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Title Helicopter string quartet [videorecording] / Allegri Film & Avro present in cooperation with the Holland Festival ; written and directed by Frank Scheffer ; produced by Ton Van Der Lee, Frank Scheffer.

Publication Info. [London] : Medici Arts, [2008]


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Description 1 videodisc (77 min.) : sound, color. ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image rdacontent
video rdamedia
videodisc rdacarrier
digital optical rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 0 rda
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Language German and English dialogue, optional English, French, German, Dutch, Spanish, and Japanese subtitles.
Performer Musical excerpts performed by the Arditti Quartet.
Credits Editor, Jan Wouter Van Reijen ; camera, Joost Van Gelder, Roelf-Jan Wentholt, Rene Van Der Eijk.
Note "Based on Helikopter Steichquartett, third act from Mittwoch aus Light, composed by Karheinz Stockhausen."
Originally produced in 1995.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Note Program notes containing introduction by Frank Scheffer, biographical information, and recommended recordings are inserted in container.
Summary Stockhausen rehearses and talks about his Helicopter string quartet. The preparations, including test flights, are documented from the first rehearsal to the world première at the 1995 Holland Festival, of which excerpts are shown.
Subject Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928-2007. Licht. Mittwoch. Helikopter-Streichquartett.
String quartets.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Concert films.
Added Author Scheffer, Frank, 1956- Director. Producer. Scenarist.
Lee, Ton van der. Producer.
Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928-2007. Composer.
Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928-2007. Licht. Mittwoch. Helikopter-Streichquartett.
Arditti Quartet. Performer.
Allegri Film.
AVRO (Firm).
Holland Festival (1995).
ISBN 9786312149392 : DVD 24.99
6312149390 : DVD 24.99
Standard No. 899132000480
Music No. 3077508 Medici Arts

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