will, performer.
DiDonato, Joyce, host.
Kamensek, Karen, 1970- conductor.
McDermott, Phelim, stage director.
Pye, Tom, production designer.
Pollard, Kevin, costume designer.
Poet, Bruno, lighting designer.
Gandini, Sean, choreographer.
Glass, Philip. Akhnaten.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.), presenter, production company, performer.
Improbable Skills Ensemble, performer.
Orange Mountain Music, publisher.
Participants/Performers Anthony Roth Costanzo (Akhnaten) ; J'Nai Bridges (Nefertiti) ; Zachary James (Amenhotep III) ; Dísella Lárusdóttir (Queen Tye) ; Richard Bernstein (Aye) ; Aaron Blake (High Priest of Amon) ; Will Liverman (General Horemhab) ; with supporting singers ; Skills Ensemble ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Karen Kamensek, conductor.
Other Contributors Production, Phelim McDermott ; set and projection designer, Tom Pye ; costume designer, Kevin Pollard ; lighting designer, Bruno Poet ; choreographer, Sean Gandini.
Language Akkadian
Ancient Egyptian
Sung principally in Akkadian, Egyptian, and Hebrew; narration in English; optional English, French, German, and Spanish subtitles.
Notes Opera in three acts.
Production originally created by English National Opera and LA Opera in collaboration with Improbable ©1983.
Program notes by Christopher Browner and Elena Park, and synopsis in English (24 unnumbered pages : color illustrations) inserted in container.
Special feature: Backstage with host Joyce DiDonato (interviews with cast and crew members).
System Details DVD; all regions; widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 and PCM stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (172 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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