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Title: Beggar's Opera
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: VCR 2007-222
Description: 1983 BBC Television production of John Gay's opera, set among London's criminal classes and full of satirical jibes about corruption in high places; starring Roger Daltrey and Bob Hoskins
Keywords: Gay, John; Roger Daltrey

Title: Beggar's Opera
Series Title / Date: Britten-Pears Collection: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2013-203
Description: First broadcast on BBC Television in 1963 with Roger Jerome (The Beggar); Kenneth McKellar (Macheath); and the English Chamber Orchestra / Meredith Davies, conductor.
Keywords: Royal Opera House

Title: Benjamin Britten's A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Call Number: DVD 2010-137
Description: Starring James Bowman, Ileana Cotrubas, Curt Appelgren, with music by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Bernard Haitink.
Keywords: Glyndebourne Festival Opera; Shakespeare

Title: Benvenuto Cellini
Series Title / Date: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2011-272
Description: An opera in two acts performed during the 2007 Salzburg Festival. Based on events in the life of artist/goldsmith Benvenuto Cellini in the year 1532. Wiener Philharmoniker conducted by Valery Gergiev starring Burkhard Fritz.
Keywords: Hector Berlioz

Title: Betrothal in a Monastery: The Duenna
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2007-220
Description: Kirov Opera production of Prokofiev's opera based on the play "The Duenna" by R.B. Sheridan; recorded in 1997 at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg; conducted by Valery Gergiev
Keywords: Sheridan, R.B.; Prokofiev, Sergei

Title: Billy Budd
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Call Number: DVD 2002-6
Description: Britten's opera, based on the novel by Herman Melville
Keywords: Britten, Benjamin

Title: Billy Budd
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Call Number: VCR 2007-248
Description: 1988 BBC production of Britten's opera based on the story by Herman Melville; starring Thomas Allen, Philip Langridge, Richard Van Allen
Keywords: Britten, Benjamin; Melville, Herman

Title: Billy Budd: An Opera
Series Title / Date: Britten-Pears Collection: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2013-201
Description: Ballad opera in three acts. Story of the clash between the young, innocent sailor and his corrupt superior. Peter Pears (Captain Vere); Peter Glossop (Billy Budd); and Michael Langdon (John Claggart) with the Ambrosian Opera Chorus and the London Symphony Orchestra / Charles Mackerras, conductor. Originally broadcast as a television program on BBC in 1966.
Keywords: Britten

Title: Bizet's Carmen
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: VCR 2000-281
Description: 1984 film version of Bizet's opera, starring Placido Domingo
Keywords: Bizet, Georges

Title: Boh?me
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Call Number: VCR 2001- 6
Description: Baz Luhrmann's production of Puccini's opera, recorded live at the Sydney Opera House, 25 February 1993
Keywords: Puccini, Giacomo