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The Resource André Previn : the kindness of strangers, RM ARTS ; A Claverdon Films Ltd. Production for RM ARTS in association with The Austalian Broadcasting corporation Bravo and WDR-ARTE ; produced by Mike Bluett and Michela Antonello ; directed by Tony Palmer

André Previn : the kindness of strangers, RM ARTS ; A Claverdon Films Ltd. Production for RM ARTS in association with The Austalian Broadcasting corporation Bravo and WDR-ARTE ; produced by Mike Bluett and Michela Antonello ; directed by Tony Palmer

Label
André Previn : the kindness of strangers
Title
André Previn
Title remainder
the kindness of strangers
Statement of responsibility
RM ARTS ; A Claverdon Films Ltd. Production for RM ARTS in association with The Austalian Broadcasting corporation Bravo and WDR-ARTE ; produced by Mike Bluett and Michela Antonello ; directed by Tony Palmer
Title variation
Kindness of strangers
Contributor
Director
Librettist
Performer
Producer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tony Palmer's 90 min. documentary, filmed around the world, follows Previn's exciting life from Berlin refugee to multi-Oscar-winning film score composer, renowned jazz pianist and chief conductor of both the London Symphony and the Los Angeles Philharmonic orchestras
Cataloging source
CO2
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Dubbing editor, Brek Taylor ; photography, Tony Cobbs, Ed Kadysewski, Junko Shino, Dave Marsh ; archive BBS Television, Warner Bros., NBC Television, Channel 4 (KRON), MGM
PerformerNote
David Finck played Gershwin ; Kiri Te Kanawa sang Marietta's aria from Die Tate Stadt by Erich Korngold with the NHK Symphony Orchestra ; Ray Brown and Grady Tate played from the Blue Note Club ; the WDR Symphony Orchestra played from The Mother Goose Suite by Maurice Ravel ; the Emerson Quartet played from Piano Quintet op. 34 by Johannes Brahms ; A Streetcar Named Desire directed by Colin Graham ; cast: Renee Fleming, Susannah Glanville, Elizabeth Futral, Peggy Kriha Dye, Rodney Gilfry, David Okerlund, Anthony Dean Griffey, Jay Hunter Morris, Matthew Lord, Judith Forst, Luis Oropeza, Jeffrey Lentz, Josepha Gayer, Ray Reinhardt, lynne Soffer; comissioned by San Francisco Opera ; general director, Lotfi Mansouri
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1897-1957
  • 1926-2002
  • 1875-1937
  • 1833-1897
  • 1911-1983
  • 1929-2019
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bluett, Mike
  • Antonello, Michela
  • Palmer, Tony
  • Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
  • Te Kanawa, Kiri
  • Finck, David
  • Tate, Grady
  • Brown, Ray
  • Ravel, Maurice
  • Brahms, Johannes
  • Williams, Tennessee
  • Previn, André
  • Graham, Colin
  • Mansouri, Lotfi
  • Littell, Philip
  • NHK Kōkyō Gakudan
  • Kölner Rundfunkorchester
  • Emerson Quartet
  • San Francisco Opera
  • RM Arts (Firm)
  • Claverdon Films Ltd
  • Australian Broadcasting Corporation
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Previn, André
  • Videodiscs
Technique
live action
Label
André Previn : the kindness of strangers, RM ARTS ; A Claverdon Films Ltd. Production for RM ARTS in association with The Austalian Broadcasting corporation Bravo and WDR-ARTE ; produced by Mike Bluett and Michela Antonello ; directed by Tony Palmer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Libretto by Philip Littell ; based on a play by Tennessee Williams
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
797336
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
ID9297RADVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 797336
  • (OCoLC)50097740
System details
DVD; stereo, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
André Previn : the kindness of strangers, RM ARTS ; A Claverdon Films Ltd. Production for RM ARTS in association with The Austalian Broadcasting corporation Bravo and WDR-ARTE ; produced by Mike Bluett and Michela Antonello ; directed by Tony Palmer
Publication
Note
Libretto by Philip Littell ; based on a play by Tennessee Williams
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
797336
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
ID9297RADVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 797336
  • (OCoLC)50097740
System details
DVD; stereo, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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