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umd:1944
Digital collection: Films@UM
Provides an overview of the history of Indian classical music, from its origins to the present day. Examines ...
umd:1950
102) Lucky Dube (1990)
Digital collection: Films@UM
A documentary portrait of Lucky Dube, who performs music that includes roots reggae, Zulu soul, urban jive, t...
umd:1952
103) Mike Makhalemele (1990)
Digital collection: Films@UM
A portrait of jazz fusion musician, Ratau Mike Makhalemele, who blends western and African elements in his mu...
umd:1954
Digital collection: Films@UM
A portrait of drummer and singer, Sipho "Hotstix" Mabuse, who bridges the gap between urban sophistication an...
umd:1958
105) The piano (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
In 1701, Bartolomeo Christofori, a musician employed by the Medicis, invented the first piano by modifying a ...
umd:1960
Digital collection: Films@UM
In this program, Mississippi Catfish, one of the last of the authentic rural blues players, recounts key epis...
umd:1964
Digital collection: Films@UM
Michael Gielen, Charles Rosen, and Carl E. Schorske analyze the complexities of Schoenberg's atonal Opus 16. ...
umd:1992
Digital collection: Films@UM
Classical and romantic music is performed with accompaniment of period keyboard instruments. Musicians explai...
umd:1994
Digital collection: Films@UM
A film biography of Johannes Brahms. Includes exemplary passages from his orchestral, choral, chamber, and pi...
umd:1998
Digital collection: Films@UM
Examines the life of Richard Strauss after the death of his associate, Hugo von Hofmannsthal.
umd:2000
Digital collection: Films@UM
The Hungarian composer Béla Bartók spent the last five years of his life as a man without a country, a refuge...
umd:2002
Digital collection: Films@UM
A film biography of Sir Georg Solti's life and musical career. Includes conducting highlights, interviews wit...
umd:2005
Digital collection: Films@UM
This program featuring rap-master Melle Mel describes the history of rap and hip-hop from its roots in earlie...
umd:2007
Digital collection: Films@UM
Marsalis discusses classical music, jazz music, the blues, and his life. He describes the blues as secular op...
umd:2015
Digital collection: Films@UM
This program provides a unique opportunity to see the late composer, John Cage, discuss favorite subjects suc...
umd:2021
Digital collection: Films@UM
This documentary biography of Bach illustrates the places, artifacts, and the documents of his life. The musi...
umd:2023
Digital collection: Films@UM
This biographical program, using film clips, photographs, diaries, and letters, examines the music of Finland...
umd:2027
Digital collection: Films@UM
Gathering performances from the past two decades this series is both an introduction to opera and an opportun...
umd:2029
Digital collection: Films@UM
Gathering performances from the past two decades this series is both an introduction to opera and an opportun...
umd:2039
120) Threads (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Presents an eclectic selection of works by living composers to illustrate the variety of new musical trends t...
umd:2041
121) After the wake (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
The musical legacy of composers dominant in the first part of the century is compared with post-war composers...
umd:2078
122) The musical capital (1988)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses the musical accomplishments in London toward the end of the 18th century.
umd:1021
Digital collection: The Jim Henson Works
Guest Juliet Prowse pays Kermit the Frog a compliment by calling him the "Robert Redford of frogs." Highlight...
umd:1023
Digital collection: The Jim Henson Works
Guest Rita Moreno begins the show with a dance routine set in a Parisian cafe with a life size Muppet as her ...
umd:1025
Digital collection: The Jim Henson Works
This episode features ventriloquist Edgar Bergen and his dummy, Charlie McCarthy. Highlights include: barnyar...