Turn of the Screw

Turn of the Screw

Cast: Lilian Watson, Helen Donath

     
 

Originally composed in 1954 by Benjamin Britten and based on a short story from Henry James, The Turn of the Screw is one of the relative few ghost stories that has made a prominent space for itself among popular opera. In this filmed production, Sir Colin Davis conducts the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House and features Lilian Watson and soprano Helen Donath.See more details below

Overview

Originally composed in 1954 by Benjamin Britten and based on a short story from Henry James, The Turn of the Screw is one of the relative few ghost stories that has made a prominent space for itself among popular opera. In this filmed production, Sir Colin Davis conducts the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House and features Lilian Watson and soprano Helen Donath.

Product Details

Release Date:
05/20/2003
UPC:
0807280019995
Original Release:
1982
Rating:
NR
Source:
Arthaus Musik
Region Code:
134
Sound:
[stereo]
Time:
1:48:00

Special Features

Introduction to the Opera - 6 min. (GB, F, Sp); Arthaus Musik trailer - 8 min.

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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Act I: Prologue [5:21]
2. Act I: Theme [:47]
3. Act I: Scene I - The Journey (Governess) [2:27]
4. Act I: Variation I [:29]
5. Act I: Scene II - The Welcome (Governess, Mrs. Grose, Miles, Flora) [3:31]
6. Act I: Variation II [:39]
7. Act I: Scene III - The Letter (Governess, Mrs. Grose, Miles, Flora) [2:51]
8. Act I: Variation III [1:36]
9. Act I: Scene IV - The Tower (Governess, Quint) [3:28]
10. Act I: Variation IV [:30]
11. Act I: Scene V - The Window (Governess, Mrs. Grose, Miles, Flora, Quint) [9:18]
12. Act I: Variation V [1:05]
13. Act I: Scene VI - The Lesson (Governess, Miles, Flora) [3:38]
14. Act I: Variation VI [1:10]
15. Act I: Scene VII - The Lake (Governess, Miles, Flora, Miss Jessel) [5:38]
16. Act I: Variation VII [1:15]
17. Act I: Scene VIII - At Night (All) [9:29]
18. Act II: Variation VIII [3:48]
19. Act II: Scene I - Colloquy and Soliloquy (Quint, Miss Jessel, Governess) [4:41]
20. Act II: Variation IX [:40]
21. Act II: Scene II - The Bells (Governess, Mrs. Grose, Miles, Flora) [7:07]
22. Act II: Variation X [:28]
23. Act II: Scene III - Miss Jessel (Governess, Miss Jessel) [6:02]
24. Act II: Variation XI [1:17]
25. Act II: Scene IV - The Bedroom (Governess, Miles, Quint) [4:20]
26. Act II: Variation XII [:22]
27. Act II: Scene V - Quint (Miles, Quint) [2:01]
28. Act II: Variation XIII [:59]
29. Act II: Scene VI - The Piano (Governess, Mrs. Grose, Miles, Flora) [3:18]
30. Act II: Variation XIV [:39]
31. Act II: Scene VII - Flora (Governess, Mrs. Grose, Flora, Miss Jessel) [3:58]
32. Act II: Variation XV [:51]
33. Act II: Scene VIII - Miles (Governess, Mrs. Grose, Miles, Flora, Quint) [14:17]

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