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The Art of Henryk Szeryng

Overview

In this release of two television performances by violinist Henryk Szeryng, the classical musician performs the classical works of Beethoven, Brahms, Bach, and more. A color performance originally telecast on December 25, 1988 features Szeryng performing Beethoven's "Violin Concerto in D Major," "J.S. Bach"'s "Fugue from Sonata, No. 1," and Marroquin's "Me mi Patria," while a black and white performance originally telecast on February 1, 1960 offers six classical renditions including Pugnani's "Largo Espressivo,"...
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Overview

In this release of two television performances by violinist Henryk Szeryng, the classical musician performs the classical works of Beethoven, Brahms, Bach, and more. A color performance originally telecast on December 25, 1988 features Szeryng performing Beethoven's "Violin Concerto in D Major," "J.S. Bach"'s "Fugue from Sonata, No. 1," and Marroquin's "Me mi Patria," while a black and white performance originally telecast on February 1, 1960 offers six classical renditions including Pugnani's "Largo Espressivo," Brahms' "Hungarian Dance, No. 17," and Sarasate's "Zapateado."
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Special Features

Bonus performance (audio only) of J. S. Bach: Concerto No. 1 in A Minor for Violin and Strings
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/4/2003
  • UPC: 089948423195
  • Original Release: 1988
  • Source: Video Artists Int'l
  • Region Code: 0
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Presentation: Black & White / Mono
  • Sound: monaural
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:19:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 16,355

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Jorge Mester Conductor
Charles Reiner Piano
Technical Credits
Ernest Gilbert Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Opening Credits [:21]
2. Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61 - I. Allegro Ma Non Troppo [25:50]
3. Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61 - II. Larghetto [9:29]
4. Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61 - III. Rondo: Allegro [9:59]
5. Bach: Fugue From Sonata No. 1 [6:03]
6. Marroquin: De Mi Patria (Closing Credits for 1988 Telecast) [1:20]
7. Pugnani: Largo Espressivo [4:08]
8. Bach: Fugue From Sonata No. 1 [5:48]
9. Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 17 [3:50]
10. Marroquin: Mexican Lullaby [2:34]
11. Sarasate: Zapateado [3:21]
12. Suk: Chanson d'Amour [5:47]
13. Closing Credits [1:05]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play Program
   Chapter Selections
   Special Features
      Henryk Szeryng - Biography
      Bonus Performance (Audio Only) - J. S. Bach: Concerto No. 1 in A Minor for Violin and Strings, BWV 1041 - I. Allegro
      Bonus Performance (Audio Only) - J. S. Bach: Concerto No. 1 in A Minor for Violin and Strings, BWV 1041 - II. Andante
      Bonus Performance (Audio Only) - J. S. Bach: Concerto No. 1 in A Minor for Violin and Strings, BWV 1041 - III. Allegro Assai
   Contact VAI
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