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Callas, Maria

Contents: Norma, act I. Casta diva / Bellini (Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala Opera House, Milan ; Tullio Serafin, conductor) (5:34) -- Lucia di Lammermoor, act I. Regnava nel silenzio / Donizetti (Margreta Elkins, mezzo-soprano ; Philharmonia Orchestra ; Serafin) (8:03) -- Ernani, act I. Surta è la notte/Ernani! Ernani, involami / Verdi (Philharmonia Orchestra ; Nicola Rescigno, conductor) (6:11) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: EMI 1989

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD OP Callas 1989

Contents: Shéhérazade (14:57) ; Cinq mélodies populaires grecques (6:58) ; Deux mélodies hébraïques (6:14) ; Chants populaires (10:38) / Maurice Ravel -- Trois chansons de bilitis (9:16) ; Fêtes galantes (Premier recueil) (7:17) ; Noël des enfants qui n'ont plus de maisons (2:46) ; Récit et air de lia (L'enfant prodigue) (4:51) / Claude Debussy -- L'invitation au voyage (4:08) ; Phidylé (5:20) / Henri...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: EMI Classics 2005

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL Ravel

Summary: "A stylish and poignant film about Jewish director Lucas Steiner (Heinz Bennent), who is forced to hide in the basement of his theater during the Nazi occupation while his wife (Catherine Deneuve) stars in its latest production. Romantic tensions mount when she and her leading man (Gérard Depardieu) begin to fall in love with each other. At the same time, a pro-Nazi theater critic ensconces...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Fox Lorber Home Video 1999

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN LAS

Summary: An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD BRO RATED PG-13

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Br

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA BRO

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE BRO

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Brooklyn 2016

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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Contents: El sombrero de tres picos. Suite no. 1 (11:00) ; Suite no. 2 (13:00) / Manuel de Falla (Orquesta de Conciertos de Madrid ; Pedro de Freitas Branco, [conductor]) -- Concierto de Aranjuez. Adagio / Joaquín Rodrigo (Ernesto Bitetti, guitar ; Orquesta de Conciertos de Madrid ; José Buenagu, [conductor]) (11:47) -- La procesión del Rocío / Joaquín Turina (Orquesta de Conciertos de Madrid ; Odón...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: EMI Classics 1991

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL MUS

Summary: Story about the search for a girl lost on an island; the searchers gradually become preoccupied with their own problems.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2001

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN AVV

Piffaro

Contents: Adieu mes amours (1:26) ; Se j'ay perdu mon amy (1:56) ; Baisez-moy, ma doulce amye (2:12) / Josquin Desprez -- Musae Jovis / Nicolas Gombert (4:31) -- Bransles de village / anon. ; arr. Piffaro (5:00) -- Prélude ; Languir me fais / anon., Claudin de Sermisy (5:13) -- Allemandes / ed. Claude Gervaise ; arr. Piffaro (3:17) -- Pavane "Dellestarpe" ; Basse dance / ed. C. Gervaise, anon. (2:55) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Archiv Produktion 1996

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL Piffa

Flint, Eric

Summary: In 1636 France, King Louis sends his expectant wife, Queen Anne, into seclusion to keep her safe, while France's foreign enemies as well as traitors within the court make their move, forcing factions both inside and outside of the country to choose sides.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Baen Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FLI

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Société de généalogie de Lanaudière 1983

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.3714 CHA

Summary: Recounts the true tale of two English baby girls exchanged by mistake in a maternity home and raised to adulthood by the "wrong parents." Instead of seeking to fix responsibility, the film recalls -- through interviews that are sometimes sad and occasionally lunatic -- how the six people most concerned were affected by, and dealt with the situation.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Antenne 2 2005

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MIX

Summary: Despite his lack of political convictions, photojournalist Bruno Forestier is roped into a paramilitary group waging a shadow war in Geneva against the Algerian independence movement, and becomes infatuated with a mysterious woman.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD FOREIGN PET

Lafortune, Hélène

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Société de recherche historique archiv-histo 2001

