Philippe Herreweghe and the word became song /

Flemish conductor Philippe Herreweghe is credited with restoring the freshness and purity of Baroque choral music. His ensembles, which embrace a wide variety of musical periods, have included Collegium Vocale Ghent, La Chapelle Royale, the Orchestre des Champs Elysees, the Jeune Orchestre Atlantiqu... Full description

Corporate Author: 10 Francs (Firm)
Other Authors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group.
Language: English
French
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], c2000.
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Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.
Summary: Flemish conductor Philippe Herreweghe is credited with restoring the freshness and purity of Baroque choral music. His ensembles, which embrace a wide variety of musical periods, have included Collegium Vocale Ghent, La Chapelle Royale, the Orchestre des Champs Elysees, the Jeune Orchestre Atlantique, and RIAS Kammerchor, and his artistry is a model for choral music worldwide. But above all he is the man who, thanks to his incredible energy, kindles a sacred flame that warms audiences and performers alike. This program attempts to capture the many facets of the esteemed maestro through interviews, concert clips, and rehearsal footage. The music of J. S. Bach, Beethoven, Mozart, Schoenberg, and Pascal Dusapin is featured.
Item Description: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Aug. 30, 2006.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Physical Description: 1 streaming video file (57 min.) : sd., col., digital.
Format: Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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