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MUSICAL JOURNEY (A) - SCOTLAND: A Musical Tour of the Country's Past and Present (NTSC)

    
 

MUSICAL JOURNEY (A) - SCOTLAND: A Musical Tour of the Country's Past and Present (NTSC)


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SCOTLAND

 

 

The Places

Scotland's rugged landscape has a unique quality that marks it out from the rest of Britain, contrasting most clearly with England, the traditional enemy and occupier. We visit the remote Hebrides, travelling through wild scenery to the mellower Lowlands and to Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital, with its royal palace and castle.

 

The Music

Although none of the pieces are Scottish in origin, they complement beautifully the places visited. A Mass by Byrd accompanies the old Abbey of Iona. Mendelssohn's Scottish Symphony and Hebrides Overture draw respectively on historical Edinburgh and the wild scenery of Fingal's Cave. And Donizetti's opera Lucia di Lammermoor is based on the novel The Bride of Lammermoor by the great Scottish romantic novelist Walter Scott.

 

 

Picture format: NTSC 4:3
Sound format: Dolby Digital / DTS Surround
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Running time: 58 mins
No. of DVDs: 1







Composer(s):
Berlioz, Hector; Byrd, William; Donizetti, Gaetano; Dowland, John; Elgar, Edward; Handel, George Frideric; Mendelssohn, Felix

Lyricist(s):
Bible - Old Testament; Mass Text

Conductor(s):
Dohnanyi, Oliver; Humburg, Will; Hurst, George; Kopelman, Jozef; Leaper, Adrian; Seifried, Reinhard; Summerly, Jeremy; Talmi, Yoav

Orchestra(s):
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Capella Istropolitana; Ireland National Symphony Orchestra; San Diego Symphony Orchestra; Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra

Ensemble(s):
Scholars Baroque Ensemble

Choir(s):
Oxford Camerata

Artist(s):
Green, Elizabeth; Orgonasova, Luba

Label: Naxos

Series: A Musical Journey

Genre: Classical Concert

Period: 20th Century; Baroque; Renaissance; Romantic

Catalogue No: 2.110519

Barcode: 747313551958

Physical Release: 05/2006

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