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AZ0104 Lou Harrison on gay composers / produced by the Fruit Punch Collective.

Harrison discusses the music and influence of gay composers.

KPFA, 1977?
BB3395 The Nutcracker / narrated by Baird Searles.

Exploration of Tchaikovsky's ballet.

WBAI, 25 Dec. 1966.
BB5115 An Elizabethan entertainment.

Exerpts from the plays and music of Elizabethan England.

KPFK, 2 Apr. 1964.
BC0525.12 The Real story of the Star Spangled Banner / produced by Carlos Hagen.

Historical documentary on the development of the U.S. National Anthem. Inlcudes statements by...

KPFK, 11 July 1971.
BC0525.28 Answer-back or follow-up songs / proudced by Carlos Hagen.

Examination of the development of songs from early Anglo-Saxon originsto their present forms in...

KPFK, 1972.
BC0525.33 Excerpts from classical music / produced by Carlos Hagen.

Analysis of musical themes and melodies which have made their way into popular culture.

KPFK, 21 May 1973.
BC0525.39 Parody in music / produced by Carlos Hagen.

Humorous look at music. Includes selections about the Beatles, Spike Jones, and early 20th...

KPFK, 1972.
BC0525.49 Rediscovering classical music / produced by Carlos Hagen.

Examination of the use of classical themes in rock music.

KPFK, 7 Jan. 1973.
BC0525.52 Anthems stir the spirit of : indifference / produced by Carlos Hagen.

Examination of the origins, history, and uses of various NationalAnthems.

KPFK, 25 Feb. 1973.
BC2589 Nicolas Slonimsky at 76 / interviewed by Robert Commanday and Charles Amirkhanian.

Conductor and musicologist discusses the work of Igor Stravinsky and Charles Ives. Includes...

KPFA, 27 Aug. 1973.
BC2897.01 The Gregorian chant and its antecedents / produced by Alan Rich.

Historical documentary on the development of the gregorian chant.

KPFA, 3 Sept. 1957.
BC2897.02 Medieval polyphony / produced by Alan Rich.

Examination of the devlopment of multiple notes during the Middle Ages.

KPFA, 3 June 1970.
BC2897.03 Medieval polyphone : sacred and secular / produced by Alan Rich.

Examination of the devlopment of the balled and the madrigal during the renaissance.

KPFA, 12 June 1970.
BC2897.04 Early renaissance / produced by Alan Rich.

Historical documentary on the transformation of music during the renaissance.

KPFA, 15 June 1970.
BC2897.05 Secular art of the renassance / produced by Alan Rich.

Examination of how the Catholic Church turned composers away from sacred and toward and secular...

KPFA, 17 June 1970.
BC2897.06 Sacred music of the 16th century / produced by Alan Rich.

Historical documentary about developments in sacred music in Europe during the 1700s.

KPFA, 19 June 1970.
BC2897.07 Developments in European music / produced by Alan Rich.

Historical documentary on European music history.

KPFA, 22 June 1970.
BC2897.08 Baroque instrumental music / produced by Alan Rich.

Exploration of early baroque music; the development of the key change as well as the canzona,...

KPFA, 24 June 1970.
BC2897.09 Late baroque through Bach / produced by Alan Rich.

On the spread of med-Baroque instrumental and operatic forms during the early 18th century.

KPFA, 26 June 1970.
BC2897.10 Late Baroque opera and music by Handel : up to 1750 / produced by Alan Rich.

Exploration of baroque musical development in the mid-18th century.

KPFA, 29 June 1970.
BC2897.11 European musical development / produced by Alan Rich.

Historical exploration of European musical development.

KPFA, 1 July 1970.
BC2897.12 Development of European music / produced by Alan Rich.

Historical exploration of European musical development.

KPFA, 3 July 1970.
BC2897.13 Hydon, Mozart and Beethoven / produced by Alan Rich.

Exploration of Beethoven's emotional development from the structured music of Haydn and...

KPFA, 6 July 1970.
BC2897.14 Classicism and romanticism / produced by Alan Rich.

Exploration of the development of Beethoven's romanticism within the context of a classical...

KPFA, 8 July 1970.
BC2897.15 The Short piece / produced by Alan Rich.

Exploration of the social and musical forces which emerged from 19th century Germany to...

KPFA, 10 July 1970.
BC2897.16 The Development of large romantic forms / produced by Alan Rich.

Exploration of the romantic musical tradition in Europe.

KPFA, 13 July 1970.
BC2897.17 Late romanticism / produced by Alan Rich.

Examination of the final expression of European musical romanticism.

KPFA, 15 July 1970.
BC2897.18 Wagner's late period and its impact on the 20th century / produced by Alan Rich.

Exploration of the impact of Wagner's music upon modern musical development.

