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Title Charisma X [videorecording] : Iannis Xenakis / presented by the Greek Film Center, E.R.T. S. A., and Vox Documentaries [sic] ; director, Efi Xirou ; written by Efi Xirou ; producer, Gina Petropoulou.

Imprint New York : Mode, [2010]

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Description 1 videodisc (62 min.) : sd., col., with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Xenakis edition ; v. 12
Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Works. v. 12. Selections (Mode)
Credits Cinematography by Filippos Koutsaftis.
Performer Interviews with Iannis Xenakis (archive footage) ; narrator, Makis Solomos ; commentary from the composers: Georges Aperghis, François-Bernard Mâche, Gerard Pare, George Koumentakis ; featuring Françoise Xenakis (author and Xenakis' widow) ; Elisabeth Chojnacka (harpsihordist) ; Benny Sluchin (trombonist) ; Sharon Kanach (co-author with Xenakis, of the book "Music and Architecture") ; Mâkhi Xenakis (sculptor and Xenakis' daughter) ; Roviros Manthoulis (film director) ; Curtis Roads (Prof. of UC Santa Barbara).
Musical performers: Sylvio Gualda, percussion (Psappha) ; Elisabeth Chojnacka, harpsichord (Naama) ; Benny Sluchin, trombone (Keren) ; Frances-Marie Uitti, cello ; Lori Freedman, clarinet (Charisma) ; Christophe Roy, cello (Nomos Alpha) ; Spiros Sakkas, vocal (Oresteïa).
Event Originally recorded by Vox Documentaries in Greece, 2008.
Summary Charisma X follows the life of Iannis Xenakis from childhood through his final composition. Musicologist Makis Solomos guides audience through Xenakis' key periods and accomplishments interspersed with musical performances and comments from those who knew or worked with Xenakis.
System Details DVD, all regions, widescreen (16:9) presentation ; uncompressed stereo. PCM audio.
Language Greek, French, and English dialogue, optional Greek, English, German, or French subtitles.
Subject Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001.
Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Psappha. Selections.
Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Naama. Selections.
Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Keren. Selections.
Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Charisma. Selections.
Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Nomos alpha. Selections.
Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Oresteia. Selections.
Composers -- Greece -- 20th century -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Concert films.
Added Author Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Composer. Interviewee.
Xirou, Efi. Screenwriter. Director.
Petropoulou, Gina. Producer.
Aperghis, Georges. Interviewee.
Chojnacka, Elisabeth. Instrumentalist. Interviewee.
Koumentakēs, Giōrgos, 1959- Interviewee.
Mâche, François Bernard. Interviewee.
Manthoulēs, Rovēros. Interviewee.
Pape, Gerard, 1955- Interviewee.
Roads, Curtis. Interviewee.
Xenakis, Mâkhi, 1956- Interviewee.
Solomos, Makis. Interviewee.
Kanach, Sharon E. Interviewee.
Xenakis, Françoise. Interviewee.
Sluchin, Benny. Instrumentalist. Interviewee.
Uitti, Frances-Marie. Instrumentalist.
Freedman, Lori. Instrumentalist.
Roy, Christophe. Instrumentalist.
Sakkas, Spyros, 1938- voc
Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Oresteia. Selections.
Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Psappha. Selections.
Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Naama. Selections.
Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Keren. Selections.
Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Charisma. Selections.
Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001. Nomos alpha. Selections.
Vox Documentaries (Firm) Producer.
Greek Film Center (Firm) Producer.
Hellēnikē Radiophōnia-Tēleorasē. Producer.
Mode (Sound recording label)
Added Title Charisma ex
Iannis Xenakis
Standard No. 764593021896
Music No. mode 218 Mode Records

 
    
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