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Herbert von Karajan: Maestro for the Screen [Blu-ray]


Release Date: 06/24/2016 
Label:  C Major   Catalog #: 737704  
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Herbert von Karajan broke boundaries in many aspects of conducting, among those being that he was the first conductor to become interested in filming his performances to preserve his cultural heritage. This exceptional documentary begins with his first concert productions, taken in Japan in 1957. Following those first recordings is his cooperation with director Henri-Georges Clouzot, then Karajan’s own film company Telemondial. Karajan’s language for orchestral film productions is seen here through all of its
Read more stages. This documentary also includes interviews with Karajan and his collaborators.

Picture Format: 1080i, 16:9
Sound Format: PCM Stereo
Subtitles: German, English, French, Spanish, Italian, Korean, Japanese
Region Code: 0 (All)
Total Running Time: 84 mins
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Works on This Recording

1.
Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711-1713; ?Weimar, Germany 
2.
Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 

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