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Title The planets [videorecording] / music by Gustav Holst ; Kultur ; Warner Music Entertainment ; NVC Arts presents ; produced and directed by Ron Isted.

Publication Info. West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD  New Shelf  EA HOLS PLA D91DVD    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (53 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 audio disc ((53 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
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video v rdamedia
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System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; L-PCM stereo, Dolby Digital.
Performer BBC Symphony Orchestra ; BBC Symphony Chorus ; Andrew Davis, conductor.
Credits Production concept, Richard Somerset-Ward.
Note "The CD includes the audio-only version of this ... performance"--Container.
DVD release of motion picture originally produced in 1994.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Contents Mars, the bringer of war -- Venus, the bringer of peace -- Mercury, the winged messenger -- Jupiter, the bringer of jollity -- Saturn, the bringer of old age -- Uranus, the magician -- Neptune, the mystic.
Summary This stunnning visualization accompanies a highly-acclaimed performance of Gustav Holst's suite by the BBC Symphony Orchestra under Andrew Davis. In this powerful statement of Holst's vision, three elements are combined -- Holst's music, stunning photography of the planets, and the eloquent visual images of Holst's own interpretation of the astrological significance of each planet.
Subject Suites (Orchestra).
Orchestral music.
Planets -- Songs and music.
Added Author Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934.
Davis, Andrew, 1944-
Isted, Ron.
BBC Symphony Orchestra.
BBC Northern Chorus.
Kultur International Films.
NVC Arts (Firm)
ISBN 9780769787299
Standard No. 032031438491
Music No. D4384 Kultur

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