The All-Star Orchestra Programs 1 & 2 | Naxos - DVD 2110348

The All-Star Orchestra Programs 1 & 2

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Label: Naxos - DVD

Cat No: 2110348

Format: DVD - NTSC

Number of Discs: 1

Genre: Orchestral

Release Date: 3rd March 2014

Contents

About

The All-Star Orchestra gives you a front row seat to the world’s greatest music, performed by top players chosen from over 30 great American orchestras, and conducted by Gerard Schwarz.

The programs feature complete performances of popular masterpieces and world premières of new works by leading American composers. Filmed in High-Definition with 19 cameras during a once-a-year ‘summit’ in New York’s historic Grand Ballroom at Manhattan Center, the All-Star Orchestra celebrates the symphonic experience in the 21st century.

Contents:
Program 1: Music for the Theatre
- Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird Suite
- Maurice Ravel: Daphnis and Chloé Suite No.2
- Bright Sheng: Black Swan

Program 2: What Makes a Masterpiece?
- Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No.5 in C Minor, Op.67
- Philip Glass: Harmonium Mountain

Recorded live at the Grand Ballroom, Manhattan Center, New York, August 2012

Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo / Dolby Digital 5.1 / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Running time: 114 mins

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