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1) Decoding the rap (1995)
Digital collection: Films@UM
This program examines the close correlation between gang activity and the music many youths are listening to ...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Explores the music of the Ewe, Ashanti, Gã, and Frafra peoples of Ghana.
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3) The Mighty fistful (1982)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Flutist James Galway discusses several Russian composers who directed their country's music away from Western...
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4) My country (1982)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Flutist James Galway presents a survey of some late 19th century composers inspired by their homelands, inclu...
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5) Today & tomorrow (1982)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Flutist James Galway discusses the difficulty in assessing and understanding the music of the 20th century.
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Flutist James Galway discusses how writing music for public performance in concert halls and theaters require...
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7) Vienna (1982)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Flutist James Galway discusses the works of Mozart and Schubert. Several individual performers and musical gr...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Flutist James Galway discusses the development of music from the early music of the Eastern churches to the b...
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James Galway discusses the search for form and contrast in the works of Vivaldi, the Mannheim School and most...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Musical instruments which are ancestors to modern ones are the subject of this series, which teaches what the...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Flutist James Galway discusses the importance of wealthy nobles, kings, and the church as patrons of music. H...
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12) The Golden age (1982)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Flutist James Galway discusses the renaissance of music in Elizabethan England and the madrigals popular at t...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Chronicles Beethoven's career and works up to 1804, counterpointing his development as an artist with the pro...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses the historical stage of George Frideric Handel's Messiah, explains who enjoyed Handel and how his t...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses the life and musical compositions of composer Franz Schubert.
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16) Liszt in Weimar (1986)
Digital collection: Films@UM
The program examines the life and work of composer, Franz Liszt, during the time he lived in Weimar.
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17) Bessie Smith (1983)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Describes the life and contributions of Blues singer, Bessie Smith. Illustrates her poverty-stricken childhoo...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
This story of the life of Beethoven (1770-1827) is also the story of the music of love, of war, of majestic p...
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19) The waltz city (1989)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses Vienna's history and musical culture in the 19th century, especially Brahms, Wagner, and the Straus...
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20) The new music (1989)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses the political and cultural climate in Vienna, especially Schoenberg's and his followers' twelve-ton...
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21) War & peace (1982)
Digital collection: Films@UM
James Galway discusses the music of the time period between the two World Wars, including the influence of te...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Describes the development and uses of music during the time of Alfonso X of Spain.
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Schumann, Brahms, Elgar and many other composers used the tonal equivalent of letters as the framework of the...
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24) The Romantics (1982)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Flutist James Galway discusses the romantic movement in music, including some of its chief figures. Several r...
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25) The Revolutionary (1982)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Beethoven, the man who changed the course of music and aligned himself with the forces that changed the cours...