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Mississippi Authority for Educational Television

Overview
Works: 309 works in 372 publications in 1 language and 898 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Songs and music  History 
Classifications: PS3511.A86, 813.52
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Most widely held works by Mississippi Authority for Educational Television
Good mornin' blues by Walt Lowe( Visual )

9 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the growth of the Mississippi Delta blues from agrarian roots through its trip northward to Memphis and Chicago. Features many performers in intimate surroundings
The Music of man by Yehudi Menuhin( Visual )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the role of music in society, covering folk, classical, and contemporary popular forms
American patchwork : songs and stories of America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Lomax explores America's diverse cultural heritage through song, dance, story and festival, tracing these creative traditions back to their European and African roots
The Music of man( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between the Great Wars, music absorbed new elements. Jazz swept across the continents with Louis Armstrong and Count Basie while George Gershwin brought it into theaters and concert halls. Also features Aaron Copland, Martha Graham, Kreisler, Toscanini and Stokowski
The Music of man( Visual )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Romantic period, with its ideals of passion and deep emotional impact. How the masterpieces of Paganini, Chopin, Liszt and Brahms were made posssible through the development of the grand piano and the symphony orchestra
The Music of man( Visual )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The post-war explosion of music took Western music from early jazz into folk, rock and electronic music. Technology changed both the making and merchandising of music
The Music of man( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The influences in the development of music from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance. Medieval plainsong of the Christian Church contributed a reliable system of notation and led to the development of harmony. In addition, Jewish, Islamic and Indic music added elements to our musical heritage
The Music of man( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The musical contributions of the Renaissance. This period of artistic accomplishment and scientific discovery led to the development of new musical forms and the refinement of musical instruments. During the Age of Exploration, Europeans came in contact with the music of Africa and the New World. Features Monteverdi, Corelli, Stradivari and Guarneri, Lully, Purcell and Handel
The Music of man( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In America, the synthesis of cultures and musical forms created a new music: the songs of Stephen Foster, the rags of Scott Joplin, the marches of John Philip Sousa. Concert hall melodramas and parlor pianos were the rage of the Victorian era. Musical tastes in popular music were influenced by sheet music, the movies and the phonograph. In Europe the old conventions were fragmented under the impact of Debussy, Strauss and Mahler and Stravinsky
The Music of man( Visual )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Vivaldi, Bach, Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven and Schubert and how they established music as an accessible and popular art in Western society
The music of man( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evolution of our musical heritage is explored here as we learn of the traditions of the first great civilizations of China, Japan, Sumeria and Greece
The Age of the composer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yehudi Menuhin examines the music of Vivaldi, Bach, Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven and Schubert and their contribution to the development of western music. Menuhin performs music by these composers and concludes with the slow movement of Beethoven's violin concerto
The Music of man( Visual )

in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 3. Effect of the emergence of opera, and how it is still one of the most popular forms of the present day. Discusses the new sonata form, and the rise of the violin. Program 4. Focuses on music from Bach to Schubert, and the contributions each made to music
The Music of man( Visual )

in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 7. Covers the developments in various areas of music between the World Wars. Discusses jazz, big band, and new contemporary classical music. Program 8. Explores the various forms of music in the post-war era. Includes Elvis, the Beatles and other popular artists. Covers new trends in classical music, including works by Cage and Reich
The Music of man( Visual )

in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 1. Covers music from prehistoric man to ancient Greece, and the many various influences that changed it. Program 2. Explores the human voice, and how voices affected the growth of music
William Faulkner, a life on paper : a transcription from the film produced by the Mississippi Center for Educational Television by A. I Bezzerides( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The revised script for the film includes interviews with many of Faulkner's friends
The Quiver of life( Visual )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evolution of our musical heritage is explored here as we learn of the traditions of the first great civilizations of China, Japan, Sumeria and Greece
William Faulkner : a life on paper( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on the life and writings of William Faulkner
The Known and the unknown [and] Sound or unsound( Visual )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pt. 7. The Known and the unknown concerns the musical scene between the two World Wars. Jazz became popular in both Europe and America. Aaron Copland and Arnold Schoenberg opened new horizons in classical music. Radio and sound movies popularized all forms of music, from Toscanini to the Big Bands. Pt. 8. Sound or unsound concerns the post-war explosion of music, impelled by the LP, the transistor radio and the television
Mississippi library program exchange : a feasibility study by Public Service Satellite Consortium( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
MAET

Mississippi Authority for E.T.V.

Mississippi. Authority for Educational Television

Mississippi Authority for ETV

Languages
English (65)