Most widely held works about Howard Goodall
Most widely held works by Howard Goodall
The gathering storm ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
In the mid-1930's the great politican and orator Winston Churchill was out of favor with the English people and struggling to make his voice heard. Wrestling with his personal demons, a lonely but defiant Churchill attempts to warn the world of the impending threat from Hitler's Germany.
Rowan Atkinson is Mr. Bean the whole Bean ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
Mr. Bean's unique approach to life and his fellow human beings is sure to provoke laughter.
Big bangs : the story of five discoveries that changed musical history by Howard Goodall ( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Howard Goodall's big bangs ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
With anecdotes and humor, composer Howard Gooddall presents five of the great breakthroughs in European music and what they mean today as classical music is being absorbed into the mainstream.
Black Adder II ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
The nasty genes of the Blackadder dynasty bubble back to the surface as Lord Edmund swaggers around town with a big head and a small beard in search of grace and favor from the stark raving mad Queen Bess. Accompanied by a rabble of riff-raff, the dastardly Lord Blackadder tarnishes the reputation of England's Golden Age.
Black Adder back and forth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
The Blackadder cast returns after a 10 year absence for this special. The new 21st-century Lord Blackadder and his scabby, but loyal, servant Baldrick wreak havoc as they tumble through the past in a time machine, with disastrous consequences.
The birth and life of opera ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
From the birth of opera in Florence with the Camerata to the genius of Monteverdi and beyond, this program looks at how opera grew into both a form of entertainment and a a vehicle for delivering incisive social, political, and cultural messages. The operettas of Offenbach and of Gilbert and Sullivan are also considered, as is opera's maturation into a worldwide phenomenon.
Equal temperament ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Traces the evolution of the man-made tuning system that revolutionized Western music. Covers the first scales of Pythagoras to the standardization of all instruments to equal temperament.
The hired man : a musical by Howard Goodall ( Book )
10 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Notation the thin red line ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of musical notation and composition from the musical notation copy work of the monks in the Scriptorium to the present day creation of musical compositions by computer.
Recorded sound ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
This program examines the effects, both positive and negative that resulted from the birth of the phonograph and subsequent development of electronic and computerized music-making devices.
Choral music by Howard Goodall ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Howard Goodall's choir works Choirs perform ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
The Choir works series shows how singing in groups is fundamental to the way communities express themselves and gives an overview of some of the vastly different choral traditions of the world today. A bonus program, Choirs perform, showcases seven of the world's leading choirs and their contrasting choral traditions.
The piano king of instruments ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
No instrument has been as important to the history of Western music as the piano. Since its invention in Florence three hundred years ago, the piano has become many things to many people -- a bridge between the worlds of classical and poplar music and the ultimate composer's companion. This program traces the ancestry of the instrument and the history of those composers who championed its use. From the concert hall to nightclubs and living rooms, the piano has become the instrument of choice throughtout the Western world.
Eternal light a requiem by Howard Goodall ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Stage and screen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
This program analyzes how music composed for the stage and screen performs its dramatic functions. Compositions by Howard Goodall (and lyricist Charles Hart) and Debbie Wiseman are deconstructed.
Howard Goodall's organ works : the complete series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Howard Goodall narrates, performs, and listens to performances during a tour surveying the history of the pipe organ. In programme 1 he visits and plays originals or reproductions of portative and table organs in Spain and Italy, and surveys pipe construction at the Mander organ factory in England. He then moves to instruments in Innsbruck and the Netherlands, exploring the rise of divisions. In programme 2, he visits Baroque organs in Spain, Germany, and Holland, then the 19th-century works of Cavaillé-Coll in France. In programme 3 Goodall visits a fortress organ in Austria, and Willis organs in England, illustrating the rise of big, loud organs with attitude during the 1800s. He notes the rise of the reed organ (harmonium) and the theater organ as represented by Wurlitzer, and concludes with visits to the instruments at the Cadet Chapel of West Point Military Academy (the largest church organ in the world) and the Wanamaker Organ in Philadelphia (the largest organ in the world). In programme 4 he discusses the organ at the end of the 20th century, with visits to a collector in California and St. Alban's Organ Museum in England. 20th-century offshoots, the mechanical (player) organ, electronic organs, and digital organs are reviewed. He participates in a sound test comparing the sound of a Willis pipe organ and an Allen digital organ. The film concludes with a visit to the 1993 Mander organ at St. Ignatius Loyola in New York City.
The Black-Adder ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Six episodes comprising the first series of the classic 1980s comedy, telling the tale of Edmund, Duke of Edinburgh (alias The Black-Adder), a snivelling worm whom history had quite rightly forgotten.
Missa Aedis Christi : SATB (divisi) and organ by Howard Goodall ( )
1 edition published in 2001 in Latin and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The Lord is my shepherd : theme from The vicar of Dibley : [arranged for] voice and piano by Howard Goodall ( )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Bean, Mr. (Fictitious character) Bulgaria Choral music Choral singing Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble Churchill, Winston,--1874-1965 Comedy films Cope, Wendy Criticism, interpretation, etc. Documentary television programs Drama Eccentrics and eccentricities Educational television programs England England--London Estonia Feature films Folk music Gospel music Great Britain Historical films History Isicathamiya Masses Music Musical notation Musical settings Musicals--Librettos Musical temperament Music--Instruction and study Music--Philosophy and aesthetics Music theory Nonfiction television programs Opera Operetta Orators Piano Requiems Sound--Recording and reproducing Television comedies Television comedies Television programs Tennessee--Nashville Time travel Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Wesley, Charles,--1707-1788 World politics Zulu (African people)
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