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Kennard, David

Overview
Works: 219 works in 373 publications in 1 language and 11,279 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History  Drama  Historical television programs  Biography  Popular works  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Producer, Creator, Author of screenplay, Translator, Editor, Film editor
Classifications: QC981.8.G56, 780.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Kennard
Global warming the signs and the science ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,168 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
The Ascent of man by Jacob Bronowski ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete 13 part series of Jacob Bronowski's wide-ranging account of the intellectual and technological history of the human race from prehistoric times to the present day. Designed to compliment Kenneth Clarke's earlier BBC documentary series 'Civilisation', Bronowski concentrates on the growing development of human science and technology, of the ways in which humanity seeks to harness and dominate its environment, and the ways in which scientific and intellectual theory across the ages, from Galileo to Einstein, have broadened our horizons
Mist the tale of a sheepdog puppy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mist is one of three pups born at Borough Farm. From the moment that she opens her eyes, her dream is to become a real sheepdog. But things are not as easy as she might have hoped. Training with the boss is confusing, and then there's a bunch of gruff and grumpy rams to deal with, and an auntie who may not always have her best interests at heart. Mist will need to learn her craft and prove herself worthy of a place on the team sheepdogs at the farm
John Cleese's wine for the confused ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 552 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
Stravinsky's Rite of spring by David Kennard ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 481 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
Copland and the American sound by David Kennard ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony explore the music of Copland and the cityscapes, landscapes, and social and political developments that shaped it"--Container
Beethoven's Eroica ( Visual )
4 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
Mist ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 356 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
Joseph Campbell the hero's journey : a biographical portrait ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 314 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
Mist. top dog ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 310 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
The hero's journey by Joseph Campbell ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the development of Joseph Campbell's thought on the mythical hero as influenced by his own life and career
Mist sheepdog tales : a helping paw ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 289 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
Connections an alternative view of change by James Burke ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in English and held by 280 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
The making of a performance : Tchaikovsky's 4th symphony ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 277 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
Hector Berlioz : Symphonie fantastique ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 264 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
Connections ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 263 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
Shostakovich : Symphony no. 5 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 245 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"--Container
Journey of the universe ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 229 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
Connections 1 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 224 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
Ives : Holidays symphony ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 223 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
 
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Alternative Names
Kennard, David, 1923-
Kennard, David William 1923-
קנרד, דוד, 1923-
Languages
English (72)
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