Orquestra Imperial

Bruno Borralhinho, Orquestra Gulbenkian, Pedro Neves - Portuguese Music For Cello & Orchestra (2016)

Bruno Borralhinho, Orquestra Gulbenkian, Pedro Neves - Portuguese Music For Cello & Orchestra
Classical, Orchestral | WEB FLAC (tracks) & d. booklet | 65:04 min | 252 MB
Label: Naxos | Tracks: 08 | Rls.date: 2016

This recording brings together for the first time some of Portugal's leading composers in a unique programme dedicated to their works for cello and orchestra. The impressionistic and luxuriant harmonies of Luiz Costa's Poema contrast with Fernando Lopes-Graça's sombre and austere Concerto da Camera, a commission from Mstislav Rostropovich. Luís de Freitas Branco's Cena Lírica is an early, romantically expressive piece, while the Concerto by his eminent pupil Joly Braga Santos is a hauntingly poetic symphonic masterpiece.
Arrigo Barnabé e Orquestra à Base de Sopro de Curitiba - Ao Vivo no teatro Guaira (2011)

Arrigo Barnabé e Orquestra à Base de Sopro de Curitiba - Ao Vivo no teatro Guaira (2011)
RIO / Avant-Prog | DVD-5 + DVDRip + iPod MP4 | DPR, AA001000
DVD-5: NTSC 720x480 (4:3), 6000 Kbps | AC-3, 2ch, 192 Kbps -> 3.85 Gb
DVDRip: MKV, 640x480 (4:3), 1500 Kbps | AAC, 2ch -> 990 Mb
iPod: MP4, 320x240, 900 Kbps | AAC, 2ch, VBR -> 670 Mb
Scans (Jpg, 300dpi) Included

One of the first and most talented proponents of the Vanguarda Paulistana movement (urban classically trained musicians of the city of São Paulo who added erudite experimentations to pop music), Arrigo Barnabé is an internationally awarded composer/arranger with an expressive contribution to Brazilian music…
Universal Empire: A Comparative Approach to Imperial Culture and Representation in Eurasian History (repost)

Universal Empire: A Comparative Approach to Imperial Culture and Representation in Eurasian History by Dr Peter Fibiger Bang and Professor Dariusz Kolodziejczyk
English | ISBN: 1107022673 | 2012 | PDF | 398 pages | 13,3 MB

Imperial Genus: The Formation and Limits of the Human in Modern Korea and Japan  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 23, 2017
Imperial Genus: The Formation and Limits of the Human in Modern Korea and Japan

Imperial Genus: The Formation and Limits of the Human in Modern Korea and Japan by Travis Workman
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0520289595 | 324 Pages | PDF | 8.7 MB

Imperial Genus begins with the turn to world culture and ideas of the generally human in Japan’s cultural policy in Korea in 1919. How were concepts of the human’s genus-being operative in the discourses of the Japanese empire? How did they inform the imagination and representation of modernity in colonial Korea? Travis Workman delves into these questions through texts in philosophy, literature, and social science.

Curse on This Country : The Rebellious Army of Imperial Japan  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at May 23, 2017
Curse on This Country : The Rebellious Army of Imperial Japan

Curse on This Country : The Rebellious Army of Imperial Japan
by Danny Orbach
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1501705288 | 382 Pages | PDF | 4.1 MB
The 'Conquest' of Acadia, 1710: Imperial, Colonial, and Aboriginal Constructions

John G. Reid, Maurice Basque, Elizabeth Mancke, "The 'Conquest' of Acadia, 1710: Imperial, Colonial, and Aboriginal Constructions"
English | 2004 | ISBN: 0802037550 | PDF | pages: 322 | 15.9 mb
Virtuosi Abroad: Soviet Music and Imperial Competition during the Early Cold War, 1945–1958

Virtuosi Abroad: Soviet Music and Imperial Competition during the Early Cold War, 1945–1958 by Kiril Tomoff
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0801453127, 9780801453120, B013UKSFC6 | 256 Pages | PDF | 1.43 MB
Royal Heirs in Imperial Germany: The Future of Monarchy in Nineteenth-Century Bavaria, Saxony and Württemberg

Royal Heirs in Imperial Germany: The Future of Monarchy in Nineteenth-Century Bavaria, Saxony and Württemberg (Palgrave Studies in Modern Monarchy) by Frank Lorenz Müller
English | 3 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 1137551267 | 272 Pages | PDF | 3.85 MB

This book explores the development and viability of Germany’s sub-national monarchies in the decades before their sudden demise in 1918. It does so by focusing on the men who turned out to be the last ones to inherit the crowns of the country’s three smaller kingdoms: Prince Ludwig of Bavaria, Prince Friedrich August of Saxony and Prince Wilhelm of Württemberg.
Emperor and Priest: The Imperial Office in Byzantium (Past and Present Publications)

Emperor and Priest: The Imperial Office in Byzantium (Past and Present Publications) by Gilbert Dagron
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0521801230, 9780521801232 | 356 Pages | PDF | 13.29 MB
Roman Imperial Armour: The production of early imperial military armour (repost)

Roman Imperial Armour: The production of early imperial military armour by David Sim and J. Kaminski
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1842174355 | ISBN-13: 9781842174357 | 336 pages | PDF | 31,4 MB