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Title Leaving home, orchestral music in the 20th century. 2, Rhythm [videorecording] / a conducted tour by Sir Simon Rattle, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra ; director, Peter West.

Imprint Leipzig : ArtHaus Musik, [2005].


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 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    EA RATT LH R35DVD v.2    Available
Description 1 videodisc (50 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (20 p. : ports. ; 18 cm.)
Note Title from container.
Special features: Biographies of the composers; bonus audio track, Turangalîla-Symphony (81 min.).
Contents Excerpts from: Le sacre du printemps / Igor Stravinsky -- Ionisation / Edgar Varèse -- Atmophères / György Ligeti -- Music for pieces of wood / Steve Reich -- Rituel in memoriam Bruno Maderna / Pierre Boulez -- Turangalîla-Symphony / Olivier Messiaen -- Das Lied von der Erde / Gustav Mahler -- Piano roll no. 21 / Conlon Nancarrow.
Performer Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo-soprano ; Peter Donohoe, piano ; Jeanne Loriod, ondes Martenot ; Rex Lawson, player piano ; Lydia Ariken, dancer ; City of Birmingham Sympony Orchestra ; Sir Simon Rattle, conductor.
Event Originally produced in 1996.
Summary In the 20th century, music in the West freed itself from the dominance of melody and explored the richness of musical pulse for its own sake. Starting with the driving power of Stravinsky's Sacre du printemps, Sir Simon Rattle takes viewers on a vibrant sensory journey.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen (4:3) presentation; PCM stereo.
Language In English and German, with subtitles in French, Italian, Japanese and Spanish.
Subject Rattle, Simon, 1955-
Orchestral music -- 20th century -- Analysis, appreciation.
Música orquestal -- XX siglo -- Apreciación.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Music videos
Added Author Otter, Anne Sofie von.
Donohoe, Peter.
Loriod, Jeanne.
Lawson, Rex.
Ariken, Lydia.
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Vesna svi︠a︡shchennai︠a︡.
Varèse, Edgard, 1883-1965. Ionisation.
Ligeti, György, 1923-2006. Atmosphères.
Reich, Steve, 1936- Music for pieces of wood.
Boulez, Pierre, 1925- Rituel.
Messiaen, Olivier, 1908-1992. Turangalîla-symphonie.
Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911. Lied von der Erde.
Nancarrow, Conlon, 1912-1997. Studies, player piano, no. 21.
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Arthaus Musik (Firm)
Added Title Orchestral music in the 20th century. 2
Leaving home. 2
Spine Title Sir Simon Rattle leaving home. 2
Standard No. 807280203592
Music No. 102 035 ArtHaus Musik

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