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The Resource Exploring the world of music, a co-production of Pacific Street Films and Educational Film Center

Exploring the world of music, a co-production of Pacific Street Films and Educational Film Center

Label
Exploring the world of music
Title
Exploring the world of music
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of Pacific Street Films and Educational Film Center
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An introduction to music with a global perspective, this program shows how elements such as melody, rhythm, and texture can create an infinite variety of sounds and serve as expressions of culture. Includes rare archival footage and contemporary performances
Related
Cataloging source
SZR
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
360
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Exploring the world of music, a co-production of Pacific Street Films and Educational Film Center
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives
  • Project director, Stephen Rabin ; producers, Steven Fischler, Joel Sucher ; producer, director, Martin D. Toub ; narrator, Fritz Weaver
  • Each program duration, ca. 30 min
  • Originally produced for public television broadcast in 1998
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Sound, music and the environment -- 2. The transformative power of music -- 3. Music and memory -- 4. Transmission: learning music -- 5. Rhythm -- 6. Melody -- 7. Timbre: the color of music -- 8. Texture -- 9. Harmony -- 10. Form: the shape of music -- 11. Composers and improvisors -- 12. Music and technology
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (360 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col., with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm71354521
  • (OCoLC)ocn373799919
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Exploring the world of music, a co-production of Pacific Street Films and Educational Film Center
Publication
Note
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives
  • Project director, Stephen Rabin ; producers, Steven Fischler, Joel Sucher ; producer, director, Martin D. Toub ; narrator, Fritz Weaver
  • Each program duration, ca. 30 min
  • Originally produced for public television broadcast in 1998
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Sound, music and the environment -- 2. The transformative power of music -- 3. Music and memory -- 4. Transmission: learning music -- 5. Rhythm -- 6. Melody -- 7. Timbre: the color of music -- 8. Texture -- 9. Harmony -- 10. Form: the shape of music -- 11. Composers and improvisors -- 12. Music and technology
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (360 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col., with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm71354521
  • (OCoLC)ocn373799919
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD

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