Document Sample
					                        ART AND MUSIC VIDEOS

AM VTV 785.066 ACA
Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields
Conductor, Neville Marriner. Prelude from Holberg Suite / Grieg -- Minuet
from "Berenice"/Handel -- Canon/Pachelbel -- Divertimento K. 137 allego de
molto/Mozart -- Nocturne from string quartet no. 2 in D major/Borodin --
Sonata no. 3 in C moderato/Rossini -- Air from suite no. 3/Bach -- Arrival of
the queen of Sheba from "Solomon"/Handel -- Jesu joy of man's desiring/Bach
-- Dance of the blessed spirits/Gluck -- Sheep may safely graze/Bach -- Pastoral
symphony from "Messiah"/Handel.

AM VTV 788.66 ALT
Alto Saxophone
2 videocassettes.
Instruction and study with Ed Calle.

AM VTV 783.9 AMA
Amazing Grace With Bill Moyers
A moving history of this timless, inspirational hymn featuring: Boys Choir of
Harlem, Johnny Cash, Judy Collins, Jeremy Irons, Jessye Norman, Jean
Ritchie and Marion Williams.

AM VTV 720.92 AME
America's Castles: The Homes Of Frank Lloyd Wright
Archival films and photographs are used to describe Wright's childhood homes,
as well as the homes of his early adult life in Illinois and later adult life in

AM VTV 770.973 AME
American Photography: A Century Of Images
3 videocassettes.
Presents the whole range of photography in the United States in the 20th century.
The range of topics include artistic photography, photojournalism and home
photography. The series mentions the technological change and the impact that
photographs have whether they are personal or newsworthy.
Episode 1. The developing image, 1900-1934 - - episode 2. The photographic age,
1935-1959 - - episode 3. Photography transformed, 1960-1999.

AM VTV 709.73 AME
American Visions
8 videocassettes.Presents a glimpse of American history through its visual art,
painting, sculpture, architecture and monuments. Follows nearly three
centuries of creativity, exploring a nation whose art mirrors its diversity.
v. 1. The Republic of virtue -- v. 2. The promised land -- v. 3. The wilderness
and the West -- v. 4. The gilded age -- v. 5. A wave from the Atlantic -- v. 6.
Streamlines and breadlines -- v. 7. The empire of signs -- v. 8. The age of

AM VTV 782.81 AND
Andrew Lloyd Webber: The Royal Albert Hall Celebration
Filmed live at the Royal Albert Hall to celebrate Andrew Lloyd Webber's 50th
birthday, the video is a wonderful tribute to the world's most popular composer.

AM VTV 770.92 ANS
Ansel Adams
Narrator, David Ogden Stiers.
Intimate portrait of a great artist and ardent environmentalist-for whom life
and art, photography and wilderness, creativity and communication, love and
expression, were inextricably connected.

AM VTV 770.92 ANS
Ansel Adams: Photographer
Records the life and work of Ansel Adams, the American photographer.
Describes the photographer's equipment, his home, his interests, and his
attitude toward art in general, toward photography, and toward life.

AM VTV 709.0349 ART
Art Nouveau, 1890-1914
A look at the art nouveau movement, focusing mainly on the Art nouveau, 1890-
1918 exhibition held at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. and the
Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England. Includes archival film footage from
the period and features interviews with prominent scholars.

AM VTV 782.1 ART
The Art Of Singing: Golden Voices Of The Century
Rare footage of many of the most illustrious opera stars of the twentieth century,
from silent Caruso film and the Vitaphones with Martinelli and de Luca;
Tetrazzini, Supervia, Flagstaf; Ponselle in a 1936 screen test of Carmen;
Chaliapin, Tauber, Gigli; Sutherland, Price, Olivero, de los Angeles; Bjorling
and Tebaldi in a 1956 broadcast of La Boheme; to Callas in the Lisbon
Traviata and the Covent Garden Tosca of 1964.

AM VTV 709.73 ART
Art 21: art in the twenty-first century
Meet twenty-one diverse contemporary artists through revealing profiles that
take viewers behind the scenes into artists' studios, homes, and communities to
provide an intimate view of their lives, work, sources of inspiration and creative
processes. The program is divided into four general themes - place, spirituality,
identity, and consumption.

Art Of The Western World
4 videocassettes.
An introduction to and study of artistic masterpieces from the Western world.
Interpretation and commentary by art historians emphasize the significance of
each work and its relationship to art movements, art theory and the social
v. 1. The classical ideal; a white garment of churches, Romanesque and Gothic
-- v. 2. The early Renaissance; the high Renaissance; Realms of light; the
Baroque -- v. 3 An age of reason, an age of passion; A fresh view,
impressionism and post-impressionism -- v. 4. Into the 20th century; In our
own time.

AM VTV 786.1092 ART
Artur Rubinstein
Three segments filmed in the late 1940's and early 1950's that show Artur
Rubinstein in performance and rehearsal. The first shows Rubinstein in a
recording studio and at home performing a variety of music. The second is all
Chopin performed at his home. The third shows a rehearsal of Rubinstein,
Piatigorsky and Heifetz in Rubinstein's home.

AM VTV 780.941 BAL
Ballad To Scotland
Hear the music of Scotland played against the Scottish scenery.

AM VTV 792.8 BAL
The Ballerinas
Part 1: La Syphide, 1832; Le Pappillon, 1860; Giselle, 1841; La Cachucha, 1836;
Coppelia, 1870. Part 2: Sleeping Beauty, 1890; Esmerelda, 1907-1908; Les
Sylphides, 1909; La Farrucha, 1919; Sleeping Beauty (Rosa Adagio).
The Ballerinas is a two-part ballet drama in which Carla Fracci recreates roles
from such works as: La Sylphide, Sleeping Beauty, Giselle, Coppelia, and others.

AM VTV 792.8 BAR
Baryshnikov By Tharp
Starring Mikhail Baryshnikov, Elaine Kudo, Dierdre Carberry, Susan Jaffe,
Robert La Fosse, Cheryl Yeager and members of American Ballet Theatre ;
choreography by Twyla Tharp; The little ballet / music, Alexander Glazunov --
Sinatra suite / performed to the music of Frank Sinatra -- Push comes to shove
/ music [by] Joseph Lamb, Franz Joseph Haydn.

AM VTV 784.092 BEA
The Beatles Anthology
8 videocassettes.
pt. 1. July '40 to March '63 - -pt. 2. March '63 to February '64 - - pt. 3. February
'64 to July '64 - - pt. 4. August '64 to August '65 - - pt. 5. August '65 to July '66 -
- pt. 6. July '66 to June '67 - - pt. 7. June '67 to July '68 - - pt. 8. July '68 to the
A visual history of the Beatles beginning in 1940 and ending in the 1960's
including their songs, successes and failures.

AM VTV 785.11 SYM
Beethoven, Ludwig Van: Symphony no. 9
Hear and see the Radio Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus's glorious
interpretation of Beethoven's 9th symphony.

