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Trans World International

Overview
Works: 317 works in 362 publications in 1 language and 2,377 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  History  Nonfiction films  Biography  Sports films  Instructional films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Historical television programs 
Roles: Producer, Originator, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 796.334
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Most widely held works by Trans World International
Tiger Woods son, hero & champion( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces Tiger Woods' personal story and the career which led to his winning of the 1997 Masters
Play like champions the Official Manchester United skills series by Ruud van Nistelrooy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed, in-depth soccer instruction provided by the stars of the Manchester United football club
Taming a 100-headed dragon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The opening program is concerned with the development of the Middle-European tradition of conducting, from the origin of the conductor's job as time-keeper to the (though it now seems absurd) startling concept that the conductor should seek to convey the composer's intentions. With silent footage of the father of modern conducting, Arthur Nikisch-the only visual record of Nikisch in action; Bernstein, rehearsing Shostakovich Symphony No. 5; Barbirolli, rehearsing the Bruckner Seventh; Beecham, in conversation and conducting the Faust ballet music; Richard Strauss, conducting Till Eulenspiegel ; Weingartner, who succeeded Mahler at the Vienna Opera, conducting the Freischutz overture; and Bruno Walter, interviewed, conducting the Mozart 40th, and rehearsing the Brahms Second
Flexibility or precision( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program focuses on the conducting force and personality of Otto Klemperer, Wilhelm Furtwangler, and Arturo Toscanini, with analyses of their styles by instrumentalists, other conductors, and musicologists, and with footage of Klemperer rehearsing the Egmont Overture and performing Beethoven's Ninth; Furtwangler conducting the Meistersinger Overture and rehearsing the Schubert Eighth and Brahms Fourth; comparison of Furtwangler's Beethoven's Ninth with that of the conductor whom he called a "bloody time beater"-Toscanini; and Toscanini conducting Beethoven's Fifth
Techniques of conducting( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program opens with Fritz Reiner conducting the New York Philharmonic in Tchaikovsky's violin voncerto, with Jascha Heifetz as soloist; Reiner, whom Isaac Stern characterizes as a brilliant stick technician, is also seen conducting the Chicago Symphony in Beethoven's Seventh. The program also presents Szell in conversation and rehearsing the Cleveland in Brahms' Academic Festival Overture, von Karajan in conversation and performing Debussy's "La Mer," and Bernstein rehearsing Shostakovich's Fifth and performing the Mahler Fourth Symphony
The New American Orchestras( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opening with Toscanini's performance of the Forza del Destino overture, this program observes how destiny, as it were, drove many of the great European conductors to America, where they built extraordinary new orchestras in their own image: the NBC Symphony, the Philadelphia, the Boston. The program contains footage of Toscanini rehearsing the "Coro di Zingarelle" from Traviata (including one of his famous tantrums) and performing Respighi's "Pines of Rome"; Stokowski in conversation and performing his transcription of Dido's Lament from Dido and Aeneas and the Bach Toccata and Fugue in D minor, as well as Tchaikovsky's Fifth; and Koussevitzky at Tanglewood conducting Beethoven's Egmont Overture
Hitler in colour( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses original color film and contemporary diaries to recall the destructive 12 year reign of Adolf Hitler. Follows the story of Hitler's brutal rise to power, to his transformation of Germany into a Nazi state, and finally the destructive wars that brought the Third Reich down
Arnold Palmer, mastering the fundamentals( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows you how to develop and sharpen the proper techniques essential to a consistent and low-scoring round of golf. Features segments on grip, set-up, takeaway, head position, swing acceleration, short irons, medium irons, long irons, fairway woods, the driver, chipping, pitch shots, pitch shot over bunker and putting
D-day in colour( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D-Day in color takes an in-depth look at the events and experiences of the greatest seaborne invasion in history, focusing on the personal stories of those involved, including not only the men in combat, but also the families and friends anxiously awaiting news of their loved ones. -- container
The Nutrasweet World Professional Figure Skating Championships( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of performances from Olympic medalists and World champions which they performed at the Nutrasweet World Professional Figure Skating Championships during the 1980s
Physics, why bother?( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the fundamental concepts of physics and how they influence human life
Wole Soyinka a voice of Africa( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life and art of Nigerian playwright and Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka
The best of Stars on ice( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features performances by legendary figure skaters
Play great golf( Visual )

in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arnold Palmer presents ways to improve your golf game
What they still don't teach you at Harvard Business School by Mark H McCormack( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary: Helps teach you how to bridge the gap between a business school education and the street knowledge that comes from the day to day running of a business and managing people
Medicine, how do you feel, Mr. Jacobs?( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in medicine are highlighted from the Black Plague to the current revolution in genetics
The Nobel legacy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the legacy of discovery and understanding that science has brought to our time through profiles of the accomplishments of scientists who have won the Nobel Prize. Considers both the positive and negative aspects of science and science's relationship to progress
Chemistry, stop forward movement?( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In five vignettes Dudley Herschbach and Anne Carson highlight important developments in chemistry that impact our lives today
The best of Stars on ice. Scott Hamilton's farewell tour( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features performances by legendary figure skaters
The Joe Montana story( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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