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Theremin : an electronic odyssey

Author: Steven M MartinLéon ThéréminClara RockmoreBob MoogNicolas SlonimskyAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©2014.
Series: Metro Goldwyn Mayer limited edition collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In the 1920s and '30s, Russian émigré Leonard Theremin--the inventor of the world's first electronic musical instrument--had it all. His self-named theremins were in high demand from filmmakers and musicians around the globe; he was married to a beautiful American dancer; he lived among New York's social elite. And then, in 1938, he mysteriously vanished, not to be seen again for over 50 years"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Historical films
Biographical films
Biographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Documentary films
Feature films
Nonfiction films
Biography
Named Person: Léon Thérémin; Léon Thérémin
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Steven M Martin; Léon Thérémin; Clara Rockmore; Bob Moog; Nicolas Slonimsky; Paul Shure; Henry Solomonoff; Suki Bader; Beryl Campbell; Lydia Kavina; Brian Wilson; Todd Rundgren; Frank G DeMarco; Hal Willner; David Greenwald, (Film editor); Kaga Bay (Firm),; Channel Four (Great Britain),; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.,
OCLC Number: 897428990
Language Note: In English with optional French and Spanish subtitles.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1993.
Credits: Principal director of photography, Frank De Marco ; music, Hal Willner ; editor, David Greenwald.
Performer(s): Featuring Léon Thérémin, Clara Rockmore, Robert Moog, Nicolas Slonimsky, Paul Shure, Henry Solomonoff, Suki Bader, Beryl Campbell, Lydia Kavina, Brian Wilson, and Todd Rundgren.
Description: 1 videodisc (82 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R, NTSC; full frame (1.33:1 aspect ratio); stereo.
Series Title: Metro Goldwyn Mayer limited edition collection.
Responsibility: a film by Steven M. Martin ; written, produced, directed by Steven M. Martin ; a Kaga Bay production in association with Channel 4.

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"In the 1920s and '30s, Russian émigré Leonard Theremin--the inventor of the world's first electronic musical instrument--had it all. His self-named theremins were in high demand from filmmakers and musicians around the globe; he was married to a beautiful American dancer; he lived among New York's social elite. And then, in 1938, he mysteriously vanished, not to be seen again for over 50 years"--Container.

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