Check out one of DeSales databases, Naxos Video Library. It is a performing arts video library with over 300 operas, ballets, documentaries, live concerts, and musical tours of historic places. Look for it under our performing Arts databases.
From the Naxos Video Library:
“The world’s leading Performing Arts DVD distributor brings you an extensive streaming video library of classical music performances, opera, ballet, live concerts and documentaries. Watch the world’s greatest opera houses, ballet companies, orchestras and artists perform on demand! Once you subscribe, stream any video in the library from anywhere in the world with an internet connection.
Key features include:
Over 1215 full-length videos, available anytime, anywhere
Create custom clips: edit and add them to individual playlists
Subtitles available in over 5 languages
Search videos by category, role, composer, artist, production personnel, work, venue or festival
Access pre-defined video chapters and other points of interest including individual arias and scene breaks
View video as Full Screen, 2/3 Screen or 1/4 Screen
Videos stream at 700 Kbps (standard quality) and 2 Mbps (high quality)
Libretto/text included when available
Compatible with both PC and Mac”
Call the library at ext. 1266 for more information.