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The Virtual Haydn - Complete Works For Solo Keyboard / Tom Beghin [blu-ray]

Release Date: 10/27/2009 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 1-4   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Tom Beghin
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Multi 
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Joseph Haydn
Complete works for Solo Keyboard

Tom Beghin, keyboard

* The First Naxos Blu-Ray- a recording of the complete works of Joseph Haydn for solo keyboard in nine virtual reconstructions of the rooms in which these pieces would have been originally performed, using seven specially-crafted historical keyboards.
* A trail-blazing project of four Blu-Ray discs featuring 14.5 hours of music with an added “picture in picture” option, plus a three-hour documentary on the “making of” the recordings, directed by award-winning director and screen-writer Robert J.
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* A fully interactive experience, this epic set offers users the opportunity to “direct” their own performance of a short Andante for Musical Clock; by selecting from a choice of rooms and instruments users can freely navigate 63 possible combinations to experiment with sound and acoustics as if wandering the 18th century halls themselves.

Picture format: 1080i High Definition
Sound format: PCM 2.0 / DTS-HD Master Audio 5.0
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: Dutch, French, German, Japanese
Running time: 18 hours
No. of Discs: 4 (BD 50) N
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Works on This Recording

Work(s) by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Tom Beghin (Fortepiano)
Period: Classical 

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