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Soundings; Music of Joan Tower, The

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Music of Joan Tower


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Series
Soundings
Program
Music of Joan Tower, The
Series Description

Four performance documentaries featuring award-winning composers. Each program features the composer working with musicians in rehearsal and in studio performances of several works, so that the viewer watches the process as the creative team moves toward a product. Series release date: 1986

Program Description

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

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Interviews
Documentaries and factual works
Composers
Music
Genres
Documentary
Performance in a Studio
Topics
Music
Creators
Fred Barzyk (Producer)
Contributors
Spencer, Patricia ()
Flax, Laura ()
Lester, Joel ()
Emelianoff, André ()
Tower, Joan, 1938- ()
Citation
Chicago: “Soundings; Music of Joan Tower, The,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4BB743A1843C4F349A2AB7533EA98235.
MLA: “Soundings; Music of Joan Tower, The.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4BB743A1843C4F349A2AB7533EA98235>.
APA: Soundings; Music of Joan Tower, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4BB743A1843C4F349A2AB7533EA98235
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