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Soundings; Music of Michael Colgrass, The

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Music of Michael Colgrass


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Series
Soundings
Program
Music of Michael Colgrass, 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 focusing on the experimental, Pulitzer Prize winning composer who utilizes theatrical elements in his work. Contains interview footage with the composer and narrated overview of his life and music. Includes performances of his music recorded for this program.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Music
Composers
Interviews
Documentaries and factual works
Genres
Performance in a Studio
Documentary
Topics
Music
Creators
Fred Barzyk (Producer)
Contributors
Colgrass, Michael ()
Stewart, Douglas ()
Hartenberger, Russell ()
Golani-Erdesz, Rivka, 1946- ()
Robbin, Catherine ()
Geringas, Marina ()
Verdery, Benjamin ()
Englemann, J. Robertson ()
Citation
Chicago: “Soundings; Music of Michael Colgrass, The,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BB001F70AFEF4C2D93110146FE306E29.
MLA: “Soundings; Music of Michael Colgrass, The.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BB001F70AFEF4C2D93110146FE306E29>.
APA: Soundings; Music of Michael Colgrass, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BB001F70AFEF4C2D93110146FE306E29
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