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Verdi and Venetian theatre / Balfour Films.

Other author/creatorBalfour Films.
Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2008], ©1990.
Description1 streaming video file (52 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Series Five Centuries of Music in Venice
Five centuries of music in Venice. UNAUTHORIZED
Contents Venice Under Austrian Rule (3:32) -- Venice's Music World in Decay (2:30) -- Gioachino Rossini: Transformation of Venetian Musical Life (4:46) -- Gioachino Rossini's Unique Music (3:35) -- Gioachino Rossini's Aria from "Tancredi" (3:32) -- Gioachino Rossini's opera "L'Italiana in Algeri" (4:14) -- Importance of Opera Houses in Venice (3:57) -- Giuseppe Verdi: Venice's Greatest Operas (3:20) -- Giuseppe Verdi's "Rigoletto" (3:13) -- Giuseppe Verdi's "La Traviata" (4:05) -- Venice Becomes Non-Venetian (4:17) -- Richard Wagner's Final Venetian Performance (4:33) -- Death of Richard Wagner (4:05)
Abstract This program is devoted to the 19th century, the Age of Grand Opera. It covers the rise of Rossini, the triumphant premieres at La Fenice Theatre, the overthrow of the Austrian occupation as Verdi became a folk hero, and the death of Wagner in Venice. Live performances in the Salon of La Fenice.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 08, 2008.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 13 & up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: Balfour Films, 1990 9780736557122
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formVideorecording.
Publisher number4071s Films Media Group
Publisher number4075 Films Media Group

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