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Designed especially for those listeners still in the process of gaining a thorough understanding of classical music, this unique collection pairs orchestral performances of five iconic works with documentary introductions that explain the background and content of the compositions. Contents include: the documentary Discovering Robert Schumann, with an interpretation of his "Concerto for Piano and Orchestra" by Martha Argerich and the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig; the documentary Discovering Felix Mendelssohn, ...
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Designed especially for those listeners still in the process of gaining a thorough understanding of classical music, this unique collection pairs orchestral performances of five iconic works with documentary introductions that explain the background and content of the compositions. Contents include: the documentary Discovering Robert Schumann, with an interpretation of his "Concerto for Piano and Orchestra" by Martha Argerich and the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig; the documentary Discovering Felix Mendelssohn, accompanied by a Gewandhausorchester Leipzig performance of "Violin Concerto in E Minor" with soloist Frank Michael Erben on violin; the documentary Discovering W.A. Mozart, accompanied by the Kammerorchester C.P.E. Bach's interpretation of "Symphony No. 41 'Jupiter'"; the documentary Discovering Richard Strauss, accompanied by a Sachsische Staatskapelle Dresden performance of "Eine Alponsinfonie"; and the documentary "Discovering Johannes Brahms," accompanied by the Berliner Philharmoniker's rendition of Brahms's violin concerto, with Gil Shaham on solo violin.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/26/2010
  • UPC: 880242582287
  • Source: Euroarts
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Stereo
  • Sound: stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Time: 5:35:00
  • Format: DVD

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music: Documentary & Concert
1. Opening [:30]
2. Schumann: Piano Concerto - Soloist and Orchestra [5:43]
3. Schumann: Piano Concerto - I Allegro Affettuoso [9:06]
4. Schumann: Piano Concerto - II Intermezzo Andantino Grazioso [6:25]
5. Schumann: Piano Concerto - III Allegro Vivace [4:38]
6. Credits [:44]
1. Opening [:52]
2. Schumann: Piano Concerto - I Allegro Affettuoso [14:58]
3. Schumann: Piano Concerto - II Intermezzo Andantino Grazioso [5:43]
4. Schumann: Piano Concerto - III Allegro Vivace [11:52]
5. Credits [1:18]
Disc #2 -- Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music: Documentary & Concert
1. Opening: Mendelssohn - Violin Concerto [:44]
2. An Ingenious Connection [13:03]
3. I. Allegro Molto Appassionato [8:19]
4. II. Andante [5:57]
5. III. Allegretto Non Tropp - Allegro Molto Vivace [1:09]
6. Between Two Epochs [:10]
7. Credits [:10]
1. Opening: Mendelssohn - Violin Concerto [:32]
2. I. Allegro Molto Appassionato [6:23]
3. II. Andante [9:04]
4. III. Allegretto Non Troppo - Allegro Molto Vivace [3:43]
5. Credits [2:17]
Disc #3 -- Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music: Documentary & Concert
1. Opening [:30]
2. Mozart: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter" - Jupiter's Diversity [3:32]
3. Mozart: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter" - I. Allegro Vivace [5:43]
4. Mozart: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter" - II. Andante Cantabile [5:10]
5. Mozart: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter" - III. Menuetto, Allegretto - Trio [4:29]
6. Mozart: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter" - IV. Molto Allegro [5:21]
7. Mozart: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter" - The Culmination [1:45]
8. Credits [:46]
1. Opening [1:04]
2. Mozart: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter" - I. Allegro Vivace [10:56]
3. Mozart: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter" - II. Andante Cantabile [7:56]
4. Mozart: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter" - III. Menuetto, Allegretto - Trio [3:41]
