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Author Vivier, Claude, 1948-1983.
Uniform Title Rêves d'un Marco Polo
Title Rêves d'un Marco Polo [electronic resource] / Claude Vivier ; Opus Arte production.
Published Waldron, England, U.K. : Opus Arte, 2006.
Book Cover

Description 1 streaming video (260 min.)
Series Opera in video
Note Accompanying booklet features program notes in English, French, and German.
Extra features: Introductions ; "Claude Vivier," a 60-minute documentary by Cherry Duyns ; interviews with Reinbert de Leeuw and others.
Opera in two parts.
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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2009. (Opera in video). Available via World Wide Web.
Language Sung in various languages, with subtitles in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, and Dutch.
Subject Polo, Marco, 1254-1323? -- Drama.
Genre Internet videos.
Related Names Akker, Marion van den. Performer.
Audi, Pierre.
Bijnen, Bert.
Daymond, Karl, 1965- Performer.
Duyns, Cherry.
Harries, Kathryn. Performer.
Hens, Charles. Performer.
Kamp, Harry van der. Performer.
Leeuw, Reinbert de, 1938-
Leysen, Johan. Performer.
Makuuchi, Tomoko. Performer.
McFadden, Claron. Performer.
Mierau, Terence. Performer.
Morgan, Richard Lloyd. Performer.
Ottaway, James. Performer.
Poulson, Lani. Performer.
Asko Ensemble. Performer.
Opus Arte (Firm)
Schönberg-Ensemble. Performer.
Collection Title Alexander Street Press.
Standard # 809478009436
Publisher # OA 0943 D Opus Arte