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The Resource The unanswered question : six talks at Harvard by Leonard Bernstein, written by Leonard Bernstein ; an Amberson Video production in cooperation with WGBH-TV, Boston ; producer, Douglas Smith ; Clark Santee, director, (DVD)

The unanswered question : six talks at Harvard by Leonard Bernstein, written by Leonard Bernstein ; an Amberson Video production in cooperation with WGBH-TV, Boston ; producer, Douglas Smith ; Clark Santee, director, (DVD)

Label
The unanswered question : six talks at Harvard by Leonard Bernstein
Title
The unanswered question
Title remainder
six talks at Harvard by Leonard Bernstein
Statement of responsibility
written by Leonard Bernstein ; an Amberson Video production in cooperation with WGBH-TV, Boston ; producer, Douglas Smith ; Clark Santee, director
Title variation
Six talks at Harvard by Leonard Bernstein
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Bernstein explores the aesthetic origins and directions of music, touching upon concepts and visualizations from such fields as poetry, linguistics, and physics; includes musical performances
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Michael Ritchie, camera director
Date time place
Recorded at Harvard University, Oct.-Nov., 1973, when Bernstein was Charles Eliot Norton Professor of Poetry
Dewey number
781.1/7
Language note
Spoken in English; 6th lecture includes sung portion in Latin
LC call number
ML3845
LC item number
.L46 2002
PerformerNote
Leonard Bernstein, lecturer, conductor. On 6th lecture - Oedipus Rex (Stravinsky): Michael Wager, speaker; René Kollo, Tatiana Troyanos, Tom Krause, Ezio Flagello, soloists; Harvard Glee Club. On 5th lecture - Symphony no. 9 (Mahler): Vienna Philharmonic. All other performances: Boston Symphony Orchestra
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-1990-
  • 1929-
  • 1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bernstein, Leonard
  • Wager, Michael
  • Kollo, Rene
  • Troyanos, Tatiana
  • Krause, Tom
  • Flagello, Ezio
  • Harvard Glee Club
  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Amberson Video, Inc
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Kultur International Films
Runtime
793
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music
  • Music appreciation
  • Music
  • Music
  • Symbolism in music
  • Serialism (Music)
  • Twelve-tone system
  • Documentary television programs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The unanswered question : six talks at Harvard by Leonard Bernstein, written by Leonard Bernstein ; an Amberson Video production in cooperation with WGBH-TV, Boston ; producer, Douglas Smith ; Clark Santee, director, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Leonard Bernstein program"--Disc label
  • Issued as 6 discs in 3 containers in slipcase
  • Kulture: D1570 (D1451, D1453, D1455)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
lecture 1. Musical phonology (104 min.) -- lecture 2. Musical syntax (95 min.) -- lecture 3. Musical semantics (142 min.) -- lecture 4. The delights and dangers of ambiguity (142 min.) -- lecture 5. The twentieth century crisis (133 min.) -- lecture 6. The poetry of earth (177 min.)
Control code
pm2003000439
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (793 min.)
Isbn
9780769715704
Lccn
be2003000439
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00032031157095
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • D1570
  • D1451
  • D1453
  • D1455
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1576135
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The unanswered question : six talks at Harvard by Leonard Bernstein, written by Leonard Bernstein ; an Amberson Video production in cooperation with WGBH-TV, Boston ; producer, Douglas Smith ; Clark Santee, director, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • "Leonard Bernstein program"--Disc label
  • Issued as 6 discs in 3 containers in slipcase
  • Kulture: D1570 (D1451, D1453, D1455)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
lecture 1. Musical phonology (104 min.) -- lecture 2. Musical syntax (95 min.) -- lecture 3. Musical semantics (142 min.) -- lecture 4. The delights and dangers of ambiguity (142 min.) -- lecture 5. The twentieth century crisis (133 min.) -- lecture 6. The poetry of earth (177 min.)
Control code
pm2003000439
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (793 min.)
Isbn
9780769715704
Lccn
be2003000439
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00032031157095
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • D1570
  • D1451
  • D1453
  • D1455
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1576135
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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