Princeton University Library Catalog

Roméo et Juliette / Gounod.

Composer:
Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893 [Browse]
Format:
Audio
Language:
French
Published/​Created:
[Place of publication not identified: Sony Classical, 2011]
Description:
1 online resource (1 sound file)
Series:
Naxos Music Library. [More in this series]
Summary note:
Jussi Bjoerling and Bidu Sayao star as the famous star crossed lovers in this February 1947 performance of Gounod's Romeo et Juliette.
Notes:
  • Opera in five acts.
  • Libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré, based on the play by Shakespeare.
  • Duration: 2:08:42.
Time and place of event:
Recorded live 1947 February 1 Metropolitan Opera House, New York City.
Source of description:
Hard copy version record.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
Jussi Björling (Roméo) ; Bidú Sayã̃o (Juliette) ; Thomas Hayward (Tybalt) ; George Cehanovsky (Pâris) ; Kenneth Schon (Capulet) ; John Brownlee (Mercutio) ; Claramae Turner (Gertrude) ; Philip Kinsman (Grégorio) ; Nicola Moscona (Frère Laurent) ; Mimi Benzell (Stéphano) ; William Hargrave (Duke of Verona) ; Anthony Marlowe (Benvolio) ; the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Emil Cooper, conductor.
Language(s):
Sung in French.
Subject(s):
Operas [Browse]
Form/​Genre:
  • Operas.
  • Live sound recordings.
  • Streaming audio.
Publisher no.:
884977769302
OCLC:
961800898
International Standard Recording Code:
  • USSM11004666
  • USSM11004667
  • USSM11004668
  • USSM11004669
  • USSM11004670
  • USSM11004671
  • USSM11004672
  • USSM11005316
  • USSM11004673
  • USSM11004674
  • USSM11004675
  • USSM11004676
  • USSM11004677
  • USSM11004678
  • USSM11004679
  • USSM11004680
  • USSM11004681
  • USSM11004682
  • USSM11004683
  • USSM11004684
  • USSM11004685
  • USSM11004686
  • USSM11004687
  • USSM11004688
  • USSM11004689
  • USSM11004690
  • USSM11004691
  • USSM11004692
  • USSM11004693
  • USSM11004694
  • USSM11004695
  • USSM11004696
  • USSM11004697
  • USSM11004698
Librettist:
Singer:
Conductor:
Performer:
Other views:
Staff view