The Hiroshima Peace Concert
NamesThomas, Michael Tilson, 1944- (Conductor)Ishikawa, Takaichi (Director)Hiraoka, Takashi, 1944- (Commentator)Totsuka, Naohiro (Performer)Sutherland, Robin (Instrumentalist)Short, Kevin (Bass-baritone) (Singer)Rosenshein, Neil (Singer)Satō, Shinobu, 1958- (Singer)Teshima, Masako (Singer)Hiroshima Kōkyō Gakudan (Performer)Shin-Hiroshima Telecasting Co (Production company)Special Chorus of Hiroshima Chorus Association (Performer)Fuji Terebijon, Kabushiki Kaisha (Production company)WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) (Broadcaster)Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) (Broadcaster)Pacific Music Festival. Orchestra (Performer)
Margaret Carson audio-visual materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1995-08-18Date Created: 1995-08-06
Table of ContentsMayor of Hiroshima address / Hiraoka -- Showa-Shoah / Thomas -- The age of axiety / L. Bernstein -- Firebird suite / Stravinsky -- Symphony no. 9: Ode to joy / Beethoven.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LVH 2718
TopicsSymphonies -- ExcerptsOrchestral musicSymphonies (Piano with orchestra)Suites (Orchestra)Tilson Thomas, Michael, 1944- Showa-ShoahBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Age of anxietyStravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Zhar-ptit︠s︡a. Suite (1919)Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Symphonies, no. 9, op. 125, D minor. Presto. Allegro assaiHiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945
GenresTelevision programsFilmed performancesMusic
NotesStatement of responsibility: Thirteen WNET ; produced by Shin-Hiroshima Telecasting Co and Fuji Television Network with assistance of Pacific Music Festival Foundation.Content: Title from the opening sceen.Venue: Broadcast on Channel 13 WNET TV, PBS in New York 1995 August 18; Recorded at Sapporo Art Park in Sapporo, Japan 1995 August 6.Acquisition: Gift; Margaret Carson, 1992.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (121 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionA concert commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 905910713NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20590822Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ac62e100-4a9b-0133-a934-60f81dd2b63c
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