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F-0115

Title:

Toccata and Fugue

Category:

P

Produced:

1946

Country:

USA

Released:

Oct 1946 (film, USA)

Director:

David L. Loew

Writer:

Actors:

Description:

The first of David L. Loew's "Musicolor" shorts produced for United Artists distribution, features J.S. Bach's "Tocatta and Fugue in D minor", played by the Los Angeles Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Walter Janssen. Photographed against the rugged rock formations and towering pinnacles in Utah's Bryce Canyon, the music is played as the pictures opens at dawn and closes at dusk and shows elements of nature at work, cloud formations, leaves of autumn and the season's first snow. (Les Adams)

Language:

English

Bach's Music:

Toccata & Fugue in D minor, BWV 565
Walter Janssen / Los Angeles Symphony Orchestra

Film Company:

Loew's / United Artists

Format:

Color (Cinecolor) film

VHS/DVD Label:

TT:

10 min

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Source: IMDB
Contributor: Aryeh Oron (October 2007)

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