Sonata No.3 D Minor - Allegro by Brahms (Part 1 of 3)
In this live video (in color) violinist, Itzhak Perlman, plays Sonata No. 3 in D Minor - Allegro accompanied by pianist, Daniel Barenboim. The performers are on stage in a concert hall. The picture quality is dark due to the stage lighting, but the sound quality is excellent.
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Sonata No.1 G Major - Vivace ma non troppo (part 2 of 2) by Brahms
In this live video (in color) violinist, Itzhak Perlman, plays Sonata No.1 G Major - Vivace ma non troppo accompanied by pianist, Daniel Barenboim. The performers are on stage in a concert hall. The picture quality is dark due to the stage lighting, but the sound quality is excellent.
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Sonata No.3 D Minor - Un poco presto by Brahms (part 3 of 3)
In this live video (in color) violinist, Itzhak Perlman, plays Sonata No. 3 in D Minor - Un poco presto accompanied by pianist, Daniel Barenboim. The performers are on stage in a concert hall. The picture quality is dark due to the stage lighting, but the sound quality is excellent.
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Die Schöpfung (The Creation), Nun beut dir Flur das frische Grün by Haydn
This is a live performance of Sir Colin Davis conducting the London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus with soloists Sally Matthews, Ian Bostridge, Dietrich Henschel. They are on stage in a concert hall. The lighting, picture and sound quality are excellent. (5:31)
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2.2 Reading techniques: skimming

You might want to find information about the effectiveness of the child curfew scheme in Hamilton but be less interested in some of the other issues that are raised in The Scotsman piece. One way of extracting this kind of specific information is to skim the article for key words – such as ‘research’ – and statistics which may give you evidence of the effectiveness or otherwise of the scheme. This method is also especially useful when you are searching for something partic
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Rachmaninoff Concerto N. 2 - I. Moderato (2/2)
In this video (in color) pianist, Georgi Chrkin, plays Rachmaninoff's Concerto No. 2 - I Moderato with the Classic FM Radio Orchestra conducted by Georgi Dimitrov. They are on stage in a concert hall. The picture quality and stage lighting is good and the sound quality is excellent. (9:04)
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Symphony No 6, 4th movement by Beethoven
This is a live stage performance of Bernard Haitink conducting the London Symphony Orchestra performing Beethoven's sixth symphony. It was recorded in November, 2005. (3:50)
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Symphony No 6, 3rd movement by Beethoven
This is a live stage performance of Bernard Haitink conducting the London Symphony Orchestra performing Beethoven's sixth symphony. It was recorded in November, 2005. The picture quality is good and the sound quality is excellent.
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The Fall of France - Part 5 of 12
This part of the documentary describes Germany's armies and weapons. There is a description of the German airforce and of the way they acted in the Battle of France.
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The Fall of France - Documentary part 10 of 12
This part of the documentary shows the beginning of the fall of the allied forces in France. The German superiority is explained. There is reference to the role the air force played in this battle. (10:00)
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German Christmas Traditions
This video highlights some German Christmas traditions.  Some of these include having multiple Christmas trees in the home, baking specific kinds of sweets, and using Advent calendars.
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Christmas unWrapped: The History of Christmas Part 1
This video from the History Channel discusses the origins of Christmas traditions such as the yule log which burned for 12 days, German and Roman traditions, and how the birth of Christ began to be celebrated in the 4th century.  It also tells how traditional Pagan traditions were adopted and adapted for the Christian celebration of the Nativity.  This series is best suited to high school age students. 
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The Last Day Of World War I - Part 3 of 5
This third part of the documentary retells the events in 1918 and when the German delegations learn about the peace treaties. There is a description of the German leaders and of their attitude towards peace. There were expectations for a cease fire but the fighting continued for some more days. There is footage and accounts of the last fighting that took place.
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War of The Century - Part 2
This part of the documentary explains that Stalin did not expect Hitler would start war against Russia as he was at war against Britain. He was wrong. The video explains in detail the way in which the German invasion of Russia developed. There is footage showing the battle, statistics and retired soldiers narrating their experiences. The German tactic of Blitzkrieg is explained as chief reason of success.
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War of The Century - Part 3
This third part of the video shows the way in which the Russians tried to gain time. Soviet prisoners were thousand and the German were not planning to get to any agreement. There is reference to Hitler's feelings towards the Jews. There is footage showing the way the Jews were treated from the very beginning. There are first witnesses' accounts of former soldiers who participated in Hitler's Youth and of Jewish people who survived. There is also reference to the elimination of soviet commissars
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War of The Century - Part 4
This forth part of the documentary refers to the way in which the German treated their prisoners. There is footage and you can see also Stalin's political prisoners brutally killed. The video shows Hitler's visit to former soviet territory. He orders action. Soviet's defence tactics were primitive, poorly equipped and had no training but they would be stubborn enough so as not to surrender Kiev so easily. Leningrad was surrounded and Kiev in German's hands. There is footage of the battle and f
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War of The Century - Part 5
This part of the documentary shows footage of the battlefield and there are former soldiers giving their account of the event. German captured millions of soviet soldiers. Then they moved to Moscow. The defence of the capital is explained. There were attempts at peace treaties but they were not signed. Stalin was about to leave Moscow but decided to stay and defend the capital at any cost, even taking actions against his own people.
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War of The Century - Part 6
This part of the documentary states that more civilians died in the east during the war than in any other part. There is footage of the artillery used and you can also see part of Stalin's speech just before the battle started. There is an explanation of the tactics and orders the red army had. Those who were not ready to obey the rules were shot. The weather grew harsh and the German were not ready for that. The German army also had to obey staying there no matter what happened.
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War of The Century - Part 7
This part of the documentary explains that the German did not step backwards even when they were not able to do much due to the weather.  There is reference to both groups' harsh techniques. Some Ukrainian people had welcome the German who promised to set them free from Stalin. However, they were not helped by the Nazi. On the contrary, they would take their agrarian production. There is a description of the brutal Nazi occupation. The way the Jews were killed in Ukraine is mentioned.
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War of The Century - Part 8
This part of the documentary refers to the fear the Ukrainian population lived in. There was an area of Ukraine where the population was only given food if they worked for the German. Thousands starved and got no help. There is footage showing people on the streets looking for food. There are accounts of people who survived and retell what they had to do to be able to get something to eat. There is reference to the guerrilla war that took place in the forests.
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