The Composer Rodion Schedrin. (1970)

Film-document №6851 3 parts, Duration: 0:28:35, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)
With the participation of

Director: Katanyan V.

Script writers: Kapustin M.

Operators: Zakharova G., Tumorina R.

Anouncers: Khmara L.

Text writers: Belokurov L.


The film is about the work of the outstanding Soviet composer R. Schendrin. The film used fragments of his works.


Culture and Arts

Reel №1

Lie violin - LS.

Composer Rodion Shchedrin and conductor Gennady Rozhdestvensky Orchestra in rehearsal, learn work Shchedrin conversation during rehearsal (synchronous) - Various.

Musician plays the flute (rehearsal) - CU.

Orchestra musicians play on the pipes - rehearsal - MS., CU.

Rodion Shchedrin rehearsing his oratorio for orchestra, soloists and chorus, dedicated VI Lenin, talking with a chorus girl, a musician.

Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory performing symphony orchestra, soloists and chorus - LS. (With balcony).

Symphony orchestra, choir and soloist Lyudmila Zykina performed oratorio Shchedrin dedicated VI Lenin.

The stage and the first ranks of the orchestra - LS.

Ludmila Zykina sings piece of oratory, "You go to sleep quietly, dear I. ..." (synchronous).

Picturesque landscapes central Russia - LS. PNRM.

The Volga River, coastal meadows, under a cloudy sky - PNRM., LS. (With a / t).

Landscapes of fields, wheat swaying in the wind - LS.

Meadow with dandelions - MS.

Meadow with daisies next to wheat - MS.

Edge of the birch forest.

A white bank of clouds over grain - LS.

Birch trees with long braids of thin branches, swaying in the wind.


Village in Ryazan - LS.

Evening summer landscape, two horses walking on the sandy beach on the river - LS.

Village Street in the evening - LS.

Disk of the moon reflected on the calm surface of the water, then ripples on the water ripples - MS.

Two girls on the evening walk in the countryside to the accordion sing ditties (synchronously).

Round dance in the village street - young people with an accordion sings and dances (synchronous) (evening festivities).

Reel №2

On a country road in the evening are girls, boys, and one of the guys playing the harmonica, the girls sing.

Village in the evening - LS.


Sun rays in the forest - MS.

Musician playing trumpet (synchronous) - MS.

USSR champion in ice dancing Lyudmila Pakhomova and Alexander Gorshkov dance to music by Rodion Shchedrin "Funny Limericks" (voiced).

The television studio is shooting a dance to Russian music (synchronously).

Works crew television equipment, dance artists.

Completes the ensemble dance - freeze.

The building of the Great Hall of the Conservatory - LS. (Summer).

Monument PI Tchaikovsky Conservatory at the building.

PNRM. the windows of the Conservatory, where he studied Rodion Shchedrin, he finished Conservatory composition and classical piano.

Rodion Shchedrin at work on the score.

The current metronome - CU.

Newsreel 1941:

Moscow during the war (winter and summer).

Gorky Street military sneaked balloon - MS.

On the streets of the city passing tanks, the tanks pass by the monument to Pushkin.

Rodion Shchedrin at work on a piece of music, which he composed on poems by Alexander Twardowski, the Great Patriotic War.

Memorials of the defenders of our country from the Nazis-MS.

Gravestones in the Brethren Cemetery, one of them puts his hand flower carnations.

The inscription on the slab "Zubkov, Alexey V. 1912-1944. 20.XII. »- CU.

Mamaev Kurgan in Volgograd, the memorial complex in honor of the defenders of the homeland on the mound - LS. PNRM.

The girl's face years 3 - CU.

Sad man's face - CU.

The monument - a high hill with a five-pointed star and the inscription on the plate, "the heroes who fell in the Orel-Kursk".

Of youthful associations Orel, Kursk, Belgorod, Tula, Kharkov, Lipetsk.

Tile with the words "Glory to the heroes who died a hero's death» - CU.

Flowers at the various monuments to Soviet soldiers - MS., LS., CU.

Eternal fires burn on the graves of Soviet soldiers - CU.

People lay flowers on the graves of soldiers - different.

Piskaryovskoye Memorial Cemetery - LS.

People of all ages - men, women - young soldier at a monument in the cemetery - CU.

Sad faces of women (aged, old, a woman in mourning) - CU.

The monument to the victims of fascism in Salaspils (Latvia) "Unbroken" - figure of a man rising from the earth "humiliation" - women, kneeling - the wide field, the site of the former concentration camp (rectangular sculptures carved out of concrete) - MS. , CU.

Motherland sculpture on Piskarevsky.

Pupils Suvorov Military School, grandmother and grandson in the cemetery - MS., CU.

An old woman knelt at the grave of a soldier - CU.

Three burning candles on the graves of soldiers in the field - CU.

On the field, lying broken helmet, sprouted daisies.

Monument "Antitank hedgehogs" at the 23rd kilometer of the Leningrad highway, built in honor of the fallen heroes of the defenders of the city.

Newsreel 1941-1945.:

Antitank obstacles in the streets of Moscow.

Guns installed on the streets of Moscow.

Balloon at the monument to Alexander Pushkin.

By the Bolshoi Theater, disguised in war, drive a herd of cows.

Grand Theatre now has a fountain in the square near the theater.

Rodion Shchedrin at the piano - working on the ballet "Carmen Suite", talks about working on this ballet (synchronously).

Picasso paintings on the theme of "Carmen" Mérimée - different.

The auditorium of the Bolshoi Theater - LS. PNRM.

Orchestra pit, the musicians laid instruments before the performance of "Carmen Suite": violin, cello, percussion.

Rodion Shchedrin at the piano talks to rehearsing the role of Carmen from the ballet "Carmen Suite" by Maya Plisetskaya.

Maya Plisetskaya repeats some steps.

Ballet score Bizet-Shchedrin's "Carmen Suite» - CU.

Reel №3

Hands musicians play instruments, chosen for the performance of music by Bizet-Shchedrin's "Carmen Suite» - CU.

Maya Plisetskaya as Carmen N. Fadeyechev as Jose performed a small piece from the ballet.

Hand plays the castanets - CU.

A scene from the finale of the ballet "Carmen Suite" (synchronous).

Behind the scenes, R. Shchedrin kisses M. Plisetskaya after performing in the ballet "Carmen Suite."

Dacha Shchedrin and Maya Plisetskaya in the suburbs - LS. (Spring).

Rodion Shchedrin and Plisetskaya on a walk in the woods and a meadow of flowers.

Rodion Shchedrin at dawn fishes in the river, watching the water flow.

Rodion Shchedrin driving cars in the streets of Moscow - MS., CU. (May).

People on the streets of Moscow.

Orchestra conducted by Evgeny Svetlanov rehearsing individual chapters of the 2nd piano concerto by Shchedrin, which he called "Dialogues", "improvisation", "contrasts" with the author of music.

The Tallinn Philharmonic State Symphony Orchestra under Yevgeny Svetlanov takes 2nd Piano Concerto Shchedrin, performed by a piano party (synchronously).

Shchedrin's hands on piano keys (play violent music) - CU.

Rodion Shchedrin at the concert played on the piano.

Orchestra musicians playing various instruments - LS., MS. (Synchronous).