Format Film, Video
Contributors Ax, Emanuel
Bronfman, Yefim
Fleisher, Leon
Graffman, Gary
Istomin, Eugene
Peter Rosen Productions, Inc
Rosen, Charles
Rosen, Peter
Dates 2005
Location New York
Title
Great conversations: the pianists
Contributor Names
Istomin, Eugene (host)
Bronfman, Yefim (interviewee)
Ax, Emanuel (interviewee)
Fleisher, Leon (interviewee)
Rosen, Charles (interviewee)
Graffman, Gary (interviewee)
Rosen, Peter (producer)
Created / Published
Peter Rosen Productions, Inc., New York, 2005, monographic.
Notes
-  Eugene Istomin and his fellow pianists Emanuel Ax, Yefim Bronfman, Leon Fleisher, Gary Graffman, and Charles Rosen offer insights into the world of the piano as they discuss performance technique and adventures in recording, make humorous observations about their colleagues, and tell inside jokes about great musical icons. The conversations were filmed in the elegant surroundings of the Members’ Room in the Library of Congress’ Thomas Jefferson Building. (Content)
-  Program is early edited version and contains the title "The green room," which was later changed to "Great conversations." (bibliographic history)
-  "Program one." (bibliographic history)
-  In opening credits: "From the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C." (bibliographic history)
-  Additional credits: For the Music Division of the Library of Congress: Jon Newsom, chief; Jan Lauridsen, Assist. Chief, Ruth Foss, Program specialist. (bibliographic history)
-  Library of Congress extended version. (bibliographic history)
-  Copyright Library of Congress. This program was made possible through the courtesy of Eugene Istomin. Artists' appearances are courtesy of themselves: Emanuel Ax, Yefim Bronfman, Leon Fleisher, Gary Graffman, and Charles Rosen. (Copyright Notice)
-  Copyright Library of Congress. This program was made possible through the courtesy of Eugene Istomin. Artists' appearances are courtesy of themselves: Emanuel Ax, Yefim Bronfman, Leon Fleisher, Gary Graffman, and Charles Rosen. (Copyright Notice)
Form
videorecording
Extent
1 digibeta videotape; duration: 60 min., 20 sec.
Repository
Music Division
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200031106/mets.xml
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[ Opening credits; and The early years ]
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[ Roots ]
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[ Performance ]
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[ Tradition ]
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[ Interpretation ]
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[ Tone ]
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[ Epilogue; and Closing credits ]
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