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umd:1718
Digital collection: Films@UM
Jeannette Haien discusses her views on the form, composition, and performance of music.
umd:1734
Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses the political tide in Vienna during and after the French Revolution and its effect upon the composi...
umd:1744
Digital collection: Films@UM
This program examines Elgar's life and appraises his work, showing his musical development within the context...
umd:1749
Digital collection: Films@UM
Examines the effect of political upheaval in Eastern Europe on the music of Bartók, Shostakovich, and Lutosla...
umd:1751
Digital collection: Films@UM
This program describes a musical culture in decline in turn-of-the-century Vienna, and discusses how that dec...
umd:1753
56) Rhythm (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
This program explores the richness of musical pulse. Works by Stravinsky, Mahler, Sibelius and Reich are incl...
umd:1768
57) The saxophone (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses the history and development of the saxophone. Includes its use in French military bands, to orchest...
umd:1770
58) The violin (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses the history and development of the violin. Includes information on Andrea Amati, Nicolo Amati, Stra...
umd:1772
59) The trumpet (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses the history and development of the trumpet. Includes information on the trumpet from the Renaissanc...
umd:1774
Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses the history and development of percussion instruments. Includes information on instruments includin...
umd:1784
61) The synthesizer (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses the history and development of the synthesizer, from the 1920s to the modern synthesizer.
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62) Bass instruments (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
This program discusses the instruments in the bass section of an orchestra, particularly the double bass.
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63) The flute (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses the history and development of the flute. Includes information on how the flute was popularized by ...
umd:1792
64) The clarinet (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses the history and development of the clarinet. Beginning at the 18th-century workshop where it was cr...
umd:1794
65) The guitar (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
The guitar, its history and development, is discussed. The story of the instrument's development over 400 yea...
umd:1796
66) The harp (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
The harp, its history and development, is discussed. We see how Irish monks introduced the harp to Europe, an...
umd:1830
Digital collection: Films@UM
This drama-documentary was commissioned from the Russian film maker Andrei Nekrasov. He uses a cast of Russia...
umd:1832
68) Tchaikovsky (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Features the 1812 Overture, Piano Concerto No. 1, Symphony no. 6 in B Minor and Nutcracker ballets. Also rare...
umd:1838
69) Genius Beethoven (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Summarizes the life and works of Ludwig van Beethoven. Features the Symphony no. 9, Piano sonata no. 14. (Moo...
umd:1840
70) Mozart (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Summarizes the life and works of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, featuring the Symphony no. 40, Clarinet concerto, P...
umd:1844
71) The organ (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Traces the evolution of organ from the shepherd's "pan pipes" to the mammoth Winchester organ that requires t...
umd:1846
Digital collection: Films@UM
Features the music of Zimbabwe combining traditional rhythms with a modern African sound. Includes live perfo...
umd:1852
73) Brahms (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Examines the life and work of Johannes Brahms, exploring his associations with Liszt and Schumann. Features: ...
umd:1854
74) Chopin (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Examines the life and work of the composer, Frédéric Chopin. Includes: Piano concertos nos. 1 and 2, nocturne...
umd:1856
75) Dvořák (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Examines the life and work of Antonín Dvořák. Features: Symphony no. 9 from the New World, Cello concerto, an...