Toscanini, the maestro [videorecording]

  • 60 Pages
  • 0.36 MB
  • English

Films for the Humanities , Princeton
Toscanini, Arturo, -- 1867-1957., Biographical films., Conductors (Music) -- Biogr
Other titlesMaestro.
StatementNational Endowment for the Arts ; Peter Rosen Productions, Inc. ; Center for Non-broadcast Television, in association with Bravo ; produced and directed by Peter Rosen ; written by Harvey Sachs.
ContributionsLevine, James, 1943-, Peerce, Jan, 1904-, Rosen, Peter., Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Hymn of the nations., Bravo Channel., Center for Non-broadcast Television., National Endowment for the Arts., Peter Rosen Productions.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. with b&w segments ; 1/2 in.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22114077M

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About The Author Marco Capra teaches history of modern and contemporary music, and history of musical theater, and has made noteworthy contributions on the evolution of criticism.

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Known all over the world by his Italian name —Ettore— the maestro was in fact born in Buenos Aires and developed an astonishing international career, becoming music director of, successively, Covent Garden, la Scala (where he conducted alongside Arturo Toscanini.

For the remaining six weeks of the tour, Harvey Sachs tells us in his biography “Toscanini: Musician of Conscience,” the maestro led the.

Toscanini: The Maestro is a documentary produced and directed the maestro [videorecording] book Peter Rosen, about Italian conductor Arturo Toscanini, who is considered by many to be the greatest maestro of the twentieth was originally created for the Bravo channel inand was also televised on PBS in January Toscanini: The Maestro is the last television program narrated by Alexander Scourby, is.

Toscanini: The Maestro: A Life in Pictures by Marco Capra, Antonio Pappano (Foreword by) ), this book provides insight into the legendary conductor’s genius through never-before-seen photos focusing on key moments of his extraordinary private and public life. Toscanini is a celebrity beloved both in the United States and overseas.

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A portrait of the inner workings of the maestro emerges through these extensive conversations, conducted by the author over a period of 20 years, together with other firsthand recollections. This DVD/CD combination contains a transfer of the documentary film for television, "Toscanini: The Maestro", a performance of Verdi's "Hymn of the Nations" from a film made for the Office of War Information, and a CD compliation/sampler of some of Toscanini's commercial sudio recordings of his core s: 9.

“[Sachs’] impeccable research and dimensional portrait of the Toscanini and his times is a towering achievement of the biographer’s craft.” Harvey Sachs’ new biography of conductor Arturo Toscanini opens in war-ravaged Italy inas the year-old maestro backstage at La Scala after 16 years in self-imposed artistic exile.

In The Real Toscanini: Musicians Reveal the Maestro (Amadeus Press), Cesare Civetta presents an intriguing collection of vivid interviews with 50 artists, including composers, conductors, singers, and instrumentalists who worked with Toscanini.

These conversations, together with other firsthand recollections, clarify Toscanini’s philosophy, musical style, and techniques. An astonishing story of how Toscanini became a musical giant The unbelievable detail in this book re-creates vividly the musical environment from the late s onward.

Antonio Pappano ★ 02/01/ The name Toscanini once struck fear in the hearts of musicians and awe in the hearts of his audiences. Directed by Peter Rosen. With Licia Albanese, Edwin Bachmann, Frank Brieff, Eva Gustafson. This is a documentary on the career of the great maestro (perhaps intended as a rebuttal to the controversial book "Understanding Toscanini", which was being written at the same time that the documentary first aired.

PBS aired it ina year after the book hit the stores.). Known simply as ‘The Maestro’, Toscanini attracted adoring fans wherever and whenever he performed and his visit to London in was nothing short of a sensation, quickly becoming the hottest ticket in.

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Video documentary of conductor Arturo Toscanini. Includes interviews with members of the NBC Symphony, Robert Merrill, Jarmila Novatna, Herva Nelli, Licia Albanese, photographs, documents, original recordings and a selections of rarely shown home movies and a complete performance of Verdi's Hymn of the nations, with Jan Peerce.

Arturo Toscanini (/ ɑːr ˈ t ʊər oʊ ˌ t ɒ s k ə ˈ n iː n i /, Italian: [arˈtuːro toskaˈniːni]; Ma – Janu ) was an Italian was one of the most acclaimed musicians of the late 19th and of the 20th century, renowned for his intensity, his perfectionism, his ear for orchestral detail and sonority, and his eidetic memory.

Toscanini, an interpretive artist, is neither one nor the other and so “Maestro” lands with a thud in the gap. Not that Toscanini, as a person, wasn’t dramatic, especially in the slice of.

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The Real Toscanini: Musicians Reveal the Maestro by Cesare Civetta. 51 likes. A rich, multifaceted portrait of one of history's greatest conductors. Joseph Horowitz's book "Understanding Toscanini" pointed out that the "Maestro" pretty much limited himself to the standard repertoire.

In rebuttal, it's only fair to point out that this happened later in his career and that in the early part, he played much more adventurous material having often established many well-known composers in their.

Arturo Toscanini is one of the most acclaimed musicians of the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries, beginning his career as a cellist then becoming world- renowned as a conductor. Known for his intensity, perfectionism, ear for orchestral detail, and photographic memory (he.

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“We are no good,” said Toscanini just before the two. In recognition of the deep bond between Toscanini and the Milanese theatre, the book “Toscanini - The Maestro: A Life in Pictures” along with a video by biographer Harvey Sachs and a music CD by the Cameristi della Scala will be presented at the Ridotto Toscanini, a corner of Teatro alla Scala dedicated to the Maestro.

The great conductor Arturo Toscanini had resigned from the New York Philharmonic and retired to his native Italy when RCA president David Sarnoff proposed creating a symphony orchestra, led by Toscanini, for radio concerts.

The maestro was initially uninterested in the proposal, but Sarnoff prevailed, and the NBC Symphony Orchestra debuted.BAD NEWS: The DVD "Toscanini: The Maestro" features a censored version of Toscanini's wartime film of Verdi's "Hymn of the Nations." Toscanini's wartime film of Verdi's composition expanded Verdi's original, which combined the national anthems of France, Great Britain and Italy, to include the anthems of the Soviet Union (the Internationale.