Most widely held works about BMG Music
Most widely held works by BMG Music
Follow the drinking gourd a story of the Underground Railroad ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
A cartoon story based on the traditional American folksong that recounts the compelling adventures of one family's escape from slavery via the Underground Railroad.
The point ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Oblio, a round-headed boy living in the land of "Point", where everything and everybody has one. Since his head isn't pointed like everyone else's, Oblio, along with his trusty dog, Arrow is banished to the "Pointless Forest." Once there, the adventure begins, with Oblio and Arrow encountering one extraordinary character after another as they make their way on their wonderful journey.
Princess Scargo and the birthday pumpkin ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
A Native American legend of a young girl who gives up a precious birthday gift in order to help her people.
Sondheim, a celebration at Carnegie Hall ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
A concert to honor composer Stephen Sondheim, and to benefit Carnegie Hall.
The creation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Recounts the Bible story of "...how God created the universe in seven days and gave life to Adam and Eve." (container)
Violin concerto in D by Ludwig van Beethoven ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Absolute beginners drums ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
This easy to follow drum DVD tutor will take you step-by-step from first-day exercises to playing along with a professional backing track. Includes easy to use menu and chapter access.
Absolute beginners bass guitar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
This easy to follow guitar DVD tutor will take you step-by-step from first-day exercises to playing along with a professional backing track. Fully enhanced and packed with extra features including a tuning menu, music exercises and easy to use menu and chapter access.
L'Italiana in Algeri by Gioacchino Rossini ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in Italian and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Guys and dolls off the record ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
A behind-the-scenes look at the recording of a Broadway cast album for the 1992 revival of the musical Guys and dolls. Includes interviews with cast and others.
Greendale ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
A mixture of rock 'n' roll and filmmaking. In 10 new Young songs, accompanied by images, the movie tells the story of an all-American family in a fictional California town coping with the perils of today.
Down the old plank road by Chieftains ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The Chieftains perform in Nashville, Tennessee with a host of guest performers.
The ultimate Pink Panther ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
A collection of the music from the Pink Panther movies starring Peter Sellers.
Toscanini, the maestro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Video documentary of conductor Arturo Toscanini. Includes interviews with members of the NBC Symphony, Robert Merrill, Jarmila Novatna, Herva Nelli, Licia Albanese, photographs, documents, original recordings and a selections of rarely shown home movies and a complete performance of Verdi's Hymn of the nations, with Jan Peerce. Compact disc includes complete performances of some of the works heard in the documentary.
The monkey people ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Features Raul Julia telling a folktale about Tepe, a little boy from a prosperous but lazy Amazonian village. He discovers an old man who carves monkeys out of leaves. Eventually, the leaf-monkeys are able to do everything the villagers wish.
Chopin favorites by Frédéric Chopin ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Alexander Nevsky ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in Russian and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Created as a propaganda piece in Stalinist Russia to raise the fears of the Russian populace about the threat of a German invasion, this artistic masterpiece tells the story of Russia's great hero Alexander Nevsky who united the peasants of Russia in 1242 to defeat invading Teutonic knights. The film had some of the most thrilling battle scenes ever made and music that went to the depth of every Russian soul. Fifty years after the film was first released its score was recreated for full symphonic orchestra and chorus.
Rubinstein remembered a 100th anniversary tribute to Arthur Rubinstein ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
John Rubinstein hosts, narrates and conducts in this documentary about the life of his father. Includes concert footage and interviews of friends and family. Compact disc includes complete performances of some of the works heard in the documentary.
Van Cliburn, concert pianist ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Video documentary of pianist Van Cliburn. Includes interviews with Leontyne Price, Marilyn Horne and Leonard Slatkin and performance footage not previously broadcast or commercially available. Compact disc includes complete performances of some of the works heard in the documentary.
Elvis '68 comeback special. [disc 1 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Original Elvis television special, considered to be one of the best performances of his career. The disc also includes two "Black Leather Sit-Down Shows", including jam sessions with original band members.
Animated films Bass guitar--Instruction and study Bible stories Biography Bluegrass music Children's films Concertos (Violin) Country music Country music Creation--Biblical teaching Drama Drum set Drum set--Instruction and study Feature films Feature films Fiction Filmed performances Films Folklore Folk music Folk songs, English Guitar Guys and dolls (Loesser, Frank) Individuality Instructional films Juvenile works Latin America Legends Methods--Self-instruction Motion picture music Musicals--Excerpts Music videos Music videos Nonfiction films Operas Operas Percussion instruments Pianists Piano music Popular music Rock films Rock music Social perception Sondheim, Stephen Sound recordings--Production and direction Tales Television musicals Television specials Underground Railroad United States
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