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Aida : musical drama / by Giuseppe Verdi ; Allied Artists presents ; an Oscar Film production.

Loren, Sophia, 1934- (Added Author). Maxwell, Lois. (Added Author). Della Marra, Luciano. (Added Author). Poli, Afro. (Added Author). Cassinelli, Antonio. (Added Author). Tebaldi, Renata. (Added Author). Stignani, Ebe. (Added Author). Campora, Giuseppe. (Added Author). Bechi, Gino. (Added Author). Neri, Giulio. (Added Author). Morelli, Giuseppe, 1907-1998 (Added Author). Fracassi, Clemente, 1917-1992 (Added Author). Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 Aïda. (Added Author). Teatro dell'opera (Rome, Italy). Corpo di ballo. (Added Author). Orchestra di Roma della Radio italiana. (Added Author). Qualiton (Firm) (Added Author).
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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD AIDA (MUSICAL) (Text) 39206020427975 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Long Island City, NY : Qualiton, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Direction and screenplay by Clemente Fracassi.
Participant or Performer Note:
Sophia Loren (Aida; singing voice: Renata Tebaldi) ; Lois Maxwell (Amneris; singing voice: Ebe Stignani) ; Luciano Della Marra (Radames; singing voice: Giusppe Campora) ; Afro Poli (Amonsaro; singing voice: Gino Bechi) ; Antonio Cassineli (Ramfis; singing voice: Giulio Neri) ; Rome Opera Ballet Corps ; Italian State Radio Orchestra ; Giuseppe Morelli, conductor.
Summary, etc.:
The action takes place in ancient Egypt, and tells of the love of Radames, the captain of the guard, for a slave girl, Aida. She is the daughter of the King of Ethiopia, who is captured by Radames and the Egyptian troops. Tricked into betraying military secrets, Radames is condemned to be buried alive. He is joined by Aida, who dies with him. In this version, the actors lip-sync the songs.
System Details Note:
DVD, full screen presentation; soundtrack in digital surround.
Language Note:
Sung in Italian, with narration in English.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Kidnapping > Drama.
Egypt > Drama.
Genre: Romantic plays.
Feature films.
Musical films.
Musical films.

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