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Video Artists International

Overview
Works: 618 works in 844 publications in 2 languages and 16,612 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Televised operas  Film adaptations  Filmed operas  Television adaptations  Documentary films  Television musicals  Nonfiction television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Christmas films 
Roles: Publisher, Production personnel, Performer, Producer, Distributor
Classifications: GV1783, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Video Artists International
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Most widely held works by Video Artists International
Amahl and the night visitors by Gian Carlo Menotti( Visual )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disabled shepherd boy and his mother are visited by three men on their way to see the birth of Baby Jesus in Bethlehem
Piano legends : hosted by Chick Corea( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A virtual who's who of immortal keyboard players, this program explores the work of twenty-three renowned jazz pianists covering every major period in the progressive development of jazz pianism
The Coltrane legacy by John Coltrane( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rare footage from 1959-1964 of John Coltrane and his quartet and interviews with musicians who played with him: Reggie Workman, Elvin Jones and Jimmy Cobb
Three modern dance classics by Harvey Hart( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three of the most famous works by the Mexican-American choreographer, José Limón: in The moor's pavane, Limón distills the legend of Othello into a one-act drama; In The traitor, Judas is portrayed as if he were in modern times against a music score of violence, passion and tenderness; and in The Emperor Jones, based upon the play by Eugene O'Neill, a fugitive from a chain gang sets himself up as the ruler of an island domain
Amahl and the night visitors by Gian Carlo Menotti( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Menotti's opera which relates how a crippled young shepherd comes to accompany the three kings on their way to pay hommage to the newborn Jesus
Daughter of the regiment by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opera about a little girl who was adopted by a whole regiment
Anna Bolena : opera by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in Italian and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry VIII plots to dispose of Anne so he can pursue Jane. His opportunity comes with the return of Anne's previous lover
Norma : tragédie lyrique en 2 actes by Vincenzo Bellini( Visual )

5 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in Italian and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bellini's opera about the Druid priestess in Roman-occupied France
Trumpet kings( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program presents an overview of twentieth century jazz trumpeters. Shown are the stages in the development of the trumpet through the use of clips of some of the great performers of this century
Medea by Pier Paolo Pasolini( Visual )

4 editions published in 1970 in Italian and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medea, high priestess of the Golden Fleece, falls in love with Jason, and, stealing the prized article, flees with him to Corinth. Jason eventually betrays her, however, when he falls in love with the daughter of Creon. In a white heat of anger, Medea murders Creon, his daughter and finally her two sons by Jason, then flees, leaving him to face a wifeless, childless future
Norma( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in Italian and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norma, a Druid priestess, has broken her vow of chastity with an enemy of her people, the Roman Proconsul, who has now turned to another lover. Norma must choose between taking vengeance against her lover or atoning for her sins
The medium by Gian Carlo Menotti( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame Flora is terrified when she perceives a supernatural presence during one of her fraudulent séances
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Italian and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stars Beverly Sills as Violetta, Verdi's most sympathetic tragic heroine. Her lover, Alfredo, is played by Henry Price
Victor Herbert's Naughty Marietta by Victor Herbert( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television production of the musical in which Marietta, a runaway Italian countess encounters Captain Dick Warrington commander of a band of rangers
The Consul : a musical drama by Gian Carlo Menotti( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story begins in the home of John Sorel, in an apartment in a large European city. John is a freedom fighter in a police state, and has fled across the frontier. His wife Magda, approaches the Consulate of a 'free' country for a visa for herself, her baby, and John's mother. As Magda pays endless visits to the Consulate, her quest for a visa is blocked by Kafkaesque bureaucratic obstacles. She becomes familiar with several other applicants, is visited by the secret police, and she learns that John is returning to the city for her
José Limón : three modern dance classics( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three of the most famous works by the Mexican-American choreographer, Jose Limon. Moor's Pavane: Generally considered to be one of the great masterworks of modern dance, Limon distills the legend of Othello into a one-act drama. The Traitor: Against a music score of violence, passion and tenderness the tragedy of Judas is portrayed as if it were taking place in modern times. The Emperor Jones: Based upon the play by Eugene O'Neill wherein a fugitive from a chain gang sets himself up as the ruler of an island domain
Tenor titans by Burrill Crohn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of the development of the tenor saxophone in all eras of jazz with archival footage of legendary performers
Stravinsky by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stravinsky [reminisces] about his ... life, traveling aboard ship en route to Hamburg, and conducting the CBC Festival Singers of Toronto in a recording of his "Symphony of Psalms"--Conteneur
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in Italian and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance of the one-act opera by Pietro Mascagni
Roberto Devereux by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

3 editions published between 1975 and 2001 in Italian and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donizetta's historical opera set in Elizabethan England is performed at Wolf Trap with Beverly Sills as the "Virgin Queen."
 
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controlled identityVideo Arts International

VAI (Video Artists International)

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English (43)

Italian (23)