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Robclif (Firm)

Overview
Works: 13 works in 19 publications in 1 language and 304 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Educational films  Internet videos  Biography  Television programs  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Historical television programs 
Classifications: ML290.8.V26, 784.2902
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Most widely held works by Robclif (Firm)
Venice and Vivaldi( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program covers the rise of Antonio Vivaldi and his famous all-women orchestras at the Pieta, the heyday of Venetian composition, Vivaldi's departure from Venice and the rise of a new breed of composer, and the decline
The world of Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explains how the St. Mark's sound was first rescued and then enhanced by Claudio Monteverdi, and covers the art of the madrigal, the rise of women composers, and why the world's first public opera house was built in Venice
Five centuries of music in Venice( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First program in a series of five about music in Venice. This program covers the 16th and early 17th centuries and includes excerpts from the music of Willaert, Palestrina, the Gabrielis, and Schütz performed by the King's Consort and the Gabrieli Consort & Players
Five centuries of music in Venice( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second program in a series of five about the history of music in Venice. This program covers the 17th century and explains how the St. Mark's sound was first rescued and then enhanced by Claudio Monteverdi. Includes the art of the madrigal, the rise of women composers, and why the world's first public opera house was built in Venice. Presented in two parts of approximately 28 and 24 minutes each
20th century music in Venice( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program covers the start of the international music festivals and Venice's role as host to Hindemith, Schoenberg, Bartók, and Stravinsky; the rise to fame of Malipiero, Nono, and Maderna, and the role of today's avant-gardists [including Ambrosini and Vacchi]. Live performances in the Albrizi Palace and on the Lido."--Container
Five centuries of music in Venice( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second program in a series of five about the history of music in Venice. This program covers the 17th century and explains how the St. Mark's sound was first rescued and then enhanced by Claudio Monteverdi. Includes the art of the madrigal, the rise of women composers, and why the world's first public opera house was built in Venice. Presented in two parts of approximately 28 and 24 minutes each
Five centuries of music in Venice( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third program of a series of five on the history of music in Venice. This program covers the 18th century and includes the rise of Antonio Vivaldi and his famous all-women orchestras at the Pieta, the heyday of Venetian composition, Vivaldi's departure from Venice, the rise of a new breed of composer, and the decline of the importance of Venice in the music world. Features live performances of excerpts from the music of Vivaldi, Cimarosa and Handel performed by the King's Consort, the students of the Conservatory of Music in Venice, and soloists including singers Catherine Denley and Nuccia Focile and cellists Christopher Hogwood and Christopher Coin
Five centuries of music in Venice( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifth program in a series of five on the history of music in Venice. This program covers the 20th century and includes the beginning of the International Music Festivals and Venice's role as host to Bartók, Walton, Kodály, Hindemith, Schoenberg, and Stravinsky, the rise to fame of Malipiero, Nono, and Maderna, and the role of today's avant-gardists including Ambrosini and Vacchi. Music performed includes excerpts from Stravinsky, Britten, Hindemith, Vacchi, and Ambrosini
Venice and the Gabrielis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program, devoted to the 16th century, provides an introduction to the history, art, and architecture of Venice and the history of music in the city; covers Willaert and Andrea and Giovanni Gabrieli at the Basilica of St. Mark; and demonstrates the extraordinary acoustics and explains their influence on the music written for performance here. Live performances in San Stefano of Gabrieli's Gloria and Schütz madrigals in a palace on the Grand Canal."--Container
Verdi and Venetian theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program is devoted to the 19th century, the age of grand opera. It covers the rise of Rossini, the triumphant premieres at La Fenice Theatre, the overthrow of the Austrian occupation as Verdi became a folk hero, and the death of Wagner in Venice. Live performances in the Salon of La Fenice."--Container
Five centuries of music in Venice( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourth program in a series of five on the history of music in Venice. This program covers the 19th century and includes the rise of Rossini, the triumphant premieres at La Fenice Theatre, the overthrow of the Austrian occupation as Verdi became a folk hero, and the death of Wagner in Venice
Maestro. a musical journey through Venice( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program, devoted to the 16th century, provides an introduction to the history, art, and architecture of Venice and the history of music in the city; covers Willaert and Andrea and Giovanni Gabrieli at the Basilica of St. Mark; and demonstrates the extraordinary acoustics and explains their influence on the music written for performance here. Live performances in San Stefano of Gabrieli's Gloria and Schütz madrigals in a palace on the Grand Canal."--Container
Maestro, a musical journey through Venice( Visual )

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

Summary: A five part series higlighting the history of music in Venice over five centuries. The first programme concentrates on Andrea and Giovanni Gabrieli in the 16th century. Programme two deals with the 17th century and the music of Monteverdi. In programme three the eighteenth century and the music of Vivaldi are discussed. Programme four, filmed mostly at night, deals with the nineteenth century and the music of Rossini, Verdi, and Wagner who died in the palazzo that is now the casino. In programme five the film explores the attraction of Venice to foreign composers such as Britten, Prokofiev, Berg, Schoenberg, Hindemith, Bartok and Stravinsky. The Venetian composer Nono, who with Maderna and Malipiero kept local composition to the fore, died on May 8, 1990, and his funeral in Venice is shown here
 
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English (19)