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The Resource A labyrinth of time, a film by Frank Scheffer ; produced by Allegri Films ; co-produced by NPS

A labyrinth of time, a film by Frank Scheffer ; produced by Allegri Films ; co-produced by NPS

Label
A labyrinth of time
Title
A labyrinth of time
Statement of responsibility
a film by Frank Scheffer ; produced by Allegri Films ; co-produced by NPS
Title variation
  • Elliott Carter : a labyrinth of time
  • Allegri Film and NPS present A labyrinth of time
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • fre
  • ger
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Shows Carter's musical development using New York City as a metaphor for our democratic society. Daniel Barenboim, Charles Rosen and Pierre Boulez give their views on Carter's music
Related
Cataloging source
NGU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Scenario by Frank Scheffer and Michäel Zeeman ; camera by Melle van Essen ; edited by Riekje Ziengs ; sound mix by Harold Talving ; produced and directed by Frank Scheffer
Language note
In English, with options for Dutch, French, German, Spanish
PerformerNote
Elliott Carter, Helen Jones-Carter ; Charles Rosen and others ; Rotterdam Conservatory Chamber Choir, conducted by Huub Kerstens ; Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Matthias Bambert, conductor, Ursula Oppens, piano ; Ensemble Intercontemporain, Pierre Boulez, conductor, Alain Damiens, clarinet ; Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin, Daniel Barenboim, conductor, libretto by Paul Griffiths ; Ensemble Sospeso, Stefan Asbury, conductor; Lucy Shelton, soprano ; Nieuw Ensemble, Ed Spanjaard, conductor, Susan Narucki, soprano
Runtime
90
Series statement
Juxtapositions
Series volume
8
Technique
live action
Label
A labyrinth of time, a film by Frank Scheffer ; produced by Allegri Films ; co-produced by NPS
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD-9; soundtrack in Dolby digital 2.0; aspect ratio 4:3; all regions
  • Extras: Booklet with essay, discography, biographies in English and photos ; chapter access, video catalogue, DVD-ROM section with multilingual booklet files. Bonus: Ring, a short feature by Frank Scheffer
Accompanying material
1 booklet (11 pages : color illustrations ; 18 cm.).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction of Elliott and Helen Carter -- The changeable and varied human being -- The experience of time -- The past and the beginning of modernism -- The new composers -- The study with Nadia Boulanger in Paris -- The synthesis of Schoenberg and Stravinsky -- The development of rhythm -- The Eisenstein's film 'Battleship Potemkin" and the musician as an individual -- The piano concerto and the Berlin Wall -- The clarinet concerto and the composer Pierre Boulez -- The sculptor Helen Jones Carter -- The Brooklyn Bridge -- The present and the opera 'What next?' -- The future and 'A mirror on which to dwell'
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
899132000176
Other physical details
sd., b & w, col.
Publisher number
DVD9DS17
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm76875780
  • (OCoLC)ocn376682112
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A labyrinth of time, a film by Frank Scheffer ; produced by Allegri Films ; co-produced by NPS
Publication
Note
  • DVD-9; soundtrack in Dolby digital 2.0; aspect ratio 4:3; all regions
  • Extras: Booklet with essay, discography, biographies in English and photos ; chapter access, video catalogue, DVD-ROM section with multilingual booklet files. Bonus: Ring, a short feature by Frank Scheffer
Accompanying material
1 booklet (11 pages : color illustrations ; 18 cm.).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction of Elliott and Helen Carter -- The changeable and varied human being -- The experience of time -- The past and the beginning of modernism -- The new composers -- The study with Nadia Boulanger in Paris -- The synthesis of Schoenberg and Stravinsky -- The development of rhythm -- The Eisenstein's film 'Battleship Potemkin" and the musician as an individual -- The piano concerto and the Berlin Wall -- The clarinet concerto and the composer Pierre Boulez -- The sculptor Helen Jones Carter -- The Brooklyn Bridge -- The present and the opera 'What next?' -- The future and 'A mirror on which to dwell'
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
899132000176
Other physical details
sd., b & w, col.
Publisher number
DVD9DS17
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm76875780
  • (OCoLC)ocn376682112
Video recording format
DVD

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