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Alison Balsom / DCD Rights Limited.

Other author/creatorInfobase, film distributor.
Other author/creatorDCD Rights Limited (Firm)
Format Video (Streaming) and Electronic
Publication Info [Place of publication not identified] : DCD Rights Limited, [2016]
Distribution Info New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2018.
Copyright Notice ©2016
Description1 online resource (1 video file (43 min., 46 sec)) : sound, color.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films On Demand collection
Series Treasures of the British Library
Treasures of the British Library. UNAUTHORIZED
Contents Alison Balsom: Introduction (1:16); Treasure One: Inspiration (6:38); Treasure Two: Genius (3:37); Treasure Three: Escape (7:08); Treasure Four: Roots (6:23); Treasure Five: Author (7:25); Treasure Six: Passion (6:55); Alison Balsom's Donation (2:56); Credits: Alison Balsom (0:36);
Abstract The British Library collection over one hundred and fifty million items—everything from medieval chronicles to live jazz recordings, the Bronte’s manuscripts to Beethoven’s tuning fork. Now six of its greatest Treasures will be explored by the acclaimed trumpet soloist Alison Balsom. Alison has chosen six aspects of her life and work to explore—everything from the music that drives her life and career to the complete escape of a favorite sport or beloved author. Now, working and guided by the British Library’s expert curators, she will discover wondrous items that tap into each theme and passion. The Treasures Alison encounters are surprising and engaging—charts made for Tudor royalty, to help them protect the country from invasion, the actual ink of Leonardo da Vinci and Thomas Hardy and the surprising inventions of Alison’s own ancestor.
General noteOriginally released by DCD Rights Limited, 2016.
General noteStreaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on January 25, 2018.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Interest grade level 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Technical detailsStreaming video file.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: Films On Demand platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number145863 Infobase
Publisher number[145857]s Infobase

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