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DVD: Marc-André Hamelin – It's all about the music
Released: November 6, 2006
Catalog Num: DVDA68000

It's all about the music – the art of Marc-André Hamelin

Interviews: Ronald Stevenson, Robert Rimm and Andrew Keener, plus Marc-André Hamelin performing music by Albéniz, Alkan, Busoni, Dukas, Godowsky, Hamelin, Kapustin, Liszt, Medtner, Rzewski and Schubert 


Studies on Chopin's Études Leopold Godowsky (1870-1938)

No 45: E major: 1st version from Nouvelle étude No 2 in A flat major 

No 7: G flat major: 1st version from Étude in G flat major, Op 10 No 5 

No 8: C major: 2nd version from Étude in G flat major, Op 10 No 5 

No 13: E flat minor: Étude in E flat minor, Op 10 No 6 

No 18: F minor: 2nd version from Étude in F minor, Op 10 No 9 

No 44: F minor: Nouvelle étude No 1 in F minor 

No 1: C major: 1st version from Étude in C major, Op 10 No 1 

Isoldens Liebestod – Schlußszene aus Richard Wagners Tristan und Isolde S447 

Ernani de Verdi – [Deuxième] Paraphrase de Concert S432 

Anamorfosi [1'34] Salvatore Sciarrino (b1947)

Piano Sonata No 4 'Jazz Sonata' 

Extra Features

Interview: Robert Rimm (author of The Composer-Pianists – Hamelin and the Eight) 

Interview: Jay Reise (composer)

Interview: Harvey Wedeen (Professor of Piano, Temple University)

Piano Concerto in C major Op 39 Ferruccio Busoni (1866-1924) 

Part 7: All' Italiana: Tarantella: Vivace – In un tempo 

 

PART I It’s all about the music: the art of Marc-André Hamelin 

A documentary film, featuring Marc-André Hamelin, which looks at the music-making of virtuoso composer–pianists from both the present and ‘golden age’. Including interviews with Ronald Stevenson, Robert Rimm and Andrew Keener, plus Marc-André Hamelin performing music by Albéniz, Alkan, Busoni, Dukas, Godowsky, Hamelin, Kapustin, Liszt, Medtner, Rzewski and Schubert. PART II Recital: Hamelin in Charlevoix, Quebec [47'50]
Including interview with Marc-André Roberge (Professor of Musicology, Laval University) PART III Extra features [25'45]
Interviews with Jay Reise (composer), Harvey Wedeen (Professor of Piano, Temple University) and Robert Rimm (author of The Composer-Pianists: Hamelin and the Eight) Concert performance of Busoni’s Piano Concerto Op 39, fourth movement, ‘All’ Italiana' Running time: 121 mins approx.
Language: English
Subtitles: English, French, German, Japanese
Format: All regions
NTSC
DVD 5: Single Layer
Dolby® Digital 2.0
16:9 Anamorphic

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