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Producers' Showcase - Festival Of Music Volume 2

Rubinstein / De Los Angeles / Segovia
Release Date: 10/14/2003 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4245  
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiVariousSergei RachmaninovModest Mussorgsky,   ... 
Performer:  Barry MorellVictoria de los AngelesMarian AndersonArtur Rubinstein,   ... 
Conductor:  Alfred Wallenstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Showcase Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

VOLUME 2
Telecast of December 10, 1956. José Ferrer, host.

Victoria de los Angeles & Barry Morell (Act 1, abridged, La Traviata) Marian Anderson (3 spirituals), Arthur Rubinstein (Rachmaninov: Rhapsody of a Theme of Paganini) Andrés Segovia (Bach, Torroba) Boris Christoff (“Death of Boris” from Boris Godunov). Showcase Symphony Orchestra & Chorus/Alfred Wallenstein.

Digitally restored using newly discovered audio sources. Can be programmed to watch whole show, with commercials, or just the musical selections. 89 min. B&W
VOLUME 2
Telecast of December 10, 1956. José Ferrer, host.

Victoria de los Angeles & Barry Morell (Act 1, abridged, La Traviata) Marian Anderson (3 spirituals), Arthur Rubinstein (Rachmaninov: Rhapsody of a Theme of Paganini) Andrés Segovia (Bach, Torroba) Boris Christoff (“Death of Boris” from Boris Godunov). Showcase Symphony Orchestra & Chorus/Alfred Wallenstein.

Digitally restored using newly discovered audio sources. Can be programmed to watch whole show, with commercials, or just the musical selections. 89 min. B&W
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Works on This Recording

1.
La traviata: Excerpt(s) by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Barry Morell (Tenor), Victoria de los Angeles (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alfred Wallenstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Showcase Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
2.
Work(s) by Various
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto)
Conductor:  Alfred Wallenstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Showcase Symphony Orchestra
3.
Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Alfred Wallenstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Showcase Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
4.
Boris Godunov: Farewell, my son, I am dying "Death of Boris" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Boris Christoff (Bass)
Conductor:  Alfred Wallenstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Showcase Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
5.
Work(s) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
6.
Work(s) by Federico Moreno-Torroba
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)

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