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Author Vivier, Claude, 1948-1983.

Title Rêves d'un Marco Polo / Claude Vivier ; Opus Arte production
Published Waldron, England, U.K. : Opus Arte, 2006


Description 1 online resource (1 streaming video (260 min.))
Series Opera in video.
Contents Part 1: Kopernikus -- Part 2: Marco Polo: Glaubst du an die Unsterblichkeit der Seele? (opening fragment) -- Prologue pour un Marco Polo -- Shiraz -- Lonely child -- Zipangu -- Wo bist du, Licht? -- Glaubst du an die Unsterblichkeit der Seele?
Summary Kopernikus: In this mystic tale, the central character Agni calls on historical and mythical figures: Lewis Carroll, Merlin, a witch, the Queen of the Night, a blind prophet, an old monk, Tristan, Isolde, Mozart, the Lord of the Waters, Kopernikus and his mother. Marco Polo: a series of tableaux about Marco Polo, some vocal, others instrumental, which meditate on inner treasures and human suffering
Credits Libretto for Kopernikus, Claude Vivier ; texts for Marco Polo by Claude Vivier, Paul Chamberland, Friedrich Holderlin and Martin Luther King ; Asko Ensemble ; Schonberg-Ensemble ; musical director, Reinbert de Leeuw ; stage director, Pierre Audi ; revival directors, Pierre Audi and Bert Bijnen ; set and lighting design, Jean Kalman ; costume design, Angelo Figus
Performer Susan Narucki (soprano), Lani Poulson (alto), Claron McFadden (soprano), Tomoko Makuuchi (soprano), Marion van den Akker (mezzo soprano), Karl Daymond (Baryton Martin), Richard Lloyd Morgan (baritone), Harry van der Kamp (basso profundo), Kathryn Harries (mezzo soprano), Helena Rasker (alto), Terence Mierau (tenor), James Ottaway (baritone), Charles Hens (tenor), Johan Leysen (narrator) ; Marijke van Kooten (violin), Marieke Schut (oboe), Ermo Hartsuijker (clarinet), Hans Colbers (clarinet), Harry Sparnaay (bass clarinet), Henrik Jan Lindhout (trumpet), Toon van Ulsen (trombone), Peppie Wiersma (percussion)
Notes Sung in various languages, with subtitles in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, and Dutch
Print version record
Subject Polo, Marco, 1254-1323? -- Drama
Polo, Marco, 1254-1323?
Genre/Form Internet videos.
Internet videos.
Vidéos sur Internet.
Form Streaming video
Author McFadden, Claron.
Makuuchi, Tomoko.
Akker, Marion van den.
Poulson, Lani.
Daymond, Karl, 1965-
Morgan, Richard Lloyd.
Kamp, Harry van der.
Leysen, Johan.
Harries, Kathryn.
Mierau, Terence.
Ottaway, James.
Hens, Charles.
Leeuw, Reinbert de, 1938-2020
Audi, Pierre
Bijnen, Bert
Duyns, Cherry
Asko Ensemble.
Opus Arte (Firm)