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Messiah: The 250th Anniversary Performance

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This program is the 250th anniversary production of Handel's "Messiah" performed at Dublin's Point Theatre. Sir Neville Marriner conducts the performance. Also included is the 20-minute BBC piece "Forever and Ever," a historical overview of one of the world's most enduring pieces of music and its anniversary performance.
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Overview

This program is the 250th anniversary production of Handel's "Messiah" performed at Dublin's Point Theatre. Sir Neville Marriner conducts the performance. Also included is the 20-minute BBC piece "Forever and Ever," a historical overview of one of the world's most enduring pieces of music and its anniversary performance.
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Special Features

Bonus feature "For Ever and Ever" introductory film
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Filmed in Dublin in 1992 on the 250th anniversary of the premiere of Handel's Messiah, this concert performance features Sir Neville Marriner and his Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields with an international line-up of soloists, including Sylvia McNair, Anne Sofie von Otter, Jerry Hadley, Michael Chance, and Robert Lloyd. A top seller on both CD and VHS, this is the performance's first release on DVD. Also included is "For Ever and Ever," a 22-minute film featuring Handel scholar H. C. Robbins Landon and Sir Neville discussing the creation of Messiah and its impact.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/14/2003
  • UPC: 044007043295
  • Original Release: 1992
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  • Source: Philips
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Stereo / DTS
  • Sound: stereo, DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound, Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English
  • Time: 2:36:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 37,954

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Side #1 --
   Part One
   Part Two
   Part Three
   'For Ever and Ever'
   Audio Selection
      Linear PCM Stereo
      DTS 5.1 Surround
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