KPFA, 17 July 1970.
BC2897.19 Modern European musical development / produced by Alan Rich.

Exploration of modern developments in European music.

KPFA, 20 July 1970.
BC2897.20 Europesn music of the 20th century / produced by Alan Rich.

Exploration of modern European music history.

KPFA, 22 July 1970.
BC2897.21 European music history : the final program / produced by Alan Rich.

Exploration of recent trends in European music.

KPFA, 24 July 1970.
BC2902.01 Early years : Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven / produced by Alan Rich.

Historical exploration of the growth of the European romantic tradition from early baroque style...

KPFA, 29 Apr. 1960.
BC2902.02 The Romantic ballads : Lower through Mahler / produced by Alan Rich.

Historical exploration of the romantic ballad as a musical form.

KPFA, 13 May 1960.
BC2902.03 The Young Schubert / produced by Alan Rich.

Historical biography of the musical innovation of Schubert.

KPFA, 27 May 1960.
BC2902.04 Schubert's last years / produced by Alan Rich.

Historical biography of the final impact of Schubert's compositions upon musical...

KPFA, 10 June 1960.
BC2902.05 Last thoughts on Schubert / produced by Alan Rich.

Historical documentary on the impact of Schubert's writing on the development of modern...

KPFA, 24 June 1960.
BC2902.06 Robert Schumann / produced by Alan Rich.

Examination of Schumann's impact on the development of modern music.

KPFA, 8 July 1960.
BC2902.07 Miscellany of mid-19th century compositions / produced by Alan Rich.

Examination of the works of Franz, Cornelius, Liszt, Mendelssohn, Berlioz and Wagner.

KPFA, 5 Aug. 1960.
BC2902.08 Johannes Brahms / produced by Alan Rich.

Examination of the impact of Brahms on 19th century European music.

KPFA, 19 July 1960.
BC2902.09 Late romantic song in France, Russia, Bohemia and Scandanavia / produced by Alan Rich.

Examination of the spread of romanticism from Germany to other European countries.

KPFA, 2 Aug. 1960.
BC2902.10 Hugo Wolf : 1 / produced by Alan Rich.

Examination of the impact of Woof's compositions on the development of European music.

KPFA, 16 Sept. 1960.
BC2902.11 Hugo Wolf : 2 / produced by Alan Rich.

Examination of Wolf's influence on the development of European music.

KPFA, 30 Sept. 1960.
BC2902.12 The Late romantic song in Germany and Austria / produced by Alan Rich.

Examination of the work of Richard Strauss, Schoeck, Pfitzner, Berg, Bebern and Mahler.

KPFA, 14 Oct. 1960.
BC2903.01-.13 Carl Philipp Emmanuel Bach : a biography / produced by Peter Winkler.

Historical biography of the life and work of C.P.E. Bach. Includes musical examples of his work...

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r.1. The originality of his style (67 min.) -- r.2. His keyboard compsotions and four 1740s...

KPFA, 18 June-3 Sept. 1970.
KZ0251 From slaves' blues to acid rock / produced by Carlos Hagen.

Documentary tracing the development of rock music. Based on a paper by Sue Critchfield and Bill...

KPFK, Oct. 24, 1977.
SZ0423.01 Going south : the life and times of Frederic Ramsey Jr. / produced by Elisabeth Perez-Luna ; narrated by Anthony Wilson.

Examination of Black music in the South, from interviews, songs, instrumental music and...

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Going south, Alabama in 1954.

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SZ0423.02 Jazzmen : the life and times of Frederic Ramsey Jr. / produced by Elisabeth Perez-Luna ; narrated by Anthony Wilson.

Examination of Black music in the South, from interviews, songs, instrumental music and...

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Jazzmen : New York of the late 30's and early 40's.

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SZ0423.03 Been here : the life and times of Frederic Ramsey Jr. / produced by Elisabeth Perez-Luna ; narrated by Anthony Wilson.

Examination of Black music in the South, from interviews, songs, instrumental music and...

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Been here : Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana up to 1954.

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SZ0423.04 Just a little faith and grace : the life and times of Frederic Ramsey Jr. / produced by Elisabeth Perez-Luna ; narrated by Anthony Wilson.

Examination of Black music in the South, from interviews, songs, instrumental music and...

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Just a little faith and grace : religious roots of Southern Black music.

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SZ0423.05 New Orleans and other remembrances : the life and times of Frederic Ramsey Jr. / produced by Elisabeth Perez-Luna ; narrated by Anthony Wilson.

Examination of Black music in the South, from interviews, songs, instrumental music and...

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New Orleans and other remembrances : a look at music from established artists to street...

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SZ0428 Remembering Trane / narrated by Quincy Troups ; produced by Steve Rowland and Elisabeth Perez-Luna.

A biographical sketch of one of the 20th century's most influential musicians, John...

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