Javascript Menu by Deluxe-Menu.com

Bullfrog Films


610-779-8226; 800-543-3764; P.O. Box 149 Oley, PA 19547
Email ListRss Info
Bookmark and Share
   

> Search Tips    
Bullfrog Films

is a leading source of educational DVDs & videos, with a collection of over 700 titles in these main subject areas:

  Environment
  Globalization
  Sustainability
  Climate Change
  Social Justice
  Developing World
  Indigenous Peoples
  Earth Science
  Life Science
  Political Science
  Performing Arts
  Women’s Studies
  Children’s Films
 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

QUICK LINKS
  Newsletter
  FAQ
  Facebook
  YouTube
  Twitter
 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . .

ORDER ONLINE
Our site enables you to order securely online with a credit card or purchase order, or you can use our printable order form for faxing or mailing.
 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

  Email

List

Receive occasional notice of our new releases and special offers. Your address won’t be traded or sold.



Tokyo Waltz

Appalachia Waltz at Suntory Hall in Japan.


A printer-friendly version of this page 55 minutes
Directed by Niv Fichman
Produced by Rhombus Media
Performance by Yo-Yo Ma, Mark O'Connnor and Edgar Meyer



TOKYO WALTZ is an intimate behind the scenes film featuring cellist Yo-Yo Ma, acclaimed Nashville fiddler Mark O'Connor, and virtuoso bassist Edgar Meyer preparing and performing their top-of-the-charts "Appalachia Waltz" program at Suntory Hall in Tokyo.

Intercutting sparkling performance footage from Suntory, haunting images from Tokyo, and the (organized) confusion of the preparations for the concert, TOKYO WALTZ is a record of a unique cross-cultural experience -- taking the best of a sophisticated American fusion sound into Suntory Hall, the bastion of classical music in Asia.



Grade Level: 8-12, College, Adult
US Release Date: 1997     Copyright Date: 1997
VHS ISBN: 1-56029-728-X




Reviews
"More than just a concert video. It juxtaposes haunting images of Tokyo with music from the concert...A charming program that gives valuable insight into how concert musicians interact...I was personally so taken with the music from the video that I bought the Appalachia Waltz CD. Highly Recommended."
Charles H. Burkart, Audiovisual Library, West Virginia University, MC Journal




PURCHASE >>
VHS $250
RENT
VHS $80
PREVIEW >>
VHS
Reduced rates for activist and grassroots groups. Please inquire.


Tokyo Waltz


"A charming program...Highly Recommended." MC Journal


Awards and Festivals
Gold Apple, National Educational Media Network Competition
Bronze Plaque, Columbus International Film & Video Festival

Subjects
Asian Studies
Creativity
Humanities
Japan
Music
Pacific Studies
Performing Arts


Related Titles

Hong Kong Symphony
Tan Dun's "Symphony 1997" premieres as Hong Kong switches from British to Chinese rule.

Yo-Yo Ma
Yo-Yo Ma collaborates with artists from different media to create new works inspired by Bach's cello suites.

Magnificat
Contrast of styles in performing Bach's most joyous work.

September Songs

Masterclass with Menuhin
Extraordinary meeting between two prodigies of the violin.

The Canadian Brass
The kids of the Canadian Brass help create a unique Christmas pageant.


info@bullfrogfilms.com


Home | About Us | Subjects | Specials | Titles A - Z | New Releases | FAQ | Order Information | Contact
<img src="../graphics/kitchenbf.gif" width="175" height="113" border="0" alt="">
Website design by HYPERSPHERE.
Pages generated using Film Distribution Software™

Bullfrog & Bullfrog Films are registered trademarks of Bullfrog Films, Inc.
All photographs are protected by copyright. For permission to use,
and high resolution press stills, please contact Bullfrog Films.

©2009 Bullfrog Films, Inc. All rights reserved.