A celebration of faiths the Papal concert of reconciliation
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 3 of 3 copies|
SummaryA concert celebrating the 25th anniversary of Pope John Paul II's Papacy, honoring the Pope's lifelong commitment to interfaith understanding and outreach to the three Abrahamic faiths.
ContentsJohn Harbison's Abraham
Gustav Mahler's Symphony no. 2 : Resurrection. Movements I, IV, V.
-- (Biblical patriarch)
-- Songs and music.
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with brass ensemble.
Symphonies -- Excerpts.
Reconciliation -- Religious aspects.
|Publisher|| Pittsburgh :WQED Multimedia,2004
|Other Titles|| Abraham.
John Paul II, Pope, 1920-2005.
Ziesak, Ruth, performer.
Remmert, Birgit, performer.
Harbison, John. Abraham.
Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911. Symphonies,
Radiotelevisione italiana, production company.
Centro televisivo vaticano, production company.
Peter Rosen Productions, production company.
WQED Multimedia, production company.
Ankara Devlet Çoksesli Müzik Korosu Müdürlüğü, performer.
Filharmonia Krakowska. Chór, performer.
London Philharmonic Choir, performer.
Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh, performer.
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, performer.
Narrated by Gilbert Levine ; address by Pope John Paul II ; Ruth Ziesak, soprano (2nd work) ; Birgit Remmert, contralto (2nd work) ; Ankara State Polyphonic Choir ; Krakow Philharmonic Choir ; London Philharmonic Choir ; members of the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh ; Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra ; Levine, conductor.
Sung in English (1st work) and German (2nd work); narration in English; address by the Pope in Italian with English subtitles; closed captioned.
The 1st work is a motet for chorus SSAATTBB, 4 horns, 4 trumpets, 4 trombones, and tuba.
Special features: full text of address (in English translation) given by Pope John Paul II after the concert; conversation with Gilbert Levine.
1 videodisc (87 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.