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RATTLE, Simon: Sir Simon Rattle Conducts and Explores Music of the 20th Century (3-Blu-ray Disc Box Set)

    

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RATTLE, Simon: Sir Simon Rattle Conducts and Explores Music of the 20th Century (3-Blu-ray Disc Box Set)

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SIR SIMON RATTLE CONDUCTS AND EXPLORES MUSIC OF THE 20TH CENTURY
(
3-Blu-ray Disc Box Set)

 

DISC 1

DANCING ON A VOLCANO

with excerpts from:
Wagner: Tristan und Isolde: Overture
Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht / 5 Orchestral Pieces, Op. 16, No. 2
Mahler: Symphony No. 7
Strauss: Elektra
Berg: Violin Concerto
Webern: 5 Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 10, Nos. 3, 4, 5

RHYTHM

with excerpts from:
Stravinsky: Le sacre du printemps
Varèse: Ionisation
Ligeti: Atmosphères
Reich: Music for Piece of Wood
Boulez: Rituel in Memoriam Bruno Maderna
Messiaen: Turangalîla-symphonie
Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde
Nancarrow: Study for Player Piano No. 21

 

DISC 2

COLOURS

with excerpts from:
Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Stravinsky: L'oiseau de feu
Schoenberg: 5 Orchestral Pieces, Op. 16
Debussy: Jeux
Boulez: Notations
Messiaen: Et expecto resurrectionem mortuorum
Takemitsu: Dream / Window
Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé

THREE JOURNEYS THROUGH DARK LANDSCAPES

with excerpts from:
Bartók: Bluebeard’s Castle / Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta / Concerto for Orchestra
Shostakovich: Symphonies Nos. 4, 5 and 14
Lutosławski: Concerto for Orchestra / Jeux venitiens / Symphony No. 3

THE AMERICAN WAY

with excerpts from:
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
Ives: Decoration Day
Cage: First Construction in Metal
Carter: Celebration of some 100 x 150 notes
Feldman: Madame Press Died Last Week at Ninety
Riley: In C
Adams: Harmonium
Copland: Appalachian Spring
Weill: Street Scene: Lonely House
Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

 

DISC 3

AFTER THE WAKE

with excerpts from:
Strauss: 4 Last Songs
Schoenberg: A Survivor from Warsaw;
Britten: Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings
Stravinsky: Agon;
Stockhausen: Gruppen;
Boulez: Le marteau sans maitre
Webern: 5 Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 10

THREADS

with excerpts from:
Berio: Laborintus II
Henze: Symphony No. 8
Kurtág: Grabstein für Stefan
Birtwistle: Ritual Fragment
Turnage: Drowned Out
Knussen: Flourish with Fireworks
Gubaidulina: Zeitgestalten

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Simon Rattle,
conductor

Bonus:
- Biographies of the Composers
- Additional audio tracks
- Picture Galleries
- Filmed concert performance of Karlheinz Stockhausen’s Gruppen (Disc 3)

 

Picture format: 1080/60i (Upscale) 4:3
Sound format: PCM Stereo
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Audio languages: German, English
Subtitles: French, Italian, Spanish, Japanese
Running time: 6 hrs 1 min (+Special Features)
No. of Discs: 3 (2x BD 25 + 1x BD 50)

 

Note: This Blu-ray Disc is playable only on Blu-ray Disc players, and not compatible with standard DVD players








Composer(s):
Adams, John; Bartók, Béla; Berg, Alban; Berio, Luciano; Bernstein, Leonard; Birtwistle, Harrison; Boulez, Pierre; Britten, Benjamin; Cage, John; Carter, Elliott; Copland, Aaron; Debussy, Claude; Feldman, Morton; Gershwin, George; Gubaidulina, Sofia; Henze, Hans Werner; Ives, Charles; Knussen, Oliver; Kurtág, György; Ligeti, György; Lutosławski, Witold; Mahler, Gustav; Messiaen, Olivier; Nancarrow, Conlon; Ravel, Maurice; Reich, Steve; Riley, Terry; Schoenberg, Arnold; Shostakovich, Dmitry; Stockhausen, Karlheinz; Strauss, Richard; Stravinsky, Igor; Takemitsu, Toru; Turnage, Mark-Anthony; Varèse, Edgard; Wagner, Richard; Webern, Anton; Weill, Kurt

Lyricist(s):
Apollinaire, Guillaume; Balazs, Bela; Blake, William; Cotton, Charles; Dickinson, Emily; Eichendorff, Joseph von; García Lorca, Federico; Hesse, Hermann; Hofmannsthal, Hugo von; Hughes, Langston; Jonson, Ben; Keats, John; Kuchelbecker, W.; Rilke, Rainer Maria; Sanguineti, Edoardo; Schoenberg, Arnold; Tennyson, Alfred

Conductor(s):
Carewe, John; Harding, Daniel; Rattle, Simon

Orchestra(s):
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Choir(s):
City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus; London Sinfonietta Voices

Artist(s):
Donohoe, Peter; Kremer, Gidon; Lawson, Rex; Loriod, Jeanne; Marshall, Wayne; Mazura, Franz; Otter, Anne Sofie von; Palmer, Felicity; Rolfe-Johnson, Anthony; Roocroft, Amanda; White, Willard

Label: Arthaus Musik

Genre: Classical Documentary

Period: 20th Century; Contemporary; Romantic

Catalogue No: 109222

Barcode: 4058407092223

Distribution Note(s):

Available Worldwide


Physical Release: 04/2016

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