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Previn and the Pittsburgh
Dick, Stephen (Producer)
Greenberg, Rodney (Director)
Previn, André, 1929- (Conductor)
Previn, André, 1929- (Commentator)
Tear, Robert (Singer)
Tear, Robert (Commentator)
Tuckwell, Barry (Instrumentalist)
Tuckwell, Barry (Commentator)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (Performer)
Metropolitan Pittsburgh Public Broadcasting, inc (Broadcaster)
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) (Broadcaster)
WQED (Television station : Pittsburgh, Pa.) (Broadcaster)

Margaret Carson audio-visual materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1979-03-26
Table of Contents
Opening introduction / Previn -- Prince of the Pagodas, op. 57 -- Commentary / Previn, Tuckwell, Tear -- Serenade for tenor, horn and string orchestra, op. 31 / (English words by various authors).
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LVU 417
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976 -- Criticism and interpretation
Composers -- United States
Ballets -- Excerpts
Songs (High voice) with chamber orchestra
Classical music televisions programs
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Prince of the pagodas. Selections
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Serenade, tenor, horn, string orchestra, op. 31
Pittsburgh (Pa.)
Documentary television programs
Television programs
Statement of responsibility: Metropolitan Pittsburgh Public Broadcasting ; produced by Stephen Dick ; directed by Rodney Greenberg.
Content: Title from the screen; date from the oroginal container.
Performers: André Previn, commentator and conductor ; Robert Tear, tenor ; Barry Tuckwell, horn ; Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.
Venue: Broadcast from Heinz Hall on WQED TV Pittsburgh, Pa 1979 March 26.
Acquisition: Gift; Margaret Carson, 1992.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (59 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Commentary by Previn, Tuckwell, and Tear expose Benjamin Britten's particular qualities as a composer, performer and person.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 907490084
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20601612
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 018c9590-4a9a-0133-76a0-60f81dd2b63c
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  • 1979: Created
  • 2022: Found by you!
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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Previn and the Pittsburgh" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1979.

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Previn and the Pittsburgh