AM VTV 785.0666 BIG
The Big Band Sound of WWII

AM VTV 784.52 BIL
Bill Monroe: Father Of Bluegrass Music
Bill Monroe, Marty Stuart, Emmylou Harris, Ricky Skaggs.

AM VTV 787.1 BLU
Blues On The Fiddle
Call and response instruction in scales, simple tunes, and techniques of blues
fiddle playing.

AM VTV 782.81 CAT
Based on Old Possum's book of practical cats. The musical.

AM VTV 720.92 CHA
Charles Rennie MacKintosh

AM VTV 720.92 CHA
Charles Rennie MacKintosh: Hill House
Presents a detailed study of Hill House designed by C.R. MacKintosh in the
early part of the 20th century.

AM VTV 784.49415 CHI
The Chieftains: an irish evening

AM VTV 783.65 CHR
Christmas Joy
A video to sing along with as you decorate the tree, wrap presents or bake
Christmas cookies.
O come all ye faithful - - My dancing day - - In the bleak mid winter - - Here we
come a'wassailing - - Joy to the world - - A tender shoot -- Lo, how a rose - - A
Merry Christmas - - Away in a manger - - Silent night.

AM VTV 788.62 CLA
2 videocassettes.
Instruction and study with Malena Calle.

AM VTV 787.61 CLA
Classic Acoustic For Guitar. Volume 1
This video is designed to provide you with the fundamentals of guitar playing.
Learn to play 4 + 20, Both sides now, Come Monday, and Vincent.

AM VTV 786.21 CLI
The Cliburn: playing on the edge
Documentary of the Eleventh Van Cliburn International Piano Competition;
Stanislav Ioudenitch and Olga Kern battle it out for first place with a surprise
finish--the first Van Cliburn tie. Video features human interest highlights and
portions of practice and competition.

AM VTV 792.78 DEI
Dein Perry's Tap Dogs
Video presentation of the Australian stage presentation "Tap Dogs."

AM VTV 787.61 EAR
Early Rock & Roll Music For Guitar. Volume 1
This video is designed to provide you with the fundamentals of guitar playing.
Learn to play Blue suede shoes, Oh, pretty woman,That'll be the day, and Wake
up little Susie.

AM VTV 759.13 EDW
Edward Hopper, the silent witness
This docudrama traces Edward Hopper's footsteps along the coast of Cape Cod,
searching for the same scenes and inspiration that Hopper may have
experienced in creating his masterpieces. Includes several Hopper paintings
selected from various museums. Chiefly criticism of his work.

AM VTV 748.6 ETC
Etching Glass: with Kerry Pierce
Learn how to create glass etchings, customize stemware, and enhance stained
glass projects using 2 different etching techniques. Step by step instructions and
tips show how this art-form can be done inexpensively with household tools.

AM VTV 709.47 FAC
The Face Of Russia
3 videocassettes
Explores the art and culture of Russia in a journey across history encompassing
Russia's architecture, paintings, music, literature and cinema.
Pt. 1. The face on the firewood -- pt. 2. The facade of power -- pt. 3. Facing the

AM VTV 780.92 FAM
Famous Composers Series: Franz Schubert

AM VTV 780.92 FAM
Famous Composers Series: Giacomo Puccini

AM VTV 780.92 FAM
Famous Composers Series: Giuseppe Verdi

AM VTV 780.92 FAM
Famous Composers Series: Johann Sebastian Bach

AM VTV 780.92 FAM
Famous Composers Series: Johannes Brahms

AM VTV 780.92 FAM
Famous Composers Series: Joseph Haydn

AM VTV 780.92 FAM
Famous Composers Series: Ludwig van Beethoven

AM VTV 780.92 FAM
Famous Composers Series: Richard Strauss

AM VTV 780.92 FAM
Famous Composers Series: Richard Wagner

AM VTV 780.92 FAM
Famous Composers Series: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

AM VTV 788.5 FLU
2 videocassettes.
Instruction and study with Elizabeth Rowe.

AM VTV 782.81 FOL
Follies In Concert
Performed at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York City; Licia Albanese,
Carol Burnett, Liz Callaway, Betty Comden, Barbara Cook, Adolph Green,
Andre Gregory, George Hearn, Howard McGillin, Erie Mills, Liliane
Montevecchi, Phyllis Newman, Mandy Patinkin, Daisy Prince, Lee Remick,
Arthur Rubin, Elaine Stritch, Jim Walton, with the New York Philharmonic.
Music and lyrics, Stephen Sondheim. A concert performance of composer-
lyricist Stephen Sondheim's Follies.

AM VTV 720.92 FRA
Frank Lloyd Wright
Narrated by Edward Herrmann.

AM VTV 759.972 FRI
Frida Kahlo (1910-1954)
Narrated by Sada Thompson.
Profiles Frida Kahlo's work, her interest in politics and her tempestuous
relationship with husband Diego Rivera, leader of the Mexican muralist

AM VTV 759.05 FRO
From Monet To Van Gogh: A History Of Impressionism
6 videocassettes.
"A major focus will be on the key painters of the Impressionist Movement: Claude
Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Camille Pissarro, Paul Cezanne, Berthe Morisot,
Gustave Caillebotte, Mary Cassatt, and Edgar Degas. We will also look at those
artists whose work came out of the Impressionist Movement: Paul Gauguin,
Vincent van Gogh, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, and the Nabis."- - p. i.

AM VTV 730.92 GAR
Gary Price
"The artist & his sculptures/The casting process"

AM VTV 759.13 GEO
Georgia O'Keeffe
Documentary that looks behind the Georgia O'Keeffe legend, showing her
paintings, environment, and philosophy of the artist; "Women in art."

AM VTV 792.8 GIS
Videocassette release of the 1974 performance filmed live at the Bolshoi Theatre
in Moscow; Natalya Bessmertnova, Michail Lavrovsky, G. Kozlova, V.
Levashev. The classic ballet about a young girl deceived by her lover, and the
tragic consequences.

AM VTV 785.4109 MIL
Glenn Miller's Last Flight
On December 15, 1944, bandleader Glenn Miller boarded a light plane to fly
from London to Paris. His plane was never heard from again. Conspiracy
theories abound regarding Miller's disappearance, but this film reveals the
truth about his untimely death.

AM VTV 708.55 UFF
Gli Uffizi
"Uffizi, Florence's treasure house of art, the story of the museum." Narration in
English. Recounts the history of the Uffizi Museum from its beginning to the
present and shows the multiple changes in thinking and architectural design
which helped it evolve into Italy's leading museum.

AM VTV 709.02 GLO
Glories Of Medieval Art
The director of the Metropolitan Museum escorts viewers through an ensemble
of spaces and gardens that evoke the medieval period at New York's famous

AM VTV 780.92 GRE
The Great Mr. Handel
Depicts the later stages of Handel's life, leading up to his composing of Messiah.

