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Title 'O thou transcendent' the life of Ralph Vaughan Williams / directed & edited by Tony Palmer ; Isolde Films

Imprint [UK?] : Isolde Films ; [Tyne & Wear, UK] : [distributed by] Voiceprint Records , 2007


Location Call No. Status
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult DVD, Nonfiction  DVD B-VAUGHAN-OTH    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (148 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary The story of Vaughan William's life, from a sheltered childhood to the Ambulance Corps of the First World War. Palmer seeks "to explode for ever the image of a cuddly old Uncle, endlessly recycling English folk songs, and to awaken the audience to a central figure in our musical heritage..., who deserves his place among the greatest of British composers, the equal of Benjamin Britten and Elgar." --accompanying notes
System Details DVD, 16:9 widescreen; NTSC; all regions; stereo
Subject Vaughan Williams, Ralph, 1872-1958.
Music -- England.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Added Author Palmer, Tony, 1941-
Isolde Films Ltd.
Voiceprint Records.
Note Cover title Tony Palmer's film of 'O thou transcendent': the life of Ralph Vaughan Williams
Added Title Life of Ralph Vaughan Williams
Standard No. 604388698127
Music No. TPDVD106 Voiceprint Records
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