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Title Musica surfica / written and directed by Mick Sowney
Published [South Melourne, Victoria, Australia] : UsPhoques/Screen Australia/Foxtel, [2008]


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 MELB  796.436579 Tog/Msu  AVAILABLE
 MELB  796.436579 Tog/Msu  AVAILABLE
Description 1 video disc (DVD) (approximately 45 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 audio disc (digital, 4 3/4 in.)
4 3/4 in
Contents DVD - Music Surfica (44:10)
CD. The seal song (trad., arr. Ricard Tognetti) -- Cuckold (trad., arr. Richard Tognetti) -- Caprice no. 5 in A minor / Nicolo Paganini, arr. Richard Tognetti -- Lo, How a rose is blooming / Praetorius, arr. Mark Summer ; Pizzacato etude for cello [Shadowplay] / Eugene Fiesen -- The hangman's reel (trad., arr. Richard Tognetti) -- Concerto for two violins in D minor, BWV 1043. Il largo ma non tanto / J. S. Bach, arr. Richard Tognetti) -- Existence / Joseph Tawadros, arr. Jospeh Tawadros, Richard Tognetti -- Deviance on Caprice no. 24 / Paganini, arr. Richard Tognetti
Notes DVD of film Musica surfica (44 min. 10 sec) and compact disc of the soundtrack
Developed and produced in association with the Australian Fim Commission
"Musica Surfica explores a collison between classical music and experimental surfing... surfer members of the Australian Chamber Orchestra, along with folk musicians... performed for the locals and this music, of Bach, Paganini and others, forms the soundtrack to this unusal film... The combined result is a film that looks at the asrt of surfing in new ways..." -- back cover
[Extra features]: Musica Surfica with director's commentary ; Finned extras with Director's commentary ; Musical extra with Richard Tognetti, Satu Vänskä and Julian Thompson ; Bonus extra: sneak Jack McCoy preview
Credits Producers: Simon Whitney, Richard Keddie ; Musical director: Richard Tognetti. Musica Surfica event concept: Richard Tognetti, Derek Hynd
Performer Msuical performers: Australian Chamber Orchestra ; Richard Tognetti, director, violin soloist ; Joseph and James Tawadros ; Julian Thompson, cello ; Mike Kerin, Danny Spooner
Event [Filmed on location King Island, South Australia and Bellingen, NSW]
Notes In English, with subtitles in French, Spanish, Portuguese or German
Subject Surfing films -- Australia.
Chamber orchestra music, Arranged.
Violin with chamber orchestra, Arranged.
Cello music, Arranged
Songs (High voice) with chamber orchestra, Arranged
Folk songs, English.
Genre/Form Sound recordings.
Video recordings.
Author Tognetti, Richard.
Whitney, Simon
Keddie, Richard
Mick Sowney
Hynd, Derek.
Tawadros, Joseph
Tawadros, James
Thompson, Julian.
Kerin, Mike
Spooner, Danny.
Australian Chamber Orchestra.
Screen Australia.