AM VTV 783.5 GRE
Gregorian Chant: The Monks And Their Music
"With selections from the Monastic Choir of St. Peter's Abbey, Solesmes,

AM VTV 782.81 HEY
Hey, Mr. Producer!: The World's Greatest Concert Of Musicals
"The Royal Gala Performance: over 200 artists performing songs from 26 shows
in one breathtaking performance."

AM VTV 791.43 HOL
Hollywood: a celebration of the american silent film
13 videocassettes.
Traces the development of the American silent film.
pt. 1. The pioneers -- pt. 2. In the beginning -- pt. 3. Single beds and double
standards -- pt. 4. Hollywood goes to war -- pt. 5. Hazard of the game -- pt. 6.
Swanson and Valentino -- pt. 7. The autocrats -- pt. 8. Comedy, a serious
business -- pt. 9. Out West -- pt. 10. The man with the megaphone -- pt. 11.
Trick of the light -- pt. 12. Star treatment -- pt. 13. End
of an era.

AM VTV 786.1 HOR
Horowitz In Moscow
Recorded in performance, Apr. 20, 1986, at the Moscow Conservatory; also
includes highlights of his return to his native Soviet Union--his first visit in 61

AM VTV 700.8996 ILL
I'll make me a world
6 videocassettes.
I'll make me a world profiles Afro-American musicians, artists and authors
throughout twentieth century America.
v. 1. Lift every voice, 1900-1924 -- v. 2. Without fear or shame, 1920-1937 -- v. 3.
Bright like a sun, 1935-1954 -- v. 4. The dream keepers, 1 0940-1965 -- v. 5. Not
a rhyme time, 1963-1986 -- v. 6. The freedom you will take, 1985-the present.

AM VTV 759.949 INA
In A Brilliant Light: Van Gogh In Arles
Tells the story of Van Gogh's 444 days in the south of France focusing on works
of art rather than on the life of the artist. This film was made in the
Netherlands and in Provence, using the artist's original canvases.

AM VTV 780.65 INS
An Insider's Guide To The Music Business: the complete sessions
4 videocassettes.
v. 1. The record company: who does what & how to get in -- v. 2. Songwriting &
publishing -- v. 3. Making a demo & working in the studio -- v. 4 The business
of music: what you need to know.
Artists, producers, managers, and attorneys in the music business share
experiences and insights.

AM VTV 789.1 INT
Introduction To Drums: for beginners
Quickly learn to play the snare drum or drum set with Tim Wimer.

AM VTV 787.109 ISA
Isaac Stern - - Life's Virtuoso
Narrated by Meryl Streep.
A portrait of violinist Isaac Stern featuring rare archival footage of Stern
performing as well as interviews with students, colleagues and friends.

AM VTV 784.494 IRI
The Irish Tenors
Minstrel boy - - Believe me - - I'll take you home again, Kathleen - - Mountains
of Mourne - - Toora-loora-looral - - When you were sweet sixteen - - Voyage - -
Will ye go, lassie, go? - - Eileen Og - - Darling girl from Clare - - Danny Boy - -
Only our rivers run free - - Grace - - The town I loved so well - - The old man - -
Boolavogue - - Galway Bay - - When Irish eyes are smiling - - Spanish lady - -
Love's old sweet song - - Amazing grace - - Danny Boy (reprise).

AM VTV 781.57 JAZ
10 videocassettes.
10 episodes tracing the history of jazz from its roots in the African-American
community of New Orleans to its heights and continuing presence.
Episode One. Gumbo - - Episode Two. The gift - - Episode Three. Our language - -
Episode Four. The true welcome - - Episode Five. Swing: pure pleasure - - Episode
Six. Swing: the velocity of celebration - - Episode Seven. Dedicated to chaos - -
Episode Eight. Risk - - Episode Nine. The adventure - - Episode Ten. A masterpiece
by midnight.

AM VTV 782.81 JEK
Jekyll & Hyde, The Musical
Adapted from the story by Robert Lewis Stevenson, staring David Hasselhoff, in
a live recording of the Broadway musical.

AM VTV 784.52 JOH
John Denver: Let This Be A Voice
Narrated by Peter Coyote.
John Denver takes us on a personal journey to revisit the people and places that
inspired some of his classic songs. Also featured is his last song, which he wrote
especially for this Nature program.

AM VTV 783.65 JUD
Judy Collins Christmas At The Biltmore Estate
White Christmas - - Silent Night - - Amazing Grace - - Joy to the world - - Let it
snow - - Away in a manger.

AM VTV 793.3 KUM
Kumu Hula: Keepers Of A Culture
A documentary about the native Hawaiian dance which represents the history
and ancient traditions of the Hawaiian people.

AM VTV 751.422 LEA
Learn To Paint With Watercolour I
Alwyn Cranshaw demonstrates and teaches painting techniques with such
enthusiasm that you will want to start painting immediately.

AM VTV 759.5 LEO
Leonardo Da Vinci
A look at the life of Leonardo da Vinci, the Italian Renaissance artist and

AM VTV 786.1092 LIB
Liberace: Mr. Showmanship
Liberace's incredible story is told here through vintage performances, rare home
movies and never-before-seen photos.

AM VTV 780.15 LIS
Listening For Clues: Marsalis On Music
Demonstrates structure and form in music and uses examples from Prokofiev to
Gershwin, Ellington and Ives to identify different forms.

AM VTV 708.436 LOU
The Louvre
Follows Charles Boyer as he takes the viewer on a tour of the Louvre. He
discusses the history of the Louvre, describes the characters of the rulers who
acquired through the centuries the great collection of art, points out the changes
which have been made in the structure of the building, and explains that
French civilization can be surveyed through the history of the Louvre.

AM VTV 736.93 MAD
Madame Tussaud: And Her World Of Wax
Host, Harry Smith.
Outlines the life of Madame Tussaud and the history of her wax museum. Marie
Tussaud spent her childhood in the French city of Bern, before moving to Paris,
where (under the direction of Philippe Curtius) she mastered the art of wax
modeling. In 1833, she finally settled in London where she exhibited her work.

AM VTV 791.092 MAG
The Magic Of Bing Crosby: Part One
The life of Bing Crosby including some of his most memorable performances
with Louis Armstrong, Robert Goulet, Patti Page, Rosemary Clooney and Dean

AM VTV 792.8 MAK
Making Ballet
Go behind the scenes at the National Ballet of Canada to capture the making of
"The Actress," a ballet set to Chopin's preludes.

AM VTV 759.13 MAR
Mary Cassatt, Impressionist From Philadelphia
The best examples of Cassatt's works have been collected for presentation in
order to reveal their quality, variety, and originality. Her years in Paris, her
relationship with Degas, the influence of her socially prominent Philadelphia
family, the places she lived and painted are shown with on-location footage and

AM VTV 782.81 MAS
Masterpiece: Andrew Lloyd Webber, live from the Great Hall of
the People, Beijing
Act I: Superstar overture; Jesus Christ superstar; I don't know how to love him;
Any drem will do; Evita suite; Buenos Aires; And the money kept rolling in;
Don't cry for me Argentina; The heart is slow to learn; Beautiful game overture;
Let us love in peace; Gethsemane (I only want to say); Take that look off your
face; Jellicle ball; Macavity: the mystery cat; Memory -- Act II: Aspects of
aspects; Love changes everything; Whistle down the wing; Pie Jesu; Phantom
overture; Phantom of the opera -- The journey; Wishing you were somehow here
again; All I ask of you; Masquerade; The music of the night; Car chase; Sunset
Boulevard; The Perfect year; As if we never said goodbye; No matter what; Ni
yong you wo de wei lai (Friends for life)

AM VTV 808.81 MAS
The Master Poets Collection
4 videocassettes.
v. 1. The world of Emily Dickinson - - v. 2. William Shakespeare: a poet for all
time - - v. 3. Spoon River anthology; A poetic portrait gallery -- v. [4]. New
England in autumn: the poetry of Robert Frost.

AM VTV 708.1471 MAS
Masterpieces Of The Met
Tour of 30 of the museum's masterpieces. Chosen works cover 5000 years of
world civilization and demonstrate the scope of the Metropolitan's collection.

AM VTV 759.4 MAT
Highlights the development of his greatest works from his early canvases, to his
involvement with the Fauvist movement, through his later pieces.

AM VTV 708.1471 MER
Merchants And Masterpieces
Video that offers the viewer a chance to not only see several remarkable
collections in the Metropolitan Museum, but to also meet the people who
originally collected and lived with these masterpieces. This is accomplished by
interviews with descendants of the collectors along with still living notable
collectors themselves.

AM VTV 793.31 MIC
Michael Flatley's Feet Of Flames
Michael Flatley leads over one hundred performers in an amazing dance

AM VTV 811.09 MIL
Millay At Steepletop: a celebration of Edna St. Vincent Millay
Edna was the first woman ever to win the Pulitzer Prize for poetry. She was
beautiful, vivacious, sexually liberated and supremely talented. Included is
footage found on 16mm by the director, a remarkable find, especially since these
home movies of Millay are the only known existing of the poet.

AM VTV 759.6 MIR
Miro Constellations: The Color Of Poetry
A retrospective of the 65-year career of the Spanish artist, Joan Miro. Includes
historic newsreel footage, a tour of his studio, a performance of the La Claca
Theater Group in costumes designed by Miro, and in-depth presentations of his

AM VTV 782.81 MIS
Les Miserables In Concert: A Musical
The 10th anniversary performance, recorded at Royal Albert Hall in London.

AM VTV 787.6107 MOD
Modern Rock For Guitar. Volume 1
Tommy Anthony, instructor.
This video is designed to provide you with the fundamentals of guitar playing.
Learn to play I will buy you a new life, Iris, Shine, and You.

AM VTV 787.6107 MOD
Modern Rock For Guitar. volume 2
Tommy Anthony, instructor.
This video is designed to provide you with the fundamentals of guitar playing.
Learn to play Barely breathing, Gel, How's it going to be, and I'll be.

AM VTV 759.4 MON
Monet: Legacy of Light
Monet's story as an artist and a giant of the Impressionist movement using his
own words with excerpts from journals, personal interviews, and his
magnificent paintings.

AM VTV 780.92 MOZ
The most beautiful music the world has ever known was written by a bawdy,
arrogant, extravagant, yet warm-hearted man who died a pauper. Operas,
symphonies, serenades, concertos; Mozart became master of all these like no
other composer before or since.
AM VTV 780.9033 MUS
Music Of Williamsburg
Describes the music of the Virginia Colony and its capital, Williamsburg, in
1768, with examples to show the scope and variety of the music. Filmed against
the restoration of 18th century Williamsburg, showing a day in the life of its

AM VTV 708.153 NAT
National Gallery Of Art: A Treasury Of Masterpiece

AM VTV 709.73 NEW
New World Visions: American Art And The Metropolitan Museum
Surveys American art from 1650-1914 using the collection of the American
Wing of the Metropolitan Museum of Art as a point of departure.
pt. 1. 1650-1850 -- pt. 2. 1850-1914.

Ogden & Dorothy, Phyllis & Yip: "the lighter side"
"Who better to lead us in this happy celebration than one of America's best-
loved and most entertaining of actors, Jack Lemmon, who offers an irrestible
invitation to join a quartet of humorists in this presentation? Ogden Nash,
Dorothy Parker Phyllis McGinley and Edgar "Yip" Harburg"--Container.

AM VTV 785.42 ONT
On The Road With Duke Ellington
Features Duke Ellington in 1967 discussing and performing his music.

AM VTV 785.41 ONT
On Tour With Lawrence Welk
Enjoy the musical entertainment of Lawrence Welk and his orchestra and all
your favorite Welk stars as the show goes on the road.

AM VTV 783.5 ORD
Ordo Virtutum: The Ritual Of The Virtues
Soul's struggle with the temptations of the world and how the virtues aid her in
her fight against the Devil. Combines Gregorian chant with lyrical emotional

AM VTV 751.422 PAI
Painting With Watercolors
Gives students a solid grounding in the basic skills of watercolor painting.
Includes how to paint an even wash, a graded tone, wet-in-wet, dry-brush,
masking, and much more.

AM VTV 759.6 PIC
Picasso: The Man And His Work
With the complete collaboration of Picasso, at work and at play, this film
chronicles the life of the great painter and reveals many unknown aspects of his
work and personality. It shows over 600 of Picasso's work, many never seen in
public. pt. 1. 1881-1937 -- pt. 2. 1938-1973.

AM VTV 759.4 POS
The Post-Impressionists: Gauguin
Gauguin's bold use of flat unmixed color gave his paintings a strong sense of
expression, yet his work failed to find acceptance at the time. Not even a move to
Tahiti would help, but the paintings he created there are now highly sought by art
collectors all over the world. Learn more about Gauguin's life, artistic style and
techniques, explore the historical context of his life and work, and begin to
understand his creative process. The program includes on-location footage and
commentary by world renowned art experts.

AM VTV 759.949 POS
The Post-Impressionists: Van Gogh
Van Gogh remains the ultimate example of the tortured artistic genius. His entire
life was a struggle against poverty and mental disorder. But hundreds of canvases
that he painted prior to his death are today recognized as masterpieces. Learn more
about Van Gogh's life, artistic style and techniques, explore the historical context of
his life and work, and begin to understand his creative process. The program
includes on-location footage and commentary by world renowned art experts.

AM VTV 781.65 PRE
Preservation Hall Jazz Band: a night in New Orleans
Panama rag -- Mama don't low -- Basin Street blues -- Tiger rag -- St. Louis blues -
- There's an old spinning wheel in the parlor -- Little Liza Jane -- Just a closer
walk with thee -- When the Saints go marchin' in.

AM VTV 621.3893 PRO
Pro-Studio Techniques
A comprehensive guide to all aspects of professional recording using state-of-the-art

AM VTV 782.8109 RIC
Richard Rodgers: The Sweetest Sounds
American Masters takes an unprecedented look at the legendary composer with this
film portrait. Includes interviews with Julie Andrews, Andrew Lloyd Webber,
Trevor Nunn and Celeste Holm as well as archival performances by Judy Garland,
Frank Sinatra, Diahann Carroll, Mary Martin, John Coltrane and Barbra

AM VTV 793.31 RIV
Presents a live performance of Irish dance and music, with American, Spanish,
and Russian performers as well.

AM VTV 792.8 ROM
Romeo & Juliet
A performance in 1976, on the bicentennial anniversary of the Bolshoi Theatre
in Moscow. The ballet is based on the tragic love story of the doomed lovers,
danced by one of the best ballet companies in the world.

AM VTV 784.092 ROS
Rosemary Clooney's Demi-Centennial: A Girl Singer's Golden
All-star tribute to Rosemary Clooney, with performances of popular song
standards, and tributes from Tony Bennett, George Clooney, Merv Griffin, Bob
Hope, Bette Midler, Diane Sawyer and Joanne Woodward.

AM VTV 785.0666 SAL
Salute To The Big Bands
The Lawrence Welk Show celebrates the big band musical era including Glenn
Miller's "Moonlight Serenade", a jitterbug to "In the Mood", and the Les Brown
Theme, "Sentimental Journey" to name just a few.

AM VTV 781.572 SCO
Scott Joplin
An extraordinary story of a genius whose music helped to break down racial

AM VTV 793.8 SIE
Siegfried & Roy at the Mirage: masters of the impossible
Siegfried and Roy have turned their love of animals and magic into a magic
show extravaganza that plays to standing-room-only audiences at the Mirage
Resort in Las Vegas.

AM VTV 784.54 SIM
Simon And Garfunkel: The concert in Central Park
Mrs. Robinson -- Homeward Bound -- America -- Me and Julio down by the
schoolyard -- Scarbrough Fair -- April come she will -- Wake up little Susie --
Still crazy after all these years -- American tune -- Late in the evening -- Slip
slidin' away -- A heart in New York -- The late great Johnny Ace --
Kodachrome/Mabellene -- Bridge over troubled waters -- Fifty ways to leave you
lover -- The boxer -- Old friends -- The 59th Street Bridge song (Feeling groovy) -
- The sounds of silence.

Sister Wendy's American Collection
6 videocassettes.
"Sister Wendy Beckett comes to America for a spectacular tour that blends art,
history, culture and storytelling into one delightful she guides
you through six of America's greatest art museums."
v. 1. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - - v. 2. Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth,
Texas - - v. 3. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York - - v. 4. Los Angeles
County Museum of Art - - v. 5. The Art Institute of Chicago - - v. 6. The
Cleveland Museum of Art.

Sister Wendy's Story Of Painting
5 videocassettes.
Sister Wendy Beckett travels throughout the world to explore paintings from
cave drawings, thought the Renaissance and all the way to New York's Soho

Sister Wendy’s Story Of Painting: The Grand Tour
A tour of some of Europe’s finest art museums and treasures.

AM VTV 787.109 SMA
Small Wonders
Story of a dedicated teacher who takes her students on a journey transforming
them from beginning musicians all the way to performing onstage at Carnegie

AM VTV 785.015 SOU
The Sound Of An Orchestra: What Is A Melody?
"A presentation of the Leonard Bernstein Society, New York." Young people's
concert; New York Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Leonard Bernstein.

AM VTV 785.067 SOU
Sousa To Satchmo: Marsalis On Music
Uses music by Sousa, Joplin, and Armstrong to explain the development of
Sousa's European-style orchestra into the American jazz band.

AM VTV 793.31 SPI
Spirit Of The Dance: new millennium
Live highlights from a stage show that combines Irish dance with a passionate
storyline and beautiful love songs.

AM VTV 780.7 TAC
Tackling The Monster: Marsalis On Practice
Wynton Marsalis and Yo-Yo Ma show young musicians how to practice new or
difficult pieces.
AM VTV 782.1092 TAL
Talking With David Frost: Luciano Pavarotti
"Sir David converses with Pavarotti, the world's most celebrated tenor since
Enrico Caruso and perhaps the single most influential individual in
popularizing opera around the world."

AM VTV 786.1092 THI
Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould
Thirty-two vignettes, spanning pianist Glenn Gould's life from age four until
his death at fifty, give an impressionistic depiction of his life.

AM VTV 708.641 TOU
A Tour Of The Prado

AM VTV 708.563 TOU
A Tour Of The Vatican Museums
A tour which includes the Vatican's galleries (works by Michelangelo, Simone
Martini, Pietro Lorenzetti, Melozzo da Forli, and others), the Raphael frescoes
in the papal apartments, and the Sistine Chapel.

AM VTV 788.2 TRO
2 videocassettes.
Instruction and study with Tim Conner.

AM VTV 788.1 TRU
2 videocassettes.
Instruction and study with Mark Inouye.

AM VTV 784.4 UNB
Unbroken Circle: Vermont Music: Tradition And Change
Several Vermonters discuss the Vermont folk music tradition and perform
representative music.

AM VTV 720.92 UNC
Uncommon Places: The Architecture Of Frank Lloyd Wright
Examines Wright's contribution to American architecture and the personal and
professional controversies surrounding his life. Includes footage of many of
Wright's most famous buildings and features interviews with Wright's widow
as well as comments from Wright homeowners and the architect's former

Understanding literature: the elements of fiction, poetry,
3 videocassettes.
"Just the facts : understanding literature offers an innovative, lively, and
contemporary approach to understanding the basic elements of fiction, drama,
and poetry and fostering an appreciation of literature."
v. 1. Elements of drama -- v. 2. Elements Of poetry -- v. 3. Elements Of fiction.

AM VTV 759.949 VAN
Van Gogh's Van Goghs
Narrated by Jacqueline Bisset.
Documents the exhibition of 70 paintings on loan to the National Gallery of Art,
Washington, D.C. from the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam. Surveys the life
and works of Vincent Van Gogh by concentrating on the three major stages of
Van Gogh's ten-year career: his early work in the Netherlands, his reactions to
the French Impressionists in Paris and the creative period in the south of

AM VTV 786.1092 VIC
Victor Borge: Then & Now
3 videocassettes.
Captures magic moments from musician/humorist Victor Borge's early movies
and TV shows, along with performances taped at the Fox Theatre in Detroit
and at George Washington University.

AM VTV 786.1092 VIC
Victor Borge: Then & Now
Two hours of magic, mirth, music and memories from the 50-year-career of the
world's funniest pianist.

AM VTV 759.2 VIC
Victorian Painting: Aesthetes And Dreamers
Painters of the Victorian period who depicted allegory and classicism in their

AM VTV 02-4611
Vincent Van Gogh

AM VTV 787.61 WAT
Watch & Play Guitar
Discusses parts of the acoustic guitar, positions of the fingers and hands,
holding the pick, bass notes, capo tricks and tuning; with the aid of chord
charts the songs Skip to my Lou, Spanish guitar, Amazing grace, Rising sun
blues, Crawdad song, Boogie woogie fever, and E blues are taught.

AM VTV 781.5 WHA
What Does Music Mean?: What Is Sonata Form?
"What does music mean?": presents music in a series of interesting symphonic
works in an imaginative and dramatic setting to illustrate the principle that
music must stand on its own merits as sound regardless of any story of
extramusical meaning that may be attached to it. Includes Ravel's Don
dQuixote, Beethoven's Symphony no.6, Mussorgsky's Pictures at an exhibition,
Tchaikovsky's symphonies nos. 4 and 5, and Webern's Six pieces.
"What is Sonata Form?": analyzes the principles of form in music, pointing out
that the sonata form is really an expansion of the basic three-part form found in
popular tunes and in the da capo aria. Discusses the basic key relationships of
the sonata form, with musical illustrations. Includes excerpts from Mozart's
Symphony no. 41 "Jupiter," and Piano Sonata in C Major, Prokofieff's
Classical Symphony, Lennon & McCartney's "And I love her" and Bizet's

AM VTV 785.015 WHA
What Is Classical Music?: What Makes Music Symphonic?
1st program explores 18th century European music and how it changed in style
from mathematical, to graceful, to elegant. Includes excerpts of music from
each period to show the changes: Handel and Bach, then Mozart and Haydn,
and finally Beethoven.
2nd program demonstrates how symphonic music takes simple musical themes
and develops them. Includes excerpts from symphonies by Mozart, Brahms, and

AM VTV 780.92 WHO
Whole Notes: Stories Behind The Classics
6 videocassettes.
Explores stories behind some famous classical works and looks at the lives of
the composers. Provides the viewer with a deeper understanding of the music.
Features commentary from conductors and musicians. Includes interviews with
Emanuel Ax, Joshua Bell, Yefim Bronfman, Lynn Harrell, Steven Isserlis and
many others.
v. 1. Johann Sebastian Bach : serving God through music - - v.2. Wolfgang
Amadeus Mozart : giving a name to perfection - - v. 3. Ludwig van Beethoven :
triumph over adversity - - v.4. Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky : hopeless romantic - - v.
5. Sergei Rachmaninoff : under the influence - - v. 6. Maurice Ravel : the color
of music.

AM VTV 781.62 WHY
Why Toes Tap: Marsalis On Rhythm
Uses music from Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker Suite to explain rhythm and time in


AM VTV 782.1 AGR
Sung in Italian; subtitles in English.
Agrippina, Empress of Rome, whose position at the side of her husband is not
enough, wants to elevate her son by her first marriage, Nero, to the throne, in
order to be able to determine through him alone, the succession of power.

AM VTV 782.1 AID
A performance of Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Aida" in four acts, performed and
recorded live at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan. Conductor, Lorin Maazel;
Maria Chiara, Ghena Dimitrova, Luciano Pavarotti, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Juan
Pons, Paata Burchuladze, Francesca Garbi, Ernesto Gavazzi; Chorus and
Orchestra of Teatro alla Scala.
The action takes place in ancient Egypt, and tells of the love of Radames, the
captain of the guard, for a slave girl, Aida. She is the daughter of the King of
Ethiopia, who is captured by Radames and the Egyptian troops. Tricked into
betraying military secrets, Radames is condemned to be buried alive. He is
joined by Aida, who dies with him.

AM VTV 782.1 AND
Andrea Chenier
Sung in Italian, English subtitles.
Set in France at the time of the Revolution, Andrea Chenier is the story of the
love between Chenier, a poet, and Maddalena di Coigny, an aristocrat.

AM VTV 782.1 ANN
Anna Bolena: Opera In Three Acts

AM VTV 782.1 BAL
Un Ballo In Maschera
A videorecording of the performance of the Metropolitan Opera on February 16,

AM VTV 782.1 BAR
Il Barbiere Di Siviglia
"Comic opera in 2 Acts; a production of the Cologne City Theaters and the
Schwetzinger Festival."
Subtitled in English.

AM VTV 782.1 BIZ
Bizet's Carmen
In 19th century Seville, the lusty, tempestuous Carmen seduces a native Army
corporal, Don Jose. Jose abandons his career, his fiancée and even his dying
mother for the love of this sultry gypsy. But soon she spurns him for the love of a
toreador, Escamillo. Crazed with jealousy, Jose begs Carmen to return to him,
but her taunting declaration of independence results in tragedy.

AM VTV 782.1 BOH
La Boheme
The relationships of two Bohemians and their sweethearts develop stormily
until both couples separate. While the two men are lamenting their loneliness in
their Paris attic, one of the girl friends comes for help for the other who has
consumption and wants to be taken to her lover to die. The opera is followed by
a special program showing behind the scenes preparation for the production.

AM VTV 782.1 BOH
La Boheme
Sung in Italian, with English subtitles.
The Australian Opera Chorus and Children's Chorus; Australian Opera and
Ballet Orchestra, Julian Smith, Conductor.

AM VTV 782.1 CAR
In French with English subtitles.
Based on the novella by Prosper Merimee.
Stage production of the classic opera, with Agnes Baltsa as Carmen, who
seduces and then spurns soldier Don Jose.

AM VTV 782.1 CAR
Carreras, Domingo, Pavarotti: The Three Tenors In Concert
Presents the 1990 concert of Luciano Pavarotti, Jose Carreras, and Placido
Domingo at the Terme di Caracalla in Rome.

AM VTV 782.1 CEN
La Cenerentola
Opera in 2 acts.
In Italian with English subtitles.

AM VTV 782.1 COS
Cosi Fan Tutte
Opera in 2 acts.
Sung in Italian with English subtitles.
Ferrando and Guglielmo, two soldiers, make a wager that their respective lovers
will be faithful in their absence.

AM VTV 782.1 DON
Daughter Of The Regiment
An opera about a little girl who was adopted by a whole regiment.

AM VTV 782.1 DON
Don Carlo
Sung in Italian with English subtitles.
Placido Domingo, Mirella Freni, Grace Bumbry, Louis Quilico, Nicolai
Ghiaurov, Ferruccio Furlanetto, Metropolitan Opera and Chorus, James
Levine, conductor.

AM VTV 782.1 LEL
L'elisir D'amore
Opera in 2 acts.
In Italian with English subtitles.
Kathleen Battle, Korliss Uecker, Luciano Pavarotti, Juan Pons, Enzo Dara,
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus, James Levine conductor.

AM VTV 782.1 LEL
L'elisir D’amore: A Comic Opera In Two Acts
Sung in Italian with English subtitles.
Nemorino, a poor bashful country bumpkin is at a disadvantage when it comes
to wooing the strong-willed, beautiful, wealthy and fickle Adina. In the end,
love triumphs over personal adversity.

AM VTV 782.1 ENT
Die Entfuhrung Aus Dem Serail [Abduction From The Seraglio]
Constanze, a young Spanish noblewoman, and her companions have been
captured by priates and sold as slaves to Pasha Selim, a Spaniard who was
born a Christian, but who has turned Mohammedan. When Constanze's fiance
discovers her fate, he launches a plan to rescue her.

AM VTV 782.1 EUG
Eugene Onegin
Sung in Russian with English subtitles.
Mirella Freni, Wolfgang Brendel, Peter Dvorsky, Nicolai Ghiaurov, orchestra
and chorus of the Lyric Opera of Chicago, Bruno Bartoletti conductor.
Videocassette release of the 1985 production.

AM VTV 782.1 FAL
Opera in 3 acts.
Sung in Italian, English subtitles.

AM VTV 782.1 FAN
La Fanciulla Del West [The Girl Of The Golden West]
Minnie, owner of a saloon in a mining camp in California, falls in love with
Dick Johnson who is in reality the bandit Ramerrez. Sheriff Jack Rance is also
in love with Minnie and they play poker to determine the bandit's fate. Minnie
cheats and wins his freedom but he is caught. About to be hanged,
Johnson/Ramerrez is saved when Minnie pleads for his life.

AM VTV 782.1 FLE
Die Fledermaus
Sung in German with English subtitles
A performance of Die Fledermaus, the best-known and most-loved operetta by
Johann Strauss.

AM VTV 782.1 HAN
Hansel & Gretel
A presentation of the opera Hansel and Gretel, which features a "broadly comic
witch," and "evokes a magic world of woodland sprites and candy dreams."

AM VTV 782.1 HMS
H.M.S. Pinafore

AM VTV 782.1 IDO
Returning home from the Trojan Wars during a storm, Idomeneo, the king of
Crete, vows to sacrifice to Neptune in return for his own safety the first living
creature he meets ashore. This turns out to be his own son Idamante and
Idomeneo attempts to escape from fulfilling his vow. Performed by Ileana
Cotrubas, Frederica von Stade, Hildegard Behrens, Luciano Pavarotti;
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus; James Levine, conductor.
In Italian with English subtitles.

AM VTV 782.1 IOL

AM VTV 782.1 KHO
Khovanshchina: Opera In Five Acts
Sung in Russian, English subtitles.
Live recording of the production of Khovanschina set at the time when Peter the
Great assumed power in Russia.

AM VTV 782.1 LOH
Sung in German with English subtitles.
The power and radiance of the Lohengrin score express Wagner's deeply held
belief that love is essentially mystical. The frail and lovely Elsa of Brabant is
accused of murdering her brother, but God sends a mysterious knight,
Lohengrin, to defend her honor.

AM VTV 782.1 LUC
Lucia Di Lammermoor
Joan Sutherland (Lucia); Alfredo Kraus (Edgardo); Pablo Elvira (Enrico); Paul
Plishka (Raimondo); Metropolitan Opera Ballet; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
and Chorus, Richard Bonynge, conductor; staged by Bruce Donnell; set and
costume designer Attilio Colonnello. Performed Nov. 13, 1982 at the
Metropolitan Opera. Encrico tries to force his sister to wed Arturo in order to
save a family fortune.

AM VTV 782.1 MAC
Three witches hail Macbeth as thane of Glamis, thane of Cawdor and future
king of Scotland, and tell Banquo that his sons will sit on the throne. Lady
Macbeth urges her husband to murder King Duncan and Banquo and his sons.
Macbeth kills Duncan and Banquo and is made king. Macduff and Banquo's
son Malcolm raise an army against him, Lady Macbeth kills herself, Macduff
slays Macbeth, and Malcolm becomes king.
In Italian with English subtitles.

AM VTV 782.1 MAD
Madama Butterfly
Mirella Freni; Placido Domingo, Christa Ludwig, Robert Kerns. Directed by
Jean-Pierre Ponnelle; Wiener Philharmoniker; Herbert von Karajan, conductor.

AM VTV 792.8 MAN
Performance of Massenet's ballet by the Royal Ballet, accompanied by the
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House. The theme is that of a young woman who does
not realize that true love is more valuable than riches until it is too late.

AM VTV 782.1 MAN
Manon Lescaut
Sung in Italian, with English subtitles.
Puccini's opera about a pair of doomed lovers. Previews of other opera
highlights precede feature.

AM VTV 782.1 MAR
The Marriage Of Figaro
Sung in Italian, English subtitles.
Knut Skram, Ileana Cotrubas, Marius Rintzler, Nucci Condo, Frederica Von
Stade, Benjamin Luxon, Kiri Te Kanawa, John Fryatt. London Philharmonic
Orchestra and Glyndebourne Chorus conducted by John Pritchard.

AM VTV 782.1 MEF
The scholar Faust makes a pact with the devil Mefistofele by which Faust will
serve him in the next life if Mefistofele will serve him in this one.
Opera sung in Italian with English subtitles.

AM VTV 782.1 MIK
The Mikado

AM VTV 782.1 MIK
The Mikado
A spoof of Victorian English society. Presents the story of a lowly tailor's
transformation from prisoner in a country jail to the rank of Lord Executioner.

AM VTV 782.1 NOR
Norma, a Druid priestess, has broken her vow of chastity with an enemy of her
people, the Roman Proconsul, who has now turned to another lover. Norma
must choose between taking vengeance against her lover or atoning for her sins.

AM VTV 782.1 NOZ
Le Nozze Di Figaro (The Marriage Of Figaro)
Sung in Italian with English subtitles;
Filmed at the Theatre du Chatelet, Paris, directed by John Eliot Gardiner.
Performed by Rodney Gilfry, Hellevi Martinpelto, Bryn Terefel, Alison Hagley,
Pamela Helen Stephen, Susan McCullouch, Carlos Feller, Monteverdi Choir,
English Baroque Soloists.

AM VTV 792.8 NUT
The Nutcracker
Ballet in two acts;Lesley Collier (Sugar Plum Fairy); Anthony Dowell (Prince);
Julie Rose (Clara); Guy Niblett (Nutcracker); Royal Ballet; Orchestra of the
Royal Opera House; Gennady Rozhdestvensky, conductor; Recorded Jan. 30,
1985 at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

AM VTV 782.1 OTE
Placido Domingo, Kiri Te Kanawa, Sergei Leiferkus, Royal Opera Chorus,
orchestra of the Royal opera House, Georg Solti, conductor.

AM VTV 782.1 OTE
Otello: From The Royal Opera House
Sung in Italian with English subtitles.

AM VTV 782.1 PAG
Pagliacci: A Film
A traveling troupe of entertainers, Canio, his wife Nedda, Peppe and Tonio,
arrive in the village for an evening perfomance. Nedda and her lover, Silvio a
young lad from the village, plan to leave together that night. Tonio overhears
the plot and tells Canio.

AM VTV 782.1 PAR
2 videocassetts.
Director Hans-Jurgen Syberberg takes the viewer on an exhilarating journey
through the philosophical lattice work which makes Parsifal unique in the
world of opera.

AM VTV 782.1 PAT

AM VTV 782.1 PET
Peter Grimes
Set in a small village in England, the story relates fisherman Peter Grimes'
inability to become a part of the community. Because his apprentice has been
drowned at sea, he has incurred the wrath and distrust of the townspeople.

AM VTV 782.1 PIR
The Pirates Of Penzance

AM VTV 783.29 REQ
Requiem (Andrew Lloyd Webber)
Produced by the Really Useful Company, Ltd. in association with the BBC.
Placido Domingo and Sarah Brightman star in this live production of the
Requiem, with the choirs of Winchester Cathedral and St. Thomas, and the
orchestra of St. Luke's conducted by Lorin Maaze.

AM VTV 782.1 RIG
Opera in 3 acts; sung in Italian.
Cast: Ingvar Wexell, Edita Gruberova, Luciano Pavarotti, Victoria Vergara,
Ferrucio Furlanetto.

AM VTV 782.1 RIN
Ring Des Nibelungen. Gotterdammerung/Richard Wagner
Sung in German, with English subtitles.
Gwyneth Jones; Manfred Jung; Fritz Hubner; Jeannine Altmeyer; Hermann
Becht; Franz Mazura; Gwendolyn Killebrew; Chor der Bayreuther Festspiele;
Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele; Pierre Boulez, conductor. Recorded at the
Bayreuth Festspielhaus, Bayreuth, West Germany in 1980.

AM VTV 782.1 RIN
Ring Des Nibelungen. Rheingold/Richard Wagner
Sung in German, subtitles in English.
Donald McIntyre ; Heinz Zednik ; Hermann Becht ; Hanna Schwarz ; Orchester
der Bayreuther Festspiele ; Pierre Boulez, conductor. Recorded at the Bayreuth
Festspielhaus, Bayreuth, West Germany in 1980.

AM VTV 782.1 RIN
Ring Des Nibelungen. Siegfried/Richard Wagner
Sung in German, with English subtitles.
Manfred Jung ; Heinz Zednik; Donald McIntyre; Gwyneth Jones; Orchester der
Bayreuther Festspiele, Pierre Boulez, conductor. Recorded at the Bayreuth
Festspielhaus, Bayreuth, West Germany in 1980.

AM VTV 782.1 RIN
Ring Des Nibelungen. Walkure/Richard Wagner
Sung in German, with English subtitles.
Peter Hofmann; Matti Salminen; Donald McIntyre; Gwyneth Jones; Orchester
der Bayreuther Festspiele, Pierre Boulez, conductor. Recorded at the Bayreuth
Festspielhaus, Bayreuth, West Germany in 1980. Includes the documentary,
"The making of the Ring."

AM VTV 792.8 ROM
Romeo et Juliette
Sung in French subtitled in English.

AM VTV 782.1 RUS
Rusalka: Lyrical Fairy Tale In Three Acts
Taped at the London Coliseum.

AM VTV 782.1 SAL
Maria Ewing; Michael Devlin, Kenneth Riegel; Gillian Knight; Robin Leggate;
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House; Peter Hall, director;Edward Downes,

AM VTV 782.1 SAM
Samson And Delilah
Sung in French with English subtitles.
The classic story of seduction, betrayal of love and religion and the vengence of
man and God.

AM VTV 782.1 SAM
Samson Et Dalila
Sung in French.
Christa Ludwig, James King, Bernd Weikl, with supporting soloists; Chor des
Bayerischen Rundfunks; Munchner Rundfunkorchester; Giuseppe Patane,

AM VTV 782.1 SIM
Simon Boccanegra
Sung in Italian, with English subtitles.
"Simon Boccanegra, Doge of Genoa, is one of Verdi's most profound characters,
a complex man ruled by love of family and devotion to country. The compelling,
richly colored music of Simon Boccanegra vividly embodies the tangled
personal passions and political rivalries of Renaissance Italy." - - Container.

AM VTV 782.1 TAL
The Tales Of Hoffmann
The Tales of Hoffmann are three wondrous stories of romance, magic, and
mystery arising out of the poet Hoffmann's misadventures in love.

AM VTV 782.1 TOS
Videocassette release of the 1992 film adaptation of Puccini's opera.
Sung in Italian with English subtitles.

AM VTV 782.1 TRA
La Traviata
Alfredo, the son of a wealthy European merchant, is smitten with the Parisian
courtesan, Violetta. When Violetta abandons Alfredo to save his family's name,
he unknowingly confronts and humiliates her, leaving her dignity and health
destroyed. Upon her deathbed, Alfredo returns to his true love, now aware of her
glorious sacrifice

AM VTV 782.1 TRA
La Traviata
The story of a beautiful courtesan dying of consumption and her love for a poor
nobleman. Based on Verdi's opera, sung in Italian with English subtitles.
Teresa Stratas, Placido Domingo, Cornell MacNeil, Metropolitan Opera
Orchestra and Chorus, James Levine, conductor.

AM VTV 782.1 TRI
Tristan Und Isolde
Opera in 3 acts; sung in German.
Performed by Birgit Nilsson, Wolfgang Windgassen, Hans Hotter; orchestra
and chorus of The Osaka Festival; Pierre Boulez, conductor.

AM VTV 782.1 TRO
Il Trovatore
Leonora loves a knight who serenades her as a troubadour. The knight is in an
army fighting a civil war against the Count, who also loves Leonora. The
knight thinks he's the son of the gypsy woman who raised him and who's
mother was killed by the Count, but he's actually the Count's brother. When the
rivalry between the two men becomes violent, tragedy occurs.

AM VTV 782.1 TRO
Les Troyens
In Italian with English subtitles.
Recorded during the October 8, 1983 performance at the Met.
Performed by Tatiana Troyanos, Jessye Norman, Placido Domingo, Allan
Monk, Paul Plishka; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, James Levine conductor;
Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Ballet.

AM VTV 782.1 TUR
Set in Peking, the opera opens with the proclamation that Princess Turandot
will become the bride of the royal suitor who can successfully answer three
riddles. Unsuccessful suitors lose not only the hand of the princess, but their
heads as well. Calaf, a handsome prince who has been traveling the countryside
incognito, is so struck by Turandot's beauty that he tries to win her hand.

AM VTV 782.1 XER
Xerxes: Opera In Three Acts
Sung in English.
Handel's comic opera about Xerxes, King of Persia, who declares his love for the
army commander's daughter and sets off a series of romantic intrigues.

AM VTV 782.1 ZAU
Die Zauberflote
Opera sung in German with English subtitles.
Kathleen Battle, Luciana Serra, Francisco Araiza, Manfred Hamm, Kurt Moll,
Barbara Kilduff, Heina Zednik, Andreas Schmidt, Metropolitan Opera
Orchestra and Chorus; James Levine, conductor.


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