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Keeping score, revolutions in music. Stravinsky's rite of spring / a production of the San Francisco Symphony ; produced and directed by David Kennard & Joan Saffa ; live concert performance directed by Gary Halvorson ; produced by Michael Bronson.

Tilson Thomas, Michael, 1944- conductor. (Added Author). Kennard, David, director. (Added Author). Saffa, Joan, director. (Added Author). Halvorson, Gary (Gary A.), director. (Added Author). Bronson, Michael, producer. (Added Author). Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 Vesna svi͡ashchennai͡a. (Added Author). Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 Orchestra music. Selections. (Added Author). San Francisco Symphony Orchestra. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (1 hr. 50 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen format (aspect ratio 16 x 9)
  • Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : SFS Media, 2006.

Content descriptions

General Note: Bonus material: About Keeping score; About Michael Tilson Thomas; About the San Francisco Symphony; Trailer for Beethoven's Eroica; Trailer for Copland and the American sound.
Formatted Contents Note: Stravinsky's Rite of Spring / InCA productions ; produced and directed by David Kennard, Joan Saffa (55 min.) -- Live performance of Stravinsky's The Firebird suite and The Rite of Spring / director, Gary Halvorson ; producer, Michael Bronson (52 min.) -- Bonus material.
Participant or Performer Note: PARTICIPANTS : Hosted by Michael Tilson Thomas ; San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Live performance recorded at Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, California, September 2004. Aired on the PBS television program Keeping score.
Summary, etc.: Music director Michael Tilson Thomas and the musicians of the San Francisco Symphony go from the salons of St. Petersburg to the villages where Stravinsky found inspiration in the earthy power of Russian folk music and dance. Thomas then retraces Stravinsky's journey to the cultural crossroads of pre-war Paris, where the composer collaborates with the great impresario Diaghilev and his star dancer Nijinsky to develop the shocking, erotic, and violent evocation of pagan Russia that became The Rite of Spring. Includes a live performance of Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring and music from The Firebird by the San Francisco Symphony, with Thomas conducting.
Language Note: English dialogue with subtitles in German, French, Spanish, and Chinese ; closed-captioned.
Subject: Tilson Thomas, Michael, 1944-
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971.
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Vesna svi͡ashchennai͡a.
Symphonies > Analysis, appreciation.
Symphony orchestras > United States.
Musical analysis.
Music appreciation.
Musicians > United States > Interviews.

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