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Everywhere and forever Mahler's Song of the earth

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Format: DVD 2016
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) MT121.M34 E9 2016x
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
Call Number  (DVD) MT121.M34 E9 2016x
Documentary exploring the biographical, cultural, and philosophical context of Das Lied von der Erde, the first-ever "song-symphony," set to ancient Chinese poems about beauty, drunkenness, love, and loss. Includes excerpts from the work, commentary by Peter Franklin, Thomas Hampson, Stephen Hefling, Catherine Keller, Henry-Louis de la Grange, Marina Mahler, and Morten Solvik, and dramatizations of the poetry.
Additional Information
Subjects Mahler, Gustav, -- 1860-1911. -- Lied von der Erde.
Song cycles -- Analysis, appreciation.
Symphonies -- Analysis, appreciation.
Song cycles -- Excerpts.
Symphonies -- Excerpts.
Documentary films.
Filmed performances.
Publisher Pleasantville, NY :2016
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Lied von der Erde.
Mahler's Song of the earth
Everywhere & forever
Contributors Starr, Jason, film producer, film director, editor of moving image work.
Groves, Paul (Tenor), performer.
Hampson, Thomas, performer.
Järvi, Neeme, conductor.
Grange, Roger T., III, director of photography.
Turocy, Catherine, designer, choreographer, costume designer.
Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911. Lied von der Erde.
Cultural Media Collaborative, Inc., production company.
Orchestre de la Suisse romande, performer.
Video Artists International, publisher.
Participants/Performers Paul Groves, tenor; Thomas Hampson, baritone; Orchestre de la Suisse romande; Neeme Järvi, conductor.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Roger Grange; production design, choreography, and costumes, Catherine Turocy.
Language English
In English, with optional English (for sung text), French, and German subtitles; excerpts from Das Lied von der Erde sung in German.
Notes Originally produced in 2014.
Includes mini-documentaries: Alma, Maria, and Anna; The influence of Gustav Theodor Fechner; In the mountains; Mahler's despair; Song cycle or symphony?; Hans Bethge's "Chinese flute"; The title's meaning: then and now (26 min.).
System Details DVD; region 0; NTSC; 16:9 widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (62 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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