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The art of conducting [videorecording] : legendary conductors of a golden era / a Teldec Classics International production ; in association with IMG Artists ; produced by Marcos Klorman ; directed by Peter R. Smith.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Stan Getz Library DVD 629 37684000747723 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (115 min.) : sd., b&w with color sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Hamburg : Teldec Video, p1997.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Notes on the conductors by Alan Sanders in English, French, and German, and information on each recorded performance (27 p. : ill.) laid in container.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Consultant, Stephen Wright.
Participant or Performer Note:
Sergiu Celibidache with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, the Orchestra of Süddeutscher Rundfunk, and the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra ; Wilhelm Furtwängler with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra ; Erich Kleiber with the Concertgebouw Orchestra, the Czech Philharmonic, and the Berlin Staatskapelle ; Willem Mengelberg with the Concertgebouw Orchestra ; Evgeny Mravinsky with the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra and the Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra ; Charles Munch with the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, the Boston Symphony Orchestra, and the Hungarian State Orchestra ; Herbert von Karajan with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra ; Václav Talich, Hermann Scherchen, and André Cluytens with the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.
Narrator, Michael Letchford ; with commentary by Peter Andry, Alexander Barantschik, Daniel Barenboim, Walter Barylli, Otto Edelmann, Vic Firth, Yuri Grigorovich, Bernard Haitink, Yehudi Menuhin, and Evgeny Mravinsky.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in various locations, 1931-1991.
Summary, etc.:
Rehearsal and performance footage presenting the work of six conductors: Sergiu Celibidache, Wilhelm Furtwängler, Erich Kleiber, Willem Mengelberg, Evgeny Mravinsky, and Charles Munch. Archival footage is complemented by first-hand recollections of these conductors by people who knew them. Also includes rare film clips of Herbert von Karajan, Hermann Scherchen, André Cluytens, and Václav Talich.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Language Note:
Narration in English with English, French and Japanese subtitles.
Subject: Conductors (Music)
Conducting
Notes on the conductors by Alan Sanders in English, French, and German, and information on each recorded performance (27 p. : ill.) laid in container.
Consultant, Stephen Wright.
Recorded in various locations, 1931-1991.
Rehearsal and performance footage presenting the work of six conductors: Sergiu Celibidache, Wilhelm Furtwängler, Erich Kleiber, Willem Mengelberg, Evgeny Mravinsky, and Charles Munch. Archival footage is complemented by first-hand recollections of these conductors by people who knew them. Also includes rare film clips of Herbert von Karajan, Hermann Scherchen, André Cluytens, and Václav Talich.
DVD.
Narration in English with English, French and Japanese subtitles.

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