Baroque Bbc

BBC - Baroque! from St. Peters to St. Pauls (2009)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Feb. 24, 2017
BBC - Baroque! from St. Peters to St. Pauls (2009)

BBC - Baroque! from St. Peters to St. Pauls (2009)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3210 Kbps | 3x~59min | 4.44 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

This spectacular three-part series explores the baroque tradition in many of its key locations. Starting in Italy and following the spread of the wildfire across Europe and beyond, art critic Waldemar Januszczak takes us on a tour of the finest examples of baroque art to be found, and tells the best stories behind those works. In Baroque! From St. Peter's to St. Paul's, Januszczak follows the trajectory of baroque from its beginnings as a Vatican-sanctioned religious art style to its ascendance as the first global art movement.

BBC - Seeing Salvation (2000)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Feb. 24, 2017
BBC - Seeing Salvation (2000)

BBC - Seeing Salvation (2000)
DVDRip | 672 x 480 | .AVI/AVC @ 1700 Kbps | 4x~50mn | English MP3 128 Kbps, 2 channels | 2.54 GB
Genre: Documentary, Arts

Christianity has produced some of the greatest works of art of all time, in which believers and non-believers alike can explore the great themes of life and death. It is the language in which Leonardo and Michelangelo, Dali and Rembrandt speak to us all about love and suffering, loss and hope. To mark the year 2000, these four programmes, written and presented by Neil MacGregor, Director of the National Gallery, London, consider how artists over two millennia have tackled the extraordinarily difficult task of representing Christ.
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Nicholas McGegan - Handel: Messiah (1992)

Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Nicholas McGegan - Handel: Messiah (1992)
EAC | FLAC (image+.cue, log) | Covers Included | 74:30 + 71:05 + 44:37 | 885 MB
Genre: Classical, Choral | Label: Harmonia Mundi | Catalog: 907050/52

McGegan's recording is of considerable documentary interest in that a separate section at the conclusion of each of the three parts of Messiah - there are three discs accordingly - is reserved for the many alternative versions of arias, accompanied recitatives and choruses which Handel himself used or at least approved in performances during the 1740s and 1750s. In this way, the booklet explains, the listener can select which version of the work he/she wants to listen to at any given time. About six versions are possible from the 18 alternative tracks provided on the three CDs. By following a table printed in the back of the booklet (a few minutes' mental gymnastics are initially required) you can programme your CD player to replace particular arias with others.

The Zombies - The BBC Radio Sessions (2016)  Music

Posted by v3122 at Feb. 22, 2017
The Zombies - The BBC Radio Sessions (2016)

The Zombies - The BBC Radio Sessions (2016)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
2CD | Varèse Sarabande, 302 067 361 8 | ~ 464 or 247 Mb | Scans Included
Classic Rock, Pop Rock, Beat

The Zombies: BBC Radio Sessions: two-CD set is the first complete collection of the Zombies BBC Radio broadcasts ever released on CD. The album includes five previously unreleased tracks that were not included on the limited edition vinyl album issued in 2015…
BBC - Bought with Love: The Secret History of British Art Collections (2017)

BBC - Bought with Love: The Secret History of British Art Collections (2017)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2589 Kbps | 3x~59mn | 3.24 GB
Audio: English AAC 161 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Arts

Britain's country houses are home to astonishing world-class art collections full of priceless old masters and more. In this three-part series art historian Helen Rosslyn opens the doors of some of our most impressive country houses to tell the story of how so many great paintings came to Britain and of the adventurous men and women who brought them here.

BBC - Michael Palin's Quest for Artemisia (2015)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Feb. 4, 2017
BBC - Michael Palin's Quest for Artemisia (2015)

BBC - Michael Palin's Quest for Artemisia (2015)
HDTV | 1920 x 1080 | .MKV/AVC @ 3538 Kbps | 58mn 56s | 1.54 GB
Audio: English AAC 126 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Arts

Curious about a powerful but violent painting that caught his eye, Michael Palin sets off on a quest to discover the astonishing story of the forgotten female artist who painted it over 400 years ago. Travelling to Italy in search of Artemisia Gentileschi's tale, Michael encounters her work in Florence, Rome and Naples.
Rachel Podger, Brecon Baroque - Antonio Vivaldi: L’Estro Armonico (2015) [SACD-R][OF]

Rachel Podger, Brecon Baroque - Antonio Vivaldi: L’Estro Armonico (2015) [SACD-R][OF]
Classical, Orchestral, Violin | SACD ISO: DST64 5.0; 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz
Booklet | 5.41 GB + 5% Recovery
Label: Channel Classics Records | Release Year: 2015

Vivaldi augmented his reputation as The Red Priest with L'Estro Armonico , Op. 3, a collection of twelve concertos for one, two and four violins. The title of the collection encapsulates the qualities that so entranced Vivaldi's contemporaries. L Estro Armonico , which might be translated as musical rapture , reflects the vitality and freshness of Vivaldi's invention: its rhythmic energy, melodic and harmonic intensity,textural sensuousness,performative brilliance and dramatic flair.

BBC - Power of Art (2006) [Repost]  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Nov. 12, 2016
BBC - Power of Art (2006) [Repost]

BBC - Power of Art (2006)
DVDRip | 640 x 352 | .AVI/XviD @ 1549 Kbps | 8x~59mn | English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | 5.80 GB
Genre: Documentary, Arts

The power of the greatest art is the power to shake us into revelation and rip us from our default mode of seeing. After an encounter with that force, we don't look at a face, a colour, a sky, a body, in quite the same way again. We get fitted with new sight: in-sight. Visions of beauty or a rush of intense pleasure are part of that process, but so too may be shock, pain, desire, pity, even revulsion. That kind of art seems to have rewired our senses. We apprehend the world differently.

BBC - Nicky and Wynton: The Making of a Concerto (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Oct. 29, 2016
BBC - Nicky and Wynton: The Making of a Concerto (2016)

BBC - Nicky and Wynton: The Making of a Concerto (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2105 Kbps | 59mins | 952 MB
Audio: English AAC 149 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Music

Exploring a unique musical collaboration between American jazz legend Wynton Marsalis and Scottish violinist Nicola Benedetti.

BBC - Metalworks (2012)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Oct. 4, 2016
BBC - Metalworks (2012)

BBC - Metalworks (2012)
PDTV | 720 x 416 | .AVI/XviD @ 1629 Kbps | 3x~59mn | English AC-3 128 Kbps, 2 channels | 2.18 GB
Genre: Documentary

Part of BBC Four's Handmade in Britain series made in collaboration with the Victoria and Albert Museum, treasures are drawn from all corners of the UK in a celebration of the best of British decorative ironwork. Series looking at aspects of British metalworking over the centuries, including the art of the silversmith, the history of armour and the work of the blacksmith.