Great recordings of the century the DVD

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Format: DVD 2008
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) M1.G8 2008x
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
Call Number  (DVD) M1.G8 2008x
Cello sonata in C major, op. 102, no. 1 / Ludwig van Beethoven (Mstislav Rostropovich, violoncello; Sviatoslav Richter, piano) (recorded Aug. 31, 1964, Usher Hall, Edinburgh)
Gianni Schicchi. O mio babbino caro / Giacomo Puccini (Maria Callas, soprano; Orchestre national de l'ORTF; Georges Prêtre, conductor) (recorded May 1965, ORTF, Paris)
Romance in F / Ludwig van Beethoven (Yehudi Menuhin, violin ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Sir Adiran Boult, conductor) (recorded Apr. 26, 1966, Royal Festival Hall, London)
Violin concerto in D, op. 77. III, Allegro giocoso, ma non troppo vivace / Johannes Brahms (David Oistrakh, violin ; BBC Symphony Orchestra ; Rudolf Schwarz, conductor) (recorded May 11, 1958, London)
Paganiniana / Paganini/Milstein (Nathan Milstein, violin) (recorded Dec. 10, 1968, ORTF, Paris)
Gnomenreigen : concert study, S145, no. 2 / Franz Liszt (Georges Cziffra, piano) (recorded Sept. 25, 1963, ORTF, Paris)
Polonaise in A flat major, op. 53 : "Heroic" / Frédéric Chopin (Georges Cziffra, piano) (recorded May 3, 1961, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Paris)
The mastersingers of Nuremberg. Prelude to Act I / Richard Wagner (London Symphony Orchestra; Leopold Stokowski, conductor) (recorded June 14, 1972, Royal Festival Hall, London)
Symphonie fantastique : op. 14. Un bal / Hector Berlioz (Orchestre de Paris; Herbert von Karajan, conductor) (recorded June 25, 1970, Paris)
Pour le piano. Toccata / Claude Debussy (Samson François, piano) (recorded Jan. 23, 1962, Paris)
Der Rosenkavalier. Finale of Act I : Kann mich auch an ein Mädel erinnern / Richard Strauss (Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, soprano; Hertha Töpper, mezzo-soprano; London Symphony Orchestra; Charles Mackerras, conductor) (recorded Oct. 24, 1961, London)
Pictures at an exhibition. The hut on chicken's legs : Baba-Yaga ; The great gate of Kiev / Modeste Mussorgsky, Maurice Ravel (Orchestre national de la RTF; André Cluytens, conductor) (recorded Aug. 13, 1960, RFT, Paris)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125. IV / Ludwig van Beethoven (Agnes Giebel, soprano; Marga Höffgen, contralto; Ernst Haefliger, tenor; Gustav Neidlinger, bass; New Philharmonia Chorus and Orchestra; Otto Klemperer, conductor) (recorded Nov. 8, 1964, Royal Albert Hall, London)
The Sicilian vespers. Overture / Giuseppe Verdi (New Philharmonia Orchestra; Carlo Maria Giulini, conductor) (recorded Jan. 12, 1968, Fairfield Hall, Croydon)
Le Cenerentola. Nacqui all'affanno / Gioachino Rossini (Teresa Berganza, soprano ; Orchestre national de la RTF; Eugen Jochum, conductor; recorded Apr. 9, 1964, Salle Pleyel, Paris)
Suite for solo cello no. 3 in C major. Bourrées I & II / Johann Sebastian Bach (Paul Tortelier, violoncello) (recorded June 25, 1964, Norwich Festival)
An die Musik : D547 ; Winterreise : D911. Der Lindenbaum / Franz Schubert (Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, baritone; Gerald Moore, piano) (recorded May 14, 1959, London)
Jota / Manuel de Falla (Victoria de los Angeles, soprano ; Gerald Moore, piano) (recorded Sept. 1, 1957, BBC, London)
Canción de cuna para dormir a un negrito / Xavier Montsalvatge (Victoria de los Angeles, soprano; Miguel Zanetti, piano) (recorded Nov. 14, 1967, Festival de Besançon)
Funérailles / Franz Liszt (Aldo Ciccolini, piano) (recorded Feb. 16, 1965, ORTF, Paris)
Four songs without words, no. 34 in C major : "Spinning song" / Felix Mendelssohn (Aldo Ciccolini, piano) (recorded Oct. 26, 1961, RFT, Paris).

