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Landowska - Uncommon Visionary / Wanda Landowska

Landowska,Wanda
Release Date: 10/21/2003 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4246  
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Wanda Landowska
Number of Discs: 1 
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Wanda Landowska - Uncommon Visionary

A fascinating documentary about the life and art of the woman who single-handedly revived interested in the harpsichord. As a bonus, following the documentary, Landowska is seen in brief solo performances of Bach: Concerto in D major, 3rd mvt. (excerpt), Italian Concerto, 1st mvt., Concerto in D major (after Vivaldi), 2nd mvt.; and Bransle Simple by the early 17th-century French composer Antoine Francisque. Approx. 65 min. Color/Black & White.
Wanda Landowska - Uncommon Visionary

A fascinating documentary about the life and art of the woman who single-handedly revived interested in the harpsichord. As a bonus, following the documentary, Landowska is seen in brief solo performances of Bach: Concerto in D major, 3rd mvt. (excerpt), Italian Concerto, 1st mvt., Concerto in D major (after Vivaldi), 2nd mvt.; and Bransle Simple by the early 17th-century French composer Antoine Francisque. Approx. 65 min. Color/Black & White.
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Works on This Recording

1. Italian Concerto, BWV 971: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Wanda Landowska (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Leipzig, Germany 
2. Concerto for Harpsichord in D major, BWV 1054: Excerpt(s) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Wanda Landowska (Harpsichord)

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