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Title Music is the language of the heart and soul [videorecording] : a portrait of Mariss Jansons ; Mahler : symphony no. 2.

Imprint Berlin : C Major Entertainment : Unitel Classica [distributor], c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    ES MAHL 2 J73DVD    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (142 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.+ 1 booklet (7 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Note Booklet text in English, German and French.
Contents disc 1. Music is the language of the heart and soul : a portrait of Mariss Jansons (52 min.) / a film by Robert Neumuller -- disc 2. Mahler : symphony No. 2 (90 min.) / Ricarda Merbeth, soprano ; Bernarda Fink, mezzo-soprano ; Netherlands Radio Choir ; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra ; Mariss Jansons, conductor.
Summary Filmmaker Robert Neumuller observes conductor Mariss Jansons in rehearsal for the New Year Concert with the Vienna Philharmonic, as well as working with the orchestras he is currently heading, the Royal Concertgebouw and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Jansons relates the story of his youth and education, historical footage shows the young maestro with his mentor Herbert von Karajan. This release also features a complete performance of Mahler's Second Symphony with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.
System Details DVD, all regions, widescreen (16:9) presentation ; PCM stereo., DTS 5.0.
Language German dialogue, subtitles in English, German (concert only), French, Spanish, Chinese, and Korean.
Subject Jansons, Mariss. 1943-
Conductors (Music) -- Latvia -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Concert films.
Documentary films.
Added Author Jansons, Mariss. 1943-
Neumüller, Robert.
Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911. Symphonies, no. 2, C minor.
Merbeth, Ricarda.
Fink, Bernarda.
Groot Omroepkoor.
Standard No. 814337010973
Music No. 709708 C Major Entertainment

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