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Author Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912.
Title Thaïs / music by Jules Massenet ; libretto by Louis Gallet, based on the novel by Anatole France ; presented by the Metropolitan Opera.
Imprint London, England : Decca, [2008]

Author Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912.
Subject Operas.
Alt Name Gallet, Louis, 1835-1898,
France, Anatole, 1844-1924. Thaïs.
López-Cobos, Jesús,
Fleming, Renée,
Hampson, Thomas,
Schade, Michael,
Vernhes, Alain, 1944-
Cambridge, Alyson,
Costa-Jackson, Ginger,
Scheunemann, Trevor,
Partridge, Leah,
Zifchak, Maria,
Smith, Daniel Clark,
Andrews, Roger,
Phinney, Kurt,
Pearson, Richard,
Montgomery, Craig,
Hashemian, Zahra,
Chan, David (Violinist),
Palumbo, Donald,
Halvorson, Gary.
Cox, John, 1935 March 12-
Schuler, Duane.
Slate, Sara Jo.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.),
Decca Music Group.
Description 1 videodisc (138 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; region code 0; aspect ratio 16:9, anamorphic widescreen; NTSC; soundtracks in LPCM stereo., DTS 5.1 surround; high-definition.
Note Sung in French; subtitles in English, French, German, Spanish, and Chinese.
Performer Renée Fleming (Thaïs) ; Thomas Hampson (Athanaël) ; Michael Schade (Nicias) ; Alain Vernhes (Palémon) ; Alyson Cambridge (Crobyle) ; Ginger Costa-Jackson (Myrtale) ; Trevor Scheunemann (Guard) ; Leah Partridge (La Charmeuse) ; Maria Zifchak (Albine) ; Daniel Clark Smith, Roger Andrews, Kurt Phinney, Richard Pearson, Craig Montgomery (Cenobite Monks) ; Zahra Hashemian, solo dancer ; David Chan, violin solo ; the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus, and Ballet ; Donald Palumbo, chorus master ; Jesús López-Cobos, conductor.
Credits Director, Gary Halvorson ; production, John Cox ; lighting designer, Duane Schuler ; choreographer, Sara Jo Slate ; music producer, Jay David Saks ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik.
Note Filmed Dec. 20, 2008.
Program notes and synopsis in English (14 p. : port. ; 18 cm.) in container.
ISBN/ISSN 044007433553
Publisher # B0013884-09 Decca
OCLC # 505718868

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