Ever since his first visit to the magical Hall of Mirrors at Versailles Palace, superstar classical pianist Lang Lang had dreamed of performing there. His dream came to fruition in the form of a special concert there in June 2015. Lang Lang selected the same repertoire that the city of light inspired him to play on his latest album, Lang Lang in Paris - Chopin s four momentous Scherzi and Tchaikovsky s rarer, masterful cycle, The Seasons making Lang Lang Live in Versailles a companion piece to the album. The live, ninety-minute concert was captured by multiple cameras in 4K, including strikingly intimate and seamless Steady-cam footage which provides the viewer with an unprecedented experience of this once-in-a-lifetime recital.
1. Opening 2. Scherzo No. 1 in B Minor, Op. 20 3. Scherzo No. 2 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 31 4. Scherzo No.3 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 39 5. Scherzo No. 4 in E Major, Op. 54 6. The Seasons, Op. 37a; I. January: At the Fireside 7. The Seasons, Op. 37a; II. February: Carnival 8. The Seasons, Op. 37a; III. March: Song of the Lark 9. The Seasons, Op. 37a; IV. April: Snowdrop 10. The Seasons, Op. 37a; V. May: Starlit Nights 11. The Seasons, Op. 37a; VI. June: Barcarolle 12. The Seasons, Op. 37a; VII. July: Song of the Reaper 13. The Seasons, Op. 37a; VIII. August: Harvest 14. The Seasons, Op. 37a; IX. September: The Hunt 15. The Seasons, Op. 37a; X. October: Autumn Song 16. The Seasons, Op. 37a; XI. November: Troika 17. The Seasons, Op. 37a; XII. December: Christmas 18. Applause
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Manufacturer: Sfm Entertainment
On December 18, 2010 Elie Wiesel sang live at the 92Y. This once in a lifetime (literally) event was recorded and this DVD is the product of that recording.
The reasoning behind the event was behind this performance is perhaps best described by producer John Heyman, who said: "I do not come from a religious background. Although I did have a bar mitzvah and we always fasted on Yom Kipper, we were not observant. We had left Germany to settle in London in 1933, and I remember many mornings when I left home for school with my mother crying because she had just heard of another relative lost in Hitler's slaughter of the Jews. 176 members of my family disappeared.
By time I met Nizza, my soon-to-be wife, I had become totally assimilated. She brought me back to my roots and made me realize how terribly important my Judaism was. She also introduced me to Marion and Elie Wiesel. I first heard Elie sing at my wedding, at which he officiated, and subsequently at many High Holidays over the years. As we shared Seders I was invariably moved; his songs and the way he sang them brought out my feelings of Jewishness. It struck me, then, that this was an experience I wanted to record for the benefit of our children and grandchildren. I asked Phil Ramone for advice and help, and we decided to make a permanent record of the songs from Elie's childhood, so that the entire world could share the joy that I feel every time I hear Elie sing."
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Manufacturer: Sony Classical
Brand: KAUFMANN/HARTEROS/FISCH/ORCH.& CHOR BAYER.STAATSOP
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