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Title A tribute to Krzysztof Penderecki [videorecording] : marking the composer's 80th birthday / a production of TVP (Telewizja Polska), Accentus Music, National Centre for Culture ; in co-operation with ZDF, Arte, NHK ; directed by Michael Beyer ; produced by Robert Kamyk & Paul Smaczny.

Publication Info. [Leipzig] : Accentus Music, 2014.


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Description 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 014600 001532
Description two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
performed music prm rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
Description digital optical PCM stereo rda
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1 rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 0 rda
string orchestra lcmpt
violin 1 double bass 1 2 lcmpt
cello 3 orchestra lcmpt
soprano voice 2 mezzo-soprano voice 1 tenor voice 1 bass voice 1 mixed chorus orchestra lcmpt
System Details DVD-9, all regions, widescreen (16:9 format) presentation; PCM stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1.
Note Title from opening frames.
Language The 4th work sung in Latin; bonus material in German with optional English, French, Korean, or Japanese subtitles.
Note Bonus material (15 min., 32 sec.): Krzysztof Penderecki about the concert.
Performer Sinfonia Varsovia ; Charles Dutoit (3rd work), Valery Gergiev (4th work), Krzysztof Urbański (1st work), conductors ; Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin (2nd work) ; Roman Patkoló, double bass (2nd work) ; Daniel Müller-Schott, Arto Noras, Ivan Monighetti, cellos (3rd work) ; Iwona Hossa, Ewa Vesin, sopranos (4th work) ; Agnieszka Rehlis, mezzo-soprano (4th work) ; Rafał Bartmiński, tenor (4th work) ; Nikolay Didenko, bass (4th work) ; Chorus of the Teatr Wielki - Polish National Opera (4th work) ; Warsaw Philharmonic Choir (4th work) ; Warsaw Boys Choir (4th work).
Event Recorded November 23, 2013 At the Grand Theatre-National Opera, Warsaw.
Note Liner notes by Martin Hoffmeister in German with English, French, and Polish translations (16 pages, 4 unnumbered pages : portraits, music) inserted in container.
Contents Threnody for the victims of Hiroshima (1960) -- Duo concertante for violin and double bass (2010) -- Concerto grosso for three cellos and orchestra (2000/01) -- Credo (1997/98).
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Krzysztof Penderecki is one of the world's great contemporary composers and a Polish classical music icon. His 80th birthday in November 2013 occasioned an extraordinary gathering of the world's most significant musicians and his most important interpreters. Companions and long-time friends of the composer presented their homage to Penderecki with some of his most famous works being performed: Threnody to the Victims of Hiroshima, the Duo Concertante, the Concerto Grosso No. 1 and others.
Subject String orchestra music.
Violin and double bass music.
Concertos (Cellos (3)).
Cellos (3) with orchestra.
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
Penderecki, Krzysztof, 1933- -- Interviews.
Composers -- Poland -- Interviews.
Genre/Form Filmed performances.
Filmed interviews.
Added Author Penderecki, Krzysztof, 1933- composer.
Mutter, Anne-Sophie, 1963- instrumentalist.
Patkoló, Roman, 1982- instrumentalist.
Müller-Schott, Daniel, 1976- instrumentalist.
Noras, Arto, instrumentalist.
Monighetti, Ivan, instrumentalist.
Hossa, Iwona, singer.
Vesin, Ewa, singer.
Rehlis, Agnieszka, singer.
Bartmiński, Rafał, singer.
Didenko, Nikolaĭ, singer.
Dutoit, Charles, conductor.
Gergiev, Valeriĭ, 1953- conductor.
Urbański, Krzysztof, 1982- conductor.
Container of (work): Penderecki, Krzysztof, 1933- Ofiarom Hiroszimy
Container of (work): Penderecki, Krzysztof, 1933- Duo concertante
Container of (work): Penderecki, Krzysztof, 1933- Concerti grossi, no. 1
Container of (work): Penderecki, Krzysztof, 1933- Credo
Sinfonia Varsovia, performer.
Teatr Wielki w Warszawie. Chór, performer.
Filharmonia Narodowa (Warsaw, Poland). Chór, performer.
Warszawski Chór Chłopięcy, performer.
Telewizja Polska, production company.
ACCENTUS Music (Firm), production company.
Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, production company.
Standard No. 4260234830644
Music No. ACC 20276 Accentus Music

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