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Title:
Tristan und Isolde
Author:
Dorn, Dieter., production personnel.
Physical Description:
2 videodiscs (238 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
A presentation of Wagner's opera about the fatal voyage which Tristan, a vassal to the court of King Marke, makes to Ireland to bring back Isolde as the king's bride. On the return voyage Tristan and Isolde drink by mistake a love potion, which binds them irrevocably to each other. The story resolves itself into a series of love intrigues in which the two lovers ingeniously outwit the king.
General Note:
Drama in three acts.

A Metropolitan Opera television production.

Bonus: Picture gallery ("Tristan und Isolde" at the Met); trailer.

"Deutsche Grammophon. A Universal Music Company."
Language:
German
Contents:
Disc 1. Acts one & two -- disc 2. Act 3.
UPC:
044007304495
Format :
DVD

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Richard Wagner's three-act drama comes home in this release of a performance captured live at The Metropolitan Opera. Featuring Ben Heppner in the role of Tristan and James Levine conducting the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus, this production offers set and costume design by Jürgen Rose. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi