Polish music history: [compilation of television programs]Additional title: Polish music history (Television program)
NamesJedynak, Małgorzata (Producer)Telewizja Polska (Producer)Telewizja Polska (Broadcaster)
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2001
Table of ContentsGod's Mother = The Mother of God = Bogurodzica (13th century) -- Gaude mater Polonia -- Breve regnum = Song of students in Cracow (15th century) -- Ballada (15th century) / Mikołaj of Radom -- Tabulature (16th century) / Jan of Lublin -- Hayducki (16th century) / Mikołai of Cracow -- Alleuia (16th century) / Wacław of Szamotuł -- Psalm no. 29 (1580) / Mikołaj Gomółka -- Motet Benedicto (17th century) / Marcin Mielczewski -- Tamburetta (17th century) / Adam Jarzębski -- Missa Brevis (17th century) / Bartłomiej Pękiel -- Magnificat (17th century) / Marcin Żebrowski -- Symphony (18th century) / Jan Wański -- Veni creator / Jósef Elsner -- Rondo à la Polacca, [Op. 42, for flute and orchestra (ca. 1864)] / Ignacy Feliks Dobrzyński -- Fragment of TV program about Frederick Chopin, and The International Chopin Piano Competition. Includes narration and excerpts from the composer's musical works -- Fragment of TV program about Stanisław Moniuszko. Includes narration and excerpts from the composer's vocal and musical works, such as Fairy tale (1848) ; operas Halka (1857), Haunted manor (1862) ; Missa Es-dur (1865) -- Fragment from the biographical film about Henryk Wieniawski, and The International Henryk Wieniawski Violin Competition ; Grand Polonaise concertante = [Polonaise brillante, no. 2, op. 21] (1870) ; Legend (1860) ; Variations on it's own theme (1854) ; 1st violin concerto fis-minor / Henri Wieniawski -- Fragment of TV program about Ignacy Jan Paderewski. Includes narration, excerpts from the composer's and musical works (such as Polish fantasy (1883)), and the documentary film Paderewski playing his Menuet -- Myths (1915) ; Opera King Roger (1924) ; Symfonia op. 27, Pieśń o nocy = Symphony no. 3, Song of the night (1916) ; music for ballet Harnasie (1931) / Karol Szymanowski -- Concerto for string orchestra (1948) ; Music for strings, trumpets and percussion (1958) / Grażyna Bacewicz -- 10th symphony (1988) / Andrzej Panufnik -- Excerpt from the documentary film about Witold Lutosławski Owoc natchnienia = Fruit of inspiration ; 2nd symphony (1966) ; Concerto for orchestra (1954) ; 4th symphony (1992) / Witold Lutosławski -- Krzesany (1974) ; Missa pro pace (2001) / Wojciech Kilar -- TV opera Oscar of Alva ; Ajikan (1989) ; Holocaust Memorial cantata (1991-1992), includes excerpt from television interview with Yehudi Menuhin / Marta Ptaszyńska -- Concerto for harpsichord (1980) ; Totus Tuus (1987) ; 3rd symphony (1973) / Henryk Mikołaj Górecki -- Passion according to St. Luke (1965) ; Credo (1998) ; Seven gates of Jerusalem (1996) / Krzysztof Penderecki.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LVH 2753
TopicsMusic -- Poland -- HistoryComposers -- PolandComposers -- Europe
GenresTelevision programsDocumentary television programs
NotesStatement of responsibility: produced by head of Music Department Małgorzata Jedynak-Pietkiewicz ; Telewizja Polska S.A.Content: Soundtrack out of sync with picture.Venue: Videotaped 2001 Telewizja Polska S.A., Cracow, PolandLanguage: English narration; sung in Polish and Latin; some interviews in Polish with English subtitles.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (59 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionCompilation of Polish Television musical programs. Includes brief biographical information about Polish composers throughout narration, running titles, excerpts from documentary films, and fragments from their recorded musical and vocal works. The program covers the period from 13th century up to late 1990's.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 907685319NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20608698Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0973c450-4a9e-0133-6efa-60f81dd2b63c
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