String instruments

Canada, 1950

Film
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Episode number 3 of Series “Children’s Concert”
At one of his concerts for Ottawa children, conductor Eugene Kash illustrates points on musical form and introduces the string instruments. When the violin, viola and cello have been presented separately, they join in a fugue, and later Mr. Kash plays a gavotte on his violin. Closing scenes are of a dance by a group of little girls, set to music composed by some of the children themselves.

Credits

production company

ONF | NFB

producer/director

Gudrun Parker

Duration

00:10:00:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1950

Appears in

Children's Concert

Group of items

Children's Concert

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010360

Language

English

Subject categories

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children's films - Canada

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Canada

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Music - Instruction and study

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Music & Performing Arts → Concerts

Music & Performing Arts → Music - Instruction and study

Music & Performing Arts → Music and dance

Music & Performing Arts → Stringed instruments

Music & Performing Arts → Violin

Music & Performing Arts → Violoncello

Performance

Performance → Music - Performance

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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