An amazing series of lectures by Leonard Bernstein, filmed in 1973 when he held the title of Charles Eliot Norton Professor of Poetry at Harvard. Includes performance footage with the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the Vienna Philharmonic in its 13-plus hours on six tapes. Topics include "Musical Phonology," "Musical Syntax," "Musical Semantics," "The Delights And Dangers of Ambiguity," "The Twentieth Century Crisis" and "The Poetry Of Earth."
Description by Kultur Films:
This amazing 6 volume DVD explores all types of music, including: folk music, pop songs, symphonies, tonal and atonal works; all taught by legendary master composer and conductor, Leonard Bernstein.
Classical Music |
Music Instruction |