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Il Trovatore / Giuseppe Verdi ; [text by Robert Levine].

Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 (Author). Levine, Robert, 1944- (Added Author). Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 Trovatore (Added Author). Karajan, Herbert von. (Conductor). Price, Leontyne. (Vocalist). McDonough, John. (Narrator). Berliner Philharmoniker. (Performer).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Black Dog opera library.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Noble Co PL - Central (Albion) AUDIO CD 782.1 VER (Text) 38131003108213 NCPLC-Audio Book On CD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781428125988 (Audio CD) :
  • ISBN: 1428125981
  • Physical Description: 3 audio discs (opera length approximately 139 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books ; [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A guide to understanding and appreciating opera"--Container.
Music CD's published: Los Angeles, Calif. : EMI Capitol Music Special Markets, p1986 (ADD)
In container (17 cm.).
Compact disc.
Disc one contains the introduction, including background information, a synopsis of each act and scene, and a biography of each lead performer. The other two accompanying discs contain the complete opera sung in Italian.
Participant or Performer Note:
Berlin Philharmonic ; conducted by Herbert von Karajan ; featuring lead vocalist Leontyne Price.
Text narrated by John McDonough.
Summary, etc.:
Leonora loves a knight who serenades her as a troubadoor. The knight is in an army fighting a civil war agaist the Count, who also loves Leonora. The knight thinks he's the son of the gypsy woman who raised him & whose mother was killed by the Count, but he's actually the Count's brother. When the rivalry between the two men becomes violent, tragedy occurs.
Subject: Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Trovatore
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Trovatore > History and criticism.
Music CD's.
Audio CD.
Genre: Operas.
Sound recordings.

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