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    Elizabethan Poetry and Music James Wintle discusses Elizabethan poetry and music in the collections of the Library's Music Division. This pre-concert lecture was presented in conjunction with a concert featuring mezzo-soprano Anne Sofie von Otter, lutenist Thomas Dunford, and keyboardist Jonathan Cohen.
    • Contributor: Wintle, James
    • Date: 2015-11-17
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    Christine Brewer discusses American song videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 35 min., 23 sec. | Recorded at the Library of Congress July 2-3, 2012. (General). Music specialist James Wintle from the Library of Congress interviews soprano Christine Brewer about American song. (Content). 16:9 Videorecording (Form).
    • Contributor: Brewer, Christine - Wintle, James
    • Date: 2012
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    Early Music at the Library: 85 Years of Performance Practice History videorecording | videorecording ; 3511 min | A panel discussion on early music performance at the Library of Congress. (Content). Recorded October 14, 2010 (Date). Videorecording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Bicket, Harry - Middleton, Norman - Wintle, James - McLean, Anne E.
    • Date: 2010
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    Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time French composer Olivier Messiaen wrote his seminal chamber work Quatuor pour la fin du temps (Quartet for the End of Time) while he was a prisoner of the German army during World War II. The first performance, given for an audience of about four hundred of his fellow prisoners of war and their prison guards in Stalag VIII-A, resonates as poignant example of the ...
    • Contributor: Wintle, James
    • Date: 2011-03-11
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    Genre Division & Canonical Unity in the World of Heavy Metal Music In this curator lecture, James Wintle unravels the complex web of stylistic threads that have permeated heavy metal music since the raucous tri-tone progression of the song "Black Sabbath" signaled its birth in 1970. Wintle also discusses how to access heavy metal music and scholarship in the Library's collections.
    • Contributor: Wintle, James
    • Date: 2016-11-01
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    Wagner's "Gleaming Sword": The Helen Traubel Collection James Wintle shares annotated scores, never-before-shared photographs, and other items from the archives of Helen Traubel, American opera and concert singer best known for her Wagnerian roles, especially those of Brünnhilde and Isolde. Presented during the 2016 Washington National Opera production of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen.
    • Contributor: Wintle, James
    • Date: 2016-05-03
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    Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time videorecording | videorecording ; 54 min | French composer Olivier Messiaen wrote his seminal chamber work Quatuor pour la fin du temps (Quartet for the End of Time) while he was a prisoner of the German army during World War II. The first performance, given for an audience of about four hundred of his fellow prisoners of war and their prison guards in Stalag ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Wintle, James
    • Date: 2011