The Resource Tales of two cities : the Leipzig-Damascus coffeehouse

Tales of two cities : the Leipzig-Damascus coffeehouse

Label
Tales of two cities : the Leipzig-Damascus coffeehouse
Title
Tales of two cities
Title remainder
the Leipzig-Damascus coffeehouse
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
It<U+2019>s 1740, and coffee houses are the places to listen to music and share stories, in both the famous trading centre of Leipzig and one of the oldest cities in the world, Damascus. Experience the visual splendour, music, and contemporary tales of these historic locations, with music by J.S. Bach, Handel, and Telemann
Cataloging source
CaBVa
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Conceived, programmed and scripted by Alison Mackay ; film produced and directed by Gordon Henderson ; stage production directed by Marshall Pynkoski
Date time place
DVD filmed Dec. 8-9, 2016, Aga Khan Museum, Toronto; CD recorded Sept. 30-Oct. 1, 2016, Grace Church on-the-Hill, Toronto
Language note
Narration in English and Arabic with Arabic subtitles
PerformerNote
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra ; Jeanne Lamon, director ; Trio Arabica (Maryem Tollar, voice, qanun ; Naghmeh Farahmand, percussion ; Demetri Petsalakis, oud) ; Alon Nashman & Maryem Tollar, narrators
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  • 1968-
  • 1950-
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  • Mackay, Alison
  • Lamon, Jeanne
  • Nashman, Alon
  • Tollar, Maryem
  • Henderson, Gordon
  • Pynkoski, Marshall
  • Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra
  • Trio Arabica
Runtime
98
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  • Music
  • Music
  • Orchestral music
  • Operas
  • Concertos
  • Songs, Arabic
Technique
live action
Label
Tales of two cities : the Leipzig-Damascus coffeehouse
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • DVD special features: restoration of the Dresden Damascus room; rehearsal and recording footage; multi-camera view of Bach Sinfonia after BWV 248
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • stereophonic
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Monteverdi
  • Ya malikan
  • Omar Al-Batsh
  • Chaconne from Cadmus et Hermione
  • Lully
  • Concerto for 4 violins in G major, TWV 40:201. Largo ; Vivace
  • Telemann
  • Sonata in G minor, op. 2, no. 5. Allegro
  • Handel
  • Concerto for viola in G major. Presto
  • CD:
  • Telemann
  • Tish nign
  • Yale Strom
  • Dulab bayat
  • traditional
  • Concerto grosso op. 6, no. 6. Musette
  • Handel
  • Darij bayat
  • traditional
  • Concerto for violin in E minor, op. 8, no. 5. Allegro
  • Ouverture in D Major, TWV 55:D18
  • Handel
  • Concerto for violin in E minor, op. 8, no. 9. Allegro
  • Torelli
  • Burlesque de Quixotte.
  • Le galope de Rosinante
  • Celui d'âne de Sanche
  • Son attaque des moulins à vent
  • Telemann
  • Musique de table, Book III. Conclusion
  • Telemann
  • Telemann
  • Sinfonia after "Ehre sei dir, Gott," BWV 248
  • J.S. Bach
  • Zikrayati
  • Mohammed Al-Qasabji
  • Afdihi in hadidhal hawa ow diya'a
  • Sheikh Abul Ela Mohamed ; lyrics by Ibn Alnabi
  • Adagio after Aria "Wo zwei und drei versammlet sind," BWV 42
  • J.S. Bach
  • Tala'a min beyt abouha
  • traditional
  • Badat min al khidri
  • Concerto TWV 52:31. Ritornello
  • Telemann
  • traditional
  • Yamul 'ulyoun issoud
  • traditional
  • Ritornello from Orfeo, Act II
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • video
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
s
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 1 DVD, 1 compact disc.
Other control number
880513103517
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
TMK 1035 DVDCD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
DVD, NTSC, all regions; surround sound 5.1
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tales of two cities : the Leipzig-Damascus coffeehouse
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • DVD special features: restoration of the Dresden Damascus room; rehearsal and recording footage; multi-camera view of Bach Sinfonia after BWV 248
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • stereophonic
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Monteverdi
  • Ya malikan
  • Omar Al-Batsh
  • Chaconne from Cadmus et Hermione
  • Lully
  • Concerto for 4 violins in G major, TWV 40:201. Largo ; Vivace
  • Telemann
  • Sonata in G minor, op. 2, no. 5. Allegro
  • Handel
  • Concerto for viola in G major. Presto
  • CD:
  • Telemann
  • Tish nign
  • Yale Strom
  • Dulab bayat
  • traditional
  • Concerto grosso op. 6, no. 6. Musette
  • Handel
  • Darij bayat
  • traditional
  • Concerto for violin in E minor, op. 8, no. 5. Allegro
  • Ouverture in D Major, TWV 55:D18
  • Handel
  • Concerto for violin in E minor, op. 8, no. 9. Allegro
  • Torelli
  • Burlesque de Quixotte.
  • Le galope de Rosinante
  • Celui d'âne de Sanche
  • Son attaque des moulins à vent
  • Telemann
  • Musique de table, Book III. Conclusion
  • Telemann
  • Telemann
  • Sinfonia after "Ehre sei dir, Gott," BWV 248
  • J.S. Bach
  • Zikrayati
  • Mohammed Al-Qasabji
  • Afdihi in hadidhal hawa ow diya'a
  • Sheikh Abul Ela Mohamed ; lyrics by Ibn Alnabi
  • Adagio after Aria "Wo zwei und drei versammlet sind," BWV 42
  • J.S. Bach
  • Tala'a min beyt abouha
  • traditional
  • Badat min al khidri
  • Concerto TWV 52:31. Ritornello
  • Telemann
  • traditional
  • Yamul 'ulyoun issoud
  • traditional
  • Ritornello from Orfeo, Act II
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • video
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
s
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 1 DVD, 1 compact disc.
Other control number
880513103517
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
TMK 1035 DVDCD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
DVD, NTSC, all regions; surround sound 5.1
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD

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