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Kennard, David

Overview
Works: 80 works in 308 publications in 1 language and 10,876 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Interviews  Documentary television programs  Drama  History  Nonfiction films  Nonfiction television programs  Juvenile works  Biographical films  Biographies 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Creator
Classifications: QC981.8.G56, 780.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about David Kennard
 
Most widely held works by David Kennard
Global warming : the signs and the science( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary profiles people who are living with the grave consequences of a changing climate, as well as the individuals, communities and scientists inventing new approaches to safeguard our children's future. Filmed across the U.S., Asia and South America, this program brings the reality of climate change to life and offers viewers a variety of ways to make a difference in their own communities
Keeping score : Stravinsky's Rite of spring( Visual )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music director Michael Tilson Thomas and the musicians of the San Francisco Symphony go from the salons of St. Petersburg to the villages where Stravinsky found inspiration in the earthy power of Russian folk music and dance. Thomas then retraces Stravinsky's journey to the cultural crossroads of pre-war Paris, where the composer collaborates with the great impresario Diaghilev and his star dancer Nijinsky to develop the shocking, erotic, and violent evocation of pagan Russia that became The Rite of Spring. Includes a live performance of Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring and music from The Firebird by the San Francisco Symphony, with Thomas conducting
Journey of the Universe: An Epic Story of Cosmic, Earth and Human Transformation( Visual )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey of the universe guides us through an elegant telling of the ways in which galaxies and stars, planets and living organisms emerged within the vast drama of the universe, from the origins of life to our present challenges. Today the survival of species and entire ecosystems depends upon the choices humans make
Mist : the tale of a sheepdog puppy by Derek Jacobi( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mist, a sheepdog on an English farm, learns the challenges of her job as she grows up
John Cleese's wine for the confused( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join John Cleese on an entertaining and informative look at the world of wine. Learn how to find wines that taste good to you, how to make sure you get the best value, and how to keep and serve wine at home
Keeping score : Beethoven's Eroica( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco Symphony's music director, Michael Tilson Thomas, retraces Beethoven's steps through Vienna's aristocratic ballrooms and Austria's rustic villages, exploring how Beethoven channeled his fears of deafness, his admiration for Napoleon, and his obsession to prove himself the greatest composer of his time and to write the Eroica. Includes a live performance of Beethoven's Eroica by the San Francisco Symphony conducted by Michael Tilson Thomas
Joseph Campbell : the hero's journey : a biographical portrait( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of how Campbell discovered his own bliss and followed it, becoming one of the most influential thinkers of our time."
The ascent of man : a personal view by Jacob Bronowski( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A massive survey of science from flint tools to the theory of relativity. It was made as a science counterpart to Sir Kenneth Clark's series Civilisation, with Jacob Bronowski presenting his own view of science and mankind
Mist( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mist discovers that the sheep she has to find are the stubborn and downright dangerous MacPhereson sisters, she understands why all of the other dogs have refused to even try. Mist uses every trick to move the moody sheep through countless obstacles and finally into the pen
Connections 1( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Burke presents science as a detective story, illustrating the connections between events of the past and inventions of the future. Burke tracks through twelve thousand years of history for the clues that lead to eight great life-changing inventions-- the atom bomb, telecommunications, the computer, the production line, jet aircraft, plastics, rocketry and television
The ascent of man : a personal view by J. Bronowski( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A massive survey of science from flint tools to the theory of relativity. It was made as a science counterpart to Sir Kenneth Clark's series Civilisation, with Jacob Bronowski presenting his own view of science and mankind
A year in Champagne( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With renowned wine importer Martine Saunier as a guide, get a rare glimpse behind the scenes into the real Champagne through six houses, from small independent makers to the illustrious big houses
The making of a performance : Tchaikovsky's 4th symphony( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a documentary hosted by the San Francisco Symphony's music director Michael Tilson Thomas, who discusses the drama, pathos, elation, and despair embodied in Tchaikovsky's 4th Symphony; the documentary features interviews with musicians as it takes the viewer behind the scenes to experience the preparation that goes into a performance of the piece. Also includes a live performance of the complete Tchaikovsky 4th by the San Francisco Symphony, with Thomas conducting
Shostakovich : Symphony no. 5( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This DVD investigates the arresting music that would either redeem Shostakovich or doom him. Did he dare hide a kernel of music criticism in what appears to be a paean to the motherland? Join Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony as they explore the hidden language of this masterwork. What Shostakovich has to say might depend on what you're brave enough to hear."
Keeping score : Hector Berlioz : Symphonie fantastique( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'I feel, therefore I am.' For Hector Berlioz, and for the Romantic movement he personified, those were words to live by. But with the unprecedented outpouring of emotion in his Symphonie fantastique he almost overpowered Paris. This orchestral sonic spectacular, written to win the heart of a beautiful actress, demanded sacrifice from its author and his audience. From romantic daydreams to deadly displays of devotion, the symphony relates an 'episode in the life of an artist, ' that artist being the love-obsessed composer himself. Join Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony as they follow Berlioz to the brink in this episode of Keeping Score"--Container
Mist. top dog by sheepdog tales (Television program) Mist( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the sheepdogs on Borough Farm are hard working, so Naughty Eddie sets up a competition to discover who the best sheepdog on the farm is. Is it brave Ernie? Speedy Jake? Nimble Mist? The answer comes as a surprise to all of them
Connections : an alternative view of change by James Burke( Visual )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracking through 12,000 years of history in the Middle East, Europe, and the United States, James Burke shows how past events and technologies led to modern inventions, such as the atomic bomb, engines, electric lamps, telecommunications, the computer, refrigeration, the production line, jets, plastics, rocketry, and movies
Mist : sheepdog tales : a helping paw( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mist and his friends are ready for the new lambing season and the adventures each season brings. This season the dogs need to deal with Eddie, a new member of the group, an orphaned lamb, a homeless ram, a clumsy duck, a brood of ducklings, and a log eagle. Combines fiction and reality
Ives : Holidays symphony( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ranging from tender sentiment to savage chaos, the music of early 20th-century composer Charles Ives explores an essentially American riddle: how can we survive the relentless assault of our own success? It was an enigma Ives embodied himself. He believed that we should all be brave enough to go it alone--yet he earned his living in insurance! In this DVD, Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony unwrap the layers of Ives' to reveal a surprising musical portrait of New England. The four movements journey across the terrain of the seasons. From the intimacy of the winter hearth to the explosive concussion of the 4th of July, discover the insights Ives liberates in his music's confrontational crunch. Join Michael Tilson Thomas as he, the San Francisco Symphony, and Charles Ives belt it out over truth, beauty and the American way"--Container
The hero's journey by Joseph Campbell( Visual )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical portrait of Joseph Campbell, The Hero's Journey follows Campbell's own quest, or pathless journey of questioning, discovery, and ultimately of a delight and joy in a life to which he said yes
 
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Alternative Names
Kennard, David (David John)

Kennard, David J.

Kennard, David John

Languages
English (124)