Leaving Home: Orchestral Music in the 20th Century - Dancing on a Volcano

Leaving Home: Orchestral Music in the 20th Century - Dancing on a Volcano

Director: Barrie Gavin, Peter West

Cast: Barrie Gavin, Peter West

     
 

Leaving Home: Orchestral Music in the 20th Century features conductor Sir Simon Rattle leading the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra through pieces by such legendary composers as Richard Wagner, Richard Strauss, Gustav Mahler, and Arnold Schonberg.See more details below

Overview

Leaving Home: Orchestral Music in the 20th Century features conductor Sir Simon Rattle leading the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra through pieces by such legendary composers as Richard Wagner, Richard Strauss, Gustav Mahler, and Arnold Schonberg.

Product Details

Release Date:
07/19/2005
UPC:
0807280203394
Original Release:
1996
Rating:
NR
Source:
Arthaus Musik
Region Code:
0
Sound:
[stereo]
Time:
0:50:00
Sales rank:
72,053

Special Features

Biographies of the composers; 60 mins. additional music tracks

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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Introduction [:32]
2. Richard Wagner - The Tristan Chord [4:49]
3. Vienna 1900 [1:50]
4. Arnold Schönberg - Leaving Tonality Behind [8:09]
5. Gustav Mahler - Precursor of Modernity [4:59]
6. Richard Strauss - Progressive or Reactionary? [5:32]
7. Schönberg Again: Developing the Twelve-Tone Technique [6:50]
8. Anton Webern - Master of the Small Form [5:32]
9. Alban Berg - Requiem for a Fallen Culture [12:42]

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