The first silent night the carol that united the world

Format: DVD 2015
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) ML410.G94 F5 2015x
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
Call Number  (DVD) ML410.G94 F5 2015x
Northland Public Library Nonfiction 781.723 F51 (DVD)
Location  Northland Public Library
Collection  Nonfiction
Call Number  781.723 F51 (DVD)
Join renowned actor Simon Callow as he uncovers the moving origins of the song Silent Night that has been two hundred years in the making. A story that begins in humble circumstances ends with the world's most popular carol. Simon journeys to the Austrian village of Oberndorf as well as the city of Salzburg, where the story of the world's favorite carol had its origins.
Silent night villages and Salzburg
Advent Christmas markets
Mohr and Gruber
The Great War Christmas truce
Silent night performance
The legacy.

Additional Information
Subjects Gruber, Franz Xaver, -- 1787-1863. -- Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht.
Mohr, Joseph, -- 1792-1848.
Carols, German -- Austria -- History and criticism.
Christmas music -- History and criticism.
Documentary television programs.
Publisher [Arlington, Virginia] :PBS Distribution,2015
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Silent night
Contributors Beveridge, Peter (Peter J.), television producer, television director.
Callow, Simon, 1949- host, narrator.
WTTW National Productions, presenter.
Destinations Media Ltd., production company.
PBS Distribution (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Hosted and narrated by Simon Callow.
Other Contributors Editor, Wayne Osborne ; cinematographer, Peter Meakin.
Language English
With optional subtitles.
Notes Originally produced in 2014.
Bonus (approximately 45 min.): Classical destinations Salzburg -- Silent night music videos -- Stage of the world -- Salzburg partners -- Salzburg Festival -- Visit Salzburg -- Hotel Moenchsstein -- Closing markets -- Silent night trailer -- Ancient Bible destinations.
System Details DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen; stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781627894173
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