Additional Information
Subjects Sonatas (Cello and piano)
Operas -- Excerpts.
Violin with orchestra.
Romances (Music)
Concertos (Violin) -- Excerpts.
Violin music.
Piano music.
Symphonies -- Excerpts.
Suites (Orchestra) -- Excerpts, Arranged.
Suites (Cello) -- Excerpts.
Songs with piano.
Concert films.
Publisher [United States] :EMI Classics,2008
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Sonatas,
Meistersinger von Nürnberg.
Symphonie fantastique.
Pour le piano.
Rosenkavalier (Opera).
Kartinki s vystavki.
Kartinki s vystavki.
Vêpres siciliennes.
An die Musik.
Canciones populares españolas.
Canciones negras.
Harmonies poétiques et religieuses.
Piano music.
Contributors Rostropovich, Mstislav, 1927-2007, performer.
Richter, Sviatoslav, 1915-1997, performer.
Callas, Maria, 1923-1977, performer.
Prêtre, Georges, conductor.
Menuhin, Yehudi, 1916-1999, performer.
Boult, Adrian, 1889-1983, conductor.
Oistrakh, David, 1908-1974, performer.
Schwarz, Rudolf, 1905-1994, performer.
Milstein, Nathan, 1903-1992, performer.
Cziffra, Georges, 1921-1994, performer.
Stokowski, Leopold, 1882-1977, conductor.
Karajan, Herbert von, conductor.
François, Samson, 1924-1970, performer.
Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth, performer.
Töpper, Hertha, performer.
Mackerras, Charles, 1925-2010, conductor.
Cluytens, André, conductor.
Giebel, Agnes, performer.
Höffgen, Marga, performer.
Haefliger, Ernst, 1919-2007, performer.
Neidlinger, Gustav, 1910-1991, performer.
Klemperer, Otto, 1885-1973, conductor.
Giulini, Carlo Maria, conductor.
Berganza, Teresa, performer.
Jochum, Eugen, conductor.
Tortelier, Paul, 1914-1990, performer.
Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich, 1925-2012, performer.
Moore, Gerald, 1899-1987, performer.
Angeles, Victoria de los, performer.
Zanetti, Miguel, performer.
Ciccolini, Aldo, performer.
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Sonatas,
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Trittico.
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Romances,
Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897. Concertos,
Milstein, Nathan, 1903-1992. Paganiniana.
Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Konzertetüden
Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849. Polonaises,
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Meistersinger von Nürnberg.
Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Symphonie fantastique.
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Pour le piano.
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949. Rosenkavalier (Opera).
Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich, 1839-1881. Kartinki s vystavki.
Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich, 1839-1881. Kartinki s vystavki.
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Symphonies,
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Vêpres siciliennes.
Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868. Cenerentola.
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Suites,
Schubert, Franz, 1797-1828. An die Musik.
Schubert, Franz, 1797-1828. Winterreise.
Falla, Manuel de, 1876-1946. Canciones populares españolas.
Montsalvatge, Xavier, 1912-2002. Canciones negras.
Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Harmonies poétiques et religieuses.
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Piano music.
Idéale Audience International, production company.
Orchestre national de l'O.R.T.F, performer.
London Philharmonic Orchestra, performer.
BBC Symphony Orchestra, performer.
London Symphony Orchestra, performer.
Orchestre de Paris, performer.
Radiodiffusion-Télévision française. Orchestre national, performer.
New Philharmonia Chorus, performer.
New Philharmonia Orchestra, performer.
EMI (Firm)
Participants/Performers Various performers.
Language English
Vocal selections sung in Italian, German, and Spanish; English, French, and German subtitles.
Notes EMI Classics: 50999 2 06788 9 0 (50999 2 06789 9 9, 50999 2 06790 9 5).
Title from container.
"Based on the television series produced by Olivier Charvet for Idéale Audience and IMG Artists (UK) Ltd."--Container.
System Details DVD-9; screen format 4:3; LPCM mono.
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 163 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
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