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 347.971 LAF

Summary: Captain Marleau has a hunter's instinct, disguised under a deliberately offbeat veneer. As she says herself, she doesn't skim over cases; she plunges into them. Always on the prowl, she lies in wait for clues and her prey and takes them by surprise. In each episode, her hunt centers around a character played by a famous actor, men and women who are a match for the outstanding cop. The volume...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV CAP

Monteverdi, Claudio

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmonia Mundi France 1990

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL MON

Ensemble Project Ars Nova (Musical group)

Contents: Puisque ju suis fumeux / Johannes Symonis (4:23) -- Pictagoras, Jabol et Orpheus / Jehan Suzay (2:29) -- De ce que foul pense / Pierre des Molins (2:29) -- A mon pouir / anon. (2:30) -- Medee fu en amer veritable / anon. (7:01) -- En nul estate / Goscalch (2:11) -- Fumeux fume par fumee / Solage (4:31) -- Ha, fortune / anon. (1:41) -- Tout par compas / Baude Cordier (3:54) -- A l'arme, a l'arme...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: New Albion Records 1989

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL ENS

Summary: Laughs are a cat's best friend. Where he goes, fun and great times are sure to follow--along with his group of hilarious pals. Join Garfield's furry adventures in these six animated episodes from the sidesplitting hit series. Whether he's chasing mice, being blamed for Odie's blunders, searching for his favorite teddy, or helping the neighborhood critters avoid a new dog-catching robot,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Summary: Writer and director Faraut revisits the rich bounty of footage of the left-handed tennis star John McEnroe as he competes in the French Open at Paris's Roland Garros Stadium in 1984. Far from a traditional documentary, Faraut probes the archival film to unpack both McEnroe's attention to the sport and the footage itself, creating a lively and immersive look at a driven athlete, a study on the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC JOH

Summary: Will is locked in a mental asylum accused of Hannibal Lecter's crimes. Now that Will knows what Hannibal is, he faces a fight to prove his own sanity and convince those closest to him that he is innocent. Jack is dealing with his own feelings about Will, and whether his protege is a killer. Looking for answers, Jack looks to Lecter, who becomes the new consultant on cases. Lecter is torn...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV HAN

Dumas, Alexandre

Summary: In 1844, Alexandre Dumas published The Three Musketeers, a novel so famous and still so popular today that it scarcely needs introduction. Shortly thereafter he wrote a sequel, Twenty Years After, that resumed the adventures of his swashbuckling heroes. Later, toward the end of his career, Dumas wrote The Red Sphinx, another direct sequel to The Three Musketeers that begins, not twenty years...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DUM

Summary: L'Armee des Ombres is a stark and unvarnished story about Resistance fighters in Vichy France in 1942-43 when the French leadership allowed the Nazis to occupy the country. The members of this army are cold, hungry, desperate men and women, with false names and no addresses, who can be betrayed in an instant by a traitor or an accident. They know they will probably die. A meditation on the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2007

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN ARM

Summary: Rachel, a young Jewish girl hiding from the Nazi's during World War II in The Netherlands, sees her hiding place blown up. She escapes with her rescuer, a young sailor, but the boat sails into a trap set by the Germans. She escapes and joins the resistance, and under the false name Ellis de Vries she meets SS-hauptsturmf┬⌐╞´hrer Ludwig Muntze on a train smuggling weapons. She goes to his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN BLA

Contents: Green fields of France (The Fureys) -- Riverdance (Celtic Roots) -- Sonny (Emmylou Harris, Dolores Keane, Mary Black) -- The parting glass (The Voice Squad) -- Boys of Ballisodore ; The five mile chase (Ben Lennon & friends) -- Four pence a day (Tola Custy & Cyril O'Donoghue) -- The lambs on the green hills (Na Tom TeaimiÌ?n) -- The old bush ; Crooked road to Dublin ; Man of the house (Na...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Petrol 2006

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/EUROPEAN IRE

Summary: "While traveling across [Alabama in the 1930s], Grace discovers the isolated plantation of Manderlay, a place where no one knows that slavery has been long abolished. With a good heart and pure intentions, Grace tries to emancipate the slaves and open the residents' eyes to the truth, with shocking results"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: IFC Films 2006

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MAN

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