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Discovering Beethoven: the "Eroica" symphony

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Title
Discovering Beethoven: the "Eroica" symphony
Additional title: Discovery concert
Names
Thomas, Michael Tilson, 1944- (Conductor)
Thomas, Michael Tilson, 1944- (Commentator)
Phillips, John Michael (Director)
London Symphony Orchestra (Performer)
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service (Broadcaster)
Collection

Margaret Carson audio-visual materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1991
Table of Contents
Lecture / Thomas (approx. 47 min.) -- Symphony no. 3 / Beethoven (approx. 40 min.).
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LVH 2722
Topics
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 -- Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Symphonies, no. 3, op. 55, E♭ major
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 -- Criticism and interpretation
Symphonies -- Analysis, appreciation
Symphonies
Genres
Television programs
Filmed performances
Music
Filmed lectures
Notes
Content: Title from the opening screen.
Content: "BBC TV copyshop. Date: 24-03-1995."-- On container.
Venue: Originally broadcast on BBC Television London 1991.
Acquisition: Gift; Margaret Carson, 1992.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (87 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Description
American pianist and conductor Michael Tilson Thomas discusses the background and history of Beethoven's 3rd symphony at the Barbican Hall in London with the London Symphony Orchestra. His lecture "Discovering Beethoven" is intercut with readings and passages of music and concludes with a complete performance of the symphony.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 905545203
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20586182
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2b56a760-4a9c-0133-4999-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1991: Created
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Discovering Beethoven" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1991. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/30f73b50-4a9c-0133-81f8-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Discovering Beethoven" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 26, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/30f73b50-4a9c-0133-81f8-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1991). Discovering Beethoven Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/30f73b50-4a9c-0133-81f8-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Discovering Beethoven