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The 11th Jerusalem International Chamber Music Festival, under its Musical Director Elena Bashkirova, gives audiences the rare opportunity to listen to a remarkable gathering of distinguished international and Israeli musicians.
Length
135 mins
Prog. No.
5733
In the fifties, Pierre Henry provoked a scandal by inventing Musique Concrète with Pierre Schaeffer. Music was no longer written with notes on a score for instrumentalists but was based on sounds and noises from our environment., collected, edited an…
Length
53 mins
Prog. No.
7773
Shortly after the Wall came down, the Austrian conductor Otmar Suitner ended his long-standing career at the State Opera in East Berlin. Parkinson syndrome was causing his hands to tremble. A conductor who had achieved world fame at Bayreuth could no…
Length
103 mins
Prog. No.
5787
We live in the “renaissance of the piano”, as the New York Times put it in summer. A new generation has made the piano popular again: pianists with a passion for virtuosity and a willingness to expand their repertoire. In addition to the usual classi…
Length
103 mins
Prog. No.
5575
This series of dancer & choreographer portraits gives the viewer a glimpse behind the stages. Each episode follows the choreographer & dancers during the rehearsals for their latest piece and finally shows the performance on stage. Several interviews…
Length
150 mins
Prog. No.
5700
Today’s Classic Archive pays tribute to cello prodigy Jacqueline du Pré, who left an indelible mark on the history of her instrument over the course of her foreshortened career. Born into a musical family, Jacqueline Du Pré is seen here accompanied o…
Length
25 mins
Prog. No.
7492
Mozarts »Zauberflöte« ist nicht nur eine der berühmtesten Opern, sondern zugleich ein aufregendes Märchen. Da gibt es einen tapferen Prinzen und eine schöne Prinzessin, ein furchtbares Ungeheuer, eine böse Zauberin, einen weisen Priester – und schlie…
Length
145 mins
Prog. No.
5550
Michel Legrand ranks amongst the greats of film composing through a distinguished career that spans half-a-century and over 200 films. His attributes range from singer, jazz- pianist, songwriter to conductor, actor, screenwriter and film director - s…
Length
115 mins
Prog. No.
5511
The Gewandhaus Quartet consists of some of Europe's most prestigious musicians and is a favorite in classical music venues around the globe. It is the oldest, uninterrupted existing string quartet in the world. Founded almost 200 years ago, the Leipz…
Length
102 mins
Prog. No.
5457
The Waldbühne in Berlin, one of the most appealing outdoor amphitheatres on the European continent, is the home of the Berliner Philharmoniker's summer concerts. With over 20.000 in attendance, they are some of the most popular classical music concer…
Length
120 mins
Prog. No.
5437