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Author: James GalwayDerek BaileyPolytel Film.KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen.All authors
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities, ©1990.
Series: Music in time, pt. 6.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Flutist James Galway discusses how writing music for public performance in concert halls and theatres required composers to keep abreast of popular styles. This is best illustrated by the work of Handel: Zadok the Priest, Concerts for Organ and Orchestra in G minor, Royal Fireworks Music, extracts from Messiah and selections from Couperin, Scarlatti and Rameau.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: James Galway; Derek Bailey; Polytel Film.; KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.); Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen.; R.M. Productions.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 36464439
Notes: Originally produced for television in 1982.
Cataloged from container and credits.
Credits: Presented by James Galway ; produced and directed by Derek Bailey.
Performer(s): Presented by James Galway and the voice of Denys Hawthorne.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Music in time, pt. 6.
Responsibility: a Polytel Film co-production with KCET Los Angeles, ZDF Mainz, [and] RM Productions.

Abstract:

Flutist James Galway discusses how writing music for public performance in concert halls and theatres required composers to keep abreast of popular styles. This is best illustrated by the work of Handel: Zadok the Priest, Concerts for Organ and Orchestra in G minor, Royal Fireworks Music, extracts from Messiah and selections from Couperin, Scarlatti and Rameau.
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