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Title Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart [videorecording].

Imprint [United States] : Brilliant Classics, [2005]


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 GDL Brand Library DVD    A MOZA GC M11DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (52 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in. + 2 sound discs (74 min., 39 sec.(CD1) 63 min., 47 sec. (CD2) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Series The great composers.
Great composers (Brilliant Classics (Firm))
Note Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast in 1999.
Based on "String Quartet in D minor, K.421" by W.A. Mozart.
Contents CD1: Le Nozze di Figaro: Overture -- Piano concerto No. 21 in C major K.467 "Elvira Madigan": Andante -- Piano sonata in A major K.331: Rondo alla Turca -- Clarinet concerto in A major K.622 "Out of Africa": Adagio -- Jupiter Symphony in C major K.661: Allegro vivace -- Requiem in D minor K.626: Requiem aeternam -- Ave verum corpus -- Clarinet Quintet in A major K.581: Allegro -- Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, Serenade in G Major K.525: Allegro: Romanze, andante: Menuetto: Rondo, allegro -- Flute concerto no. 1 in G major K.313: Allegro.
CD2: Cosi Fan Tutte: Overture -- Flute/Harp concerto in C major K.299: Andantino -- Piano concerto in F major K.459: Allegro assai -- Gran partita in B flat major K.361: Adagio -- Symphony in C major K.425 Linzer: Andante -- Serenata Notturna in D major K.239: Marcia -- Posthorn serenade in D major K.320: Concertante (andante grazioso) -- Violin concerto No. 5 in A major K.219: Allegro aperto -- Piano sonata in C major K.545: Allegro -- Le Nozze di Figaro: Voi che sapete.
Credits Director of photography, Marc Charlebois ; art director, Sylvain Gingras ; editor, Ricardo Fuoco ; music, Orford String Quartet ; original music, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; costume designer, Helen Rainbird ; choreographers, Dominique Porte, Roger Sinha.
Performer Narrator: Vlasta Vrana ; character actors: Guillaume Gauthier, Geneviève Ménard, Daniel Soulières, Dave Saint-Pierre, Parise Mongrain, Nancy Leduc, Sandrine Laford, Antonja Livingstone, Tom Casey.
Summary Acclaimed as one of the greatest composers of musical history, the genius of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was already apparent at the early age of six. At that age he amazed audiences with his instrumental and comparitional skills. A prolific composer, he composed in all possible genres - opera, concerto, chamber music, solo music, songs, masses, and oratorios. Mozart's music is universally loved, biting the perfect expression of classical form and grace.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS 5.1 surround.
Language English, French, Italian or Spanish dialogue.
Subject Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.
Composers -- Austria -- Biography.
Compositores (Músical)
Música -- Siglo XVIII.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Added Author Saint-Jean, Raymond, 1961-
Vrana, Vlasta.
Gauthier, Guillaume.
Ménard, Geneviève.
Soulières, Daniel.
Saint-Pierre, Dave.
Charlebois, Marc.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Quartets, violins (2), viola, cello, K. 421, D minor. Menuetto.
Orford String Quartet.
Brilliant Classics (Firm)
Standard No. 5028421924113
Music No. 92411 Brilliant Classics
DVD92411 Brilliant Classics
CD1-92411 Brilliant Classics
CD2-92411 Brilliant Classics

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