5. Mozart: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter" - IV. Molto Allegro [6:23]
6. Credits [2:11]
Disc #4 -- Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music: Documentary & Concert
1. Opening [:28]
2. Richard Strauss and the Mountains [5:31]
3. Nacht [3:21]
4. Sonnenaufgang [1:05]
5. Der Anstieg [1:00]
6. Eintritt in Den Wald [1:58]
7. Am Wasserfall [1:03]
8. Erscheinung [:49]
9. Durch Dickicht und Gestrüpp auf Irrwegen [3:14]
10. Auf dem Gipfel [1:43]
11. Vision [1:27]
12. Die Sonne Verdüstert Sich Allmählich [1:43]
13. Der Anstieg [:56]
14. Gewitter und Sturm, Abstieg [2:16]
15. Sonnenuntergang [:33]
16. Nacht [2:00]
17. Credits [:41]
1. Opening - Strauss: Eine Alpensinfonie [:40]
2. Nacht [3:45]
3. Sonnenaufgang [1:51]
4. Der Anstieg [2:20]
5. Eintritt in den Wald [5:19]
6. Wanderung Neben Dem Bache [:50]
7. Am Wasserfall [:13]
8. Erscheinung [:44]
9. Auf Blumige Wiesen [1:00]
10. Auf der Alm [2:15]
11. Durch Dickicht und Gestrüpp auf Irrwegen [1:32]
12. Auf Dem Gletscher [1:07]
13. Gefahrvolle Augenblicke [1:24]
14. Auf dem Gipfel [5:22]
15. Vision [3:15]
16. Nebel Steigen Auf [:16]
17. Die Sonne Verdüstert Sich Allmählich [:48]
18. Elegie [2:05]
19. Still Vor Dem Sturm [3:23]
20. Gewitter und Sturm, Abstieg [3:48]
21. Sonnenuntergang [2:53]
22. Ausklang [6:36]
23. Nacht [2:53]
24. Credits [1:12]
Disc #5 -- Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music: Documentary & Concert
1. Opening [:29]
2. Symphonic Ambitions [5:52]
3. I. Allegro Non Troppo [9:05]
4. II. Adagio [6:29]
5. III. Allegro Giocoso, Ma Non Troppo Vivace [3:55]
6. Credits [:43]
1. Opening [:52]
2. I. Allegro Non Troppo [22:07]
3. II. Adagio [8:44]
4. III. Allegro Giocoso, Ma Non Troppo Vivace [8:13]
5. III. Allegro Giocoso, Ma Non Troppo VivaceCredits [1:36]
6. Credits [:00]
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Disc #1 -- Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music: Documentary & Concert
   Documentary
   Performance
   Trailers
      Discovering Masterpieces: Dvorák
      Discovering Masterpieces: Mendelssohn
      Legato: Boris Berezovsky
      Chailly Conducts Mendelssohn
   Languages
      English
      Deutsch
      Français
      Español
      Subtitles Off
   Audio
      PCM Stereo
      Dolby Digital 5.1
      Dts 5.1
Disc #2 -- Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music: Documentary & Concert
   Documentary
   Performance
   Trailers
      Discovering Masterpieces: Dvorák
      Discovering Masterpieces: Mozart
      Chaily Conducts Mendelssohn
      Yehudi Memuhin Plays Mendelssohn
   Languages
      English
      Deutsch
      Français
      Español
      Subtitles Off
   Audio
      PCM Stereo
      Dolby Digital 5.1
      Dts 5.1
Disc #3 -- Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music: Documentary & Concert
   Documentary
   Performance
   Trailers
      Discovering Masterpieces: Dvorák
      Mozart: Violin Sonatas
      Europa-Konzert From Prague
      Buchbinder Plays Mozart Vol. 1
   Languages
      English
      Deutsch
      Français
      Español
      Subtitles: Off
   Audio
      PCM Stereo
      Dolby Digital 5.1
      Dts 5.1
Disc #4 -- Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music: Documentary & Concert
   Documentary
   Performance
   Trailers
      Discovering Masterpieces: Schumann
      Discovering Masterpieces: Dvorák
      Discovering Masterpieces: Brahms
      Legato: Boris Berezovsky
   Languages
      English
      Deutsch
      Français
      Español
      Subtitles Off
   Audio
      PCM Stereo
      Dolby Digital 5.1
      Dts 5.1
   Resume
Disc #5 -- Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music: Documentary & Concert
   Documentary
   Performance
   Trailers
      Discovering Masterpieces: Dvorák
      Discovering Masterpieces: Mendelssohn
      Mozart: Violin Sonatas
      Brahms: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 3
   Languages
      English
      Deutsch
      Français
      Español
      Subtitles Off
   Audio
      PCM Stereo
      Dolby Digital 5.1
      Dts 5.1
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