skip to content
The golden age of the piano : a documentary on the great pianists of the twentieth century Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The golden age of the piano : a documentary on the great pianists of the twentieth century

Author: Peter RosenDavid DubalClaudio ArrauRudolf SerkinVladimir HorowitzAll authors
Publisher: New York : Philips, [200-?], ℗1994.
Series: Philips video classics.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Describes piano's invention, how it differs from a harpsichord, names important composers and pianists, shows how the industrial revolution affected the origin of the piano, and points out how the work of certain pianists influenced the following generations of pianists.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Documentary films
History
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Rosen; David Dubal; Claudio Arrau; Rudolf Serkin; Vladimir Horowitz; Glenn Gould; Wanda Landowska; Myra Hess, Dame; Artur Rubinstein; Alexander Brailowsky; Ignace Jan Paderewski; Josef Hofmann; Percy Grainger; Alfred Cortot; Van Cliburn; Riccardo Muti; Ludwig van Beethoven; Peter Rosen Productions.; Philips Classics Productions.; Philadelphia Orchestra.
OCLC Number: 52337243
Notes: Title from container.
"Underwritten, in part, by Steinway & Sons."
Credits: Written and narrated by David Dubal ; produced, directed, and edited by Peter Rosen.
Performer(s): Claudio Arrau, Rudolf Serkin, Vladimir Horowitz, Glenn Gould, Myra Hess, Arthur Rubinstein, Alexander Brailowsky, Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Josef Hofmann, Percy Grainger, Alfred Cortot, Van Cliburn, piano ; Wanda Landowska, harpsichord.
Description: 1 videodisc (115 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-9; mono./stereo; video aspect ratio 4:3; NTSC, Region 1,2,3,4,5,6.
Contents: Les jeux d'eau à la villa d'este / Franz Liszt (Claudio Arrau --
Sonata in E♭, op. 81a "Les adieux" / Ludwig van Beethoven (Rudolf Serkin) --
Etude in D♯ minor / Alexander Scriabin (Vladimir Horowitz) --
Partita in E minor, BWV 830 / Johann Sebastian Bach (Glenn Gould) --
Folk dance (Wanda Landowska) --
Sonata in F minor, op. 57 "Appassionata" / Ludwig van Beethoven (Myra Hess) --
Song without words, op. 67, no. 4 "Spinning song" / Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (Artur Rubinstein). Valse brillante in A♭, op. 34 no. 1 / Chopin (Alexander Brailowsky) --
Gnomenreigen / Liszt (Claudio Arrau) --
Minuet in G / Paderweski (Ignacy Jan Paderewski) --
Polonaise in A♭ / Chopin (Ignacy Jan Paderewski) --
Prelude in C♯ minor, op. 3 no. 2 / Rachmaninoff (Josef Hofmann) --
Maguire's kick (Percy Grainger) --
Children's corner / Debussy (Alfred Cortot) --
Sonata in B♭, D. 960 / Schubert (Rudolf Serkin) --
Ballade no. 2 in B minor / Liszt (Claudio Arrau). Etude in D♯ minor / Scriabin (Vladimir Horowitz) --
Piano concerto no. 1 in B♭ minor, op. 23 / Tchaikovsky (Van Cliburn ; Kiril Kondrashin, conductor) --
Sonata in F minor, op. 57 "Appassionata" / Beethoven (Van Cliburn) --
Rondo capriccioso in E, op. 14 / Mendelssohn (Claudio Arrau) --
Widmung / Schumann (Van Cliburn) --
Children's corner ; Serenade for the doll ; Golliwog's cake-walk / Claude Debussy (Alfred Cortot) --
Sonata in F minor, op. 57 "Appassionata" / Beethoven (Myra Hess) --
Bonus feature: Piano concerto no. 4 in G major, op. 58 / Beethoven (Claudio Arrau ; Philadelphia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, conductor).
Series Title: Philips video classics.
Responsibility: produced by Peter Rosen Productions, Inc. for Philips Classics Productions.

Abstract:

Describes piano's invention, how it differs from a harpsichord, names important composers and pianists, shows how the industrial revolution affected the origin of the piano, and points out how the work of certain pianists influenced the following generations of pianists.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(4)

