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- Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities, c1994.
Art of conducting
The Art of conducting
1 videocassette (36 min.) : sd., b&w and col. ; 1/2 in.
Conducting -- Study and teaching.
Reiner, Fritz, 1888-1963.
Szell, George, 1897-1970.
Karajan, Herbert von.
Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990.
- The program shows and gives commentary on Fritz Reiner conducting the New York Philharmonic in Tchaikovsky's violin concerto with Jascha Heifetz as soloist and the Chicago Symphony in Beethoven's 7th; Szell conversing and conducting the Cleveland Orchestra in Brahms' "Academic Festival" overture and Beethoven's 5th; Von Karajan is seen conversing and performing Beethoven's 5th and Debussy's "La Mer"; Bernstein is seen rehearsing Shostakovich's 5th and performing the Mahler 4th.
- Michael Gambon.
- Series conceived by Stephen Wright ; commentary written by Stephen Pettitt ; videotape editor, Alastair Mitchell.
With commentary by Yehudi Menuhin, Sir George Solti, Richard Mohr, Oliver Knussen, George Szell, Jack Brymer, Isaac Stern, Julius Baker, Brian Pollard, Werner Thärichen, Herbert von Karajan, Mariss Janson, John Eliot Gardiner and Suvi Raj Grubb.
"FFH 4602"--Cassette label.