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George Rochberg and His Music

Copyright Date:
1985

Copyright Holder:
WGBH Educational Foundation

Artist:
Rochberg, George

Extent:
3 videoreels of 3 (180 min.) : sd., col. ; 1 in.
1 videocassette of 1 (28:45) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in.
1 videocassette of 1 (28:45) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in.
3 videoreels of 3 (Betacam SP) (180 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videocassette of 1 (Betacam SP) (28:45) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videocassette of 1 (Betacam SP) (28:45) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
3 videoreels of 3 (VHS) (180 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) (28:45) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) (28:45) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

Scope:
Includes three 1" videoreels of unspecified content with Betacam SP and VHS dubs. Two 3/4" copies of the completed work appear to have been copied to create Betacam SP preservation masters and VHS screening copies.

Documentary containing interview footage with the composer and narrated overview of his life and music. Includes performances of his music recorded for this program.

Rochberg compositions are performed for the piece. They include:
"Between Two Worlds," with Sue Ann Kahn on flute and Andrew Willis on piano
"Rehearsal," with Joseph Robinson on Oboe



Directors:
Barzyk, Fred (Studio Director)
Nesson, Bob (Location Director)

Producer:
Olenick, Bernice "Bunny"

Coproducers:
WHYY-Philadelphia
WGBH-Boston

Editor:
Gaydos, Ann

Funders:
National Endowment for the Arts
Meet the Composer (Incorporated)

Performers:
Concord String Quartet
Kahn, Sue Ann
Willis, Andrew
Robinson, Joseph

Subjects:
Composers
Music


Genres:
Interviews
Music
Documentaries and factual works





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