User lists with this item (2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/52337243> # The golden age of the piano : a documentary on the great pianists of the twentieth century
    a schema:CreativeWork, bgn:DVD, schema:Movie ;
   library:oclcnum "52337243" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56466383#CreativeWork/concertos> ; # Concertos,
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/873657> ; # Concertos (Piano)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1063403> ; # Piano music
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/ML650> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85101728> ; # Piano--History
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/786.219/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1063355> ; # Piano
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/167852482> ; # Philips Classics Productions.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/32182557> ; # Ludwig van Beethoven
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/64266913> ; # David Dubal
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/132540704> ; # Peter Rosen Productions.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/24334579> ; # Peter Rosen
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/110839517> ; # Riccardo Muti
   schema:description "Describes piano's invention, how it differs from a harpsichord, names important composers and pianists, shows how the industrial revolution affected the origin of the piano, and points out how the work of certain pianists influenced the following generations of pianists."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/56466383> ;
   schema:genre "Nonfiction films"@en ;
   schema:genre "Documentary films"@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56466383#Series/philips_video_classics> ; # Philips video classics.
   schema:name "The golden age of the piano : a documentary on the great pianists of the twentieth century"@en ;
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/61732095> ; # Dame Myra Hess
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/76502692> ; # Alexander Brailowsky
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/76501096> ; # Ignace Jan Paderewski
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/74037679> ; # Percy Grainger
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/61730908> ; # Claudio Arrau
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/14959597> ; # Rudolf Serkin
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/46852483> ; # Alfred Cortot
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/54148399> ; # Glenn Gould
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/66652026> ; # Josef Hofmann
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/116729067> ; # Van Cliburn
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/105144775> ; # Vladimir Horowitz
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/66652279> ; # Wanda Landowska
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/73859563> ; # Artur Rubinstein
   schema:performer <http://viaf.org/viaf/149065320> ; # Philadelphia Orchestra.
   schema:productID "52337243" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52337243#PublicationEvent/new_york_philips_200_1994> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56466383#Agent/philips> ; # Philips
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52337243> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56466383#Series/philips_video_classics> # Philips video classics.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/52337243> ; # The golden age of the piano : a documentary on the great pianists of the twentieth century
   schema:name "Philips video classics." ;
   schema:name "Philips video classics" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85101728> # Piano--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Piano--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1063355> # Piano
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Piano"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1063403> # Piano music
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Piano music"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/873657> # Concertos (Piano)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Concertos (Piano)"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/105144775> # Vladimir Horowitz
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1903" ;
   schema:deathDate "1989" ;
   schema:familyName "Horowitz" ;
   schema:givenName "Vladimir" ;
   schema:name "Vladimir Horowitz" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/110839517> # Riccardo Muti
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Muti" ;
   schema:givenName "Riccardo" ;
   schema:name "Riccardo Muti" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/116729067> # Van Cliburn
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1934" ;
   schema:deathDate "2013" ;
   schema:familyName "Cliburn" ;
   schema:givenName "Van" ;
   schema:name "Van Cliburn" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/132540704> # Peter Rosen Productions.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Peter Rosen Productions." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/149065320> # Philadelphia Orchestra.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Philadelphia Orchestra." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14959597> # Rudolf Serkin
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1903" ;
   schema:deathDate "1991" ;
   schema:familyName "Serkin" ;
   schema:givenName "Rudolf" ;
   schema:name "Rudolf Serkin" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/167852482> # Philips Classics Productions.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Philips Classics Productions." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/24334579> # Peter Rosen
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Rosen" ;
   schema:givenName "Peter" ;
   schema:name "Peter Rosen" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32182557> # Ludwig van Beethoven
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1770" ;
   schema:deathDate "1827" ;
   schema:familyName "Beethoven" ;
   schema:givenName "Ludwig van" ;
   schema:name "Ludwig van Beethoven" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/46852483> # Alfred Cortot
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1877" ;
   schema:deathDate "1962" ;
   schema:familyName "Cortot" ;
   schema:givenName "Alfred" ;
   schema:name "Alfred Cortot" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/54148399> # Glenn Gould
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Gould" ;
   schema:givenName "Glenn" ;
   schema:name "Glenn Gould" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/61730908> # Claudio Arrau
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1903" ;
   schema:deathDate "1991" ;
   schema:familyName "Arrau" ;
   schema:givenName "Claudio" ;
   schema:name "Claudio Arrau" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/61732095> # Dame Myra Hess
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1890" ;
   schema:deathDate "1965" ;
   schema:familyName "Hess" ;
   schema:givenName "Myra" ;
   schema:name "Dame Myra Hess" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/64266913> # David Dubal
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Dubal" ;
   schema:givenName "David" ;
   schema:name "David Dubal" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/66652026> # Josef Hofmann
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1876" ;
   schema:deathDate "1957" ;
   schema:familyName "Hofmann" ;
   schema:givenName "Josef" ;
   schema:name "Josef Hofmann" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/66652279> # Wanda Landowska
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Landowska" ;
   schema:givenName "Wanda" ;
   schema:name "Wanda Landowska" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/73859563> # Artur Rubinstein
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1887" ;
   schema:deathDate "1982" ;
   schema:familyName "Rubinstein" ;
   schema:givenName "Artur" ;
   schema:name "Artur Rubinstein" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/74037679> # Percy Grainger
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1882" ;
   schema:deathDate "1961" ;
   schema:familyName "Grainger" ;
   schema:givenName "Percy" ;
   schema:name "Percy Grainger" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/76501096> # Ignace Jan Paderewski
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1860" ;
   schema:deathDate "1941" ;
   schema:familyName "Paderewski" ;
   schema:givenName "Ignace Jan" ;
   schema:name "Ignace Jan Paderewski" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/76502692> # Alexander Brailowsky
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1896" ;
   schema:deathDate "1976" ;
   schema:familyName "Brailowsky" ;
   schema:givenName "Alexander" ;
   schema:name "Alexander Brailowsky" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52337243>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/52337243> ; # The golden age of the piano : a documentary on the great pianists of the twentieth century
   schema:dateModified "2018-11-10" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.